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Baseball on Sunday, May 28, 1961

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox5Baltimore Orioles0BoxDon Schwall (2-0)Jack Fisher (1-6)BOS  F Malzone (2)Frank Malzone (26.4)
KC1 UNBRIDGED1Cleveland Indians9Box G1Gary Bell (3-4)Ray Herbert (3-4)CLE  V Power (2), J Romano (6)  KC1  N Siebern (2)Willie Kirkland (26.2)
KC1 UNBRIDGED8Cleveland Indians4Box G2Norm Bass (3-2)Jim Perry (2-4)CLE  W Held (5), J Piersall (2), J Romano (7)  KC1  D Howser (1), J Pignatano (2), L Posada (3), N Siebern (3)Leo Posada (16.8)
Detroit Tigers9LAA UNBRIDGED4BoxJim Bunning (3-4)Ryne Duren (1-4)DET  D Brown (8), N Cash (9), C Maxwell (2)  LAA  E Averill (10), K Hunt (8)Bill Bruton (42.6)
Chicago White Sox14New York Yankees9Box G1Turk Lown (2-2)Luis Arroyo (1-2)CHA  W Covington (2), F Robinson (2), A Smith (8)  NYA  Y Berra (5), B Cerv (4), B Skowron (6)Bob Roselli (54.6)
Chicago White Sox3New York Yankees5Box G2Jim Coates (5-2)Cal McLish (2-5)CHA  W Covington (3), R Sievers (10)  NYA  R Maris (9)Johnny Blanchard (24.7)
Minnesota Twins4Washington Senators6BoxMarty Kutyna (3-0)Jack Kralick (4-2)MIN  H Killebrew (12)  WS2  G Green (3)Chuck Hinton (34.6)
San Francisco Giants6Chicago Cubs5BoxStu Miller (3-0)Jim Brewer (0-2)CHN  E Banks (8), E Bouchee (2)  SFN  O Cepeda (14)Ernie Banks (45.6)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds4BoxBob Purkey (5-2)Frank Sullivan (2-5)CIN  V Pinson 2 (5)  PHI  P Herrera (4), B Malkmus (1)Vada Pinson (24.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers4MLN UNBRIDGED3BoxTurk Farrell (4-3)Lew Burdette (4-3)MLN  H Aaron (8)Hank Aaron (32.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates4St. Louis Cardinals8BoxAl Cicotte (2-2)Harvey Haddix (3-1)PIT  D Groat (2), H Smith (1), D Stuart (5)  SLN  C James (1)Daryl Spencer (24.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers2814.667--25417018-810-6W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2417.5853.519615515-89-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2419.5584.518218712-811-12L1Game Log
New York Yankees2117.5535.01781658-1013-7W1Game Log
Washington Senators II2122.4887.515415612-129-10W3Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1719.4728.01611966-911-10W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1922.4638.51892168-811-14L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox1522.40510.51311578-158-6W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1525.37512.01691857-158-10L1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants2513.6582.018514414-411-9W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2518.5813.520019414-811-10W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2216.5794.01441299-1013-6W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2016.5565.015715910-1010-6L3Game Log
Milwaukee Braves1818.5007.01681679-89-10L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1819.4867.51601317-1111-8W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1226.31614.01181774-158-11L7Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1125.30614.01201516-125-13L2Game Log

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