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Tuesday July 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 1998-07-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees9Anaheim Angels3BoxDavid ConeJason Dickson(none)
Tampa Bay Rays1Chicago White Sox4BoxJames BaldwinRolando ArrojoBill Simas
Baltimore Orioles6Detroit Tigers5BoxSidney PonsonBryce FlorieArmando Benitez
Minnesota Twins3Kansas City Royals0BoxBrad RadkeGlendon RuschRick Aguilera
Boston Red Sox8Oakland Athletics4BoxTim WakefieldJimmy HaynesTom Gordon
Cleveland Indians4Seattle Mariners3BoxCharles NagyRandy JohnsonMichael Jackson
Texas Rangers3Toronto Blue Jays8BoxRoger ClemensAaron Sele(none)
Chicago Cubs5Arizona Diamondbacks7BoxBob WolcottMark ClarkGregg Olson
Atlanta Braves1Cincinnati Reds13BoxScott SullivanKevin Millwood(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Colorado Rockies12BoxPedro AstacioJon Lieber(none)
Florida Marlins3Houston Astros7BoxSean BergmanKirt Ojala(none)
San Francisco Giants7Montreal Expos1BoxKirk RueterJavier Vazquez(none)
San Diego Padres3New York Mets7BoxHideo NomoAndy AshbyGreg McMichael
Los Angeles Dodgers7Philadelphia Phillies3BoxBrian BohanonTyler Green(none)
Milwaukee Brewers13St. Louis Cardinals10BoxDavid WeathersRich CroushoreBob Wickman

Standings as of 1998-07-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1007426.740--59138820336-1838-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I624022.645
225Boston Red Sox1046143.58715.05644669828-2633-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park583127.534
3615Baltimore Orioles1065353.50024.0535529622-2831-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards562630.464
4716Toronto Blue Jays1085355.49125.0507529-2224-3329-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome543519.648
51427Tampa Bay Rays1044163.39435.0383484-10119-3222-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field582236.379
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Cleveland Indians1056045.571--5664699730-2130-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field572928.509
2817Minnesota Twins1044955.47110.54784621626-2723-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome582137.362
31022Chicago White Sox1064759.44313.5537631-9421-3125-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II563323.589
41124Kansas City Royals1054659.43814.0449581-13228-2418-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium562630.464
51326Detroit Tigers1044460.42315.5465535-7021-3223-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium582137.362
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Anaheim Angels1055748.543--513505828-2229-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field572829.491
2511Texas Rangers1055649.5331.06055852026-2630-23L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington573225.561
3920Seattle Mariners1054857.4579.05645451920-3228-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome562828.500
41225Oakland Athletics1054659.43811.0528565-3722-3024-29L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum572829.491
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1077037.654--54940414532-1938-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field553619.655
2610New York Mets1035548.53413.04493747524-2631-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium593326.559
3712Philadelphia Phillies1045450.51914.5482523-4124-2630-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium582137.362
41428Montreal Expos1064066.37729.5402534-13216-3524-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium562531.446
51630Florida Marlins1073869.35532.0447592-14514-3724-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium551639.291
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros1066343.594--58242915330-2633-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome563917.696
247Chicago Cubs1076047.5613.55354954023-2737-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field563026.536
3914Milwaukee Brewers1065452.5099.0485502-1726-2328-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium562036.357
41018St. Louis Cardinals1054956.46713.5520546-2621-3428-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II573423.596
51119Pittsburgh Pirates1074958.45814.5424445-2119-3230-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium552035.364
61323Cincinnati Reds1074760.43916.5453507-5426-3121-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field553025.545
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres1066937.651--53342510831-2638-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium562927.518
259San Francisco Giants1065749.53812.05054545125-2832-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point573225.561
3813Los Angeles Dodgers1065551.51914.04664471925-3030-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium562828.500
41221Colorado Rockies1074859.44921.5523573-5021-3327-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field552926.527
51529Arizona Diamondbacks1063868.35831.0434550-11618-4020-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark562729.482


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Norm CharltonP35.203Released by Orioles. 
Steve WatkinsP20.009signed