On This Day

October 9, 1977 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • MLB American League Championship: New York Yankees beat Kansas City Royals, 3 games to 2
  • Yanks rally for 3 in 9th & beat Royals 5-3 for pennant #31

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brian Roberts, American baseball player (Baltimore Orioles), born in Durham, North Carolina