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On this date in 1938, Lou Gehrig hit his 23rd and final career grand slam off Buck Ross in the first inning of an 11-3 Yankees win at Philadelphia's Shibe Park. The 23 career grand slams would stand as a Major League record for 74 years before Alex Rodriguez broke it in 2013.

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View Full Game Coverage On this date in 1938, Lou Gehrig hit his 23rd and final career grand slam off Buck Ross in the first inning of an 11-3 Yankees win at Philadelphia's Shibe Park. The 23 career grand slams would stand as a Major League record for 74 years before Alex Rodriguez broke it in 2013.

Jamal Collier is an associate reporter for MLB.com.

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