From BR Bullpen
- Ichiro Suzuki (pictured) collects his 4,257th hit as a major leaguer, counting his time in Nippon Pro Baseball and Major League Baseball, passing Pete Rose for the all-time mark.
- High school outfielder Mickey Moniak is selected first overall by the Phillies in the 2016 amateur draft.
- The L&D Amsterdam Pirates win the 2016 European Champions Cup for their first European title. Kenny Berkenbosch wins the MVP.
- Max Scherzer ties the major league record with 20 strikeouts in a nine-inning game.
- Rick van den Hurk sets a Nippon Pro Baseball record for winning streak to open a career at 14-0.