August 1, 1978 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Atlanta Braves trounce Cincinnati Reds, 16-4 and halt Pete Rose's NL record hitting streak at 44 games

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andy Blignaut, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Salisbury, Rhodesia
  • Edgerrin James, American football player (Indianapolis Colts), born in Immokalee, Florida