On This Day

October 8, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NLCS game 3 brawl between Cins' Pete Rose & NY Met Bud Harrelson

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose

Birthdays in Sport

  • Donnie Abraham, American cornerback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina
  • Toby Haenen, Australian backstroke swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Launceston, Tasmania
  • Tracy Bonner, American diver (Olympics bronze 1996), born in Webster, Texas