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MLB Games on Sunday August 23, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Anaheim AngelsAL3Box | PBP934,142Edison International FieldDay2:38Chuck FinleyCarlos AlmanzarTroy Percival---
Cleveland IndiansAL4Baltimore OriolesAL1Box | PBP948,272Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay3:07Dwight GoodenSidney PonsonMichael Jackson---
Boston Red SoxAL5Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP912,686Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay3:05Pedro MartinezBrad Radke---Valentin
Detroit TigersAL5Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP917,917Network Associates ColiseumDay2:40Seth GreisingerJimmy HaynesTodd JonesGiambi (2)
Chicago White SoxAL2Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP935,159The KingdomeDay2:03Paul SpoljaricJohn SnyderJose PaniaguaCordero, Griffey, Monahan
Kansas City RoyalsAL11Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL5Box | PBP933,123Tropicana FieldDay2:57Pat RappBryan Rekar---Dye, Fasano, Sorrento, Trammell
New York YankeesAL10Texas RangersAL12Box | PBP937,284The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:40Rick HellingOrlando HernandezJohn WettelandBrosius, Greer, Martinez, Posada (2)
Los Angeles DodgersNL7Atlanta BravesNL12Box | PBP945,179Turner FieldNight3:11Greg MadduxCarlos Perez---Galarraga, Jones, Karros (2), Perez, Sheffield
Houston AstrosNL13Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP938,714Wrigley FieldDay3:08Jose LimaSteve Trachsel---Ausmus, Biggio (2), Sosa (2)
San Francisco GiantsNL10Florida MarlinsNL5Box | PBP936,701Joe Robbie StadiumDay2:45Kirk RueterKirt Ojala---Bonds, Hayes, Mueller
San Diego PadresNL13Milwaukee BrewersNL11Box | PBP1027,641County StadiumDay4:21Trevor HoffmanBob Wickman---Caminiti, Hamelin, Nilsson, Vaughn
Cincinnati RedsNL10Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP914,371Olympic StadiumDay2:28Jason BereJavier Vazquez---Casey
Arizona DiamondbacksNL4New York MetsNL3Box | PBP936,039Shea StadiumDay3:12Brian AndersonAl LeiterGregg OlsonAlfonzo, White
Colorado RockiesNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP926,364Veterans StadiumDay2:26John ThomsonMike GraceJerry DiPotoLansing
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP942,134Three Rivers StadiumDay3:14Jason SchmidtKent MerckerJason ChristiansenMcGwire, Tatis, Young
15 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 Sunday, August 23, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1279433.740-77649927746-2448-9352015.571
AL East225Boston Red Sox1287652.59418.571657114538-3238-20341618.471
AL East3510Baltimore Orioles1306961.53126.56836206332-3337-28321022.313
AL East4713Toronto Blue Jays1316665.50430.0642642030-3936-2631229.710
AL East51428Tampa Bay Devil Rays1284979.38345.5473599-12623-3726-42341420.412
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central137Cleveland Indians1297158.550-6726007237-3034-28331815.545
AL Central21022Kansas City Royals1305971.45412.5582739-15735-2924-42311318.419
AL Central31124Chicago White Sox1295772.44214.0635750-11525-4031-33332310.697
AL Central41225Minnesota Twins1295772.44214.0593627-3429-3528-37331320.394
AL Central51327Detroit Tigers1295079.38821.0549678-12925-4125-38331518.455
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West148Anaheim Angels1307159.546-6446103434-2637-33321418.438
AL West2612Texas Rangers1296861.5272.57387152329-3339-28332013.606
AL West3819Seattle Mariners1285969.46111.0673673025-3634-33331716.515
AL West4921Oakland Athletics1316071.45811.5659701-4225-3635-35311417.452
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1308644.662-67748719040-2246-22322012.625
NL East246New York Mets1307258.55414.05744928230-2942-29321616.500
NL East3714Philadelphia Phillies1306466.49222.0588659-7129-3335-33321121.344
NL East41426Montreal Expos1315180.38935.5509641-13218-4233-38311417.452
NL East51630Florida Marlins1304585.34641.0539710-17118-4427-4132923.281
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1318150.618-72551920639-3042-20312110.677
NL Central259Chicago Cubs1307159.5469.56496173228-3343-26331914.576
NL Central31118Milwaukee Brewers1306268.47718.5564629-6529-3233-36321220.375
NL Central4917Pittsburgh Pirates1306268.47718.55525421025-3637-3232725.219
NL Central51016St. Louis Cardinals1306268.47718.5631650-1927-4235-26322111.656
NL Central61323Cincinnati Reds1305971.45421.5577621-4433-3626-35321814.563
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1308347.638-62850911937-3246-15321517.469
NL West2611San Francisco Giants1306961.53114.06435974633-3536-26332013.606
NL West3815Los Angeles Dodgers1306466.49219.0546554-830-4034-26321913.594
NL West41220Colorado Rockies1316071.45823.5638688-5028-4032-31311714.548
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1314982.37434.5536672-13625-4724-35311615.516
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