Michelangelo starts working on David, the automobile claims its first fatality in America, the National Guard storms Attica, and the U.S. zeroes in on Osama bin Laden as the prime 9/11 suspect, all on this day.
2008: Los Angeles Angels pitcher Francisco Rodriguez records his 58th save of the season to break the major-league single-season record set by Chicago White Sox reliever Bobby Thigpen in 1990. Rodriguez would go on to record a total of 62 saves for the season, a record that still stands.
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