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Games on 1988-06-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees9Baltimore Orioles2BoxRichard DotsonJay Tibbs(none)
Toronto Blue Jays12Boston Red Sox4BoxDuane WardMike Smithson(none)
Texas Rangers4Chicago White Sox5BoxJerry ReussPaul KilgusBobby Thigpen
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers6BoxJeff RobinsonGreg Swindell(none)
Seattle Mariners3Kansas City Royals7BoxMark GubiczaEd Nunez(none)
California Angels6Milwaukee Brewers5BoxDeWayne BuiceChuck Crim(none)
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins4BoxKeith AthertonBob WelchJeff Reardon
Cincinnati Reds4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxTim LearyMario SotoJay Howell
Chicago Cubs3New York Mets11BoxDwight GoodenJeff Pico(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Philadelphia Phillies6BoxDavid PalmerRandy O'NealSteve Bedrosian
Montreal Expos3Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxBryn SmithMike DunneJeff Parrett
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres1BoxTom GlavineAndy HawkinsBruce Sutter
Houston Astros3San Francisco Giants9BoxRick ReuschelJim DeshaiesCraig Lefferts

Standings as of 1988-06-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees533518.660--2972039419-1016-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1085058.463
234Cleveland Indians543321.6112.52362092717-1216-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1084563.417
345Detroit Tigers523121.5963.52352181716-1015-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1105753.518
4510Milwaukee Brewers552926.5277.02382053311-1418-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1075849.542
5916Boston Red Sox512526.4909.0231234-311-1014-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1116447.577
61017Toronto Blue Jays562729.4829.52792413816-1511-14W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1066046.566
71426Baltimore Orioles541242.22223.5164293-1294-248-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1074265.393
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics543816.704--2952059021-817-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1086642.611
2611Minnesota Twins522725.51910.0241262-2110-1217-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1106446.582
3713Texas Rangers542727.50011.0221252-3112-1515-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1074364.402
4815Kansas City Royals552728.49111.52572253213-1314-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1065749.538
51120Chicago White Sox532330.43414.5215268-5310-1313-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1084860.444
61222Seattle Mariners562333.41116.0243291-4811-2012-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1054560.429
71324California Angels552035.36418.5229275-4612-188-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1075552.514
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets543717.685--2511846719-818-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1066343.594
237Pittsburgh Pirates553124.5646.52392281112-1419-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1055451.514
348St. Louis Cardinals553025.5457.52292171217-1313-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1074661.430
4714Chicago Cubs542727.50010.02342241015-1512-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1085058.463
5818Montreal Expos542628.48111.0201204-312-1714-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1085553.509
61021Philadelphia Phillies532231.41514.5191226-358-1713-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1084365.398
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Los Angeles Dodgers513021.588--2261735316-814-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1106446.582
259Houston Astros522824.5382.52251943111-1517-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1105456.491
3612San Francisco Giants552827.5094.0220215512-1316-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1075552.514
4919Cincinnati Reds542430.4447.5217239-2212-1712-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1076344.589
51123San Diego Padres542034.37011.5165223-585-1815-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1076344.589
61225Atlanta Braves511833.35312.0186257-7111-167-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1093673.330


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dwayne MurphyOF33.078Signed as Free Agent by Tigers. 
Woody WilliamsP21.290signed