Today In Sports History for August 26

...Dodgers.1950 - Australia wins its third straight Davis Cup by beating the United States.1961 - The International Hockey Hall of Fame opens in Toronto.1972 - The New York Cosmos win the NASL championship, defeating the St. Louis Stars 2-1.1989 - Trumbull...
Sydney Seau honors Hall of Fame father

...prevented Sydney Seau from honoring her Hall of Fame father Junior with an induction speech...were celebrated.The Pro Football Hall of Fame denied Sydney Seau the opportunity to make...Speaking to a packed Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium and a nationwide audience, Sydney...
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Vikings top Steelers in Hall of Fame game

...will stick with the reigning Rookie of the Year.Bridgewater's only series in a 14-3 victory over Pittsburgh in the Hall of Fame game Sunday ended up with the Vikings getting stuffed on fourth down after Bridgewater failed to complete a simple flip to Mike...
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Brett Favre returns to Lambeau for Packers Hall of Fame

...finally it him. He was back at his football home.The three-time MVP quarterback was being inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame on Saturday night, a ceremony inside Lambeau Field that was to also include the retirement of his No. 4 jersey. It was the...
3 pitchers, catcher enter baseball Hall

...Smoltz and Craig Biggio were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday and basked in the spotlight one more time with at 6-foot-10 the tallest player elected to the Hall of Fame, gave special thanks to his parents. His father died in 1992...
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Today In Sports History for August 5

...medals, winning the 200-meter race in an Olympic-record 20.7 seconds.1954 - The first election for the Boxing Hall of Fame is held. Twenty-four fighters are elected, with the most noteworthy from the modern era Jack Dempsey, Joe Louis and Henry...
Feds end decade-long prosecution of Barry Bonds without conviction

...drugs. Tuesday's decision to drop the case against him is not likely to help him with Hall of Fame voters. In his third year on the Hall of Fame ballot this year, Bonds received 202 votes for 36.8 percent from the Baseball Writers' Association...
Sports On TV for Sunday, Aug. 9

...Prix10 a.m., FS1 - MotoGP, World Championship, Indianapolis Grand PrixNFL FOOTBALL4 p.m., NBC - Exhibition, Hall of Fame Game, Pittsburgh vs. Minnesota, at Canton, OhioSOCCER4:30 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League, Arsenal vs. West Ham, at...
Today In Sports History for Aug. 9

...PGA Championship. Dufner becomes the 24th player to shoot 63 in a major - Greg Norman and Vijay Singh, both in the Hall of Fame, did it twice.2014 - Nick Rimando breaks the MLS record with his 113th shutout in Real Salt Lake's 3-0 victory over D...
After no-hitter, Hamels is preparing for next start

...first no-hitter against Chicago since Sandy Koufax pitched a perfect game at Dodger Stadium in 1965.The Baseball Hall of Fame requested Hamels' cap from the game, but there might be one issue."That's cool, but unfortunately it probably smells...
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