Events in Sport for May 1989

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Events 1 - 23 of 23

1st - Jockey Chris Antley ends record of 64 consecutive winning days
6th - 115th Kentucky Derby: Pat Valenzuela on Sunday Silence wins in 2:05
7th - Juli Inkster wins LPGA Crestar Golf Classic
8th - Paul McCartney releases remake of "Ferry Cross the Mersey" in aid of those affected by the Hillsborough disaster, which claimed the lives of 95 Liverpool football fans
9th - NY Mets Kevin Elster, errors after 88 errorless games at shortstop
9th - NY Mets Rick Cerone, errors after 159 errorless games as catcher
10th - NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Calgary Flames beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 1
11th - NHL Prince of Wales Conference Final: Montreal Canadians beat Philadelphia Flyers, 4 games to 2
13th - Minn Twin Kirby Puckett becomes 35th to hit 4 doubles in a game
13th - Trinidad & Tobago ties US 1-1, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
14th - 1st Tour de Trump bicycle race run (Atlanta)
14th - 1st time since 1948 a player hit 6 consecutive doubles (Kirby Puckett)
14th - Cindy Rarick wins LPGA Chrysler-Plymouth Golf Classic
MLB Center Fielder Kirby PuckettMLB Center Fielder Kirby Puckett 15th - Blue Jays fire manager Jimy Williams & replace him with Cito Gaston
15th - US Basketball League cancels its summer schedule
20th - 114th Preakness: Pat Valenzuela aboard Sunday Silence wins in 1:53.8
21st - 35th Mazda LPGA Championship won by Nancy Lopez
24th - NHL's NY Rangers fire GM & coach Phil Esposito
24th - NY Yankee hurler Lee Gutterman sets record of pitching 30-2/3 innings before giving up his 1st run of season
25th - Stanley Cup: Calgary Flames beat Montreal Canadiens, 4 games to 2
28th - Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Corning Golf Classic
28th - Indianapolis 500: Emerson Fittipaldi wins
29th - Phillies 3rd baseman Mike Schmidt, 39, retires

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