1989 in sports

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See also: 1988 in sports, other events of 1989, 1990 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.


Contents

Auto Racing

Baseball

  • April 8 - One-handed pitcher Jim Abbott makes his major-league debut with the California Angels, without spending a single day in the minor leagues. He went on to a 12-12 record for the season.
  • August 15 - Dave Dravecky's comeback bid ends tragically when his pitching arm breaks in the sixth inning of his second start. Two years later, the cancer-stricken arm would be amputated.
  • August 24 - Following an investigation that he gambled on baseball, superstar player Pete Rose is banned from baseball for life.

Basketball

Boxing


Cycling

Field Hockey

Figure Skating

Football (American)

Football (Australian Rules)

Football (Canadian)

Football (Soccer)

Golf

Men's Golf


Women's Golf

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Harness Racing


Ice Hockey

Skiing


Snooker


Tennis


General sporting events


Births

Deaths

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