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Baseball on Sunday, August 07, 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 Brewers7Baltimore Orioles2BoxMike Birkbeck (7-5)Jeff Ballard (5-10)BAL  C Ripken (19)  MIL  R Deer (13)Rob Deer (26.4)
Chicago White Sox6California Angels3BoxDave LaPoint (9-11)Chuck Finley (6-10)CHA  C Fisk (10), K Paris (1)Carlton Fisk (25.0)
Boston Red Sox3Detroit Tigers0BoxBruce Hurst (12-4)Jeff Robinson (13-5)NoneMike Greenwell (18.3)
Minnesota Twins1New York Yankees5BoxRichard Dotson (9-4)Charlie Lea (6-6)MIN  K Hrbek (20)  NYA  K Phelps (16), C Washington (6)Ken Phelps (18.0)
Seattle Mariners12Oakland Athletics7BoxMike Schooler (4-4)Eric Plunk (5-2)OAK  G Hubbard (1)  SEA  J Presley (13)Jim Presley (55.4)
Cleveland Indians0Texas Rangers2BoxJose Guzman (10-8)Rich Yett (5-4)NonePete O'Brien (14.6)
Kansas City Royals5Toronto Blue Jays1BoxFloyd Bannister (9-9)Jim Clancy (5-12)KCA  B Jackson (17), J Quirk (5)  TOR  M Lee (2)Manuel Lee (19.7)
San Francisco Giants14Atlanta Braves4BoxRick Reuschel (15-5)Tom Glavine (3-13)SFN  B Brenly (5)Ron Gant (31.8)
Philadelphia Phillies7Chicago Cubs4BoxDavid Palmer (7-8)Jamie Moyer (5-11)PHI  C James (15), L Parrish (13)Chris James (37.4)
San Diego Padres3Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom Browning (11-4)Ed Whitson (10-7)SDN  R Alomar (7)Paul O'Neill (27.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Houston Astros4BoxBob Knepper (12-3)Tim Leary (11-8)LAN  M Marshall (15)Billy Hatcher (13.6)
New York Mets6Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxDavid Cone (12-2)Bob Kipper (2-3)NYN  M Wilson (4)Mookie Wilson (31.2)
Montreal Expos11St. Louis Cardinals5BoxBryn Smith (8-6)Joe Magrane (1-6)MON  R Hudler (3), T Raines (10), T Wallach (9)  SLN  V Coleman (3), T Pendleton (5)Willie McGee (22.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6644.600--50441528-2438-20L1Game Log
New York Yankees6246.5743.055345929-2533-21W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6347.5733.056147625-2938-18W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5656.50011.045042126-3330-23W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5458.48213.053049327-2827-30L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5358.47713.548552124-3229-26L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3773.33629.038155613-4024-33L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6943.616--53844037-2232-21L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6149.5557.052448132-2729-22L2Game Log
California Angels5754.51411.551654032-2425-30L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5654.50912.048644429-2927-25W2Game Log
Texas Rangers4860.44419.041348321-3127-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4962.44119.545655620-3029-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4269.37826.545356517-3925-30W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets6743.609--47037531-2436-19W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6050.5457.045742428-2432-26L5Game Log
Montreal Expos6050.5457.043439529-2631-24W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs5456.49113.043144028-2925-28L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4962.44118.542549521-3727-26W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4763.42720.039644921-3126-32L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6248.564--46238635-2127-27L1Game Log
Houston Astros6050.5452.047145228-3032-20W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5852.5274.048444724-2734-25W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5555.5007.043842629-3026-25W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5160.45911.538242719-3332-27L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3872.34524.041755119-3719-35L1Game Log

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