RETIRED?Jim Peters, 35, holder of World record (2:17:39.4) for marathon distance but victim of historic heartbreak in marathon at Vancouver Games (SI, Aug. 16).
RETIRED?Marion Motley, 34, ranked as one of finest fullbacks in football history during eight-year career on professional Cleveland Browns; when chronic knee injury again failed to respond to treatment.
DIED?Ken Buck, 22, All-America end for College of the Pacific last season and first draft choice of New York football Giants; of cancer at Paso Robles, Calif.
BORN?To Larry Doby, centerfielder for Cleveland Indians and home-run king of American League and Mrs. Doby; a seven-pound, 12-ounce girl.
OTHER RESULTS FOR THE RECORD
Herb Thomas, Sanford, N.C., 250-m. Grand Natl., with 71.18-mph avg. speed, Langhorne, Pa.
Fort Ord (Army) over Norfolk Naval Air Station, 5-3, Inter-Service championship, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Houston, over Battle Creek, 6-2, American Baseball Congress championship, Watertown, S. Dak.
Jacques Royer Crece, 8-round TKO over Ramon Martinez, middleweights, Lyon, France.
Tony De Marco, 6-round TKO over Chris Christenson, welterweights, Boston.
Luther Rawlings, 2-round TKO over Frankie Fernandez, welterweights, New York.
Hector Constance, 10-round split decision over Chico Varona. welterweights, New York.
Carlos Chavez, 10-round decision over Bobby Woods, lightweights, New Orleans.