On This Day

September 30, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • American Nina Kuscsik retains her NYC Marathon crown in 2:57:07; Tom Fleming wins Men's race in 2:21:54
  • Mel Gray begins NFL streak of 121 consecutive game receptions
  • Yanks close 50th year at Yankee Stadium losing 8-5, Ralph Houk resigns as manager