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MLB Games on Tuesday May 17, 1988

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL12Boston Red SoxAL7Box | PBP928,407Fenway ParkNight2:59Steve OntiverosSteve EllsworthRick HoneycuttMcGwire
Chicago White SoxAL2Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP99,499Cleveland StadiumNight2:25Rich YettJack McDowellDoug JonesAllanson, Boston, Pasqua
Detroit TigersAL8Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP911,493County StadiumNight2:39Paul GibsonJuan Nieves---Lemon, Salazar, Sveum
Kansas City RoyalsAL5Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP924,808Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:30Juan BerenguerGene Garber---Stillwell, Tartabull
Seattle MarinersAL6New York YankeesAL2Box | PBP917,858Yankee Stadium INight2:24Bill SwiftRichard Dotson---Bradley, Mattingly, Phelps
Texas RangersAL7Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP1425,170Exhibition StadiumNight5:20Dale MohorcicMark Eichhorn---Incaviglia, McGriff, Parrish
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Chicago CubsNL0Box | PBP1121,762Wrigley FieldDay2:41Scott TerryGreg MadduxTodd Worrell---
Atlanta BravesNL6Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP920,010Riverfront StadiumNight2:42Rick MahlerDennis Rasmussen---Murphy, Roenicke, Thomas
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Houston AstrosNL3Box | PBP915,000AstrodomeNight2:20Mike ScottJohn SmileyDave Smith---
Montreal ExposNL6Los Angeles DodgersNL5Box | PBP934,309Dodger StadiumNight2:50Neal HeatonFernando ValenzuelaTim BurkeGibson
New York MetsNL1San Diego PadresNL0Box | PBP912,035Jack Murphy StadiumNight3:07David ConeMark DavisRandy Myers---
Philadelphia PhilliesNL8San Francisco GiantsNL1Box | PBP99,948Candlestick ParkNight3:02Kevin GrossKelly Downs------
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Tuesday, May 17, 1988

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees382513.658-2331577611-614-71236063.488
AL East234Cleveland Indians372314.6221.51721472512-811-61255570.440
AL East347Detroit Tigers372215.5952.51741551912-710-81256659.528
AL East459Boston Red Sox351916.5434.5164140248-511-111277057.551
AL East5610Milwaukee Brewers372017.5414.5166142247-913-81256758.536
AL East61221Toronto Blue Jays381622.4219.018317859-117-111247153.573
AL East71426Baltimore Orioles36531.13919.099209-1101-184-131254976.392
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics382810.737-2251517418-410-61247648.613
AL West2711Texas Rangers371918.5148.5138154-167-912-91245173.411
AL West3813Chicago White Sox361818.5009.0157183-268-810-101255372.424
AL West4917Kansas City Royals371720.45910.5157156110-117-91246757.540
AL West51018Minnesota Twins351619.45710.5155182-275-1111-81277552.591
AL West61120Seattle Mariners401723.42512.0179225-4610-147-91215170.421
AL West71323California Angels371423.37813.5164187-238-126-111256164.488
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112New York Mets362511.694-1751294614-811-31247549.605
NL East236Pittsburgh Pirates382315.6053.0168148209-1014-51226260.508
NL East3514Chicago Cubs361818.5007.0157154312-116-71265967.468
NL East4816St. Louis Cardinals371819.4867.5153162-98-1010-91255867.464
NL East5919Montreal Expos361620.4449.0139142-37-139-71266561.516
NL East61022Philadelphia Phillies361521.41710.0130145-157-147-81255075.400
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125Los Angeles Dodgers342113.618-1651164910-511-81277354.575
NL West248Houston Astros362115.5831.0157117406-815-71266165.484
NL West3612Cincinnati Reds381919.5004.0156151510-109-91236855.553
NL West4715San Francisco Giants391920.4874.5144162-188-811-121236459.520
NL West51124San Diego Padres371324.3519.592144-522-1211-121247054.565
NL West61225Atlanta Braves351124.31410.5119185-667-104-141254382.344
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season