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Wednesday June 17,1998This 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 1998-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners2Anaheim Angels4BoxOmar OlivaresJeff FasseroTroy Percival
New York Yankees5Baltimore Orioles3BoxAndy PettitteMike MussinaMariano Rivera
Boston Red Sox12Chicago White Sox5BoxTim WakefieldScott EyreTom Gordon
Kansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians3BoxJose RosadoDwight GoodenJeff Montgomery
Minnesota Twins2Detroit Tigers6BoxBryce FlorieEric Milton(none)
Toronto Blue Jays1Tampa Bay Rays2BoxRolando ArrojoJuan GuzmanRoberto Hernandez
Oakland Athletics3Texas Rangers2BoxKenny RogersJohn BurkettBilly Taylor
Florida Marlins2Atlanta Braves6BoxGreg MadduxJesus Sanchez(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6Chicago Cubs5BoxBronswell PatrickKevin TapaniBob Wickman
Arizona Diamondbacks4Cincinnati Reds1BoxAndy BenesMike RemlingerGregg Olson
St. Louis Cardinals5Houston Astros6BoxC.J. NitkowskiJeff Brantley(none)
New York Mets4Montreal Expos5BoxUgueth UrbinaMel Rojas(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxCurt SchillingFrancisco Cordova(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2San Diego Padres3BoxTrevor HoffmanDennys Reyes(none)
Colorado Rockies3San Francisco Giants6BoxKirk RueterDarryl KileRobb Nen

Standings as of 1998-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees644816.750--39926213722-1126-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I986632.673
225Boston Red Sox684127.6039.03503054518-1423-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park945143.543
3615Baltimore Orioles713437.47917.5354371-1717-1917-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards914546.495
4718Toronto Blue Jays723438.47218.0323352-2916-1918-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome905436.600
51021Tampa Bay Rays693039.43520.5260318-5816-2114-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field933360.355
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians683929.574--3802998121-1518-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field945044.532
2920Minnesota Twins693237.4647.53293002916-1616-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome933855.409
31124Chicago White Sox702941.41411.0359429-7015-2413-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II925141.554
41327Kansas City Royals692742.39112.5293398-10516-1611-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium924547.489
51428Detroit Tigers672641.38812.5316375-5913-2413-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium953956.411
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Anaheim Angels694128.594--3463202620-1221-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field934449.473
2511Texas Rangers704030.5711.54283884017-1423-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington924844.522
3819Oakland Athletics693237.4649.0353359-615-1817-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum934251.452
41225Seattle Mariners712942.40813.0373387-1414-2415-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome904743.522
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves714922.690--39826313519-1130-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field915734.626
258New York Mets663828.5768.52862157117-1721-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium965046.521
3813Philadelphia Phillies683434.50013.5316335-1912-1722-17W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium944153.436
41426Montreal Expos692742.39121.0239342-10311-2216-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium933855.409
51630Florida Marlins702149.30027.5298415-1175-2616-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium923359.359
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros704327.614--36926610324-1519-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome925933.641
2610Chicago Cubs704030.5713.03443242014-1726-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field935043.538
3712Milwaukee Brewers683533.5157.0306316-1018-1617-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium943955.415
41016Pittsburgh Pirates713437.4799.5278289-1110-2124-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium913556.385
51117St. Louis Cardinals693336.4789.5368368015-2418-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II935043.538
61323Cincinnati Reds723042.41714.0298355-5715-2115-21L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field904743.522
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres714625.648--3512688319-1827-7W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium915239.571
246San Francisco Giants724329.5973.53462885819-1924-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point914645.505
3914Los Angeles Dodgers703436.48611.5297306-916-2218-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium924943.533
41222Colorado Rockies723042.41716.5318378-6019-2211-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field904743.522
51529Arizona Diamondbacks712447.33822.0291375-8412-2712-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark914150.451


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Nate BumpP21.328signed 
Eric Hinske1B20.316signed 
Aubrey Huff1B21.179signed 
Omar Moraga2B-3B21.025signed