On This Day

August 29, 1977 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

St Louis Cardinal Lou Brock eclipses Ty Cobb's 49-year-old career stolen bases record at 893 as Padres win 4-3

MLB Legend Ty Cobb
MLB Legend
Ty Cobb

Birthdays in Sport

  • Aaron Rowand, American baseball player, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Devean George, American basketball player, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Roy Oswalt, American baseball player, born in Weir, Mississippi
1977 in Sport