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Baseball on Friday, August 28, 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
Kansas City Royals6Baltimore Orioles5BoxPat Rapp (11-11)Sidney Ponson (7-8)BAL  M Bordick (9), R Palmeiro (41)  KCA  L Sutton (5)Johnny Damon (50.3)
Los Angeles Angels7Boston Red Sox6BoxKen Hill (9-5)Steve Avery (9-6)NoneMo Vaughn (20.1)
Texas Rangers6Chicago White Sox5Box G1Xavier Hernandez (6-3)Bob Howry (0-3)CHA  J Abbott (7), A Belle (40), R Durham (15)  TEX  W Clark 2 (21), J Gonzalez (38), I Rodriguez (13)Will Clark (52.1)
Texas Rangers7Chicago White Sox8Box G2Bryan Ward (1-1)Eric Gunderson (0-2)CHA  M Cameron (7), M Caruso (5), R Durham (16), R Ventura (16)  TEX  R Clayton (6), R Greer (13), R Kelly (13)Ray Durham (37.1)
Oakland Athletics14Cleveland Indians6BoxGil Heredia (2-0)Steve Reed (3-3)CLE  B Giles (15)  OAK  J Giambi (21)Matt Stairs (40.1)
Tampa Bay Rays4Detroit Tigers3BoxJim Mecir (7-2)Brian Moehler (12-11)TBA  B Trammell (10)Bubba Trammell (39.1)
Seattle Mariners3New York Yankees10BoxOrlando Hernandez (9-4)Paul Spoljaric (4-3)NYA  S Brosius (17)  SEA  R Davis (19), R Ducey (5), S Monahan (3)Chili Davis (18.1)
Minnesota Twins6Toronto Blue Jays7BoxWoody Williams (10-8)Mike Trombley (4-4)TOR  J Canseco (37), S Green 2 (28)Shawn Green (65.8)
Milwaukee Brewers3Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxBrian Anderson (10-12)Brad Woodall (6-8)ARI  D White (20)  MIL  J Cirillo (11)Travis Lee (28.1)
Florida Marlins8Cincinnati Reds10BoxScott Sullivan (4-5)Rob Stanifer (1-4)CIN  B Boone (16)  FLO  A Gonzalez (2)Dmitri Young (39.9)
Chicago Cubs10Colorado Rockies5BoxSteve Trachsel (14-7)John Thomson (8-9)CHN  J Hernandez (20), S Sosa (53), S Trachsel (1)  COL  L Walker (18)Steve Trachsel (26.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Houston Astros2BoxRandy Johnson (14-11)Francisco Cordova (12-11)NoneCraig Biggio (7.2)
New York Mets5Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDennis Cook (8-4)Jeff Shaw (3-7)LAN  E Karros (20), G Sheffield (22)  NYN  J Olerud (18), M Piazza (26)John Olerud (25.7)
Montreal Expos8San Diego Padres12BoxDonne Wall (5-3)Mike Maddux (2-3)MON  V Guerrero (34), C Widger (12)  SDN  M Sweeney (2), G Vaughn (44)Carlos Hernandez (32.1)
Philadelphia Phillies4San Francisco Giants3BoxMark Leiter (7-4)Robb Nen (7-5)NoneScott Rolen (66.0)
Atlanta Braves4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJuan Acevedo (7-3)Dennis Martinez (3-5)SLN  F Tatis (7)Fernando Tatis (51.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7360.549--69763137-3036-30L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6273.45912.060376338-3124-42W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6174.45213.068378725-4135-34W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5974.44414.061364831-3728-37L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5182.38322.057170326-4325-39L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9736.729--81253346-2451-12W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox7854.59118.573559038-3240-22L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6965.51528.570165132-3637-29L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6967.50729.566866330-3939-28W2Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays5181.38645.549161624-3727-44W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels7561.551--68264238-2837-33W1Game Log
Texas Rangers7163.5303.077274730-3441-29L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6273.45912.568572027-3835-35W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6172.45912.570471226-3935-33L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros8451.622--74453040-3044-21W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7461.54810.069165631-3443-27W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6569.48518.557055827-3737-33L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6471.47420.058565831-3433-37L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6372.46721.061965134-3629-36W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6372.46721.065467627-4336-29W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8946.659--69950442-2447-22L1Game Log
New York Mets7461.54815.059452432-3142-30W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6570.48124.059768030-3335-37W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5185.37538.553367918-4633-39L9Game Log
Florida Marlins4788.34842.056574820-4627-42L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres8847.652--66252341-3247-15W6Game Log
San Francisco Giants7263.53316.067261534-3538-28L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6768.49621.057157830-4137-27L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies6274.45626.567272229-4033-34L3Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks5185.37537.556069726-4725-38W1Game Log

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