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Baseball on Thursday, May 05, 1988

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox3Boston Red Sox16BoxBruce Hurst (5-0)Ricky Horton (3-4)BOS  T Benzinger (2)  CHA  C Fisk (6)Jody Reed (15.6)
Detroit Tigers8California Angels5BoxGuillermo Hernandez (2-1)Chuck Finley (2-4)NonePat Sheridan (16.5)
New York Yankees5Kansas City Royals3BoxRichard Dotson (4-0)Mark Gubicza (3-3)KCA  B Jackson (5)Mike Pagliarulo (17.6)
Texas Rangers1Milwaukee Brewers9BoxBill Wegman (3-3)Bobby Witt (0-5)MIL  G Braggs (3)  TEX  P O'Brien (7)Glenn Braggs (14.8)
Toronto Blue Jays5Oakland Athletics8BoxEric Plunk (3-1)Jose Nunez (0-1)OAK  T Steinbach (1)Pat Borders (31.9)
Cleveland Indians2Seattle Mariners7BoxBill Swift (2-0)Rich Yett (2-2)SEA  A Davis (3)Alvin Davis (26.3)
Philadelphia Phillies4Cincinnati Reds10BoxJose Rijo (4-1)Bill Dawley (0-2)CIN  E Davis (4), B Larkin (5)  PHI  V Hayes (1)Phil Bradley (29.1)
Atlanta Braves1Montreal Expos4BoxBryn Smith (1-2)Rick Mahler (0-4)MON  M Fitzgerald (1)Ken Griffey (16.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees208.714--16411611-39-5W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians1710.6302.51321037-410-6L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1610.6153.01161087-49-6W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1510.6003.5117836-29-8W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1411.5604.5115943-711-4W6Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1116.4078.51291306-75-9L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles324.11116.5721511-152-9W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics217.750--16611514-37-4W11Game Log
Kansas City Royals1413.5196.51251148-86-5L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1313.5007.01131196-47-9L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1316.4488.51301547-96-7W2Game Log
California Angels1117.39310.01351437-104-7L2Game Log
Texas Rangers1016.38510.0701106-94-7L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins916.36010.5991433-106-6L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets187.720--1359310-48-3W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates179.6541.5116989-88-1L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1313.5005.512712111-92-4W3Game Log
Montreal Expos1214.4626.5101975-87-6W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1115.4237.5921027-104-5W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies916.3609.0911062-116-6L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers168.667--113807-29-6W3Game Log
Houston Astros1510.6001.5102805-610-4L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1413.5193.51131126-58-8W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1314.4814.5941005-48-10L1Game Log
San Diego Padres916.3607.5671051-68-10L5Game Log
Atlanta Braves618.25010.0701275-71-11L1Game Log

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