This Day in New York Sports by Jordan Sprechman

By Jordan Sprechman

At the present time in long island activities is a special compilation of evidence and dates bearing on the background of activities humans and occasions founded round the new york. This hardbound publication is broadly illustrated and comprises no fewer than 10 entries for every day of the calendar 12 months. Drawing upon the study assets of the hot York activities Museum & corridor of popularity, this present day in manhattan activities covers the numerous moments of all activities for the final three hundred years. From the Yankees to yachting, from the Rangers to race autos, and from the Knicks to knock-outs, all of the heroes and villains and the triumphs and tragedies of recent York activities are highlighted during this different ebook.

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Kauff had been suspended after being arrested in 1921 on charges in connection with the sale of stolen automobiles. " The decision effectively ends Kauff's major league career. 33 pins per game. Varipapa (who bowled a sanctioned 300 in 1931) opens with a 300 and follows with 268, 279, 247, 299 and 259. 1941 Fritzie Zivic retains his welterweight title with a 12th-round KO of Henry Armstrong at the Garden, retaining the crown he won from Armstrong in October 1940. The crowd of 23,190 is the largest in Garden history for boxing and the largest indoor crowd for a fight on record.

Chub) Feeney, longtime Giants executive and president of the National League from 197086, dies in San Francisco, California, at age 72. Page 11 January 11 1890 Maximilian Carnarius, who as Max Carey became a National League star and managed Brooklyn for the two seasons (193233) preceding Casey Stengel's reign, is born in Terre Haute, Indiana. 1897 A six-day military bicycle tournament sponsored by the New York Herald opens at the Garden. When the show closes on January 16, it has raised over $15,000 to endow rooms at New York's Hahnemann Hospital for injured or wounded National Guardsmen.

J. ) Handball Court, ousting Napoleon Levoie of the St. Roche AA, Quebec, in four sets and taking the final against William Schmidt of the Brooklyn Handball Club, 21-3, 21-9, 21-3, 21-9. 1913 John Robert Mize is born in Demorest, Georgia. The NL batting champ in 1939 with St. Louis who with the Giants tied Pittsburgh's Ralph Kiner for the NL home run title in successive seasons (51 in 1947 and 40 in 1948), Mize was traded to the Yankees in 1949 and helped them to five consecutive World Series titles.

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