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Baseball on Friday, August 28, 1970

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
Milwaukee Brewers2Baltimore Orioles1Box G1Marty Pattin (10-11)Jim Hardin (4-4)BAL  E Hendricks (11)Danny Walton (25.0)
Milwaukee Brewers4Baltimore Orioles8Box G2Pete Richert (5-1)Gene Brabender (6-15)BAL  D Buford (15), M Rettenmund (16)Don Buford (61.3)
Boston Red Sox5Chicago White Sox4BoxGary Peters (13-10)Tommy John (11-14)BOS  R Petrocelli (22), R Smith (21)  CHA  B Melton (26)Billy Conigliaro (35.3)
California Angels3Cleveland Indians2Box G1Ken Tatum (7-3)Dennis Higgins (4-6)NoneRay Fosse (26.0)
California Angels1Cleveland Indians5Box G2Rich Hand (6-9)Tom Murphy (13-9)CAL  R Repoz (18)  CLE  J Heidemann (5)Tony Horton (29.6)
Oakland Athletics6Detroit Tigers2BoxBlue Moon Odom (6-5)Mickey Lolich (12-15)DET  M Stanley (12)  OAK  B Campaneris (18)Gene Tenace (21.0)
Washington Senators2Kansas City Royals1Box G1Dick Bosman (14-9)Bob Johnson (6-9)NoneEd Stroud (24.9)
Washington Senators1Kansas City Royals3Box G2Jim Rooker (8-14)Jim Hannan (9-6)KCA  L Piniella (10)Lou Piniella (16.6)
Minnesota Twins0New York Yankees6Box G1Fritz Peterson (15-9)Jim Kaat (10-10)NoneRon Woods (11.5)
Minnesota Twins1New York Yankees2Box G2Mike Kekich (4-3)Ron Perranoski (7-6)NoneHarmon Killebrew (14.8)
New York Mets1Houston Astros2BoxWade Blasingame (2-1)Tom Seaver (17-10)NoneJesus Alou (18.3)
St. Louis Cardinals1Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxJerry Reuss (5-5)Don Sutton (13-10)SLN  J Torre (17)Joe Torre (36.3)
Cincinnati Reds3Montreal Expos4BoxClaude Raymond (5-7)Wayne Granger (6-5)CIN  B Tolan (12)  MON  B Bailey (23)Bobby Tolan (29.7)
Atlanta Braves2Philadelphia Phillies5BoxChris Short (7-13)Jim Nash (12-7)NoneDon Money (22.3)
Chicago Cubs8San Diego Padres4BoxFergie Jenkins (17-14)Paul Doyle (3-2)NoneRon Santo (65.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants5BoxJuan Marichal (9-9)Bob Moose (8-9)PIT  M Sanguillen (7)Dick Dietz (19.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8446.646--63648040-2644-20W1Game Log
New York Yankees7358.55711.556451534-3639-22W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers6861.52715.556155831-3237-29L4Game Log
Boston Red Sox6562.51217.558857423-3942-23W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6367.48521.051855228-3735-30W1Game Log
Washington Senators II6168.47322.551653626-3835-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7553.586--59249135-2940-24L2Game Log
California Angels7357.5623.052949238-2735-30L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6961.5317.054448031-3338-28W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5080.38526.048858424-4026-40W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5082.37927.050563319-4630-37L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4884.36429.050965523-4425-40L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7060.538--58954230-3340-27L3Game Log
New York Mets6762.5192.555550132-3235-30L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6864.5153.067157128-3640-28W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6268.4778.061960433-3229-36W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5971.45411.047258428-3832-32W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5773.43813.056266827-4029-34W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8548.639--64555638-2847-20L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7256.56210.561252041-2331-33L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6663.51217.067670331-3435-29W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6565.50018.560861729-3636-29L2Game Log
Houston Astros6070.46223.558062428-3832-32W4Game Log
San Diego Padres5081.38234.056266125-4125-40L2Game Log

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