August 3, 1989 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 5th jockey to win 6,000 races (Jorge Valesquez)
  • Cincinnati Reds send record 20 men to bat with a record 16 hits in 1 inning as they score 14 runs in 1st inning

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Rickey Henderson sets AL mark of 50 steals in 9 seasons

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jules Bianchi, French Formula One racing driver, born in Nice (d. 2015)