1948 – “Babe Ruth Story” premieres, Babe Ruth’s last public appearance.
1972 – Rams and Colts swap owners. In a truly unprecedented move, Robert Irsay, the owner of the Baltimore Colts and Carroll Rosenbloom, the owner of the Los Angeles Rams, trade ownership of their NFL teams.
2019 – Australian cricket captain Meg Lanning records T20 International world record individual score of 133 off 63 balls in 93-run win against England at Chelmsford; Southern Stars clinch Women’s Ashes.
2019 – The Seahawks signed Bobby Wagner to the richest deal among any active LB. Earlier this week, football fans were reminded about Titans S Kevin Byard, who became the highest-paid player at the position in the NFL. Today marks the first anniversary of Seattle making their devastating defender the highest-paid linebacker in the league. Just months after inking the 3y/$54M contract with the Seahawks, Bobby Wagner proved his reliability by becoming the franchise’s all-time leading tackler with No. 985. The 5x All-Pro and 2014 Super Champ is still regarded as the nations’ best LB, when healthy.
2020 – Italian football giants Juventus win their ninth straight Serie A title with goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Federico Bernardeschi in a 2-0 win over Sampdoria.