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Sunday, August 28,1988

Sunday, August 28,1988

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 New York Yankees  2  California Angels  13  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chuck Finley Tommy John -- 40,406 2:54
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Cleveland Indians  5  Chicago White Sox  4  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Doug Jones Barry Jones -- 18,091 3:30
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Minnesota Twins  3  Kansas City Royals  12  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jeff Montgomery Allan Anderson -- 27,578 2:56
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Detroit Tigers  10  Milwaukee Brewers  12  box | pbp County Stadium Odell Jones Mike Henneman Chris Bosio 37,818 3:36
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Baltimore Orioles  2  Oakland Athletics  1  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mark Williamson Gene Nelson Tom Niedenfuer 21,090 2:54
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Boston Red Sox  7  Seattle Mariners  2  box | pbp Kingdome Bruce Hurst Mike Moore -- 17,047 2:24
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Toronto Blue Jays  6  Texas Rangers  5  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Tom Henke Craig McMurtry -- 10,166 3:41
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Chicago Cubs  2  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John Smoltz Jamie Moyer Paul Assenmacher 17,377 2:22
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 St. Louis Cardinals  5  Cincinnati Reds  3  box | pbp Cinergy Field Bob Forsch Tom Browning Todd Worrell 28,256 2:57
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Houston Astros  3  box | pbp Astrodome Doug Drabek Danny Darwin Jim Gott 20,368 2:37
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 San Diego Padres  5  Montreal Expos  3  box | pbp Stade Olympique Lance McCullers Neal Heaton -- 29,615 3:12
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 San Francisco Giants  7  New York Mets  4  box | pbp Shea Stadium Scott Garrelts Roger McDowell -- 46,571 3:29
1988 reg season Aug 28,1988 Los Angeles Dodgers  5  Philadelphia Phillies  0  box | pbp Veterans Stadium John Tudor Kevin Gross -- 28,570 2:54
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 129 74 55 .574 0.0 583 514 69 L2 32-32 42-23 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 129 73 56 .566 1.0 665 570 95 W1 28-33 45-23 2 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 128 68 60 .531 5.5 632 604 28 L4 31-30 37-30 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 133 67 66 .504 9.0 556 520 36 W2 28-37 39-29 4 8 16 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 130 64 66 .492 10.5 602 565 37 W1 33-33 31-33 5 9 18 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 130 63 67 .485 11.5 567 611 -44 W1 28-37 35-30 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 129 45 84 .349 29.0 457 642 -185 W1 16-47 29-37 7 14 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 131 81 50 .618 0.0 644 514 130 L1 41-27 40-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 129 72 57 .558 8.0 620 551 69 L3 35-30 37-27 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 129 68 61 .527 12.0 584 517 67 W3 32-33 36-28 3 6 11 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 130 66 64 .508 14.5 607 623 -16 W4 37-32 29-32 4 7 13 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 128 59 69 .461 20.5 508 577 -69 L1 27-36 32-33 5 11 20 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 130 56 74 .431 24.5 525 648 -123 L1 24-40 32-34 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 131 52 79 .397 29.0 545 639 -94 L1 25-44 27-35 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 129 76 53 .589 0.0 541 440 101 L1 36-31 40-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 130 70 60 .538 6.5 524 496 28 W1 33-29 37-31 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 130 66 64 .508 10.5 499 476 23 L1 33-36 33-28 3 7 14 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 129 65 64 .504 11.0 517 516 1 L1 31-33 33-32 4 8 15 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 130 59 71 .454 17.5 467 501 -34 W1 26-36 33-35 5 10 21 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 130 53 77 .408 23.5 485 594 -109 L5 22-45 30-33 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 130 75 55 .577 0.0 537 464 73 W3 39-24 36-31 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 130 70 60 .538 5.0 528 511 17 L1 32-35 38-25 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 6.0 568 508 60 W1 29-33 40-28 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 129 66 63 .512 8.5 513 497 16 L1 32-33 34-30 4 6 12 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 129 64 65 .496 10.5 453 475 -22 W1 25-37 39-28 5 9 17 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 130 45 85 .346 30.0 472 626 -154 W1 23-45 22-40 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Shawn Hare Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dave Hostetler -- Hist Released by Pirates
Ken Oberkfell Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Traded from Atlanta Braves to Pittsburgh Pirates for Tommy Gregg (9/1/1988)
Mark Portugal Minnesota Twins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Willie Randolph New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Shane Rawley Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)