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Games on 1988-09-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees4Boston Red Sox7BoxWes GardnerSteve ShieldsLee Smith
Texas Rangers2California Angels7BoxWillie FraserPaul Kilgus(none)
Baltimore Orioles7Detroit Tigers8BoxGuillermo HernandezMark Thurmond(none)
Chicago White Sox4Minnesota Twins5BoxBert BlylevenShawn HillegasJeff Reardon
Kansas City Royals3Oakland Athletics0BoxMark GubiczaBob Welch(none)
Milwaukee Brewers5Seattle Mariners1BoxDon AugustErik Hanson(none)
Cleveland Indians3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxTom HenkeDon Gordon(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs0BoxJose DeLeonMike HarkeyTodd Worrell
Los Angeles Dodgers0Cincinnati Reds1BoxTom BrowningTim Belcher(none)
San Francisco Giants5Houston Astros4BoxAtlee HammakerBob KnepperCraig Lefferts
Montreal Expos3New York Mets4BoxRandy MyersJoe Hesketh(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJeff RobinsonGreg HarrisJim Gott

Standings as of 1988-09-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1478364.565--73562411132-3951-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1569.400
257New York Yankees1467868.5344.57156872836-3642-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1578.467
3610Detroit Tigers1477869.5315.06436113234-4044-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium15105.667
4711Milwaukee Brewers1497970.5305.06195556435-3844-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1385.615
5814Toronto Blue Jays1487672.5147.56936296437-3839-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium14113.786
61019Cleveland Indians1477077.47613.0619680-6132-4438-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1587.533
71425Baltimore Orioles1455194.35231.0512714-20219-5432-40L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium16313.188
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1489355.628--73057515546-2947-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum14113.786
235Minnesota Twins1478265.55810.56906108040-3442-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1596.600
346Kansas City Royals1477968.53713.56545876738-3541-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1459.357
4916California Angels1487474.50019.0667686-1940-3634-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium14113.071
51121Texas Rangers1466482.43828.0578672-9428-4336-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1569.400
61222Chicago White Sox1466284.42530.0573709-13626-4536-39L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1596.600
71323Seattle Mariners1476087.40832.5592681-8928-4732-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1486.571
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1468957.610--62148114041-3348-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium14113.786
238Pittsburgh Pirates1467868.53411.05875553237-3441-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1477.500
3717Montreal Expos1487474.50016.05735383534-4040-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1477.500
4918St. Louis Cardinals1487276.48618.0533562-2932-4140-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II14410.286
51020Chicago Cubs1487078.47320.0588620-3234-4035-39L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1477.500
61124Philadelphia Phillies1486088.40530.0545675-13025-5034-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1358.385
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1468462.575--5764997742-2942-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium15105.667
249Houston Astros1477869.5316.55885662236-3942-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome15411.267
3512Cincinnati Reds1467769.5277.05875533438-3739-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium15105.667
4613San Francisco Giants1477671.5178.56195784134-3842-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1578.467
5815San Diego Padres1447272.50011.0510523-1330-3942-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium17116.647
61226Atlanta Braves1444995.34034.0502679-17725-5124-44L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium16511.313