What Happened on August 3, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Chicago Bears beat Dallas Cowboys 17-6 in London, England (NFL expo)
  • Discovery in Orbital Processing Facility is powered up for STS-26
  • Jack Morris ties AL record with 5 wild pitches in a 4-2 lose
  • Twins Joe Niekro is caught with a file on the mound & is ejected