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Baseball on Tuesday, August 18, 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 Sox4Los Angeles Angels3BoxJohn Snyder (4-1)Chuck Finley (9-6)ANA  M Walbeck (5)  CHA  A Belle (37)Albert Belle (25.3)
Minnesota Twins1Baltimore Orioles7BoxSidney Ponson (7-6)Brad Radke (10-11)BAL  E Davis 2 (24)Eric Davis (34.7)
Texas Rangers1Boston Red Sox4Box G1Pedro Martinez (16-4)John Burkett (7-13)TEX  J Gonzalez (34)John Valentin (29.8)
Texas Rangers4Boston Red Sox5Box G2Derek Lowe (3-7)Danny Patterson (1-5)BOS  M Vaughn (33)  TEX  L Alicea (5), R Kelly (11)Jason Varitek (18.9)
Tampa Bay Rays2Cleveland Indians4BoxDwight Gooden (5-6)Bryan Rekar (1-5)NoneOmar Vizquel (19.8)
New York Yankees3Kansas City Royals2BoxJoe Borowski (1-0)Matt Whisenant (1-1)KCA  L Sutton (4)  NYA  B Williams (20)Larry Sutton (35.5)
Toronto Blue Jays5Oakland Athletics10BoxJimmy Haynes (9-5)Woody Williams (9-8)OAK  R Christenson (4), J Giambi (18), S Spiezio 2 (9), M Stairs 2 (23)  TOR  K Brown (2), J Canseco (34)Scott Spiezio (41.3)
Detroit Tigers7Seattle Mariners6BoxSeth Greisinger (2-7)Bobby Ayala (1-9)DET  B Higginson (21)Bobby Higginson (34.6)
Montreal Expos7Arizona Diamondbacks1BoxJavier Vazquez (4-12)Brian Anderson (8-12)ARI  M Williams (15)  MON  S Andrews (19), B Fullmer 2 (10)Shane Andrews (16.1)
San Francisco Giants4Atlanta Braves8BoxGreg Maddux (16-6)Kirk Rueter (12-9)NoneDanny Bautista (23.5)
St. Louis Cardinals1Chicago Cubs4BoxSteve Trachsel (13-6)Kent Mercker (8-10)NoneScott Servais (29.0)
San Diego Padres7Florida Marlins5BoxDan Miceli (9-4)Antonio Alfonseca (2-6)SDN  G Vaughn (40)Greg Vaughn (50.1)
Cincinnati Reds4Milwaukee Brewers8BoxBrad Woodall (6-7)Mike Remlinger (6-14)MIL  J Burnitz (28), B Hughes (6)Fernando Vina (39.8)
Colorado Rockies2New York Mets6Box G1Al Leiter (12-4)Pedro Astacio (11-12)NYN  E Alfonzo (9), T Hundley (2), B McRae (19), J Olerud (17)John Olerud (19.5)
Colorado Rockies3New York Mets6Box G2Mel Rojas (5-2)Chuck McElroy (4-3)NYN  L Harris (1)Mike Piazza (59.7)
Houston Astros8Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJose Lima (12-6)Mike Grace (4-6)NoneJeff Bagwell (25.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxJason Schmidt (10-9)Carlos Perez (7-12)LAN  B Bonilla (7), E Karros (15), R Mondesi (27)  PIT  F Garcia (7)Freddy Garcia (31.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6955.556--65657935-2734-28W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox5767.46012.062472825-3531-33W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5570.44014.555371432-2923-41L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins5470.43515.057260329-3525-35L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers4974.39819.553764124-3625-38W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9230.754--74246444-2148-9W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox7350.59319.568655535-3038-20W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6758.53626.566559932-3335-25W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6363.50031.060762827-3736-26L1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays4875.39044.545357122-3626-39L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels6758.536--61759634-2633-32L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6559.5241.570668529-3336-26L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners5667.45510.065864025-3631-31L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5570.44012.062869025-3630-34W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7749.611--69050235-2942-20W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6956.5527.562458028-3341-23W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6065.48016.553559429-3231-33W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5964.48016.560061524-3835-26L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5768.45619.550852325-3632-32W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5669.44820.554859930-3426-35L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8342.664--65146340-2243-20W1Game Log
New York Mets6855.55314.054946730-2938-26W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6163.49221.555663629-3332-30L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5076.39733.549661617-4233-34W1Game Log
Florida Marlins4481.35239.052268818-4426-37L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres8144.648--60547935-2946-15W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6659.52815.061457330-3336-26L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6263.49619.052252728-3734-26L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5769.45224.562267325-3832-31L3Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks4778.37634.051363123-4424-34L1Game Log

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