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What’s Happening in Sports: August 14, 2022

What’s Happening in Sports: August 14, 2022

2021: Arizona Diamondbacks SP Tyler Gilbert threw a no-hitter throughout his 1st occupation GS (some thing that hadn’t been carried out in 70 several years) as the 8th no-hitter of the 2021 MLB period that broke the solitary-year Modern-day Period record and was finally extended to 9

2019: Los Angeles Angels DH Albert Pujols became the all-time Hits leader amid international-born gamers (3,167), surpassing Adrian Beltre’s record. Pujols prolonged the report to 3,345 which even now stands these days

2019: Brooklyn Nets operator Mikhail Prokhorov sold his 51% of the workforce with a valuation of $2.35B, the most significant valuation for a sports franchise sale at the time

1986: Cincinnati Reds 1B Pete Rose recorded his 4,256th and closing profession base Strike, which even now stands as the MLB all-time occupation Hits document (65 over 2nd place Ty Cobb

1982: Philadelphia Phillies 1B Pete Rose passed Hank Aaron with his 12,365th at-bat to develop into MLB’s all-time AB chief. Rose completed his profession with 14,053 AB which is in excess of 1,500 far more than any other player in historical past

1959: The 1st meeting to manage the American Soccer League was held in Chicago, in which 6 charter franchises were granted to New York (Titans), Dallas (Texans), Denver (Broncos), Houston (Oilers), Los Angeles (Chargers), and Minneapolis (Vikings, who would leave for the NFL)

1932: In a 2-1 victory about the New York Giants, Brooklyn Dodgers RP Jack Quinn grew to become the oldest pitcher to document a victory in MLB history at 49 years old