August 1st, 1957 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

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")