January 2008
Day by Day in Jewish Sports History;2008, p106
The article presents information on various achievements and sports records made by Jewish athletes in sports history on April 15 of different years. On April 15, 1928, Andy Cohen hit a home run and two singles as the baseball team New York Giants defeated the team Philadelphia Phillies. On April 15, 1978, Irwin Cohen won the 209-pound title at the National Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Judo Championships in Chicago, Illinois. Swimming champion Dara Torres was born on April 15, 1967.


Related Articles

  • The Giants cannot continue to lose games in their division. HARRIS, JAIME C. // New York Amsterdam News;10/4/2012, Vol. 103 Issue 40, p44 

    The article presents information on the baseball team, Giants which loosen the baseball match by the division opponent, Philadelphia Eagles.

  • San Francisco. Schulman, Henry // Sporting News;06/18/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 25, p50 

    Highlights the performance of the San Francisco Giants baseball team in tournaments as of June 18, 2001.

  • SEPTEMBER 16.  // Day by Day in Jewish Sports History;2008, p260 

    The article offers information on various sport events, records and achievements of the of Jewish players which took place on September 16th of different years. It mentions that the tennis player Tom Okker won the Rainier International Classic tennis tournament in 1973. It further mentions that...

  • BASEBALL.  // World Almanac for Kids;2004, p212 

    The article provides information about the game of baseball. The 2002 World Series featured two teams from California, and the first-ever meeting of two wildcard teams. The Anaheim Angels defeated the San Francisco Giants, 4-1, in Game 7 to win their first championship. Scott Spiezio hit a...

  • THE GIANTS' BAD DREAM.  // Sports Illustrated;09/28/1959, Vol. 11 Issue 13, p18 

    The article discusses the highlights of a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers teams wherein the Dodgers won in 1959.

  • BASEBALL'S WEEK. Mulvoy, Mark // Sports Illustrated;08/23/1965, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p85 

    This section offers news briefs on professional baseball in the U.S. as of August 1965. The Milwaukee Braves baseball team have pushed the San Francisco Giants aside and climbed into second place in the National League. Boston manager Billy Herman was rushed to a hospital in a middle of a game...

  • To improve an Alou, age him. Carry, Peter // Sports Illustrated;08/17/1970, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p48 

    The article discusses the failure of the management of the Major League Baseball (MLB) National League San Francisco Giants to maximize the skills and talents of the Alou brothers who are from Dominican Republic. It mentions that Felipe Alou enjoyed his first season with the team when he was 27...

  • These Giants Are Jolly Blue It has been veni, vidi, vici for Vida in San Francisco's stunning ascent in the National West. Keith, Larry // Sports Illustrated;5/29/1978, Vol. 48 Issue 23, p22 

    The article offers a look at the performance of the San Francisco Giants baseball team at 1978 Major League Baseball season. Good pitching is said to be a major factor in the team's excellent game performances. As of May 1978, the Giants is in the number one spot of team standing. It describes...

  • A Sultan of Swat he's not. Lidz, Franz // Sports Illustrated;06/29/1984, Vol. 60 Issue 26, p58 

    The article provides information on San Francisco Giants second baseman Duane Kuiper, who has hit only one home run in nine seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) as of June 1984. It says that Kuiper batted 1,381 times during his first three years in the league before he made his first home run...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics