On This Day

April 8, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 1st Major League Baseball game in Canada - Montréal Expos beats NY Mets 10-9
  • Expansion teams Royals, Expos, Padres & Pilots win their 1st games

Birthdays in Sport

  • Steve Jackson, NFL cornerback (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)