Events in Sport on July 14

  • 1912 Kenneth McArthur runs Olympic record marathon (2:36:54.8)
  • 1914 NL's Boston Braves start climb from last place to world series sweep
  • 1934 Phillies score 11 runs in an inning, beats Cincinnati 18-0

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1946 Cleve Lou Boudreau hits 4 doubles & HR but Red Sox win 11-10 on Ted Williams 3 HR with 8 RBIs

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams
  • 1951 1st color telecast of a sporting event (CBS-horse race)
  • 1953 20th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati
  • 1956 Boston Red Sox Mel Parnell no-hits Chicago White Sox, 4-0
  • 1960 Barbara Romack wins LPGA Leesburg Pro-Am Golf Tournament
  • 1963 Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Sight Golf Open
  • 1963 50th Tour de France won by Jacques Anquetil of France
  • 1964 51st Tour de France won by Jacques Anquetil of France
  • 1965 52nd Tour de France won by Felice Gimondi of Italy
  • 1966 53rd Tour de France won by Lucien Aimar of France
  • 1967 Astro Eddie Matthews hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Juan Marichal

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1968 Brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick

Baseball Player Hank Aaron
Baseball Player
Hank Aaron
  • 1968 Carol Mann wins LPGA Pabst Ladies' Golf Classic
  • 1970 41st All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-4 at Riverfront Stadium, Cin
  • 1970 All star MVP: Carl Yastremski (Boston Red Sox)
  • 1972 Plate umpire and catcher in a game are brothers. Bill Haller is umpire & Tom Haller is Tigers catcher, KC Royals win 1-0
  • 1973 British Open Golf, Royal Troon GC: Tom Weiskopf wins wire-to-wire by 3 strokes from Johnny Miller & Neil Coles
  • 1974 Billy Martin is 1st AL manager ejected by umpire from 2 games in 1 day
  • 1974 Sharon Miller wins LPGA Borden Golf Classic
  • 1978 Umpire Doug Harvey ejects Don Sutton after discovering 3 scuffed balls
  • 1985 40th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Kathy Baker

Sport awardGolf Major

1986 US Open Women's Golf, NCR CC: Jane Geddes wins in a playoff with Sally Little

LPGA Golfer Jane Geddes
LPGA Golfer
Jane Geddes
  • 1987 58th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 2-0 in 13 at Oakland-Alameda Stad

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1987 All star MVP: Tim Raines (Montreal Expos)

MLB Outfielder Tim Raines
MLB Outfielder
Tim Raines

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1987 Rookie of the Year Award is renamed to honor Jackie Robinson

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson

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1988 Mike Schmidt passes Mickey Mantle with his 537th HR into 7th place

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt
Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Sport awardGolf Major

1991 46th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Meg Mallon

LPGA Golfer Meg Mallon
LPGA Golfer
Meg Mallon
  • 1992 63rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 13-6 at Jack Murphy Stadium, SD
  • 1992 All star MVP: Ken Griffey Jr (Seattle Mariners)
  • 1995 LA Dodger Ramon Martinez no-hits the Florida Marlins 7-0

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1996 14th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Raymond Floyd

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd
  • 1996 New York Yankees closer John Wetteland sets MLB record 24 consecutive saves
  • 2009 80th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-3 at Busch Stadium, St Louis
  • 2015 86th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 6-3 at Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati

Sport awardTennis Open

2018 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Angelique Kerber becomes the first German since Steffi Graf (1996) to win Wimbledon beating Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams