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Wednesday May 11,1988This 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 1988-05-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians4California Angels3BoxDoug JonesBryan Harvey(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Minnesota Twins2BoxKeith AthertonChris BosioJeff Reardon
Chicago White Sox2New York Yankees12BoxRichard DotsonJack McDowell(none)
Detroit Tigers8Oakland Athletics4BoxGuillermo HernandezDennis Eckersley(none)
Baltimore Orioles0Texas Rangers8BoxPaul KilgusMark Williamson(none)
Seattle Mariners3Toronto Blue Jays9BoxDave StiebMike Moore(none)
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves3BoxKevin CoffmanNeal HeatonBruce Sutter
San Diego Padres0Chicago Cubs1BoxGreg MadduxLance McCullers(none)
New York Mets9Houston Astros8BoxTerry LeachDave Smith(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxKent TekulveJohn Franco(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxScott MedvinAlejandro Pena(none)
San Francisco Giants5St. Louis Cardinals4BoxAtlee HammakerBob Forsch(none)

Standings as of 1988-05-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees332211.667--2091416811-611-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium I1286365.492
236Detroit Tigers322012.6251.51561312511-69-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1306862.523
347Cleveland Indians321913.5942.5148128209-710-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1305971.454
458Milwaukee Brewers311813.5813.0142115277-911-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1316962.527
569Boston Red Sox301713.5673.5133106278-59-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1327260.545
61120Toronto Blue Jays321418.4387.515315128-86-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1307357.562
71426Baltimore Orioles32428.12517.590191-1011-173-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1295079.388
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics33249.727--1941365814-310-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1298049.620
3715Texas Rangers311516.4848.0111131-206-99-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1305575.423
2814Chicago White Sox311516.4848.0137161-248-77-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1305674.431
4917Kansas City Royals321517.4698.513613248-87-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1296960.535
51018Seattle Mariners341519.4419.5151188-378-107-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1275374.417
61221Minnesota Twins311318.41910.0132168-363-1010-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1317853.595
71323California Angels341321.38211.5155168-137-106-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1286266.484
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets31238.742--1621144812-511-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1297752.597
224Pittsburgh Pirates322111.6562.5142115279-812-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1286464.500
3511Chicago Cubs311615.5167.01501381211-95-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1316170.466
4816Montreal Expos321517.4698.512912546-109-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1306664.508
5919St. Louis Cardinals321418.4389.5118132-147-107-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1306268.477
61022Philadelphia Phillies311219.38711.0113131-184-127-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1305377.408
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Dodgers291910.655--143974610-49-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1327557.568
2410Houston Astros311714.5483.0133108256-811-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1316566.496
4713San Francisco Giants331617.4855.0120133-138-78-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1296762.519
3612Cincinnati Reds331617.4855.013312858-98-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1287157.555
51124San Diego Padres311021.32310.075130-552-118-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1307357.562
61225Atlanta Braves30921.30010.593160-675-74-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1304585.346


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ron DavisP32.279Signed as Free Agent by Giants. 
Dan FirovaC31.207Signed as Free Agent by Indians. 
Rusty MeachamP20.105signed