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Saturday May 28,1966This date in baseball
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Games on 1966-05-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins1Cleveland Indians2BoxGary BellDave Boswell(none)
California Angels4Detroit Tigers5BoxJohnny PodresDean ChanceMickey Lolich
Baltimore Orioles9Kansas City Athletics2BoxMoe DrabowskyRalph Terry(none)
Chicago White Sox2New York Yankees2Box(none)
Boston Red Sox6Washington Senators II5BoxJim LonborgJim HannanDan Osinski
Atlanta Braves5Chicago Cubs8BoxBob HendleyTed Abernathy(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Houston Astros2BoxDave GiustiDon CardwellClaude Raymond
Pittsburgh Pirates5Houston Astros2BoxWoodie FrymanRobin Roberts(none)
New York Mets1Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxSandy KoufaxDennis Ribant(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2San Francisco Giants0BoxRay CulpJoe GibbonDarold Knowles
Cincinnati Reds1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxAl JacksonJim O'Toole(none)

Standings as of 1966-05-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians372710.730--130983212-515-5W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1255471.432
223Baltimore Orioles382315.6054.51711195212-611-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1227448.607
335Detroit Tigers382216.5795.5152164-1212-510-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1246658.532
4410California Angels392019.5138.016516508-1112-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1236063.488
5511New York Yankees381820.4749.512311948-89-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I1215269.430
6612Minnesota Twins361719.4729.5126131-55-1312-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1267254.571
7715Washington Senators II391722.43611.0141159-188-129-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1205466.450
8816Chicago White Sox371621.43211.0117122-510-116-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1256758.536
9917Boston Red Sox391623.41012.018117838-158-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1235667.455
101019Kansas City Athletics371324.35114.095146-513-1710-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1236162.496
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants432716.628--1821503212-615-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1186652.559
224Los Angeles Dodgers422517.5951.5148121278-1017-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1207050.583
336Houston Astros432419.5583.0146149-39-815-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1194871.403
447Pittsburgh Pirates361917.5284.5127133-611-98-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1267353.579
558Philadelphia Phillies382018.5264.51481212712-88-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1246757.540
669Cincinnati Reds371918.5145.01491282111-128-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field1235766.463
7713Atlanta Braves391821.4627.0160163-310-128-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium1236756.545
8814St. Louis Cardinals381721.4477.5137140-38-119-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II1246658.532
9918New York Mets331320.3949.0125140-156-117-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium1285375.414
101020Chicago Cubs351025.28613.0100177-775-135-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1274978.386


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ted AbernathyP33.083Traded by Cubs to Braves for Lee Thomas. 
Wes CovingtonOF34.062Released by Cubs. 
Wes CovingtonOF34.062Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Lee ThomasOF-1B30.113Traded by Braves to Cubs for Ted Abernathy.