April 10, 1962 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 1st baseball game at LA's Dodger Stadium, they lose 6-3 to Reds
  • 1st major league game in Houston, Colt .45s beat Chicago Cubs, 11-2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits his 375th HR

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Birthdays in Sport

  • Cathy Turner, short track skater (Olympic gold 1994, born in Rochester, New York
  • Jukka Tammi, hockey goaltender (Team Finland Olympic bronze 1998)
  • Steve Tasker, wide receiver (Buffalo Bills)