On This Day

May 8, 1937 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 63rd Kentucky Derby: Charley Kurtsinger on War Admiral wins 2:03.2

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mike Cuellar, Cuban baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1967, 70, 71, 74); World Series 1964, 70; AL Cy Young Award 1969; Baltimore Orioles), born in Santa Clara, Cuba (d. 2010)