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Monday April 6,1998This 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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Month Day Year

Games on 1998-04-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox1Anaheim Angels2BoxMike HoltzTom Gordon(none)
Texas Rangers4Chicago White Sox5BoxKeith FoulkeRoger PavlikMatt Karchner
Cleveland Indians6Oakland Athletics5BoxRick KrivdaTom CandiottiMichael Jackson
New York Yankees0Seattle Mariners8BoxJamie MoyerAndy Pettitte(none)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs3BoxMark ClarkCarlos PerezRod Beck
Milwaukee Brewers8Florida Marlins5BoxSteve WoodardFelix HerediaDoug Jones
Colorado Rockies4Houston Astros13BoxMike HamptonJohn Thomson(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4New York Mets2BoxFrancisco CordovaBobby JonesRich Loiselle

Standings as of 1998-04-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Baltimore Orioles651.833--3314190-05-1W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1567482.474
238Tampa Bay Rays642.6671.0413290-04-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1565997.378
3517Boston Red Sox633.5002.03133-23-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1568967.571
41122Toronto Blue Jays523.4002.5191810-02-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1578671.548
51325New York Yankees514.2003.51536-211-40-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I15711344.720
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians6601.000--4827216-00-0W6T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1568373.532
2618Chicago White Sox633.5003.03043-132-31-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1567779.494
3820Kansas City Royals633.5003.02132-113-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1556986.445
41021Minnesota Twins523.4003.5221841-11-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1576889.433
51427Detroit Tigers615.1675.02642-161-50-0L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1566492.410
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2915Seattle Mariners633.500--5241110-03-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1557382.471
3713Texas Rangers633.500--393272-21-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1568571.545
1416Anaheim Angels633.500--2227-50-03-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1568274.526
41224Oakland Athletics514.2001.52226-40-01-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1577384.465
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
157New York Mets642.667--241770-04-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1568472.538
2710Atlanta Braves532.6000.5191630-03-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field15710354.656
31223Philadelphia Phillies523.4001.51317-42-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1577384.465
41529Florida Marlins716.1433.53150-190-01-6L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium15553102.342
51630Montreal Expos606.0004.01027-170-40-2L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1566591.417
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs761.857--4328152-14-0W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1568472.538
223Milwaukee Brewers651.8330.53518175-10-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1566987.442
369St. Louis Cardinals532.6002.0343220-03-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1578077.510
4812Houston Astros743.5712.05037130-04-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1559857.632
51019Cincinnati Reds633.5002.52526-10-03-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1567482.474
61114Pittsburgh Pirates633.5002.51921-23-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1566690.423
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145San Diego Padres642.667--4836124-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1569462.603
236San Francisco Giants642.667--3922174-20-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1578572.541
3911Colorado Rockies743.5710.53443-94-30-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1557382.471
41326Los Angeles Dodgers514.2002.51023-131-40-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1578275.522
51428Arizona 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
Jalal LeachRF-LF29.023Released by Giants. 
Scott LewisP32.122Placed on restricted list 
Brian ShouseP29.192Signed by Red Sox 
David WestP33.217Signed as Free Agent by Astros.