August 6, 1967 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Future Baseball Hall of Fame 3rd baseman Brooks Robinson (Baltimore Orioles) hits into MLB record 4th career triple play
  • Minnesota Twins pitcher Dean Chance throws a perfect no-hitter vs Boston Red Sox, 2-0 in 5 innings before game is called because of weather

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mike Greenberg, American sportscaster
  • Willie Williams, NFL/CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts, New Orleans Saints)