On this day ...

AUGUST 5, 1921 — Radio station KDKA and announcer Harold Arlin provided the first broadcast of a major league game as the Pirates beat the Phillies 8-5 at Pittsburgh.

Today

SPORTS ON TV

Tennis — Rogers Cup, men’s and women’s early rounds, at Ontario, 8 a.m., TENNIS.

Little League Baseball — Southeast Regional, Virginia vs. Georgia, semifinal, at Warner Robins, Ga., 4 p.m., ESPN2; Southwest Regional, Texas West vs. Louisiana, semifinal, at Waco, Texas, 6 p.m., ESPN2.

Little League baseball — Virginia vs. Georgia, 4 p.m., ESPN2; Texas West vs. Louisiana, 6 p.m., ESPN2.

Major League Baseball — Oakland at Cubs, 5 p.m., ESPN.

Tennis — Rogers Cup, 8 a.m., TENNIS.

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