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Friday, August 28,1998

Friday, August 28,1998

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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 28,1998 Kansas City Royals  6  Baltimore Orioles  5  box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Pat Rapp Sidney Ponson Jeff Montgomery 47,530 2:51
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Anaheim Angels  7  Boston Red Sox  6  box | pbp Fenway Park Ken Hill Steve Avery -- 32,470 3:25
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Texas Rangers  6  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Xavier Hernandez Bob Howry John Wetteland 0 2:49
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Texas Rangers  7  Chicago White Sox  8  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Bryan Ward Eric Gunderson Bob Howry 14,280 3:21
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Oakland Athletics  14  Cleveland Indians  6  box | pbp Progressive Field Gil Heredia Steve Reed -- 43,191 3:50
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays  4  Detroit Tigers  3  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Mecir Brian Moehler Roberto Hernandez 19,534 2:49
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Seattle Mariners  3  New York Yankees  10  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Orlando Hernandez Paul Spoljaric -- 49,789 2:59
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Minnesota Twins  6  Toronto Blue Jays  7  box | pbp Rogers Centre Woody Williams Mike Trombley Dan Plesac 26,268 2:55
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Milwaukee Brewers  3  Arizona Diamondbacks  6  box | pbp Chase Field Brian Anderson Brad Woodall Gregg Olson 41,505 2:41
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Florida Marlins  8  Cincinnati Reds  10  box | pbp Cinergy Field Scott Sullivan Rob Stanifer Gabe White 18,293 2:54
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Chicago Cubs  10  Colorado Rockies  5  box | pbp Coors Field Steve Trachsel John Thomson -- 48,223 3:07
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Pittsburgh Pirates  0  Houston Astros  2  box | pbp Astrodome Randy Johnson Francisco Cordova -- 40,709 2:23
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 New York Mets  5  Los Angeles Dodgers  4  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Dennis Cook Jeff Shaw John Franco 52,154 4:02
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Montreal Expos  8  San Diego Padres  12  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Donne Wall Mike Maddux -- 21,518 3:21
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Philadelphia Phillies  4  San Francisco Giants  3  box | pbp Candlestick Park Mark Leiter Robb Nen -- 14,317 3:00
1998 reg season Aug 28,1998 Atlanta Braves  4  St. Louis Cardinals  5  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Juan Acevedo Dennis Martinez -- 45,666 3:28
16 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 133 97 36 .729 0.0 812 533 279 W3 46-24 51-12 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1998 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 132 78 54 .591 18.5 735 590 145 L2 38-32 40-22 2 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 134 69 65 .515 28.5 701 651 50 L5 32-36 37-29 3 6 12 -- dnq
1998 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 136 69 67 .507 29.5 668 663 5 W2 30-39 39-28 4 7 13 -- dnq
1998 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 132 51 81 .386 45.5 491 616 -125 W2 24-37 27-44 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 Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 133 73 60 .549 0.0 697 631 66 L2 37-30 36-30 1 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1998 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 135 62 73 .459 12.0 603 763 -160 W1 38-31 24-42 2 8 20 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 135 61 74 .452 13.0 683 787 -104 W1 25-41 35-34 3 11 24 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 133 59 74 .444 14.0 613 648 -35 L2 31-37 28-37 4 12 25 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 133 51 82 .383 22.0 571 703 -132 L2 26-43 25-39 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 West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 136 75 61 .551 0.0 682 642 40 W1 38-28 37-33 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1998 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 134 71 63 .530 3.0 772 747 25 L1 30-34 41-29 2 5 11 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1998 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 135 62 73 .459 12.5 685 720 -35 W2 27-38 35-35 3 9 21 -- dnq
1998 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 133 61 72 .459 12.5 704 712 -8 L1 26-39 35-33 4 10 22 -- 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 135 89 46 .659 0.0 699 504 195 L1 42-24 47-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 135 74 61 .548 15.0 594 524 70 W1 32-31 42-30 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1998 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 135 65 70 .481 24.0 597 680 -83 W1 30-33 35-37 3 9 16 -- dnq
1998 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 136 51 85 .375 38.5 533 679 -146 L9 18-46 33-39 4 14 29 -- dnq
1998 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 135 47 88 .348 42.0 565 748 -183 L2 20-46 27-42 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 135 84 51 .622 0.0 744 530 214 W1 40-30 44-21 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 135 74 61 .548 10.0 691 656 35 W3 31-34 43-27 2 5 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 134 65 69 .485 18.5 570 558 12 L1 27-37 37-33 3 8 15 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 135 64 71 .474 20.0 585 658 -73 L1 31-34 33-37 4 10 17 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 135 63 72 .467 21.0 619 651 -32 W2 34-36 29-36 5 12 18 -- dnq
1998 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 135 63 72 .467 21.0 654 676 -22 W1 27-43 36-29 6 11 19 -- 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 135 88 47 .652 0.0 662 523 139 W6 41-32 47-15 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1998 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 135 72 63 .533 16.0 672 615 57 L1 34-35 38-28 2 6 10 -- dnq
1998 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 135 67 68 .496 21.0 571 578 -7 L1 30-41 37-27 3 7 14 -- dnq
1998 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 136 62 74 .456 26.5 672 722 -50 L3 29-40 33-34 4 13 23 -- dnq
1998 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 136 51 85 .375 37.5 560 697 -137 W1 26-47 25-38 5 15 28 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

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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
Steve Mintz -- Hist Released by Pirates
Gregg Jefferies Anaheim Angels Hist Traded from Philadelphia Phillies to Anaheim Angels for Doug Nickle (9/9/1998)
Ken Hill Anaheim Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
Eric Ludwick Florida Marlins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Brian Bevil Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tyler Green Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tim Spehr New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
7 record(s)