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Games on 1988-04-23

Top1988 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALSeattle Mariners11California Angels4Boxscore - PBP927,1362:58Mike CampbellDan PetryMike Campbell (1-2)Dan Petry (1-1)-Dick WilliamsCookie RojasAngel Stadium of
ALOakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox2Boxscore - PBP1012,2242:38Dave StewartDave LaPointDave Stewart (5-0)John Davis (1-1)-Tony LaRussaJim FregosiComiskey Park
ALBaltimore Orioles3Kansas City Royals4Boxscore - PBP923,5642:37Mark WilliamsonFloyd BannisterTed Power (1-0)Doug Sisk (0-1)-Frank RobinsonJohn WathanKauffman Stadium
ALCleveland Indians10Minnesota Twins2Boxscore - PBP941,2972:46John FarrellSteve CarltonJohn Farrell (3-0)Steve Carlton (0-1)-Doc EdwardsTom KellyHubert H. Humphre
ALToronto Blue Jays3New York Yankees2Boxscore - PBP924,0463:14John CeruttiJohn CandelariaJohn Cerutti (1-0)John Candelaria (1-2)Tom Henke (5)Jimy WilliamsBilly MartinYankee Stadium I
ALDetroit Tigers7Texas Rangers6Boxscore - PBP934,8903:06Frank TananaBobby WittFrank Tanana (4-0)Bobby Witt (0-3)Mike Henneman (7)Sparky AndersonBobby ValentineArlington Stadium
NLMontreal Expos3Philadelphia Phillies3Boxscore - PBP723,3942:02John DopsonBruce Ruffin-Buck RodgersLee EliaVeterans Stadium
NLChicago Cubs4Pittsburgh Pirates5Boxscore - PBP920,2142:48Al NipperBrian FisherJim Gott (1-0)Rich Gossage (1-1)-Don ZimmerJim LeylandThree Rivers Stad
NLHouston Astros0San Diego Padres4Boxscore - PBP911,1042:21Danny DarwinEd WhitsonEd Whitson (2-0)Danny Darwin (1-1)-Hal LanierLarry BowaQualcomm Stadium
NLLos Angeles Dodgers10San Francisco Giants3Boxscore - PBP933,2712:57Orel HershiserMike KrukowOrel Hershiser (4-0)Mike Krukow (1-1)-Tom LasordaRoger Craig3Com Park at Cand
NLLos Angeles Dodgers10San Francisco Giants3Boxscore - PBP933,2712:57Orel HershiserMike KrukowOrel Hershiser (4-0)Mike Krukow (1-1)-Tom LasordaRoger CraigCandlestick Park
NLNew York Mets12St. Louis Cardinals9Boxscore - PBP945,1103:22Sid FernandezBob ForschRoger McDowell (2-0)Steve Peters (0-2)Randy Myers (4)Davey JohnsonWhitey HerzogBusch Stadium II
12 Games on this date

Standings as of 1988-04-23.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians17143.824--8638487-17-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1456481.441
224New York Yankees17125.7062.011380337-35-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium I1447371.507
336Boston Red Sox15105.6673.07346274-16-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1477968.537
459Detroit Tigers1596.6004.0747135-34-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1477968.537
5611Toronto Blue Jays1697.5634.58769185-34-4W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1467868.534
6914Milwaukee Brewers1477.5005.57053172-65-1W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1488068.541
71426Baltimore Orioles17017.00014.033111-780-90-8L17T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1445490.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Oakland Athletics18117.611--10288146-35-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1449351.646
2712Chicago White Sox1798.5291.5797365-34-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1446282.431
3815Kansas City Royals1688.5002.0787623-55-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1457669.524
41016Seattle Mariners18810.4443.08197-165-43-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1436083.420
51120California Angels17710.4123.596100-43-64-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1456877.469
61222Texas Rangers16610.3754.03759-224-42-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1456481.441
71323Minnesota Twins15411.2675.552100-482-52-6L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1478760.592
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Pittsburgh Pirates16124.750--7852265-37-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1447371.507
235New York Mets16115.6881.0747045-36-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1448955.618
5718Philadelphia Phillies1679.4385.06365-22-74-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1455887.400
4819Montreal Expos1679.4385.0696542-55-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1467472.507
3917Chicago Cubs1679.4385.07887-95-52-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1467076.479
61124St. Louis Cardinals16412.2508.05178-271-73-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1467274.493
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers14104.714--6536296-24-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1478463.571
247Houston Astros16106.6251.07948314-36-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1467274.493
3510Cincinnati Reds17107.5881.5797275-35-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1447767.535
4613San Francisco Giants1798.5292.5696725-44-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1457471.510
51021San Diego Padres1569.4004.53961-221-65-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1467769.527
61225Atlanta Braves15213.1338.53578-432-40-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1455293.359