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Friday July 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 1961-07-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox3Boston Red Sox8BoxDon SchwallCal McLish(none)
Minnesota Twins4Detroit Tigers3BoxPedro RamosPaul FoytackRay Moore
Washington Senators II10Kansas City Athletics6BoxMarty KutynaJoe NuxhallDave Sisler
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees0BoxHal BrownBud Daley(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Chicago Cubs3BoxJim O'TooleDick EllsworthBill Henry
St. Louis Cardinals6Milwaukee Braves2BoxLarry JacksonBob Hendley(none)
San Francisco Giants8Philadelphia Phillies5BoxDom ZanniArt MahaffeyStu Miller
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxJohn BuzhardtDick LeMay(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJohnny PodresEarl FrancisTurk Farrell

Standings as of 1961-07-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees996435.646--53840113728-2436-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I634518.714
222Detroit Tigers1016536.644--55043611432-1632-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium613625.590
335Baltimore Orioles1025745.5598.54494153430-2226-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium603822.633
446Cleveland Indians1025448.52911.54904622825-2229-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium592435.407
5510Chicago White Sox1025052.49015.5483479415-3435-18L5T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park603624.600
6612Washington Senators II994455.44420.0422478-5620-3124-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium621745.274
7713Boston Red Sox1044658.44220.5466542-7618-3628-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park583028.517
8814Minnesota Twins994356.43421.0451505-5419-3124-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium612734.443
9916Kansas City Athletics993663.36428.0432561-12916-3520-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium622537.403
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Cincinnati Reds1006238.620--4694244534-1928-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field543123.574
224Los Angeles Dodgers986038.6121.04764304632-1628-22W6T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum562927.518
337San Francisco Giants995247.5259.55014346727-2225-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park553322.600
448Milwaukee Braves954847.50511.54564312528-2220-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium593524.593
559Pittsburgh Pirates914546.49512.5417425-820-2125-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field633033.476
6611St. Louis Cardinals974750.48513.54524411120-2826-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park573324.579
7715Chicago Cubs974156.42319.5453520-6717-3424-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field572334.404
8817Philadelphia Phillies953164.32628.5374493-11918-2812-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium591643.271


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bob Hale1B27.263Purchased by Yankees from Indians.