This week in sports history: July 30 to Aug. 5

July 30 1844 1st US yacht club - NY Yacht Club organized by John Cox Stevens and 8 friends aboard the Gimcrack 1874 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Philadelphia in British Isles 1884 Nonpareil Dempsey [John Edward Kelly] fights George Fulljames, possibly the 1st middleweight fight with boxing gloves 1905 3rd Tour de France won by Louis Trousselier of France 1908 Around the…

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