1. Pujols Moves into 10th Place on All-Time List for Extra-Base Hits

    Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols used a big game against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday to move past Frank Robinson for sole possession of 10th place on MLB 's all-time list for extra-base hits, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter..

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  2. Nationals Play Franchise's Longest Regular-Season Game Since 1989

    The Washington Nationals played an 18-inning marathon against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, marking the franchise's longest regular-season game since 1989, back when the team was still known as the Montreal Expos, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  3. Kane's Hart Trophy Snaps 91-Year American, 48-Year Franchise Droughts

    Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane became the first American-born player to win the NHL 's most prestigious individual award, the Hart Trophy, since Billy Burch last accomplished the feat in 1925, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  4. Ronaldo Becomes 1st to Score in 4 Different European Championships

    Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo became the first-ever footballer to record a goal in four different UEFA European Championships when he found the back of the net during Wednesday's 3-3 draw with Hungary, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  5. Estrada Allows 5 or Fewer Hits in 11th Consecutive Start

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marco Estrada held the Arizona Diamondbacks to two hits over six innings in Tuesday's 4-2 loss, becoming the first pitcher in MLB history to record ...

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  6. Messi Becomes Argentina's All-Time Leading Goalscorer

    Argentina forward Lionel Messi scored the 55th international goal of his career during Tuesday's 4-0 win over the United States in the Copa America semi-final, breaking a tie with ...

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  7. Cubs Starters on Pace for Lowest Combined ERA Since 1919

    The Chicago Cubs starting rotation enters Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a cumulative 2.34 ERA, which would be the lowest combined mark by any team's starters since 1919, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  8. Rockies, Marlins Combine for 8 Solo Home Runs in Game with 8 Runs

    The Colorado Rockies and Miami Marlins played an interesting contest Monday night, setting an MLB record for most home runs (eight) in a game in which all the runs were scored on solo homers, per MLB...

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  9. Jansen Passes Gagne Atop Dodgers' All-Time Saves List

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Kenley Jansen earned his 162nd career save in Monday's 4-1 win over the Washington Nationals , and he passed Eric Gagne to take sole possession ...

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  10. Cabrera Moves into Top 50 of All-Time Home Runs List

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera moved into the top 50 of MLB 's all-time home runs list Monday night, hitting a two-run homer off of Seattle Mariners pitcher Nathan ...

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  11. Jansen Set to Pass Eric Gagne as Dodgers' All-Time Saves Leader

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Kenley Jansen enters the week needing just one more save to pass Eric Gagne for sole possession of first place on the franchise's all-time saves list, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  12. Cubs Hold 2nd-Largest Division Lead on June 19 in Division Era

    The Chicago Cubs enter Monday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 12.5-game lead in the National League Central, making them just one of four teams in the divisional ...

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  13. Cavaliers Become 1st Team to Overcome 3-1 Deficit in NBA Finals

    When the final buzzer sounded at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, following their 93-89 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Sunday, the Cleveland ...

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  14. James Becomes 5th Player to Win Finals MVP 3 or More Times

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was an obvious choice for MVP of the 2016 NBA Finals, and he became the fifth player in league history to win the award three or more times, per NBA...

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  15. James Records 40 Points, 10 Assists in Finals Game for 2nd Time

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James had 41 points and 11 assists in Thursday's 115-101 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals, joining Jerry West as ...

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  16. Curry Breaks Record for Most 3-Pointers (28) in an NBA Finals Series

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry enters Sunday's Game 7 of the NBA Finals having already set a record for the most three-pointers made (28) in a single Finals series, per NBA...

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  17. Ronaldo vs. Zlatan: Which Titan Will Become the Euros' All-Time Leading Scorer?

    With the 2016 UEFA Euro Championship beginning in France, 24 countries set their sights on title glory...

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  18. Story, Seager Competing for Rookie Shortstop Home Run Record

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story and Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager have both broken the MLB record for most home runs before the All-Star break by a rookie shortstop, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN Stats & Info )...

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  19. MLB Sets Record for Most Strikeouts in a Calendar Month

    Those interested in massive offensive numbers, look away. MLB as a whole set a record in May for the most strikeouts in a calendar month, totaling 6,726 to best the previous record of 6,591 set in September 2015, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  20. How the Splash Brothers Fueled the Warriors' Unlikely Finals Appearance

    The Golden State Warriors punched their ticket to the 2016 NBA Finals after being on the brink of elimination at the hands of the Oklahoma City Thunder...

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  21. Real Madrid Becomes 1st Club to Win 5 Straight UCL Final Appearances

    Real Madrid became the first club to win five consecutive Champions League Final appearances with its victory over Atletico Madrid in Saturday's 2016 UCL Final in Milan, per STATS Football ...

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  22. Kershaw Posts Record-Setting 0.52 WHIP in Month of May

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw posted the best single-month WHIP by any starting pitcher (minimum five starts) since 1913, recording a sterling 0.52 mark over his six starts in May, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter...

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  23. Beltran Joins Exclusive Club Upon Recording 2,500th Hit

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran recorded his 2,500th career hit during the fourth inning of Saturday's eventual 9-5 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, thereby joining Barry Bonds, ...

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  24. Thompson Sets NBA Playoff Record with 11 3-Pointers Made

    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson set an NBA playoff record with his 11 three-pointers in Saturday's 108-101 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, becoming the first ...

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  25. Urias Becomes 3rd Teenage Pitcher in Past 20 Years

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias , 19, became only the third teenager in the last 20 years to pitch in a major league game when he stepped onto the mound for the first inning ...

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