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Wednesday June 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 1961-06-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II2Cleveland Indians3BoxJim PerryJoe McClainFrank Funk
Washington Senators II5Cleveland Indians2BoxBennie DanielsMudcat Grant(none)
Chicago White Sox5Detroit Tigers12BoxDon MossiRay Herbert(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Kansas City Athletics4BoxWes StockJim Archer(none)
Boston Red Sox6Minnesota Twins2BoxIke DelockCamilo Pascual(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Chicago Cubs16BoxGlen HobbieBob Purkey(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs7BoxJack CurtisJim O'Toole(none)
San Francisco Giants7Philadelphia Phillies7Box(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxJoe GibbonDon Drysdale(none)
Milwaukee Braves8St. Louis Cardinals3BoxBob HendleyBob GibsonDon McMahon

Standings as of 1961-06-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers734726.644--3993178223-1123-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium895435.607
223New York Yankees724428.6112.53772958221-2023-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I906525.722
335Cleveland Indians744232.5685.53503123820-1322-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium873651.414
447Baltimore Orioles744034.5417.5314313124-1515-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium885533.625
559Chicago White Sox733835.5219.03633224111-2027-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park894841.539
6611Boston Red Sox733736.50710.0325348-2314-2223-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park893950.438
7713Washington Senators II733241.43815.0304339-3517-2315-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium882959.330
8814Kansas City Athletics712942.40817.0318371-5314-2215-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium903258.356
9916Minnesota Twins722844.38918.5309395-8611-2417-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium884246.477
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds714427.620--3332835022-1522-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field834934.590
224Los Angeles Dodgers724230.5832.53283072119-1423-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum824735.573
336San Francisco Giants703931.5574.53462965018-1321-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park844638.548
448Pittsburgh Pirates653431.5237.0293299-615-1419-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field894148.461
5510Milwaukee Braves653332.5088.0313307618-1915-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium895039.562
6612St. Louis Cardinals693138.44912.0291292-113-2217-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park854936.576
7715Chicago Cubs692742.39116.0293349-5614-2513-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field853748.435
8817Philadelphia Phillies652342.35418.0240304-6414-188-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium892465.270