Ian has officially made landfall in Cuba as a strong Cat 3 hurricane with 125mph winds. Tuesday’s 5 a.m. update from the National Hurricane Center has Ian making landfall directly over Tampa Bay as a Cat 3 hurricane on Thursday - which is a worst-case scenario for the city.
Bryce Elder threw a six-hit shutout for his first career complete game, and the Atlanta Braves defeated Washington 8-0 to close within one game of the first-place New York Mets in the NL East and hand the Nationals their 100th loss of the season.
Using data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Stacker summarized the last 100 hurricane seasons in the Atlantic Basin. Read on to learn which years and storms broke records over the last century.
Ronald Acuña singled home the go-ahead run in the 11th inning and the Atlanta Braves stayed close in the NL East race, outlasting the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 in a game that took over six hours to complete because of a two-hour rain delay.