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Friday July 15,1988This 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 1988-07-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles2BoxCharlie LeaJeff BallardJeff Reardon
Kansas City Royals1Boston Red Sox3BoxRoger ClemensBret Saberhagen(none)
Kansas City Royals4Boston Red Sox7BoxMike SmithsonCharlie LeibrandtLee Smith
Detroit Tigers4California Angels6BoxMike WittDoyle AlexanderBryan Harvey
Chicago White Sox3New York Yankees5BoxRick RhodenJack McDowellCecilio Guante
Toronto Blue Jays1Oakland Athletics0BoxJimmy KeyDave Stewart(none)
Cleveland Indians5Seattle Mariners8BoxMichael JacksonBrad HavensMike Schooler
Milwaukee Brewers4Texas Rangers2BoxTeddy HigueraJose GuzmanDan Plesac
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves4BoxPaul AssenmacherRandy Myers(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Chicago Cubs2BoxAlejandro PenaAl NipperJesse Orosco
Cincinnati Reds6Montreal Expos3BoxJose RijoJeff ParrettJohn Franco
Houston Astros5Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJim DeshaiesKevin GrossDanny Darwin
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxBob KipperKelly DownsJim Gott
San Diego Padres7St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMark DavisTodd Worrell(none)

Standings as of 1988-07-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Detroit Tigers875235.598--4123555724-1728-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium753639.480
234New York Yankees875136.5861.04443499525-2026-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I743440.459
359Boston Red Sox874542.5177.04353864922-2423-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park754431.587
4710Milwaukee Brewers894643.5177.03683284022-2324-20W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium734132.562
5815Cleveland Indians904545.5008.5390420-3019-2226-23L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium723339.458
6916Toronto Blue Jays904446.4899.54243943021-2223-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium724329.597
71426Baltimore Orioles902961.32224.5305462-15711-3618-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium712546.352
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics905436.600--4293626732-1822-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum725022.694
247Minnesota Twins884939.5574.04193843524-1925-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome744232.568
3611Kansas City Royals894643.5177.53883533523-2123-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium723834.528
41017California Angels894346.48310.5391411-2026-2317-23W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium733241.438
51119Chicago White Sox894148.46112.5356437-8116-2225-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park723042.417
61221Texas Rangers884048.45513.0343401-5817-2323-25L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium733043.411
71324Seattle Mariners893653.40417.5366428-6216-3320-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome723240.444
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets895435.607--3983138524-2130-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium714625.648
236Pittsburgh Pirates885137.5802.53903513925-2026-17W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium723438.472
3613Montreal Expos894643.5178.03553312421-2425-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium733538.479
4714Chicago Cubs884543.5118.5355348724-2421-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field743242.432
51022St. Louis Cardinals883850.43215.5324373-4920-2818-22L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II743836.514
61123Philadelphia Phillies883751.42016.5320384-6417-3119-21L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium732845.384
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers875136.586--3793077226-1325-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium744331.581
248San Francisco Giants874641.5295.03803473319-2027-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park753738.493
3512Houston Astros894643.5176.03743631119-2527-18W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome733637.493
4818Cincinnati Reds894346.4839.0364362222-2521-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium724428.611
5920San Diego Padres904149.45611.5306358-5214-2627-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium714229.592
61225Atlanta Braves863155.36019.5341449-10815-2616-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium742351.311


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Luis AguayoSS-2B29.124Traded by Phillies to Yankees for Amalio Carreno. 
Amalio CarrenoP24.095Traded by Yankees to Phillies for Luis Aguayo. 
Jackie GutierrezSS28.018Signed as Free Agent by Phillies. 
Jim SundbergC37.058Released by Cubs. 
Mark Wasinger3B-2B26.345Released by Giants.