Wacky Wednesday

September 9, 2007
The Brew crew starts the game with a bang literally. They become the third team ever to hit three consecutive home runs to open a game against the Reds.
September 9, 1960
The American Football League plays its first ever game. Boston defeats Denver 13-10.

September 8, 2009
After defeating Radek Stepanek in quite easy fashion, Novak Djokovic looks for another challenger. John McEnroe gladly steps in…

September 8, 2008
The Red Sox break the consecutive sellout streak with their 456th straight sellout.
September 8, 2002
The Houston Texans win their inaugural game against the Dallas Cowboys. They become the second expansion team ever to win their first game.

September 6, 2009
Chris Young hits three home runs, but his team gets trounced by the Rockies 13-5.

September 5, 2002
Mike Maroth has the dubious honor of becoming the first pitcher since 1980 to record 20 losses in a single season.

September 4, 2002
The A’s record a record 20th straight win in front of 55,000 fans.
September 4, 1994
Dan Marino records his 18th game of four-or-more touchdowns, the most in the history of the NFL.

September 3, 2009
LeGarrette Blount of Oregon nails Boise State DE Byron Hout after a 19-8 loss on opening night of the college football season. Blount, some say the second best NFL prospect at tailback, gets suspended by Oregon for the rest of the season.
September 3, 2009
Jon Garland records a win for the Diamondbacks and a win against the Dbacks in a span of one week – the first time ever that’s happened.
September 3, 2006
The Fish work their way from 20 games under .500 all the way back. They become the first team since 1899 to reach .500 after falling 20 games under.


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