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MLB Games on Friday August 26, 1988

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL6California AngelsAL7Box | PBP1244,293Anaheim StadiumNight4:16Bryan HarveySteve Shields---Armas, Schofield
Cleveland IndiansAL7Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP913,334Comiskey ParkNight3:23Greg SwindellJack McDowellDoug JonesCarter
Minnesota TwinsAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP941,097Royals StadiumNight2:28Charlie LeibrandtFrank Viola---Jackson
Detroit TigersAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP1235,275County StadiumNight3:52Mike HennemanChris BosioGuillermo Hernandez---
Baltimore OriolesAL5Oakland AthleticsAL8Box | PBP922,136Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:35Storm DavisJay TibbsEric PlunkCanseco, Henderson, Kennedy, Traber
Boston Red SoxAL5Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP916,109The KingdomeNight2:28Oil Can BoydScott BankheadLee SmithBenzinger, Quinones
Toronto Blue JaysAL1Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP913,642Arlington StadiumNight2:41Paul KilgusMike FlanaganMitch WilliamsMcDowell
Chicago CubsNL0Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP919,173Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:23Pete SmithRick Sutcliffe------
St. Louis CardinalsNL4Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP932,170Riverfront StadiumNight2:41Scott TerryDanny JacksonTodd Worrell---
Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP927,650AstrodomeNight2:21Jim DeshaiesJohn Smiley------
San Diego PadresNL4Montreal ExposNL3Box | PBP921,391Olympic StadiumNight2:28Andy HawkinsJohn DopsonMark DavisMartinez
San Francisco GiantsNL0New York MetsNL3Box | PBP947,478Shea StadiumNight2:38Sid FernandezDon RobinsonRandy Myers---
Los Angeles DodgersNL7Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP927,533Veterans StadiumNight2:53Tim BelcherMarvin Freeman---Bradley, Jones
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 Friday, August 26, 1988

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123Detroit Tigers1277453.583-5684967232-3042-23351421.400
AL East245Boston Red Sox1277255.5672.06525609227-3245-23351718.486
AL East357New York Yankees1266858.5405.56305795131-2837-30351718.486
AL East4816Milwaukee Brewers1316566.49611.05385053328-3737-2931229.710
AL East5918Toronto Blue Jays1286365.49211.55935553832-3231-33342410.706
AL East61019Cleveland Indians1286266.48412.5561603-4227-3635-30341618.471
AL East71425Baltimore Orioles1274483.34630.0454636-18215-4629-37341024.294
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics1298049.620-63851112741-2739-2233249.727
AL West236Minnesota Twins1277255.5677.06165358135-2837-27351916.543
AL West3611Kansas City Royals1276661.52013.05685135532-3334-28341816.529
AL West4715California Angels1286464.50015.5582621-3937-3227-32341123.324
AL West51120Texas Rangers1265868.46020.5498568-7027-3631-32351223.343
AL West61222Chicago White Sox1285573.43024.5517642-12524-4031-33331617.485
AL West71324Seattle Mariners1295178.39529.0535626-9125-4426-34321715.531
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112New York Mets1277552.591-53543210336-3139-2133258.758
NL East249Pittsburgh Pirates1286959.5396.55194902932-2837-31321616.500
NL East3713Montreal Expos1286563.50810.54924712133-3632-27341618.471
NL East4814Chicago Cubs1276463.50411.0510512-230-3233-32351322.371
NL East51021St. Louis Cardinals1285870.45317.5460495-3525-3533-35341816.529
NL East61123Philadelphia Phillies1285375.41422.5483585-10222-4530-31331221.364
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124Los Angeles Dodgers1287355.570-5284626637-2436-31332112.636
NL West238Houston Astros1286959.5394.05225061632-3537-24341321.382
NL West3510San Francisco Giants1286860.5315.05605025828-3240-28341519.441
NL West4612Cincinnati Reds1276562.5127.55074901732-3333-29342212.647
NL West5917San Diego Padres1276364.4969.5448468-2024-3639-28342014.588
NL West61226Atlanta Braves1284484.34429.0468619-15123-4521-39321022.313
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