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Monday August 22,1988This 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 1988-08-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners7Baltimore Orioles3BoxBill WilkinsonOswaldo Peraza(none)
California Angels2Boston Red Sox6BoxBruce HurstTerry Clark(none)
Cleveland Indians3Milwaukee Brewers7BoxMike BirkbeckJohn FarrellChuck Crim
Detroit Tigers0Minnesota Twins7BoxAllan AndersonDoyle Alexander(none)
Oakland Athletics9New York Yankees2BoxCurt YoungCharles Hudson(none)
Kansas City Royals5Texas Rangers9BoxJose GuzmanFloyd BannisterEd Vande Berg
Chicago White Sox3Toronto Blue Jays6BoxDave StiebJerry Reuss(none)
Houston Astros9Chicago Cubs7BoxJuan AgostoRich Gossage(none)
New York Mets7Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxDwight GoodenJohn Tudor(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxDanny JacksonDoug Drabek(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6San Diego Padres5BoxGreg HarrisJimmy JonesSteve Bedrosian
Montreal Expos2San Francisco Giants3BoxRick ReuschelBryn Smith(none)
Atlanta Braves5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxTom GlavineJoe MagraneJose Alvarez

Standings as of 1988-08-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Detroit Tigers1247351.589--5584797931-2842-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium381523.395
245Boston Red Sox1247054.5653.06345518326-3244-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park381919.500
3510New York Yankees1226656.5416.06115585331-2635-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I391920.487
4714Milwaukee Brewers1276463.50410.55284884028-3736-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium352312.657
5815Toronto Blue Jays1256263.49611.55815423932-3130-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium372512.676
61019Cleveland Indians1255966.47214.5541593-5224-3635-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium371918.514
71426Baltimore Orioles1244282.33931.0441622-18115-4527-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium371225.324
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1267947.627--62049412641-2538-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum362511.694
236Minnesota Twins1247054.5658.05985247435-2735-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome382117.553
3611Kansas City Royals1246460.51614.05494965331-3233-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium372017.541
4916California Angels1256263.49616.5569602-3336-3126-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium371324.351
51120Texas Rangers1235667.45521.5479552-7327-3629-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium381424.368
61222Chicago White Sox1255471.43224.5503624-12123-3931-32L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park361719.472
71324Seattle Mariners1265175.40528.0526613-8725-4226-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome351718.486
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Mets1247252.581--5254309534-3138-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium36288.778
258Pittsburgh Pirates1256857.5444.55154823332-2736-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium351718.486
3713Montreal Expos1256362.5049.54804611931-3632-26L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium371819.486
4817Chicago Cubs1236162.49610.5492502-1029-3131-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field391623.410
51021St. Louis Cardinals1245569.44417.0443486-4324-3431-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II382117.553
61123Philadelphia Phillies1255372.42419.5478564-8622-4330-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium361224.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Dodgers1257253.576--5194536636-2436-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium362214.611
239Houston Astros1256857.5444.05154942132-3336-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome371423.378
347San Francisco Giants1256857.5444.05544906428-3140-26W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park371522.405
4612Cincinnati Reds1236360.5128.04954811431-3232-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium382414.632
5918San Diego Padres1246064.48411.5430462-3223-3637-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium372314.622
61225Atlanta Braves1244381.34728.5460601-14123-4320-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium361125.306


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Hector RamirezP16.251Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets.