Events in Sport on 18th September

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1848 - Baseball rules 1st baseman can tag base for out instead of runner
1903 - Phillies' Chick Fraser no-hits Chicago Cubs, 10-0
1909 - Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
1915 - Boston Braves trounce St Louis Cardinals 20-1
1925 - Bill Tilden wins 6th straight US tennis championship
1926 - 46th US Men's Tennis: Rene Lacoste beats Jean Borotra (6-4 6-0 6-4)
1926 - Jean Rene Lacoste wins US Tennis Open
1928 - Cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928
1929 - Pirates loss to Braves & clinch NL pennant for the Cubs
1930 - Enterprise (US) beats Shamrock V (England) in 15th America's Cup
1930 - NY Yankee pitcher Red Ruffing hits 2 HRs to beat St Louis Browns, 7-6
1938 - Chicago Bears beat Green Bay Packers 2-0
1946 - Joe Louis KOs Tami Mauriello in 1 for Heavyweight boxing title
1949 - Baseball major league record 4 grand slams hit
1954 - Cleveland Indians clinch AL pennant, beat Tigers (3-2)
1955 - Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Mile High Golf Open
1955 - Willie Mays hits record tying 9th HR at Ebbets Field (ties Joe Adcock)
1956 - Mickey Mantle is 8th to hit 50 HRs in a seaon
1960 - Mickey Wright wins LPGA Memphis Golf Open
1963 - Final game at Polo Grounds, 1,752 see Phillies beat Mets 5-1
1965 - Mickey Mantle Day at Yankee Stadium: Mantle play his 2,000th game
1966 - Mickey Wright wins LPGA Shirley Englehorn Golf Invitational
1967 - Intrepid (US) beats Dame Pattie (Aust) in 21st America's Cup
1968 - Ray Washburn (Cards) no-hits SF Giants 2-0
1971 - 19th Ryder Cup: US beats Europe, 18½-13½ at Old Warson Country Club (St. Louis, Missouri, US)
1977 - Courageous (US) sweeps Australia (Aust) in 24th America's Cup
1977 - Joanne Carner/Judy Rankin wins LPGA National Team Golf Championship
1980 - 'Les Miserables' opens at Palais des Sports, Paris
1983 - Juli Inkster wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
1983 - New Orleans Saints 1st OT victory; beating Chic Bears 34-31
1984 - Tim Raines is 1st player with 4 consecutive 70-stolen-base seasons
1986 - David Boon's 3rd Test cricket century, 122 v India at Madras
1988 - Juli Inkster wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
1990 - Atlanta is chosen to host 1996 (centennial) Summer Olympics
1991 - John Hart becomes general manager of Cleveland Indians
1991 - NCAA places Tenn on 2 yrs probation for football recruting violations
1991 - Robert Helmick resigns as pres of US Olympic Committee
1993 - LA Mighty Ducks play their 1st NHL pre-season game against Penguins
1994 - 1st Presidents Golf Cup: US beats Intl team 20-12 at Robert Jones Va
1994 - Deb Richard wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
1994 - Ken Burn's "Baseball" premieres on PBS
1996 - Roger Clemens ties his own major league record with 20 strikeouts
1997 - Seve Ballesteros & Nick Faldo elected to World Golf Hall of Fame

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