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MLB Games on Thursday August 27, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL6Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP931,239Fenway ParkNight3:06Tom CandiottiPete SchourekBilly TaylorGarciaparra, O'Leary
Baltimore OriolesAL4Chicago White SoxAL7Box | PBP914,241Comiskey Park IINight2:45Jim ParqueScott EricksonBill SimasBecker, Norton, Palmeiro
Seattle MarinersAL10Cleveland IndiansAL4Box | PBP943,142Jacobs FieldNight2:56Jamie MoyerJaret Wright---Cora, Justice, Lofton, Rodriguez
Anaheim AngelsAL5New York YankeesAL6Box | PBP1129,213Yankee Stadium INight4:26Jay TessmerMike Fetters---Davis
Minnesota TwinsAL3Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL10Box | PBP923,314Tropicana FieldDay2:53Julio SantanaEric Milton---Flaherty
Kansas City RoyalsAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL11Box | PBP925,524SkyDomeNight2:50Kelvim EscobarJose Rosado---Canseco
Milwaukee BrewersNL4Arizona DiamondbacksNL0Box | PBP940,856Bank One BallparkNight2:12Rafael RoqueAndy BenesEric PlunkNilsson
Florida MarlinsNL3Cincinnati RedsNL12Box | PBP914,383Cinergy FieldNight2:53Steve ParrisLivan Hernandez---Boone (2), Larkin, Lee
Chicago CubsNL11Colorado RockiesNL10Box | PBP1050,093Coors FieldNight3:32Terry MulhollandMike MunozRod BeckBichette, Brown, Castilla, Hernandez
Montreal ExposNL9Los Angeles DodgersNL10Box | PBP930,971Dodger StadiumNight2:33Darren DreifortJeremy PowellScott RadinskyBeltre, Bonilla, Guerrero, Widger, Young
San Diego PadresNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP923,371Veterans StadiumDay2:40Stan SpencerPaul Byrd---Caminiti, Rivera, Sheets
New York MetsNL3San Francisco GiantsNL11Box | PBP917,8233Com ParkDay3:28Danny DarwinArmando Reynoso---Burks, Dunston, Kent, Piazza
Atlanta BravesNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP933,889Busch Stadium IINight2:33Denny NeagleMatt MorrisKerry LigtenbergGant, Jones
13 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 Thursday, August 27, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1329636.727-80253027246-2450-12301812.600
AL East225Boston Red Sox1317853.59517.572958314638-3240-21311417.452
AL East3612Baltimore Orioles1336964.51927.56966455132-3637-28291019.345
AL East4713Toronto Blue Jays1356867.50429.5661657430-3938-2827207.741
AL East51427Tampa Bay Devil Rays1315081.38245.5487613-12623-3727-44311318.419
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central136Cleveland Indians1327359.553-6916177437-3036-29301614.533
AL Central2922Kansas City Royals1346173.45513.0597758-16137-3124-42271116.407
AL Central31124Chicago White Sox1336073.45113.5670774-10425-4134-3329209.690
AL Central41225Minnesota Twins1325973.44714.0607641-3431-3628-37301119.367
AL Central51326Detroit Tigers1325181.38622.0568699-13126-4325-38301416.467
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Anaheim Angels1357461.548-6756363937-2837-33271116.407
AL West2511Texas Rangers1327062.5302.57597342529-3341-29301812.600
AL West3820Seattle Mariners1326171.46211.5701702-126-3835-33291514.517
AL West41023Oakland Athletics1346173.45512.5671714-4326-3835-35281315.464
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1348945.664-69549919642-2347-22281711.607
NL East249New York Mets1347361.54516.05895206931-3142-30281513.536
NL East3917Philadelphia Phillies1346470.47825.0593677-8429-3335-37281117.393
NL East41428Montreal Expos1355184.37838.5525667-14218-4533-39271413.519
NL East51630Florida Marlins1344787.35142.0557738-18120-4527-4228721.250
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1348351.619-74253021240-3043-2128199.679
NL Central258Chicago Cubs1347361.54510.06816513030-3443-27291712.586
NL Central3815Pittsburgh Pirates1336568.48917.55705561427-3637-3329425.138
NL Central41016Milwaukee Brewers1346470.47819.0582652-7031-3333-37281018.357
NL Central51218Cincinnati Reds1346272.46321.0609643-3434-3628-36281513.536
NL Central61119St. Louis Cardinals1346272.46321.0649672-2327-4335-2928217.750
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1348747.649-65051513541-3246-15281117.393
NL West2610San Francisco Giants1347262.53715.06696115834-3538-27291712.586
NL West3714Los Angeles Dodgers1346767.50020.0567573-630-4137-26281612.571
NL West41321Colorado Rockies1356273.45925.5667712-4529-4033-33271512.556
NL West51529Arizona Diamondbacks1355085.37037.5554694-14026-4724-38271512.556
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