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Thursday April 16,1998This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1998-04-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays6Anaheim Angels5BoxTony SaundersMike HoltzRoberto Hernandez
Chicago White Sox8Baltimore Orioles2BoxMike SirotkaMike Mussina(none)
Seattle Mariners3Minnesota Twins2BoxMike TimlinRick AguileraBobby Ayala
Kansas City Royals7Oakland Athletics12BoxTom CandiottiTim Belcher(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Atlanta Braves3BoxJohn SmoltzFrancisco CordovaMark Wohlers
Houston Astros7Cincinnati Reds4BoxMike HamptonDavid WeathersBilly Wagner
Los Angeles Dodgers4Colorado Rockies3BoxScott RadinskyJerry DiPotoJim Bruske
Philadelphia Phillies4Florida Marlins12BoxLivan HernandezTyler Green(none)
Milwaukee Brewers5Montreal Expos3BoxDoug JonesShayne Bennett(none)
Chicago Cubs8New York Mets4BoxKevin TapaniDave Mlicki(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTodd StottlemyreJoel AdamsonJeff Brantley
Arizona Diamondbacks8St. Louis Cardinals2BoxAndy BenesDonovan Osborne(none)

Standings as of 1998-04-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles14104.714--6750174-16-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1486979.466
247Boston Red Sox1495.6431.0736763-56-0W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1488365.561
358New York Yankees1174.6361.56568-33-44-0W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I15110744.709
469Tampa Bay Rays1385.6151.5726573-25-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1495594.369
51124Toronto Blue Jays1459.3575.05483-293-62-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1488365.561
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians13103.769--8365186-14-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1497970.530
2716Minnesota Twins1477.5003.59459354-33-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1486385.426
3920Chicago White Sox1367.4624.05375-224-42-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1497475.497
41022Kansas City Royals1569.4005.06585-203-43-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1466680.452
51429Detroit Tigers13310.2317.04580-351-82-2L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1496287.416
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Texas Rangers1394.692--9351423-26-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1497970.530
2819Anaheim Angels1367.4623.0605821-35-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1497970.530
31225Seattle Mariners15510.3335.09299-72-53-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1467175.486
41328Oakland Athletics13310.2316.06879-110-63-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1497178.477
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136New York Mets1495.643--5746113-26-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1487969.534
2611Atlanta Braves1596.6000.56948213-46-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1479750.660
3814Philadelphia Phillies1376.5381.55761-42-55-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1496881.456
41426Montreal Expos14410.2865.04071-311-53-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1486187.412
51527Florida Marlins15411.2675.57694-181-53-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1475097.340
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Milwaukee Brewers1495.643--7150217-22-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1486583.439
2713Chicago Cubs1596.6000.58059214-55-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1488167.547
3510St. Louis Cardinals1596.6000.510191104-35-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1477473.503
4917Houston Astros1688.5002.08673134-54-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1469452.644
51118Cincinnati Reds1578.4672.58473113-44-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1477077.476
61221Pittsburgh Pirates1679.4383.05172-213-64-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1466284.425
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Diego Padres15123.800--8962275-37-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1478661.585
2412San Francisco Giants1596.6003.07856224-25-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1488068.541
31015Los Angeles Dodgers1477.5004.55253-12-55-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1487672.514
41323Colorado Rockies16610.3756.592126-344-32-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1467175.486
51630Arizona Diamondbacks16313.1889.54492-482-81-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1466284.425