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Tuesday August 25,1998This 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 1998-08-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics2Boston Red Sox3BoxGreg SwindellKenny RogersTom Gordon
Baltimore Orioles4Chicago White Sox6BoxChad BradfordMike Mussina(none)
Seattle Mariners4Cleveland Indians10BoxCharles NagyBill Swift(none)
Anaheim Angels7New York Yankees6BoxAllen WatsonMike StantonTroy Percival
Minnesota Twins4Tampa Bay Rays1BoxFrankie RodriguezRolando ArrojoRick Aguilera
Detroit Tigers8Texas Rangers7BoxBrian PowellTodd Stottlemyre(none)
Kansas City Royals0Toronto Blue Jays3BoxRoger ClemensChris Haney(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates9Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxSean LawrenceClint SodowskyRich Loiselle
Chicago Cubs9Cincinnati Reds10BoxJohn HudekTerry MulhollandGabe White
Milwaukee Brewers6Colorado Rockies11BoxDave VeresDavid Weathers(none)
Atlanta Braves2Houston Astros3BoxMike HamptonKevin MillwoodBilly Wagner
Montreal Expos3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDave MlickiMike ThurmanJeff Shaw
San Diego Padres5Philadelphia Phillies3BoxKevin BrownCurt SchillingTrevor Hoffman
New York Mets3San Francisco Giants7BoxRuss OrtizRick Reed(none)
Florida Marlins4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxRafael MedinaDonovan OsborneAntonio Alfonseca

Standings as of 1998-08-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1299435.729--78551327246-2448-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I332013.606
225Boston Red Sox1297752.59717.071957314638-3239-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park331518.455
3511Baltimore Orioles1316962.52726.06876266132-3437-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards311021.323
4713Toronto Blue Jays1336766.50429.0648649-130-3937-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome29218.724
51428Tampa Bay Rays1294980.38045.0474603-12923-3726-43L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field331419.424
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Cleveland Indians1307258.554--6826047837-3035-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field321715.531
2922Kansas City Royals1326072.45513.0589745-15636-3024-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium291217.414
31124Minnesota Twins1305872.44614.0597628-3130-3528-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome321220.375
41225Chicago White Sox1315873.44314.5651765-11425-4132-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II31229.710
51326Detroit Tigers1315180.38921.5562691-12926-4225-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium311417.452
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Anaheim Angels1327359.553--6586193936-2637-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field301218.400
2612Texas Rangers1316962.5273.57517282329-3340-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington311912.613
3821Seattle Mariners1306070.46212.0688693-525-3735-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome311615.516
41023Oakland Athletics1326072.45513.0661704-4325-3735-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum301416.467
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1328745.659--68349319040-2347-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field301911.633
248New York Mets1327260.54515.05825087430-3042-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium301614.533
3815Philadelphia Phillies1326468.48523.0592667-7529-3335-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium301119.367
41427Montreal Expos1335182.38336.5513653-14018-4333-39L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium291415.483
51630Florida Marlins1324686.34841.0547720-17319-4427-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium30822.267
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros1338350.624--74052421640-3043-20W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome291910.655
259Chicago Cubs1327161.53811.56616392228-3443-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field311912.613
3916Pittsburgh Pirates1326468.48518.55665531326-3637-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium30525.167
51017St. Louis Cardinals1326270.47020.5639659-2027-4335-27L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II30219.700
41118Milwaukee Brewers1326270.47020.5572647-7529-3333-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium301218.400
61320Cincinnati Reds1326171.46221.5595631-3634-3627-35W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field301614.533
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres1328547.644--64051412639-3246-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium301317.433
2610San Francisco Giants1327161.53814.06576045334-3537-26W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point311813.581
3714Los Angeles Dodgers1326567.49220.0553561-830-4135-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium301812.600
41219Colorado Rockies1336271.46623.5652695-4329-4033-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field291514.517
51529Arizona Diamondbacks1335083.37635.5551686-13526-4724-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark291514.517


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike MorganP38.322Traded by Twins to Cubs for Scott Downs and Cash.