Football, Brooklyn Dodgers, Philadelphia Phillies discussed on Colorado's Morning News with April Zesbaugh and Marty Lenz


Sports fans at sandy west. And I'm here to take you on a journey back to this week in sports history. Let's start way back in eighteen fifty seven where the world's first soccer club or football club. Sheffield f c founded in England this week in one thousand nine hundred eighty one the Green Bay Packers played their first NFL game a seven six win over the Minneapolis marines this week in nineteen thirty nine NBC becomes the first network to televise a pro football game. The Brooklyn Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Eagles twenty three to fourteen at Brooklyn's Ebbets field this week in one thousand nine hundred sixty six ice hockey legend, Bobby ORR, scores his first career goal against the Montreal Canadians at the time of his retirement. He was the leading defenceman in league history with two hundred seventy goals this week in one thousand nine hundred sixty seven the New Jersey Americans who later became the New York. End jersey. Nets played their first ABA game and jumping ahead this week in one thousand nine hundred ninety three Joe Carter hits only the second baseball World Series winning home run as the Toronto Blue Jays win game. Six of the World Series to beat the Philadelphia Phillies, four games to two and I can still remember every awful moment. Yeah. I'm affiliate fan. That's your iheartradio weekend sports time capsule. KOA NewsRadio time five twenty ahead here on Colorado's morning news. Denver voters can decide this November whether to fund healthy food and food education.

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