On This Day

April 11, 1963 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Milwaukee Braves future Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Warren Spahn beats NY Mets, 6-1 for his 328th win; most by a left-hander in MLB history

Birthdays in Sport

  • Billy Bowden, New Zealand cricket umpire (84 Tests, 200 ODIs, 24 T20Is), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Elizabeth Smylie, tennis star (1987 Oklahoma City), born in Perth, Australia