On This Day

December 5, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Chicago Cubs Ron Santo becomes 1st baseball player to invoke 10-5 rule and veto his trade (with the California Angels)
  • Dodgers trade Willie Davis to Expos for relief pitcher Mike Marshall

Birthdays in Sport

  • Corissa Yasen, American WNBA forward and guard (Sacramento Monarchs), born in Omaha, Nebraska