Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.

Baseball on Wednesday, May 28, 1980

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
Cleveland Indians10Baltimore Orioles6BoxRick Waits (4-5)Jim Palmer (4-3)BAL  B Ayala (2)  CLE  J Charboneau (8)Eddie Murray (17.9)
Toronto Blue Jays4Boston Red Sox1BoxDave Stieb (5-2)Bob Stanley (3-5)NoneAlfredo Griffin (9.6)
Texas Rangers6California Angels7BoxMark Clear (3-4)Jim Kern (2-6)CAL  J Rudi (11)Rod Carew (25.9)
Seattle Mariners0Milwaukee Brewers7BoxBill Travers (3-2)Byron McLaughlin (1-3)NoneRobin Yount (20.8)
Chicago White Sox4Minnesota Twins6BoxMike Marshall (1-3)Mike Proly (0-3)CHA  H Baines (4)  MIN  J Castino (1)Danny Goodwin (39.4)
Detroit Tigers6New York Yankees3BoxJack Morris (5-5)Ron Guidry (5-1)DET  D Stegman (2)  NYA  B Murcer (2)Dave Stegman (26.4)
Kansas City Royals3Oakland Athletics6BoxRick Langford (4-3)Rich Gale (1-6)NoneWayne Gross (37.2)
San Francisco Giants2Atlanta Braves3BoxAl Hrabosky (3-1)Gary Lavelle (0-5)SFN  J Clark (8)Bruce Benedict (23.1)
Montreal Expos4Chicago Cubs8BoxDennis Lamp (5-4)Dale Murray (0-1)CHN  C Johnson (3)Barry Foote (50.2)
San Diego Padres0Houston Astros1BoxNolan Ryan (3-4)Rick Wise (2-3)NoneJeff Leonard (3.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies6BoxRandy Lerch (1-6)Don Robinson (1-1)PHI  M Schmidt (14)  PIT  L Lacy 2 (3)Mike Schmidt (20.3)
New York Mets6St. Louis Cardinals5BoxKevin Kobel (1-4)George Frazier (0-1)NoneElliott Maddox (33.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2616.619--22717214-712-9L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2218.5503.02281608-814-10W6Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2219.5373.517316411-911-10W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2122.4885.519622411-1110-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1922.4636.516020412-147-8W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2024.4557.01951848-1512-9L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1824.4298.020121710-178-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals2518.581--20519912-1113-7L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2420.5451.518219411-1013-10L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2321.5232.51921816-1217-9W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2221.5123.021420010-1012-11L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners2223.4894.01792046-1216-11L3Game Log
California Angels1824.4296.51741958-910-15W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1727.3868.51832119-188-9W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2216.579--2011577-815-8W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2317.5751.017415611-1012-7L1Game Log
Montreal Expos2019.5132.51551638-1112-8L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1920.4873.51651628-1211-8W2Game Log
New York Mets1822.4505.01521758-1110-11W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1527.3579.01982046-129-15L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2617.605--1791619-1417-3L2Game Log
Houston Astros2418.5711.516014111-1113-7W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2419.5582.01901819-915-10W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2222.5004.515215010-1612-6L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants1826.4098.51601887-2011-6L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1624.4008.51261743-1613-8W3Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.