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MLB Games on Tuesday August 16, 1988

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL6Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP922,239Memorial StadiumNight2:42Storm DavisJay TibbsDennis EckersleyHenderson, Murray
Seattle MarinersAL7Boston Red SoxAL0Box | PBP933,924Fenway ParkNight2:45Scott BankheadWes Gardner---Quinones
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP915,706Comiskey ParkNight3:09Jack McDowellJimmy KeyBobby ThigpenFisk
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP1012,394Cleveland StadiumNight3:01Scott BailesChuck Crim---Hall, Snyder
Minnesota TwinsAL4Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP929,534Tiger StadiumNight2:32Bert BlylevenJack MorrisJeff ReardonHrbek, Whitaker
Texas RangersAL5Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP924,729Royals StadiumNight2:51Charlie HoughMark GubiczaMitch Williams---
California AngelsAL15New York YankeesAL6Box | PBP930,214Yankee Stadium INight2:53Willie FraserRick Rhoden---Downing, Joyner, Mattingly (2), Velarde, Washington, Winfield
Chicago CubsNL4Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP926,852Riverfront StadiumNight2:30Frank WilliamsLes LancasterJohn FrancoDavis, Diaz, Jackson
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL7Box | PBP932,482Dodger StadiumNight2:50Tim LearyDon CarmanJay HowellGibson
Atlanta BravesNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP913,994Three Rivers StadiumNight2:35Doug DrabekPete SmithJim GottReynolds, Van Slyke
Montreal ExposNL2San Diego PadresNL6Box | PBP913,727Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:40Jimmy JonesBrian HolmanLance McCullers---
New York MetsNL13San Francisco GiantsNL6Box | PBP929,134Candlestick ParkNight2:54Dwight GoodenAtlee Hammaker---Maldonado, McReynolds, Strawberry
Houston AstrosNL0St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP926,044Busch Stadium IINight2:46Scott TerryJim DeshaiesKen Dayley---
13 record(s)
Glossary:
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 16, 1988

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123Detroit Tigers1186949.585-5394617831-2738-22441925.432
AL East246Boston Red Sox1186652.5593.06025257726-3240-20442321.523
AL East357New York Yankees1156451.5573.55845137131-2633-25462125.457
AL East4815Milwaukee Brewers1216160.5049.54924573526-3435-26412615.634
AL East5916Toronto Blue Jays1206060.50010.05615154632-3028-30422715.643
AL East61019Cleveland Indians1195663.47113.5516567-5124-3532-28432221.512
AL East71426Baltimore Orioles1183979.33130.0416598-18215-4524-34431528.349
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics1207644.633-58446012438-2238-22422814.667
AL West234Minnesota Twins1186751.5688.05735096434-2733-24442420.545
AL West3613Kansas City Royals1196158.51314.55264745229-3032-28422319.548
AL West4714California Angels1196059.50415.5547576-2934-2726-32431528.349
AL West51120Chicago White Sox1195366.44522.5486599-11323-3430-32421824.429
AL West61221Texas Rangers1175265.44422.5450522-7224-3428-31441826.409
AL West71324Seattle Mariners1194673.38729.5489589-10020-4026-33422220.524
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112New York Mets1197148.597-5154179833-2738-21412912.707
NL East238Pittsburgh Pirates1206654.5505.55094713832-2734-27401921.475
NL East3510Montreal Expos1196356.5298.04694393031-3032-26431825.419
NL East4817Chicago Cubs1175859.49612.0466472-628-3029-30451926.422
NL East51022St. Louis Cardinals1185266.44118.5419468-4924-3428-32442420.545
NL East61123Philadelphia Phillies1195267.43719.0461534-7321-3830-30421329.310
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125Los Angeles Dodgers1196752.563-4994405936-2431-28422715.643
NL West249Houston Astros1196455.5383.04964811528-3136-24431825.419
NL West3611San Francisco Giants1196257.5215.05274794828-3134-26432122.488
NL West4712Cincinnati Reds1176057.5136.04734561729-3031-27442717.614
NL West5918San Diego Padres1195663.47111.0412448-3623-3633-27422715.643
NL West61225Atlanta Braves1194178.34526.0442583-14121-4020-38411328.317
26 record(s)
Glossary:
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