This Day in Sports  History April 18, 2012

1950- Yankees win 15-10 after trailing Red Sox 9-0 in sixth. 

1962- Boston Celtics win NBA Finals vs. LA Lakers in seven games.   

1966- Bill Russell becomes first black NBA coach. 

1982- Atlanta Braves win record 11 straight opening day games. 

1987- Mike Schmidt hit 500th home run. 

1995- Joe Montana retires.