The Houston Comets led by Cynthia Cooper win the inaugural WNBA championship by defeating the New York Liberty
Kathy Whitworth wins the LPGA Ladies World Series of Golf. Whitworth was inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 1982.
Betty Jameson wins the LPGA White Mountain Open Golf Tournament. Jameson was inducted into the TSHOF in 1968.
Chicago White Sox pitcher Ted Lyons throws a no-hitter vs. the Boston Red Sox in just 67 minutes at Fenway Park in Boston. Lyons was inducted into the TSHOF in 1985