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Events on this Date

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Event NameNotes
Retired Number#11 Retired by Los Angeles Angels for Jim Fregosi
1 record(s)
Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting

MLB Games on Saturday August 1, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL11Anaheim AngelsAL3Box | PBP929,893Edison International FieldDay3:03Pedro MartinezAllen WatsonDerek LoweBenjamin, Buford, Edmonds, O'Leary
Baltimore OriolesAL5Kansas City RoyalsAL9Box | PBP935,144Kauffman StadiumNight3:36Chris HaneyScott Kamieniecki---Damon, Hoiles, Palmer
Toronto Blue JaysAL10Minnesota TwinsAL9Box | PBP917,128Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:51Pat HentgenLaTroy HawkinsRandy MyersCanseco, Cruz
Cleveland IndiansAL5Oakland AthleticsAL6Box | PBP1048,241Network Associates ColiseumDay3:18T.J. MathewsSteve Karsay---Alomar, Bell, Stairs
New York YankeesAL5Seattle MarinersAL2Box | PBP953,840The KingdomeDay2:46David WellsJamie Moyer---Jeter, Martinez, Rodriguez
Detroit TigersAL8Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL0Box | PBP928,130Tropicana FieldNight2:36Brian MoehlerWilson Alvarez---Clark (2), Hunter
Chicago White SoxAL1Texas RangersAL8Box | PBP942,425The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:04Rick HellingMike Sirotka---Haselman, Zeile
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP950,137Turner FieldDay3:00Rudy SeanezRich CroushoreKerry Ligtenberg---
Colorado RockiesNL2Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP940,198Wrigley FieldDay2:49Steve TrachselJohn ThomsonRod BeckHelton
Cincinnati RedsNL9Florida MarlinsNL7Box | PBP1024,027Joe Robbie StadiumNight4:05John HudekMatt Mantei---Berg
Arizona DiamondbacksNL5Milwaukee BrewersNL4Box | PBP924,370County StadiumNight3:15Willie BanksChad FoxGregg OlsonBenitez, Burnitz, Patrick
San Diego PadresNL2Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP928,937Olympic StadiumNight2:37Shayne BennettMark LangstonUgueth Urbina---
Los Angeles DodgersNL1New York MetsNL2Box | PBP942,224Shea StadiumNight2:37Rick ReedJeff Shaw---Franco
San Francisco GiantsNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP1024,452Veterans StadiumNight3:33Robb NenRicky BottalicoRich RodriguezJordan, Lewis
Houston AstrosNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Box | PBP919,783Three Rivers StadiumDay2:49Jose LimaMike Williams------
15 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, August 01, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1047727.740-60940320639-1938-8583721.638
AL East225Boston Red Sox1086444.59315.059747911831-2733-17542826.519
AL East3615Baltimore Orioles1105555.50025.05665531324-3031-25522428.462
AL East4716Toronto Blue Jays1125557.49126.0528553-2525-3430-23503317.660
AL East51427Tampa Bay Devil Rays1074364.40235.5395495-10020-3223-32552035.364
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central136Cleveland Indians1096247.569-5905028832-2330-24532726.509
AL Central2817Minnesota Twins1085157.47210.55014861527-2824-29541935.352
AL Central3920Kansas City Royals1094960.45013.0477600-12328-2421-36522329.442
AL Central41224Chicago White Sox1094861.44014.0550648-9822-3225-30533221.604
AL Central51326Detroit Tigers1084563.41716.5480560-8022-3323-30542034.370
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West1411Anaheim Angels1095851.532-528531-328-2230-29532726.509
AL West2510Texas Rangers1095851.532-6246032127-2731-24533023.566
AL West31021Oakland Athletics1094960.4509.0554587-3322-3027-30532528.472
AL West41123Seattle Mariners1094861.44010.05845721220-3228-29522824.538
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1117338.658-57841616234-1939-19513318.647
NL East269New York Mets1075750.53314.04623887424-2633-24553124.564
NL East3813Philadelphia Phillies1085553.50916.5504544-4024-2631-27542034.370
NL East41428Montreal Expos1104367.39129.5428547-11916-3527-32522230.423
NL East51630Florida Marlins1113972.35134.0466617-15115-3824-34511536.294
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1106644.600-60444416032-2634-18523616.692
NL Central247Chicago Cubs1116348.5683.55545054924-2839-20522725.519
NL Central3914Milwaukee Brewers1105555.50011.0495519-2427-2428-31521933.365
NL Central41018St. Louis Cardinals1095158.46814.5528555-2722-3529-23533221.604
NL Central51119Pittsburgh Pirates1105060.45516.0441455-1420-3230-28521933.365
NL Central61222Cincinnati Reds1114962.44117.5473540-6728-3121-31512823.549
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1107139.645-54944110833-2838-11522725.519
NL West258San Francisco Giants1105951.53612.05264854127-3032-21533023.566
NL West3712Los Angeles Dodgers1105753.51814.04774611627-3230-21522626.500
NL West41325Colorado Rockies1104862.43623.0527597-7021-3527-27522923.558
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1104169.37330.0454563-10920-4021-29522428.462
30 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season