On This Day

July 12, 1945 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Chicago Cubs beat Boston, 6-1 to halt Braves outfielder Tommy Holmes' modern-day record NL hitting streak at 37 games

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dimitar Penev, Bulgarian soccer player and union coach (Lokomotiv/CSKA), born in Mirovyane, Bulgaria