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1905 — Harry Payne Whitney's Tanya becomes the second filly to win the Belmont Stakes. Ruthless was the first filly to win the Belmont, in 1867. Whitney would also win the Kentucky Derby with a filly, Regret, in 1915.
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1918 — Cleveland's Stan Coveleski pitched 19 innings in the Indians' 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees. Former pitcher Joe Wood hit a home run for the win.
- NC State beats Miami 5-4 in 12 to earn ACC title game berth
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Preston Palmeiro doubled in the 12th inning and raced around to score the winning run on a throwing error, and North Carolina State clinched a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship game by beating Miami 5-4 on Friday night.
- Kravetz throws shutout, Illinois beats Michigan State 2-0
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — John Kravetz threw his first career shutout and top-seeded Illinois stayed alive in the Big Ten Tournament by beating Michigan State 2-0 on Friday night.
- Oklahoma stays alive, beats Kansas St. 3-1 in Big 12 tourney
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Robert Tasin hit a go-ahead single with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, and Oklahoma edged Kansas State 3-1 on Friday night in a pool play elimination game in the Big 12 Tournament.