Events in Sport for April 1969

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1st - Seattle Pilots trade Minor League outfielder Lou Piniella to Royals
2nd - Milwaukee Bucks sign (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Lew Alcindor)
7th - Dodgers' Bill Singer is credited with 1st official save, against Reds
7th - Ted Williams begins managing Wash Senators, they lose to Yanks 8-4
8th - 1st Baseball game in Canada - Mont Expos beats NY Mets 10-9
8th - Expansion teams Royals, Expos, Padres & Pilots win their 1st games
9th - Chic Cub Billy Williams hits 4 consecutive doubles beat Phillies 11-3
12th - Simon & Garfunkel releases "Boxer"
13th - 33rd Golf Masters Championship: George Archer wins, shooting a 281
14th - 1st major league baseball game outside US played (Montreal Canada)
17th - Mont Expos Bill Stoneman no-hits Phillies, 7-0
20th - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
21st - 73rd Boston Marathon won by Yoshiaki Unetani of Japan in 2:13:49
22nd - Joe Frazier KOs Dave Zyglewick in 1 for Heavyweight boxing title
22nd - Robin Knox-Johnston ends 312 day non-stop sailing
23rd - LA Laker Jerry West scores 53 points
27th - Carol Mann wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational
30th - Cin Red Jim Maloney 3rd no-hitter beats Houston Astros, 10-0

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