April 3, 1987 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Bill Elliott sets NASCAR qualify record of 212.809 mph at Talladega
  • Cubs trade Dennis Eckersley to A's for 3 minor leaguers

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jay Bruce, American baseball player, born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Sal Zizzo, American soccer player (Atlanta United), born in San Diego, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Tom Sestak, American football player (b. 1936)