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Thursday May 14,1998This 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.

1998 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1998-05-14

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians5Baltimore Orioles4BoxCharles NagyArthur RhodesMichael Jackson
Seattle Mariners3Chicago White Sox5BoxTom FordhamRandy JohnsonBill Simas
Oakland Athletics3Detroit Tigers8BoxA.J. SagerKenny Rogers(none)
Boston Red Sox1Minnesota Twins2BoxMike TrombleyJohn Wasdin(none)
Texas Rangers7New York Yankees5BoxDanny PattersonWillie BanksJohn Wetteland
Kansas City Royals10Tampa Bay Rays2BoxTim BelcherDennis Springer(none)
Anaheim Angels4Toronto Blue Jays5BoxRandy MyersRich DeLucia(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxRuss SpringerCal EldredGregg Olson
Florida Marlins8Cincinnati Reds11BoxScott WinchesterAndy LarkinJeff Shaw
Chicago Cubs9Colorado Rockies7BoxKevin TapaniJohn ThomsonRod Beck
Pittsburgh Pirates7Houston Astros2BoxJose SilvaPete Schourek(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxMark PortugalHideo Nomo(none)
New York Mets1San Diego Padres3BoxBrian BoehringerDennis CookTrevor Hoffman
New York Mets2San Diego Padres6BoxDan MiceliGreg McMichael(none)
Montreal Expos1San Francisco Giants6BoxShawn EstesDustin HermansonJulian Tavarez
Montreal Expos0San Francisco Giants2BoxDanny DarwinTrey MooreRobb Nen
Atlanta Braves7St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJohn RockerJuan Acevedo(none)

Standings as of 1998-05-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees34268.765--2101545615-611-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1288840.688
236Boston Red Sox392415.6154.51951742110-1014-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1236855.553
3614Baltimore Orioles392019.5138.5198189910-1010-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1235964.480
4820Toronto Blue Jays401822.45011.0163194-3111-137-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1227052.574
51223Tampa Bay Rays381622.42112.0155184-298-108-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1244777.379
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians392118.538--214207710-1111-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1236855.553
2921Chicago White Sox381721.4473.5189218-299-147-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1246361.508
31022Minnesota Twins391722.4364.0183168159-98-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1235370.431
41326Kansas City Royals391623.4105.0171210-3910-86-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1225666.459
51428Detroit Tigers351223.3437.0158198-406-156-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1275374.417
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Texas Rangers392514.641--2551926310-715-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1236360.512
2513Anaheim Angels382018.5264.517917638-612-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1246559.524
3717Seattle Mariners391920.4876.0220221-17-912-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1225765.467
41124Oakland Athletics381622.4218.5190195-57-99-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1245866.468
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves413011.732--2391479212-518-6W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1217645.628
2610New York Mets361917.5288.5147122256-813-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1266957.548
3811Philadelphia Phillies382018.5268.5173183-106-1114-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1245569.444
41427Montreal Expos391425.35915.0124192-683-1211-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1235172.415
51529Florida Marlins411328.31717.0198246-483-1310-15L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1214180.339
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros392514.641--2131486514-911-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1237746.626
247Chicago Cubs402317.5752.5187168199-914-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1236756.545
3712Milwaukee Brewers382018.5264.5166172-610-810-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1245470.435
41015Cincinnati Reds402020.5005.5186188-211-119-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1225765.467
5916St. Louis Cardinals381919.5005.5204211-77-1412-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1246460.516
61219Pittsburgh Pirates401921.4756.5163165-26-1013-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1225072.410
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres402614.650--2011564514-1012-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1227250.590
258San Francisco Giants412318.5613.51891622711-1212-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1226656.541
31118Los Angeles Dodgers401921.4757.0174175-19-1510-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1226458.525
41325Colorado Rockies411724.4159.5212253-4113-114-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1216061.496
51630Arizona Diamondbacks40931.22517.0141229-884-205-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1225666.459

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Manuel BarriosP23.235Traded by Marlins with Gary Sheffield, Charles Johnson, Jim Eisenreich and Bobby Bonilla to Dodgers for Todd Zeile and Mike Piazza. 
Bobby Bonilla3B-RF35.080Traded by Marlins with Gary Sheffield, Charles Johnson, Jim Eisenreich and Manuel Barrios to Dodgers for Todd Zeile and Mike Piazza. 
Jim EisenreichRF-LF39.026Traded by Marlins with Gary Sheffield, Charles Johnson, Bobby Bonilla and Manuel Barrios to Dodgers for Todd Zeile and Mike Piazza. 
Charles JohnsonC26.299Traded by Marlins with Gary Sheffield, Jim Eisenreich, Bobby Bonilla and Manuel Barrios to Dodgers for Todd Zeile and Mike Piazza. 
Ryan KellnerC20.156signed 
Mike PiazzaC29.252Traded by Dodgers with Todd Zeile to Marlins for Gary Sheffield, Charles Johnson, Jim Eisenreich, Bobby Bonilla and Manuel Barrios. 
Gary SheffieldRF-OF29.177Traded by Marlins with Charles Johnson, Jim Eisenreich, Bobby Bonilla and Manuel Barrios to Dodgers for Todd Zeile and Mike Piazza. 
Chris SpurlingP20.320signed 
Eduardo VillacisP18.259Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Rockies. 
Todd Zeile3B-1B32.247Traded by Dodgers with Mike Piazza to Marlins for Gary Sheffield, Charles Johnson, Jim Eisenreich, Bobby Bonilla and Manuel Barrios.