On This Day

June 19, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Jim Bouton's controversial "Ball Four" is published

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chris Gray, NFL guard (Miami Dolphins, Chicago Bears)
  • Claire Mitchell-Taverner, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Leonard Humphries, CFL cornerback (BC Lions)
  • Quincy Dushawn Watts, 400m runner, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Scott Brumfield, guard (Cincinnati Bengals)
1970 in Sport