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MLB Games on Friday May 8, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL3Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP931,064Edison International FieldNight2:35Allen WatsonBrian MoehlerTroy PercivalClark, Erstad
Boston Red SoxAL14Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP924,439Kauffman StadiumNight2:48Bret SaberhagenChris HaneyRich GarcesLeyritz, O'Leary (2)
New York YankeesAL5Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP922,612Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:11Hideki IrabuBrad RadkeJeff NelsonPosada
Chicago White SoxAL5Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP99,509Network Associates ColiseumNight2:27Mike SirotkaMike Fetters---Henderson
Toronto Blue JaysAL3Seattle MarinersAL8Box | PBP929,920The KingdomeNight2:49Randy JohnsonWoody Williams---Canseco, Davis, Griffey, Martinez
Baltimore OriolesAL8Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL2Box | PBP935,355Tropicana FieldNight3:27Arthur RhodesAlbie Lopez---Davis, Stocker
Cleveland IndiansAL3Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP938,067The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:05Xavier HernandezJose MesaJohn WettelandBell, Justice, Stevens
San Diego PadresNL3Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP937,490Turner FieldNight2:27Andy AshbyTom GlavineTrevor HoffmanGalarraga, Gwynn
San Francisco GiantsNL4Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP1422,665Wrigley FieldDay4:52Amaury TelemacoJulian Tavarez------
Los Angeles DodgersNL6Florida MarlinsNL12Box | PBP927,071Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:58Jesus SanchezChan Ho Park---Bonilla, Hollandsworth, Zeile
Houston AstrosNL1Milwaukee BrewersNL4Box | PBP914,711County StadiumNight2:42Jeff JudenMike HamptonDoug JonesLoretta
Colorado RockiesNL7Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP911,725Olympic StadiumNight2:41Pedro AstacioDustin HermansonJerry DiPotoBurks, Guerrero, Widger
St. Louis CardinalsNL2New York MetsNL9Box | PBP916,132Shea StadiumNight2:37Rick ReedCliff Politte---McGwire, McRae
Arizona DiamondbacksNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Box | PBP913,259Veterans StadiumNight3:11Tyler GreenGregg OlsonMark LeiterBrogna, Lee, Relaford
Cincinnati RedsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP1013,848Three Rivers StadiumNight2:48Stan BelindaRicardo RinconJeff ShawKendall, Young
15 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, May 08, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees29236.793-1861315514-59-11339142.684
AL East224Boston Red Sox332211.6673.0179149308-614-51297059.543
AL East3613Baltimore Orioles331716.5158.0168172-48-89-81296267.481
AL East4821Toronto Blue Jays351520.42911.0147179-3210-125-81277354.575
AL East51225Tampa Bay Devil Rays321319.40611.5139153-148-105-91305080.385
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central145Cleveland Indians332013.606-195173229-611-71296960.535
AL Central21023Chicago White Sox331419.4246.0165187-228-135-71296663.512
AL Central31124Kansas City Royals341420.4126.5153199-468-76-131275869.457
AL Central41326Minnesota Twins331320.3947.0159147129-94-111295772.442
AL Central51429Detroit Tigers30921.3009.5131179-485-144-71325676.424
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West137Texas Rangers332013.606-216168489-611-71296861.527
AL West2510Anaheim Angels331815.5452.015815447-411-111296762.519
AL West3716Seattle Mariners341717.5003.520420136-711-101275968.465
AL West4922Oakland Athletics331419.4246.0162170-86-78-121296069.465
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves352411.686-195131648-516-61278245.646
NL East259New York Mets321814.5634.5139108315-513-91307060.538
NL East31118Philadelphia Phillies331617.4857.0148165-173-1013-71295970.457
NL East41427Montreal Expos331221.36411.0105167-622-910-121295376.411
NL East51528Florida Marlins351223.34312.0173208-353-99-141274285.331
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central136Houston Astros332013.606-1831305312-98-41298247.636
NL Central248Milwaukee Brewers321913.5940.5145134119-510-81305575.423
NL Central3611Chicago Cubs331815.5452.015114295-913-61307258.554
NL Central41014Cincinnati Reds341717.5003.5158154410-107-71286068.469
NL Central5815St. Louis Cardinals341717.5003.5186189-37-1410-31286662.516
NL Central61320Pittsburgh Pirates341519.4415.5136155-195-910-101285474.422
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres342311.676-1781344414-89-31287553.586
NL West2712San Francisco Giants341816.5295.0161143189-119-51297158.550
NL West3917Los Angeles Dodgers341717.5006.015214848-149-31286662.516
NL West41219Colorado Rockies351619.4577.5195217-2212-84-111276166.480
NL West51630Arizona Diamondbacks35827.22915.5122202-804-194-81275770.449
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