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Baseball on Friday, August 21, 1998


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Toronto Blue Jays9Los Angeles Angels4BoxChris Carpenter (9-6)Jeff Juden (7-13)ANA  R Velarde (3)  TOR  J Canseco (35), C Delgado 2 (27)Carlos Delgado (32.7)
Cleveland Indians6Baltimore Orioles3BoxJaret Wright (11-7)Scott Kamieniecki (2-6)BAL  W Greene (15), R Palmeiro (38)Omar Vizquel (25.5)
Boston Red Sox9Minnesota Twins2BoxSteve Avery (9-5)Eric Milton (7-10)BOS  D Buford (9), N Garciaparra (26)  MIN  M Lawton (15)Damon Buford (25.5)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics4BoxMike Oquist (7-10)Bryce Florie (6-7)DET  T Clark (27), J Encarnacion (1)Scott Spiezio (13.1)
Chicago White Sox4Seattle Mariners5BoxJose Paniagua (1-0)Keith Foulke (3-2)CHA  A Belle (38)  SEA  J Buhner (13), E Martinez (23)Jay Buhner (31.9)
Kansas City Royals6Tampa Bay Rays5BoxMatt Whisenant (2-1)Esteban Yan (4-4)KCA  D Palmer (28)  TBA  F McGriff (14), P Sorrento (15)Johnny Damon (40.0)
New York Yankees5Texas Rangers0BoxDavid Wells (16-2)Esteban Loaiza (7-8)NYA  D Jeter (16), C Knoblauch (17), T Martinez 2 (21)Tino Martinez (15.6)
San Diego Padres4Atlanta Braves5BoxJohn Smoltz (12-2)Joey Hamilton (10-11)ATL  A Galarraga (39)Greg Vaughn (26.9)
San Francisco Giants5Chicago Cubs6BoxFelix Heredia (1-3)Robb Nen (7-4)CHN  S Sosa (49)  SFN  J Kent (21)Henry Rodriguez (48.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Florida Marlins1BoxChan Ho Park (11-7)Livan Hernandez (10-9)LAN  A Beltre (4), R Mondesi (28)Adrian Beltre (42.6)
Houston Astros5Milwaukee Brewers2BoxSean Bergman (11-6)Bill Pulsipher (1-1)HOU  R Hidalgo (3)  MIL  G Jenkins (8)Sean Berry (19.2)
Colorado Rockies3Montreal Expos2BoxDave Veres (1-1)Ugueth Urbina (4-3)COL  V Castilla (37)Vinny Castilla (48.7)
St. Louis Cardinals10New York Mets5Box G1Matt Morris (4-3)Hideo Nomo (5-11)NYN  L Harris (2)  SLN  R Gant (20)Lenny Harris (38.3)
St. Louis Cardinals0New York Mets1Box G2Armando Reynoso (5-0)Manny Aybar (3-6)NYN  E Alfonzo (10)Rey Ordonez (9.1)
Arizona Diamondbacks0Philadelphia Phillies1BoxMark Portugal (8-3)Omar Daal (6-8)NoneRuben Amaro (14.9)
Cincinnati Reds2Pittsburgh Pirates14BoxChris Peters (7-8)Brett Tomko (11-9)PIT  J Kendall (11), A Martin (12)Chris Peters (20.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7057.551--66559336-2934-28W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5770.44913.062974225-3831-33L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals5771.44513.556873233-2924-42W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5671.44114.058861929-3527-36L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4977.38920.554166024-3925-38L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9332.744--75447845-2348-9W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7551.59518.570856637-3138-20W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6860.53126.567661332-3336-27L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6663.51229.063963430-3736-26W3Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays4977.38944.546658523-3726-40L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels6959.539--63660734-2635-33L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6760.5281.571769329-3338-27L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5870.45311.064169325-3633-34W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners5769.45211.066566725-3632-33W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7950.612--70451337-3042-20W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7157.5557.564359628-3343-24W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6266.48416.562463227-4035-26L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6167.47717.554561229-3232-35L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6068.46918.553453525-3635-32W5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5771.44521.556362131-3626-35L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8444.656--65847540-2244-22W1Game Log
New York Mets7157.55513.056248430-2941-28W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6365.49221.058065329-3334-32W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5178.39533.550962718-4233-36L2Game Log
Florida Marlins4583.35239.053069518-4427-39L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres8246.641--61149036-3146-15L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6761.52315.062858831-3536-26L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6464.50018.053453530-3834-26W2Game Log
Colorado Rockies5970.45723.563268027-3932-31W2Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks4881.37234.552866024-4624-35L1Game Log


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