On This Day

July 14, 1996 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • New York Yankees closer John Wetteland sets MLB record 24 consecutive saves
  • NY Yanks sweep complete season series in Baltimore for 1st time

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Senior Players Championship Men's Golf, TPC of Michigan: Raymond Floyd wins first of 2 event titles by 2 strokes from Hale Irwin

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd

Weddings in Sport

  • "Green Bay Packer" quarterback Brett Favre (26) weds Deanna Tynes (27) at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Deaths in Sport

  • Jeff Krosnoff, American CART driver, killed in a racing accident at 31
1996 in Sport