Events in Sport for October 1969

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Events 1 - 15 of 15

4th - Baseball's 1st divisional playoff games, Mets beat Braves 9-5 & Orioles beat Twins 4-3 in 12 innings
5th - Carol Mann wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational
5th - Tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal
6th - MLB American League Championship: Baltimore Orioles beat Minnesota Twins, 3 games to 0
6th - MLB National League Championship: New York Mets sweep Atlanta Braves, 3 games to 0
14th - T Agee & Ed Kranepool HR, Tommie Agee makes 2 great catches, Mets win Baseball World Series 5-0
15th - Madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)
15th - NY Met Ron Swoboda's spectacular diving catch of sinking liner with runners at 1st & 3rd in 9th, Mets win in 10th in World Series game
15th - Oriole Earl Weaver becomes 1st manager ejected in a World Series
16th - 100-1 shot NY Mets beat Orioles 5-3 & win 66th World Series in 5
16th - Met Cleon Jones awarded 1st base when shoe polish on ball proves he is hit by a pitch, he scores on a HR in World Series
LPGA Golfer Mary MillsLPGA Golfer Mary Mills 19th - Mary Mills wins LPGA Quality Chekd Golf Classic
19th - 20th Formula One WDC: Jackie Stewart wins by 26 points
24th - Hanif, Mushtaq & Sadiq Mohammad start their only Test Cricket together
26th - Carol Mann wins LPGA Corpus Christi Civitan Golf Open

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