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Monday August 10,1998This 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 1998-08-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox5BoxJim ParqueKenny RogersBill Simas
Anaheim Angels6Detroit Tigers2BoxOmar OlivaresFrank Castillo(none)
Minnesota Twins3New York Yankees7BoxHideki IrabuFrankie Rodriguez(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Tampa Bay Rays1BoxJuan GuzmanTony SaundersArmando Benitez
Philadelphia Phillies3Arizona Diamondbacks0BoxCurt SchillingOmar Daal(none)
Montreal Expos2Colorado Rockies6BoxJamey WrightAnthony Telford(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2Houston Astros5BoxScott ElartonChad FoxBilly Wagner
Florida Marlins3San Diego Padres2BoxLivan HernandezKevin Brown(none)
Chicago Cubs8San Francisco Giants5BoxKevin TapaniRuss OrtizRod Beck
New York Mets4St. Louis Cardinals2BoxAl LeiterMatt MorrisJohn Franco

Standings as of 1998-08-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1148529.746--69543426142-2143-8W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I482919.604
225Boston Red Sox1156847.59117.564051013035-3033-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park472423.511
3611Baltimore Orioles1176156.52125.56135743928-3133-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards451827.400
4715Toronto Blue Jays1185860.49229.0562587-2526-3632-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome443014.682
51428Tampa Bay Rays1154570.39140.5417529-11220-3225-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field471829.383
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Cleveland Indians1166551.560--6215358635-2730-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field462422.522
2920Chicago White Sox1175364.45312.5586694-10824-3428-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II452718.600
31022Minnesota Twins1165264.44813.0539549-1027-2925-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome461828.391
41123Kansas City Royals1175265.44413.5512664-15231-2821-37L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium442024.455
51327Detroit Tigers1164670.39719.0496606-11023-3523-35L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium461927.413
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Texas Rangers1166353.543--6716502127-2736-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington462521.543
2510Anaheim Angels1176255.5301.55795661330-2432-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field452322.511
3818Seattle Mariners1165462.4669.06225883424-3230-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome452223.489
41224Oakland Athletics1185266.44112.0592648-5623-3329-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum442222.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1187939.669--62644518137-1942-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field442717.614
259New York Mets1166353.54315.05164427427-2736-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium462521.543
3916Philadelphia Phillies1175760.48721.5523601-7826-3131-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium451827.400
41426Montreal Expos1194970.41230.5473574-10116-3633-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium431627.372
51630Florida Marlins1184276.35637.0499651-15216-4026-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium441232.273
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros1187246.610--65747718034-2838-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome443014.682
247Chicago Cubs1196554.5467.55915593225-3140-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field442519.568
3814Milwaukee Brewers1185860.49214.0516562-4628-2730-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium441628.364
41017St. Louis Cardinals1175661.47915.5572583-1124-3732-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II452718.600
51221Cincinnati Reds1185365.44919.0517563-4630-3323-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field442420.545
61325Pittsburgh Pirates1185266.44120.0465490-2521-3431-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium441727.386
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres1187642.644--57746311434-2942-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium442222.500
2612San Francisco Giants1196257.52114.55835434030-3232-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point442717.614
3713Los Angeles Dodgers1186058.50816.0499498128-3632-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium442321.523
41119Colorado Rockies1195465.45422.5583636-5325-3629-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field432320.535
51529Arizona Diamondbacks1184474.37332.0483604-12123-4421-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark442123.477


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jermaine AllensworthCF26.212Sent to Mets by Royals for future considerations. 
Manuel BarriosP23.323Claimed on waivers by Marlins from Dodgers. 
Mike FettersP33.234Sent to Angels by Athletics for future considerations. 
Cecil Fielder1B34.324Released by Angels. 
Willie Greene3B26.322Traded by Reds to Orioles for Jeff Hammonds. 
Jeff HammondsRF-CF27.158Traded by Orioles to Reds for Willie Greene.