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Baseball on Thursday, September 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
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles2BoxDennis Eckersley (4-1)Armando Benitez (5-6)BAL  R Palmeiro (43)  BOS  D Sadler (3)Donnie Sadler (21.7)
Kansas City Royals13Chicago White Sox4BoxTim Belcher (14-12)James Baldwin (11-6)CHA  A Belle (47)  KCA  J Damon (17)Albert Belle (22.3)
Minnesota Twins1Cleveland Indians9BoxDave Burba (14-9)Eric Milton (7-13)CLE  T Fryman (27), M Ramirez (43)Travis Fryman (20.7)
Toronto Blue Jays4Detroit Tigers7BoxDoug Brocail (5-2)Robert Person (3-1)DET  D Easley 2 (24), L Gonzalez (22)  TOR  J Cruz (11), C Delgado 2 (34)Carlos Delgado (32.6)
Seattle Mariners8Oakland Athletics0BoxJamie Moyer (14-9)Tom Candiotti (11-16)SEA  K Griffey (53)Ken Griffey (17.6)
New York Yankees4Tampa Bay Rays0BoxHideki Irabu (12-9)Julio Santana (5-5)NYA  J Posada (17), B Williams (26)Jorge Posada (21.8)
Los Angeles Angels6Texas Rangers7BoxTim Crabtree (6-1)Pep Harris (3-1)ANA  J Edmonds (23)  TEX  J Gonzalez (43), T Zeile (17)Jim Edmonds (30.0)
Atlanta Braves1Arizona Diamondbacks0BoxDenny Neagle (15-11)Omar Daal (7-12)NoneOzzie Guillen (13.2)
Chicago Cubs4San Diego Padres3BoxFelix Heredia (3-3)Trevor Hoffman (4-2)CHN  G Gaetti (18), M Morandini (8)  SDN  T Gwynn (14)Tony Gwynn (52.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians8566.563--80772641-3244-34W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox7380.47713.079589031-4341-38L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7081.46415.067683142-3628-45W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6587.42820.569377334-4431-43L8Game Log
Detroit Tigers5994.38627.067182729-4630-48W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees10546.695--89662250-2855-18W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox8665.57019.081267241-3745-28W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays8272.53224.577573136-4346-29L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7775.50728.577872136-3841-37L3Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays6091.39745.057869229-4431-47L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers8270.539--87882435-3947-31W3Game Log
Anaheim Angels8171.5331.075473041-3640-35L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners7180.47010.580680133-4438-36W4Game Log
Oakland Athletics6983.45413.075482232-4337-40L4Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros9757.630--84759844-3253-25L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs8767.56510.079774737-3950-28W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7678.49421.075874532-4644-32W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7281.47124.567576735-4237-39W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7083.45826.569872835-4335-40L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6984.45127.563166429-4639-39L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves9955.643--77956846-3053-25W4Game Log
New York Mets8668.55813.068161041-3745-31W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies7082.46128.066575932-4238-40L3Game Log
Montreal Expos6192.39937.560174222-5039-42W1Game Log
Florida Marlins50103.32748.564287822-5628-47L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres9559.617--73161342-3453-25L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants8171.53313.076470138-4043-31W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7875.51016.564664134-4444-31W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies7381.47422.078180733-4540-36L1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks6193.39634.063076930-4931-44L2Game Log

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