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Games on 1988-05-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers4Baltimore Orioles9BoxJay TibbsJose Guzman(none)
Kansas City Royals2Boston Red Sox0BoxFloyd BannisterSteve EllsworthGene Garber
New York Yankees6Chicago White Sox4BoxTim StoddardBobby ThigpenJohn Candelaria
California Angels0Cleveland Indians3BoxGreg SwindellWillie Fraser(none)
Oakland Athletics4Detroit Tigers2BoxCurt YoungMike HennemanDennis Eckersley
Minnesota Twins3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxJuan NievesBert BlylevenOdell Jones
Toronto Blue Jays5Seattle Mariners7BoxSteve TroutMike FlanaganJulio Solano
Montreal Expos2Cincinnati Reds3BoxRon RobinsonPascual PerezJohn Franco
Pittsburgh Pirates3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJesse OroscoDoug Drabek(none)
Atlanta Braves3New York Mets1BoxZane SmithRon Darling(none)
Houston Astros1Philadelphia Phillies7BoxKevin GrossNolan Ryan(none)
Chicago Cubs5San Diego Padres2BoxJamie MoyerJimmy Jones(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5San Francisco Giants1BoxJose DeLeonDave DraveckyTodd Worrell

Standings as of 1988-05-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cleveland Indians24177.708--12283397-210-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1386177.442
235New York Yankees25178.6800.5151109428-39-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium I1366868.500
346Boston Red Sox22148.6362.09665316-28-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1407565.536
458Detroit Tigers23149.6092.510595105-49-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1397465.532
5813Milwaukee Brewers221111.5005.09685113-78-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1407664.543
61019Toronto Blue Jays241014.4177.0113117-45-55-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1387761.558
71426Baltimore Orioles25223.08015.566144-781-151-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1365284.382
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics25187.720--1471064113-35-4W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1378651.628
2610Kansas City Royals241311.5424.511010287-86-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1377166.518
3711Chicago White Sox231211.5225.01039765-37-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1385979.428
4917Seattle Mariners261115.4237.5116139-237-94-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1355778.422
51121California Angels251015.4008.0122130-86-104-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1376572.474
61323Minnesota Twins23914.3918.093135-423-86-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1398257.590
71224Texas Rangers23914.3918.06093-335-74-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1386177.442
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates24177.708--10576299-68-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1366868.500
224New York Mets23167.6960.5119932610-46-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1378453.613
3715Chicago Cubs241113.4586.0108113-59-92-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1386672.478
4816Montreal Expos231013.4356.5888624-86-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1397168.511
5918St. Louis Cardinals241014.4177.08797-106-94-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1386672.478
61020Philadelphia Phillies22913.4097.08689-32-96-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1395683.403
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Los Angeles Dodgers22148.636--9169227-27-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1398059.576
249Houston Astros23149.6090.59872264-510-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1396871.489
3512Cincinnati Reds241212.5003.097103-66-56-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1377562.547
4614San Francisco Giants251213.4803.58995-65-47-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1377166.518
51122San Diego Padres23914.3915.55986-271-68-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1387464.536
61225Atlanta Braves21516.2388.562110-484-51-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1394990.353


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Juan CastilloP17.313Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
Scott McGregorP34.104Released by Orioles. 
Bill ScherrerP30.102Released by Orioles.