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Sunday April 5,1998This 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 1998-04-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians6Anaheim Angels4BoxCharles NagyJason DicksonMichael Jackson
Detroit Tigers3Baltimore Orioles6BoxMike MussinaJustin ThompsonJesse Orosco
Kansas City Royals1Minnesota Twins10BoxEric MiltonTim Belcher(none)
New York Yankees9Oakland Athletics7BoxJeff NelsonMike Mohler(none)
Boston Red Sox10Seattle Mariners5BoxBret SaberhagenRandy Johnson(none)
Chicago White Sox0Tampa Bay Rays5BoxWilson AlvarezJason Bere(none)
Texas Rangers6Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJohn BurkettBill RisleyJohn Wetteland
San Francisco Giants2Arizona Diamondbacks3BoxAndy BenesShawn EstesFelix Rodriguez
Philadelphia Phillies2Atlanta Braves1BoxCurt SchillingGreg Maddux(none)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs7BoxKevin TapaniTrey Moore(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Cincinnati Reds0BoxRamon MartinezMike RemlingerScott Radinsky
Milwaukee Brewers5Florida Marlins2BoxAlberto ReyesLivan HernandezDoug Jones
Colorado Rockies2Houston Astros6BoxShane ReynoldsDarryl Kile(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0New York Mets7BoxMasato YoshiiJose Silva(none)
San Diego Padres8St. Louis Cardinals7BoxTrevor HoffmanBraden LooperDan Miceli

Standings as of 1998-04-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Baltimore Orioles651.833--3314190-05-1W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1567482.474
237Tampa Bay Rays642.6671.0413290-04-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1565997.378
3410Boston Red Sox532.6001.53031-13-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1578968.567
41120Toronto Blue Jays523.4002.5191810-02-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1578671.548
51224New York Yankees413.2503.01528-131-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I15811345.715
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians5501.000--4222205-00-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1578473.535
2614Kansas City Royals633.5002.52132-113-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1556986.445
4922Minnesota Twins523.4003.0221841-11-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1576889.433
31021Chicago White Sox523.4003.02539-142-30-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1577879.497
51428Detroit Tigers615.1674.52642-161-50-0L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1566492.410
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1512Texas Rangers532.600--352782-11-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1578572.541
3817Seattle Mariners523.4001.0444130-02-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1567482.474
2723Anaheim Angels523.4001.02026-60-02-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1578374.529
41325Oakland Athletics413.2501.51720-30-01-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1587385.462
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135New York Mets541.800--221390-04-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1578473.535
2813Atlanta Braves532.6001.0191630-03-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field15710354.656
31119Philadelphia Phillies523.4002.01317-42-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1577384.465
41427Florida Marlins615.1673.52642-160-01-5L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium15653103.340
51630Montreal Expos505.0004.0824-160-30-2L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1576592.414
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs651.833--4026142-13-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1578572.541
224Milwaukee Brewers541.8000.52713144-10-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1577087.446
3711St. Louis Cardinals532.6001.5343220-03-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1578077.510
41015Cincinnati Reds633.5002.02526-10-03-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1567482.474
5916Houston Astros633.5002.0373340-03-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1569957.635
61218Pittsburgh Pirates523.4002.51519-42-30-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1576790.427
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
258San Diego Padres642.667--4836124-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1569462.603
349San Francisco Giants642.667--3922174-20-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1578572.541
166Colorado Rockies642.667--303004-20-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1567383.468
41326Los Angeles Dodgers514.2002.51023-131-40-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1578275.522
51529Arizona Diamondbacks615.1673.01536-210-01-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1566492.410


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Marcus JensenC25.112Signed as Free Agent by Brewers. 
Ricky MagdalenoSS23.273Released by Reds