On This Day

July 3, 1968 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Cleveland pitcher Luis Tiant strikes out MLB record 19 Minnesota Twins in 1-0 win; record for 10 inning game; also record 32 Ks in consecutive games

Birthdays in Sport

  • Teppo Numminen, Finnish NHL defenseman (Winnipeg Jets, Coyotes), born in Tampere, Finland