On this Day in Sports History November 21
On this day in 1977, Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton set a record when he ran for 275 yards against the Minnesota Vikings.
On this day in 1990, Moses Malone of the Atlanta Hawks became the seventh player in history to record 25,000 career points.
On this day in 1996, Los Angeles Clippers coach Bill Fitch became first NBA head coach to lose 1,000 games.
On this day in 1972, Carlton Fisk of the Boston Red Sox became the first player to unanimously win the AL Rookie of the Year Award.
On this day in 2011, Detroit Tigers righty Justin Verlander won the AL MVP Award with a 24-5 record and a 2.40 ERA.