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Games on 1983-04-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox6Detroit Tigers3BoxDennis LampMilt WilcoxJerry Koosman
California Angels3Oakland Athletics5BoxDave BeardGeoff Zahn(none)
Minnesota Twins5Seattle Mariners4BoxRick LysanderBill CaudillLen Whitehouse
Boston Red Sox8Texas Rangers5BoxLuis AponteMike Mason(none)
San Diego Padres2Atlanta Braves4BoxSteve BedrosianFloyd ChifferGene Garber
Chicago Cubs3Cincinnati Reds7BoxMario SotoSteve Trout(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Houston Astros3BoxRod ScurryFrank DiPinoJim Bibby
Montreal Expos8Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxScott SandersonBurt HootonBryn Smith
Philadelphia Phillies2San Francisco Giants3BoxFred BreiningLarry ChristensonGreg Minton

Standings as of 1983-04-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
129Boston Red Sox321.667--161601-01-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1597683.478
238Cleveland Indians321.667--201192-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1596891.428
41011Detroit Tigers422.5000.5271982-10-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1589068.570
3413Baltimore Orioles211.5000.513850-01-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1609763.606
5512Toronto Blue Jays211.5000.511831-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1608872.550
61319Milwaukee Brewers312.3331.0101001-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1598673.541
71221New York Yankees312.3331.0141221-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschYankee Stadium I1599069.566
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Texas Rangers431.750--181350-03-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinArlington Stadium1587484.468
5614Seattle Mariners422.5001.01619-30-02-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome15858100.367
2917Kansas City Royals211.5001.0813-51-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1607882.488
3818Minnesota Twins422.5001.01828-101-01-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1586890.430
4715Oakland Athletics422.5001.01623-70-02-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1587286.456
61116California Angels422.5001.01315-20-12-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1586890.430
71422Chicago White Sox413.2502.01116-51-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1589860.620
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
322Pittsburgh Pirates3301.000--15693-00-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1598178.509
213New York Mets2201.0000.58260-02-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1606694.413
131Montreal Expos3301.000--186123-00-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1597980.497
51024Philadelphia Phillies303.0003.0411-70-30-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1599069.566
41123Chicago Cubs303.0003.0617-110-10-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1597188.447
61225St. Louis Cardinals101.0002.017-60-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II1617982.491
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2710Cincinnati Reds321.667--131210-02-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1597287.453
156Atlanta Braves321.667--13851-11-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1598673.541
445San Diego Padres321.667--232032-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1597980.497
367Los Angeles Dodgers321.667--231762-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1598970.560
5820San Francisco Giants312.3331.01923-40-01-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park1597881.491
6926Houston Astros404.0002.51428-140-00-4L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1588573.538


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Al HraboskyP33.261Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.