On This Day

May 22, 1968 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

Baseball Record

Pittsburgh Pirates future Baseball HOF outfielder Willie Stargell hits 3 HRs, a double and a single in a 13-6 rout of the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alan Levine, Baseball pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Park Ridge, Illinois
  • Carmie Vairo, softball infielder (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Mike Harbold, sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Oakland, California
  • Randy Brown, American NBA point guard and executive (NBA C'ship 1996-98, Chicago Bulls), born in Chicago, Illinois
1968 in Sport