On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Nolan Ryan strikes out 300 batters for 5th straight year

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • NY Cosmos defeat Seattle Sounders, 2-1, at Civic Stadium in Portland Ore, winning their 2nd North American Soccer League championship
  • NY Yankee Ron Guidry faces just 28 men & beats Texas Rangers 1-0