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Monday September 7,1998This 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 1998-09-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees3Boston Red Sox4BoxGreg SwindellDavid WellsTom Gordon
Detroit Tigers5Chicago White Sox7BoxJim ParqueBrian MoehlerChad Bradford
Baltimore Orioles1Seattle Mariners11BoxJamie MoyerDoug Drabek(none)
Minnesota Twins0Texas Rangers6BoxRick HellingLaTroy Hawkins(none)
Cleveland Indians1Toronto Blue Jays15BoxKelvim EscobarChad Ogea(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxAndy BenesDave MlickiGregg Olson
Florida Marlins10Colorado Rockies15BoxCurt LeskanicEric Ludwick(none)
Cincinnati Reds0Houston Astros1BoxRandy JohnsonSteve Parris(none)
Atlanta Braves7New York Mets8BoxGreg McMichaelJohn RockerJohn Franco
Milwaukee Brewers6Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxRafael RoqueElmer DessensBob Wickman
San Francisco Giants5San Diego Padres4BoxJulian TavarezRandy MyersRobb Nen
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxDarren OliverMike MorganJuan Acevedo

Standings as of 1998-09-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees14110041.709--85757927847-2753-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I21147.667
225Boston Red Sox1428260.57718.578064113938-3644-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park201010.500
3511Toronto Blue Jays1457867.53824.07386865232-3946-28W11T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome17107.588
4714Baltimore Orioles1437172.49730.07336924134-3837-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards19811.421
51327Tampa Bay Rays1425587.38745.5534663-12928-4327-44L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field20812.400
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Cleveland Indians1437964.552--7596966340-3239-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field19109.526
2817Chicago White Sox1446876.47211.5735829-9428-4139-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II18126.667
31024Kansas City Royals1426577.45813.5615781-16641-3324-44L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium19712.368
41225Minnesota Twins1436479.44815.0650706-5633-4131-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome19613.316
51429Detroit Tigers1445490.37525.5622777-15526-4428-46L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium18117.611
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
139Anaheim Angels1437964.552--7186724640-3039-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field19613.316
2612Texas Rangers1437667.5313.08307884233-3643-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington19127.632
3921Oakland Athletics1436677.46213.0722764-4229-4137-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum19811.421
41123Seattle Mariners1426577.45813.5754762-828-4237-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome19118.579
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1449252.639--73754219544-2848-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field18144.778
256New York Mets1448064.55612.06355607535-3345-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium18810.444
31018Philadelphia Phillies1436776.46924.5621719-9832-3935-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium19811.421
41528Montreal Expos1445589.38237.0567714-14722-5033-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium18108.556
51630Florida Marlins1444896.33344.0602827-22520-4928-47L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium18612.333
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros1449153.632--79155723444-3247-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome18117.611
247Chicago Cubs1448064.55611.07316904134-3746-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field19109.526
3815St. Louis Cardinals1447074.48621.0708702630-4340-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II18135.722
4916Milwaukee Brewers1446975.47922.0625703-7832-3637-39W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium18513.278
51220Pittsburgh Pirates1436677.46224.5594604-1027-3938-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium19316.158
61322Cincinnati Reds1446678.45825.0656693-3735-4231-36L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field18117.611
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Diego Padres1449153.632--69457212242-3449-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium18711.389
2610San Francisco Giants1447866.54213.07326557736-3742-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point19118.579
3713Los Angeles Dodgers1447272.50019.0608612-430-4242-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium18117.611
41119Colorado Rockies1456778.46224.5741768-2730-4237-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field17107.588
51426Arizona Diamondbacks1455887.40033.5591726-13529-4729-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark17710.412


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jorge Toca1B-LF23.243Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets.