October 4, 1989 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • SF Giants 1st baseman Will Clark hits first NLCS grand slam since 1977 in 11-3 win v Chicago Cubs; Clark goes 4-for-4 with 2 HRs to tie NLCS RBI record (6) for an entire series in less than 4 innings

Birthdays in Sport

  • Kimmie Meissner, American figure skater

Deaths in Sport

  • Norman Yardley, cricketer (England captain 1947-50), dies
  • Secretariat, American race horse (b. 1970)