On This Day

On This Day in Sport for June 28

Events in Sport

  • 1887 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0
  • 1892 Phillies tie club record of 16 straight victories
  • 1897 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: England's Blanche Bingley-Hillyard wins her 4th title beating Charlotte Cooper 5-7, 7-5, 6-2
  • 1904 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Reigning champion Dorothea Chambers beats Charlotte Cooper 6-0, 6-3
  • 1907 Nationals steal a record 13 bases off catcher Branch Rickey
  • 1919 Boston Red Sox Carl Mays pitches a complete doubleheader against NY Yankees, winning 1st game, 2-0, losing 2nd game, 4-1 (Polo Grounds, NYC)
  • 1923 Dodgers lost 7-0 lead, as Phillies score 8 in bottom of 9th
  • 1924 Test cricket umpire debut for Frank Chester, v South Africa at Lord's
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