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Wednesday April 22,1998This 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 1998-04-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles6Anaheim Angels7BoxMike HoltzTerry MathewsTroy Percival
Chicago White Sox14Cleveland Indians7BoxMike SirotkaCharles Nagy(none)
Boston Red Sox8Detroit Tigers5BoxJim CorsiTodd JonesTom Gordon
Minnesota Twins4Oakland Athletics2BoxEddie GuardadoT.J. MathewsRick Aguilera
Kansas City Royals5Seattle Mariners11BoxJeff FasseroHipolito Pichardo(none)
Tampa Bay Rays2Texas Rangers7BoxRick HellingTony Saunders(none)
New York Yankees9Toronto Blue Jays1BoxAndy PettitteRoger Clemens(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks2Atlanta Braves5BoxJohn SmoltzAndy Benes(none)
San Diego Padres3Chicago Cubs2BoxBrian BoehringerAmaury TelemacoCarlos Reyes
Colorado Rockies2Florida Marlins3BoxJay PowellCurt Leskanic(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Milwaukee Brewers6BoxAntonio OsunaBob WickmanScott Radinsky
St. Louis Cardinals2Montreal Expos3BoxUgueth UrbinaKent Bottenfield(none)
Houston Astros7New York Mets10BoxDennis CookDoug Henry(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxTyler GreenGabe WhiteRicky Bottalico
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJose SilvaDanny DarwinRich Loiselle

Standings as of 1998-04-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees17125.706--10281218-54-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I14510243.703
234Boston Red Sox20146.7000.510790175-59-1W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1427864.549
3511Baltimore Orioles20128.6001.510589166-56-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1426775.472
4612Tampa Bay Rays18108.5562.5888265-55-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1445391.368
51122Toronto Blue Jays20812.4005.580109-293-65-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1428062.563
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Cleveland Indians19127.632--118100187-45-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1437766.538
2920Kansas City Royals21912.4294.095114-196-73-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1406377.450
31021Minnesota Twins20812.4004.511792255-53-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1426280.437
41224Chicago White Sox18711.3894.582116-345-82-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1447371.507
51430Detroit Tigers18414.2227.561119-581-83-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1446183.424
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Texas Rangers18135.722--12974553-210-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1447569.521
2715Seattle Mariners211011.4764.513712985-55-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1406674.471
3816Anaheim Angels19910.4744.58089-91-38-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1437667.531
41326Oakland Athletics19613.3167.585102-170-66-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1436875.476
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Atlanta Braves20137.650--10472326-57-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1429349.655
259New York Mets19127.6320.58967225-37-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1437667.531
31119Philadelphia Phillies18810.4444.07788-112-86-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1446777.465
41427Montreal Expos19613.3166.55791-342-74-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1435984.413
51528Florida Marlins20614.3007.097128-312-84-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1424894.338
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Milwaukee Brewers19136.684--9366277-26-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1436182.427
236St. Louis Cardinals20137.6500.5125109165-48-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1427072.493
3610Chicago Cubs20128.6001.510078224-58-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1437865.545
4713Houston Astros211110.5243.011294185-66-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1419150.645
51018Cincinnati Reds20911.4504.5102103-14-55-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1426874.479
61223Pittsburgh Pirates20812.4005.56994-253-65-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1426181.430
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Diego Padres19154.789--10979308-47-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1438360.580
2814San Francisco Giants201010.5005.59175165-65-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1437964.552
3917Los Angeles Dodgers19910.4746.07677-14-85-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1437469.517
41325Colorado Rockies21714.3339.0116159-434-43-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1417071.496
51629Arizona Diamondbacks21615.28610.078115-372-94-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1415982.418


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tim Hyers1B-OF26.202Released by Diamondbacks. 
Ricky MagdalenoSS23.290Signed by Braves