July 31–On this day in Sports History


In 1928 , 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland


In 1984, US men’s Gymnastics team won team gold medal at LA Summer Olympics.


In 1994 , Helen Alfredss wins LPGA Ping Welch’s Golf Championship


In 1997 A’s trade Mark McGwire to St Louis Cardinals