Deaths in Sport in September 1989

  • 1st A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51
  • 2nd A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51
  • 10th Jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered
  • 14th Edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies
  • 15th Harry Cave, cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies
  • 19th Willie Steele, American Olympic gold medalist (b. 1923)
  • 20th Richie Ginther, American racing driver (b. 1930)
  • 29th A A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90