On This Day

May 3, 1986 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 112th Kentucky Derby: Bill Shoemaker aboard Ferdinand wins in 2:02.8
  • Cubs 3rd baseman Ron Cey hits his 300th & 301st HR

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Yankee Don Mattingly is 6th to hit 3 sacrifice flies in a game

MLB 1st Baseman Don Mattingly
MLB 1st Baseman
Don Mattingly

Weddings in Sport

  • Actress-singer Annette Funicello (43) weds harness racing horse breeder and trainer Glen Holt
1986 in Sport