Events in Sport in September 1963

  • Sep 1 St Louis Cards pitcher Curt Simmons steals home plate

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Sep 2 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Idaho Centennia Golf Tournament

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Sep 6 Historian Lee Allen says Indians-Senators game is 100,000th in Major League baseball history
  • Sep 8 Braves Warren Spahn ties Christy Mathewson with 13 20-win seasons

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Sep 8 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Spokane Women's Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Sep 8 83rd U.S. Men's National Championship: Rafael Osuna beats Frank Froehling (7-5, 6-4, 6-2)

Sport awardTennis Open

Sep 8 77th U.S. Women's National Championship: Maria Bueno beats Margaret Court (7-5, 6-4)

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno
  • Sep 10 Phillies beat Houston Colt .45s, 16-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 10 Stan Musial hits a HR in his 1st at bat as a grandfather

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial
  • Sep 15 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Eugene Ladies' Golf Open
  • Sep 18 Final game at Polo Grounds, 1,752 see Phillies beat Mets 5-1
  • Sep 22 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Visalia Ladies' Golf Open
  • Sep 24 Idle Dodgers clinch their 2nd LA pennant as Cubs beat Cards
  • Sep 29 Cardinal's celebrate Stan Musial Day in St Louis, for Stan Musial's final game, where he hits his 3,629th & 3,630th total hits (475 HRs)
  • Sep 29 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational