On This Day

November 3, 1981 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Milwaukee Brewers future Baseball Hall of Fame reliever Rollie Fingers (6-3 record, 28 saves and 1.04 ERA) wins American League Cy Young Award, with 22 of 28 possible 1st-place votes

Birthdays in Sport

  • Rodrigo Millar, Chilean soccer midfielder (37 caps; Huachipato, Colo-Colo), born in Arauco, Chile
  • Sten Pentus, Estonian auto racer (Formula Baltic 2000), born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • Vicente Matías Vuoso, Mexican soccer striker (15 caps; Santos Laguna), born in Mar Del Plata, Argentina