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MLB Games on Friday August 7, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL6Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP90Tiger StadiumDay3:01Heathcliff SlocumbDean CrowMike TimlinSiddall
Seattle MarinersAL7Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP929,039Tiger StadiumNight2:42Jamie MoyerBrian Moehler---Rodriguez
Baltimore OriolesAL16Minnesota TwinsAL9Box | PBP913,662Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:42Jimmy KeyTravis Miller---Anderson (2), Baines, Ripken, Walker
Kansas City RoyalsAL2New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP914,425Yankee Stadium IDay3:00David ConePat Rapp---Damon, Strawberry
Kansas City RoyalsAL2New York YankeesAL14Box | PBP937,988Yankee Stadium INight2:49David WellsChris Haney---Knoblauch, Spencer (2), Williams
Cleveland IndiansAL5Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL1Box | PBP932,254Tropicana FieldNight2:42Dwight GoodenWilson Alvarez---Manto
Boston Red SoxAL3Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP934,906The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:57Rick HellingPedro MartinezJohn WettelandClark
Oakland AthleticsAL7Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP931,286SkyDomeNight3:10Jimmy HaynesWoody WilliamsMike FettersHenderson
Milwaukee BrewersNL0Cincinnati RedsNL17Box | PBP920,908Cinergy FieldNight2:57Pete HarnischBrad Woodall---Larkin, Sanders, Taubensee
New York MetsNL8Colorado RockiesNL7Box | PBP948,365Coors FieldNight3:02Rick ReedPedro AstacioJohn FrancoHamilton, Piazza, Walker
Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Houston AstrosNL9Box | PBP952,071AstrodomeNight2:21Randy JohnsonMike Welch---Alou, Bagwell (2)
Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Los Angeles DodgersNL3Box | PBP941,676Dodger StadiumNight2:11Brian BohanonTodd Van PoppelJeff ShawJohnson
Arizona DiamondbacksNL6Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP99,798Olympic StadiumNight2:39Brian AndersonJavier VazquezGregg OlsonAndrews, Bell
Florida MarlinsNL3San Diego PadresNL6Box | PBP1339,145Qualcomm StadiumNight4:15Scott SandersJustin Speier---Hernandez
Atlanta BravesNL5San Francisco GiantsNL0Box | PBP929,6763Com ParkNight2:14Tom GlavineKirk Rueter---Bautista, Jones, Lopez
Chicago CubsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL16Box | PBP947,911Busch Stadium IINight2:53Kent BottenfieldSteve Trachsel---Gant, Lankford
16 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 Friday, August 07, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1118229.739-66942624342-2140-8513219.627
AL East225Boston Red Sox1136647.58417.061550111433-3033-17492623.531
AL East3612Baltimore Orioles1145955.51824.56015653626-3033-25482028.417
AL East4716Toronto Blue Jays1165660.48328.5552579-2726-3630-24463214.696
AL East51428Tampa Bay Devil Rays1124468.39338.5412520-10820-3224-36501931.380
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central136Cleveland Indians1146450.561-6145318334-2630-24482523.521
AL Central2919Kansas City Royals1155263.45212.5507645-13831-2621-37462026.435
AL Central31121Minnesota Twins1135162.45112.5528532-427-2824-34491930.388
AL Central41224Chicago White Sox1135063.44213.5570674-10424-3425-30493019.612
AL Central51326Detroit Tigers1134667.40717.5488585-9723-3523-32491930.388
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Texas Rangers1146351.553-6626253727-2736-24482523.521
AL West2511Anaheim Angels1136053.5312.5556553328-2232-31492524.510
AL West3818Seattle Mariners1145262.45611.06075822522-3230-30472423.511
AL West41020Oakland Athletics1155263.45211.5581633-5223-3029-33472225.468
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1167739.664-60543417135-1942-20462917.630
NL East259New York Mets1136152.54014.55044267825-2636-26492722.551
NL East3915Philadelphia Phillies1145658.49120.0512583-7125-2931-29481929.396
NL East41427Montreal Expos1164769.40530.0458563-10516-3531-34461828.391
NL East51630Florida Marlins1164175.35336.0491643-15215-3926-36461333.283
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1156946.600-63446716734-2835-18473314.702
NL Central248Chicago Cubs1166452.5525.55745433124-2940-23472621.553
NL Central3814Milwaukee Brewers1155758.49612.0510550-4027-2530-33471730.362
NL Central41017St. Louis Cardinals1145460.47414.5559570-1124-3730-23482919.604
NL Central51223Cincinnati Reds1165264.44817.5510559-4930-3322-31462521.543
NL Central61325Pittsburgh Pirates1165165.44018.5462487-2520-3331-32461828.391
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1167541.647-56945511434-2941-12462323.500
NL West2610San Francisco Giants1166254.53413.05675145330-3232-22472720.574
NL West3713Los Angeles Dodgers1165957.50916.0496495128-3631-21462422.522
NL West41122Colorado Rockies1165264.44823.0563626-6325-3627-28462521.543
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1154471.38330.5478588-11023-4221-29472126.447
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