May 17, 1903 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Cleve Indians beat NY Highlanders 9-2 in Columbus Ohio

Birthdays in Sport

Person of interestPerson of Interest

James "Cool Papa" Bell, American baseball center fielder in Negro league baseball, considered by many to have been one of the fastest men ever to play the game, born in Starkville, Mississippi (d. 1991)

Baseball player Cool Papa Bell
Baseball player
Cool Papa Bell