On This Day

January 8, 1995 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Philadelphia Phillies 12-time All Star third baseman Mike Schmidt is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt

Deaths in Sport

  • Carlos Monzon, [El Macho], Argentine medium weight boxing champ (1970-77), dies at 52