On This Day

July 15, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Cincinnati Red Lee May hits 4 HRs in a doubleheader
  • Rod Carew ties record with his 7th steal of home in a season

Birthdays in Sport

  • John Crotty, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Portland Trailblazers)
  • Johnny Scott, CFL defensive tackle (BC Lions)
  • Lorenzo Williams, NBA center (Wash Wizards, Dallas Mavericks)
  • Peter Ciavaglia, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Albany, New York