Another instance of one blog post inspiring another. I posted this a couple of weeks ago: Now at the VORG, which date(s) in #MLB history featured the most common final score? http://t.co/jmCfFt2o05 #dougkern #espn — Diane Firstman (@dianagram) September 11, 2015 And then friend of the VORG @BravesStats chimed in: @dianagram Related request: Consecutive games … Read moreMost Consecutive Games with Same Score (one team)
Friend of the VORG Doug Kern from ESPN tweeted out the following a week ago … This is the first day in baseball history where four games ended with a final score of 9-4. Only time I even found three was May 5, 1995. — Doug Kern (@dakern74) September 3, 2015 Which I responded to: … Read moreHere are today’s scores … 2-1, 2-1, 2-1, 2-1, 2-1 and 2-1.
One cool aspect of an otherwise lackluster Super Bowl was the final score (43-8). Apparently it was the first game in NFL history to end with that specific score. That got the VORG wondering which results have never occurred in MLB history. Culling the game scores from 1900-2013, here are the final scores we’ve … Read moreRarest Scores in MLB History