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Games on 1988-08-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers18Boston Red Sox6BoxEric KingRoger Clemens(none)
Texas Rangers0Cleveland Indians3BoxGreg SwindellBobby WittDoug Jones
Toronto Blue Jays0Kansas City Royals6BoxLuis AquinoMike Flanagan(none)
Baltimore Orioles11Milwaukee Brewers9BoxDave J. SchmidtJuan NievesMark Thurmond
New York Yankees9Minnesota Twins6BoxJohn CandelariaFreddie Toliver(none)
California Angels6Oakland Athletics4BoxMike WittGene NelsonBryan Harvey
Chicago White Sox0Seattle Mariners11BoxMike MooreBill Long(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs8BoxMike BieleckiKen DayleyLes Lancaster
Atlanta Braves0Cincinnati Reds2BoxTim BirtsasZane SmithJohn Franco
San Diego Padres6Houston Astros1BoxEric ShowJoaquin Andujar(none)
San Francisco Giants15Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxKelly DownsOrel HershiserJeff Brantley
Montreal Expos3New York Mets4BoxRoger McDowellNeal Heaton(none)
Montreal Expos2New York Mets4BoxSid FernandezDennis MartinezRoger McDowell
Pittsburgh Pirates9Philadelphia Phillies8BoxJim GottSteve Bedrosian(none)

Standings as of 1988-08-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Detroit Tigers1166947.595--5374558231-2738-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium461927.413
234Boston Red Sox1176651.5643.56025188426-3240-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park452322.511
345New York Yankees1146450.5614.05784988031-2633-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I472126.447
5715Toronto Blue Jays1196059.50410.55575104732-2928-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium432716.628
4814Milwaukee Brewers1196059.50410.54834503326-3334-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium432716.628
61019Cleveland Indians1185563.46615.0510562-5224-3531-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium442321.523
71426Baltimore Orioles1163977.33630.0412588-17615-4424-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium451530.333
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1197544.630--57845712137-2238-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum432914.674
256Minnesota Twins1166551.5608.55675076032-2733-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome462620.565
3612Kansas City Royals1176057.51314.05104664429-3031-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium442420.545
4916California Angels1185959.50015.5532570-3833-2726-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium441628.364
51120Texas Rangers1155164.44322.0442506-6423-3328-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium461927.413
61222Chicago White Sox1185266.44122.5481595-11423-3429-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park431924.442
71324Seattle Mariners1184573.38129.5482589-10719-4026-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome432320.535
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Mets1187048.593--5024119132-2738-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium423012.714
238Pittsburgh Pirates1186553.5515.05024653732-2733-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium422022.476
3510Montreal Expos1186355.5347.04674333431-2932-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium441826.409
4817Chicago Cubs1165858.50011.0462466-428-2929-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field461927.413
51021Philadelphia Phillies1185266.44118.0456527-7121-3730-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium431330.302
61123St. Louis Cardinals1175166.43618.5416468-5224-3427-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II452520.556
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127Los Angeles Dodgers1176552.556--4914355636-2429-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium442915.659
249Houston Astros1176354.5382.04894751428-3035-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome451926.422
3611San Francisco Giants1176255.5303.05214655628-3034-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park452124.467
4713Cincinnati Reds1165957.5095.54674521529-3030-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium452817.622
5918San Diego Padres1175562.47010.0403439-3623-3532-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium442816.636
61225Atlanta Braves1174077.34225.0436576-14020-3920-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium431429.326


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Chris BandoC32.192Released by Indians. 
Tim StoddardP35.202Released by Yankees.