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Wednesday, September 7,1988

Wednesday, September 7,1988

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Boston Red Sox 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mark Thurmond Bob Stanley -- 35,569 3:02
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mike Henneman John Cerutti -- 21,614 2:55
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 California Angels 2 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Floyd Bannister Chuck Finley Steve Farr 16,600 2:44
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Chicago White Sox 7 Milwaukee Brewers 2 box | pbp County Stadium Jerry Reuss Mike Birkbeck Bobby Thigpen 16,407 2:55
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Seattle Mariners 2 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Bill Swift Dan Schatzeder -- 27,288 3:20
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Cleveland Indians 5 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rod Nichols Tommy John Doug Jones 30,023 2:52
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Oakland Athletics 6 Texas Rangers 3 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Gene Nelson Jose Guzman Dennis Eckersley 11,409 3:11
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 New York Mets 8 Chicago Cubs 9 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rich Gossage Roger McDowell -- 32,297 2:55
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Houston Astros 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tim Leary Mike Scott Jay Howell 35,874 3:03
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Montreal Expos 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Doug Drabek Bryn Smith Jim Gott 16,494 2:38
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Cincinnati Reds 0 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Andy Hawkins Ron Robinson Mark Davis 11,714 2:45
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Atlanta Braves 4 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Tom Glavine Jeff Brantley -- 4,910 2:45
1988 reg season 1988-09-07 Philadelphia Phillies 0 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Joe Magrane Don Carman -- 23,535 2:41
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 139 77 62 .554 0.0 694 599 95 L1 32-39 45-23 1 3 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 139 76 63 .547 1.0 612 563 49 W1 33-34 43-29 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 142 74 68 .521 4.5 598 545 53 L1 32-37 42-31 3 6 11 -- dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 137 71 66 .518 5.0 664 646 18 L2 33-34 38-32 4 7 12 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 140 71 69 .507 6.5 655 605 50 L1 36-36 35-33 5 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 139 68 71 .489 9.0 591 640 -49 W2 31-40 37-31 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 138 49 89 .355 27.5 485 676 -191 W1 19-50 30-39 7 14 25 -- 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 140 88 52 .629 0.0 690 537 153 W1 43-28 45-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 139 77 62 .554 10.5 663 589 74 L2 37-31 40-31 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 139 74 65 .532 13.5 618 550 68 W2 34-35 40-30 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 140 71 69 .507 17.0 640 657 -17 L2 38-34 33-35 4 9 15 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 138 61 77 .442 26.0 547 642 -95 L1 27-40 34-37 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 138 60 78 .435 27.0 554 676 -122 W1 26-43 34-35 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 140 57 83 .407 31.0 580 666 -86 W2 27-45 30-38 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 137 81 56 .591 0.0 578 464 114 L2 37-33 44-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 137 73 64 .533 8.0 551 522 29 W2 34-32 39-32 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 139 70 69 .504 12.0 531 503 28 L3 33-39 37-30 3 7 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 139 69 70 .496 13.0 563 572 -9 W1 33-34 35-37 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 139 66 73 .475 16.0 503 524 -21 W3 30-38 36-35 5 10 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 139 57 82 .410 25.0 513 638 -125 L1 24-47 32-36 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 138 79 59 .572 0.0 555 484 71 W1 42-28 37-31 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 139 74 65 .532 5.5 558 540 18 L2 32-36 42-29 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 138 72 66 .522 7.0 563 526 37 L1 36-35 36-31 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 137 70 67 .511 8.5 483 498 -15 W6 30-39 40-28 4 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 139 70 69 .504 9.5 590 554 36 L6 30-38 40-31 5 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 137 48 89 .350 30.5 487 650 -163 W2 24-45 24-44 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Rick Aguilera New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)