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Sunday April 12,1998This 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 1998-04-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners7Boston Red Sox8BoxJohn WasdinHeathcliff Slocumb(none)
Tampa Bay Rays4Chicago White Sox1BoxWilson AlvarezJaime NavarroRoberto Hernandez
Anaheim Angels12Cleveland Indians1BoxChuck FinleyJaret Wright(none)
Baltimore Orioles6Detroit Tigers3BoxScott EricksonGreg KeagleArmando Benitez
Minnesota Twins7Kansas City Royals2BoxBob TewksburyHipolito PichardoRick Aguilera
Oakland Athletics5New York Yankees7BoxMike BuddieT.J. MathewsMike Stanton
Toronto Blue Jays1Texas Rangers3BoxJohn WettelandPaul Quantrill(none)
Cincinnati Reds10Colorado Rockies4BoxPete HarnischPedro Astacio(none)
Houston Astros6Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxAntonio OsunaBilly Wagner(none)
New York Mets6Milwaukee Brewers4BoxTurk WendellPaul WagnerMel Rojas
Chicago Cubs1Montreal Expos4BoxDustin HermansonKerry WoodUgueth Urbina
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxTom GlavineGarrett StephensonMark Wohlers
Florida Marlins3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJason SchmidtRafael Medina(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks2San Diego Padres4BoxJoey HamiltonWillie BlairTrevor Hoffman
St. Louis Cardinals1San Francisco Giants2BoxRobb NenJohn Frascatore(none)

Standings as of 1998-04-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1192.818--5532234-15-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1517081.464
348Tampa Bay Rays1064.6002.55140112-24-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1525795.375
2510New York Yankees1064.6002.55965-63-43-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I15210844.711
4817Boston Red Sox1165.5453.0555503-53-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1518665.570
51122Toronto Blue Jays1147.3645.04564-192-42-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1518467.556
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Cleveland Indians1082.800--6652146-12-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1528171.533
2714Minnesota Twins1165.5452.57241313-23-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1516487.424
3921Chicago White Sox1046.4004.03563-282-32-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1527676.500
41023Kansas City Royals1147.3644.53964-253-31-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1506882.453
51225Detroit Tigers1037.3005.03952-131-52-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1526290.408
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1311Texas Rangers1064.600--6545203-23-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1528270.539
2615Anaheim Angels1165.5450.5524661-25-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1517972.523
31326Seattle Mariners1138.2733.57680-40-33-5L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1507377.487
41428Oakland Athletics927.2223.54454-100-32-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1537281.471
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145New York Mets1174.636--453783-24-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1518170.536
269Philadelphia Phillies1064.6000.5403822-34-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1526983.454
3916Atlanta Braves1165.5451.0453693-33-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field15110051.662
41427Montreal Expos1138.2734.02956-271-52-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1516289.411
51630Florida Marlins12111.0836.55486-320-51-6L11T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1505397.353
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Chicago Cubs1284.667--7147243-35-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1518269.543
337St. Louis Cardinals1174.6360.57766114-23-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1517675.503
256Milwaukee Brewers1174.6360.55639175-12-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1516784.444
4813Pittsburgh Pirates1275.5831.04849-13-34-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1506288.413
51018Houston Astros1376.5381.57762153-34-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1499554.638
61119Cincinnati Reds1266.5002.07257153-33-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1507179.473
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Diego Padres12102.833--8049314-26-0W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1508862.587
2712San Francisco Giants1275.5833.05746114-23-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1518269.543
31220Los Angeles Dodgers1156.4554.54243-11-44-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1517873.517
41324Colorado Rockies1349.3086.575115-404-30-6L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1497376.490
51529Arizona Diamondbacks12210.1678.02769-421-51-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1506387.420