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Baseball on Monday, August 17, 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
Chicago White Sox2Los Angeles Angels7BoxSteve Sparks (7-2)Jim Parque (3-5)ANA  P Nevin (8)  CHA  A Belle (36), F Thomas (21)Phil Nevin (17.7)
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles3BoxScott Erickson (13-9)LaTroy Hawkins (7-12)NoneHarold Baines (29.8)
Tampa Bay Rays3Cleveland Indians4BoxBartolo Colon (13-6)Wilson Alvarez (5-12)CLE  M Ramirez (29), R Sexson (1)Richie Sexson (18.0)
New York Yankees7Kansas City Royals1BoxDavid Cone (18-4)Jose Rosado (6-9)NYA  T Martinez (19), T Raines (5), B Williams (19)Bernie Williams (24.5)
Toronto Blue Jays4Oakland Athletics2BoxKelvim Escobar (2-1)Tom Candiotti (8-14)OAK  A Hinch (7)  TOR  J Canseco (33), S Green (23)A.J. Hinch (27.2)
Detroit Tigers1Seattle Mariners3BoxJamie Moyer (10-8)Brian Moehler (12-9)NoneAlex Rodriguez (13.5)
Montreal Expos1Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxAndy Benes (11-11)Jeremy Powell (1-3)ARI  T Batista (11)David Dellucci (12.8)
Houston Astros0Philadelphia Phillies4BoxPaul Byrd (1-0)Randy Johnson (12-11)PHI  S Rolen (24)Scott Rolen (18.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6855.553--65257735-2733-28W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5667.45512.062072524-3531-33L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5569.44413.555171132-2923-40L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5469.43914.057159629-3425-35L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4874.39319.553063523-3625-38L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9130.752--73946243-2148-9W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox7150.58720.067755035-3036-20L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6658.53226.565859832-3334-25W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6362.50430.060261827-3636-26W2Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays4874.39343.545156722-3526-39L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels6757.540--61459234-2633-31W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6557.5331.070167629-3136-26L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5666.45910.065263325-3631-30W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5470.43513.061868525-3629-34L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7649.608--68250034-2942-20L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6856.5487.562057928-3340-23W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5963.48415.559961124-3735-26L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5965.47616.552759029-3230-33W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5668.45219.550251925-3631-32W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5668.45219.554459130-3326-35W3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8242.661--64345940-2242-20L1Game Log
New York Mets6655.54514.553746230-2936-26L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6162.49620.555462829-3332-29W2Game Log
Montreal Expos4976.39233.548961516-4233-34L7Game Log
Florida Marlins4480.35538.051768118-4426-36L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres8044.645--59847434-2946-15L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6658.53214.061056530-3236-26W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6262.50018.051852128-3634-26W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5767.46023.061766125-3632-31L1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks4777.37933.051262423-4424-33W2Game Log

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