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Baseball on Wednesday, August 10, 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
Seattle Mariners1California Angels2BoxWillie Fraser (8-10)Scott Bankhead (5-7)SEA  A Davis (15)Devon White (8.5)
Baltimore Orioles3Kansas City Royals4BoxJeff Montgomery (4-2)Jose Bautista (6-10)BAL  C Ripken (20)Bo Jackson (21.5)
Boston Red Sox3Milwaukee Brewers8BoxTeddy Higuera (8-8)Mike Smithson (6-4)MIL  J Leonard (8), P Molitor 2 (9)Paul Molitor (46.0)
Cleveland Indians4Minnesota Twins10BoxFrank Viola (18-4)Rod Nichols (0-3)CLE  J Franco (10)  MIN  D Gladden (7), K Hrbek (21)Kent Hrbek (40.2)
Toronto Blue Jays5New York Yankees0BoxJimmy Key (7-2)Rick Rhoden (7-8)TOR  J Barfield (11)Rance Mulliniks (8.9)
Chicago White Sox1Oakland Athletics2BoxGreg Cadaret (4-1)Ricky Horton (6-10)NoneDave Gallagher (15.3)
Detroit Tigers2Texas Rangers1BoxJack Morris (10-11)Paul Kilgus (9-10)NoneLuis Salazar (27.4)
San Diego Padres5Atlanta Braves4BoxDave Leiper (1-0)German Jimenez (1-4)ATL  D Murphy (20)  SDN  B Santiago (7)Benito Santiago (53.0)
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs6BoxGreg Maddux (16-6)Ron Darling (12-8)CHN  M Webster (3)Vance Law (20.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers8Cincinnati Reds5BoxOrel Hershiser (16-6)Jose Rijo (11-8)CIN  K Daniels 2 (12), K Griffey (3), P O'Neill (12)  LAN  M Marshall (16)Mike Scioscia (12.0)
San Francisco Giants5Houston Astros0BoxDon Robinson (4-2)Jim Deshaies (8-9)NoneJose Uribe (22.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Montreal Expos5BoxDennis Martinez (14-7)Bob Walk (11-8)MON  N Santovenia (5)Nelson Santovenia (38.0)
St. Louis Cardinals1Philadelphia Phillies0BoxJohn Tudor (6-5)Don Carman (9-6)NoneTerry Pendleton (9.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6845.602--51142430-2538-20W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6449.5664.057148826-3138-18L1Game Log
New York Yankees6248.5644.555647029-2533-23L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5857.50411.046243126-3332-24W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5758.49612.054649729-2828-30W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5361.46515.549454224-3529-26L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3775.33030.538856513-4224-33L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7243.626--55744737-2235-21W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6449.5667.054549032-2732-22W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals5855.51313.049645629-3029-25W2Game Log
California Angels5856.50913.552254932-2426-32W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4962.44121.042249021-3128-31L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4965.43022.546357520-3329-32L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners4470.38627.546257119-4025-30L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets6746.593--47938831-2736-19L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6251.5495.047243729-2533-26L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6152.5406.044941329-2732-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5656.50010.544344928-2927-28W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5063.44217.040845423-3127-32W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4964.43418.042850321-3727-28L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6350.558--47040736-2327-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros6251.5491.048445928-3034-21L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6053.5313.049645226-2834-25W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5656.5006.544943429-3027-26L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5360.46910.039243221-3332-27W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves3875.33625.042456619-3719-38L4Game Log

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