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Baseball on Wednesday, August 24, 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 Mariners3Baltimore Orioles4Box G1Mark Williamson (3-5)Mike Schooler (4-6)BAL  L Sheets (8)  SEA  H Cotto (7)Henry Cotto (22.0)
Seattle Mariners3Baltimore Orioles4Box G2Tom Niedenfuer (2-3)Rod Scurry (0-2)BAL  E Murray (24), J Orsulak (4)Eddie Murray (39.6)
California Angels4Boston Red Sox3BoxMike Witt (10-12)Roger Clemens (15-9)CAL  T Armas (11)Tony Armas (27.7)
Cleveland Indians7Milwaukee Brewers2BoxTom Candiotti (10-8)Tom Filer (5-7)CLE  J Carter (23)Carmen Castillo (26.9)
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins8BoxFreddie Toliver (5-3)Frank Tanana (14-8)DET  M Nokes (14)  MIN  D Gladden (9), K Puckett (19)Steve Lombardozzi (18.3)
Oakland Athletics6New York Yankees7BoxCecilio Guante (5-6)Gene Nelson (7-5)NYA  K Phelps (20)  OAK  J Canseco (33)Gary Ward (34.5)
Kansas City Royals4Texas Rangers7BoxBobby Witt (6-8)Jerry Gleaton (0-2)NoneSteve Buechele (60.2)
Chicago White Sox6Toronto Blue Jays4BoxBill Long (5-9)Jeff Musselman (5-2)TOR  F McGriff (30)Carlton Fisk (14.5)
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs3BoxJeff Pico (4-6)Juan Agosto (10-1)NoneBuddy Bell (21.5)
New York Mets2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxTerry Leach (6-1)Orel Hershiser (17-8)NoneKeith Hernandez (33.2)
Cincinnati Reds6Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxTom Browning (13-4)Mike Dunne (6-11)PIT  G Redus (7)Herm Winningham (17.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2San Diego Padres5BoxEric Show (11-10)David Palmer (7-9)SDN  T Gwynn (7), C Martinez (11)Tony Gwynn (12.4)
Montreal Expos7San Francisco Giants5BoxDennis Martinez (15-9)Roger Samuels (0-1)MON  T Foley (4), T Raines (12)  SFN  C Maldonado (9)Hubie Brooks (32.0)
Atlanta Braves3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTodd Worrell (5-9)Bruce Sutter (1-4)NonePedro Guerrero (58.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7353.579--56549431-3042-23L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox7155.5632.064755726-3245-23L1Game Log
New York Yankees6856.5484.062356831-2637-30W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6364.49610.559255032-3131-33L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6465.49610.553250128-3736-28L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6166.48012.555459726-3635-30W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4482.34929.044962815-4529-37W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7949.617--63050641-2738-22L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins7254.5716.061353135-2737-27W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals6561.51613.056451032-3333-28L1Game Log
California Angels6364.49615.557561537-3226-32W1Game Log
Texas Rangers5768.45620.549356727-3630-32W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5572.43323.551163524-4031-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5177.39828.053262125-4426-33L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7452.587--53243236-3138-21W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6958.5435.551948832-2737-31L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6562.5129.548946733-3632-26W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6362.50410.550450729-3133-32W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5769.45217.045548924-3433-35W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5374.41721.548157822-4530-30L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7255.567--52146036-2436-31L3Game Log
Houston Astros6859.5354.052050632-3536-24L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6859.5354.056049928-3140-28L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6461.5127.050148532-3332-28W1Game Log
San Diego Padres6264.4929.544446523-3639-28W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4383.34128.546361323-4520-38L2Game Log

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