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Baseball on Tuesday, August 02, 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
Cleveland Indians2Baltimore Orioles5BoxOswaldo Peraza (4-4)Scott Bailes (7-11)BAL  L Sheets (6)Larry Sheets (28.5)
Texas Rangers2Boston Red Sox7BoxWes Gardner (5-1)Jeff Russell (8-4)BOS  M Greenwell (18)  TEX  S Buechele (12)Wade Boggs (14.9)
Oakland Athletics5Chicago White Sox7BoxDave LaPoint (8-11)Steve Ontiveros (3-4)CHA  D Pasqua (14)  OAK  D Baylor (5)Steve Lyons (12.2)
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Royals0BoxJeff Robinson (13-4)Floyd Bannister (8-9)NoneRay Knight (35.4)
New York Yankees5Milwaukee Brewers11BoxMike Birkbeck (6-5)Tommy John (8-4)MIL  P Molitor (6)  NYA  L Aguayo (4), R Velarde (3)Jeff Leonard (16.9)
California Angels10Seattle Mariners2BoxChuck Finley (6-9)Steve Trout (4-7)SEA  J Buhner (5)Bob Boone (12.2)
Minnesota Twins1Toronto Blue Jays11BoxJim Clancy (5-11)Charlie Lea (6-5)MIN  B Harper (3)  TOR  F McGriff 2 (25), R Mulliniks (10)Tony Fernandez (16.4)
Cincinnati Reds0Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxTim Leary (11-7)Jose Rijo (11-6)NonePedro Guerrero (10.3)
Chicago Cubs1New York Mets3BoxDavid Cone (11-2)Jamie Moyer (5-10)NYN  D Strawberry (29)Darryl Strawberry (23.0)
Montreal Expos2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJim Gott (5-3)Neal Heaton (3-7)MON  R Hudler (1)Glenn Wilson (39.5)
Atlanta Braves1San Diego Padres4BoxEric Show (8-10)John Smoltz (1-2)SDN  S Jefferson (1), J Kruk (8)Tony Gwynn (27.0)
Houston Astros13San Francisco Giants10BoxDanny Darwin (5-9)Ron Davis (0-1)HOU  B Bell (4), B Doran (7), R Ramirez (4)  SFN  K Mitchell (16)Bill Doran (51.8)
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals0BoxDavid Palmer (6-8)Joe Magrane (1-5)NoneLance Parrish (12.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6242.596--48239928-2334-19W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6143.5871.054245124-2537-18W6Game Log
New York Yankees6043.5831.553143129-2431-19L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5354.49510.551746127-2826-26W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5354.49510.543140224-3129-23W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5254.49111.047349523-2829-26L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3371.31729.035454013-4020-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6542.607--51642036-2229-20L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5747.5486.549246028-2529-22L2Game Log
California Angels5551.5199.548951132-2323-28W7Game Log
Kansas City Royals5353.50011.546243427-2826-25L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4759.44317.543253218-2829-31W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4658.44217.539646921-3025-28L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners4066.37724.542854016-3624-30L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets6441.610--45236128-2436-17W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6045.5714.044440128-2432-21W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5550.5249.040637924-2631-24L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5154.48613.041041626-2924-26L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4759.44317.540146819-3427-26W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4560.42919.037342621-3124-29L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6145.575--44736634-1927-26W1Game Log
Houston Astros5749.5384.045543927-3030-19W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5749.5384.046142523-2534-24L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5254.4919.041640828-3024-24L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5057.46711.536640818-3132-26W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves3571.33026.039452818-3717-34L8Game Log

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