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Events on this Date

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Event NameNotes
Retired Number#20 Retired by Cincinnati Reds for Frank Robinson
1 record(s)
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Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting

MLB Games on Friday May 22, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL3Anaheim AngelsAL10Box | PBP934,363Edison International FieldNight2:32Omar OlivaresBob Tewksbury---Cordova, Erstad, Fielder, Salmon
New York YankeesAL4Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP933,605Fenway ParkNight2:30Tim WakefieldJeff NelsonTom GordonO'Leary, Williams
Detroit TigersAL9Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP913,324Comiskey Park IINight2:42Justin ThompsonScott Eyre---Durham, Oliver
Toronto Blue JaysAL7Cleveland IndiansAL9Box | PBP943,269Jacobs FieldNight3:21Dave BurbaErik HansonMichael JacksonFryman
Baltimore OriolesAL5Oakland AthleticsAL9Box | PBP911,035Network Associates ColiseumNight3:16Tom CandiottiScott Kamieniecki---Grieve, Palmeiro
Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL5Seattle MarinersAL2Box | PBP929,522The KingdomeNight3:16Jason JohnsonJamie MoyerRoberto HernandezCairo
Kansas City RoyalsAL10Texas RangersAL13Box | PBP938,411The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:35John WettelandJeff Montgomery---Conine, Dye, Gonzalez, Mack, Offerman
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Arizona DiamondbacksNL0Box | PBP948,299Bank One BallparkNight2:06Darren DreifortAndy Benes---Vizcaino
Chicago CubsNL2Atlanta BravesNL8Box | PBP943,576Turner FieldNight2:22Greg MadduxMark Clark---Galarraga, Sosa, Williams
Colorado RockiesNL3Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP921,410Cinergy FieldNight2:48Jamey WrightDavid WeathersJerry DiPoto---
Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Florida MarlinsNL3Box | PBP922,057Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:33Livan HernandezEsteban Loaiza------
San Diego PadresNL9Houston AstrosNL6Box | PBP928,550AstrodomeNight3:12Dan MiceliC.J. NitkowskiTrevor HoffmanBiggio (2), Gwynn, Myers, Vaughn (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP1011,588Olympic StadiumNight3:03Wayne GomesAnthony TelfordMark LeiterGuerrero, Lewis, Perez, Rolen, White
Milwaukee BrewersNL2New York MetsNL3Box | PBP922,307Shea StadiumNight2:19Rick ReedBrad WoodallJohn Franco---
San Francisco GiantsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP1247,549Busch Stadium IINight3:37Curtis KingJulian Tavarez---Lankford, McGwire, Mueller
15 record(s)
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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, May 22, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees413110.756-2501807015-716-31218338.686
AL East235Boston Red Sox452916.6444.02261943210-1019-61176354.538
AL East3616Toronto Blue Jays482325.47911.5206227-2111-1412-111146549.570
AL East4719Tampa Bay Devil Rays462125.45712.5185213-2813-138-121164274.362
AL East51022Baltimore Orioles472027.42614.0224241-1710-1410-131155956.513
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central147Cleveland Indians462719.587-2722304213-1114-81166254.534
AL Central21123Chicago White Sox451926.4227.5221275-5410-158-121176156.521
AL Central31224Detroit Tigers431825.4197.5217241-249-169-91194772.395
AL Central41326Minnesota Twins461927.4138.0217214310-129-151165165.440
AL Central51428Kansas City Royals461630.34811.0196274-7810-126-181155659.487
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Texas Rangers463016.652-3012346711-919-71165858.500
AL West2511Anaheim Angels462521.5435.022421869-916-121166056.517
AL West3820Seattle Mariners472126.4479.5264268-49-1412-121145559.482
AL West4921Oakland Athletics462026.43510.0245239610-1310-131165462.466
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves483513.729-26416310114-721-61147143.623
NL East2610New York Mets442420.5459.0182147357-1017-101186454.542
NL East31015Philadelphia Phillies452223.48911.5206222-167-1415-91175364.453
NL East41427Montreal Expos461630.34818.0147228-814-1412-161164967.422
NL East51529Florida Marlins481632.33319.0231288-575-1511-171143876.333
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central136Houston Astros472918.617-2441747016-1013-81157342.635
NL Central248Chicago Cubs472720.5742.02212021911-1116-91166353.543
NL Central3712St. Louis Cardinals462422.5224.525725439-1515-71165957.509
NL Central4813Milwaukee Brewers462323.5005.5201213-1212-1111-121165165.440
NL Central51117Pittsburgh Pirates492326.4697.0189206-177-1416-121134667.407
NL Central61218Cincinnati Reds482226.4587.5219233-1412-1410-121145559.482
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124San Diego Padres483117.646-2351855016-1315-41146747.588
NL West259San Francisco Giants482721.5634.02181863213-1414-71156253.539
NL West3914Los Angeles Dodgers472324.4897.5206200611-1712-71156055.522
NL West41325Colorado Rockies482028.41711.0236283-4714-136-151145757.500
NL West51630Arizona Diamondbacks471433.29816.5180252-726-208-131155164.443
30 record(s)
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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