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On this Day in Sports History September 7

On this Day in Sports History September 7

MLB

On this day in 1923, Howard Ehmke of the Red Sox no-hit the A’s, 4-0.

On this day in 1984, Dwight Gooden recorded his 228th strikeout of the season, setting a NL rookie record.

On this day in 1997, Ken Griffey Jr. recorded his 50th home run of the season, becoming the 22nd player to achieve the feat.

On this day in 1998, Mark McGwire tied Roger Maris‘ single season home run mark, hitting his 61st of the season.

On this day in 2001, Shawn Green hit his 44th home run of the season, setting a Dodgers franchise record.

On this day in 2005, Dontrelle Willis became the first pitcher in Marlins history to win 20 games in a season.

On this day in 2010, Milwaukee Brewers closer Trevor Hoffman recorded his 600th career save against Cardinals.

College Football

On this day in 1991, BYU quarterback Ty Detmer set NCAA record for passing yards at 11,606.

NFL

On this day in 1986, Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino throws his 100th career touchdown pass, becoming the fastest QB to reach the feat.

 

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