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.

Today

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

TODAY

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.

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