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Baseball on Friday, August 26, 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
New York Yankees6California Angels7BoxBryan Harvey (5-4)Steve Shields (3-4)CAL  T Armas (12), D Schofield (6)Tony Armas (43.3)
Cleveland Indians7Chicago White Sox6BoxGreg Swindell (14-12)Jack McDowell (5-10)CLE  J Carter (24)Harold Baines (43.1)
Minnesota Twins3Kansas City Royals4BoxCharlie Leibrandt (9-11)Frank Viola (19-6)KCA  B Jackson (21)Danny Tartabull (26.5)
Detroit Tigers3Milwaukee Brewers2BoxMike Henneman (7-3)Chris Bosio (6-14)NonePaul Molitor (32.6)
Baltimore Orioles5Oakland Athletics8BoxStorm Davis (13-4)Jay Tibbs (4-12)BAL  T Kennedy (3), J Traber (8)  OAK  J Canseco (34), D Henderson (20)Jose Canseco (35.6)
Boston Red Sox5Seattle Mariners3BoxOil Can Boyd (9-7)Scott Bankhead (7-8)BOS  T Benzinger (13)  SEA  R Quinones (11)Wade Boggs (22.2)
Toronto Blue Jays1Texas Rangers5BoxPaul Kilgus (11-11)Mike Flanagan (11-11)TEX  O McDowell (4)Scott Fletcher (10.6)
Chicago Cubs0Atlanta Braves4BoxPete Smith (7-12)Rick Sutcliffe (10-11)NoneDale Murphy (18.2)
St. Louis Cardinals4Cincinnati Reds2BoxScott Terry (5-3)Danny Jackson (18-6)NoneVince Coleman (31.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Houston Astros2BoxJim Deshaies (9-10)John Smiley (10-9)NoneRafael Ramirez (14.0)
San Diego Padres4Montreal Expos3BoxAndy Hawkins (12-10)John Dopson (3-8)SDN  C Martinez (12)John Kruk (56.8)
San Francisco Giants0New York Mets3BoxSid Fernandez (8-10)Don Robinson (5-4)NoneHoward Johnson (16.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Philadelphia Phillies2BoxTim Belcher (10-4)Marvin Freeman (0-2)PHI  P Bradley (7), R Jones (1)Kirk Gibson (17.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7453.583--56849632-3042-23W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7255.5672.065256027-3245-23W1Game Log
New York Yankees6858.5405.563057931-2837-30L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6566.49611.053850528-3737-29L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6365.49211.559355532-3231-33L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6266.48412.556160327-3635-30W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4483.34630.045463615-4629-37L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics8049.620--63851141-2739-22W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7255.5677.061653535-2837-27L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6661.52013.056851332-3334-28W1Game Log
California Angels6464.50015.558262137-3227-32W2Game Log
Texas Rangers5868.46020.549856827-3631-32W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5573.43024.551764224-4031-33L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5178.39529.053562625-4426-34L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7552.591--53543236-3139-21W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6959.5396.551949032-2837-31L2Game Log
Montreal Expos6563.50810.549247133-3632-27L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6463.50411.051051230-3233-32L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5870.45317.546049525-3533-35W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5375.41422.548358522-4530-31L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7355.570--52846237-2436-31W1Game Log
Houston Astros6959.5394.052250632-3537-24W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6860.5315.056050228-3240-28L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6562.5127.550749032-3333-29L1Game Log
San Diego Padres6364.4969.544846824-3639-28W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4484.34429.046861923-4521-39W1Game Log

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