Yankee outfielder Roger Maris ties Babe Ruth's 34-year-old single season home run record with his 60th when he homers off Oriole Jack Fisher.
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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Bob Gibson throws his 13th shutout of the season to finish the season 22-9 with a 1.12 ERA.
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Payne Stewart and John Cook
At the 30th Ryder Cup, the U.S. beats Europe, 15-13, at The Belfry, England.
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By striking out 13 A's in 10 innings of a 3-2, extra inning loss, Randy Johnson becomes the 12th pitcher this century to strike out 300 batters in a season.
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In a 5-2 loss to the Orioles at Fenway, Red Sox reliever Dennis Eckersley pitches in his 1,071st game, breaking Hoyt Wilhelm's major league mark for the most career pitching appearances.
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As a result of an internet poll, Marc Ecko donates Barry Bonds' record-breaking 756th home run to the Baseball Hall of Fame branded with an asterisk. The fashion designer, who made the announcement on The Today Show, revealed 47% voted for the ball to be marked, with another 34% voting to donate it unchanged, and 19% to send the historic homer into outer space.
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Also born on this day:<br><br>Kevin Kennedy (1954) <br>Rich Gedman (1959) <br>Craig Heyward (1966) <br>Craig Janney (1967) <br>Henrik and Daniel Sedin (1980)
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