On this day ...
SEPTEMBER 8, 1998 — Mark McGwire broke Roger Maris’ 37-year-old home run record, lining historic No. 62 just over the wall in left field with two outs in the fourth inning. McGwire’s shot off the Chicago Cubs’ Steve Trachsel set off a wild celebration in Busch Stadium.
WOMEN’S COLLEGE SOCCER
UC Santa Barbara at Idaho, 12:30 p.m.
SPORTS ON RADIO
Major League Baseball —Seattle at Houston, 11:10 a.m. PDT, KRLC-AM (1350), KLER-AM (1300), KMAX-AM (840), 710 ESPN
NFL — Cincinnati at Seattle, 1 p.m., KCLK-AM (1430); KCLK-FM (107.3).
SPORTS ON TV
Auto racing — Formula One: The Italian Grand Prix, 6:05 a.m., ESPN2; NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series: qualifying, 7:30 a.m., NBCSN; Monster Energy, Brickyard 400, 11 a.m., NBC.
Running — The 5th Avenue Mile, 9:30 a.m., NBC.
NFL — Rams at Carolina, 10 a.m., Fox; Cincinnati at Seattle, 1 p.m., CBS; N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 1 p.m., Fox; Pittsburgh at New England, 5:15 p.m., NBC.
Tennis — U.S. Open, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., ESPN; WTA: The Hana-cupid, Zhengzhou & Jiangxi Opens, 8 p.m., Tennis.
Horse racing — Saratoga Live, 10 a.m., FS2.
Major League Baseball — Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 10 a.m., TBS; Seattle at Houston, 11:10 a.m., ROOT; Yankees at Boston, 5 p.m., ESPN.
WNBA — Minnesota at Los Angeles, 1 p.m., ESPN2.
College football — Texas-San Antonio at Baylor, 5:30 p.m., ROOT.