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Thursday August 28,1969This 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 1969-08-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Pilots3Baltimore Orioles4BoxEddie WattDooley Womack(none)
Kansas City Royals8Boston Red Sox9BoxSparky LyleMoe Drabowsky(none)
Oakland Athletics3Detroit Tigers5BoxFred SchermanGeorge Lauzerique(none)
Cincinnati Reds1Chicago Cubs3BoxFergie JenkinsGerry Arrigo(none)
Montreal Expos9Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxClaude RaymondAl McBean(none)
Atlanta Braves8Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxGeorge StoneSteve BlassPaul Doyle
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants4BoxFrank LinzyBill Champion(none)
Houston Astros1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxMudcat GrantDon Wilson(none)

Standings as of 1969-08-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1308941.685--65140824341-2448-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium322012.625
235Detroit Tigers1287454.57814.05614699235-2939-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium341618.471
3512Boston Red Sox1286959.53919.06045901433-3136-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park341816.529
4615Washington Senators II1306664.50823.05425271534-3532-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium322012.625
5716New York Yankees1296366.48825.5461481-2029-3934-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I321715.531
6918Cleveland Indians1305476.41535.0480586-10626-3628-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium31823.258
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins1287751.602--62349512832-3445-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium342014.588
246Oakland Athletics1277354.5753.55774898831-3042-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum351520.429
3817California Angels1245371.42722.0389491-10219-3834-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium381820.474
41020Kansas City Royals1285276.40625.0457560-10323-4028-37L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium341717.500
61122Seattle Pilots1274978.38627.5522667-14525-3824-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes351520.429
51221Chicago White Sox1274978.38627.5481585-10422-4427-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park351916.543
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs1338152.609--61747414336-2844-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field291118.379
224New York Mets1267452.5873.54984514735-2639-26W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium362610.722
359St. Louis Cardinals1307159.5468.54774364135-2736-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II321616.500
4813Pittsburgh Pirates1276859.53510.05715353629-3239-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field352015.571
51019Philadelphia Phillies1275275.40926.0529589-6026-3326-42L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium351124.314
61123Montreal Expos1314091.30540.0484665-18121-4219-49W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park311219.387
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137San Francisco Giants1297257.558--5815285333-3439-23W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park331815.545
248Atlanta Braves1327359.5530.55565371934-3439-25W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium302010.667
3610Los Angeles Dodgers1276958.5432.054143810333-3336-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium351619.457
4711Cincinnati Reds1286959.5392.56676472034-3535-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field342014.588
5914Houston Astros1296861.5274.05625402225-4143-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome331320.394
61224San Diego Padres1293792.28735.0360603-24321-4716-45L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium331518.455