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Baseball on Wednesday, August 05, 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
Cleveland Indians6Los Angeles Angels5BoxPaul Shuey (4-1)Troy Percival (2-5)ANA  D Hollins (11), T Salmon (21)  CLE  M Ramirez (27)Manny Ramirez (56.9)
Detroit Tigers1Baltimore Orioles6BoxJuan Guzman (7-12)Justin Thompson (9-9)BAL  R Alomar (10), R Palmeiro (34)Rafael Palmeiro (24.5)
Kansas City Royals4Minnesota Twins3BoxTim Belcher (11-9)Frankie Rodriguez (1-1)KCA  S Fasano (5), J Offerman (5)  MIN  T Steinbach (10)Sal Fasano (41.5)
New York Yankees1Oakland Athletics3BoxTom Candiotti (7-13)Hideki Irabu (10-5)NYA  T Martinez (18)  OAK  R Henderson (9)Rafael Bournigal (33.0)
Chicago White Sox3Tampa Bay Rays7BoxRoberto Hernandez (2-4)Bob Howry (0-2)CHA  J Abbott (6), A Belle (35), F Thomas (19)  TBA  F McGriff (12)Fred McGriff (43.8)
Toronto Blue Jays3Texas Rangers4BoxJohn Wetteland (3-1)Randy Myers (3-4)TEX  J Gonzalez (32)Juan Gonzalez (47.9)
Cincinnati Reds13Atlanta Braves9BoxJohn Hudek (4-5)Russ Springer (5-4)ATL  R Klesko (16), J Lopez (23)  CIN  W Greene (14), D Young (10)Dmitri Young (43.5)
Arizona Diamondbacks10Chicago Cubs7BoxAndy Benes (9-11)Kerry Wood (11-6)ARI  T Batista (7), A Fox (8)  CHN  S Sosa (43)Devon White (18.3)
Houston Astros3Florida Marlins5BoxJesus Sanchez (5-6)Mike Hampton (9-6)FLO  D Lee (13)  HOU  S Berry (7)Derrek Lee (24.1)
St. Louis Cardinals5Milwaukee Brewers1BoxKent Mercker (8-8)Jeff Juden (7-11)SLN  J Mabry (7)John Mabry (15.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Montreal Expos5BoxCarl Pavano (4-5)Darren Dreifort (6-10)MON  D May (2)Scott Livingstone (23.6)
San Francisco Giants6New York Mets4BoxRuss Ortiz (1-1)Bobby Jones (7-7)NoneDoug Mirabelli (22.0)
Colorado Rockies6Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJamey Wright (6-10)Francisco Cordova (9-10)COL  J Wright (1)Jamey Wright (27.0)
Philadelphia Phillies0San Diego Padres4BoxKevin Brown (14-3)Curt Schilling (10-11)NoneSteve Finley (10.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6350.558--60953033-2630-24W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5160.45911.051250827-2824-32L4Game Log
Kansas City Royals5161.45511.549561630-2421-37W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5063.44213.057067424-3425-30L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4665.41416.048457223-3523-30L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8029.734--64742242-2138-8L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6645.59515.060849033-2833-17W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5855.51324.058555625-3033-25W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5659.48727.054657226-3630-23L2Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays4467.39637.041151520-3224-35W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6151.545--65161827-2734-24W4Game Log
Anaheim Angels6053.5311.555655328-2232-31L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5163.44711.057462722-3029-33W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5062.44611.059457820-3230-30L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6846.596--62546734-2834-18L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6451.5574.557152724-2840-23L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5757.50011.051053327-2430-33L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5360.46914.554356724-3729-23W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5163.44717.049355430-3221-31W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5163.44717.046047920-3231-31L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7539.658--59543434-1941-20L1Game Log
New York Mets5952.53214.548741124-2635-26L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5557.49119.050957224-2831-29L7Game Log
Montreal Expos4668.40429.044555716-3530-33W3Game Log
Florida Marlins4174.35734.548863715-3826-36W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres7440.649--56144934-2940-11W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6252.54412.055950030-3132-21W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5856.50916.049348528-3530-21L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies5163.44723.055161724-3627-27W1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks4371.37731.047258422-4221-29W1Game Log

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