On This Day

November 2, 1914 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Johnny Vander Meer, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 1938-39, 42-43; World Series 1940; Cincinnati Reds), born in Prospect Park, New Jersey (d. 1997)

Deaths in Sport

  • Jack Sheridan, American Baseball Hall of Fame umpire (World Series 1905, 07-08, 10), dies from effects of sunstroke at 52
1914 in Sport