On This Day

June 11, 1983 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 115th Belmont: Laffit Pincay Jr.aboard Caveat wins in 2:27.8
  • MLB Cardinals outfielder Lonnie Smith checks into Hyland Center in St. Louis, a drug rehabilitation facility
  • Zhu Jianhua of China set a new world record in high jump at 7-9 14

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chuck Hayes, American basketball player, born in San Leandro, California
  • José Reyes, Dominican-American baseball player, born in Villa González, Santiago, Dominican Republic
1983 in Sport