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Friday September 11,1998This 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 1998-09-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Anaheim Angels3Baltimore Orioles8BoxScott EricksonChuck Finley(none)
Detroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox6BoxBret SaberhagenBrian PowellTom Gordon
Chicago White Sox3Cleveland Indians2BoxJim AbbottCharles NagyBob Howry
Seattle Mariners6Kansas City Royals3BoxJeff FasseroBrian BarberMike Timlin
Seattle Mariners5Kansas City Royals8BoxKevin AppierBill SwiftGlendon Rusch
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins2BoxKenny RogersBob Tewksbury(none)
Toronto Blue Jays5New York Yankees4BoxCarlos AlmanzarHideki IrabuRobert Person
Texas Rangers2Tampa Bay Rays3BoxTony SaundersTodd StottlemyreRoberto Hernandez
Florida Marlins2Atlanta Braves8BoxJohn SmoltzKirt Ojala(none)
Milwaukee Brewers13Chicago Cubs11BoxEric PlunkDon WengertBob Wickman
Arizona Diamondbacks1Cincinnati Reds13BoxBrett TomkoClint Sodowsky(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Houston Astros8BoxJay PowellMatt Morris(none)
New York Mets1Montreal Expos5BoxCarl PavanoBobby JonesUgueth Urbina
Pittsburgh Pirates6Philadelphia Phillies1BoxChris PetersCarlton Loewer(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0San Diego Padres1BoxJoey HamiltonBrian BohanonTrevor Hoffman
Colorado Rockies7San Francisco Giants6BoxJim StoopsAlvin MormanJerry DiPoto

Standings as of 1998-09-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees14510342.710--87959628349-2754-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I17116.647
225Boston Red Sox1458362.57220.079365314038-3645-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1798.529
3612Toronto Blue Jays1487969.53425.57517044733-4046-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1495.643
4714Baltimore Orioles1467472.50729.57526995336-3838-34W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards16511.313
51326Tampa Bay Rays1455788.39346.0549670-12129-4428-44W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field17611.353
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Cleveland Indians1458065.552--7677026541-3239-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1798.529
2817Chicago White Sox1477077.47611.0756845-8929-4140-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II15105.667
31124Kansas City Royals1466680.45214.5632807-17541-3525-45W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1569.400
41225Minnesota Twins1466581.44515.5665719-5434-4231-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome16511.313
51429Detroit Tigers1475592.37426.0638801-16327-4628-46L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium15105.667
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Anaheim Angels1468066.548--7316933840-3140-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field16511.313
2511Texas Rangers1467868.5342.08477975033-3745-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington16106.625
3922Oakland Athletics1466779.45913.0729777-4830-4137-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1679.438
41023Seattle Mariners1466779.45913.0770785-1529-4338-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1596.600
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Atlanta Braves1489454.635--75755720045-3049-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field14122.857
257New York Mets1488266.55412.06535886537-3545-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1468.429
31120Philadelphia Phillies1476879.46325.5645742-9732-3936-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1578.467
41427Montreal Expos1485890.39236.0585727-14222-5036-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1477.500
51630Florida Marlins14848100.32446.0623858-23520-5328-47L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1468.429
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros1489553.642--82556925644-3251-21W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1477.500
246Chicago Cubs1488266.55413.07547134134-3848-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1587.533
3815St. Louis Cardinals1487276.48623.0727726131-4541-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II14113.786
41018Milwaukee Brewers1487078.47325.0648735-8733-3937-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium14410.286
51219Pittsburgh Pirates1476879.46326.5612621-928-4139-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium15114.067
61321Cincinnati Reds1486880.45927.0689718-2935-4333-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1495.643
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134San Diego Padres1489355.628--70758412342-3451-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1459.357
2610San Francisco Giants1477968.53713.57466717537-3842-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point16106.625
3713Los Angeles Dodgers1487573.50718.0624623133-4342-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom LasordaDodger Stadium1486.571
4916Colorado Rockies1497178.47722.5771793-2231-4240-36W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1367.462
51528Arizona Diamondbacks1485890.39235.0599751-15229-4829-42L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1477.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mark Johnson1B30.330Sent to Angels by Reds for future considerations. 
Eddie Williams1B-3B33.314Released by Padres.