This Day In History: 2000-05-16

May 16, 1954: Ted Williams returns to the lineup after breaking his collarbone in spring training and goes 3-4 in the first game of a doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers and 5-5, including a double and two home runs in the nightcap; despite Ted’s seven RBI, the Red Sox lose both ends of the doubleheader, falling 8.5 games out of first place.

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