Events in Sport in June 1911

  • Jun 5 Red Sox Joe Wood strikes out 3 pinch hitters in 9th for 5-4 win
  • Jun 11 Tigers trailing White Sox 13-1 come back to win 16-15
  • Jun 16 A 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Columbia County, Wisconsin damaging a barn
  • Jun 17 25th U.S. Women's National Championship: Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman beats Florence Sutton (8-10, 6-1, 9-7)
  • Jun 26 US Open Golf, Chicago GC: John McDermott wins in a playoff with Mike Brady and George Simpson
  • Jun 30 51st British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 303 at Royal St George's Golf Club