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Baseball on Thursday, May 28, 1981

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
Detroit Tigers1Milwaukee Brewers7BoxMike Caldwell (5-4)Dan Petry (2-4)MIL  R Howell (1), T Simmons (6)Roy Howell (42.5)
Minnesota Twins2Texas Rangers6BoxRick Honeycutt (4-1)Roger Erickson (1-5)TEX  L Roberts (2)Leon Roberts (21.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves9BoxGaylord Perry (4-3)Fernando Valenzuela (8-2)LAN  S Garvey (6)Gaylord Perry (19.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates9Chicago Cubs4BoxEddie Solomon (3-3)Bill Caudill (1-4)CHN  S Dillard (1), S Henderson (4)Bill Caudill (12.6)
San Francisco Giants4Cincinnati Reds7BoxJoe Price (4-0)Gary Lavelle (0-3)SFN  J Clark (6)Sam Mejias (60.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2714.659--19214511-916-5W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians2215.5953.014212814-78-8L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2518.5813.019817511-714-11W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox2419.5584.020920813-911-10W1Game Log
New York Yankees2319.5484.516015710-1213-7L4Game Log
Detroit Tigers2123.4777.517018611-1210-11L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1431.31115.01471909-155-16W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3018.625--20015012-918-9L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2416.6004.020214913-1111-5W2Game Log
Texas Rangers2517.5953.020117110-1015-7W1Game Log
California Angels2225.4687.519620613-89-17L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1324.35111.51141688-135-11W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1530.33313.51662226-129-18L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1430.31814.01471898-165-15L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2518.581--18017411-1314-5L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2216.5792.51811559-813-8L4Game Log
Montreal Expos2418.5710.51711728-1216-6W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2018.5262.516113613-96-10W3Game Log
New York Mets1327.32510.51351825-148-13W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1032.23814.51272021-168-17L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3114.689--18612217-914-5L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2618.5914.519417512-714-11W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves2221.5128.017117011-810-14W2Game Log
Houston Astros2322.5118.015113311-912-13W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants2324.4899.016416413-1310-11L3Game Log
San Diego Padres1728.37814.01511879-188-10L3Game Log

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