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Baseball on Saturday, August 20, 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 Angels2Baltimore Orioles3BoxMark Williamson (2-5)Greg Minton (3-3)CAL  D White (10)Larry Sheets (52.4)
Oakland Athletics5Boston Red Sox7BoxJeff Sellers (1-6)Todd Burns (5-1)OAK  R Hassey (7), C Lansford (7)Ellis Burks (32.3)
Kansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians2BoxCharlie Leibrandt (8-11)Greg Swindell (13-12)CLE  R Kittle (16)George Brett (20.2)
Chicago White Sox1Detroit Tigers2BoxWalt Terrell (7-10)Jeff Bittiger (1-4)NoneDarrell Evans (8.2)
Texas Rangers3Minnesota Twins2BoxPaul Kilgus (10-11)Frank Viola (19-5)TEX  S Buechele (14)Steve Buechele (43.7)
Seattle Mariners9New York Yankees5BoxMike Campbell (4-8)Scott Nielsen (1-1)NYA  K Phelps (19)  SEA  A Davis (17)Harold Reynolds (18.8)
Milwaukee Brewers8Toronto Blue Jays1BoxTeddy Higuera (10-8)Mike Flanagan (11-10)MIL  R Deer (16), R Yount (10)Rob Deer (19.8)
Atlanta Braves4Chicago Cubs5BoxDrew Hall (1-1)Jim Acker (0-3)NoneGerald Perry (15.7)
Montreal Expos3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJay Howell (4-3)Joe Hesketh (3-2)LAN  T Woodson (2)Kirk Gibson (36.0)
Houston Astros1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJohn Smiley (10-8)Nolan Ryan (9-11)NoneJose Lind (34.6)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants4BoxDon Robinson (5-3)Marvin Freeman (0-1)NoneWill Clark (24.7)
Cincinnati Reds6St. Louis Cardinals2BoxTom Browning (12-4)Greg Mathews (2-3)SLN  J Oquendo (5)Dave Collins (23.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7250.590--55347231-2741-23W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6953.5663.062454426-3243-21W2Game Log
New York Yankees6654.5505.060754531-2635-28L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6362.50410.551747728-3635-26W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6063.48812.556753532-3128-32L5Game Log
Cleveland Indians5964.48013.553758324-3535-29L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4280.34430.043661215-4527-35W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7747.621--60648839-2538-22L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6854.5578.057952235-2733-27L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals6359.51613.054148630-3133-28W1Game Log
California Angels6162.49615.556459435-3026-32L2Game Log
Texas Rangers5566.45520.546853527-3528-31W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox5469.43922.550061323-3731-32L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners4975.39528.051560823-4226-33W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7151.582--51842833-3038-21L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6855.5533.551447832-2736-28W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6360.5128.547845431-3432-26L7Game Log
Chicago Cubs6160.5049.548549229-3131-30W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5468.44317.043348024-3430-34L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5271.42319.546955321-4230-30L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7152.577--51444636-2435-28W6Game Log
Houston Astros6657.5375.050448630-3336-24L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6657.5375.054548528-3138-26W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6259.5128.049247430-3132-28W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5963.48411.542445623-3636-27W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves4181.33629.545459821-4320-38L4Game Log

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