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MLB Games on Thursday May 7, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP914,703Kauffman StadiumNight2:40Pat RappBrian RoseJeff MontgomeryOfferman, Palmer
Detroit TigersAL6Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP97,119Network Associates ColiseumDay2:51Justin ThompsonTom CandiottiTodd JonesGrieve, Higginson, Tomberlin
Toronto Blue JaysAL6Seattle MarinersAL0Box | PBP924,129The KingdomeNight2:53Roger ClemensJamie Moyer---Delgado, Fletcher
Cleveland IndiansAL7Texas RangersAL2Box | PBP928,504The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:21Bartolo ColonAaron Sele---Clark
San Diego PadresNL3Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP931,811Turner FieldNight2:09John SmoltzJoey HamiltonKerry LigtenbergGalarraga
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Florida MarlinsNL3Box | PBP914,639Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:36Ramon MartinezRob StaniferScott RadinskyHubbard
Colorado RockiesNL1Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP97,075Olympic StadiumNight2:18Carlos PerezJamey WrightUgueth Urbina---
St. Louis CardinalsNL1New York MetsNL4Box | PBP914,715Shea StadiumNight2:11Masato YoshiiDonovan OsborneJohn FrancoJordan
Arizona DiamondbacksNL1Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP913,838Veterans StadiumNight2:36Curt SchillingAndy BenesMark LeiterAbreu
Cincinnati RedsNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL8Box | PBP98,400Three Rivers StadiumNight3:06Elmer DessensStan BelindaRich LoiselleBoone, Greene, Martin, Stynes
10 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 Thursday, May 07, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees28226.786-1811305113-59-11349242.687
AL East224Boston Red Sox322111.6563.0165146197-614-51307159.546
AL East3615Baltimore Orioles321616.5008.0160170-107-89-81306367.485
AL East4821Toronto Blue Jays341519.44110.0144171-2710-115-81287355.570
AL East51124Tampa Bay Devil Rays311318.41910.5137145-88-105-81315081.382
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central135Cleveland Indians322012.625-192167259-511-71306961.531
AL Central21023Kansas City Royals331419.4246.5150185-358-76-121285870.453
AL Central31225Chicago White Sox321319.4067.0160184-247-135-71306763.515
AL Central41326Minnesota Twins321319.4067.0158142169-94-101305773.438
AL Central51429Detroit Tigers29920.3109.5128174-465-134-71335677.421
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Texas Rangers321913.594-210165459-610-71306961.531
AL West2511Anaheim Angels321715.5312.015315127-410-111306862.523
AL West3716Seattle Mariners331617.4853.5196198-26-710-101286068.469
AL West4922Oakland Athletics321418.4385.0159165-66-78-111306070.462
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves342410.706-193128658-516-51288246.641
NL East259New York Mets311714.5485.5130106245-512-91317160.542
NL East31118Philadelphia Phillies321517.4698.0142161-193-1012-71306070.462
NL East41427Montreal Expos321220.37511.0100160-602-910-111305377.408
NL East51528Florida Marlins341123.32413.0161202-413-98-141284385.336
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central136Houston Astros322012.625-1821265612-88-41308248.631
NL Central248Milwaukee Brewers311813.5811.514113389-59-81315675.427
NL Central3712Chicago Cubs321715.5313.014613885-912-61317358.557
NL Central4813St. Louis Cardinals331716.5153.518418047-1310-31296663.512
NL Central51017Cincinnati Reds331617.4854.515315129-107-71296168.473
NL Central61219Pittsburgh Pirates331518.4555.5133150-175-910-91295475.419
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres332211.667-1751324313-89-31297653.589
NL West2610San Francisco Giants331815.5454.0157138199-109-51307159.546
NL West3914Los Angeles Dodgers331716.5155.0146136108-139-31296663.512
NL West41320Colorado Rockies341519.4417.5188212-2411-84-111286266.484
NL West51630Arizona Diamondbacks34826.23514.5118196-784-184-81285771.445
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