When occured: 
Sun, 1962-04-01

On April 1, 1962, the Detroit Tigers sign University of Detroit basketball star Dave DeBusschere. He will pitch effectively in 1962 and ‘63 with the White Sox, but will gain much more fame as a key member of the New York Knicks’ NBA championship teams of 1970 and ‘73…


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