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Baseball on Thursday, May 19, 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
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles1Box G1Bryan Harvey (2-1)Dave J. Schmidt (1-2)NoneMickey Tettleton (23.2)
California Angels9Baltimore Orioles6Box G2Stew Cliburn (1-0)Doug Sisk (1-2)BAL  F Lynn 2 (6)Mark McLemore (36.4)
Chicago White Sox0Cleveland Indians1BoxGreg Swindell (8-1)Bobby Thigpen (1-4)CLE  C Snyder (8)Kenny Williams (7.8)
Kansas City Royals14Minnesota Twins1BoxCharlie Leibrandt (2-6)Les Straker (1-2)KCA  G Brett (8), B Buckner 2 (2), K Stillwell (5)Bill Buckner (15.3)
St. Louis Cardinals5Chicago Cubs1BoxCris Carpenter (1-0)Al Nipper (0-2)NoneBob Horner (17.9)
Montreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxTim Leary (3-3)Dennis Martinez (3-6)LAN  M Marshall (6)Tim Leary (13.8)
New York Mets9San Diego Padres4BoxRon Darling (4-3)Ed Whitson (3-3)SDN  K Moreland (2), M Wynne (4)Wally Backman (19.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2513.658--23315711-614-7L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2514.6410.517514812-813-6W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers2315.6052.017715613-710-8W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2016.5564.01681418-512-11W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2018.5265.01671457-913-9L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1623.4109.51831829-117-12L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles633.15419.51142271-185-15L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2811.718--22615518-510-6L1Game Log
Texas Rangers2018.5267.51421548-912-9W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1920.4879.017915912-117-9W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1820.4749.51581868-1010-10L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins1621.43211.01582045-1111-10L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1723.42511.517922510-147-9W1Game Log
California Angels1624.40012.518220210-136-11W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets2711.711--18913516-811-3W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2316.5904.51701529-1114-5L5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2019.5137.516216410-1010-9W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs1820.4749.015916312-116-9L3Game Log
Montreal Expos1721.44710.01421448-149-7L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1522.40511.51311507-157-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2214.611--16711910-512-9W1Game Log
Houston Astros2215.5950.51611196-816-7W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2019.5133.516415510-1010-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2020.5004.01491638-812-12W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1326.33310.5981582-1211-14L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves1125.30611.01231937-114-14L1Game Log

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