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Tigers' Miguel Cabrera Moves into 5th Place on All-Time Franchise Home Runs List

Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera hit a pair of home runs in Monday's 12-1 win over the Cleveland Indians to move into sole possession of fifth place in franchise history, per Lee Sinins of Complete Baseball Encyclopedia. Cabrera, who previously hadn't homered since Aug. Show More Summary

MNF moments, No. 6: Bo runs into tunnel

To celebrate the 45th season of "Monday Night Football," a panel of ESPN.com contributors has selected the 45 most memorable moments in MNF history. Follow along as we reveal one per day and count down to this season's MNF debut. No....Show More Summary

Phillies throw combined no-hitter against Braves

Cole Hamels went six innings, and three relievers helped the Phillies to the 11th combined no-hitter in baseball history. Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to no-hit the Atlanta Braves on Monday, the 11th combined no-hitter in major-league history. Hamels went six innings, but walked five and threw 108 pitches. Show More Summary

Atlantic City's Revel Casino Set to Close

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — It's the most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling: the $2.4-billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel Monday. The casino itself will shut early Tuesday morning. Revel...Show More Summary

A Quick Note About the History of Labor Day That You May Not Realize …

The first Monday of September is upon us, which means that it is Labor Day in the United States (and Labour Day in Canada). Have you ever wondered why North America celebrates Labor Day in September, while many parts of the rest of the world celebrate International Workers’ Day on the first day of May? [ Continue Reading... Show More Summary

A Brief History of Labour Day

SI was going to give you a brief history of Labour Day in North America, and Canada and the United States, in particular, where it is observed as the first Monday of September (and not May 1, which is International Workers’ Day and synonymous with Labour Day in Many Countries), but the LOLCats thought that […]

History of Labor Day is forgotten

Monday is the day to celebrate the American worker and his sacrifices and economic and social achievements.

Phillies' A.J. Burnett Becomes 1st Pitcher with 12-Strikeout Game for 5 Teams

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher A.J. Burnett struck out 12 batters in Monday's 3-2 win over the Washington Nationals, thus becoming the first player in major league history to record a 12-K game with five different teams, per ESPN Stats...Show More Summary

Burning Man Lockdown: What it Was Like on the Inside

BLACK ROCK CITY, NEVADA — For the first time in the 28-year history of the Burning Man event that creates and populates it for one week every year, the city of Black Rock was isolated from civilization for a whole day Monday — with no...Show More Summary

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton Becomes 12th Player with 150 Homers at Age 24

Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton hit his 150th career home run in Monday's 7-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels, thus becoming the 12th player in major-league history with 150 homers through his age-24 season, per MLB Stat of...Show More Summary

Emmys 2014: 'Orange Is the New Black' loses to 'Modern Family' in night's biggest upset

"Modern Family" made Emmy history Monday (Aug.25) by winning the best comedy category for the fifth time in a row at the 66th Emmy Awards. Now, while "Modern Family" is a quality show, we are thinking we need to be sending Emmy voters...Show More Summary

Playboy Debuts Yet Another SFW Site So You'll Read It For the Articles

Because third (or however many this has been) time's the charm, Playboy unveiled a new, safe for work website on Monday. But the history behind them getting to this point might be more interesting than the actual site. Read more...

Myanmar seizes over 2M Ecstasy tablets on trawler

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's navy seized more than 2 million Ecstasy pills on a trawler off the southern coast in what an official said Monday was the biggest haul of the stimulant tablets in the country's history.

Gold coin may be key to solve Sweden's 'Pompeii'

Swedish archaeologists found a rare and valuable golden coin from ancient Rome on Monday. And they think it may explain a key part of the Sweden's history. Archaeologists found the coin on Monday at a site on the island of Öland that's been compared to Italy's Pompeii. Show More Summary

MNF moments, No. 19: Jerry Rice goes wild

To celebrate the 45th season of "Monday Night Football," a panel of ESPN.com contributors has selected the 45 most memorable moments in MNF history. Follow along as we reveal one per day and count down to this season's MNF debut. No....Show More Summary

Monday Mailbag: Kinder Morgan

By Alerian: By Kenny Feng Is it true that, for an entire week, you did not utilize Alerian Insights to comment on one of the highest-profile transactions in the history of the MLP structure despite your organization’s stated objective to equip investors to make informed decisions about MLPs and energy infrastructure? Yikes. Show More Summary

Taylor Swift Has A Long History Of Trying To Rap

Taylor Swift released her new song,"Shake It Off," on Monday, and, while some see the video as offensive, others are focused on the fact that Swift raps in the new tune. Yes, that's right, she raps: "My ex man brought his new girlfriend...Show More Summary

Diamondbacks' Ender Inciarte Has Longest Hit Streak by a Rookie in Team History

Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Ender Inciarte pushed his hitting streak to 18 games with a 10th-inning double in Monday's 5-4 loss to the Washington Nationals, thus extending his own franchise rookie record. Inciarte nearly saw hisShow More Summary

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