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Baseball on Friday, August 19, 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
California Angels1Baltimore Orioles3BoxDave J. Schmidt (6-3)Mike Witt (9-12)NoneCal Ripken (20.3)
Oakland Athletics6Boston Red Sox7BoxBob Stanley (5-1)Dave Stewart (15-11)OAK  D Baylor (6), D Henderson (19), L Polonia (2)Marty Barrett (42.7)
Kansas City Royals2Cleveland Indians4BoxTom Candiotti (9-8)Bret Saberhagen (12-13)KCA  B Jackson (18)Joe Carter (22.1)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers5BoxFrank Tanana (14-7)Bill Long (4-9)DET  D Evans (16), D Murphy (1), L Whitaker (10)Carlton Fisk (44.4)
Texas Rangers5Minnesota Twins0BoxBobby Witt (5-8)Freddie Toliver (4-3)NonePete Incaviglia (13.6)
Seattle Mariners3New York Yankees5Box G1Dave Righetti (4-3)Mike Schooler (4-5)NYA  K Phelps (18)  SEA  J Buhner (7)Don Slaught (41.2)
Seattle Mariners6New York Yankees1Box G2Mike Moore (7-13)Richard Dotson (9-6)SEA  D Coles (9)Darnell Coles (16.4)
Milwaukee Brewers7Toronto Blue Jays4BoxJuan Nieves (5-5)Duane Ward (8-2)MIL  J Meyer (9)  TOR  E Whitt (9)Joey Meyer (69.1)
Atlanta Braves7Chicago Cubs8BoxRich Gossage (2-1)Jose Alvarez (3-6)CHN  A Dawson 2 (19)Ken Oberkfell (49.9)
Montreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxOrel Hershiser (17-7)Dennis Martinez (14-9)LAN  M Marshall (18)Mike Marshall (24.3)
Houston Astros5Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxDanny Darwin (6-9)Mike Dunne (6-10)HOU  B Bell (5), G Davis (24)Buddy Bell (25.2)
New York Mets2San Diego Padres3BoxMark Davis (5-7)Randy Myers (5-3)SDN  C Martinez (8)Lenny Dykstra (34.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2San Francisco Giants6BoxKelly Downs (13-9)Bruce Ruffin (6-9)SFN  M Williams (6)Robby Thompson (37.0)
Cincinnati Reds4St. Louis Cardinals10BoxJohn Costello (4-1)Norm Charlton (0-1)CIN  E Davis (23)  SLN  J Oquendo (4)Jose Oquendo (35.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7150.587--55147131-2740-23W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6853.5623.061753926-3242-21W1Game Log
New York Yankees6653.5554.060253631-2635-27L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6262.50010.550947627-3635-26W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6062.49211.556652732-3128-31L4Game Log
Cleveland Indians5963.48412.553557924-3535-28W5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4180.33930.043361015-4526-35W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7746.626--60148139-2438-22L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6853.5628.057751935-2733-26L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6259.51214.053748429-3133-28L1Game Log
California Angels6161.50015.556259135-2926-32L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5466.45021.546553326-3528-31W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5468.44322.549961123-3631-32L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4875.39029.050660322-4226-33W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7151.582--51842833-3038-21L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6755.5494.051247732-2735-28L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6359.5168.047545031-3332-26L6Game Log
Chicago Cubs6060.50010.048048829-3130-30W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5467.44616.543147424-3430-33W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5270.42619.046654921-4130-30L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7052.574--51044336-2434-28W5Game Log
Houston Astros6656.5414.050348430-3236-24W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6557.5335.054148228-3137-26W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6159.5088.048647229-3132-28L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5963.48411.042445623-3636-27W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves4180.33928.545059321-4220-38L3Game Log

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