On This Day

December 9, 1992 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Cincinnati Reds owner Marge Schott apologizes for racist remarks
  • NJ Devils organization announces that it will change its colors to black, red, & white for the 1992-93 season
  • Sri Lanka's third-ever Test Cricket victory (v NZ by 9 wkts)

Deaths in Sport

  • Carl Barger, baseball pres (Pittsburgh Pirates, Fla Marlins), dies at 62