answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

What's popular today? America's two pastimes, baseball and football. Teams that won College Football championships in the 30s include Knute Rockne's Notre Dame, USC, Michigan, Alabama, Tennessee, etc...though most years saw co-champions as multiple polls were used (hmm...sound familiar?). World Series winners in the 30s included the Philadelphia Athletics (1) St. Louis Cardinals (2), NY Yankees (5), NY Giants (1), and Detroit Tigers (1). Baseball was dazzled by the likes of Dizzy Dean and Joe DiMaggio. Golf was on the front page as Bobby Jones won the 1930 U.S. Open en route to the Grand Slam, and Byron Nelson the '39 Open. Legends of the game. The Masters first was played in 1934. Then US Open was around for tennis back then too. The Depression took its toll on sports in America as attendance plummeted along with salaries of athletes, and the rise of Nazi Germany and the USSR helped push sports out of the limelight it enjoyed in the Roarin' 20s.

User Avatar

Wiki User

14y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What kind of sports in the 30's did they play in the US?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

What kinds of sports do Holland play?

People in Holland play the same kind of sports as we do here in the US. They play basketball, volleyball, baseball, and soccer.


Do the dominican repbulic play sports different from the US?

baseball and soccer are their two main sports that they play


What kind of sports do US athletes play?

If you mean what is the main American sport then it would be Baseball (which is called the American pastime) or Football (American version)But the US has alot of diffrent sports including...SoccerSoftballTrack and FeildSwimingGolfTennisBasketballand alot more


What kind of game do people play in east timor?

Well they play sports like us such as volleyball, football and all others


What percentage of people in the US plays sports?

62% of males play competitive sports in America. 48%of females play competitive sports in America.


What percent of US men play sports?

88%


How sports helps us?

Sports give you exercise and help you get better at the sports. Also, it's fun if you play with your friends or your favourite sports.


Do they play football the American kind in any other sports other than US?

Some other countries participate but the whole world (even the USA) play a similar sport called Rugby.


What sports do the US play that Australia doesn't?

ice hockey


How many people play sports in US?

about 2 milllion


What is the US national sports team?

The us national teams are teams that play in the olympics.


How many children play organized sports in the us?

over 100,000