On This Day

August 6, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

Baseball Record

Future Baseball Hall of Fame 3rd baseman Brooks Robinson (Baltimore Orioles) hits into MLB record 4th career triple play

Baseball Hall of Fame Third Baseman Brooks Robinson
Baseball Hall of Fame Third Baseman
Brooks Robinson
  • 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)
1967 in Sport