On This Day

July 2, 1961 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Amidst 5 NY Yankee homers v Washington, Roger Maris hits 29th and 30th en route to 61 for the season

Baseball Player Roger Maris
Baseball Player
Roger Maris

Birthdays in Sport

  • Pat Dufficy, Westerly RI, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets)