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Baseball on Thursday, April 02, 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
New York Yankees2Los Angeles Angels10BoxKen Hill (1-0)David Wells (0-1)ANA  J Edmonds (1), D Hollins (1)Phil Nevin (19.5)
Kansas City Royals3Baltimore Orioles4BoxArmando Benitez (1-0)Jeff Montgomery (0-1)BAL  H Baines (1)Jose Offerman (18.3)
Boston Red Sox6Oakland Athletics3BoxJohn Wasdin (1-0)Billy Taylor (0-1)NoneMike Blowers (33.2)
Detroit Tigers1Tampa Bay Rays7BoxEsteban Yan (1-0)Tim Worrell (0-1)DET  B Hunter (1)Mike DiFelice (17.6)
Chicago White Sox4Texas Rangers20BoxAaron Sele (1-0)Mike Sirotka (0-1)CHA  M Cameron (1)  TEX  K Elster (1), J Gonzalez (1), I Rodriguez (1), M Simms (1), L Stevens (1)Mike Cameron (24.6)
Minnesota Twins3Toronto Blue Jays2BoxEddie Guardado (1-0)Kelvim Escobar (0-1)NonePaul Molitor (65.0)
Colorado Rockies6Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxPedro Astacio (1-0)Brian Anderson (0-1)ARI  J Bell (1), M Williams (1)  COL  D Bichette (1), E Burks (1), G Colbrunn (1)Dante Bichette (47.0)
Milwaukee Brewers8Atlanta Braves6BoxMike Myers (1-0)Adam Butler (0-1)ATL  A Galarraga (1), C Jones (1), J Lopez (1), G Williams (1)  MIL  J Burnitz 2 (2), J Cirillo (1)Jeff Cirillo (62.4)
San Diego Padres1Cincinnati Reds5BoxSteve Cooke (1-0)Andy Ashby (0-1)CIN  W Greene (2), C Stynes (1)Willie Greene (13.9)
Chicago Cubs8Florida Marlins7BoxBob Patterson (1-0)Jay Powell (0-1)CHN  M Alexander (1), T Houston (1)  FLO  C Floyd (2), G Sheffield (2)Gary Sheffield (60.6)
San Francisco Giants9Houston Astros2BoxKirk Rueter (1-0)John Halama (0-1)NoneStan Javier (32.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Montreal Expos3BoxJason Schmidt (1-0)Mike Maddux (0-1)MON  V Guerrero 2 (2)Tony Womack (29.7)
Philadelphia Phillies6New York Mets5BoxMark Portugal (1-0)Al Leiter (0-1)NYN  R Becker (1), J Olerud (1)John Olerud (31.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers5St. Louis Cardinals8BoxJuan Acevedo (1-0)Frank Lankford (0-1)LAN  T Howard (1), T Hubbard (1), T Zeile (1)  SLN  R Gant (1), M McGwire (2)Tom Lampkin (39.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians201.000--19162-00-0W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins11.5001.0551-10-0W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox11.5001.013221-10-0L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals12.3331.58151-20-0L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers12.3331.520241-20-0L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox201.000--832-00-0W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles21.6670.51580-02-1W2Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays21.6670.524200-02-1W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays11.5001.0550-01-1L1Game Log
New York Yankees02.0002.03140-20-0L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels201.000--1430-02-0W2Game Log
Texas Rangers11.5001.022130-01-1W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics02.0002.0380-00-2L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners02.0002.016190-00-2L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals201.000--1450-02-0W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates201.000--832-00-0W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs21.6670.524212-10-0W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers11.5001.0981-10-0W1Game Log
Houston Astros12.3331.513240-01-2L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds12.3331.516210-01-2W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets11.500--660-01-1L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves11.500--890-01-1L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies11.500--661-10-0W1Game Log
Florida Marlins12.3330.521240-01-2L2Game Log
Montreal Expos02.0001.0380-00-2L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Colorado Rockies301.000--2163-00-0W3Game Log
San Diego Padres21.6671.021162-10-0L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants21.6671.024132-10-0W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers02.0002.55140-20-0L2Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks03.0003.06210-00-3L3Game Log

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