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Events in Sport for 14th April


1917 - Chicago White Sox Ed Cicotte no-hits St Louis Browns, 11-0
1921 - NHL Championship: Ottawa Senators sweep Toronto St Patricks in 2 games
1925 - 1st regular-season Cubs game to be broadcast on radio (WGN)
1928 - Stanley Cup: NY Rangers beat Montreal Maroons, 3 games to 2
1931 - Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Chicago Blackhawks, 3 games to 2
1948 - Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs sweep Detroit Red Wings in 4 games
1955 - Stanley Cup: Detroit Red Wings beat Montreal Canadiens, 4 games to 3
1957 - Wiffi Smith wins LPGA Dallas Golf Open
1960 - Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Maple Leafs in 4 games
1967 - Red Sox rookie Billy Rohome comes within 1 strike of a no hitter at
1968 - 1st NBA game at Madison Sq Garden, Knicks beat SD Clippers
1968 - 32nd Golf Masters Championship: Bob Goalby wins, shooting a 277
1968 - Marilynn Smith wins LPGA O'Sullivan Golf Open
1969 - 1st major league baseball game outside US played (Montreal Canada)
1974 - 38th Golf Masters Championship: Gary Player wins, shooting a 278
1985 - 49th Golf Masters Championship: Bernhard Langer wins, shooting a 282
1985 - Ahmed Salah wins 1st World Cup marathon (2:08:09)
1985 - Beth Daniel wins LPGA Kyocera Inamori Golf Classic
1991 - 55th Golf Masters Championship: Ian Woosnam wins, shooting a 277
1991 - Chic Blackhawks becomes 1st NHL regular season champion in 20 years to lose in 1st round of the playoffs (To Minn North Stars)
1994 - NJ Devils end best regular season, 47-25-12 record for 106 points
1995 - India beats Sri Lanka to win the Asia Cricket Cup final in Sharjah
1995 - Rosie Jones wins LPGA Pinewild Women's Golf Championship
1996 - 60th Golf Masters Championship: Nick Faldo wins, shooting a 276
1996 - Detroit Red Wings win NHL record 62 games
2002 - 66th Golf Masters Championship: Tiger Woods becomes the third golfer to win in two consecutive years
2013 - 77th Golf Masters Championship: Adam Scott wins, shooting a 279


Events in Sport for 15th April

1896 - 1st Olympic games close at Athens, Greece
1909 - NY Giant Red Ames 2nd no-hitter, loses in 13 on a 7 hitter to Dodgers
1910 - Taft is 1st pres to throw out a 1st ball at a baseball game
1911 - Walter Johnson pitches a record tying 4 strike outs in an inning
1925 - NHL's NY Americans (formerly Hamilton Tigers) 1st game, lose 3-1
1927 - Babe Ruth hits 1st of 60 HRs of season (off A's Howard Ehmke)
1937 - Stanley Cup: Detroit Red Wings beat NY Rangers, 3 games to 2
1947 - Jackie Robinson goes hitless in his major league debut
1952 - Stanley Cup: Detroit Red Wings sweep Montreal Canadiens in 4 games
1954 - Orioles 1st game in Baltimore beat White Sox 3-1
1956 - Marlene Bauer wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
1958 - 1st baseball game in California, SF Giants beat LA Dodgers, 8-0
1965 - NFL changes penalty flag from white to bright gold
1968 - Houston Astros beat NY Mets, 1-0, in 24 innings
1973 - 2nd Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Mickey Wright
1974 - 78th Boston Marathon won by Neil Cusack of Ireland in 2:13:39
1977 - 1st baseball game at Montreal's Olympic Stadium
1979 - 43rd Golf Masters Championship: Fuzzy Zoeller wins, shooting a 280
1984 - 48th Golf Masters Championship: Ben Crenshaw wins, shooting a 277
1985 - 89th Boston Marathon won by Geoff Smith of Great Britain in 2:14:05
1986 - Viv Richards century off 56 balls v England in Antigua Test Cricket
1989 - 95 crushed to death at Sheffield Soccer Stadium in England
1989 - Sue Marchiano wins 3rd World Cup female marathon (2:30:48)
1991 - 95th Boston Marathon won by Ibrahim Hussein of Kenya in 2:11:06
1991 - Magic Johnson sets NBA record for career assistswith 9,898
1991 - Sacramento Kings set NBA record, losing 35th consecutive game on road
1992 - NY Islander, Al Arbour, coaches most NHL games (1,438)
1996 - 100th Boston Marathon won by Moses Tanui of Kenya in 2:09:15.9
1997 - Baseball honors Jackie Robinson by retiring #42 for all teams

Events in Sport for 16th April

1929 - NY Yankees become 1st team to wear uniform numbers
1935 - Babe Ruth's 1st NL game, for Boston Braves, included a HR
1939 - Stanley Cup: Boston Bruins beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 4 games to 1
1940 - 1st televised baseball game, WGN-TV, (White Sox vs Cubs exhibition)
1949 - Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs sweep Detroit Red Wings in 4 games
1953 - British royal yacht Britannia launched by Queen Elizabeth II
1953 - Jackie Pung wins LPGA Palm Springs Golf Open
1953 - Phillie's Connie Ryan gets 6 hits in a game
1953 - Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 1
1954 - Stanley Cup: Detroit Red Wings beat Montreal Canadiens, 4 games to 3
1957 - Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 1
1959 - NY Yankees unveil their 1st message scoreboard
1959 - Phils' Dave Philley gets a major league record 9th straight pinch hit
1961 - Louise Suggs wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
1961 - Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 2
1972 - 1st Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Jane Blalock
1972 - Chicago Cub Burt Hooton no-hits Phillies, 1-0
1978 - Hollis Stacy wins LPGA Birmingham Golf Classic
1978 - St Louis Card Bob Forsch no-hits Phillies, 5-0
1979 - 83rd Boston Marathon won by Bill Rodgers of Mass in 2:09:27
1980 - Arthur Ashe retires from professional tennis
1984 - 88th Boston Marathon won by Geoff Smith of Great Britain in 2:10:34
1987 - Michael Jordon becomes 2nd NBA to score 3000 points in a season
1989 - 1st Seniors Golf Tradition: Don Bies wins
1989 - Costa Rica beats US 1-0, in 3rd round of 1990 world soccer cup
1989 - Pat Bradley wins LPGA AI Star/Centinela Hospital Golf Classic
1989 - Zeleka Metaferia wins 3rd World Cup marathon (2:10:28)
1990 - 94th Boston Marathon won by Gelindo Bordin of Italy in 2:08:19
1991 - St Louis Blues becomes 8th NHL team in Play-off to come back from a 3-1 deficit as they beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 in game 7
1992 - NY Rangers win team record 50th game
1995 - 56th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Ray Floyd wins

Events in Sport for 17th April

1869 - 1st pro baseball games-Cin Reds 24, Cin amateurs 15
1892 - 1st Sunday NL baseball game, Reds beat Cards 5-1
1920 - American Professional Football Association forms (NFL)
1923 - Longest NL opening game, Phillies & Dodgers tie 5-5 in 14
1925 - NY Yankee Babe Ruth has ulcer surgery
1933 - Chicago Bears win their 1st NFL Game beating NY Giants 23-21
1934 - New Fenway Park opens, Washington Senators beat Red Sox 6-5
1939 - Joe Louis KOs Jack Roper in 1 for Heavyweight boxing title
1947 - Jackie Robinson bunts for his 1st major league hit
1951 - NY Yankee Mickey Mantle's 1st game, he goes 1 for 4
1953 - Mickey Mantle hits a 565' (172 m) HR in Wash DC's Griffith Stadium
1955 - Betty Jameson wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
1960 - Cleveland Indians trade Rocky Colavito to Tigers for Harvey Kuenn
1964 - 1st game at Shea Stadium, NY Mets lose to Pittsburgh Pirates, 4-3
1966 - 100th international soccer match between Netherlands-Belgium (3-1)
1966 - Carol Mann wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational
1968 - A's 1st game in Oakland-Alameda Stadium, lose 4-1 to Balt Orioles
1969 - Mont Expos Bill Stoneman no-hits Phillies, 7-0
1972 - 76th Boston Marathon won by Olavi Suomalainen of Finland in 2:15:39
1972 - Kiteman attempting to throw out 1st ball in Phillie Vet crashes into centerfield seats
1973 - 77th Boston Marathon won by Jon Anderson of Oreg in 2:16:03
1976 - NL greatest comeback, trailing 12-1 Phils win 18-16 in 10, Mike Schmidt hits 4 consecutive HRs
1977 - Sandra Palmer wins LPGA Women's International Golf Tournament
1978 - 82nd Boston Marathon won by Bill Rodgers of Mass in 2:10:13
1981 - Isle Potvin's 3 playoff power-play goals tie NHL record vs Oilers
1981 - Ranger's Anders Hedberg is 2nd to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot
1983 - Grete Waltz runs female world record marathon (2:25:29)
1983 - Lynn Adams wins LPGA Combanks Orlando Golf Classic
1983 - Nolan Ryan strikes out his 3,500th batter
1983 - Islanders tie NHL record with 3 shorthanded playoff goals vs Rangers Rangers 7-Isles 6-Patrick Div Finals-Isles hold 2-1 lead Wayne Gretzky scores 7 goals in one Stanley Cup playoff game
1984 - Braves pitcher Pascual Perez suspended due to cocaine usage
1987 - Julius Erving becomes 3rd NBA player to score 30,000 points
1988 - Ethiopian Belayneh Densimo runs world record marathon (2:06:50)
1988 - Nancy Lopez wins LPGA AI Star/Centinela Hospital Golf Classic
1989 - 93rd Boston Marathon won by Abebe Mekonen of Ethiopia in 2:09:06
1994 - 55th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Lee Trevino wins
1994 - Val Skinner wins LPGA Atlanta Women's Golf Championship
1995 - 99th Boston Marathon won by Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya in 2:09:22
1997 - NJ Devil Martin Brodeur is 2nd NHL goalie to score in a playoff game

Events in Sport for 18th April

1809 - 1st run of 2,000 guineas horse race at Newmarket England
1869 - 1st international cricket match, held in SF, wins by Californian
1908 - Tommy Burns KOs Jewy Smith in 5 for Heavyweight boxing title
1922 - Netherlands soccer team defeats Denmark 2-0
1942 - Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 3
1944 - 48th Boston Marathon won by Gerard Cote of Canada in 2:31:50.4
1946 - Jackie Robinson debuts as 2nd baseman for the Montreal Royals
1950 - Sam Jethroe is 1st black to play for Boston Braves
1950 - Yankees win 15-10 after trailing Red Sox 9-0 in 6th
1951 - NY Yankee Mickey Mantle goes 1-for-4 in his 1st game
1954 - Louise Suggs wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
1959 - Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 4 games to 1
1962 - 16th NBA-championship">NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3
1963 - Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 1
1966 - Bill Russell became 1st black coach in NBA history (Boston Celtics)
1968 - 1st ABA basketball championship began
1971 - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Raleigh Golf Classic
1976 - Judy Rankin wins LPGA Karsten- Ping Golf Open
1977 - 81st Boston Marathon won by Jerome Drayton of Canada in 2:14:46
1977 - Eddie Murray hits his 1st HR
1981 - Pawtucket & Rochester start a 33-inning baseball game
1982 - Atlanta Braves win record 11th straight opening game (beat Astros)
1982 - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA CPC Women's Golf International
1983 - 87th Boston Marathon won by Greg Meyer of Mass in 2:09:00
1984 - Joan Benoit runs world record female marathon (2:22:43)
1987 - Mike Schmidt hits 500th home run (vs Robinson-Pirates)
1988 - 92nd Boston Marathon won by Ibrahim Hussein of Kenya in 2:08:43
1990 - Birmingham Fire issued an original franchise in WLAF
1991 - John Stockton breaks his own NBA season assist record at 1,136
1992 - Start of South Africa's 1st Test Cricket since 1970 (v WI Bridgetown)
1993 - 54th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Tom Wargo
1993 - Trish Johnson wins LPGA Atlanta Women's Golf Championship
1994 - 98th Boston Marathon won by Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya in 2:07:15
1994 - Cricketer Brian Lara hits 375 runs on 1 day (world record)
1995 - Quarterback Joe Montana announces his retirement from football

Events in Sport for 19th April

1898 - 2nd Boston Marathon won by Ron McDonald of Mass in 2:42:00
1899 - 3rd Boston Marathon won by Lawrence Brignolia of Mass in 2:54:38
1900 - 4th Boston Marathon won by Jim Caffrey of Canada in 2:39:44.4
1900 - Highest scoring opening game, Phils beat Braves 19-17 in 10
1901 - 5th Boston Marathon won by Jim Caffrey of Canada in 2:29:23.6
1901 - James J Caffrey wins Boston marathon (2:29:23.6)
1902 - 6th Boston Marathon won by Sam Mellor of NY in 2:43:12
1904 - 8th Boston Marathon won by Michael Spring of NY in 2:38:04.4
1905 - 9th Boston Marathon won by Fred Lorz of NY in 2:38:25.4
1906 - 10th Boston Marathon won by Tim Ford of Mass in 2:45:45
1907 - 11th Boston Marathon won by Tom Longboat of Canada in 2:24:24
1909 - 13th Boston Marathon won by Henri Renaud of NH in 2:53:36.8
1910 - 14th Boston Marathon won by Fred Cameron of Canada in 2:28:52.4
1911 - 15th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:21:39.6
1912 - 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2
1913 - 17th Boston Marathon won by Fritz Carlson of Minn in 2:25:14.8
1915 - 19th Boston Marathon won by Edouard Fabre of Canada in 2:31:41.2
1916 - 20th Boston Marathon won by Arthur Roth of Mass in 2:27:16.4
1917 - 21st Boston Marathon won by Bill Kennedy of NY in 2:28:37.2
1919 - 23rd Boston Marathon won by Carl Linder of Mass in 2:29:13.4
1920 - 24th Boston Marathon won by Peter Trivoulidas of Greece in 2:29:31
1921 - 25th Boston Marathon won by Frank Zuna of NJ in 2:18:57.6
1922 - 26th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:18:10
1923 - 27th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:23:37.4
1924 - 28th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:29:40.2
1926 - 30th Boston Marathon won by Johnny Miles of Canada in 2:25:40.4
1927 - 31st Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:40:22.2
1928 - 32nd Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:37:07.8
1929 - 33rd Boston Marathon won by Johnny Miles of Canada in 2:33:08.6
1930 - 34th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:34:48.2
1932 - 36th Boston Marathon won by Paul de Bruyn of Germany in 2:33:36.4
1933 - 37th Boston Marathon won by Leslie Pawson of RI in 2:31:01.6
1934 - 38th Boston Marathon won by Dave Komonen of Canada in 2:32:53.8
1935 - 39th Boston Marathon won by John A Kelley of Mass in 2:32:07.4
1937 - 41st Boston Marathon won by Walter Young of Canada in 2:33:20
1938 - 42nd Boston Marathon won by Leslie Pawson of RI in 2:35:34.8
1939 - 43rd Boston Marathon won by Ellison Brown of RI in 2:28:51.8
1940 - 44th Boston Marathon won by Gerard Cote of Canada in 2:28:28.6
1941 - 45th Boston Marathon won by Leslie Pawson of RI in 2:30:38
1942 - 46th Boston Marathon won by Joe Smith of Mass in 2:26:51.2
1943 - 47th Boston Marathon won by Gerard Cote of Canada in 2:28:25.8
1945 - 49th Boston Marathon won by John A Kelley of Mass in 2:30:40.2
1947 - 51st Boston Marathon won by Yun Bok Soh of Korea in 2:25:39
1947 - Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs beat Montreal Canadiens, 4 games to 2
1947 - Suh Yun Buck wins world record marathon (2:25:39)
1948 - 52nd Boston Marathon won by Gerard Cote of Canada in 2:31:02
1949 - 53rd Boston Marathon won by Gosta Leandersson of Sweden in 2:31:50.8
1949 - Yankees dedicate a plaque for Babe Ruth
1950 - 54th Boston Marathon won by Kee Yong Ham of Korea in 2:32:39
1951 - 55th Boston Marathon won by Shigeki Tanaka of Japan in 2:27:45
1952 - 56th Boston Marathon won by Doroteo Flores of Guatemala in 2:31:53
1953 - Louise Suggs wins LPGA San Diego Golf Open
1954 - 58th Boston Marathon won by Veikko Karvonen of Finland in 2:20:39
1954 - 7-time winner of Boston Marathon, 65-year-old Clarence Demar, runs his last race at Boston finishing 78th
1955 - 59th Boston Marathon won by Hideo Hamamura of Japan in 2:18:22
1956 - 1st ML baseball game in NJ, Dodgers beat Phils in Roosevelt Stadium
1956 - 60th Boston Marathon won by Antti Viskari of Finland in 2:14:14
1958 - 62nd Boston Marathon won by Franjo Mihalic of Yugoslavia in 2:25:54
1959 - Louise Suggs wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
1960 - 64th Boston Marathon won by Paavo Kotila of Finland in 2:20:54
1960 - Baseball uniforms begin displaying player's names on their backs
1961 - 65th Boston Marathon won by Eino Oksanen of Finland in 2:23:39
1962 - 66th Boston Marathon won by Eino Oksanen of Finland in 2:23:48
1963 - 67th Boston Marathon won by Aurele Vandendriessche of Belgium in 2:18:58
1964 - Mickey Wright wins LPGA Peach Blossom Golf Invitational
1965 - 69th Boston Marathon won by Morio Shigematsu of Japan in 2:16:33
1966 - 70th Boston Marathon won by Kenji Kimihara of Japan in 2:17:11
1966 - Roberta Bignay becomes 1st woman to run in the Boston Marathon
1967 - 71st Boston Marathon won by Dave McKenzie of New Zealand in 2:15:45
1968 - 72nd Boston Marathon won by Amby Burfoot of Conn in 2:22:17
1970 - Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational
1971 - 75th Boston Marathon won by Alvaro Mejia of Colombia in 2:18:45
1974 - Oriole Al Bumbry hits an inside-the-park HR against NY Yankees
1976 - 80th Boston Marathon won by Jack Fultz of Wash, DC in 2:20:19
1979 - Following a 6-3 loss to the Orioles, Yanks Goose Gossage & Cliff
1981 - Beth Daniel wins LPGA Florida Lady Citrus Golf
1981 - Rochester Red Wings & Pawtucket Red Sox play to 2-2 tie in 32 innings, game suspended at 4:07 AM (Pawtucket later wins in 33rd)
1982 - 86th Boston Marathon won by Alberto Salazar of Oreg in 2:08:51
1982 - Rosie Ruiz, marathon race cheater, arrested for forgery
1986 - Michael Spinks beats Larry Holmes in 15 for Heavyweight boxing title
1987 - Brendon Kuruppu scores 201* on Test Cricket debut (Sri Lanka v NZ)
1987 - Brewers score 5 runs in 9th to win 6-4 & record 12th straight AL win
1987 - Jan Stephenson wins LPGA Santa Barbara Golf Open
1987 - LA Clippers end season with a terrible 12-70 record
1989 - Kevin Elster (NY Mets), sets errorless shortstop mark at 73
1990 - Pistons & 76'ers get into a fight accruing $162,500 fines (NBA record)
1991 - Evander Holyfield beats George Foreman in 12 for Heavyweight boxing title
1992 - Dottie Mochrie wins LPGA Sega Women's Golf Championship
1993 - 97th Boston Marathon won by Cosmas N'deti of Kenya in 2:09:33
1994 - 15th Emmy Sports Award presentation
1994 - Graeme Obree bicycles world record 10km (11:25.88)
1996 - Rangers scores 16 in 8th vs Orioles
1997 - SD Padres & St Louis Cards play at Aloha Stadium Hawaii
1998 - 59th PGA Seniors Golf Championship:

Events in Sport for 20th April

1903 - 7th Boston Marathon won by John Lorden of Mass in 2:41:29.8
1908 - 12th Boston Marathon won by Tom Morrissey of NY in 2:25:43.2
1908 - Opening day of competition of the New South Wales Rugby League.
1910 - Cleve Indians Addie Joss 2nd no-hitter, beats Chicago, 1-0
1912 - Fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11
1912 - Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens, Tigers beat Cleve Indians 6-5
1914 - 18th Boston Marathon won by James Duffy of Canada in 2:25:01.2
1916 - Weeghman Park (Wrigley Field) in Chicago opens, Cubs beat Cin Reds 7-6
1920 - 7th modern Olympic games opens in Antwerp Belgium
1920 - Phillies mgr Gravvy Cravath puts himself in as pinch hitter, his 3- run homer beats NY Giants 3-0
1925 - 29th Boston Marathon won by Charles Mellor of Ill in 2:33:00.6
1931 - 35th Boston Marathon won by Jim Henigan of Mass in 2:46:45.8
1931 - British House of Commons agrees for sports play on Sunday
1936 - 40th Boston Marathon won by Ellison Brown of RI in 2:33:40.8
1939 - Ted Williams' 1st hit (off of Yankee Red Ruffing) a double
1941 - Dodgers start to wear liners in their caps
1943 - Braves manager Casey Stengel is struck by a taxi, fractures a leg
1944 - NFL legalizes coaching from bench
1945 - Cleveland Browns organization formed by Arthur "Mickey" McBride
1946 - 1st baseball broadcast in Chicago, Cards vs Cubs
1946 - 50th Boston Marathon won by Stylianos Kyriakides of Greece in 2:29:27
1949 - Jockey Bill Shoemaker wins his 1st race, in Albany, California
1950 - Balt's Memorial Stadium opens - Orioles of International League
1953 - 57th Boston Marathon won by Keizo Yamada of Japan in 2:18:51
1957 - 61st Boston Marathon won by John J Kelley of Conn in 2:20:05
1958 - Louise Suggs wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
1958 - Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins 4 games to 2 for Stanley Cup
1959 - 63rd Boston Marathon won by Eino Oksanen of Finland in 2:22:42
1964 - 68th Boston Marathon won by Aurele Vandendriessche of Belgium in 2:19:59
1967 - NY Met Tom Seaver's 1st victory, beats Cubs, 6-1
1969 - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
1970 - 74th Boston Marathon won by Ron Hill of Great Britain in 2:10:30
1972 - Kallicharran scores his 2nd Test century in his 2nd Test Cricket
1975 - 4th Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Sandra Palmer
1980 - Donna White wins LPGA Florida "Lady Citrus" Golf Tournament
1981 - 85th Boston Marathon won by Toshihiko Seko of Japan in 2:09:26
1982 - Atlanta Braves become 1st team to win 1st 12 games of the season
1985 - Carlos Lopes runs world record marathon (2:07:12)
1986 - Michael Jordan sets NBA playoff record with 63 points in a game
1987 - 91st Boston Marathon won by Toshihiko Seko of Japan in 2:11:50
1988 - Balt Orioles set worst record to start a season 0-14 (will go 0-21)
1988 - NJ Devils 1st playoff hat trick-Eric Broten
1990 - Pete Rose pleads guilty to hiding $300,000 in income
1991 - Mark Lenzi is 1st diver to score 100 pts on a dive (101.85)
1992 - 96th Boston Marathon won by Ibrahim Hussein of Kenya in 2:08:14
1996 - Chicago Bulls win record 72 games in a season
1997 - 1st baseball game in Hawaii, Cards beat Padres in doubleheader
1997 - 58th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Hale Irwin
1997 - Cubs beat NY Mets ending NL worst opening, lost 14 straight games
1997 - Karrie Webb wins LPGA Susan G Komen International
1997 - Myrtle Beach LPGA Classic
1997 - Nick Price wins golf MCI Classic
1997 - Mark McGwire, is 4th to HR on Detroit Tiger left field roof (others are Frank Howard, Harmon Killibrew, & Cecil Fielder)
2008 - Danica Patrick wins the Indy Japan 300 becoming the first female driver in history to win an Indy car race.

 

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