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MLB Games on Friday September 23, 1988

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL4Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP924,792Memorial StadiumNight2:56Tom NiedenfuerWalt Terrell---Evans, Nokes
Minnesota TwinsAL7California AngelsAL1Box | PBP923,902Anaheim StadiumNight3:13Roy SmithChuck Finley------
Kansas City RoyalsAL0Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP911,548Comiskey ParkNight2:36Jerry ReussBret SaberhagenBobby Thigpen---
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Cleveland IndiansAL2Box | PBP97,995Cleveland StadiumNight2:58Jimmy KeyGreg SwindellTom HenkeBell, Medina
Oakland AthleticsAL9Milwaukee BrewersAL8Box | PBP1424,163County StadiumNight5:04Gene NelsonChris BosioTodd BurnsCanseco, Deer, McGwire
Boston Red SoxAL10New York YankeesAL9Box | PBP951,511Yankee Stadium INight3:53Dennis LampDale MohorcicLee SmithEvans, Mattingly, Pagliarulo, Ward
Seattle MarinersAL2Texas RangersAL3Box | PBP1011,143Arlington StadiumNight3:01Charlie HoughMike Schooler---Sierra
Cincinnati RedsNL5Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP910,223Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:44Randy St. ClaireJohn SmoltzJohn FrancoDavis, Murphy
Montreal ExposNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP913,386Veterans StadiumNight3:16Jeff ParrettKent TekulveTim Burke---
Chicago CubsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP1019,552Three Rivers StadiumNight3:16Jamie MoyerBob Kipper---Bonds
Houston AstrosNL3San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP129,929Jack Murphy StadiumNight3:00Dave LeiperDanny Darwin---Alomar, Bass, Davis
Los Angeles DodgersNL3San Francisco GiantsNL0Box | PBP922,341Candlestick ParkNight2:38Orel HershiserAtlee Hammaker---Hatcher
New York MetsNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP933,290Busch Stadium IINight2:03John CostelloDwight Gooden------
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, September 23, 1988

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East124Boston Red Sox1538766.569-77464612834-4153-25927.222
AL East248Milwaukee Brewers1558372.5355.06575877039-3944-33743.571
AL East359New York Yankees1528171.5335.57427142836-3845-33945.444
AL East4610Detroit Tigers1548272.5325.56706323835-4147-31862.750
AL East5813Toronto Blue Jays1548074.5197.57126605238-3842-36871.875
AL East61020Cleveland Indians1537281.47115.0640700-6034-4738-34963.667
AL East71425Baltimore Orioles1525399.34933.5531745-21420-5833-41918.111
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics1549955.643-76859617247-2952-26853.625
AL West235Minnesota Twins1548569.55214.07206457542-3743-32862.750
AL West3711Kansas City Royals1538073.52318.56736145939-4041-33844.500
AL West4917California Angels1557580.48424.5690731-4140-3635-44707.000
AL West51121Texas Rangers1526785.44131.0601698-9729-4438-41936.333
AL West61222Chicago White Sox1526686.43432.0598725-12729-4737-39954.556
AL West71323Seattle Mariners1536390.41235.5626709-8328-4835-42853.625
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112New York Mets1529458.618-64649615041-3453-24862.750
NL East236Pittsburgh Pirates1528270.53912.06175734441-3541-35835.375
NL East3715Montreal Expos1547777.50018.06025624037-4340-34844.500
NL East4918St. Louis Cardinals1547480.48121.0549588-3933-4241-38826.250
NL East51019Chicago Cubs1547381.47422.0614653-3935-4037-42844.500
NL East61124Philadelphia Phillies1546193.39634.0563703-14025-5335-41743.571
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123Los Angeles Dodgers1549064.584-6055218447-2943-35743.571
NL West247Cincinnati Reds1538271.5367.56175694839-3743-34853.625
NL West3512Houston Astros1548074.51910.0600593736-4044-34826.250
NL West4614San Francisco Giants1547975.51311.06456024337-4142-34844.500
NL West5816San Diego Padres1537677.49713.5554569-1533-4443-33871.875
NL West61226Atlanta Braves15252100.34237.0532715-18325-5327-47826.250
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