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Standings at end of 1988 season.

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Boston Red Sox1628973.549--81368912436-4553-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park000
246Detroit Tigers1628874.5431.07036584538-4350-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium000
458Toronto Blue Jays1628775.5372.07636808342-3945-36W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium000
369Milwaukee Brewers1628775.5372.06826166640-4147-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium000
5711New York Yankees1618576.5283.57727482439-4246-34L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I000
6917Cleveland Indians1627884.48111.0666731-6534-4744-37W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium000
71426Baltimore Orioles16154107.33534.5550789-23920-6134-46L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics16210458.642--80062018050-3154-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum000
224Minnesota Twins1629171.56213.07596728744-3747-34W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome000
3812Kansas City Royals1618477.52219.57046485640-4144-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium000
41020California Angels1627587.46329.0714771-5740-4135-46L12T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium000
51121Chicago White Sox1617190.44132.5631757-12631-4940-41W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park000
61222Texas Rangers1617091.43533.5637735-9832-4838-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium000
71323Seattle Mariners1616893.42235.5664744-8031-4937-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets16010060.625--70353217144-3656-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium000
2410Pittsburgh Pirates1608575.53115.06516163542-3743-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium000
3816Montreal Expos1638182.49720.56285923638-4443-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium-10-1
4918Chicago Cubs1637885.47923.5660694-3438-4339-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field-1-10
51019St. Louis Cardinals1627686.46925.0578633-5535-4641-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II000
61124Philadelphia Phillies1626696.40735.0597734-13727-5438-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium-1-10
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1629468.580--6285448449-3245-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium-10-1
237Cincinnati Reds1618774.5406.56415964542-3945-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium000
3513San Diego Padres1618378.51610.55945831136-4447-34W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium000
4614San Francisco Giants1628379.51211.06706264438-4345-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park000
5715Houston Astros1628280.50612.0617631-1438-4344-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome000
61225Atlanta Braves16054106.33839.0555741-18626-5528-51L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium000


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim AckerP30.041Granted Free Agency. 
Luis AguayoSS-2B29.236Granted Free Agency. 
Neil AllenP30.284Granted Free Agency. 
Joaquin AndujarP35.318Granted Free Agency. 
Don BaylorOF39.129Granted Free Agency. 
Dave Bergman1B35.151Granted Free Agency. 
Bud BlackP31.127Granted Free Agency. 
Thad BosleyOF32.048Granted Free Agency. 
Bill Buckner1B-OF38.325Granted Free Agency. 
Randy BushRF-OF30.030Granted Free Agency. 
Dave CollinsOF36.015Granted Free Agency. 
Ron DavisP33.090Granted Free Agency. 
Frank DiPinoP32.013Granted Free Agency. 
Jim DwyerOF38.305Granted Free Agency. 
Darrell Evans3B-1B41.162Granted Free Agency. 
Mike FlanaganP36.324Granted Free Agency. 
Scott FletcherSS-2B30.097Granted Free Agency. 
Bob ForschP38.295Granted Free Agency. 
Terry Francona1B-OF29.196Granted Free Agency. 
Jim Gantner2B-3B34.303Granted Free Agency. 
Phil Garner2B-3B39.188Granted Free Agency. 
Alfredo GriffinSS31.029Granted Free Agency. 
Greg GrossOF36.095Granted Free Agency. 
Cecilio GuanteP28.277Granted Free Agency. 
Greg HarrisP33.002Granted Free Agency. 
Andy HawkinsP28.288Granted Free Agency. 
Dave HendersonCF-OF30.106Granted Free Agency. 
George HendrickOF39.017Granted Free Agency. 
Larry HerndonOF35.001Released by Tigers. 
Tom Herr2B32.214Granted Free Agency. 
Rick HoneycuttP34.128Granted Free Agency. 
Bruce HurstP30.225Granted Free Agency. 
Odell JonesP35.295Granted Free Agency. 
Ron KittleOF-1B30.303Granted Free Agency. 
Dennis LampP36.042Granted Free Agency. 
Dave LaPointP29.098Granted Free Agency. 
Tim LaudnerC30.150Granted Free Agency. 
Charlie LeaP31.314Granted Free Agency. 
Rick Leach1B-OF31.184Granted Free Agency. 
Jeff LeonardOF33.043Granted Free Agency. 
Rick MahlerP35.091Granted Free Agency. 
Mike MarshallOF28.297Granted Free Agency. 
Larry McWilliamsP34.267Granted Free Agency. 
Mike MooreP28.344Granted Free Agency. 
Jim Morrison3B-2B36.042Granted Free Agency. 
Graig Nettles3B44.076Granted Free Agency. 
Tom NiedenfuerP29.083Granted Free Agency. 
Ron Oester2B32.183Granted Free Agency. 
Jesse OroscoP31.217Granted Free Agency. 
Alejandro PenaP29.132Granted Free Agency. 
Ted PowerP33.277Granted Free Agency. 
Jamie QuirkC-3B34.013Granted Free Agency. 
Domingo RamosSS-3B30.220Granted Free Agency. 
Gary RedusOF-1B32.003Granted Free Agency. 
Craig ReynoldsSS35.312Granted Free Agency. 
Jerry Royster3B-2B36.017Granted Free Agency. 
Nolan RyanP41.277Granted Free Agency. 
Scott SandersonP32.105Granted Free Agency. 
Steve Sax2B28.280Granted Free Agency. 
Dan SchatzederP33.338Granted Free Agency. 
Mike Schmidt3B39.038Granted Free Agency. 
Mike SmithsonP33.287Granted Free Agency. 
Lary SorensenP33.031Granted Free Agency. 
Mario SotoP32.115Granted Free Agency. 
Harry Spilman1B34.109Granted Free Agency. 
Jim SundbergC37.170Granted Free Agency. 
Garry TempletonSS32.225Granted Free Agency. 
Wayne TollesonSS-2B33.043Granted Free Agency. 
Alex TrevinoC31.070Granted Free Agency. 
Manny Trillo2B37.314Granted Free Agency. 
Willie Upshaw1B31.191Granted Free Agency. 
Ed Vande BergP30.009Granted Free Agency. 
Ozzie VirgilC31.332Granted Free Agency. 
Bob WalkP31.343Granted Free Agency. 
Ron WashingtonSS-2B36.189Granted Free Agency. 
Joel YoungbloodOF-3B37.068Granted Free Agency.