On This Day

April 22, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • NY Met Jerry Grote sets record of 20 put outs by a catcher
  • NY Met Tom Seaver strikes out last 10 Padres, for a total of 19
  • Senators beat Yankees 2-1 in 18 innings

Birthdays in Sport

  • Coleman Bell, NFL tight end (Washington Redskins)