On This Day

August 11, 1928 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Georges Ronsse becomes world champion cyclists

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Giants future Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Carl Hubbell registers first MLB victory, a 4-0 shutout of Philadelphia Phillies at the Polo Grounds, NYC

Baseball Pitcher Carl Hubbell
Baseball Pitcher
Carl Hubbell

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bill Bartholomay, American businessman and MLB owner (Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves 1962-76), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2020)
1928 in Sport