15+ years is amazing when so many teams make the playoffs now days.The Sacramento Kings have now ended their streak of missing the postseason that went back to 2006. The torch has been passed for longest active run by a North American (NFL-NBA-MLB-NHL) pro franchise to miss the playoffs to...
...the New York Jets (12 seasons).
Next are the Buffalo Sabres courtesy of the Dan Patrick Show.
There was also a stretch of time in the late 1800's when players could request a high or a low pitch.Major League Baseball allowed balls bouncing over the fence declared as home runs until the rule was changed in 1931. Supposedly Babe Ruth never had a bounce over the fence home run.
Voyager 2 was launched before Voyager 1. A five-year mission, that's still going (but it won't be for too much longer...)Voyager 1 was launched September of 1977
As of August 2022 it was 14.6 billion miles away from our planet.