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Saturday, July 23,1988

Saturday, July 23,1988

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Chicago White Sox 5 Boston Red Sox 11 box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Smithson Dave LaPoint -- 35,129 3:21
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Cleveland Indians 4 California Angels 5 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Stew Cliburn Don Gordon Greg Minton 34,977 2:54
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 New York Yankees 5 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Rick Anderson Dave Righetti Steve Farr 41,377 2:55
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Texas Rangers 7 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Bobby Witt Chuck Crim -- 47,779 2:56
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Baltimore Orioles 11 Minnesota Twins 8 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Mike Morgan Bert Blyleven Tom Niedenfuer 43,927 3:28
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Detroit Tigers 1 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Todd Burns Frank Tanana Eric Plunk 43,185 3:00
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Seattle Mariners 2 box | pbp Kingdome Jeff Musselman Steve Trout -- 17,979 2:38
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 San Diego Padres 2 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Calvin Schiraldi Mark Grant Rich Gossage 33,007 2:14
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Montreal Expos 1 Cincinnati Reds 0 box | pbp Cinergy Field Bryn Smith Jose Rijo Tim Burke 31,377 2:19
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Dave Smith Steve Bedrosian -- 32,931 3:09
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Atlanta Braves 6 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium John Smoltz Bob Ojeda -- 43,637 2:30
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Tim Leary John Smiley -- 35,817 2:46
1988 reg season 1988-07-23 San Francisco Giants 6 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Scott Garrelts Todd Worrell -- 42,072 3:11
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 94 55 39 .585 0.0 454 385 69 L2 27-21 28-18 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 94 54 40 .574 1.0 483 388 95 L1 26-22 28-18 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 95 53 42 .558 2.5 493 421 72 W10 22-24 31-18 3 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 97 51 46 .526 5.5 393 349 44 L1 23-24 28-22 4 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 98 48 50 .490 9.0 428 462 -34 L2 22-27 26-23 5 9 15 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 98 48 50 .490 9.0 475 437 38 W1 25-26 23-24 6 8 16 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 96 31 65 .323 25.0 328 493 -165 W1 12-37 19-28 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 98 60 38 .612 0.0 471 389 82 W2 32-18 28-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 95 52 43 .547 6.5 456 421 35 L1 26-22 26-21 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 97 49 48 .505 10.5 428 398 30 W1 24-25 25-23 3 7 12 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 96 47 49 .490 12.0 423 454 -31 W3 26-23 21-26 4 10 17 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 95 43 52 .453 15.5 367 426 -59 W1 19-26 24-26 5 11 19 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 96 43 53 .448 16.0 381 475 -94 L3 18-27 25-26 6 12 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 97 39 58 .402 20.5 407 489 -82 L1 16-33 23-25 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 96 58 38 .604 0.0 420 338 82 L1 26-23 32-15 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 96 56 40 .583 2.0 426 381 45 L2 25-20 31-20 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 97 49 48 .505 9.5 380 386 -6 W2 24-24 24-25 3 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 97 49 48 .505 9.5 373 354 19 W1 23-25 26-23 4 7 14 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 96 43 53 .448 15.0 354 400 -46 L1 20-28 23-25 5 10 22 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 97 42 55 .433 16.5 371 425 -54 L3 17-34 24-22 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 96 56 40 .583 0.0 412 330 82 W2 31-17 25-23 1 2 5 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 97 52 45 .536 4.5 411 398 13 W6 22-27 30-18 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 95 49 46 .516 6.5 415 388 27 W1 22-25 27-21 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 96 47 49 .490 9.0 387 377 10 L1 23-26 24-23 4 8 18 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 98 44 54 .449 13.0 333 385 -52 L2 17-31 27-23 5 9 20 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 95 33 62 .347 22.5 370 490 -120 W1 17-31 16-31 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mark Bailey Montreal Expos Hist Traded from Houston Astros to Montreal Expos for Casey Candaele
Casey Candaele Houston Astros Hist Traded from Montreal Expos to Houston Astros for Mark Bailey
2 record(s)