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Baseball on Wednesday, August 28, 1974

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 Sox0Chicago White Sox3BoxBart Johnson (6-2)Luis Tiant (20-9)CHA  B Sharp (4)Bucky Dent (13.8)
California Angels1Detroit Tigers2BoxMickey Lolich (16-15)Frank Tanana (9-16)DET  E Brinkman (12), A Kaline (10)Ed Brinkman (36.7)
Cleveland Indians7Kansas City Royals1BoxGaylord Perry (17-9)Al Fitzmorris (10-4)NoneCharlie Spikes (16.8)
Oakland Athletics3Milwaukee Brewers1BoxCatfish Hunter (20-10)Jim Colborn (8-11)MIL  D Money (12)  OAK  R Jackson 2 (26)Don Money (24.7)
New York Yankees5Minnesota Twins0BoxPat Dobson (13-14)Joe Decker (13-11)NYA  T Munson (12)Thurman Munson (15.7)
Baltimore Orioles2Texas Rangers4BoxJackie Brown (10-10)Dave McNally (12-10)TEX  J Fregosi (12), T Harrah (18)Toby Harrah (28.2)
Chicago Cubs6Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxMike Marshall (13-9)Oscar Zamora (3-9)CHN  B Madlock (6), R Monday (13)Bill Madlock (36.8)
Atlanta Braves4Montreal Expos2BoxCarl Morton (14-7)John Montague (3-4)NoneVic Correll (40.6)
Houston Astros3New York Mets2BoxRamon de los Santos (1-0)Jerry Cram (0-1)HOU  C Johnson (8)  NYN  R Staub (16)Cliff Johnson (42.0)
Cincinnati Reds4Philadelphia Phillies3BoxWill McEnaney (2-1)Ron Schueler (8-13)PHI  B Boone (3)Greg Luzinski (49.8)
St. Louis Cardinals5San Diego Padres1BoxLynn McGlothen (15-8)Bill Greif (6-16)SDN  J Grubb (7)Ted Simmons (30.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants1BoxDave Giusti (6-4)Jim Barr (10-8)NoneEd Kirkpatrick (34.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7157.555--57852930-3241-25L1Game Log
New York Yankees6762.5194.551350429-3638-26W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6563.5086.053154130-3234-32W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6365.4928.050252429-3334-32L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6269.47310.553252830-3532-34L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6169.46911.047558430-3731-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7556.573--59045635-3040-26W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6961.5315.557250434-3335-28L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6764.5118.058159833-3534-29W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6666.5009.558261026-4139-26W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6468.48511.554857529-3834-31L2Game Log
California Angels5181.38624.551556625-3926-42L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6861.527--59051328-3540-26W6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6763.5151.553251331-3236-31W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6466.4924.554355925-3839-28L2Game Log
Montreal Expos5968.4658.051053031-3528-33L1Game Log
New York Mets5671.44111.044751628-3728-34L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5175.40515.551064924-3728-37L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8247.636--65245240-2842-19W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8051.6113.062248842-2438-27W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves7258.55410.553045834-2938-29W1Game Log
Houston Astros6762.51915.053248627-3540-27W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5872.44624.550257529-3928-34L2Game Log
San Diego Padres5080.38532.545068121-4529-35L1Game Log

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