On This Day

July 12, 1949 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 16th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 11-7 at Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
  • Baseball owners agree to erect warning paths before each fence
  • LA Rams sign Norm Van Brocklin

Birthdays in Sport

  • Rick Hendrick, American NASCAR team owner and car dealer, born in Palmer Springs, Virginia
1949 in Sport