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Friday July 3,1998This 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 1998-07-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics10Anaheim Angels6BoxTom CandiottiOmar Olivares(none)
Chicago White Sox2Boston Red Sox15BoxTim WakefieldMike Sirotka(none)
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals1BoxPaul ShueyJose RosadoMichael Jackson
Detroit Tigers5Minnesota Twins4BoxDoug BrocailDan NaultyTodd Jones
Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees3BoxAndy PettitteJesse Orosco(none)
Seattle Mariners8Texas Rangers2BoxJeff FasseroJohn Burkett(none)
Tampa Bay Rays2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxRandy MyersEsteban Yan(none)
New York Mets2Atlanta Braves3BoxTom GlavineBrian BohanonKerry Ligtenberg
Pittsburgh Pirates9Chicago Cubs12BoxKevin TapaniFrancisco CordovaRod Beck
St. Louis Cardinals3Cincinnati Reds6BoxMike RemlingerTodd StottlemyreJeff Shaw
Arizona Diamondbacks5Houston Astros6BoxShane ReynoldsAndy BenesBilly Wagner
Florida Marlins4Montreal Expos8BoxJavier VazquezJesus Sanchez(none)
Milwaukee Brewers0Philadelphia Phillies2BoxCurt SchillingScott KarlMark Leiter
Colorado Rockies2San Diego Padres4BoxJoey HamiltonMike DeJeanTrevor Hoffman
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Francisco Giants6BoxOrel HershiserIsmael ValdezRobb Nen

Standings as of 1998-07-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees795920.747--47932415528-1431-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I835528.663
224Boston Red Sox835132.61410.04533658824-1727-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park794138.519
3613Toronto Blue Jays874443.50619.0409429-2021-2323-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome754431.587
4920Baltimore Orioles863848.44224.5420453-3317-2521-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards764135.539
51326Tampa Bay Rays843450.40527.5307391-8418-2516-25L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field782949.372
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Cleveland Indians834934.590--46335610726-1623-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field794039.506
2819Minnesota Twins843945.46410.53903702021-2018-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome783147.397
31021Kansas City Royals843747.44012.5359451-9223-1814-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium773542.455
41225Chicago White Sox853550.41215.0422538-11618-2716-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II774532.584
51428Detroit Tigers823349.40215.5383437-5417-2616-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium803248.400
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Anaheim Angels844935.583--4303993122-1527-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field783642.462
2511Texas Rangers854639.5413.54974673021-1825-21L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington774235.545
3718Oakland Athletics843945.46410.0446462-1620-2319-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum783543.449
41122Seattle Mariners863749.43013.0456461-517-2820-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome753936.520
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves865729.663--46232713524-1433-15W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field764927.645
259New York Mets814437.54310.53492915819-2225-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium814437.543
3915Philadelphia Phillies834142.49414.5395424-2916-2225-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium793445.430
41427Montreal Expos843450.40522.0308421-11311-2723-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium783147.397
51529Florida Marlins853055.35326.5363475-11211-3019-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium772453.312
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Houston Astros855233.612--47333014326-1826-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome775027.649
2610Chicago Cubs854639.5416.04274032415-2131-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field784434.564
3712Milwaukee Brewers834340.5188.0368374-622-1821-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium793148.392
41016St. Louis Cardinals844044.47611.5420439-1917-2923-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II784335.551
51117Pittsburgh Pirates864046.46512.5334356-2215-2625-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium762947.382
61324Cincinnati Reds873750.42516.0360418-5819-2518-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field754035.533
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres865531.640--4273359224-2231-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium764333.566
247San Francisco Giants875136.5864.54253596623-2028-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point763838.500
3814Los Angeles Dodgers854243.49412.5364368-421-2721-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium774136.532
41223Colorado Rockies873750.42518.5405471-6620-2717-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field754035.533
51630Arizona Diamondbacks862957.33726.0354454-10015-3414-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark763640.474


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Cliff BartoshP18.302signed 
Eude BritoP16.318Signed as nondrafted free agent by Phillies 
Matt CerianiC21.267Contract purchased by Brewers from Evansville 
Gustavo ChacinP17.211Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
J.D. DrewRF22.226signed 
Josh FoggP21.202signed 
Lenny Harris3B-2B33.248Traded by Reds to Mets for John Hudek. 
John HudekP31.329Traded by Mets to Reds for Lenny Harris. 
Josias ManzanilloP30.261Signed as Free Agent by Mets. 
Matt ThorntonP21.291signed