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MLB Games on Wednesday May 20, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL4Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP917,160Edison International FieldNight2:48Ken HillMike OquistTroy PercivalErstad, Salmon
Chicago White SoxAL2Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP926,953Fenway ParkNight2:33Pedro MartinezJaime NavarroTom GordonVaughn
Cleveland IndiansAL14Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP913,575Kauffman StadiumNight2:58Charles NagyTim Belcher---Fryman, King, Lofton
Detroit TigersAL12Minnesota TwinsAL11Box | PBP99,442Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:23Sean RunyanDan NaultyTodd JonesCoomer, Easley (2), Higginson, Randa, Walker
Baltimore OriolesAL6New York YankeesAL9Box | PBP932,449Yankee Stadium INight3:08Hideki IrabuJimmy Key---Alomar, Brosius, Palmeiro, Surhoff
Seattle MarinersAL7Texas RangersAL8Box | PBP929,454The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:57Tim CrabtreeMike TimlinJohn WettelandRodriguez (2), Rodriguez, Stevens (2)
Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL9Box | PBP926,107SkyDomeNight2:40Pat HentgenWilson Alvarez---Canseco, Cruz, Gonzalez, Green
Colorado RockiesNL1Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP933,531Turner FieldNight2:30Kevin MillwoodJohn Thomson---Tucker, Walker
Los Angeles DodgersNL0Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP924,245Wrigley FieldDay2:20Kevin TapaniHideo Nomo---Rodriguez
Arizona DiamondbacksNL7Florida MarlinsNL3Box | PBP917,560Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:47Omar DaalAndy LarkinGregg OlsonWilliams
San Francisco GiantsNL4Milwaukee BrewersNL2Box | PBP915,286County StadiumNight2:56Orel HershiserSteve WoodardRobb Nen---
Houston AstrosNL4Montreal ExposNL3Box | PBP98,372Olympic StadiumNight2:49Doug HenryAnthony TelfordBilly WagnerMcGuire
Cincinnati RedsNL8New York MetsNL6Box | PBP912,834Shea StadiumNight3:23Pete HarnischJohn HudekJeff ShawBaerga, McRae
St. Louis CardinalsNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Box | PBP921,347Veterans StadiumNight2:51Mike BusbyMark PortugalJeff BrantleyDeShields, Gaetti (2), Gant
San Diego PadresNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP90Three Rivers StadiumNight2:08Francisco CordovaAndy AshbyRich LoiselleWard
San Diego PadresNL8Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP917,248Three Rivers StadiumNight2:59Sterling HitchcockChris Peters---Guillen, Vaughn
16 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 Wednesday, May 20, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees39309.769-2431746915-615-31238439.683
AL East235Boston Red Sox442816.6364.52211903110-1018-61186454.542
AL East3614Toronto Blue Jays462224.47811.5193217-2411-1311-111166650.569
AL East4820Tampa Bay Devil Rays442024.45512.5179205-2612-128-121184375.364
AL East5921Baltimore Orioles452025.44413.0218229-1110-1210-131175958.504
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central148Cleveland Indians442519.568-2572213612-1113-81186454.542
AL Central21022Chicago White Sox441925.4326.0216266-5010-158-111186157.517
AL Central31224Minnesota Twins441925.4326.02111981310-119-141185167.432
AL Central41326Detroit Tigers411625.3907.5202233-317-169-91214972.405
AL Central51428Kansas City Royals441628.3649.0184255-7110-116-171175661.479
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Texas Rangers442816.636-2792166311-917-71186058.508
AL West2513Anaheim Angels442321.5235.0202213-119-914-121186256.525
AL West3718Seattle Mariners452124.4677.525425409-1312-111165561.474
AL West41123Oakland Athletics441925.4329.02342221210-129-131185563.466
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves463313.717-2541619314-719-61167343.629
NL East2610New York Mets422220.5249.0173144297-1015-101206654.550
NL East31219Philadelphia Phillies432023.46511.5195214-196-1414-91195564.462
NL East41427Montreal Expos441628.36416.0142215-734-1412-141184969.415
NL East51529Florida Marlins461531.32618.0224281-575-1510-161163977.336
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central136Houston Astros452817.622-2321656715-1013-71177443.632
NL Central247Chicago Cubs452718.6001.02161872911-1016-81186355.534
NL Central3812Milwaukee Brewers442321.5234.5198202-412-1011-111185167.432
NL Central4711St. Louis Cardinals442321.5234.525024739-1414-71186058.508
NL Central5915Cincinnati Reds462224.4786.5216224-812-1310-111165561.474
NL Central61016Pittsburgh Pirates472225.4687.0185201-167-1315-121154768.409
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres463016.652-2241764815-1215-41166848.586
NL West259San Francisco Giants462620.5654.02071812612-1314-71176354.538
NL West31117Los Angeles Dodgers452124.4678.5194197-39-1712-71176255.530
NL West41325Colorado Rockies461927.41311.0233279-4613-126-151165858.500
NL West51630Arizona Diamondbacks451332.28916.5174243-695-208-121175265.444
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