August 3, 1960 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • For the only time in MLB history teams exchange managers as Detroit trades Jimmy Dykes (44-52) for Cleveland's Joe Gordon (49-46)
  • Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 43-16 in exhibition game at CNE Stadium in Toronto

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gopal Sharma, Indian cricket off-spinner (2 Tests 1984-85), born in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
  • Tim Mayotte, American tennis player (Olympic silver 1988), born in Springfield, Massachusetts