August 1887 in Sport

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Events in Sport

  • 21st Mighty (Dan) Casey struck-out in a game with NY Giants
  • 30th 7th U.S. Men's National Championship: Richard Sears beats Henry Slocum (6-1, 6-3, 6-2)

Birthdays in Sport

  • 2nd Tommy Ward, Former South African cricketer (d. 1936)
  • 6th Dudley Benjafield, British racing driver (d. 1957)
  • 24th Harry Hooper, American baseball player (d. 1974)