Historical Events on May 2, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles sign a 15 year lease to remain in Baltimore and get a new park
  • David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow" premieres in NYC

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Jackson Pollock's "Search" sold for $4,800,000

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Reds manager Pete Rose is suspended for 30 days for pushing an ump

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose