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Monday June 1,1998This 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 1998-06-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners9Baltimore Orioles10BoxAlan MillsTony FossasArmando Benitez
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers0BoxJaret WrightBryce Florie(none)
Anaheim Angels6Kansas City Royals3BoxShigetoshi HasegawaHipolito PichardoTroy Percival
Oakland Athletics8Minnesota Twins5BoxMike OquistEric MiltonBilly Taylor
Chicago White Sox4New York Yankees5BoxJeff NelsonMatt Karchner(none)
Texas Rangers1Tampa Bay Rays4BoxRolando ArrojoJohn BurkettRoberto Hernandez
Boston Red Sox9Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJim CorsiRandy Myers(none)
Florida Marlins2Chicago Cubs10BoxGeremi GonzalezRyan Dempster(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Colorado Rockies4BoxAndy BenesDarryl KileGregg Olson
Atlanta Braves5Milwaukee Brewers2BoxGreg MadduxSteve Woodard(none)
Montreal Expos2Philadelphia Phillies6BoxWayne GomesMike Maddux(none)
New York Mets3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJason SchmidtDave MlickiRicardo Rincon
St. Louis Cardinals2San Diego Padres3BoxSterling HitchcockTodd StottlemyreTrevor Hoffman
Cincinnati Reds3San Francisco Giants16BoxMark GardnerEddie Priest(none)

Standings as of 1998-06-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees513813.745--33222910319-819-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1117635.685
248Boston Red Sox543222.5937.52702601013-1219-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1086048.556
3614Toronto Blue Jays572829.49113.0247268-2115-1413-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1056045.571
4820Baltimore Orioles562630.46414.5281291-1013-1513-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1065353.500
5921Tampa Bay Rays552530.45515.0220254-3415-1510-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1073869.355
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Cleveland Indians553322.600--3152605517-1216-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1075651.523
21022Minnesota Twins542430.4448.52692462314-1210-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1084662.426
31225Chicago White Sox552332.41810.0279340-6112-1810-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1075750.533
41326Detroit Tigers522131.40410.5255296-4110-1911-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1104466.400
51427Kansas City Royals542133.38911.5239311-7213-138-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1075156.477
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Texas Rangers553322.600--3442885613-1220-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1075552.514
2512Anaheim Angels542826.5194.5250263-1312-1016-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1085751.528
3719Seattle Mariners562630.4647.5318312612-1614-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1055055.476
41123Oakland Athletics542331.4269.5282283-112-1511-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1085157.472
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves584018.690--31521110415-1025-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1046638.635
247New York Mets523121.5966.02391726712-1119-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1105753.518
31016Philadelphia Phillies542628.48112.0251272-2110-1616-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1084959.454
41428Montreal Expos562036.35719.0187279-926-1914-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1064561.425
51630Florida Marlins561739.30422.0262352-905-1912-20L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1063769.349
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Houston Astros553322.600--2852077817-1216-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1076938.645
2610Chicago Cubs563224.5711.52772522512-1320-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1075849.542
3711Milwaukee Brewers542826.5194.5235246-1112-1316-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1084662.426
4813St. Louis Cardinals552827.5095.0296297-110-1818-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1075552.514
51117Pittsburgh Pirates572730.4747.0228238-108-1719-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1054263.400
61218Cincinnati Reds582731.4667.5261282-2115-1612-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1045054.481
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres573621.632--2762175918-1618-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1056243.590
259San Francisco Giants583424.5862.52872305716-1618-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1055550.524
3915Los Angeles Dodgers562729.4828.5243250-714-1913-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1065650.528
41324Colorado Rockies572433.42112.0271316-4516-168-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1055352.505
51529Arizona Diamondbacks571839.31618.0217309-928-2310-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1054758.448


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Al BenjaminOF20.265Signed by independent Dubois County (Heartland) 
Matt CerianiC21.235Signed by independent Evansville (Frontier) 
Bobby ChouinardP26.031Claimed on waivers by Diamondbacks from Brewers. 
Ned DarleyP27.094Signed by independent Tri-City (Western) 
John DillingerP24.277Signed by independent Allentown (Northeast) 
Keith DunnP20.044signed 
Gerardo GarciaP18.109Signed by independent Mexico (Arizona) 
Brett GrayP21.286Signed by independent Kalamazoo (Frontier) 
Brett GrebeP27.189Signed by independent Mission Viejo (Western) 
Pete HartmannP27.019Signed by independent New Jersey (Northeast) 
Travis HughesP20.007signed 
Ron LindseyP14.039Traded by Padres to Tigers for Scott Sanders. 
Kevin MooreOF22.347Signed by independent Nashua (Atlantic) 
Ben Risinger3B-C20.188Signed by independent Springfield (Frontier) 
Chris RojasP21.063Signed by independent Canton (Frontier) 
Hank WoodmanP25.197Signed by independent Springfield (Frontier) 
Chris ZallieP23.117Signed by independent Kalamazoo (Frontier)