October 1884 in Sport

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Events in Sport

  • 3rd 24th British Golf Open: Jack Simpson shoots a 160 at Prestwick Golf Club
  • 22nd Sporting Life announces that both pennant winners will meet in 3 game series Oct 23-25 at Polo Grounds NYC to determine baseball champion
  • 23rd 1st World Series OKed by AA, Providence (NL) beats NY Mets (AA) 6-0
  • 25th 1st World Series OK by AA, Providence (NL) sweeps NY Mets (AA) in 3

Birthdays in Sport

  • 6th Lloyd Spooner, US, marksman (Olympic-4 gold/1 silver/2 bronze-1920)
  • 10th C "Ormy" C Pearse, cricketer (3 Tests for S Afr in Australia 1910-11)