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MLB Games on Wednesday August 26, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL4Boston Red SoxAL7Box | PBP926,379Fenway ParkNight3:08John WasdinTim WorrellTom Gordon---
Baltimore OriolesAL5Chicago White SoxAL12Box | PBP913,511Comiskey Park IINight3:10James BaldwinJuan Guzman---Palmeiro, Ripken, Thomas, Webster
Seattle MarinersAL3Cleveland IndiansAL5Box | PBP943,091Jacobs FieldNight2:39Dave BurbaJeff FasseroMichael JacksonMartinez, Ramirez, Sexson
Anaheim AngelsAL6New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP920,077Yankee Stadium IDay3:16Jeff JudenRyan BradleyTroy PercivalMartinez, Williams
Anaheim AngelsAL6New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP928,837Yankee Stadium INight3:16Mariano RiveraMike Fetters---Bush, Edmonds (2)
Minnesota TwinsAL7Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL3Box | PBP923,059Tropicana FieldNight3:14Bob TewksburyTony SaundersRick Aguilera---
Detroit TigersAL6Texas RangersAL8Box | PBP922,618The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:02Esteban LoaizaBryce FlorieJohn WettelandCatalanotto, Goodwin
Kansas City RoyalsAL7Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP925,557SkyDomeNight2:25Tim BelcherChris Carpenter---Palmer
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Arizona DiamondbacksNL3Box | PBP939,906Bank One BallparkNight3:12Jeff TabakaOmar DaalRich Loiselle---
Chicago CubsNL9Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP920,315Cinergy FieldDay2:46Kerry WoodBrett Tomko---Boone, Sosa
Milwaukee BrewersNL6Colorado RockiesNL5Box | PBP942,395Coors FieldNight2:39Bill PulsipherJamey Wright---Cirillo
Atlanta BravesNL6Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP932,651AstrodomeNight2:48John SmoltzSean Bergman---Lopez
Montreal ExposNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP934,039Dodger StadiumNight2:36Jeff ShawSteve Kline---Fullmer, Karros, Young
San Diego PadresNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Box | PBP915,656Veterans StadiumNight2:27Joey HamiltonMark PortugalTrevor HoffmanFinley
New York MetsNL4San Francisco GiantsNL1Box | PBP918,2273Com ParkDay2:43Hideo NomoOrel Hershiser---Harris
Florida MarlinsNL7St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP1030,004Busch Stadium IINight3:33Antonio AlfonsecaJuan Acevedo---Floyd, Kotsay, Lee, Mabry, McGwire, Orie
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 Wednesday, August 26, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1319536.725-79652527146-2449-12311912.613
AL East225Boston Red Sox1307852.60016.572657714938-3240-20321418.438
AL East3612Baltimore Orioles1326963.52326.56926385432-3537-28301020.333
AL East4713Toronto Blue Jays1346767.50029.5650656-630-3937-2828217.750
AL East51428Tampa Bay Devil Rays1304981.37745.5477610-13323-3726-44321418.438
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central136Cleveland Indians1317358.557-6876078037-3036-28311615.516
AL Central2820Kansas City Royals1336172.45913.0596747-15137-3024-42281117.393
AL Central31124Minnesota Twins1315972.45014.0604631-2731-3528-37311120.355
AL Central41225Chicago White Sox1325973.44714.5663770-10725-4133-3330219.700
AL Central51326Detroit Tigers1325181.38622.5568699-13126-4325-38301416.467
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Anaheim Angels1347460.552-6706304037-2737-33281117.393
AL West2511Texas Rangers1327062.5303.07597342529-3341-29301812.600
AL West3922Seattle Mariners1316071.45812.5691698-725-3835-33301614.533
AL West41023Oakland Athletics1336073.45113.5665711-4625-3835-35291415.483
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1338845.662-68949519441-2347-22291811.621
NL East248New York Mets1337360.54915.05865097731-3042-30291514.517
NL East3916Philadelphia Phillies1336469.48124.0592669-7729-3335-36291118.379
NL East41427Montreal Expos1345183.38137.5516657-14118-4433-39281414.500
NL East51630Florida Marlins1334786.35341.0554726-17220-4427-4229722.241
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1348351.619-74253021240-3043-2128199.679
NL Central259Chicago Cubs1337261.54110.56706412929-3443-27301812.600
NL Central3815Pittsburgh Pirates1336568.48917.55705561427-3637-3329425.138
NL Central41017Milwaukee Brewers1336370.47419.5578652-7430-3333-37291118.379
NL Central51118St. Louis Cardinals1336271.46620.5645666-2127-4335-2829218.724
NL Central61321Cincinnati Reds1336172.45921.5597640-4334-3627-36291613.552
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1338647.647-64251412840-3246-15291217.414
NL West2610San Francisco Giants1337162.53415.06586085034-3537-27301812.600
NL West3714Los Angeles Dodgers1336667.49620.0557564-730-4136-26291712.586
NL West41219Colorado Rockies1346272.46324.5657701-4429-4033-32281513.536
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1345084.37336.5554690-13626-4724-37281513.536
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