On This Day

May 27, 1960 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Baltimore manager Paul Richards devises oversized catcher's mitt, used by Baltimore Oriole Clint Courtney

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ray Armsetad, 4X400 runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Kirksville, Missouri
  • Vinodhan John, cricket pace bowler (Sri Lankan in 6 Tests 1983-84)
1960 in Sport