On This Day

Events in Sport in September 1911

  • Sep 3 US National Championship Men's Tennis, Newport R.I.: William Larned wins his 5th consecutive & 7th overall US singles title; beats Maurice McLoughlin 6-4, 6-4, 6-2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 12 Boston's Cy Young vs Christy Mathewson of Giants, Giants win 9-0

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young
  • Sep 20 Yanks set team record 12 errors in a double header
  • Sep 22 Cy Young beats Pitts 1-0 for his final career victory, number 511
  • Sep 29 Yanks steal 15 bases & get 13 walks, beating Browns 16-12; with a major-league record 6 stolen bases in 1 inning