January 18, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Boston Red Sox sign Orlando Cepeda as 1st player signed as a DH
  • Islanders break 12 game losing streak, 20 game road winless streak

Birthdays in Sport

  • Edward Jasper, American football defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Tyler, Texas
  • Junior Burrough, American NBA forward (Boston Celtics), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Regilio Vreede, Dutch football player (Blue White, RKC), born in Paramaribo, Suriname