October 1, 1977 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Brazilian soccer great Pelé plays his final game for the New York Cosmos in an exhibition against Santos in front of 75,000 at Giants Stadium; 1,281 goals in 1,363 games

Brazilian Football Legend Pele
Brazilian Football Legend
  • New York Yankees end MLB season with 100-62 record; win 2nd consecutive AL East title; go on the win World Series 4-2 v LA Dodgers

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alejandro Hernandez, Tijuana Mexico, tennis pro
  • Jeffrey van Hooydonk, Belgian race car driver