On This Day

October 26, 1985 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sports History

Doug Harvey's #2 jersey is retired by the Montreal Canadiens

  • On a poor call in Game 6, umpire Don Deckinger starts a string of events probably costing St. Louis Cardinals the Baseball World Series; lose 2-1 to KC when leading series, 3-2

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andrea Bargnani, Italian basketball player (Toronto Raptors), born in Rome, Italy
  • Monta Ellis, American basketball player (Golden State Warriors), born in Jackson, Mississippi
1985 in Sport