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MLB Games on Friday August 21, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL9Anaheim AngelsAL4Box | PBP936,052Edison International FieldNight3:00Chris CarpenterJeff Juden---Canseco, Delgado (2), Velarde
Cleveland IndiansAL6Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP948,374Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight3:30Jaret WrightScott Kamieniecki---Greene, Palmeiro
Boston Red SoxAL9Minnesota TwinsAL2Box | PBP916,786Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:54Steve AveryEric Milton---Buford, Garciaparra, Lawton
Detroit TigersAL2Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP910,196Network Associates ColiseumNight2:33Mike OquistBryce FlorieBilly TaylorClark, Encarnacion
Chicago White SoxAL4Seattle MarinersAL5Box | PBP934,421The KingdomeNight2:59Jose PaniaguaKeith FoulkeMike TimlinBelle, Buhner, Martinez
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL5Box | PBP1125,368Tropicana FieldNight3:27Matt WhisenantEsteban YanJeff MontgomeryMcGriff, Palmer, Sorrento
New York YankeesAL5Texas RangersAL0Box | PBP945,841The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:42David WellsEsteban Loaiza---Jeter, Knoblauch, Martinez (2)
San Diego PadresNL4Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP948,268Turner FieldNight2:16John SmoltzJoey HamiltonKerry LigtenbergGalarraga
San Francisco GiantsNL5Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP939,059Wrigley FieldDay2:49Felix HerediaRobb Nen---Kent, Sosa
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Florida MarlinsNL1Box | PBP919,853Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:42Chan Ho ParkLivan Hernandez---Beltre, Mondesi
Houston AstrosNL5Milwaukee BrewersNL2Box | PBP926,820County StadiumNight3:00Sean BergmanBill PulsipherJay PowellHidalgo, Jenkins
Colorado RockiesNL3Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP911,626Olympic StadiumNight2:57Dave VeresUgueth Urbina---Castilla
St. Louis CardinalsNL10New York MetsNL5Box | PBP90Shea StadiumNight3:28Matt MorrisHideo Nomo---Gant, Harris
St. Louis CardinalsNL0New York MetsNL1Box | PBP952,320Shea StadiumNight2:48Armando ReynosoManny AybarJohn FrancoAlfonzo
Arizona DiamondbacksNL0Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP917,144Veterans StadiumNight2:15Mark PortugalOmar DaalWayne Gomes---
Cincinnati RedsNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL14Box | PBP917,007Three Rivers StadiumNight2:39Chris PetersBrett Tomko---Kendall, Martin
16 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Friday, August 21, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1259332.744-75447827645-2348-9372116.568
AL East225Boston Red Sox1267551.59518.570856614237-3138-20361719.472
AL East3510Baltimore Orioles1286860.53126.56766136332-3336-27341123.324
AL East4713Toronto Blue Jays1296663.51229.0639634530-3736-26332211.667
AL East51428Tampa Bay Devil Rays1264977.38944.5466585-11923-3726-40361422.389
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central138Cleveland Indians1277057.551-6655937236-2934-28351916.543
AL Central21022Chicago White Sox1275770.44913.0629742-11325-3831-33352312.657
AL Central31123Kansas City Royals1285771.44513.5568732-16433-2924-42331518.455
AL Central41225Minnesota Twins1275671.44114.0588619-3129-3527-36351421.400
AL Central51327Detroit Tigers1264977.38920.5541660-11924-3925-38361620.444
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West149Anaheim Angels1286959.539-6366072934-2635-33341618.471
AL West2611Texas Rangers1276760.5281.57176932429-3338-27352114.600
AL West3820Oakland Athletics1285870.45311.0641693-5225-3633-34341618.471
AL West4921Seattle Mariners1265769.45211.0665667-225-3632-33351916.543
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1288444.656-65847518340-2244-22342212.647
NL East256New York Mets1287157.55513.05624847830-2941-28341717.500
NL East3815Philadelphia Phillies1286365.49221.0580653-7329-3334-32341222.353
NL East41426Montreal Expos1295178.39533.5509627-11818-4233-36331419.424
NL East51630Florida Marlins1284583.35239.0530695-16518-4427-3934925.265
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1297950.612-70451319137-3042-20332310.697
NL Central247Chicago Cubs1287157.5557.56435964728-3343-24351916.543
NL Central3916St. Louis Cardinals1286266.48416.5624632-827-4035-26342113.618
NL Central41017Milwaukee Brewers1286167.47717.5545612-6729-3232-35341321.382
NL Central51118Pittsburgh Pirates1286068.46918.5534535-125-3635-3234925.265
NL Central61324Cincinnati Reds1285771.44521.5563621-5831-3626-35342014.588
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1288246.641-61149012136-3146-15341618.471
NL West2612San Francisco Giants1286761.52315.06285884031-3536-26352213.629
NL West3714Los Angeles Dodgers1286464.50018.0534535-130-3834-26341915.559
NL West41219Colorado Rockies1295970.45723.5632680-4827-3932-31331815.545
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1294881.37234.5528660-13224-4624-35331716.515
30 record(s)
Glossary:
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