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Monday July 27,1998This 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 1998-07-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Anaheim Angels6Kansas City Royals1BoxAllen WatsonPat RappShigetoshi Hasegawa
Oakland Athletics5Tampa Bay Rays11BoxBryan RekarBlake Stein(none)
Chicago Cubs6Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxSteve TrachselWillie Blair(none)
Atlanta Braves3Cincinnati Reds2BoxRudy SeanezStan BelindaKerry Ligtenberg
Pittsburgh Pirates7Colorado Rockies8BoxCurt LeskanicJeff McCurry(none)
Florida Marlins1Houston Astros9BoxJose LimaBrian Meadows(none)

Standings as of 1998-07-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees997326.737--58238519735-1838-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I634122.651
225Boston Red Sox1036043.58315.05564629427-2633-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park593227.542
3615Baltimore Orioles1055253.49524.0529524521-2831-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards572730.474
4716Toronto Blue Jays1075255.48625.0499526-2724-3328-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome553619.655
51427Tampa Bay Rays1034162.39834.0382480-9819-3122-31W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field592237.373
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Cleveland Indians1045945.567--5624669629-2130-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field583028.517
2818Minnesota Twins1034855.46610.54754621325-2723-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome592237.373
31022Kansas City Royals1044658.44213.0449578-12928-2418-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium572631.456
41224Chicago White Sox1054659.43813.5533630-9721-3124-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II573423.596
51326Detroit Tigers1034459.42714.5460529-6921-3223-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium592138.356
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Anaheim Angels1045747.548--5104961428-2229-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field582830.483
259Texas Rangers1045648.5381.06025772526-2530-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington583226.552
3920Seattle Mariners1044856.4629.05615412020-3228-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome572829.491
41123Oakland Athletics1044658.44211.0524557-3322-3024-28L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum582830.483
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1067036.660--54839115732-1838-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field563620.643
2611New York Mets1025448.52914.04423717124-2630-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium603426.567
3712Philadelphia Phillies1035449.52414.5479516-3724-2630-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium592138.356
41428Montreal Expos1054065.38129.5401527-12616-3524-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium572532.439
51529Florida Marlins1063868.35832.0444585-14114-3624-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium561640.286
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros1056243.590--57542614930-2632-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome574017.702
247Chicago Cubs1066046.5662.55304884223-2637-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field573027.526
3914Milwaukee Brewers1055352.5059.0472492-2025-2328-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium572136.368
41017St. Louis Cardinals1044955.47112.5510533-2321-3428-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II583424.586
51119Pittsburgh Pirates1064957.46213.5418433-1519-3130-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium562036.357
61325Cincinnati Reds1064660.43416.5440506-6626-3120-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field563125.554
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres1056936.657--53041811231-2538-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium572928.509
2510San Francisco Giants1055649.53313.04984534524-2832-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point583325.569
3813Los Angeles Dodgers1055451.51415.04594441524-3030-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium572928.509
41221Colorado Rockies1064759.44322.5511567-5621-3326-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field563026.536
51630Arizona Diamondbacks1053768.35232.0427545-11818-4019-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark572829.491


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Joel BennettP28.177Released by Orioles.