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MLB Games on Wednesday August 12, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL8Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP932,488Fenway ParkNight3:44Scott ServiceGreg Swindell------
Oakland AthleticsAL0Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP915,503Comiskey Park IIDay2:28Scott EyreJimmy HaynesBill SimasMachado
Texas RangersAL3Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP943,247Jacobs FieldNight3:07Bartolo ColonJohn BurkettMichael Jackson---
Anaheim AngelsAL3Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP912,485Tiger StadiumNight2:28Steve SparksSeth GreisingerTroy PercivalCatalanotto
Minnesota TwinsAL2New York YankeesAL11Box | PBP947,841Yankee Stadium IDay3:04David ConeLaTroy Hawkins---Brosius, Williams
Baltimore OriolesAL7Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL0Box | PBP929,211Tropicana FieldDay2:53Scott EricksonWilson Alvarez---Palmeiro
Seattle MarinersAL5Toronto Blue JaysAL11Box | PBP939,139SkyDomeDay2:53Nerio RodriguezBobby Ayala---Delgado, Rodriguez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Arizona DiamondbacksNL4Box | PBP941,510Bank One BallparkNight2:24Mike GraceBrian AndersonMark LeiterFrias, Parent
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP916,946Cinergy FieldNight2:53Jason SchmidtMike RemlingerRicardo RinconGarcia, Kendall
Montreal ExposNL2Colorado RockiesNL3Box | PBP946,872Coors FieldNight2:39Pedro AstacioJavier VazquezJerry DiPotoCastilla, Henley
Milwaukee BrewersNL0Houston AstrosNL3Box | PBP940,217AstrodomeNight2:39Randy JohnsonBrad Woodall---Biggio
Florida MarlinsNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP936,452Dodger StadiumNight3:00Rob StaniferAntonio OsunaMatt ManteiLee
Atlanta BravesNL1San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP940,597Qualcomm StadiumNight2:20Andy AshbyGreg Maddux---Caminiti, Lockhart
Chicago CubsNL10San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP925,1093Com ParkDay2:53Steve TrachselKirk Rueter---Aurilia, Blauser, Hayes, Rodriguez (2), Servais
New York MetsNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP1434,260Busch Stadium IINight4:42John FrascatoreJohn Franco---Fabregas, Piazza
15 record(s)
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 Wednesday, August 12, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1168729.750-71343627742-2145-8462719.587
AL East225Boston Red Sox1176948.59018.565152212935-3034-18452322.511
AL East3611Baltimore Orioles1196257.52126.56215764529-3233-25431726.395
AL East4713Toronto Blue Jays1206060.50029.0580596-1626-3634-24422814.667
AL East51327Tampa Bay Devil Rays1174671.39341.5419537-11820-3226-39451728.378
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central136Cleveland Indians1186652.559-6285408835-2731-25442321.523
AL Central2920Chicago White Sox1195465.45412.5592700-10824-3429-32432617.605
AL Central31022Kansas City Royals1195366.44513.5524675-15132-2921-37421923.452
AL Central41225Minnesota Twins1185266.44114.0541567-2627-3125-35441826.409
AL Central51428Detroit Tigers1184672.39020.0502614-11223-3523-37441925.432
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West148Texas Rangers1186454.542-6766571928-2836-26442420.545
AL West2510Anaheim Angels1196455.5380.55875721532-2432-31432122.488
AL West3819Seattle Mariners1185464.45810.06316062524-3430-30432221.512
AL West41123Oakland Athletics1205367.44212.0598654-5624-3429-33422121.500
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1207941.658-62845317537-2142-20422715.643
NL East259New York Mets1186454.54214.05284507828-2836-26442420.545
NL East3815Philadelphia Phillies1195861.48720.5533612-7927-3231-29431726.395
NL East41426Montreal Expos1214972.40530.5481592-11116-3833-34411625.390
NL East51630Florida Marlins1204476.36735.0510659-14918-4026-36421032.238
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1207446.617-66648218434-2840-18422814.667
NL Central247Chicago Cubs1216655.5458.56085693926-3240-23422418.571
NL Central3916Milwaukee Brewers1205862.48316.0521571-5028-2930-33421626.381
NL Central41017St. Louis Cardinals1195762.47916.5580595-1524-3733-25432617.605
NL Central51221Pittsburgh Pirates1205466.45020.0477494-1723-3431-32421527.357
NL Central61324Cincinnati Reds1205367.44221.0521575-5430-3323-34422418.571
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1207842.650-58546512034-2944-13422022.476
NL West2612San Francisco Giants1216358.52115.55935603330-3233-26422616.619
NL West3714Los Angeles Dodgers1206060.50018.0507509-228-3632-24422319.548
NL West41118Colorado Rockies1215665.46322.5601644-4325-3631-29412120.512
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1204575.37533.0494614-12023-4422-31422022.476
30 record(s)
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