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Sunday May 1,1988This 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 1988-05-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins2Boston Red Sox0BoxFrank ViolaJeff Sellers(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Chicago White Sox7BoxMelido PerezMike MorganJohn Davis
Oakland Athletics8Cleveland Indians4BoxEric PlunkDoug Jones(none)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers3BoxJeff RobinsonMike MooreGuillermo Hernandez
Kansas City Royals6Milwaukee Brewers10BoxChris BosioMark GubiczaDan Plesac
Texas Rangers5New York Yankees1BoxPaul KilgusAl LeiterDale Mohorcic
California Angels4Toronto Blue Jays6BoxDave StiebMike WittTom Henke
New York Mets11Cincinnati Reds0BoxDwight GoodenDennis Rasmussen(none)
Montreal Expos7Houston Astros3BoxJeff ParrettJeff Heathcock(none)
St. Louis Cardinals9Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxJohn TudorTim LearyScott Terry
Atlanta Braves9Philadelphia Phillies5BoxTom GlavineShane Rawley(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Diego Padres2BoxJohn SmileyEric ShowJim Gott
Chicago Cubs6San Francisco Giants7BoxRick ReuschelGreg MadduxAtlee Hammaker

Standings as of 1988-05-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Cleveland Indians23167.696--11983367-29-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1396277.446
345New York Yankees24168.6670.5145105407-39-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium I1376968.504
236Boston Red Sox21147.6671.09663336-28-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1417566.532
458Detroit Tigers22148.6361.510391125-49-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1407466.529
5814Milwaukee Brewers211011.4765.09282103-77-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1417764.546
6917Toronto Blue Jays231013.4356.0108110-25-45-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1397762.554
71426Baltimore Orioles24123.04215.557140-831-150-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1375384.387
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics24177.708--1431043912-35-4W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1388751.630
2610Chicago White Sox221210.5454.0999185-37-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1395980.424
3711Kansas City Royals231211.5224.510810266-86-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1387266.522
41018California Angels241014.4177.0122127-56-94-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1386573.471
51220Minnesota Twins22913.4097.090131-413-76-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1408258.586
61121Texas Rangers22913.4097.05684-285-64-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1396178.439
71322Seattle Mariners251015.4007.5109134-257-93-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1365878.426
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates23176.739--10270329-58-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1376869.496
222New York Mets22166.7270.5118902810-46-2W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1388454.609
3715Montreal Expos221012.4556.5868334-76-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1407169.507
4816Chicago Cubs231013.4357.0103111-88-92-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1396772.482
51023St. Louis Cardinals23914.3918.08296-145-94-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1396772.482
61124Philadelphia Phillies21813.3818.07988-92-95-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1405783.407
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Houston Astros22148.636--9765324-410-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1406872.486
249Los Angeles Dodgers21138.6190.58566197-26-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1408159.579
3512San Francisco Giants241212.5003.08890-25-47-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1387167.514
4613Cincinnati Reds231112.4783.594101-76-55-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1387662.551
5919San Diego Padres22913.4095.05781-241-68-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1397465.532
61225Atlanta Braves20416.2009.059109-503-51-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1405090.357