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Baseball on Friday, September 16, 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 Yankees4Boston Red Sox7BoxWes Gardner (8-4)Steve Shields (4-5)NoneJody Reed (20.7)
Texas Rangers2California Angels7BoxWillie Fraser (12-10)Paul Kilgus (11-14)CAL  C Davis (21)Chili Davis (19.5)
Baltimore Orioles7Detroit Tigers8BoxGuillermo Hernandez (6-5)Mark Thurmond (1-7)BAL  E Murray (26), L Sheets (9)  DET  L Herndon (4), F Lynn (23), D Murphy (3)Brady Anderson (44.8)
Chicago White Sox4Minnesota Twins5BoxBert Blyleven (10-15)Shawn Hillegas (4-6)MIN  J Dwyer (2), G Larkin (7)Jim Dwyer (37.0)
Kansas City Royals3Oakland Athletics0BoxMark Gubicza (18-7)Bob Welch (15-8)KCA  D Tartabull (22)Kevin Seitzer (35.6)
Milwaukee Brewers5Seattle Mariners1BoxDon August (11-6)Erik Hanson (1-2)SEA  D Coles (13)Robin Yount (21.3)
Cleveland Indians3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxTom Henke (4-4)Don Gordon (2-4)TOR  G Bell (22)Cory Snyder (38.2)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs0BoxJose DeLeon (12-8)Mike Harkey (0-2)NoneRod Booker (12.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers0Cincinnati Reds1BoxTom Browning (16-5)Tim Belcher (10-5)NoneChris Sabo (6.9)
San Francisco Giants5Houston Astros4BoxAtlee Hammaker (8-8)Bob Knepper (13-5)HOU  B Bell (7)Mike Aldrete (37.2)
Montreal Expos3New York Mets4BoxRandy Myers (7-3)Joe Hesketh (3-3)NoneTracy Jones (16.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJeff Robinson (10-5)Greg Harris (4-5)PHI  R Jones (5)Bobby Bonilla (40.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8364.565--73562432-3951-25W1Game Log
New York Yankees7868.5344.571568736-3642-32L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7869.5315.064361134-4044-29W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7970.5305.061955535-3844-32W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7672.5147.569362937-3839-34W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians7077.47613.061968032-4438-33L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5194.35231.051271419-5432-40L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics9355.628--73057546-2947-26L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins8265.55810.569061040-3442-31W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals7968.53713.565458738-3541-33W4Game Log
California Angels7474.50019.066768640-3634-38W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6482.43828.057867228-4336-39L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6284.42530.057370926-4536-39L4Game Log
Seattle Mariners6087.40832.559268128-4732-40L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets8957.610--62148141-3348-24W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7868.53411.058755537-3441-34W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7474.50016.057353834-4040-34L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7276.48618.053356232-4140-35W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7078.47320.058862034-4035-39L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6088.40530.054567525-5034-39L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8462.575--57649942-2942-33L1Game Log
Houston Astros7869.5316.558856636-3942-30L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7769.5277.058755338-3739-32W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants7671.5178.561957834-3842-33W4Game Log
San Diego Padres7272.50011.051052330-3942-33L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4995.34034.050267925-5124-44L5Game Log

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