October 3, 1945 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Article: Elvis Comes Fifth in Talent Show

Events in Sport

  • Detroit Tigers and Chicago Cubs meet in Baseball World Series for the 4th time; Hank Borowy pitches a 6-hit shutout as Cubs win Game 1, 9-0 at Briggs Stadium; Detroit wins series , 4-3

Birthdays in Sport

  • Viktor Saneyev, Soviet triple jumper (Olympic-3 gold/1 silver 1968-80), born in Sukhumi, Georgia