Events in Sport for Year 1991 (Part 2)

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Jun 16th - 91st US Golf Open: Payne Stewart shoots a 282 at Hazeline Natl GC Minn
Jun 16th - Colleen Walker wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
Jun 16th - Minnesota Twins win a team record 15 games in a row
Jun 18th - SF Giant pitcher Dave Dravecky's cancerous left arm is amputated
Jun 18th - Yankee pitchers pick-off 3 Toronto Blue Jays
Jun 19th - NY Yankee Steve Howe records his 1st major league save since 1987
Jun 21st - NY Islanders Denis Potvin & Mike Bossy, elected to Hockey Hall of Fame
Jun 22nd - Quebec Nordiques pick Eric Lindros #1 at NHL entry draft
Jun 23rd - Beth Daniel wins LPGA McDonald's Golf Championship
Jun 23rd - Mazda becomes 1st Japanese car to capture Le Mans 24 hour race
Jun 24th - NHL adopts instant-replay & tenth of second clock in final minute
Jun 25th - Martina Navratilova wins record 100th singles match at Wimbledon
Jun 26th - Charlotte Hornets make Larry Johnson of UNLV, NBA's #1 draft pick
Jun 29th - Britain's Nick Brown, 591st rank beats 10th-seeded Goran Ivanisevic 4-6, 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 in 2nd round at Wimbledon
Jun 30th - 37th Mazda LPGA Championship won by Meg Mallon
Jul 3rd - Gateway Board of Trustees approve a 20-year lease with Cleve Indians
Jul 5th - Colorado Rockies & Florida Marlins given final approval by owners
Jul 5th - Lillian Cucuzza wins name Florida baseball team contest (Marlins)
Jul 6th - 98th Wimbledon Women's Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats G Sabatini (6-4 3-6 8-6)
Tennis Player Steffi GrafTennis Player Steffi Graf Jul 7th - 105th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Michael Stich beats B Becker (64 76 64)
Jul 7th - Alice Miller wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic
Jul 7th - Nolan Ryan possible 8th no-hitter ends in the 8th inning
Jul 8th - Pitts Pirate Pres Carl Barger becomes 1st pres of Fla Marlins
Jul 8th - Major league umpire Steve Palermo & former NFL defensive lineman Terence Mann were shot trying to help 2 waitresses from being robbed
Jul 9th - 62nd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-2 at SkyDome, Toronto
Jul 9th - All star MVP: Cal Ripken Jr (Balt Orioles)
Jul 9th - South Africa readmitted to Olympics
Jul 11th - Calumet Farm, home to 8 Kentucky Derby winners, files bankruptcy
Jul 14th - 46th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Meg Mallon
Jul 15th - Sandhi Ortiz-DelValle is 1st woman to officiate a men's pro basketball (USBL) game, game between New Haven Skyhawks & Phila Spirit
Jul 18th - Florida Marlins' logo unveiled
Jul 18th - Mike Tyson meets Miss Black America contestants
Jul 19th - Cal Ripken plays in his 1,500th consecutive game
Jul 19th - Mike Tyson rapes a Miss Black America contestant (Desiree Washington)
Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike TysonHeavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson Jul 19th - With NY Yankee victory, 10 of 14 AL teams are at .500 or better
Jul 20th - Mike Tyson is accused of raping a Miss Black America contestant
Jul 21st - 120th British Golf Open: Ian Baker-Finch shoots 272 at Royal Birkdale
Jul 21st - Betsy King wins LPGA JAL Big Apple Golf Classic
Jul 23rd - Rob Dibble back from 3-game suspension, is ejected for throwing at & hitting Cubs baserunner Doug Dascenzo Cubs win, 8-5
Jul 25th - Pittsburgh Steelers guard Terry Long treated for an apparent suicide attempt after he learned he tested positive for steroid use
Jul 26th - CFL assumes ownership of Ottawa Rough Riders
Jul 26th - Expo's Mark Gardner no hits Dodgers for 9 innings, but loses in 10th
Jul 28th - 12th US Seniors Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus
Jul 28th - 29th Tennis Fed Cup: Spain beats USA in Nottingham England (2-1)
Jul 28th - Buffalo Bills beat Philadelphia Eagles, 17-13 in American Bowl in Wembley
Jul 28th - Dennis Martinez pitches the 13th perfect game in baseball history
Jul 28th - Juli Inkster wins LPGA Bay State Golf Classic
Jul 28th - Miguel Indurain of Spain wins Tour de France bicycle race
Jul 29th - 1st Sunday Night game at Shea Stadium (Mets beat Cubs 6-0)
Jul 30th - Red Sox Carlos Quintana is 11th to get 6 RBIs in an inning (3rd)
Soccer player Diego MaradonaSoccer player Diego Maradona Aug 1st - Italian/Argentine Soccer star Diego Maradona retires
Aug 4th - 1st time Seattle Mariners are 9 games over .500
Aug 4th - Deb Richard wins LPGA Phar-Mor in Youngstown Golf Tournament
Aug 5th - Sergei Bubka of USSR sets Pole Vault world record (6.10m) in Malmö Sweden
Aug 7th - Charles Austin breaks US High Jump record at 7'10½"
Aug 7th - Darrin Lewis hits his 1st major league HR
Aug 8th - With two months left, White Sox set new home attendance (2,150,951)
Aug 10th - NFL sportscaster Paul Maquire suffers a heart attack at 53
Aug 11th - 73rd PGA Championship: John Daly shoots a 276 at Crooked Stick Ind
Aug 11th - Melissa Mcnamara wins Stratton Mountain LPGA Golf Classic
Aug 12th - Last day in Test Cricket for Viv Richards, Dujon & Marshall
Aug 13th - Test Cricket debut of Mike Whitney versus England at Old Trafford
Aug 17th - Royals Warren Cromartie's 1st major league HR since 1983
Aug 18th - Cindy Rarick wins LPGA Northgate Computer Golf Classic
Aug 20th - Dolphin Dan Marino surpasses Joe Montana as the highest paid NFL player with a 5-year extension for $25 million
Hall of Fame NFL Quarterback Dan MarinoHall of Fame NFL Quarterback Dan Marino Aug 24th - Taiwan captures its 15th Little League World Series, 11-0
Aug 25th - 91st US Golf Amateur Championship won by Mitch Voges
Aug 25th - Cubs Doug Dascenzo commits his 1st career error after 242 games
Aug 25th - Martha Nause wins LPGA Chicago Sun-Times Shoot-Out Golf Tournament
Aug 25th - Wanda Panfil wins 3rd female world champion marathon (2:29:53)
Aug 26th - Royal Brett Saberegen no-hits White Sox 7-0
Aug 28th - Red Tom Browning vs Expo Dennis Martinez both perfect game pitcher
Aug 30th - Mike Powell of US, sets then Long Jump record at 29' 4½" (8.95m)
Aug 31st - Houston QB David Klingler sets NCAA record with 6 touchdown passes in the 2nd quarter as the Cougars clobbered Louisiana Tech 73-3
Sep 1st - Hiromi Taniguchi wins 3rd world championship marathon (2:14:57)
Sep 2nd - Pat Bradley wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
Sep 4th - Panel of 8 baseball experts vote to drop asterisk next to Roger Maris HR record & determine an official no hitter must go at least 9 innings
Sep 6th - 33rd Walker Cup: US, 14-10
Sep 7th - 1st South African international competition in 25 years, Gymnastics
Sep 7th - 105th US Womens Tennis Open: Monica Seles (17) defeats Martina Navratilova (34) (76 61)
American Baseball Player Roger MarisAmerican Baseball Player Roger Maris Sep 7th - Ty Detmer of Brigham Young passes NCAA record 11,606 yards
Sep 8th - 111th US Mens Tennis: Stefan Edberg beats Jim Courier (62 64 60)
Sep 8th - Michelle Estill wins Ping-Cellular One LPGA Golf Championship
Sep 9th - Mike Tyson indicted for rape of Desiree Washington
Sep 9th - Only 1,695 fans watch Boston Red Sox play Cleveland
Sep 10th - Yolanda Gail Devers runs US female record 100m Hurdles (12.48 secs)
Sep 11th - NY Yankees final game at Baltimore Oriole's Memorial Stadium
Sep 11th - Atlanta Braves Kent Mercker, Mark Wohlers & Alejandro Pena pitched 1st combined no-hitter in NL, beating San Diego Padres, 1-0
Sep 12th - Nolan Ryan's 4-3 victory over Twins is his 312th career win
Sep 13th - 55 ton concrete beam falls in Montreal's Olympic Stadium
Sep 13th - Joe Carter 1st baseball player with 3 consecutive 100 RBI seasons with 3 different teams (Indians, Padres, Blue Jays)
Sep 13th - Kim Zmeskal is 1st American to win a medal at World Gymnastics Championships, she wins the gold with 39.848 pts
Sep 14th - Freshman Marshall Faulk of San Diego State rushed for NCAA record
Sep 15th - 19th du Maurier Golf Classic: Nancy Scranton
Sep 15th - SD State freshman Marshall Faulk sets NCAA rushing record of 386 yds
Sep 15th - US women's gymnastics team win 1st World Championships medal (silver)
Sep 17th - 4,355 turn out to see Expos play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
Sep 18th - John Hart becomes general manager of Cleveland Indians
Sep 18th - NCAA places Tenn on 2 yrs probation for football recruting violations
Sep 18th - Robert Helmick resigns as pres of US Olympic Committee
Sep 21st - USA Basketball announces "Dream Team" for the 1992 Olympics
Sep 22nd - Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula records his 300th career NFL victory
Sep 22nd - Pat Bradley wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
Sep 24th - Deion Sanders, left Braves July 31 to report to NFL Falcons, returns
Sep 27th - 1st scheduled NHL exhibition game in St Petersburg Fla, is cancelled due to poor ice conditions (NY Islanders vs Boston Bruins)
Sep 28th - NY Yankees set record of 75 games without a complete pitched game
Sep 29th - 29th Ryder Cup: US beats Europe, 14½-13½ at Ocean Course (South Carolina, US)
Sep 29th - Pat Bradley wins MBS LPGA Golf Classic
Oct 2nd - Eric Lindros, refused to sign with Quebec Nordiques
Oct 2nd - Steffi Graf becomes the youngest woman to win 500 pro tennis matches
Oct 2nd - Toronto Blue Jays clinches AL East title & becomes 1st team to draw 4 million fans
Oct 4th - NHL NY Rangers trade Bernie Nichols to Edmonton for Mark Messier
Oct 4th - San Jose Sharks lose 4-3 to Vancouver Canucks in their 1st NHL game
Oct 5th - NJ Devils begin their 10th Anniversary with a 7-2 win over the Blues
Oct 5th - Carlos Huerta's NCAA record streak of successful points after a touchdown ends at 157
Oct 5th - Fresno State ties NCAA record with 49 points in a quarter, as they route New Mexico 94-17
Oct 6th - Meg Mallon wins LPGA Daikyo World Golf Championship
Oct 6th - NY Met David Cone ties NL record by striking out 19 Phillies
Oct 6th - Orioles' last game at Baltimore's Memorial Stadium (vs Det Tigers)
Oct 7th - Scorecard Harry, Space Appeal & Cafe Lex in 9th race at Belmont, creating 2nd triple dead heat in NY thoroughbred racing history
Oct 9th - San Jose Sharks beat Calgary for their 1st NHL win, 4-3
Oct 11th - Chip Beck ties PGA lowest 18 hole score of 59
Oct 12th - Boxer Hector Comacho arrested for driving while getting oral sex
Oct 12th - Mike Lerch of Princeton ties NCAA record with 370 receiving yards
Oct 12th - Wrestler Rip Oliver forced to retire after being injured by Crush
Oct 12th - Doug Flutie of BC Lions sets CFL passing record of 582 yards despite losing to Edmonton 45-38 in overtime
Oct 13th - Blue Jay Cito Gaston is 1st manager ejected in a playoff game
Oct 13th - Minnesota Twins win AL pennant beating Toronto in 5 games
Oct 14th - NY Rangers right wing Mike Gartner scores his 500th NHL goal
Oct 16th - Dallas Mavericks Roy Tarpley becomes 7th to be banned from NBA for life under the league's anti-drug agreement
Oct 17th - Angel Cordero is 3rd jockey to win 7,000 Horse Races
Oct 17th - Atlanta Braves beat Pittsburgh Pirates for NL pennant in 7 games
Oct 17th - Pitts Penguin Paul Coffey sets NHL defenseman scoring record with 1,053 career points (309 goals & 744 assists)
Oct 19th - Longest NCAA football game (3:52) as RI beats Maine 52-30 (6 OTs)
Oct 19th - Lonnie Glieberman purchased Ottawa Rough Riders from CFL
Oct 24th - Larry Ryckman purchases CFL Calgary Stampeders
Oct 27th - John Brodie wins Security Pacific Senior Golf Classic
Oct 27th - Minnesota Twins beat Altanta Braves 1-0 in 10 to win World Series in 7
Oct 29th - Buck Showalter replaces Stump Merrill as NY Yankee manager
Oct 30th - Mark Sauer becomes CEO of Pittsburgh Pirates
Nov 2nd - Nevada makes biggest comeback in NCAA football history, overcoming a 35-pt deficit in the 3rd quarter & rallying to beat Weber State 55-49
Nov 2nd - Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Arazi, Black Tie Affair, Dance Smartly, Miss Alleged, Opening Verse, Pleasant Stage, Sheikh Albadou
Nov 3rd - 22nd NYC Marathon won by Salvador Garcia of Mexico in 2:09:28
Nov 3rd - Ayrton Senna wins shortest Formula One race ever run (17 laps)
Nov 7th - 1st NBA game in Delta City, Utah Jazz beats Seattle 103-95
Nov 7th - Magic Johnson announces he has HIV virus & retires from LA Lakers
Nov 8th - Paul Coffey sets NHL defensman soring mark with 311th goal
Nov 9th - Houston's Roman Anderson is 1st NCAA to kick 400 pts
Nov 10th - Bernie Kosar ends NFL record of 308 passes without an interception
Nov 10th - Liselotte Neumann wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic


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