On This Day

September 11, 1959 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Elroy Face's 22 game win streak ends as Dodgers beat Pirates 5-4
  • Oriole Jerry Walker pitches 16 inn beating White Sox 1-0

Birthdays in Sport

  • David Frost, South African golfer (10 PGA Tour titles; The Tradition 2013), born in Cape Town, RSA
  • Robert Wrenn, American golfer, sportscaster, course designer (ESPN), born in Richmond, Virginia