On This Day

August 1, 1977 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

San Francisco Giants 1st baseman Willie McCovey hits NL record 18th MLB career grand slam

Baseball Hall of Fame 1st Baseman Willie McCovey
Baseball Hall of Fame 1st Baseman
Willie McCovey

Birthdays in Sport

  • Marc Denis, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec