September 29, 1996 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 34th Tennis Fed Cup: USA beats Spain in Atlantic City USA (5-0)
  • Balt Orioles end season with record 257 HRs

Sport awardFederation Cup

Federation Cup Women's Tennis, Atlantic City, NJ: Monica Seles beats Arantxa Sánchez Vicario of Spain 3-6, 6-3, 6-1 to give US an unassailable 3-0 lead (ends, 5-0) and 15th title

Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion Monica Seles
Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion
Monica Seles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Houston Astro's retire Nolan Ryan's #34

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • Orioles Brady Anderson is 14th to hit 50 HRs
  • San Diego Padres sweep LA Dodgers in race for NL West title
  • Trish Johnson wins LPGA Fieldcrest Cannon Golf Classic