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Sunday May 24,1998This 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 1998-05-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins9Anaheim Angels1BoxBrad RadkeChuck Finley(none)
New York Yankees14Boston Red Sox4BoxDavid ConeBret Saberhagen(none)
Detroit Tigers8Chicago White Sox4BoxA.J. SagerJason Bere(none)
Toronto Blue Jays5Cleveland Indians0BoxWoody WilliamsDwight Gooden(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Oakland Athletics1BoxJesse OroscoBilly TaylorSidney Ponson
Tampa Bay Rays1Seattle Mariners3BoxRandy JohnsonDennis Springer(none)
Kansas City Royals8Texas Rangers3BoxPat RappRick HellingHipolito Pichardo
Los Angeles Dodgers5Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxWillie BlairChan Ho ParkGregg Olson
Chicago Cubs1Atlanta Braves2BoxTom GlavineTerry Adams(none)
Colorado Rockies3Cincinnati Reds1BoxBobby JonesBrett TomkoJerry DiPoto
Pittsburgh Pirates3Florida Marlins4BoxJay PowellJason Christiansen(none)
San Diego Padres2Houston Astros5BoxPete SchourekJoey HamiltonBilly Wagner
Philadelphia Phillies4Montreal Expos5BoxCarlos PerezJerry SpradlinUgueth Urbina
Milwaukee Brewers3New York Mets8BoxBobby JonesCal Eldred(none)
San Francisco Giants9St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJim PooleKent MerckerSteve Reed

Standings as of 1998-05-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees433310.767--2761878917-716-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1198138.681
236Boston Red Sox472918.6176.02332201310-1019-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1156352.548
3613Toronto Blue Jays502525.50011.5218229-1113-1412-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1126349.563
4719Tampa Bay Rays482226.45813.5192219-2714-148-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1144173.360
5920Baltimore Orioles492227.44914.0235243-812-1410-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1135756.504
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians482721.563--2742423213-1114-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1146252.544
21022Minnesota Twins482127.4386.02352201512-129-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1144965.430
31123Chicago White Sox472027.4266.5232284-5210-159-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1156055.522
41224Detroit Tigers451926.4226.5226252-2610-179-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1174671.393
51428Kansas City Royals481731.35410.0207284-7711-136-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1135558.487
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Texas Rangers483117.646--3112456611-920-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1145757.500
2512Anaheim Angels482523.5216.0230236-69-916-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1146054.526
3821Seattle Mariners492227.4499.5270275-59-1413-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1125458.482
41326Oakland Athletics482028.41711.0247250-310-1310-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1145460.474
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves503614.720--2721749814-722-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1127042.625
258New York Mets462620.5658.0193150437-1019-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1166254.534
31117Philadelphia Phillies472225.46812.5212230-187-1615-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1155362.461
41427Montreal Expos481830.37517.0155234-794-1414-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1144767.412
51529Florida Marlins501733.34019.0239301-625-1512-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1123775.330
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Houston Astros493118.633--2531797416-1015-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1137142.628
247Chicago Cubs492821.5713.02322102212-1216-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1146252.544
3711St. Louis Cardinals482523.5215.527427319-1516-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1145856.509
4915Milwaukee Brewers482325.4797.5204224-2012-1311-12L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1145163.447
51016Pittsburgh Pirates512427.4718.0202214-128-1516-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1114566.405
61218Cincinnati Reds502327.4608.5224237-1312-1411-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1125458.482
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135San Diego Padres503119.620--2401944616-1515-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1126745.598
2610San Francisco Giants502822.5603.02372033414-1514-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1136152.540
3814Los Angeles Dodgers492425.4906.5218209912-1812-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1135954.522
41325Colorado Rockies502129.42010.0240288-4815-146-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1125656.500
51630Arizona Diamondbacks491534.30615.5189264-756-209-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1135063.442


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Cody StanleyP19.245signed 
Josh StevensP18.353signed