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Baseball on Wednesday, April 08, 1998

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox1Los Angeles Angels2BoxJack McDowell (1-1)Derek Lowe (0-2)BOS  J Valentin (1)Tim Salmon (29.6)
Toronto Blue Jays9Minnesota Twins6BoxPat Hentgen (1-0)LaTroy Hawkins (0-1)TOR  S Green (3)Jose Canseco (23.5)
Cleveland Indians1Oakland Athletics3BoxKenny Rogers (1-0)Dave Burba (1-1)NoneMatt Stairs (19.3)
New York Yankees4Seattle Mariners3BoxGraeme Lloyd (1-0)Bobby Ayala (0-1)NYA  C Curtis (2)  SEA  R Davis 2 (3)Russ Davis (42.4)
St. Louis Cardinals13Colorado Rockies9BoxManny Aybar (1-1)Jamey Wright (0-2)SLN  R Lankford (1)Mark McGwire (22.4)
Arizona Diamondbacks3Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxBrian Anderson (1-1)Hideo Nomo (0-1)ARI  B Brede (1), J Fabregas (1)Jorge Fabregas (8.4)
Florida Marlins5Philadelphia Phillies9BoxMike Grace (1-1)Eric Ludwick (0-2)FLO  D Lee (2)Gregg Jefferies (24.8)
Atlanta Braves3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxEsteban Loaiza (1-0)Denny Neagle (1-1)ATL  A Galarraga 2 (3)  PIT  J Guillen (2), J Kendall (1)Jason Kendall (32.9)
Cincinnati Reds3San Diego Padres6BoxAndy Ashby (1-1)Gabe White (0-1)SDN  W Joyner (2), G Vaughn (1)Wally Joyner (30.2)
Houston Astros6San Francisco Giants3BoxJose Lima (2-0)Kirk Rueter (1-1)HOU  D Bell (2), S Berry (2)Sean Berry (25.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians61.857--49306-10-0L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox33.5002.530432-31-0W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins34.4293.040291-12-3L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals34.4293.028433-30-1L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers25.2864.029431-51-0W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles61.857--44211-05-1W6Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays43.5712.042350-14-2L1Game Log
New York Yankees34.4293.032463-40-0W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays34.4293.030361-12-3W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox35.3753.533413-50-0L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels53.625--30290-05-3W3Game Log
Texas Rangers33.5001.039322-21-1L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners35.3752.062580-03-5L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics24.3332.025270-02-4W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers61.857--41225-11-0W6Game Log
Chicago Cubs62.7500.545312-14-1L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals52.7141.059522-03-2W2Game Log
Houston Astros54.5562.060451-14-3W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates44.5002.527353-31-1W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds35.3753.530350-23-3L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets52.714--27191-04-2W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies43.5711.031302-32-0W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves43.5711.033241-13-2L1Game Log
Florida Marlins18.1115.044680-21-6L8Game Log
Montreal Expos07.0005.014330-50-2L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres62.750--57414-22-0W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants53.6251.047324-21-1L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies45.4442.554684-30-2L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers25.2863.519271-41-1L1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks26.2504.019451-11-5W1Game Log

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