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Baseball on Sunday, May 08, 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 Sox5Baltimore Orioles6BoxDoug Sisk (1-1)Bobby Thigpen (0-3)BAL  C Ripken (6)  CHA  H Baines (4), D Boston (1)Daryl Boston (36.7)
Toronto Blue Jays1California Angels8BoxKirk McCaskill (2-3)Todd Stottlemyre (1-3)NoneChili Davis (15.5)
Milwaukee Brewers6Kansas City Royals2BoxDan Plesac (1-0)Dan Quisenberry (0-1)KCA  B Jackson (6)  MIL  P Molitor (2)Kurt Stillwell (35.7)
Boston Red Sox10Minnesota Twins6BoxOil Can Boyd (3-2)Mike Mason (0-1)BOS  E Burks (3), D Evans (1)  MIN  R Bush (3), K Hrbek (7), K Puckett (2)Ellis Burks (37.9)
Cleveland Indians1Oakland Athletics5BoxDave Stewart (8-0)Greg Swindell (6-1)OAK  O Mercado (1)Carney Lansford (26.2)
Detroit Tigers9Seattle Mariners3BoxFrank Tanana (6-1)Mike Campbell (2-4)DET  L Salazar (2)  SEA  A Davis (6)Alan Trammell (18.5)
New York Yankees8Texas Rangers10BoxJeff Russell (1-0)Steve Shields (0-1)NYA  M Pagliarulo (7)Curtis Wilkerson (41.0)
Philadelphia Phillies5Atlanta Braves1BoxBruce Ruffin (3-2)Pete Smith (1-3)PHI  C James (3)Chris James (30.4)
San Francisco Giants7Chicago Cubs13BoxMike Capel (1-0)Scott Garrelts (1-2)CHN  V Law (3), R Palmeiro (2)  SFN  B Brenly 2 (3), C Maldonado (4)Bob Brenly (43.4)
Houston Astros7Montreal Expos2BoxBob Knepper (4-0)Floyd Youmans (0-3)NoneDenny Walling (16.3)
Cincinnati Reds1New York Mets5BoxRon Darling (3-2)Mario Soto (1-2)NoneHoward Johnson (14.2)
San Diego Padres2Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxDoug Drabek (4-2)Jimmy Jones (2-4)SDN  M Wynne (3)Bobby Bonilla (10.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers12St. Louis Cardinals6BoxDon Sutton (2-2)Jose DeLeon (2-3)LAN  K Gibson (5)  SLN  L Alicea (1)Mike Marshall (25.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2011.645--18013611-69-5L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1811.6211.01391229-59-6W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1711.6071.5129986-711-4W9Game Log
Cleveland Indians1712.5862.01361227-610-6L5Game Log
Boston Red Sox1612.5712.5129997-49-8W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1317.4336.51421448-85-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles425.13815.0851671-153-10W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics237.767--18511914-39-4W13Game Log
Chicago White Sox1414.5008.01291327-57-9L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1416.4679.01291288-86-8L5Game Log
Texas Rangers1316.4489.5901266-97-7W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1418.43710.01441777-97-9L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1117.39311.01151553-108-7L1Game Log
California Angels1219.38711.51491567-105-9W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets217.750--1469810-411-3W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1910.6552.51281049-810-2W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1514.5176.514413211-94-5W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1415.4837.51131125-89-7L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1217.4149.51021257-105-7L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1117.39310.01081164-126-6W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers189.667--136909-39-6W1Game Log
Houston Astros1612.5712.5117926-810-4W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1416.4675.51051176-68-10L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1416.4675.51181236-88-8L3Game Log
San Diego Padres1018.3578.5731172-88-10L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves720.25911.0801445-72-13L1Game Log

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