Arthur Ashe defeats Tom Okker to win his only career U.S. Open title.
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Bowie Kuhn suspends Denny McLain for carrying a gun. It is the third suspension of the season for McLain.
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Lou Whitaker and Allan Trammell
Detroit rookies Lou Whitaker and Allan Trammell debut for the Tigers. The duo will play together for 19 years
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At the 110th U.S. Open, Pete Sampras defeats Andre Agassi in straight sets (6-4, 6-3, 6-2) to capture his first of 15 career Grand Slams.
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Mike Tyson is indicted in an Indianapolis hotel room.
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Ice skater Nancy Kerrigan weds her agent, Jerry Solomon.
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