By Pro Sports Outlook, The Front Office for Fans
Sep 04, 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. 

Ketel Marte explodes for Grand Slam

Unreal play by Berriors on the mound

Jorge Soler has KC’s 1st 40-HR season

Rookie covers a lot of ground

Go ahead 2-run shot in the 8th

Pitchers who rake: .353/.421/.588

Cano’s back in the fold

Nolan being Nolan, what’s new?

Sean Murphy’s 1st hit is a HR 🙌

Game saving snag by Oscar

Walter Payton highlight clip

The Cowboys franchise RB

Top 10 Bears-Packers Rivalry

Down 2, PIT walks off in the 9th

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[Player of the Day] OF Mookie Betts, BOS (v.MIN): 4-5, 2 HR, 5 RBI, 2 R; Most 4-hit, 5-RBI games in team history

SP Zac Gallen, ARZ (v.SD): 7 IP, 0 ER, 1 H, 8 K, 1 BB, W

SP Eduardo Rodriguez, BOS (v.MIN): 7 IP, 0 ER, 5 H, 8 K, 4 BB, W

OF Kevin Pillar, SF (@STL): 4-5, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 R

SS Ketel Marte, ARZ (v.SD): 3-4, 1 HR, 4 RBI, 1 R

NFL: DE Marcus Davenport, New Orleans Saints (turns 23)

MLB: SS Andrelton Simmons, Los Angeles Angels (30)

NFL: OLB Nigel Bradham, Philadelphia Eagles (30)

MLB: RP Pat Neshek, Philadelphia Phillies (39)

MLB: C Mike Piazza, Hall of Fame (51)

1998: The New York Yankees reached 100 wins on the earliest date in MLB history

1995: Robin Ventura became the first player in 25 years (8th player ever) to hit two grand slams in the same game

1994: Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino threw 5 touchdown passes against the Patriots, setting a new NFL record with his 18th game of 4+ touchdown passes

1988: The NFL’s Cardinals played their very first game as the “Phoenix Cardinals”

1985: With 2 more home runs against the Padres, Mets catcher Gary Carter tied an MLB record with 5 home runs over a 2-game stretch

1928: The Boston Braves began a stretch of nine consecutive days of doubleheaders

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