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Games on 1988-08-25

Top1988 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALNew York Yankees1Milwaukee Brewers4Boxscore - PBP914,8472:28Richard DotsonTeddy HigueraTeddy Higuera (11-8)Richard Dotson (9-7)-Lou PiniellaTom TrebelhornCounty Stadium
NLChicago Cubs6Atlanta Braves1Boxscore - PBP97,8822:43Calvin SchiraldiGerman JimenezCalvin Schiraldi (8-8)German Jimenez (1-5)-Don ZimmerRuss NixonAtlanta-Fulton Co
NLSt. Louis Cardinals1Cincinnati Reds4Boxscore - PBP915,3802:33Greg MathewsKeith BrownKeith Brown (1-0)Greg Mathews (2-4)John Franco (27)Whitey HerzogPete RoseCinergy Field
3 Games on this date

Standings as of 1988-08-25.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Detroit Tigers1267353.579--5654947131-3042-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium361521.417
246Boston Red Sox1267155.5632.06475579026-3245-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park361818.500
357New York Yankees1256857.5444.56245725231-2737-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I361719.472
4715Milwaukee Brewers1306565.50010.05365023428-3737-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium322210.688
5816Toronto Blue Jays1276364.49610.55925504232-3131-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium352411.686
61019Cleveland Indians1276166.48012.5554597-4326-3635-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium351718.486
71425Baltimore Orioles1264482.34929.0449628-17915-4529-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium351025.286
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1287949.617--63050612441-2738-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum34259.735
234Minnesota Twins1267254.5716.06135318235-2737-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome361917.528
3611Kansas City Royals1266561.51613.05645105432-3333-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium351916.543
4917California Angels1276364.49615.5575615-4037-3226-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium351223.343
51120Texas Rangers1255768.45620.5493567-7427-3630-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium361323.361
61222Chicago White Sox1275572.43323.5511635-12424-4031-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park341618.471
71324Seattle Mariners1285177.39828.0532621-8925-4426-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome331716.515
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1267452.587--53243210036-3138-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium34268.765
238Pittsburgh Pirates1276958.5435.55194883132-2737-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium331617.485
3713Montreal Expos1276562.5129.54894672233-3632-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium351619.457
4814Chicago Cubs1266462.50810.0510508230-3133-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field361323.361
51021St. Louis Cardinals1275770.44917.5456493-3724-3533-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II351916.543
61123Philadelphia Phillies1275374.41721.5481578-9722-4530-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium341222.353
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers1277255.567--5214606136-2436-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium342212.647
249Houston Astros1276859.5354.05205061432-3536-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome351421.400
3510San Francisco Giants1276859.5354.05604996128-3140-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park351520.429
4612Cincinnati Reds1266561.5166.55054861932-3333-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium352213.629
5918San Diego Padres1266264.4929.5444465-2123-3639-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium352114.600
61226Atlanta Braves1274384.33929.0464619-15523-4520-39L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium331122.333