Bowie Kuhn suspends Ferguson Jenkins indefinitely due to a drug arrest in late August.
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Pete Rose gets two hits, including a historic single to tie Ty Cobb's career record of 4,191 hits. The game will be suspended due to darkness, which will enable the Reds' player-manager to break the record at home.
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In a 6-0 victory over the Twins, George Brett records his 2,500th career hit.
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Darryl Strawberry, the Mets all-time home run leader (252), ends his eight-year tenure with New York and signs a five-year free-agent deal with his hometown Dodgers.
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Pete Sampras defeats Michael Chang in straight sets (6-1, 6-4, 7-6) for his ninth career Grand Slam title.
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Mark McGwire connects off Cub hurler Steve Trachsel and sends a 341-foot line-drive over the left field fence for his historic 62nd home run, breaking the single-season home run record set in 1961 by Roger Maris.