September 1915 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Sep 1 Jerome Travers establishes a US Amateur Golf Championship record by downing George Crump, 14 & 13, in a 1st-round match at the Country Club of Detroit in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan
  • Sep 8 35th U.S. Men's National Championship: William Johnston beats Maurice McLoughlin (1-6, 6-0, 7-5, 10-8)
  • Sep 18 Boston Braves trounce St Louis Cardinals 20-1
  • Sep 22 Red Sox ask Braves for use of their larger park for World Series
  • Sep 29 Philadelphia Phillies clinch their 1st pennant
  • Sep 30 Red Sox clinch AL pennant by beating Detroit

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sep 8 Frank Pullen, English business person and racehorse owner (d. 1992)

Deaths in Sport

  • Sep 9 Albert Spalding, American baseball player and sporting goods manufacturer (b. 1850)