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Friday May 8,1992This 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 1992-05-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles3BoxTerry LeachGregg OlsonBobby Thigpen
Toronto Blue Jays1California Angels4BoxMark EichhornDave Stieb(none)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals2BoxKevin AppierJoe HeskethJeff Montgomery
Cleveland Indians4Minnesota Twins7BoxScott EricksonCharles NagyRick Aguilera
New York Yankees6Oakland Athletics8BoxGene NelsonJohn HabyanDennis Eckersley
Detroit Tigers7Seattle Mariners6BoxLes LancasterMike SchoolerMike Henneman
Milwaukee Brewers2Texas Rangers3BoxKevin BrownBill WegmanJeff Russell
Cincinnati Reds10Chicago Cubs7BoxNorm CharltonChuck McElroy(none)
San Francisco Giants6Montreal Expos3BoxTrevor WilsonJeff FasseroJeff Brantley
Los Angeles Dodgers3New York Mets4BoxJeff InnisRoger McDowell(none)
San Diego Padres6Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJose MelendezCurt SchillingRandy Myers
Houston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxStan BelindaAl Osuna(none)
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxCharlie LeibrandtBob TewksburyMarvin Freeman

Standings as of 1992-05-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord 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.