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Wednesday, August 3,1988

Wednesday, August 3,1988

Baseball on this Date

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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  • 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
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  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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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 score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Cleveland Indians  3  Baltimore Orioles  8  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jeff Ballard Rick Rodriguez -- 15,546 2:36
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Texas Rangers  4  Boston Red Sox  5  box | pbp Fenway Park Dennis Lamp Bobby Witt Lee Smith 34,380 3:04
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Oakland Athletics  4  Chicago White Sox  3  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Gene Nelson Bobby Thigpen Dennis Eckersley 19,515 3:15
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Detroit Tigers  1  Kansas City Royals  2  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bret Saberhagen Frank Tanana -- 27,467 2:24
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 New York Yankees  5  Milwaukee Brewers  6  box | pbp County Stadium Chuck Crim Dave Righetti Dan Plesac 25,266 2:46
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 California Angels  7  Seattle Mariners  8  box | pbp Kingdome Mike Schooler Bryan Harvey -- 9,574 3:20
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Minnesota Twins  8  Toronto Blue Jays  3  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Keith Atherton Jeff Musselman Jeff Reardon 31,340 3:08
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Cincinnati Reds  7  Los Angeles Dodgers  4  box | pbp Dodger Stadium John Franco Alejandro Pena Rob Murphy 41,535 3:12
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Chicago Cubs  3  New York Mets  1  box | pbp Shea Stadium Rick Sutcliffe Bob Ojeda -- 41,004 2:43
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Montreal Expos  6  Pittsburgh Pirates  4  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Pascual Perez John Smiley Tim Burke 16,099 2:57
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Atlanta Braves  4  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Zane Smith Andy Hawkins -- 15,061 2:29
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Houston Astros  3  San Francisco Giants  2  box | pbp Candlestick Park Mike Scott Scott Garrelts Dave Smith 28,357 2:33
1988 reg season Aug 3,1988 Philadelphia Phillies  2  St. Louis Cardinals  4  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Forsch Kevin Gross Scott Terry 23,277 2:34
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 105 62 43 .590 0.0 547 455 92 W7 24-25 38-18 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 105 62 43 .590 0.0 483 401 82 L1 28-24 34-19 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 104 60 44 .577 1.5 536 437 99 L2 29-25 31-19 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 108 54 54 .500 9.5 437 407 30 W2 24-31 30-23 4 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 108 53 55 .491 10.5 520 469 51 L1 27-28 26-27 5 9 16 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 11.0 476 503 -27 L4 23-29 29-26 6 10 18 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 105 34 71 .324 28.0 362 543 -181 W2 13-40 21-31 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 108 66 42 .611 0.0 520 423 97 W1 37-22 29-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 105 58 47 .552 6.5 500 463 37 W1 29-25 29-22 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 107 55 52 .514 10.5 496 519 -23 L1 32-24 23-28 3 6 12 -- dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 107 54 53 .505 11.5 464 435 29 W1 27-28 27-25 4 7 13 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 107 47 60 .439 18.5 435 536 -101 L1 18-28 29-32 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 105 46 59 .438 18.5 400 474 -74 L4 21-31 25-28 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 107 41 66 .383 24.5 436 547 -111 W1 16-36 25-30 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 106 64 42 .604 0.0 453 364 89 L1 28-24 36-18 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 106 60 46 .566 4.0 448 407 41 L1 28-24 32-22 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 106 56 50 .528 8.0 412 383 29 W1 25-26 31-24 3 6 11 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 12.0 413 417 -4 W1 27-29 24-26 4 8 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 107 47 60 .439 17.5 403 472 -69 L1 19-35 27-26 5 10 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 106 46 60 .434 18.0 377 428 -51 W1 21-31 25-29 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 61 46 .570 0.0 451 373 78 L1 34-19 27-27 1 2 6 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 107 58 49 .542 3.0 458 441 17 W2 28-30 30-19 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 107 57 50 .533 4.0 463 428 35 L2 23-25 34-25 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 107 53 54 .495 8.0 423 412 11 W1 29-30 24-24 4 7 15 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 108 50 58 .463 11.5 368 412 -44 L1 18-31 32-27 5 9 19 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 107 36 71 .336 25.0 398 530 -132 W1 19-37 17-34 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)