On This Day

On This Day in Sport for September 28

Events in Sport

  • 1911 NY Highlanders get 13 walk & steal 15 bases (including then record 6 in one inning), beating Browns 18-12; each team committed 6 errors
  • 1919 Fastest major league game (51 mins), Giants beat Phillies 6-1
  • 1920 8 Chicago White Sox baseball players are indicted by a grand jury, charged with fixing 1919 World Series; infamous "Black Sox scandal"
  • 1921 4th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Inwood CC Far Rockaway NY
  • 1923 Yanks slaughter Red Sox 24-4
  • 1928 NY Yanks clinch pennant #6
  • 1930 Lou Gehrig's errorless streak ends at 885 consecutive games
  • 1938 Homer in the Gloamin' - famous walk-off home run hit by Gabby Hartnett of the Chicago Cubs against the Pittsburgh Pirates
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Weddings in Sport

  • 2008 American tennis player Mardy Fish (26) weds "Deal or No Deal" model Stacey Gardner at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills, California

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