On This Day

May 4, 2018 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • LA Angels 1st baseman Albert Pujols collects his 3,000th MLB hit in a 5-0 win v Mariners in Seattle

Deaths in Sport

  • Larry Hunter, American college basketball coach (Wittenberg Tigers, Ohio Bobcats, Western Carolina Catamounts), dies at 68
  • Lionel Lamy, French footballer, dies at 74
  • Luyanda Ntshangase, South African footballer (Maritzburg United), is struck by lightning and dies at 21