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Thursday May 28,1970This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1970-05-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics2California Angels0BoxChuck DobsonRudy May(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2Minnesota Twins11BoxLuis TiantJohn MorrisStan Williams
Pittsburgh Pirates7Chicago Cubs8BoxJim ColbornGene Garber(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5Montreal Expos3BoxJoe HoernerBill DillmanDick Selma
St. Louis Cardinals9New York Mets2BoxBob GibsonJim McAndrew(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Francisco Giants4BoxGaylord PerryJim Brewer(none)

Standings as of 1970-05-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles453213.711--2251557014-618-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1177641.650
259New York Yankees472522.5328.02101981212-1513-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1156847.591
3613Detroit Tigers412021.48810.018218209-1111-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1215962.488
4714Washington Senators II432023.46511.0180195-157-1113-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1195069.420
5817Boston Red Sox421824.42912.5165178-135-1713-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1206951.575
61123Cleveland Indians401426.35015.5135175-407-147-12L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium1226260.508
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Minnesota Twins412912.707--2241547016-513-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1216952.570
234California Angels442816.6362.51971524515-813-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1185860.492
348Oakland Athletics452421.5337.02101812911-1213-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1176552.556
4919Kansas City Royals431825.41912.0180216-369-109-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1194772.395
51022Chicago White Sox441727.38613.5159220-618-119-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1183979.331
61224Milwaukee Brewers431429.32616.0177238-615-218-9L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin MilkesCounty Stadium1195168.429
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Chicago Cubs412318.561--188164248-1315-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1216160.504
2510New York Mets442222.5002.51771601712-910-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1186157.517
3611St. Louis Cardinals422121.5002.51861721410-1111-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1205565.458
4815Pittsburgh Pirates462125.4574.5187209-2210-1411-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium,Forbes Field1166848.586
51120Philadelphia Phillies441826.4096.5134193-5912-137-12W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1175562.470
61221Montreal Expos431726.3957.0148238-909-137-14L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1195663.471
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1970 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Cincinnati Reds473314.702--2341746016-1017-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium,Crosley Field1156946.600
225Atlanta Braves432518.5816.02201903013-1112-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1195168.429
347Los Angeles Dodgers452520.5567.02141546013-612-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1166254.534
4712San Francisco Giants472324.48910.0271290-199-1114-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1156352.548
5916Houston Astros462026.43512.5216236-208-1512-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1165957.509
61018San Diego Padres502129.42013.5225220511-1210-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1124270.375


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike Fiore1B25.229Traded by Royals to Red Sox for Tom Matchick. 
Tom MatchickSS-3B26.264Traded by Red Sox to Royals for Mike Fiore.