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MLB Games on Wednesday August 5, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL6Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP943,104Edison International FieldDay3:10Paul ShueyTroy PercivalPaul AssenmacherHollins, Ramirez, Salmon
Detroit TigersAL1Baltimore OriolesAL6Box | PBP947,733Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay2:54Juan GuzmanJustin Thompson---Alomar, Palmeiro
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP99,545Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:35Tim BelcherFrankie RodriguezJeff MontgomeryFasano, Offerman, Steinbach
New York YankeesAL1Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP922,458Network Associates ColiseumNight2:16Tom CandiottiHideki Irabu---Henderson, Martinez
Chicago White SoxAL3Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL7Box | PBP924,814Tropicana FieldNight2:53Roberto HernandezBob Howry---Abbott, Belle, McGriff, Thomas
Toronto Blue JaysAL3Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP927,766The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:50John WettelandRandy Myers---Gonzalez
Cincinnati RedsNL13Atlanta BravesNL9Box | PBP943,315Turner FieldNight3:18John HudekRuss Springer---Greene, Klesko, Lopez, Young
Arizona DiamondbacksNL10Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP939,664Wrigley FieldDay2:55Andy BenesKerry WoodGregg OlsonBatista, Fox, Sosa
Houston AstrosNL3Florida MarlinsNL5Box | PBP919,038Joe Robbie StadiumDay2:46Jesus SanchezMike HamptonMatt ManteiBerry, Lee
St. Louis CardinalsNL5Milwaukee BrewersNL1Box | PBP925,969County StadiumNight2:25Kent MerckerJeff Juden---Mabry
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP99,611Olympic StadiumNight2:22Carl PavanoDarren DreifortUgueth UrbinaMay
San Francisco GiantsNL6New York MetsNL4Box | PBP935,571Shea StadiumNight2:57Russ OrtizBobby JonesRobb Nen---
Colorado RockiesNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP912,862Three Rivers StadiumNight2:13Jamey WrightFrancisco Cordova---Wright
Philadelphia PhilliesNL0San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP919,109Qualcomm StadiumNight2:27Kevin BrownCurt Schilling------
14 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Wednesday, August 05, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1098029.734-64742222542-2138-8533419.642
AL East225Boston Red Sox1116645.59515.060849011833-2833-17512625.510
AL East3612Baltimore Orioles1135855.51324.05855562925-3033-25492128.429
AL East4716Toronto Blue Jays1155659.48727.0546572-2626-3630-23473215.681
AL East51428Tampa Bay Devil Rays1114467.39637.0411515-10420-3224-35511932.373
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central136Cleveland Indians1136350.558-6095307933-2630-24492623.531
AL Central2818Minnesota Twins1115160.45911.0512508427-2824-32511932.373
AL Central3919Kansas City Royals1125161.45511.5495616-12130-2421-37492128.429
AL Central41225Chicago White Sox1135063.44213.0570674-10424-3425-30493019.612
AL Central51326Detroit Tigers1114665.41416.0484572-8823-3523-30511932.373
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West148Texas Rangers1126151.545-6516183327-2734-24502723.540
AL West2511Anaheim Angels1136053.5311.5556553328-2232-31492524.510
AL West31023Oakland Athletics1145163.44711.0574627-5322-3029-33482325.479
AL West41124Seattle Mariners1125062.44611.05945781620-3230-30492623.531
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1147539.658-59543416134-1941-20483117.646
NL East2610New York Mets1115952.53214.54874117624-2635-26512922.569
NL East3915Philadelphia Phillies1125557.49119.0509572-6324-2831-29502030.400
NL East41427Montreal Expos1144668.40429.0445557-11216-3530-33481929.396
NL East51630Florida Marlins1154174.35734.5488637-14915-3826-36471334.277
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1146846.596-62546715834-2834-18483414.708
NL Central247Chicago Cubs1156451.5574.55715274424-2840-23482622.542
NL Central3814Milwaukee Brewers1145757.50011.0510533-2327-2430-33481731.354
NL Central41017St. Louis Cardinals1135360.46914.5543567-2424-3729-23493019.612
NL Central51322Cincinnati Reds1145163.44717.0493554-6130-3221-31482622.542
NL Central61121Pittsburgh Pirates1145163.44717.0460479-1920-3231-31481830.375
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1147440.649-56144911234-2940-11482424.500
NL West259San Francisco Giants1146252.54412.05595005930-3132-21492722.551
NL West3713Los Angeles Dodgers1145856.50916.0493485828-3530-21482523.521
NL West41220Colorado Rockies1145163.44723.0551617-6624-3627-27482622.542
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1144371.37731.0472584-11222-4221-29482226.458
30 record(s)
Glossary:
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