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Tuesday September 15,1998This 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 1998-09-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers6Baltimore Orioles5BoxTim CrabtreeArmando BenitezJohn Wetteland
Toronto Blue Jays5Cleveland Indians7BoxChad OgeaDave StiebPaul Assenmacher
Chicago White Sox0Detroit Tigers2BoxSeth GreisingerMike SirotkaTodd Jones
Oakland Athletics3Kansas City Royals6BoxPat RappKenny RogersJeff Montgomery
Seattle Mariners12Minnesota Twins7BoxPaul AbbottFrankie Rodriguez(none)
Boston Red Sox9New York Yankees4BoxTim WakefieldMike Jerzembeck(none)
Anaheim Angels1Tampa Bay Rays8BoxRolando ArrojoJeff Juden(none)
San Francisco Giants6Arizona Diamondbacks7BoxGregg OlsonJose Mesa(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0Atlanta Braves3BoxKevin MillwoodTyler GreenNorm Charlton
Milwaukee Brewers1Cincinnati Reds5BoxMike RemlingerScott KarlDanny Graves
New York Mets5Houston Astros6BoxJay PowellJeff Tam(none)
New York Mets8Houston Astros4BoxAl LeiterJay PowellTurk Wendell
Colorado Rockies5Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDarryl KileChan Ho ParkJerry DiPoto
Florida Marlins7Montreal Expos4BoxRafael MedinaMike Thurman(none)
Chicago Cubs4San Diego Padres2BoxKevin TapaniKevin BrownRod Beck
Pittsburgh Pirates8St. Louis Cardinals6BoxSean LawrenceDonovan OsborneRich Loiselle
Pittsburgh Pirates3St. Louis Cardinals9BoxManny AybarJose SilvaJuan Acevedo

Standings as of 1998-09-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees14910445.698--89261527749-2755-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I13103.769
225Boston Red Sox1498465.56420.080566713839-3745-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1385.615
3611Toronto Blue Jays1528171.53324.57697234635-4246-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1073.700
4713Baltimore Orioles1507773.51327.57737145936-3841-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerPat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards12210.167
51327Tampa Bay Rays1495990.39645.0571688-11729-4430-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1349.308
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cleveland Indians1498366.557--7907197141-3242-34W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1367.462
2817Chicago White Sox1517279.47712.0782873-9131-4340-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1183.727
3920Kansas City Royals1496980.46314.0659818-15941-3528-45W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1239.250
41225Minnesota Twins1506585.43318.5686756-7034-4231-43L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1257.417
51429Detroit Tigers1515893.38426.0663821-15829-4629-47W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1174.636
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Anaheim Angels1508169.540--7457182741-3440-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1248.333
2510Texas Rangers1508070.5331.08668155135-3945-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1284.667
31021Seattle Mariners1496980.46311.5794800-631-4438-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1275.583
41123Oakland Athletics1506981.46012.0753810-5732-4337-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1257.417
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1529755.638--77356720645-3052-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1091.900
258New York Mets1538568.55612.56776077040-3745-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium936.333
31119Philadelphia Phillies1517081.46426.5664754-9032-4138-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1156.455
41528Montreal Expos1526092.39537.0598740-14222-5038-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1055.500
51630Florida Marlins15250102.32947.0640875-23522-5528-47W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1046.400
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Houston Astros1539756.634--84459425044-3253-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome954.556
246Chicago Cubs1528567.55911.57877414635-3950-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1156.455
3815St. Louis Cardinals1537578.49022.0754745932-4643-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II981.889
41018Milwaukee Brewers1527181.46725.5673767-9434-4237-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1037.300
51222Cincinnati Reds1527082.46126.5698726-2835-4335-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1073.700
61324Pittsburgh Pirates1526983.45427.5631660-2929-4539-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium10010.000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1998 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134San Diego Padres1529557.625--72560312242-3453-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1037.300
2612San Francisco Giants1518071.53014.57586966237-4043-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1293.750
3714Los Angeles Dodgers1527775.50718.0644641334-4443-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin MaloneDodger Stadium1064.600
4916Colorado Rockies1537380.47722.5781805-2433-4440-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field945.444
51426Arizona Diamondbacks1526191.40134.0625762-13730-4931-42W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1046.400


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Oscar AlvarezP17.363On disabled list 
Melvin DortaIF16.243Signed as nondrafted free agent by Red Sox 
Britt ReamesP25.027On disabled list 
Carl SadlerP21.339On disabled list 
Felix SanchezRF-LF16.043Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs.