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Baseball on Friday, August 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
Milwaukee Brewers1Baltimore Orioles4Box G1Jose Bautista (6-9)Teddy Higuera (7-8)BAL  P Stanicek (2)Ken Gerhart (12.1)
Milwaukee Brewers3Baltimore Orioles1Box G2Don August (6-5)Mike Morgan (1-6)NoneGreg Brock (21.3)
Chicago White Sox5California Angels6Box G1Sherman Corbett (2-0)Donn Pall (0-1)CAL  B Downing (17)  CHA  D Pasqua (15)Wally Joyner (37.3)
Chicago White Sox5California Angels4Box G2Ricky Horton (6-9)Greg Minton (3-2)CHA  D Boston (13)George Hendrick (36.8)
Boston Red Sox1Detroit Tigers3Box G1Jack Morris (9-11)Bob Stanley (4-1)NoneDarrell Evans (46.8)
Boston Red Sox2Detroit Tigers3Box G2Eric King (2-1)Mike Boddicker (7-13)DET  D Evans (14)Darrell Evans (7.8)
Minnesota Twins7New York Yankees5Box G1Freddie Toliver (3-1)Rick Rhoden (7-7)MIN  G Larkin (4), K Puckett (16)  NYA  C Washington (5)Gene Larkin (48.4)
Minnesota Twins11New York Yankees2Box G2Frank Viola (17-4)Lee Guetterman (0-1)MIN  G Gaetti (25), G Gagne (12)Steve Lombardozzi (15.1)
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics4BoxStorm Davis (11-4)Scott Bankhead (5-6)NoneDoug Jennings (27.8)
Cleveland Indians4Texas Rangers8BoxPaul Kilgus (9-9)Rod Nichols (0-2)CLE  C Snyder (20)  TEX  P Incaviglia (20)Pete Incaviglia (18.1)
Kansas City Royals6Toronto Blue Jays7BoxDuane Ward (7-1)Ted Power (5-5)TOR  J Barfield (10)Manuel Lee (27.0)
San Francisco Giants5Atlanta Braves8BoxRick Mahler (9-10)Don Robinson (3-2)ATL  A Thomas (12)  SFN  B Butler (4)Andres Thomas (24.6)
Philadelphia Phillies9Chicago Cubs3BoxDon Carman (9-5)Greg Maddux (15-6)CHN  A Dawson (17), V Law (8)  PHI  M Schmidt (11)Milt Thompson (16.7)
San Diego Padres7Cincinnati Reds10BoxFrank Williams (2-1)Mark Grant (2-8)CIN  E Davis (20), N Esasky (11)  SDN  C Martinez (7)Eric Davis (36.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Houston Astros6BoxJim Deshaies (8-8)Orel Hershiser (15-6)LAN  R Dempsey (6), K Gibson (21)Ken Caminiti (22.9)
New York Mets3Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxRon Darling (12-7)Bob Walk (11-7)NYN  K Hernandez (6)  PIT  S Bream (8), R Reynolds (5)Keith Hernandez (41.0)
Montreal Expos3St. Louis Cardinals1BoxDennis Martinez (13-7)John Tudor (5-5)NoneTim Raines (18.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6543.602--50041028-2437-19W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6246.5743.055647224-2838-18L3Game Log
New York Yankees6046.5664.054345529-2531-21L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5555.50011.044141225-3230-23W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5456.49112.052847727-2827-28W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5257.47713.548051623-3129-26L6Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3672.33329.037254713-4023-32L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6842.618--52642437-2231-20W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6147.5656.052047132-2529-22W4Game Log
California Angels5653.51411.550652932-2424-29L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5454.50013.047044227-2927-25L1Game Log
Texas Rangers4759.44319.040847821-3126-28W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4861.44019.544554619-2929-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4168.37626.543755316-3825-30L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets6543.602--45937029-2436-19W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6048.5565.045241328-2432-24L3Game Log
Montreal Expos5850.5377.041838627-2631-24W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5355.49112.042042928-2924-27L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4861.44017.541448420-3627-26W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4761.43518.038743321-3126-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6147.565--45537934-2027-27L2Game Log
Houston Astros5949.5462.046444528-3031-19W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5751.5284.046843623-2634-25L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5454.5007.043341929-3025-24W2Game Log
San Diego Padres5059.45911.537542218-3232-27L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves3771.34324.040653519-3718-34W2Game Log

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