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MLB Games on Friday April 17, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL0Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP931,516Edison International FieldNight2:38Chuck FinleyRick Gorecki---Salmon
Cleveland IndiansAL2Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP1026,924Fenway ParkNight2:40Tom GordonPaul Assenmacher---Giles
New York YankeesAL11Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP912,348Tiger StadiumNight3:06Andy PettitteJustin Thompson---Jeter, Martinez
Seattle MarinersAL11Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP918,169Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:54Jeff FasseroEric Milton---Griffey, Meares
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP127,402Network Associates ColiseumNight3:39Scott ServiceJim DoughertyJeff Montgomery---
Baltimore OriolesAL4Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP937,415The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:24Roger PavlikScott EricksonJohn Wetteland---
Chicago White SoxAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP928,240SkyDomeNight2:58Roger ClemensJason Bere---Canseco
Florida MarlinsNL5Arizona DiamondbacksNL7Box | PBP947,401Bank One BallparkNight3:05Russ SpringerVic DarensbourgFelix RodriguezLee
Los Angeles DodgersNL11Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP920,175Wrigley FieldDay2:40Chan Ho ParkMark ClarkFrank LankfordHollandsworth, Morandini, Piazza, Zeile
New York MetsNL3Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP921,384Cinergy FieldNight2:47Mike RemlingerBobby JonesJeff Shaw---
Montreal ExposNL3Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP926,485AstrodomeNight2:31John HalamaDustin HermansonBilly WagnerBiggio
San Francisco GiantsNL2Milwaukee BrewersNL5Box | PBP914,524County StadiumNight2:45Jose MercedesShawn EstesDoug Jones---
San Diego PadresNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP912,555Three Rivers StadiumNight2:35Brian BoehringerJeff TabakaTrevor HoffmanMartin, Vaughn
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5St. Louis CardinalsNL8Box | PBP933,995Busch Stadium IINight2:51Cliff PolitteMatt WhitesideKent BottenfieldBrogna, Gant, Lampkin, McGwire
14 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Friday, April 17, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136Baltimore Orioles15105.667-7156154-26-31476978.469
AL East247Boston Red Sox15105.667-766973-57-01478265.558
AL East354New York Yankees1284.6670.5767064-44-015010644.707
AL East4611Tampa Bay Devil Rays1486.5711.5727023-35-31485593.372
AL East51123Toronto Blue Jays1569.4004.06084-243-63-31478265.558
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central122Cleveland Indians14104.714-8568176-24-21487969.534
AL Central2819Minnesota Twins1578.4673.510070304-33-51476384.429
AL Central3920Kansas City Royals1679.4384.06986-174-43-51456580.448
AL Central41021Chicago White Sox1468.4294.05481-274-52-31487474.500
AL Central51430Detroit Tigers14311.2147.04791-441-82-31486286.419
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Texas Rangers14104.714-9955443-27-21487870.527
AL West2717Anaheim Angels1477.5003.0655871-36-41487870.527
AL West31225Seattle Mariners16610.3755.0103105-23-53-51457075.483
AL West41329Oakland Athletics14311.2147.06983-140-63-51487177.480
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East159Atlanta Braves1596.600-6948213-46-21479750.660
NL East2410New York Mets1596.600-6050103-36-31477968.537
NL East31016Philadelphia Phillies1477.5001.56269-72-65-11486880.459
NL East41426Montreal Expos15411.2675.04376-331-63-51476186.415
NL East51527Florida Marlins16412.2505.581101-201-63-61465096.342
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central125Milwaukee Brewers15105.667-7652247-23-31476483.435
NL Central238St. Louis Cardinals16106.6250.510996134-36-31467373.500
NL Central3613Chicago Cubs1697.5631.58370134-55-21478166.551
NL Central4915Houston Astros1798.5292.09176154-55-31459352.641
NL Central51118Cincinnati Reds1688.5002.58876123-45-41466977.473
NL Central61222Pittsburgh Pirates17710.4124.05679-233-64-41456283.428
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111San Diego Padres16133.813-9667296-37-01468561.582
NL West2712San Francisco Giants1697.5634.08061194-35-41478067.544
NL West3814Los Angeles Dodgers1587.5334.5635673-55-21477572.510
NL West41324Colorado Rockies16610.3757.092126-344-32-71467175.486
NL West51628Arizona Diamondbacks17413.2359.55197-462-82-51456184.421
30 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season