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Monday, August 3,1998

Monday, August 3,1998

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Cleveland Indians  4  Anaheim Angels  11  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Steve Sparks Jaret Wright -- 25,339 2:38
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 New York Yankees  14  Oakland Athletics  1  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Orlando Hernandez Mike Oquist -- 18,209 2:38
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Boston Red Sox  1  Seattle Mariners  3  box | pbp Kingdome Ken Cloude John Wasdin Mike Timlin 27,887 2:29
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Chicago White Sox  6  Tampa Bay Devil Rays  1  box | pbp Tropicana Field James Baldwin Rolando Arrojo -- 24,698 2:27
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Arizona Diamondbacks  6  Chicago Cubs  5  box | pbp Wrigley Field Amaury Telemaco Don Wengert Gregg Olson 38,551 3:11
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Houston Astros  3  Florida Marlins  11  box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Andy Larkin Sean Bergman Matt Mantei 14,484 3:25
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 St. Louis Cardinals  5  Milwaukee Brewers  6  box | pbp County Stadium Steve Woodard Darren Oliver Bob Wickman 31,659 2:59
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 San Diego Padres  1  Montreal Expos  6  box | pbp Stade Olympique Dustin Hermanson Brian Boehringer -- 10,129 2:20
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Los Angeles Dodgers  8  New York Mets  5  box | pbp Shea Stadium Dave Mlicki Gregory Winston McMichael Jeff Shaw 24,416 3:17
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 San Francisco Giants  6  Philadelphia Phillies  1  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Danny Darwin Carlton Loewer -- 31,080 3:10
1998 reg season Aug 3,1998 Colorado Rockies  7  Pittsburgh Pirates  2  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bobby Jones Jon Lieber -- 11,204 2:24
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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)
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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
1998 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 106 78 28 .736 0.0 626 410 216 W1 40-20 38-8 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1998 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 110 65 45 .591 15.0 606 489 117 L1 32-28 33-17 2 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 111 56 55 .505 24.5 575 555 20 W1 25-30 31-25 3 6 14 -- dnq
1998 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 113 56 57 .496 25.5 534 557 -23 W2 26-34 30-23 4 7 16 -- dnq
1998 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 109 43 66 .394 36.5 398 504 -106 L3 20-32 23-34 5 14 27 -- 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
1998 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 111 62 49 .559 0.0 599 520 79 L4 32-25 30-24 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1998 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 109 51 58 .468 10.0 505 492 13 L2 27-28 24-30 2 8 17 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 110 49 61 .445 12.5 479 609 -130 L1 28-24 21-37 3 11 24 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 111 49 62 .441 13.0 559 661 -102 W1 23-33 25-30 4 12 25 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 109 46 63 .422 15.0 483 562 -79 W2 23-33 23-30 5 13 26 -- 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
1998 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 110 59 51 .536 0.0 636 606 30 W2 27-27 32-24 1 4 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1998 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 111 59 52 .532 0.5 546 543 3 W1 28-22 31-30 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1998 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 111 50 61 .450 9.5 562 606 -44 L1 22-30 28-31 3 9 19 -- dnq
1998 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 111 50 61 .450 9.5 593 576 17 W2 20-32 30-29 4 10 20 -- 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
1998 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 112 74 38 .661 0.0 582 419 163 W2 34-19 40-19 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 109 58 51 .532 14.5 476 399 77 L1 24-26 34-25 2 6 10 -- dnq
1998 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 110 55 55 .500 18.0 508 565 -57 L5 24-26 31-29 3 9 15 -- dnq
1998 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 112 44 68 .393 30.0 435 552 -117 W1 16-35 28-33 4 14 28 -- dnq
1998 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 113 40 73 .354 34.5 478 625 -147 W1 15-38 25-35 5 16 30 -- 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
1998 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 112 67 45 .598 0.0 613 457 156 L1 33-27 34-18 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 63 50 .558 4.5 562 517 45 L2 24-28 39-22 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 112 57 55 .509 10.0 508 526 -18 W2 27-24 30-31 3 8 13 -- dnq
1998 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 111 51 60 .459 15.5 536 565 -29 L3 22-37 29-23 4 10 18 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 17.0 478 541 -63 W3 29-31 21-31 5 13 22 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 17.0 445 468 -23 L4 20-32 30-30 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
1998 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 112 72 40 .643 0.0 554 448 106 L1 34-29 38-11 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1998 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 112 61 51 .545 11.0 547 489 58 W4 29-30 32-21 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1998 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 112 58 54 .518 14.0 488 475 13 W1 28-33 30-21 3 7 12 -- dnq
1998 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 22.0 540 602 -62 W2 23-35 27-27 4 12 21 -- dnq
1998 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 112 42 70 .375 30.0 462 575 -113 W1 21-41 21-29 5 15 29 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Travis Driskill Cleveland Indians Minors Signed to Minor League Contract
Chip Ambres Florida Marlins Hist Signed out of draft (Texas HS)
Travis Driskill Cleveland Indians Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1998-1998 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Dale Sveum -- Hist Released by Yankees
Matt Williams Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Activated from Disabled List
Randy Velarde Anaheim Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)