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Thursday April 21,1988This 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 1988-04-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners6California Angels11BoxWillie FraserEd Nunez(none)
Oakland Athletics6Chicago White Sox3BoxGene NelsonBill LongDennis Eckersley
Boston Red Sox12Detroit Tigers3BoxSteve EllsworthJeff Robinson(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Milwaukee Brewers7BoxChris BosioScott McGregor(none)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs6BoxGreg MadduxBryn Smith(none)
San Francisco Giants6Cincinnati Reds7BoxPat PerryJoe Price(none)
Atlanta Braves0Houston Astros8BoxBob KnepperKevin CoffmanErnie Camacho
St. Louis Cardinals9Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxRandy O'NealJohn Smiley(none)

Standings as of 1988-04-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
221New York Yankees15123.800--10771367-35-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium I1467373.500
112Cleveland Indians15123.800--6530355-17-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1476681.449
336Boston Red Sox15105.6672.07346274-16-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1477968.537
4511Detroit Tigers1376.5384.0626203-34-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1498168.544
6814Toronto Blue Jays1477.5004.57863153-34-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1488068.541
5713Milwaukee Brewers1477.5004.57053172-65-1W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1488068.541
71426Baltimore Orioles15015.00012.02994-650-70-8L15T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1465492.370
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Oakland Athletics16106.625--9479155-25-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1469452.644
2612Chicago White Sox1587.5331.5706555-33-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1466383.432
3917California Angels1578.4672.5888263-64-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1476879.463
41019Kansas City Royals1468.4293.06172-113-53-3L5T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1477869.531
51118Texas Rangers1468.4293.02847-194-42-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1476483.435
61220Seattle Mariners16610.3754.06389-263-43-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1456283.428
71323Minnesota Twins1349.3084.54479-352-52-4L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1498762.584
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates14104.714--6544215-35-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1467571.514
247New York Mets1495.6431.05861-33-36-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1469155.623
4716Montreal Expos1477.5003.0666062-35-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1487474.500
3815Chicago Cubs1477.5003.07074-45-32-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1487078.473
5921Philadelphia Phillies1459.3575.05862-42-73-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1476087.408
61124St. Louis Cardinals14410.2866.04262-201-73-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1487276.486
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Houston Astros14104.714--7841374-16-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1487276.486
235Los Angeles Dodgers1394.6920.55533225-24-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1488563.574
4610San Francisco Giants1697.5632.0665795-44-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1467472.507
359Cincinnati Reds1697.5632.0757234-35-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1457867.538
51022San Diego Padres1349.3085.53260-281-63-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1487969.534
61225Atlanta Braves14212.1438.03574-392-40-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1465294.356


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tippy MartinezP37.325Released by Twins.