On This Day

January 9, 1989 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Johnny Bench & Carl Yastrzemski elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench
MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski
MLB Outfielder
Carl Yastrzemski

Birthdays in Sport

  • Michaella Krajicek, Dutch tennis player, born in Delft, Netherlands

Deaths in Sport

  • Bill Terry, American baseball player, dies at 90