On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Outfielder Joel Youngblood becomes only MLB player to get hits for 2 different teams in 2 different cities on the same day; singles for Mets in Chicago day game; traded, then singles for Expos in Philadelphia night game

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Goff, American Architect (b. 1904)