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Saturday July 9,1988This 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 1988-07-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers1Baltimore Orioles4BoxJay TibbsCharlie HoughTom Niedenfuer
Boston Red Sox7Chicago White Sox8BoxMelido PerezTom BoltonBobby Thigpen
Boston Red Sox8Chicago White Sox2BoxLee SmithRicky Horton(none)
California Angels8Cleveland Indians5BoxBryan HarveyDoug JonesDonnie Moore
Oakland Athletics3Detroit Tigers4BoxFrank TananaBob WelchGuillermo Hernandez
Milwaukee Brewers5Minnesota Twins4BoxChuck CrimJeff ReardonDan Plesac
Kansas City Royals3New York Yankees5BoxRick RhodenTed PowerCharles Hudson
Seattle Mariners9Toronto Blue Jays3BoxScott BankheadTodd Stottlemyre(none)
Montreal Expos9Atlanta Braves4BoxDennis MartinezPete Smith(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds6BoxRob DibbleKent TekulveJohn Franco
New York Mets3Houston Astros6BoxNolan RyanRick AguileraJuan Agosto
Pittsburgh Pirates8Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxMike DunneShawn Hillegas(none)
Chicago Cubs2San Diego Padres4BoxEd WhitsonRick SutcliffeMark Davis
St. Louis Cardinals2San Francisco Giants21BoxKelly DownsJohn Tudor(none)

Standings as of 1988-07-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers845232.619--4063396724-1528-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium783642.462
234New York Yankees844935.5833.04293369325-2024-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I773641.468
3611Cleveland Indians874542.5178.5379402-2319-2026-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium753342.440
4712Boston Red Sox844341.5129.04243774722-2321-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park784632.590
5815Milwaukee Brewers864343.50010.03553223319-2324-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium764432.579
6917Toronto Blue Jays874146.47112.54113931819-2222-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium754629.613
71426Baltimore Orioles862759.31426.0292448-15611-3616-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium752748.360
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Oakland Athletics875334.609--4203526831-1822-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum755124.680
247Minnesota Twins844737.5604.54043703422-1825-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome784434.564
3510Kansas City Royals864541.5237.53783403822-1923-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium753936.520
41018Texas Rangers854045.47112.0338389-5117-2223-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium763046.395
51220Chicago White Sox864046.46512.5344424-8016-2024-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park753144.413
61119California Angels864046.46512.5376402-2625-2315-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium763541.461
71324Seattle Mariners863452.39518.5355417-6216-3218-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome753441.453
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets865333.616--3812958623-1930-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium744727.635
236Pittsburgh Pirates854837.5654.53663422424-2024-17W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium753738.493
359Chicago Cubs844440.5248.03463361023-2421-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field783345.423
4613Montreal Expos864442.5129.03473232420-2424-18W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium763739.487
51022St. Louis Cardinals853847.44714.5319361-4220-2718-20L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II773839.494
61123Philadelphia Phillies853748.43515.5309367-5817-3019-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium762848.368
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers834835.578--3672957223-1325-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium784632.590
248San Francisco Giants844539.5363.53713294219-1826-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park783840.487
3714Houston Astros864343.5006.5356351517-2526-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome763937.513
4816Cincinnati Reds864145.4778.5353354-121-2420-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium754629.613
5921San Diego Padres873948.44811.0294350-5612-2627-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium744430.595
61225Atlanta Braves833053.36118.0327433-10615-2615-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium772453.312


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Larry Parrish3B-OF34.241Released by Rangers.