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Thursday May 28,1998This 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 1998-05-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers2Baltimore Orioles5BoxDoug DrabekBobby WittJesse Orosco
Chicago White Sox11Detroit Tigers7BoxMatt KarchnerRoberto Duran(none)
Boston Red Sox3New York Yankees8BoxDavid WellsTim WakefieldMike Stanton
Seattle Mariners5Tampa Bay Rays2BoxJamie MoyerJason Johnson(none)
Cleveland Indians6Toronto Blue Jays2BoxDave BurbaChris Carpenter(none)
Montreal Expos9Atlanta Braves5BoxMike MadduxMark Wohlers(none)
Philadelphia Phillies8Chicago Cubs7BoxDarrin WinstonRod BeckMark Leiter
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJim BruskeStan Belinda(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks8San Francisco Giants7BoxBrian AndersonDanny DarwinGregg Olson
Colorado Rockies1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxKent MerckerJamey WrightCurtis King

Standings as of 1998-05-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees473611.766--31220710519-817-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1157837.678
248Boston Red Sox502921.5808.5243240310-1119-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1126349.563
3512Toronto Blue Jays532726.50912.0232242-1015-1412-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1096148.560
4817Baltimore Orioles522428.46214.5252260-813-1511-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1105555.500
51021Tampa Bay Rays512328.45115.0203234-3115-158-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1114071.360
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Cleveland Indians513021.588--2962504614-1116-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1115952.532
2919Minnesota Twins502327.4606.52502282214-129-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1124765.420
31123Chicago White Sox512229.4318.0260319-5911-1510-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1115853.523
41326Detroit Tigers481929.3969.5239279-4010-199-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1144668.404
51427Kansas City Royals501931.38010.5217288-7113-136-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1115358.477
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Texas Rangers513120.608--3212655611-1020-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1115754.514
2616Anaheim Angels502525.5005.5234246-129-916-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1126052.536
3718Seattle Mariners522428.4627.5290289110-1414-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1095257.477
41224Oakland Athletics502129.4209.5257259-210-1311-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1125359.473
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves543915.722--29719110614-725-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1086741.620
247New York Mets482820.5838.0211158539-1019-10W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1146054.526
3914Philadelphia Phillies502525.50012.0235245-1010-1615-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1125062.446
41428Montreal Expos521933.36519.0170255-855-1614-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1104664.418
51529Florida Marlins521735.32721.0247319-725-1512-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1103773.336
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros523220.615--2701888216-1016-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1107040.636
2610Chicago Cubs522824.5384.02492371212-1316-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1116249.559
3711St. Louis Cardinals512724.5294.528128109-1518-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1115655.505
41015Milwaukee Brewers502525.5006.0210228-1812-1313-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1124963.438
51120Pittsburgh Pirates532429.4538.5206220-148-1716-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1094564.413
61222Cincinnati Reds542430.4449.0237254-1712-1512-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1085355.491
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres533320.623--2602025818-1615-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1096544.596
259San Francisco Giants543024.5563.52572213616-1614-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1095950.541
3813Los Angeles Dodgers532726.5096.0231229214-1913-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1095653.514
41325Colorado Rockies532231.41511.0248295-4716-166-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1095554.505
51630Arizona Diamondbacks531736.32116.0205291-867-2010-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1094861.440


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dwight ManessOF24.055Traded by Mets to Red Sox for 1B Todd Carey 
Matt RileyP18.300signed