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Baseball on Thursday, August 28, 1997

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
Houston Astros2Atlanta Braves4BoxDenny Neagle (18-3)Darryl Kile (17-4)ATL  R Klesko (19), J Lopez (21)Javy Lopez (53.4)
Florida Marlins3Chicago Cubs4BoxTerry Adams (2-8)Antonio Alfonseca (1-2)CHN  S Sosa (30)  FLO  C Johnson (17)Sammy Sosa (40.8)
Seattle Mariners5Colorado Rockies9BoxPedro Astacio (8-9)Omar Olivares (6-9)COL  A Galarraga (35), J Reed (12)  SEA  R Kelly (8), E Martinez (24)Jeff Reed (35.5)
Oakland Athletics1Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxHideo Nomo (13-10)Eric Ludwick (0-2)NoneTodd Zeile (14.6)
Los Angeles Angels2San Diego Padres9BoxPaul Menhart (1-2)Jason Dickson (13-6)ANA  J Edmonds (21)John Flaherty (11.9)
Texas Rangers11San Francisco Giants5BoxMatt Whiteside (3-1)Rod Beck (4-3)SFN  B Bonds (31), J Snow (22)Juan Gonzalez (52.4)
Montreal Expos5St. Louis Cardinals11BoxAndy Benes (9-7)Jose Paniagua (0-2)MON  D Segui (15)  SLN  M McGwire (42)Ray Lankford (34.0)
Kansas City Royals5Baltimore Orioles1BoxJose Rosado (9-10)Mike Mussina (13-6)BAL  J Hammonds (18)  KCA  J King (18), L Sutton (2)Jeff King (31.5)
Chicago White Sox2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxPaul Quantrill (6-5)Chuck McElroy (0-3)NoneRobin Ventura (22.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6861.527--69566233-3035-31W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6666.5003.558062325-4141-25L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6568.4895.064568730-3835-30L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5476.41514.559766427-3827-38W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5477.41215.061969026-3928-38W2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8446.646--66550044-2240-24L1Game Log
New York Yankees7853.5956.572455540-2738-26L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6767.50019.074973234-3233-35W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6567.49220.055056432-3433-33W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6171.46224.064966427-3934-32L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners7460.552--76770136-3038-30L2Game Log
Anaheim Angels7262.5372.070565431-3541-27L2Game Log
Texas Rangers6470.47810.067068532-3432-36W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5381.39621.062177923-4430-37L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7063.526--63155132-3438-29L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6767.5003.559064132-3535-32L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6172.4599.053853126-4035-32W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5873.44311.051862726-4032-33L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5480.40316.555062719-4735-33W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8251.617--64747740-2642-25W1Game Log
Florida Marlins7755.5834.558452834-3243-23L1Game Log
New York Mets7161.53810.562358131-3540-26W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6567.49216.557761228-3837-29L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4980.38031.053770521-4428-36W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7659.563--60050035-3341-26W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants7361.5452.564065635-3238-29L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies6570.48111.075677227-4238-28W3Game Log
San Diego Padres6372.46713.067373232-3731-35W1Game Log

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