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Games on 1988-08-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians3Baltimore Orioles8BoxJeff BallardRick Rodriguez(none)
Texas Rangers4Boston Red Sox5BoxDennis LampBobby WittLee Smith
Oakland Athletics4Chicago White Sox3BoxGene NelsonBobby ThigpenDennis Eckersley
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Royals2BoxBret SaberhagenFrank Tanana(none)
New York Yankees5Milwaukee Brewers6BoxChuck CrimDave RighettiDan Plesac
California Angels7Seattle Mariners8BoxMike SchoolerBryan Harvey(none)
Minnesota Twins8Toronto Blue Jays3BoxKeith AthertonJeff MusselmanJeff Reardon
Cincinnati Reds7Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJohn FrancoAlejandro PenaRob Murphy
Chicago Cubs3New York Mets1BoxRick SutcliffeBob Ojeda(none)
Montreal Expos6Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxPascual PerezJohn SmileyTim Burke
Atlanta Braves4San Diego Padres2BoxZane SmithAndy Hawkins(none)
Houston Astros3San Francisco Giants2BoxMike ScottScott GarreltsDave Smith
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBob ForschKevin GrossScott Terry

Standings as of 1988-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Boston Red Sox1056243.590--5474559224-2538-18W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park572730.474
234Detroit Tigers1056243.590--4834018228-2434-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium572631.456
345New York Yankees1046044.5771.55364379929-2531-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I572532.439
4814Milwaukee Brewers1085454.5009.54374073024-3130-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium543321.611
5916Toronto Blue Jays1085355.49110.55204695127-2826-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium543420.630
61018Cleveland Indians1075255.48611.0476503-2723-2929-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium552629.473
71426Baltimore Orioles1053471.32428.0362543-18113-4021-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium562036.357
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1086642.611--5204239737-2229-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum543816.704
258Minnesota Twins1055847.5526.55004633729-2529-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome573324.579
3612California Angels1075552.51410.5496519-2332-2423-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium552035.364
4713Kansas City Royals1075453.50511.54644352927-2827-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium543024.556
51121Chicago White Sox1074760.43918.5435536-10118-2829-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park542430.444
61222Texas Rangers1054659.43818.5400474-7421-3125-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium562432.429
71324Seattle Mariners1074166.38324.5436547-11116-3625-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome542727.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1066442.604--4533648928-2436-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium543618.667
237Pittsburgh Pirates1066046.5664.04484074128-2432-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium542529.463
3611Montreal Expos1065650.5288.04123832925-2631-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium562531.446
4817Chicago Cubs1065254.49112.0413417-427-2924-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field562531.446
51020Philadelphia Phillies1074760.43917.5403472-6919-3527-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium541836.333
61123St. Louis Cardinals1064660.43418.0377428-5121-3125-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II563026.536
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Los Angeles Dodgers1076146.570--4513737834-1927-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium543321.611
249Houston Astros1075849.5423.04584411728-3030-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome552431.436
3510San Francisco Giants1075750.5334.04634283523-2534-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park552629.473
4715Cincinnati Reds1075354.4958.04234121129-3024-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium543420.630
5919San Diego Padres1085058.46311.5368412-4418-3132-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium533320.623
61225Atlanta Braves1073671.33625.0398530-13219-3717-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium531835.340