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Baseball on Friday, August 07, 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
Seattle Mariners6Detroit Tigers3Box G1Heathcliff Slocumb (2-4)Dean Crow (1-1)DET  J Siddall (1)Deivi Cruz (31.3)
Seattle Mariners7Detroit Tigers1Box G2Jamie Moyer (9-8)Brian Moehler (12-8)SEA  A Rodriguez (34)Alex Rodriguez (18.2)
Baltimore Orioles16Minnesota Twins9BoxJimmy Key (5-3)Travis Miller (0-1)BAL  B Anderson 2 (12), H Baines (6), C Ripken (9)  MIN  T Walker (9)Marty Cordova (63.0)
Kansas City Royals2New York Yankees8Box G1David Cone (16-4)Pat Rapp (9-11)KCA  J Damon (13)  NYA  D Strawberry (21)Bernie Williams (26.3)
Kansas City Royals2New York Yankees14Box G2David Wells (14-2)Chris Haney (4-5)NYA  C Knoblauch (14), S Spencer 2 (2), B Williams (14)Chuck Knoblauch (30.9)
Cleveland Indians5Tampa Bay Rays1BoxDwight Gooden (4-6)Wilson Alvarez (5-10)CLE  J Manto (2)Jeff Manto (26.6)
Boston Red Sox3Texas Rangers4BoxRick Helling (15-6)Pedro Martinez (15-4)TEX  W Clark (16)Will Clark (24.0)
Oakland Athletics7Toronto Blue Jays6BoxJimmy Haynes (8-4)Woody Williams (9-7)OAK  R Henderson (10)Mike MacFarlane (24.0)
Milwaukee Brewers0Cincinnati Reds17BoxPete Harnisch (8-5)Brad Woodall (5-6)CIN  B Larkin (11), R Sanders (12), E Taubensee (8)Eddie Taubensee (14.5)
New York Mets8Colorado Rockies7BoxRick Reed (13-7)Pedro Astacio (10-11)COL  D Hamilton (2), L Walker (15)  NYN  M Piazza (20)Mike Piazza (26.0)
Philadelphia Phillies0Houston Astros9BoxRandy Johnson (11-10)Mike Welch (0-2)HOU  M Alou (29), J Bagwell 2 (25)Derek Bell (18.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxBrian Bohanon (5-7)Todd Van Poppel (2-3)LAN  C Johnson (16)Gary Sheffield (29.3)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Montreal Expos4BoxBrian Anderson (8-10)Javier Vazquez (3-11)ARI  J Bell (15)  MON  S Andrews (17)Andy Fox (21.7)
Florida Marlins3San Diego Padres6BoxScott Sanders (2-2)Justin Speier (0-1)SDN  C Hernandez (8)David Berg (39.4)
Atlanta Braves5San Francisco Giants0BoxTom Glavine (15-4)Kirk Rueter (12-7)ATL  D Bautista (3), C Jones (27), J Lopez (24)Javy Lopez (19.9)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals16BoxKent Bottenfield (4-5)Steve Trachsel (11-6)SLN  R Gant (18), R Lankford (20)Fernando Tatis (33.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6450.561--61453134-2630-24W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5263.45212.550764531-2621-37L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5162.45112.552853227-2824-34L6Game Log
Chicago White Sox5063.44213.557067424-3425-30L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4667.40717.548858523-3523-32L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8229.739--66942642-2140-8W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6647.58417.061550133-3033-17L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5955.51824.560156526-3033-25W4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5660.48328.555257926-3630-24L3Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays4468.39338.541252020-3224-36L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6351.553--66262527-2736-24W6Game Log
Anaheim Angels6053.5312.555655328-2232-31L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5262.45611.060758222-3230-30W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5263.45211.558163323-3029-33W2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6946.600--63446734-2835-18W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6452.5525.557454324-2940-23L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5758.49612.051055027-2530-33L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5460.47414.555957024-3730-23W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5264.44817.551055930-3322-31W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5165.44018.546248720-3331-32L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7739.664--60543435-1942-20W2Game Log
New York Mets6152.54014.550442625-2636-26W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5658.49120.051258325-2931-29L1Game Log
Montreal Expos4769.40530.045856316-3531-34L1Game Log
Florida Marlins4175.35336.049164315-3926-36L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres7541.647--56945534-2941-12W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6254.53413.056751430-3232-22L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5957.50916.049649528-3631-21W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5264.44823.056362625-3627-28L1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks4471.38330.547858823-4221-29W2Game Log

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