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Baseball on Wednesday, September 07, 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
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles4BoxMark Thurmond (1-6)Bob Stanley (6-3)BOS  E Burks (16)Billy Ripken (33.8)
Toronto Blue Jays3Detroit Tigers4BoxMike Henneman (8-4)John Cerutti (6-7)NoneJesse Barfield (18.6)
California Angels2Kansas City Royals4BoxFloyd Bannister (10-12)Chuck Finley (9-13)KCA  G Brett (23)Bo Jackson (20.9)
Chicago White Sox7Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJerry Reuss (11-8)Mike Birkbeck (10-7)MIL  R Deer (21), B Surhoff (5)Dave Gallagher (20.8)
Seattle Mariners2Minnesota Twins1BoxBill Swift (7-10)Dan Schatzeder (0-3)NoneKirby Puckett (30.1)
Cleveland Indians5New York Yankees4BoxRod Nichols (1-4)Tommy John (9-7)CLE  L Medina 2 (2)Luis Medina (46.5)
Oakland Athletics6Texas Rangers3BoxGene Nelson (8-6)Jose Guzman (11-11)OAK  J Canseco (37), D Henderson (24)Stan Javier (20.4)
New York Mets8Chicago Cubs9BoxRich Gossage (3-2)Roger McDowell (5-4)CHN  S Dunston (9)  NYN  K Hernandez (9), D Strawberry (32)Ryne Sandberg (35.2)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxTim Leary (16-9)Mike Scott (13-6)LAN  J Shelby (7)John Shelby (43.5)
Montreal Expos4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxDoug Drabek (14-6)Bryn Smith (10-9)NoneBobby Bonilla (18.1)
Cincinnati Reds0San Diego Padres1BoxAndy Hawkins (14-10)Ron Robinson (3-7)NoneRoberto Alomar (13.3)
Atlanta Braves4San Francisco Giants1BoxTom Glavine (6-15)Jeff Brantley (0-1)ATL  R Gant (16)Tom Glavine (22.8)
Philadelphia Phillies0St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJoe Magrane (4-8)Don Carman (9-11)NoneJose Oquendo (14.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7762.554--69459932-3945-23L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7663.5471.061256333-3443-29W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7468.5214.559854532-3742-31L1Game Log
New York Yankees7166.5185.066464633-3438-32L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7169.5076.565560536-3635-33L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6871.4899.059164031-4037-31W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4989.35527.548567619-5030-39W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics8852.629--69053743-2845-24W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7762.55410.566358937-3140-31L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals7465.53213.561855034-3540-30W2Game Log
California Angels7169.50717.064065738-3433-35L2Game Log
Texas Rangers6177.44226.054764227-4034-37L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6078.43527.055467626-4334-35W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5783.40731.058066627-4530-38W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets8156.591--57846437-3344-23L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7364.5338.055152234-3239-32W2Game Log
Montreal Expos7069.50412.053150333-3937-30L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6970.49613.056357233-3435-37W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6673.47516.050352430-3836-35W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5782.41025.051363824-4732-36L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7959.572--55548442-2837-31W1Game Log
Houston Astros7465.5325.555854032-3642-29L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7266.5227.056352636-3536-31L1Game Log
San Diego Padres7067.5118.548349830-3940-28W6Game Log
San Francisco Giants7069.5049.559055430-3840-31L6Game Log
Atlanta Braves4889.35030.548765024-4524-44W2Game Log

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