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MLB Games on Friday August 28, 1998

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP947,530Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight2:51Pat RappSidney PonsonJeff MontgomeryBordick, Palmeiro, Sutton
Anaheim AngelsAL7Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP932,470Fenway ParkNight3:25Ken HillSteve Avery------
Texas RangersAL6Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP100Comiskey Park IIDay2:49Xavier HernandezBob HowryJohn WettelandAbbott, Belle, Clark (2), Durham, Gonzalez, Rodriguez
Texas RangersAL7Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP914,280Comiskey Park IINight3:21Bryan WardEric GundersonBob HowryCameron, Caruso, Clayton, Durham, Greer, Kelly, Ventura
Oakland AthleticsAL14Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP1043,191Jacobs FieldNight3:50Gil HerediaSteve Reed---Giambi, Giles
Tampa Bay Devil RaysAL4Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP919,534Tiger StadiumNight2:49Jim MecirBrian MoehlerRoberto HernandezTrammell
Seattle MarinersAL3New York YankeesAL10Box | PBP949,789Yankee Stadium INight2:59Orlando HernandezPaul Spoljaric---Brosius, Davis, Ducey, Monahan
Minnesota TwinsAL6Toronto Blue JaysAL7Box | PBP926,268SkyDomeNight2:55Woody WilliamsMike TrombleyDan PlesacCanseco, Green (2)
Milwaukee BrewersNL3Arizona DiamondbacksNL6Box | PBP941,505Bank One BallparkNight2:41Brian AndersonBrad WoodallGregg OlsonCirillo, White
Florida MarlinsNL8Cincinnati RedsNL10Box | PBP918,293Cinergy FieldNight2:54Scott SullivanRob StaniferGabe WhiteBoone, Gonzalez
Chicago CubsNL10Colorado RockiesNL5Box | PBP948,223Coors FieldNight3:07Steve TrachselJohn Thomson---Hernandez, Sosa, Trachsel, Walker
Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP940,709AstrodomeNight2:23Randy JohnsonFrancisco Cordova------
New York MetsNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP1052,154Dodger StadiumNight4:02Dennis CookJeff ShawJohn FrancoKarros, Olerud, Piazza, Sheffield
Montreal ExposNL8San Diego PadresNL12Box | PBP921,518Qualcomm StadiumNight3:21Donne WallMike Maddux---Guerrero, Sweeney, Vaughn, Widger
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4San Francisco GiantsNL3Box | PBP1014,3173Com ParkNight3:00Mark LeiterRobb Nen------
Atlanta BravesNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP1045,666Busch Stadium IINight3:28Juan AcevedoDennis Martinez---Tatis
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 28, 1998

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1339736.729-81253327946-2451-12291712.586
AL East225Boston Red Sox1327854.59118.573559014538-3240-22301416.467
AL East3612Baltimore Orioles1346965.51528.57016515032-3637-29281018.357
AL East4713Toronto Blue Jays1366967.50729.5668663530-3939-2826197.731
AL East51326Tampa Bay Devil Rays1325181.38645.5491616-12524-3727-44301218.400
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central147Cleveland Indians1337360.549-6976316637-3036-30291613.552
AL Central2820Kansas City Royals1356273.45912.0603763-16038-3124-42261016.385
AL Central31124Chicago White Sox1356174.45213.0683787-10425-4135-3427198.704
AL Central41225Minnesota Twins1335974.44414.0613648-3531-3728-37291118.379
AL Central51427Detroit Tigers1335182.38322.0571703-13226-4325-39291415.483
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Anaheim Angels1367561.551-6826424038-2837-33261016.385
AL West2511Texas Rangers1347163.5303.07727472530-3441-29281711.607
AL West3921Oakland Athletics1356273.45912.5685720-3527-3835-35271215.444
AL West41022Seattle Mariners1336172.45912.5704712-826-3935-33281513.536
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1358946.659-69950419542-2447-22271710.630
NL East249New York Mets1357461.54815.05945247032-3142-30271413.519
NL East3916Philadelphia Phillies1356570.48124.0597680-8330-3335-37271017.370
NL East41429Montreal Expos1365185.37538.5533679-14618-4633-39261412.538
NL East51630Florida Marlins1354788.34842.0565748-18320-4627-4227720.259
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central134Houston Astros1358451.622-74453021440-3044-2127189.667
NL Central258Chicago Cubs1357461.54810.06916563531-3443-27281612.571
NL Central3815Pittsburgh Pirates1346569.48518.55705581227-3737-3328424.143
NL Central41017Milwaukee Brewers1356471.47420.0585658-7331-3433-37271017.370
NL Central51218Cincinnati Reds1356372.46721.0619651-3234-3629-36271413.519
NL Central61119St. Louis Cardinals1356372.46721.0654676-2227-4336-2927207.741
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Diego Padres1358847.652-66252313941-3247-15271017.370
NL West2610San Francisco Giants1357263.53316.06726155734-3538-28281711.607
NL West3714Los Angeles Dodgers1356768.49621.0571578-730-4137-27271611.593
NL West41323Colorado Rockies1366274.45626.5672722-5029-4033-34261511.577
NL West51528Arizona Diamondbacks1365185.37537.5560697-13726-4725-38261412.538
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