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Sunday, September 18,1988

Sunday, September 18,1988

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • 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.
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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 gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 New York Yankees  4  Boston Red Sox  9  box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Smithson Ron Guidry Lee Smith 35,146 3:05
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Texas Rangers  5  California Angels  6  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Bryan Harvey Mitch Williams -- 23,936 3:16
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Baltimore Orioles  2  Detroit Tigers  0  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bob Milacki Frank Tanana Tom Niedenfuer 29,728 2:08
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Chicago White Sox  8  Minnesota Twins  5  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Tom McCarthy Mark Portugal Bobby Thigpen 47,172 3:10
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Kansas City Royals  2  Oakland Athletics  3  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Greg Cadaret Steve Farr -- 35,515 3:05
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Milwaukee Brewers  10  Seattle Mariners  2  box | pbp Kingdome Juan Nieves Mike Campbell -- 7,937 2:29
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Cleveland Indians  0  Toronto Blue Jays  4  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Stieb Rod Nichols -- 34,422 2:10
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 San Diego Padres  5  Atlanta Braves  6  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Paul Assenmacher Mark Davis -- 4,837 2:53
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 St. Louis Cardinals  5  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Larry McWilliams Greg Maddux Todd Worrell 25,090 2:40
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Los Angeles Dodgers  2  Cincinnati Reds  0  box | pbp Cinergy Field John Tudor Frank Williams Alejandro Pena 24,156 2:39
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 San Francisco Giants  10  Houston Astros  3  box | pbp Astrodome Don Robinson Mike Scott -- 13,097 2:39
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Montreal Expos  3  New York Mets  5  box | pbp Shea Stadium Dwight Gooden Pascual Perez Randy Myers 45,255 2:31
1988 reg season Sep 18,1988 Pittsburgh Pirates  5  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Steve Bedrosian Randy Kramer -- 21,282 3:11
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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.
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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 149 85 64 .570 0.0 747 629 118 W3 32-39 53-25 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 149 79 70 .530 6.0 650 616 34 L1 34-40 45-30 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 151 80 71 .530 6.0 629 568 61 W1 36-39 44-32 3 6 9 -- dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 148 78 70 .527 6.5 720 699 21 L3 36-38 42-32 4 7 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 150 77 73 .513 8.5 700 641 59 W1 37-38 40-35 5 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 149 71 78 .477 14.0 631 687 -56 L1 33-45 38-33 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 147 52 95 .354 32.0 517 721 -204 W1 20-55 32-40 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 150 95 55 .633 0.0 736 579 157 W2 46-29 49-26 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 149 83 66 .557 11.5 698 619 79 L1 40-34 43-32 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 149 79 70 .530 15.5 658 593 65 L2 38-37 41-33 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 150 75 75 .500 20.0 677 698 -21 W1 40-36 35-39 4 9 15 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 148 65 83 .439 29.0 590 682 -92 L1 29-44 36-39 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 148 63 85 .426 31.0 582 717 -135 W1 27-46 36-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 149 61 88 .409 33.5 605 691 -86 L1 28-47 33-41 7 13 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 East New York Mets franchise | log 148 91 57 .615 0.0 632 486 146 W5 41-33 50-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 148 79 69 .534 12.0 599 563 36 L1 38-35 41-34 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 150 74 76 .493 18.0 578 549 29 L3 34-42 40-34 3 8 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 150 73 77 .487 19.0 542 572 -30 W1 33-42 40-35 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 150 71 79 .473 21.0 598 629 -31 L1 34-40 36-40 5 10 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 150 61 89 .407 31.0 553 687 -134 W1 25-50 35-40 6 11 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 148 86 62 .581 0.0 582 502 80 W2 44-29 42-33 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 149 78 71 .523 8.5 593 580 13 L4 36-39 42-32 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 149 78 71 .523 8.5 633 583 50 W6 36-38 42-33 3 4 12 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 148 77 71 .520 9.0 590 559 31 L2 38-37 39-34 4 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 147 73 74 .497 12.5 527 539 -12 L2 31-41 42-33 5 7 16 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 147 51 96 .347 34.5 518 696 -178 W2 25-51 26-45 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)