What Happened on July 28, 1989

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Braves Dale Murphy, hits 2 3-run HRs in an inning, 14th man to hit 2 HRs in an inning. Also ties record of 6 RBIs in an inning
  • Cards' Vince Coleman is caught stealing ends record streak at 50
  • NASA's Lewis Research Center, Cleve, announce new high-temperature superconductors able to operate at 33 to 37 Gigahertz

Famous Deaths

  • Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies at 66