By Pro Sports Outlook, The Front Office for Fans
Aug 29, 2019

‘Today in Sports’ is a continuously updated daily article showcasing the real headlines only (none of the noise), all of the top highlights, interesting facts from around the NFL, NBA, & MLB, as well as the main games worth watching, the best performances of the day (posted at the end of the day), significant birthdays, and a quick recap of notable events on this day in sports history. 

PICK OF THE PRESESON

What a play by Jalen Guyton

Polar Bear can play defense too

Caratini carried the Cubs on Thursday

Yaz with the full extension grab

Career high 25th HR for Altuve

Joe Kelly’s 2-seamers are lethal

Backup QB out here hurdling dudes

John Wolford was making plays

CJ Beathard made an impression

Geno Smith drops it in the bucket

Cardale Jones dime for 6

Dwayne Haskins looking impressive

Will Grier drops in the 35yd TD

Rudolph drops in the dime

Giants QBs can’t stop throwing dimes

Jayrone Elliott turning defense into offense

Best Hornets finishes of 2018-19

Longest NBA shots of the season

Longest NBA assists of 2018-19

[See More]

[Player of the Day] C Victor Caratini, CHC (@NYM): 3-4, 2 HR, 4 RBI, 2 R

SP Mike Clevinger, CLE (@DET): 8 IP, 0 ER, 4 H, 10 K, 0 BB, W

SS Kevin Newman, PIT (@COL): 4-4, 2 HR, 4 RBI, 2 R, 1 2B

SP Robert Duggar, MIA (v.CIN): 7 IP, 0 ER, 3 H, 7 K, 1 BB, ND

SP Chris Paddack, SD (@SF): 7 IP, 1 ER, 5 H, 8 K, 0 BB, W

NFL: CB Rasul Douglas, Philadelphia Eagles (turns 24)

NFL: OT Mike McGlinchey, San Francisco 49ers (25)

MLB: SP Noah Syndergaard, New York Mets (27)

NFL: DB Damarious Randall, Cleveland Browns (27)

MLB: OF Chris Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers (29)

NBA: PF David West, Retired in 2018 (39)

NFL: RB Jamal Lewis, Retired in 2010 (40)

MLB: SP Roy Oswalt, Retired in 2013 (42)

2018: Aaron Rodgers became the highest-paid player in NFL history with a four-year extension from Green Bay

1993: George Brett recorded his 200th career stolen base, becoming just the third player in MLB history with 3,000 hits, 300 home runs, and 200 stolen bases

1987: Nolan Ryan surpassed 200 strikeouts on the season for the 11th time, an MLB record

1974: Moses Malone became the very first player in NBA/ABA history to turn pro directly out of high school

1965: With his 17th home run of the month, Willie Mays set a new NL record

[See More Today in Sports]

Like this article? Share with friends!

Latest Posts