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Games on 1988-09-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees1Boston Red Sox3BoxBruce HurstCharles Hudson(none)
Texas Rangers7California Angels4BoxCharlie HoughTerry ClarkDwayne Henry
Baltimore Orioles3Detroit Tigers7BoxDoyle AlexanderGregg OlsonMike Henneman
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins3BoxAllan AndersonJerry ReussJeff Reardon
Kansas City Royals2Oakland Athletics3BoxEric PlunkTom GordonDennis Eckersley
Milwaukee Brewers0Seattle Mariners11BoxMike MooreMike Birkbeck(none)
Cleveland Indians12Toronto Blue Jays3BoxGreg SwindellJimmy KeyJeff Dedmon
San Diego Padres9Atlanta Braves4BoxEric ShowPete SmithLance McCullers
San Diego Padres3Atlanta Braves6BoxTom GlavineDennis RasmussenPaul Assenmacher
St. Louis Cardinals4Chicago Cubs6BoxJeff PicoJohn Costello(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Cincinnati Reds3BoxJesse OroscoRob MurphyJay Howell
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros2BoxRick ReuschelJim Deshaies(none)
Montreal Expos2New York Mets6BoxRon DarlingBryn Smith(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDoug DrabekDon CarmanJeff Robinson

Standings as of 1988-09-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1488464.568--73862511332-3952-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1459.357
247Detroit Tigers1487969.5345.06506143634-4045-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1495.643
369New York Yankees1477869.5315.57166902636-3742-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1477.500
4711Milwaukee Brewers1507971.5276.06195665335-3944-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1284.667
5814Toronto Blue Jays1497673.5108.56966415537-3839-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium13112.846
61019Cleveland Indians1487177.48013.0631683-5233-4438-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1477.500
71425Baltimore Orioles1465195.34932.0515721-20619-5532-40L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium15312.200
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1499455.631--73357715646-2948-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum13103.769
235Minnesota Twins1488365.56110.56936118240-3443-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1486.571
358Kansas City Royals1487969.53414.56565906638-3641-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1358.385
4916California Angels1497475.49720.0671693-2240-3634-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium13112.077
51121Texas Rangers1476582.44228.0585676-9129-4336-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1459.357
61222Chicago White Sox1476285.42231.0574712-13826-4636-39L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1495.643
71323Seattle Mariners1486187.41232.5603681-7828-4733-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1376.538
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1479057.612--62748314441-3349-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium13103.769
236Pittsburgh Pirates1477968.53711.05945573738-3441-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1367.462
3817Montreal Expos1497475.49717.05755443134-4140-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1376.538
4918St. Louis Cardinals1497277.48319.0537568-3132-4240-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1349.308
51020Chicago Cubs1497178.47720.0594624-3034-4036-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1367.462
61124Philadelphia Phillies1496089.40331.0547682-13525-5034-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1257.417
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1988 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1478562.578--5805027843-2942-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1495.643
2410Houston Astros1487870.5277.55905702036-3942-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome14410.286
3512Cincinnati Reds1477770.5248.05905573338-3739-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium14104.714
4613San Francisco Giants1487771.5208.56235804335-3842-33W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1468.429
5715San Diego Padres1467373.50011.5522533-1131-4042-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium15105.667
61226Atlanta Braves1465096.34234.5512691-17925-5125-45W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium14410.286