Saturday, October 29, 2016

This Week (October 24th-29th) In Sports History

October 24th


In 1992, "the Toronto Blue Jays win the World Series of baseball in six games, making them the first Canadian team to win" (Today in Sports, n.d.).

October 25th



In 1965, "Minnesota Vikings' Jim Marshall runs 66 yards in the wrong direction for a safety" (Today in Sports, n.d.).


October 26th


In 1982, "Steve Carlton becomes first pitcher to win four Cy Young awards" (Today in Sports, n.d.).


October 27th



In 1931, "Chuhei Numbu of Japan sets long jump record at 26 feet 2.25 inches" (Today in Sports, n.d.).


October 28th


In 1934, the "Brooklyn Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates play a penalty free NFL game" (Today in Sports, n.d.).

October 29th

(Boxing Hall Of, 2013)

In 1960, "Cassius Clay's (Muhammad Ali's) first professional fight, beats Tunney Hunsaker in six rounds" (Today in Sports, n.d.).

References

Boxing Hall Of Fame Las Vegas. (2013, October 29). Muhammad Ali 1st Professional Fight This Day In Boxing History October 29, 1960. Retrieved October 29, 2016, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BoxfZGgjrE 

lpwn. (2010). Touchdown Fail. Guy runs the wrong way! Retrieved October 29, 2016, from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1UZy7SSdDI 

National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. (2010, December 20). Steve Carlton - Baseball Hall of Fame Biographies. Retrieved October 29, 2016, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdGRSDQaj1s

NFL Game Program: Brooklyn Dodgers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (October 28, 1934) | SportsPaper.info. (n.d.). Retrieved October 29, 2016, from http://sportspaper.info/nfl/seasons/1934/10-28_pit-bkn.html

Olympic.org. (2016). Chuhei NAMBU. Retrieved October 29, 2016, from https://www.olympic.org/chuhei-nambu 
 
PROPERTYROOM.COM. (n.d.). Retrieved October 29, 2016, from https://www.propertyroom.com/l/1964-jim-marshall-minnesota-vikings-philadelphia-104-football-card/10415401

Senouo. (2012, September 19). オリンピック100人の伝説 世界新で代役優勝 南部忠平. Retrieved October 29, 2016, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4CKu6h8A94 
 
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED NRMT NO LABEL NOVEMBER 2 1992 TORONTO BLUE JAYS WORLD SERIES. (n.d.). Retrieved October 28, 2016, from http://www.ebay.com/sch/sis.html?_nkw=SPORTS ILLUSTRATED NRMT NO LABEL NOVEMBER 2 1992 TORONTO BLUE JAYS WORLD SERIES
 
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Today in Sports History. (n.d.). Retrieved October 29, 2016, from http://thisdayinhistoryinfo.info/sports/1028.htm

Today in Sports History. (n.d.). Retrieved October 29, 2016, from http://thisdayinhistoryinfo.info/sports/1029.htm

Topps. (n.d.). Steve Carlton 1982 Topps Single (Cy Young Award Winner 1982) (Wins Leader 1982) (Strikeout Leader 1982). Retrieved October 29, 2016, from https://www.amazon.com/Carlton-Topps-Single-Winner-Strikeout/dp/B01J6LEBB2