August 1st, 1957 in Sport

Day of Week: Thursday

Events in Sport


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Gil Hodges hits his NL record 13th career grand slam (Last by Bkln)

MLB First Baseman Gil Hodges
MLB First Baseman
Gil Hodges
  • Glen Gorbous throws a baseball a record 136 m (445'10")

Birthdays in Sport

  • Glen Gorbous, Canada, longest throw of a regulation baseball (445'10")