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Baseball on Thursday, August 11, 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
Texas Rangers5Cleveland Indians4BoxMitch Williams (2-4)Doug Jones (1-3)NoneSteve Buechele (77.1)
Baltimore Orioles5Kansas City Royals6BoxJeff Montgomery (5-2)Tom Niedenfuer (1-3)KCA  D Tartabull (18)Jim Traber (25.4)
Boston Red Sox0Milwaukee Brewers4BoxDon August (7-5)Wes Gardner (5-3)MIL  R Deer (14), J Meyer (8)Robin Yount (12.3)
Toronto Blue Jays6New York Yankees5BoxDuane Ward (8-1)Dave Righetti (3-3)NYA  D Mattingly (11)  TOR  R Mulliniks (11), E Whitt 2 (8)Don Mattingly (59.7)
California Angels2Oakland Athletics7BoxDennis Eckersley (3-2)Terry Clark (5-1)CAL  B Downing (18)  OAK  M McGwire (21)Mark McGwire (26.8)
Chicago White Sox4Seattle Mariners3BoxJerry Reuss (8-7)Michael Jackson (6-4)NoneHarold Baines (35.4)
San Diego Padres1Atlanta Braves2BoxPete Smith (5-11)Jimmy Jones (7-10)ATL  D Murphy (21)Tony Gwynn (21.3)
New York Mets9Chicago Cubs6BoxTerry Leach (5-1)Pat Perry (4-4)NYN  G Carter (9), L Dykstra (5), K McReynolds (17)Kevin McReynolds (83.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers8Cincinnati Reds9BoxJohn Franco (4-5)Jay Howell (2-3)CIN  P O'Neill (13)  LAN  K Gibson (22), M Marshall (17)Kirk Gibson (34.7)
San Francisco Giants6Houston Astros0BoxAtlee Hammaker (6-4)Nolan Ryan (8-10)SFN  W Clark (24), K Mitchell (17), M Williams (4)Will Clark (12.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Montreal Expos1BoxDoug Drabek (11-5)Brian Holman (2-4)MON  H Brooks (14)R.J. Reynolds (26.1)
St. Louis Cardinals0Philadelphia Phillies1BoxSteve Bedrosian (2-5)John Costello (3-1)NoneChris James (5.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers6845.602--51142430-2538-20W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6450.5614.557149226-3238-18L2Game Log
New York Yankees6249.5595.056147629-2533-24L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5957.50910.546643126-3333-24W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5858.50011.555250230-2828-30W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians5362.46116.049854724-3529-27L5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3776.32731.039357113-4324-33L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7343.629--56444937-2236-21W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins6449.5667.554549032-2732-22W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals5955.51813.050246129-3030-25W3Game Log
California Angels5857.50414.552455632-2526-32L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5062.44621.042749422-3128-31W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5065.43522.546757821-3329-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4471.38328.546557519-4025-31L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets6846.596--48839432-2736-19W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6351.5535.047843830-2533-26W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6153.5357.045041929-2732-26L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5657.49611.544945828-2927-29L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5064.43918.042950321-3728-28W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5064.43918.040845523-3227-32L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6351.553--47841636-2427-27L1Game Log
Houston Astros6252.5441.048446528-3034-22L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6153.5352.050245227-2834-25W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5756.5045.545844229-3028-26W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5361.46510.039343421-3432-27L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3975.34224.042656719-3720-38W1Game Log

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