On This Day

Events in Sport in February 1919

  • Feb 1 Brooklyn Robins trade former NL MVP Jake Daubert to Cincinnati Reds for outfielder Tommy Griffith; result of a salary grievance

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Feb 18 Cy Denneny of NHL Ottawa Senators scores record 52nd goal

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Cy Denneny
  • Feb 20 Foundation NHL club Toronto Arenas are permitted to cease operations due to financial difficulties; later become Toronto St. Patricks and then Maple Leafs