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Sunday May 28,1961This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1961-05-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox5Baltimore Orioles0BoxDon SchwallJack Fisher(none)
Kansas City Athletics1Cleveland Indians9BoxGary BellRay Herbert(none)
Kansas City Athletics8Cleveland Indians4BoxNorm BassJim Perry(none)
Chicago White Sox14New York Yankees9BoxTurk LownLuis ArroyoBilly Pierce
Chicago White Sox3New York Yankees5BoxJim CoatesCal McLish(none)
Minnesota Twins4Washington Senators II6BoxMarty KutynaJack KralickDave Sisler
San Francisco Giants6Chicago Cubs5BoxStu MillerJim BrewerBobby Bolin
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds4BoxBob PurkeyFrank Sullivan(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Milwaukee Braves3BoxTurk FarrellLew Burdette(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4St. Louis Cardinals8BoxAl CicotteHarvey Haddix(none)

Standings as of 1961-05-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers422814.667--2541708418-810-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1207347.608
223Cleveland Indians412417.5853.51961554115-89-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1205466.450
336Baltimore Orioles432419.5584.5182187-512-811-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1197148.597
448New York Yankees382117.5535.0178165138-1013-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1248836.710
5510Washington Senators II432122.4887.5154156-212-129-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium1184078.339
6612Kansas City Athletics361719.4728.0161196-356-911-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium1254481.352
7713Minnesota Twins411922.4638.5189216-278-811-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1195168.429
8814Boston Red Sox371522.40510.5131157-268-158-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1256164.488
9915Chicago White Sox401525.37512.0169185-167-158-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1227151.582
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants382513.658--1851444114-411-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1166056.517
224Los Angeles Dodgers432518.5812.5200194614-811-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1116447.577
335Cincinnati Reds382216.5793.0144129159-1013-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1167145.612
447Pittsburgh Pirates362016.5564.0157159-210-1010-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1185563.466
559Milwaukee Braves361818.5006.016816719-89-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1186553.551
6611St. Louis Cardinals371819.4866.5160131297-1111-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1176255.530
7716Chicago Cubs381226.31613.0118177-594-158-11L7T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1165264.448
8817Philadelphia Phillies361125.30613.0120151-316-125-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1183682.305