Page Notes  
Events related to Thursday May 21, 1998 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Thursday May 21, 1998

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL2Anaheim AngelsAL12Box | PBP920,075Edison International FieldNight2:39Jason DicksonBlake Stein---Anderson, Edmonds (2), Grieve
Cleveland IndiansAL6Kansas City RoyalsAL2Box | PBP917,243Kauffman StadiumNight3:02Jaret WrightJose Rosado---Dunston
Detroit TigersAL6Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP1112,347Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay3:16Doug BrocailMike TrombleyTodd JonesCordova, Higginson
Baltimore OriolesAL1New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP934,588Yankee Stadium INight2:49Andy PettitteScott EricksonMariano RiveraPalmeiro
Seattle MarinersAL8Texas RangersAL9Box | PBP934,613The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:11Scott BailesBobby Ayala---Gonzalez, Griffey
Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP930,108SkyDomeDay2:47Juan GuzmanRolando Arrojo---Canseco (2), Green
Colorado RockiesNL0Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP934,611Turner FieldNight2:56Denny NeagleDarryl KileKerry Ligtenberg---
Los Angeles DodgersNL7Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP922,616Wrigley FieldDay3:10Ismael ValdezTerry AdamsAntonio OsunaCastro, Grace, Luke
Arizona DiamondbacksNL6Florida MarlinsNL4Box | PBP915,116Joe Robbie StadiumDay2:51Amaury TelemacoVic DarensbourgGregg OlsonJackson, Lee
San Francisco GiantsNL8Milwaukee BrewersNL1Box | PBP921,641County StadiumDay2:31Kirk RueterScott Karl---Burnitz
Houston AstrosNL6Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP97,601Olympic StadiumDay2:55Shane ReynoldsShayne Bennett---Everett
Cincinnati RedsNL1New York MetsNL6Box | PBP913,766Shea StadiumNight2:20Masato YoshiiMark Hutton---Baerga, Nieves, Olerud
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP922,706Veterans StadiumNight2:13Mike GraceTodd StottlemyreMark LeiterGant, Lieberthal
San Diego PadresNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP910,222Three Rivers StadiumNight2:12Jason SchmidtKevin BrownRicardo Rincon---
14 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 Thursday, May 21, 1998

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees40319.775-2461757115-616-31228339.680
AL East235Boston Red Sox442816.6365.02211903110-1018-61186454.542
AL East3614Toronto Blue Jays472324.48911.5199218-1911-1312-111156550.565
AL East4820Tampa Bay Devil Rays452025.44413.5180211-3112-138-121174374.368
AL East5921Baltimore Orioles462026.43514.0219232-1310-1310-131165957.509
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central148Cleveland Indians452619.578-2632234013-1113-81176354.538
AL Central21022Chicago White Sox441925.4326.5216266-5010-158-111186157.517
AL Central31224Minnesota Twins451926.4227.02142041010-119-151175166.436
AL Central41325Detroit Tigers421725.4057.5208236-288-169-91204872.400
AL Central51428Kansas City Royals451629.35610.0186261-7510-116-181165660.483
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Texas Rangers452916.644-2882246411-918-71175958.504
AL West2511Anaheim Angels452421.5335.0214215-19-915-121176156.521
AL West3719Seattle Mariners462125.4578.5262263-19-1412-111155560.478
AL West41123Oakland Athletics451926.42210.0236234210-139-131175562.470
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves473413.723-2561619514-720-61157243.626
NL East2610New York Mets432320.5359.0179145347-1016-101196554.546
NL East31117Philadelphia Phillies442123.47711.5199217-186-1415-91185464.458
NL East41427Montreal Expos451629.35617.0142221-794-1412-151174968.419
NL East51529Florida Marlins471532.31919.0228287-595-1510-171153976.339
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central136Houston Astros462917.630-2381657316-1013-71167343.629
NL Central247Chicago Cubs462719.5872.02191942511-1016-91176354.538
NL Central3813Milwaukee Brewers452322.5115.5199210-1112-1011-121175166.436
NL Central4712St. Louis Cardinals452322.5115.525325129-1514-71176057.513
NL Central5915Pittsburgh Pirates482325.4797.0188203-157-1316-121144668.404
NL Central61218Cincinnati Reds472225.4687.5217230-1312-1410-111155560.478
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124San Diego Padres473017.638-2261794715-1315-41156847.591
NL West259San Francisco Giants472720.5743.02151823313-1314-71166254.534
NL West31016Los Angeles Dodgers462224.4787.5201200110-1712-71166155.526
NL West41326Colorado Rockies471928.40411.0233281-4813-136-151155857.504
NL West51630Arizona Diamondbacks461432.30415.5180247-676-208-121165165.440
30 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