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Thursday May 19,1988This 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 1988-05-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles1BoxBryan HarveyDave J. Schmidt(none)
California Angels9Baltimore Orioles6BoxStew CliburnDoug SiskGreg Minton
Chicago White Sox0Cleveland Indians1BoxGreg SwindellBobby Thigpen(none)
Kansas City Royals14Minnesota Twins1BoxCharlie LeibrandtLes Straker(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Chicago Cubs1BoxCris CarpenterAl Nipper(none)
Montreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxTim LearyDennis Martinez(none)
New York Mets9San Diego Padres4BoxRon DarlingEd Whitson(none)

Standings as of 1988-05-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees382513.658--2331577611-614-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaYankee Stadium I1236063.488
234Cleveland Indians392514.6410.51751482712-813-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1235370.431
346Detroit Tigers382315.6052.01771562113-710-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1246559.524
459Boston Red Sox362016.5564.0168141278-512-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1266957.548
5711Milwaukee Brewers382018.5265.0167145227-913-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1246757.540
61221Toronto Blue Jays391623.4109.518318219-117-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1237152.577
71426Baltimore Orioles39633.15419.5114227-1131-185-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1224874.393
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics392811.718--2261557118-510-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1237647.618
2610Texas Rangers382018.5267.5142154-128-912-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1235073.407
3815Kansas City Royals391920.4879.01791592012-117-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1226557.533
4917Chicago White Sox381820.4749.5158186-288-1010-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1235370.431
51019Minnesota Twins371621.43211.0158204-465-1111-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1257550.600
61120Seattle Mariners401723.42511.5179225-4610-147-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1215170.421
71323California Angels401624.40012.5182202-2010-136-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1225963.484
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets382711.711--1891355416-811-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1227349.598
248Pittsburgh Pirates392316.5904.5170152189-1114-5L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1216259.512
3512St. Louis Cardinals392019.5137.5162164-210-1010-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1235667.455
4816Chicago Cubs381820.4749.0159163-412-116-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1245965.476
5918Montreal Expos381721.44710.0142144-28-149-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium1246460.516
61022Philadelphia Phillies371522.40511.5131150-197-157-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardVeterans Stadium1245074.403
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers362214.611--1671194810-512-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1257253.576
237Houston Astros372215.5950.5161119426-816-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1256065.480
3613Cincinnati Reds392019.5133.5164155910-1010-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1226755.549
4714San Francisco Giants402020.5004.0149163-148-812-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1226359.516
51124San Diego Padres391326.33310.598158-602-1211-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1227052.574
61225Atlanta Braves361125.30611.0123193-707-114-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1244381.347


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Leon Durham1B-OF30.292Traded by Cubs to Reds for Pat Perry and Cash. 
Pat PerryP29.104Traded by Reds with Cash to Cubs for Leon Durham.