Sporting Events on this Day in History

Events in Sport for Monday 22nd September 2014

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1905 - 11th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 314 at Myopia Club Mass
1910 - Saskatchewan Rugby Football Union forms
1911 - Cy Young beats Pitts 1-0 for his final career victory, number 511
1915 - Red Sox ask Braves for use of their larger park for World Series
1920 - Chicago grand jury convenes to investigate charges that 8 White Sox players conspired to fix the 1919 World Series
1927 - Famous "Long count" fight (Dempsey loses to Tunney)
1927 - Gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
1935 - Boston Braves lose NL record 110th game of year en route to 115
1947 - Dodgers clinch NL pennant
1954 - Bkln Dodger Karl Spooner strikes out 15 NY Giants in his 1st game
1959 - Chicago White Sox clinch AL pennant
1963 - Mickey Wright wins LPGA Visalia Ladies' Golf Open
1966 - Orioles beat A's 6-1 to clinch their 1st AL pennant
1967 - Phillies release pitcher Dallas Green, their future manager
1968 - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Kings River Golf Open
1969 - SF Giant Willie Mays, becomes second player to hit 600 home runs
1973 - 20th Ryder Cup: US, 19-13 at Muirfield, Scotland
1973 - Balt Oriole Al Bumbry hits 3 triples vs Milwaukee Brewers
1977 - Minn Twin Bert Blyleven no-hits California Angels, 9-0
MLB Legend Willie MaysMLB Legend Willie Mays 1979 - Larry Parrish (Expos) HRs off Rawly Eastwick (Phillies) in DH
1982 - Duleep Mendis completes twin cricket tons for Sri Lanka v India
1983 - Zhu Jianhau (China) sets High Jump record at 7'9 3/4"
1985 - Val Skinner wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic
1985 - St Louis Cardinals set an unusual streak record by winning 9 of 10 games, each pitched by a different man
1986 - India v Australia Test Cricket at Madras finishes in a tie
1987 - NFL players go on strike for 24 days
1987 - Red Sox Wade Boggs ties AL record of 200 hits for 5 straight seasons
1988 - South Korean coaches attack NZ referee after disputing his decision, Olympic Korean boxer stages a 67 minute sit-in
1990 - Andre Dawson steals his 300th base & is only player other than Willie Mays to have 300 HRs, 300 steals & 2,000 hits
1990 - Andre Dawson steals his 300th base & is only player other than Willie Mays to have 300 HRs, 300 steals & 2,000 hits
1991 - Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula records his 300th career NFL victory
1991 - Pat Bradley wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
1993 - Nolan Ryan, 46, pitches his last game
1996 - 4th Solheim Cup: US beats Europe 17-11 at St Pierre Wales
MLB Pitching Legend Nolan RyanMLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan 2012 - 7 pedestrians are killed by a drunk driver who hit a bus stop at 200km an hour in Moscow

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