TBC Player Tracker:   Daily emails with YOUR custom list of players delivered before your first cup of coffee. Change players whenever you like!

Baseball on Saturday, August 28, 1976

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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Texas Rangers4Baltimore Orioles6BoxFred Holdsworth (3-0)Steve Hargan (5-6)BAL  K Singleton (8)  TEX  T Harrah (11)Ken Singleton (39.1)
Kansas City Royals8Boston Red Sox3BoxAl Fitzmorris (15-9)Bill Lee (2-5)BOS  F Lynn (10)  KCA  B Martinez (4)Jim Wohlford (22.3)
New York Yankees8California Angels1BoxDock Ellis (13-6)Nolan Ryan (10-17)NoneMickey Rivers (21.7)
Minnesota Twins3Cleveland Indians4BoxTom Buskey (5-3)Jim Hughes (7-11)NoneLarry Hisle (23.8)
Chicago White Sox8Milwaukee Brewers10BoxJim Colborn (8-13)Rich Gossage (8-13)CHA  J Spencer (12)  MIL  S Lezcano (7), D Porter (4)Sixto Lezcano (24.0)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics5BoxVida Blue (13-11)Dave Roberts (12-13)DET  M Stanley (4)Joe Rudi (16.8)
Atlanta Braves2Chicago Cubs5BoxSteve Renko (6-7)Dick Ruthven (13-13)ATL  K Henderson (12)  CHN  R Monday (24), J Morales (15)Rick Monday (32.5)
Philadelphia Phillies7Cincinnati Reds8BoxRawly Eastwick (9-4)Tug McGraw (6-5)CIN  J Morgan (26), P Rose (10)  PHI  J Johnstone (5)Garry Maddox (58.1)
St. Louis Cardinals3Houston Astros4BoxLarry Dierker (13-12)Bob Forsch (5-10)HOU  L Dierker (1)Jose Cruz (26.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers1New York Mets2BoxJon Matlack (14-7)Rick Rhoden (11-3)NYN  B Boisclair (1)Bruce Boisclair (17.7)
San Francisco Giants1Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJim Rooker (11-7)John D'Acquisto (3-8)NoneRennie Stennett (12.0)
Montreal Expos7San Diego Padres4BoxDale Murray (4-8)Butch Metzger (10-1)MON  E Williams (11)Fred Kendall (46.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7748.616--59345640-2037-28W5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6660.52411.548747936-2830-32W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6463.50414.049949430-3534-28W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6166.48017.050156829-3232-34L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6067.47218.053853627-3833-29L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5766.46319.045548825-3532-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7850.609--60446135-2843-22W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6959.5399.056450228-3841-21W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6267.48116.555959229-3733-30L5Game Log
Texas Rangers5870.45320.049652625-3633-34L6Game Log
Chicago White Sox5673.43422.549459026-3930-34L1Game Log
California Angels5574.42623.544254029-3826-36L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8245.646--63944740-2043-24L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7057.55112.056353236-2734-30W3Game Log
New York Mets6563.50817.547642733-3432-29W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5971.45424.551261427-3932-32W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5568.44725.048750427-3328-35L2Game Log
Montreal Expos4280.34437.540755922-4420-36W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8248.631--71650542-2140-27W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7256.5629.049646230-3242-24L1Game Log
Houston Astros6567.49218.052155928-3836-30W3Game Log
San Diego Padres6368.48119.548053826-3837-30L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5872.44624.050655331-3627-36L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants5674.43126.046757024-4132-33L2Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.