Date: 26th September 2000


In Monday's issue, we noted that Bill Mazeroski's illustrious World Series-winning home run occurred before the first presidential debate between Richard Nixon and John Kennedy on Sept. 26, 1960.

While the Nixon-Kennedy debates were the first formal debates ever waged between two candidates for the presidency, Mazeroski's homer actually occurred on Oct. 13, prior to the third exchange between the political contenders.

Source: Studio Briefing