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MLB Games on Tuesday August 9, 1988

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL4California AngelsAL1Box | PBP924,617Anaheim StadiumNight2:57Mike MooreMike WittMichael JacksonDavis, Howell
Baltimore OriolesAL4Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP924,005Royals StadiumNight3:13Israel SanchezTom Niedenfuer---Murray, White
Boston Red SoxAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL3Box | PBP90County StadiumNight2:30Chuck CrimRoger Clemens---Meyer
Boston Red SoxAL5Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP920,816County StadiumNight3:03Mike BoddickerBill WegmanBob StanleyGedman
Cleveland IndiansAL3Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP937,880Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:41Freddie ToliverGreg SwindellJeff ReardonGaetti, Upshaw
Toronto Blue JaysAL6New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP930,089Yankee Stadium INight3:14Mike FlanaganJohn CandelariaDuane WardClark, Slaught
Chicago White SoxAL1Oakland AthleticsAL8Box | PBP915,811Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:07Dave StewartJeff Bittiger---Hassey, Henderson, Hubbard
Detroit TigersAL2Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP914,524Arlington StadiumNight2:33Bobby WittWalt Terrell---Incaviglia
San Diego PadresNL5Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP96,730Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:02Eric ShowZane Smith---Gant, Santiago (2)
New York MetsNL4Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP936,399Wrigley FieldNight3:03Frank DiPinoSid FernandezRich GossageDykstra, Johnson
Los Angeles DodgersNL0Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP932,824Riverfront StadiumNight2:17Danny JacksonDon Sutton---Diaz, O'Neill
San Francisco GiantsNL2Houston AstrosNL3Box | PBP922,733AstrodomeNight2:27Juan AgostoKelly DownsDave Smith---
Pittsburgh PiratesNL10Montreal ExposNL8Box | PBP937,681Olympic StadiumNight3:39Brian FisherJohn DopsonJim GottBonilla, Wallach
St. Louis CardinalsNL7Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP925,533Veterans StadiumNight3:07Dan QuisenberrySteve Bedrosian---Bradley, Jordan
14 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Tuesday, August 09, 1988

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123Detroit Tigers1126745.598-5094238629-2538-20502129.420
AL East234Boston Red Sox1126448.5713.05684808826-3038-18502525.500
AL East345New York Yankees1096247.5693.55564659129-2533-22522329.442
AL East4815Milwaukee Brewers1145757.50011.04544282626-3331-24483018.625
AL East5917Toronto Blue Jays1145658.49112.05414974428-2828-30483117.646
AL East61018Cleveland Indians1135360.46914.5490532-4224-3429-26492524.510
AL East71426Baltimore Orioles1113774.33329.5385561-17613-4124-33501733.340
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics1147143.623-55544610937-2234-21483315.688
AL West256Minnesota Twins1126349.5637.05354864932-2731-22502822.560
AL West3612Kansas City Royals1125755.50913.04924533929-3028-25492722.551
AL West4714California Angels1135756.50413.5520548-2832-2425-32491831.367
AL West51120Texas Rangers1104961.44520.0421488-6721-3128-30512130.412
AL West61223Chicago White Sox1134964.43421.5462573-11120-3229-32482226.458
AL West71324Seattle Mariners1134469.38926.5461569-10819-3925-30482424.500
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112New York Mets1126745.598-4743829231-2636-19483315.688
NL East247Pittsburgh Pirates1126250.5545.04684323629-2433-26482325.479
NL East3510Montreal Expos1126052.5367.04444093529-2731-25502129.420
NL East4816Chicago Cubs1115556.49511.5437444-728-2926-28512229.431
NL East51021Philadelphia Phillies1124963.43818.0428502-7421-3727-27491633.327
NL East61122St. Louis Cardinals1124963.43818.0407454-4722-3127-32502723.540
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West128Houston Astros1126250.554-4844543028-3034-20502030.400
NL West239Los Angeles Dodgers1126250.554-4624026035-2327-27493217.653
NL West3611San Francisco Giants1125953.5273.04914523925-2834-25502426.480
NL West4713Cincinnati Reds1115655.5055.54444261829-3027-25503119.620
NL West5919San Diego Padres1125260.46410.0387428-4120-3332-27493118.633
NL West61225Atlanta Braves1123874.33924.0420561-14119-3719-37481632.333
26 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season