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Tuesday June 16,1998This 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 1998-06-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners2Anaheim Angels3BoxJason DicksonBill SwiftTroy Percival
New York Yankees0Baltimore Orioles2BoxSidney PonsonHideki IrabuArthur Rhodes
Boston Red Sox6Chicago White Sox1BoxPedro MartinezJason Bere(none)
Kansas City Royals1Cleveland Indians9BoxBartolo ColonHipolito Pichardo(none)
Minnesota Twins8Detroit Tigers5BoxDan SerafiniDenny HarrigerRick Aguilera
Toronto Blue Jays3Tampa Bay Rays4BoxJim MecirRandy Myers(none)
Oakland Athletics9Texas Rangers7BoxBuddy GroomMatt PerishoBilly Taylor
Florida Marlins0Atlanta Braves7BoxDenny NeagleJoe Fontenot(none)
Milwaukee Brewers11Chicago Cubs2BoxBrad WoodallSteve Trachsel(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks5Cincinnati Reds1BoxOmar DaalPete Harnisch(none)
St. Louis Cardinals9Houston Astros4BoxJuan AcevedoPete Schourek(none)
New York Mets2Montreal Expos0BoxAl LeiterDustin Hermanson(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies8BoxRobert DoddRich Loiselle(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers6San Diego Padres10BoxKevin BrownChan Ho ParkTrevor Hoffman
Colorado Rockies3San Francisco Giants5BoxJulian TavarezBobby JonesRobb Nen

Standings as of 1998-06-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees634716.746--39425913521-1126-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I996732.677
225Boston Red Sox674027.5979.03383003817-1423-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park955243.547
3615Baltimore Orioles703436.48616.5351366-1517-1917-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards924547.489
4718Toronto Blue Jays713437.47917.0322350-2816-1818-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome915437.593
51021Tampa Bay Rays682939.42620.5258317-5916-2113-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field943460.362
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians673928.582--3772958221-1518-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field955045.526
2819Minnesota Twins683236.4717.53272943316-1516-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome943856.404
31124Chicago White Sox692940.42011.0354417-6315-2413-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II935142.548
41327Kansas City Royals682642.38213.5289395-10615-1611-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium934647.495
51428Detroit Tigers662541.37913.5310373-6313-2412-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium964056.417
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Anaheim Angels684028.588--3423182420-1220-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field944549.479
2511Texas Rangers694029.5800.54263854117-1423-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington934845.516
3920Oakland Athletics683137.4569.0350357-714-1817-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum944351.457
41225Seattle Mariners702941.41412.0371383-1214-2315-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome914744.516
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves704822.686--39226113119-1129-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field925834.630
258New York Mets653827.5857.52822107217-1621-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium975047.515
3914Philadelphia Phillies673334.49313.5313334-2112-1721-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium954253.442
41426Montreal Expos682642.38221.0234338-10411-2215-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium943955.415
51630Florida Marlins692148.30426.5296409-1135-2516-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium933360.355
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros694227.609--36326110224-1518-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome936033.645
2610Chicago Cubs694029.5802.03393182114-1726-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field945044.532
3712Milwaukee Brewers673433.5077.0300311-1117-1617-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium954055.421
41016Pittsburgh Pirates703436.4868.5277286-910-2024-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium923557.380
51117St. Louis Cardinals683335.4858.5363362115-2318-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II945044.532
61323Cincinnati Reds713041.42313.0297351-5415-2115-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field914744.516
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres704525.643--3482668219-1826-7W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium925339.576
246San Francisco Giants714229.5923.53402855519-1923-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point924745.511
3813Los Angeles Dodgers693435.49310.5295303-816-2118-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium934944.527
41222Colorado Rockies713041.42315.5315372-5719-2111-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field914744.516
51529Arizona Diamondbacks702347.32922.0287374-8711-2712-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark924250.457


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Rich BeckerCF-RF26.136Claimed on waivers by Orioles from Mets. 
Heath BellP20.260Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
Tonayne BrownOF20.296signed 
Frankie DuranP31.???Signed by Angels 
Frankie DuranP31.???Released by Yankees 
Erik HansonP33.029Released by Blue Jays. 
Rick KrivdaP28.148Traded by Indians to Reds for Christian Rojas and Eddie Priest. 
Jeff Manto3B-1B33.297Signed as Free Agent by Indians. 
Matt PadgettOF20.329signed 
Jason PearsonP22.170Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Marlins. 
Eddie PriestP24.069Traded by Reds with Christian Rojas to Indians for Rick Krivda. 
Chris ZallieP23.132Contract purchased by Red Sox from Kalamazoo