A.J. Foyt becomes the first driver to win the Indianapolis 500 four times. Also of note, Janet Guthrie becomes the first female to race in the event.
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Wayne Gretzky's overtime goal gives the Los Angeles Kings a 5-4 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in the Western Conference finals. The Kings become the first NHL team to play the full 21 games in the first three rounds.
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Paul Lo Duca goes 6-for-6 (five singles and a three-run homer) against the Colorado Rockies to tie a National League record for hits in an extra-inning game.
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Roger Clemens records the 100th double-digit strikeout game of his career, fanning 11 in seven innings against Chicago. Only Nolan Ryan (215) and Randy Johnson (175) have more games with 10 or more strikeouts.
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The Cincinnati Reds retire Sparky Anderson's No. 10. As the skipper of the "Big Red Machine," Anderson became the franchise's winningest manager (863-586) and captured four NL pennants (1970, 1972, 1975-76 ) and two World Championships (1975-76).
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(Clockwise from left)<br><br>Glen Rice (1967)<br>Jerry West (1938)<br>Eugene Robinson (1963)<br>Kirk Gibson (1957)<br>
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