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October 7th- Walter Payton passes Jim Brown as NFL’s career rushing leader

October 7th- Walter Payton passes Jim Brown as NFL’s career rushing leader

October 7, 2019

On this day in 1984 Walter Payton passed Jim Brown as the all time rushing leader. Payton is currently ranked 2nd with 16,726 yards, Only behind Emmitt...

October 6th- Michael Jordan announces first retirement

October 6th- Michael Jordan announces first retirement

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

October 6, 2019

On this day in 1993 Michael Jordan announced his first retirement. He would play minor league baseball for the Chicago White Sox for the 1994 season and...

October 5th- Ty Cobb steals 96th base

October 5th- Ty Cobb steals 96th base

October 5, 2019

On this day in 1915 Ty Cobb stole his 96th base of the 1915 season. This season ranks 26th on the all time list for most stolen bases.

October 4th- Willie Mays ends Whitey Ford’s consecutive scoreless innings streak in world series

October 4th- Willie Mays ends Whitey Ford’s consecutive scoreless innings streak in world series

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

October 4, 2019

On this day in 1962 Willie May's ended Whitey Ford's consecutive scoreless innings streak in world series. Ford had thrown 33 consecutive innings without...

October 3rd- Patriots win 18th consecutive game

October 3rd- Patriots win 18th consecutive game

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

October 3, 2019

On this day in 2004 the Patriots won their 18th consecutive game. They went on to win the superbowl

October 2nd- Hank Aaron hits final home run with Braves

October 2nd- Hank Aaron hits final home run with Braves

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

October 2, 2019

On this day in 1974 Hank Aaron hit his final home runs with the Braves. He hit 733 home runs in a Braves uniform.

October 1st- Babe Ruth calls his shot

October 1st- Babe Ruth calls his shot

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

October 1, 2019

On this day in 1932 Babe Ruth called his shot. According to legend Babe Ruth pointed to the seats to show he was going to hit a home run. He proceeded...

September 30th-Larry Bird marries longtime girlfriend Dinah Mattingly

September 30th-Larry Bird marries longtime girlfriend Dinah Mattingly

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

September 30, 2019

On this day in 1989, Larry Bird married his longtime girlfriend Dinah Mattingly. They are still together to this day.

September 29th- Warren Moon sacked record 12 times

September 29th- Warren Moon sacked record 12 times

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

September 29, 2019

On this day in 1985 Warren Moon got sacked 12 times by the Dallas Cowboy’s defense. he is tied with Donovan McNabb for most times sacked in a game with...

September 28th- Nolan Ryan throws 3rd no hitter

September 28th- Nolan Ryan throws 3rd no hitter

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

September 28, 2019

On this day in 1974 Nolan Ryan threw his 3rd no hitter. He finished his career with seven no hitters, which is the most all time.

September 27th- Tim Raines first since Ty Cobb to steal 70 bases and drive in 70 runs

September 27th- Tim Raines first since Ty Cobb to steal 70 bases and drive in 70 runs

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

September 27, 2019

On this day in 1983 Tim Raines became the first player since Ty Cobb to steal 70 bases and drive in 70 runs. Raines was inducted into the hall of fame...

September 26th- Wilt Chamberlain signs with the ABA San Diego Conquistadors

September 26th- Wilt Chamberlain signs with the ABA San Diego Conquistadors

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

September 26, 2019

On this day in 1973 NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain signed with the ABA San Diego Conquistadors. The year before he had a statline of 13 points, 18 rebounds...

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