On This Day

July 30, 1968 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Washington shortstop Ron Hansen makes 8th unassisted triple-play in MLB history and first in 41 years as Senators lose, 10-1 to Cleveland Indians

Birthdays in Sport

  • Charles Gordon, CFL defensive back (Montreal Alouettes), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Michael Brandon, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Robert Korzeniowski, Polish athlete (won 4 Olympic gold 1996, 2000, 2004), born in Lubaczów, Poland[
  • Terry Crews, American NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins) and actor (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), born in Flint, Michigan