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Games on 1992-05-08

Top1992 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALChicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles3Boxscore - PBP1041,3643:29Kirk McCaskillMike MussinaTerry Leach (1-1)Gregg Olson (0-2)Bobby Thigpen (8)Gene LamontJohnny OatesOriole Park at Ca
ALToronto Blue Jays1California Angels4Boxscore - PBP936,3832:31Dave StiebChuck FinleyMark Eichhorn (1-2)Dave Stieb (1-3)-Cito GastonBuck RodgersAngel Stadium of
ALBoston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals2Boxscore - PBP922,0632:45Joe HeskethKevin AppierKevin Appier (2-2)Joe Hesketh (0-2)Jeff Montgomery (6)Butch HobsonHal McRaeKauffman Stadium
ALCleveland Indians4Minnesota Twins7Boxscore - PBP925,0832:57Charles NagyScott EricksonScott Erickson (2-3)Charles Nagy (3-2)Rick Aguilera (8)Mike HargroveTom KellyHubert H. Humphre
ALNew York Yankees6Oakland Athletics8Boxscore - PBP934,3203:40Scott KamienieckiMike MooreGene Nelson (1-1)John Habyan (1-1)Dennis Eckersley (12)Buck ShowalterTony LaRussaOakland-Alameda C
ALDetroit Tigers7Seattle Mariners6Boxscore - PBP916,8943:07Eric KingClay ParkerLes Lancaster (2-1)Mike Schooler (0-3)Mike Henneman (5)Sparky AndersonBill PlummerThe Kingdome
ALMilwaukee Brewers2Texas Rangers3Boxscore - PBP924,5202:31Bill WegmanKevin BrownKevin Brown (5-2)Bill Wegman (2-3)Jeff Russell (9)Phil GarnerBobby ValentineArlington Stadium
NLCincinnati Reds10Chicago Cubs7Boxscore - PBP1227,0083:58Jose RijoShawn BoskieNorm Charlton (1-0)Chuck McElroy (2-1)-Lou PiniellaJim LefebvreWrigley Field
NLSan Francisco Giants6Montreal Expos3Boxscore - PBP913,2812:58Trevor WilsonMark GardnerTrevor Wilson (2-2)Jeff Fassero (0-2)Jeff Brantley (2)Roger CraigTom RunnellsOlympic Stadium
NLLos Angeles Dodgers3New York Mets4Boxscore - PBP919,2373:32Orel HershiserDavid ConeJeff Innis (4-1)Roger McDowell (3-3)-Tom LasordaJeff TorborgShea Stadium
NLSan Diego Padres6Philadelphia Phillies5Boxscore - PBP98,7983:04Bruce HurstKyle AbbottJose Melendez (4-0)Curt Schilling (2-2)Randy Myers (7)Greg RiddochJim FregosiVeterans Stadium
NLHouston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates6Boxscore - PBP922,3512:55Butch HenryDoug DrabekStan Belinda (1-0)Al Osuna (3-1)-Art HoweJim LeylandThree Rivers Stad
NLAtlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals1Boxscore - PBP945,1102:13Charlie LeibrandtBob TewksburyCharlie Leibrandt (3-2)Bob Tewksbury (3-1)Marvin Freeman (1)Bobby CoxJoe TorreBusch Stadium II
13 Games on this date

Standings as of 1992-05-08.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1992 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Toronto Blue Jays312110.677--1451192610-611-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome1317556.573
223Baltimore Orioles291910.6551.015095557-712-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Oriole Park at Camden Yards1337063.526
3711New York Yankees291514.5175.012412227-78-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterGene MichaelYankee Stadium I1336172.459
4815Boston Red Sox261214.4626.5949403-79-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1366175.449
51019Milwaukee Brewers271215.4447.0110118-85-87-7L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1358055.593
61121Detroit Tigers291217.4148.0141160-197-75-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry WalkerTiger Stadium1336370.474
71224Cleveland Indians311219.3879.0124164-406-76-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartCleveland Stadium1316467.489
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1992 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Chicago White Sox271710.630--137110277-410-6W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron SchuelerComiskey Park II1356966.511
245Oakland Athletics301812.6000.5148131178-810-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1327854.591
358California Angels291613.5522.01361171910-76-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienAnaheim Stadium1335677.421
4610Texas Rangers321715.5312.5148152-413-64-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1306070.462
5916Minnesota Twins291316.4485.0126127-18-95-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1337756.579
61325Seattle Mariners291118.3797.0121164-435-86-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1335380.398
71426Kansas City Royals28820.2869.598129-314-124-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonRoyals Stadium1346470.478
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1992 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates28208.714--13682549-611-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ted SimmonsThree Rivers Stadium1347658.567
226New York Mets301713.5674.012812088-99-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al HarazinShea Stadium1325577.417
3512St. Louis Cardinals291514.5175.5999818-87-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1336865.511
4918Philadelphia Phillies271215.4447.5131134-36-96-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1355877.430
51020Montreal Expos261115.4238.0102104-26-75-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteOlympic Stadium1367660.559
61223Chicago Cubs281117.3939.0101128-273-108-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesWrigley Field1346767.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1992 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cincinnati Reds291613.552--118127-97-99-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium1337459.556
249San Francisco Giants281513.5360.511796216-79-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1345777.425
3613Atlanta Braves301515.5001.510710167-108-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1328349.629
4714San Diego Padres291415.4832.0115133-185-79-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJoe McIlvaineJack Murphy Stadium1336865.511
5817Houston Astros291316.4483.084107-231-812-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1336865.511
61122Los Angeles Dodgers251015.4004.094102-85-85-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1375384.387


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Steve LyonsCF-3B31.339Signed as Free Agent by Expos.