2020: Seattle Mariners OF Kyle Lewis made the biggest play of his American League ROY campaign by robbing Oakland A’s OF Ramon Laureano of a Grand Slam while hitting a memorable ‘giddy up’ celebration afterward

2003: Baltimore Ravens RB Jamal Lewis set the single-game NFL rushing record with 295 RUSH YDS against the Cleveland Browns (also adding 2 TD). His record stood until a rookie Adrian Peterson ran for 296 yards in 2007

1994: Due to the work stoppage, MLB officially decided to cancel the remainder of the season and the World Series. It remains the only World Series to not be played since it’s inception in 1904

1990: Seattle Mariners OFs Ken Griffey Sr. and Jr. hit back-to-back home runs in the 1st inning against the California Angels, an unprecedented feat in MLB history

1987: Toronto Blue Jays hit an MLB-record 10 HR in an 18-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles while SS Cal Ripken’s streak of 8,243 consecutive innings was snapped in the 8th inning after being replaced by Ron Washington. Toronto’s 10 HR still stands as the MLB record

1986: Los Angeles Raiders RB and Kansas City Royals OF Bo Jackson hit the longest HR (475 ft) in Royals Stadium history for his 1st career HR and only HR of his 1986 debut season. Jackson then hit 20+ HR each of the next 4 seasons

1986: San Francisco Giants 3B Bob Brenly, normally a catcher, set an MLB record with 4 errors in the 4th inning at the hot corner, but hit 2 HRs including the game-winner in a 7-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves

1975: Milwaukee Brewers SS Robin Yount broke Mel Ott’s record with his 245th game played as a teenager (19 years old) which still stands as the most career games played before turning 20 years in MLB history

1968: Detroit Tigers SP Denny McLain earned his 30th victory of the season, becoming the 1st to reach the mark since 1934 and the most recent MLB pitcher to do so





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