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Tuesday July 5,1988This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1988-07-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles5Chicago White Sox1BoxJose BautistaDave LaPoint(none)
Oakland Athletics0Cleveland Indians3BoxScott BailesDave Stewart(none)
Oakland Athletics2Cleveland Indians4BoxRick RodriguezRich BordiDoug Jones
Seattle Mariners5Detroit Tigers4BoxSteve TroutWalt TerrellMike Schooler
Milwaukee Brewers3Kansas City Royals1BoxMike BirkbeckFloyd BannisterDan Plesac
Boston Red Sox4Minnesota Twins6BoxJuan BerenguerLee SmithJeff Reardon
New York Yankees5Texas Rangers3BoxTommy JohnRay HaywardTim Stoddard
California Angels1Toronto Blue Jays4BoxJimmy KeyMike WittDuane Ward
Philadelphia Phillies5Atlanta Braves10BoxJose AlvarezBruce Ruffin(none)
Montreal Expos4Houston Astros3BoxJeff ParrettDave SmithNeal Heaton
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxOrel HershiserDanny CoxTim Belcher
Cincinnati Reds3New York Mets1BoxTom BrowningBob OjedaJohn Franco
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Diego Padres2BoxBob WalkJimmy JonesBarry Jones
Chicago Cubs0San Francisco Giants9BoxTerry MulhollandCalvin Schiraldi(none)

Standings as of 1988-07-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Detroit Tigers804931.613--3853265924-1525-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium823943.476
234New York Yankees814833.5931.54223259725-1923-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I803743.463
359Cleveland Indians834439.5306.5359371-1219-2025-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium793445.430
4712Boston Red Sox784038.5138.03893434619-2021-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park844935.583
5815Milwaukee Brewers824042.48810.03383063216-2224-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium804733.588
6916Toronto Blue Jays844044.47611.04013772419-2221-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium784731.603
71426Baltimore Orioles822557.30525.0276435-15911-3514-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium792950.367
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics835231.627--4073307730-1522-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum795227.658
246Minnesota Twins804634.5754.53863553122-1824-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome824537.549
3610Kansas City Royals824339.5248.53623283421-1822-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium794138.519
41018Texas Rangers813843.46913.0325372-4716-2022-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium803248.400
51120Chicago White Sox813744.45714.0317393-7616-2021-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park803446.425
61223California Angels823646.43915.5346386-4021-2315-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium803941.488
71324Seattle Mariners833350.39819.0338404-6615-3018-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome783543.449
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets835231.627--3712819023-1729-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium774829.623
237Pittsburgh Pirates824537.5496.53523371521-2024-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium784038.513
348Chicago Cubs814437.5437.03423261623-2121-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field813348.407
4714Montreal Expos834142.49411.03273161117-2424-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium794039.506
5919St. Louis Cardinals823844.46313.5314332-1820-2418-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II803842.475
61021Philadelphia Phillies813645.44415.0301353-5216-2719-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium802951.363
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers804733.588--3552807523-1324-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium814734.580
2511San Francisco Giants814239.5195.53473272019-1823-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park814140.506
3613Houston Astros834142.4947.5344342217-2524-17L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome794138.519
4817Cincinnati Reds823943.4769.0338343-521-2318-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium794831.608
51122San Diego Padres843747.44012.0286344-5812-2625-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium774631.597
61225Atlanta Braves802951.36318.0319415-9615-2614-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium802555.313


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Lary SorensenP32.275Signed as Free Agent by Giants.