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Baseball on Thursday, September 08, 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
Oakland Athletics5Kansas City Royals1BoxCurt Young (9-8)Bret Saberhagen (13-14)KCA  D Tartabull (21)Stan Javier (12.7)
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees7BoxHipolito Pena (1-1)Mike Henneman (8-5)NYA  G Ward (3)Ray Knight (46.0)
California Angels4Texas Rangers3BoxMike Witt (13-12)Mitch Williams (2-6)NoneCecil Espy (27.0)
New York Mets13Chicago Cubs6BoxDwight Gooden (17-6)Scott Sanderson (1-2)NYN  L Dykstra (6), G Jefferies (4), H Johnson (23), D Strawberry (33)Howard Johnson (43.0)
Houston Astros2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxNolan Ryan (11-11)John Tudor (8-8)HOU  A Trevino (2)  LAN  K Gibson (24)Alex Trevino (19.8)
Montreal Expos5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxPascual Perez (10-6)Jeff Robinson (9-4)PIT  B Bonds (23), G Redus (8), A Van Slyke (23)Tim Wallach (52.7)
Cincinnati Reds2San Diego Padres1BoxJose Rijo (12-8)Ed Whitson (12-9)NoneRon Oester (12.4)
Atlanta Braves2San Francisco Giants3BoxDon Robinson (6-4)Charlie Puleo (3-4)SFN  W Clark (26)Will Clark (18.5)
Philadelphia Phillies0St. Louis Cardinals1BoxLarry McWilliams (5-6)Kevin Gross (11-13)NoneVince Coleman (8.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7762.554--69459932-3945-23L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7664.5431.561657033-3543-29L1Game Log
New York Yankees7266.5224.567165033-3439-32W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7468.5214.559854532-3742-31L1Game 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 Athletics8952.631--69553844-2845-24W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins7762.55411.066358937-3140-31L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals7466.52914.561955534-3540-31L1Game Log
California Angels7269.51117.064466039-3433-35W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6178.43927.055064627-4034-38L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6078.43527.555467626-4334-35W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5783.40731.558066627-4530-38W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets8256.594--59147038-3344-23W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7365.5299.055552734-3239-33L1Game Log
Montreal Expos7169.50712.053650734-3937-30W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6971.49314.056958533-3435-38L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6773.47916.050452430-3837-35W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5783.40726.051363924-4832-36L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7960.568--55648642-2837-32L1Game Log
Houston Astros7565.5364.556054133-3642-29W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7366.5256.056552737-3536-31W1Game Log
San Diego Padres7068.5078.548450030-3940-29L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants7169.5078.559355630-3841-31W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4890.34830.548965324-4624-44L1Game Log

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