Events in Sport in October 1948

  • Oct 3 NFL becomes 1st sport televised as sport of week
  • Oct 4 Indians beat Red Sox, 8-0, in 1st AL playoff game
  • Oct 10 Then record 86,288 see game 5 of World Series in Cleveland
  • Oct 11 Cleve Indians beat Boston Braves, 4 games to 2 in 45th World Series