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What’s Happening in Sports: July 7, 2022

What’s Happening in Sports: July 7, 2022

July 7th, 2022 features an MLB Thursday with 13 contests highlighted by two classic rivals colliding as Gerrit Cole‘s Yankees visit Rafael Devers‘ Red Sox. Ronald Acuna‘s red-hot Braves try to sweep Nolan Arenado‘s Cards. Two struggling squads battle as Joe Musgrove‘s Padres play SF, while Vlad Guerrero‘s Blue Jays face Julio Rodriguez‘s streaking Mariners. NBA Summer League is in full swing as prospects attempt to prove themselves, plus the NFL world reacts to the Browns trading Baker Mayfield to the Panthers. 

See everything that happened in sports on this day in recent years:

– What happened on July 7, 2021 ft. Shohei Ohtani setting the all-time record for home runs (32) by a Japanese-born player

– What happened on July 7, 2020 ft. HC Andy Reid stating he may coach through Mahomes entire 10-year contract after KC’s Championship

– What happened on July 7, 2019 ft. an exciting MLB Futures game coming down to the final out.  

 

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN SPORTS OVERVIEW: This daily sports post includes real headlines only (no clickbait rumors), all of the best highlights, interesting facts & records from around the NFL, NBA, & MLB, the main games to watch, notable birthdays, and a quick recap of significant events on this day in sports history. 

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Jul 06, 2022
Carolina Panthers acquired QB Baker Mayfield from the Cleveland Browns for a 2024 5th Rd Pick that could turn into a 4th if Mayfield plays 70% of snaps. Baker trimmed $3.5M in guaranteed salary with the Browns paying $10.5M of his salary and the Panthers only owing him $5M GTD

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Jul 05, 2022
Oklahoma City Thunder #2 overall pick Chet Holmgren impressed during his Summer League debut with 23 PTS and a historic combination of BLK (6) & 3’s (4)

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Jul 05, 2022
Brooklyn Nets signed F TJ Warren to a 1-year deal after he missed most of the last 2 seasons with due to foot injuries

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Jul 04, 2022
After Seiya Suzuki’s rare 9th inning go-ahead inside-the-park HR, the Brewers tied it up to force extras where former-Cubs C Victor Caratini got sweet revenge on his old team with the walk-off 3-run HR

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Jul 04, 2022
Byron Buxton & Gio Urshela recorded the 1st 8-5 (CF to 3B) triple-play in MLB history

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Jul 03, 2022
Houston Astros set a franchise record with 20 Ks during a 9-inning game as Jeremy Pena’s walk-off HR led HOU over the Angels to complete the sweep

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Jul 03, 2022
Chicago Bulls signed 2018 All-Star PG Goran Dragic to a 1y/$2.9M deal

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Jul 02, 2022
Charlotte Hornets re-signed G/F Cody Martin on a 4y/$32M deal

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Jul 01, 2022
Minnesota Timberwolves acquired 3x All-Star C Rudy Gobert from the Utah Jazz for G Patrick Beverley, G Malik Beasley, F Jarred Vanderbilt, C Walker Kessler, SF Leandro Bolmaro, 2023, 2025, & 2027 unprotected 1st Rd Picks, and a 2029 top-5 protected 1st Rd pick

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Jul 01, 2022
Boston Celtics acquired G Malcolm Brogdon from the Indiana Pacers for C Daniel Theis, G/F Aaron Nesmith, PF Malik Fitts, F/G Nik Staukas, F Juwan Morgan, & a 2023 top-12 protected 1st Rd Pick (turns into a 2nd Rd pick if top-12)

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BAKER’S BROWNS RECORDS

 

OHTANI IS OUTSTANDING

 

IGLESIAS GETTING FANCY

 

UNREAL PLAY BY THESE 2

 

WHITE SOX WIN SLUGFEST

 

GREAT DEBUT FOR CHET

 

O’S WILD WIN VS. TEXAS

 

WARREN HAS POTENTIAL

 

WHAT A PLAY BY REYNOLDS

 

WALK-OFF ENDS SHUTOUT

 

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Jul 06, 2022
Baker Mayfield’s Browns records: Consecutive seasons (4) of 3,000+ PASS YDS – Consecutive GP (5) of 250+ PASS YDS – PASS YDS (14,125) & PASS TD (92) in 1st 4 seasons – 2,500+ PASS YDS each in 1st 4 seasons

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Jul 06, 2022
Baker Mayfield’s Browns rookie records: QB Wins (6), PASS YDS (3,725), PASS TD (27), & CMP (310) – PASS RTG (93.7) & CMP% (63.8) [min 200 ATT] – PASS YDS (397), CMP (29), or CMP% (85) in 1 GP – GP of 2+ (9) & 3+ (4) PASS TD

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Jul 06, 2022
Baker Mayfield is the only QB with multiple career losses when scoring 42+ PTS on offense in NFL history and has done so 3x. Baker Mayfield has a 1-3 career NFL regular-season record when scoring 42+ PTS (only win vs. Cowboys in 2020 NFL Week 4: 49-38)

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Jul 06, 2022
Most PASS TD by a rookie in Cleveland Browns history: 1. 2018 Baker Mayfield (27), 2. 1946 Otto Graham (17), 3. 1999 Tim Couch (15), 4. 2012 Brandon Weeden (14), 5. 2017 Deshon Kizer (11)

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Jul 06, 2022
Shohei Ohtani is the 1st player to record 10+ Ks/2+ RBI/1+ SB during 1 GP in MLB history

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Jul 06, 2022
Aaron Judge is the 1st player to record 30+ HR before the All-Star break multiple times in New York Yankees history [ASG began in 1933]

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Jul 06, 2022
New York Yankees recorded their largest Shutout win (16-0) in franchise history since 1960

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Jul 05, 2022
Chet Holmgren is the 1st player to record 5+ BLK & 4+ 3PM during 1 Summer League game in NBA history

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Jul 05, 2022
Chet Holmgren recorded the most BLK (6) during 1 GP in Utah summer league history

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Jul 05, 2022
Baltimore Orioles are the 1st team to allow a game-tying or go-ahead HR during the 7th, 8th, & 9th innings and yet still win the game

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NFL: WR Chase Claypool, Pittsburgh Steelers (turns 24)

MLB: OF Franmil Reyes, Cleveland Guardians (27)

MLB: 1B Nate Lowe, Texas Rangers (27)

NFL: K Will Lutz, New Orleans Saints (28)

NFL: OT Matt Feiler, Los Angeles Chargers (30)

MLB: SP Satchel Paige, Hall of Fame (116)

2008: Milwaukee Brewers acquired impending free-agent SP CC Sabathia from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for 4 players, including OF Michael Brantley. Sabathia went on to finish 5th in NL Cy Young voting despite only half a season where he went 11-2 with a 1.65 ERA over 130.2 IP

2005: Colorado Rockies 1B Todd Helton passed Larry Walker for the most HR (258) in Rockies franchise history. Helton extended his record to 369 which still stands today

1998: Coors Field was home to the highest-scoring All-Star Game in MLB history as the AL won 13-8

1994: Los Angeles Dodgers signed future HOF 3B Adrian Beltre as an amateur international free agent. Beltre quickly became an impact player for LA as he led the MLB in Home Runs with 48 during 2004 at age-25

1978: The NBA officially approved a “franchise swap” between the owners of the Buffalo Braves and Boston Celtics. The Braves ended up relocating to San Diego just a few years later and were renamed the “Clippers”

1974: Milwaukee Brewers 3B Don Money set an MLB record by completing his 78th consecutive errorless game at 3B 

1948: Cleveland Indians signed Negro League SP Satchel Paige on his 42nd bday, who pitched 2 seasons for CLE in a multi-dimensional role before pitching for the St. Louis Browns during their last 3 years pre-move to Baltimore. Paige then became the oldest player in MLB history at 58 in 1965 (12 years after final GP)

1900: Boston Beaneaters SP Kid Nichols won his 300th career game 2 months before his 31st birthday, making him the youngest to reach the mark

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