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Tuesday April 21,1998This 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 1998-04-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles8Anaheim Angels3BoxArthur RhodesJack McDowell(none)
Chicago White Sox6Cleveland Indians14BoxJose MesaJames Baldwin(none)
Boston Red Sox11Detroit Tigers4BoxBrian RoseTim Worrell(none)
Minnesota Twins4Oakland Athletics5BoxT.J. MathewsHector Carrasco(none)
Kansas City Royals5Seattle Mariners3BoxBrian BevilTony FossasJeff Montgomery
Tampa Bay Rays0Texas Rangers4BoxAaron SeleDennis Springer(none)
New York Yankees5Toronto Blue Jays3BoxMike StantonDan Plesac(none)
San Diego Padres3Chicago Cubs5BoxSteve TrachselKevin BrownRod Beck
Los Angeles Dodgers2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJeff JudenRamon Martinez(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Montreal Expos3BoxTodd StottlemyreTrey MooreJeff Brantley
Houston Astros6New York Mets0BoxMike HamptonRick Reed(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Philadelphia Phillies3BoxBrett TomkoCurt SchillingJeff Shaw
San Francisco Giants6Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxMark GardnerJon Lieber(none)

Standings as of 1998-04-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124New York Yankees16115.688--9380137-54-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I14610343.705
235Boston Red Sox19136.6840.59985144-59-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1437964.552
3510Baltimore Orioles19127.6320.59982176-46-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1436776.469
4612Tampa Bay Rays17107.5881.58675115-45-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1455392.366
51020Toronto Blue Jays19811.4214.579100-213-65-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1438063.559
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Cleveland Indians18126.667--11186257-45-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1447767.535
2716Kansas City Royals20911.4504.090103-136-63-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1416378.447
31123Minnesota Twins19712.3685.511390234-53-7L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1436380.441
41224Chicago White Sox17611.3535.568109-414-82-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1457471.510
51430Detroit Tigers17413.2357.556111-551-83-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1456184.421
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Texas Rangers17125.706--12272503-29-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1457669.524
2817Seattle Mariners20911.4504.512612425-54-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1416774.475
3919Anaheim Angels18810.4444.57383-101-37-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1447767.535
41326Oakland Athletics18612.3336.58398-150-66-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1446876.472
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Atlanta Braves19127.632--9970296-56-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1439449.657
2611New York Mets18117.6110.57960195-36-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1447767.535
31121Philadelphia Phillies17710.4124.07284-122-85-2L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1456877.469
41528Montreal Expos18513.2786.55489-352-73-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1446084.417
51629Florida Marlins19514.2637.094126-322-83-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1434994.343
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Milwaukee Brewers18135.722--8757307-26-3W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1446183.424
236St. Louis Cardinals19136.6840.5123106175-38-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1437073.490
348Chicago Cubs19127.6321.59875234-58-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1447866.542
4713Houston Astros20119.5503.010584215-56-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1429151.641
5915Cincinnati Reds19910.4744.5989804-45-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1436875.476
61222Pittsburgh Pirates19712.3686.56492-283-64-6L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1436281.434
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Diego Padres18144.778--10677297-47-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1448460.583
2814San Francisco Giants19109.5264.58970195-55-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1447965.549
31018Los Angeles Dodgers18810.4446.06771-43-85-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1447569.521
41325Colorado Rockies20713.3508.0114156-424-33-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1427072.493
51427Arizona Diamondbacks20614.3009.076110-342-84-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1425983.415


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Demond SmithOF25.166Signed by White Sox