March 1927 in Sport

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Events in Sport

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2nd - Babe Ruth becomes highest paid baseball player ($70,000 per year)

Birthdays in Sport

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2nd - Roger Walkowiak, French cyclist
4th - Dick Savitt, American tennis player
9th - Jack Jensen, baseball player (AL MVP 1958)
14th - Bill Rexford, auto racer
18th - George Plimpton, sports writer (Paper Lion), born in NYC, New York
19th - Richie Ashburn, baseball infielder (Philadelphia Phillies)/sportscaster
22nd - George Thoms, cricketer (1 Test Aust against WI 1952, scored 16 & 28)
23rd - John Logan, Endicott, NY, MLB shortstop (Boston and Milwaukee Braves), (d. 2013)
25th - Leslie Claudius, India, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)
30th - Wally Grout, cricketer (great Aussie wicket-keeper)

Deaths in Sport

Results 1 - 2 of 2

3rd - J.G. Parry-Thomas, Welsh motor-racing driver (b. 1884)
27th - Joe Start, American baseball player (b. 1842)


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