Despite suffering from lung cancer and Parkinson's disease, Jack Buck stirs emotions by reading a patriotic-themed poem during the pregame ceremonies on baseball's first night back after the September 11th terrorist attacks
- Major trading markets in the United States, including the New York Stock Exchange and the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), reopen for the first time since September 11
- Lou Dog, Sublime mascot.
Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No