On This Day

October 4, 1962 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Willie Mays scores in the 2nd inning for the Giants ending Whitey Ford's record Baseball World Series consecutive scoreless inning streak at ​33 2⁄3; Yankees beat Giants, 6-2 in Game 1 and 4-3 in the series

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays
MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dennis Cook, Lamarque TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)

Deaths in Sport

  • E H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies