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Baseball on Friday, April 24, 1998

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
Oakland Athletics10Baltimore Orioles1BoxKenny Rogers (3-1)Scott Kamieniecki (2-1)BAL  R Palmeiro (2)  OAK  S Spiezio (2)Scott Spiezio (15.0)
Toronto Blue Jays3Chicago White Sox1BoxPat Hentgen (3-1)Jaime Navarro (1-3)TOR  J Canseco (8)Wil Cordero (16.2)
Boston Red Sox7Cleveland Indians5BoxTim Wakefield (1-1)Dave Burba (2-3)BOS  D Bragg (2)  CLE  D Justice (5)Reggie Jefferson (37.8)
Texas Rangers4Kansas City Royals11BoxGlendon Rusch (2-3)John Burkett (1-3)KCA  J King (4)  TEX  R Kelly (1)Jose Offerman (25.9)
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees8BoxDavid Cone (2-1)Greg Keagle (0-4)NYA  D Strawberry (5)Darryl Strawberry (13.5)
Minnesota Twins2Seattle Mariners4BoxKen Cloude (3-1)Bob Tewksbury (2-3)MIN  D Ortiz (4)  SEA  G Hill (4), E Martinez 2 (3)Edgar Martinez (15.4)
Los Angeles Angels10Tampa Bay Rays3BoxAllen Watson (1-2)Wilson Alvarez (3-2)ANA  D Mashore (1)  TBA  F McGriff (3)Fred McGriff (18.8)
Arizona Diamondbacks5Atlanta Braves6BoxKerry Ligtenberg (2-1)Russ Springer (1-1)ARI  T Batista (1), T Lee (4)  ATL  A Galarraga (9), J Lopez (5)Andres Galarraga (46.3)
Colorado Rockies1Florida Marlins5BoxBrian Meadows (3-2)Mark Thompson (1-2)NoneBobby Bonilla (24.7)
Chicago Cubs4Los Angeles Dodgers12BoxIsmael Valdez (2-3)Kerry Wood (1-2)CHN  J Hernandez (1), S Sosa (5)  LAN  M Piazza (8)Todd Hollandsworth (20.9)
Houston Astros8Montreal Expos4BoxJose Lima (3-1)Marc Valdes (0-3)HOU  M Alou (5), C Everett 2 (3)  MON  S Andrews (5)Moises Alou (32.6)
Cincinnati Reds2New York Mets3BoxBobby Jones (1-2)Jeff Shaw (0-2)NoneEdgardo Alfonzo (58.4)
St. Louis Cardinals4Philadelphia Phillies8BoxMatt Whiteside (1-1)Kent Mercker (2-1)NoneRico Brogna (26.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Diego Padres2BoxJason Schmidt (3-1)Pete Smith (1-2)PIT  A Martin (2)Jason Kendall (28.6)
Milwaukee Brewers7San Francisco Giants5BoxScott Karl (3-0)Orel Hershiser (0-2)MIL  J Burnitz (7), G Jenkins (1)  SFN  B Bonds (4)Jeromy Burnitz (42.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians138.619--1281117-46-4L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1012.4553.51061186-74-5W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins813.3815.0119965-63-7L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox713.3505.5871245-92-4L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers415.2118.0651271-93-6L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees135.722--110858-55-0W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox156.7141.5114956-59-1W5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles129.5712.5106996-56-4L2Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays119.5503.0103976-55-4L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays912.4295.5831104-65-6W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers137.650--138973-310-4L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1111.5003.01411315-56-6W2Game Log
Anaheim Angels1010.5003.090922-38-7W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics713.3506.0951031-66-7W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers156.714--102728-27-4W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals139.5912.51311225-68-3L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1210.5453.5105944-68-4L3Game Log
Houston Astros1210.5453.5120986-66-4W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1012.4555.580964-66-6W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds913.4096.51071124-75-6L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves157.682--113786-59-2W4Game Log
New York Mets137.6501.092695-38-4W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1010.5004.091952-88-2W3Game Log
Montreal Expos714.3337.5661012-75-7L1Game Log
Florida Marlins715.3188.01051332-85-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres165.762--115849-47-1L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1011.4766.089834-96-2W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1012.4556.596895-75-5L3Game Log
Colorado Rockies815.3489.01211675-53-10L1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks617.26111.0841242-114-6L3Game Log

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