Baseball on Thursday, August 18, 1988

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Oakland Athletics1Baltimore Orioles10BoxJeff Ballard (7-10)Bob Welch (14-7)BAL  F Lynn (18)  OAK  M McGwire (24)Larry Sheets (19.5)
Seattle Mariners6Boston Red Sox1BoxMark Langston (9-10)Mike Boddicker (9-14)SEA  J Buhner (6)Jim Presley (23.0)
Milwaukee Brewers3Cleveland Indians4BoxRich Yett (7-4)Bill Wegman (10-10)NoneAndy Allanson (23.7)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers6BoxMike Henneman (6-2)Bobby Thigpen (5-7)CHA  D Boston (15)  DET  D Bergman (4), D Evans (15), A Trammell (13)Alan Trammell (42.6)
Texas Rangers4Minnesota Twins2BoxJeff Russell (10-5)Charlie Lea (6-7)TEX  P Incaviglia (22), P O'Brien (12), G Petralli (6)Pete Incaviglia (14.4)
California Angels7New York Yankees1BoxChuck Finley (7-11)Tommy John (8-5)CAL  B Downing (20), M McLemore (2)  NYA  D Winfield (23)Dick Schofield (16.0)
Chicago Cubs1Cincinnati Reds9BoxDanny Jackson (17-5)Jamie Moyer (6-12)CIN  E Davis (22)Eric Davis (31.9)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxJay Howell (3-3)Kevin Gross (11-9)NoneJohn Shelby (13.3)
Montreal Expos4San Diego Padres5BoxLance McCullers (2-6)Tim Burke (3-3)MON  A Galarraga 2 (24)Andres Galarraga (64.2)
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants4BoxMike Krukow (7-4)Bob Ojeda (8-12)SFN  M Williams (5)Matt Williams (12.9)
Houston Astros1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxBob Forsch (7-4)Mike Scott (13-4)SLN  T Brunansky (19)Tom Brunansky (33.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7050.583--54646731-2739-23W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6753.5583.061053326-3241-21L1Game Log
New York Yankees6552.5563.559652731-2634-26L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6061.49610.556252032-3128-30L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6162.49610.550247226-3635-26L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5863.47912.553157724-3534-28W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4080.33330.043060915-4525-35W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7745.631--59547439-2338-22L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6852.5678.057751435-2733-25L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6258.51714.053548029-3033-28W1Game Log
California Angels6160.50415.556158835-2826-32W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5467.44622.549560623-3531-32L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5366.44522.546053325-3528-31W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4774.38829.549759721-4126-33W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7150.587--51642533-2938-21L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6754.5544.051147232-2735-27W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6358.5218.047544831-3232-26L5Game Log
Chicago Cubs5960.49611.047248129-3129-30L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5367.44217.542147024-3429-33W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5269.43019.046454321-4030-30L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6952.570--50844336-2433-28W4Game Log
Houston Astros6556.5374.049848329-3236-24L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6457.5295.053548028-3136-26W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6158.5137.048246229-3032-28W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5863.47911.042145423-3635-27W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4179.34227.544358521-4120-38L2Game Log

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