October 25, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Cubs trade Ferguson Jenkins to Rangers for Bill Madlock & Vic Harris
  • SF Giants trade Willie McCovey to San Diego Padres for pitcher Mike Caldwell

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joe Angel Acosta Jr, PGA golfer (1995 Greater Milwaukee-3rd), born in San Diego, California
  • Steve White, defensive end (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

Deaths in Sport

  • Abebe Bikila, Ethiopian distance runner (Olympic gold, marathon 1960, 64), dies of a cerebral bleed at 41