On This Day

July 27, 1993 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Detroit Tiger Fryman hits for cycle but loses 12-7 to Yankees
  • NBC TV awarded 1996 Olympic coverage for $456 million
  • NY Met Anthony Young wins ending his losing streak at 27 games

Birthdays in Sport


Person of interestJordan Spieth

Jordan Spieth, American golfer (US Masters, US Open 2015; British Open 2017), born in Dallas, Texas

Professional Golfer Jordan Spieth
Professional Golfer
Jordan Spieth

Deaths in Sport

  • Reggie Lewis, NBA star (Boston Celtics), dies of heart failure at 27
1993 in Sport