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Baseball on Saturday, April 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
Cleveland Indians1Baltimore Orioles0BoxGreg Swindell (3-0)Dave J. Schmidt (0-1)NoneWillie Upshaw (37.9)
Texas Rangers2Boston Red Sox0BoxPaul Kilgus (2-0)Steve Ellsworth (0-2)TEX  L Parrish (1)Mike Stanley (22.8)
Kansas City Royals2Detroit Tigers4BoxDoyle Alexander (1-1)Charlie Leibrandt (1-2)DET  A Trammell (2)  KCA  G Brett (2), B Jackson (3)Ray Knight (17.2)
New York Yankees2Milwaukee Brewers9BoxChris Bosio (2-1)Rick Rhoden (1-2)MIL  G Brock (1), R Yount (3)  NYA  D Slaught (2)Robin Yount (16.3)
Chicago White Sox5Oakland Athletics1BoxMelido Perez (1-0)Storm Davis (1-1)NoneKenny Williams (25.8)
California Angels6Seattle Mariners7BoxEd Nunez (1-0)DeWayne Buice (0-1)CAL  B Wynegar (1)  SEA  A Davis (2), K Phelps (2)Scott Bradley (77.3)
Minnesota Twins3Toronto Blue Jays2BoxJuan Berenguer (1-2)David Wells (1-1)MIN  G Gaetti (2)Gary Gaetti (28.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs0BoxDoug Drabek (2-0)Greg Maddux (2-1)PIT  R Reynolds (1)R.J. Reynolds (25.7)
Cincinnati Reds8Houston Astros2BoxJose Rijo (3-1)Ernie Camacho (0-1)CIN  B Diaz (3)Kevin Bass (34.4)
Atlanta Braves4Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxTim Belcher (1-0)Rick Mahler (0-2)NonePedro Guerrero (47.1)
Philadelphia Phillies1Montreal Expos2BoxTim Burke (1-0)Kent Tekulve (0-1)MON  G Nettles (1)  PHI  L Parrish (3)Graig Nettles (39.2)
St. Louis Cardinals4New York Mets6BoxDavid Cone (1-0)Todd Worrell (0-2)NYN  G Carter (5), H Johnson (1)  SLN  V Coleman (1)Gary Carter (50.7)
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres2BoxMark Davis (1-0)Don Robinson (1-1)SDN  J Kruk (2)  SFN  W Clark (3)Garry Templeton (32.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians102.833--59254-16-1W4Game Log
New York Yankees92.8180.572484-25-0L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers54.5563.544353-32-1W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox65.5453.535352-14-4L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays47.3645.561603-31-4L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers37.3006.040382-61-1W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles011.0009.516660-40-7L11Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals64.600--50453-13-3L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics65.5450.560544-22-3L2Game Log
Texas Rangers55.5001.019263-12-4W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox55.5001.045462-23-3W2Game Log
California Angels55.5001.055502-33-2L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners56.4551.546563-32-3W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins45.4441.527452-42-1W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates73.700--39274-33-0W1Game Log
New York Mets73.700--40373-34-0W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs64.6001.055465-31-1L1Game Log
Montreal Expos46.4003.045500-24-4W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies37.3004.034420-53-2L6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals37.3004.030450-43-3L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers83.727--48305-23-1W2Game Log
Houston Astros73.7000.560334-13-2L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds74.6361.051504-23-2W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants65.5452.040322-24-3L1Game Log
San Diego Padres47.3644.028451-53-2W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves010.0007.527600-20-8L10Game Log

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