On This Day

August 2, 1932 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Charlie Grimm replaces future Baseball Hall of Famer Rogers Hornsby as manager of Chicago Cubs

Birthdays in Sport

  • Lamar Hunt, American sports executive and NFL owner (KC Chiefs), born in El Dorado, Arkansas (d. 2006)

Deaths in Sport

  • Dan Brouthers, American MLB baseball player known as the first great slugger in baseball history, dies at 74