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Tuesday, April 5,1988

Tuesday, April 5,1988

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season 1988-04-05 Minnesota Twins 0 New York Yankees 8 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rick Rhoden Frank Viola -- 55,802 2:23
1988 reg season 1988-04-05 Seattle Mariners 0 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bob Welch Mike Moore Dennis Eckersley 14,005 2:41
1988 reg season 1988-04-05 Chicago Cubs 10 Atlanta Braves 9 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mike Bielecki Jim Acker -- 34,929 4:10
1988 reg season 1988-04-05 San Diego Padres 3 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome Mike Scott Lance McCullers Dave Smith 39,906 2:13
1988 reg season 1988-04-05 San Francisco Giants 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Orel Hershiser Kelly Downs -- 37,472 2:29
1988 reg season 1988-04-05 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Mike Dunne Shane Rawley Jeff Robinson 46,394 2:37
6 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 5 3 2 W1 1-0 0-0 1 4 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 12 0 12 W1 1-0 0-0 2 5 2 Yes dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 8 0 8 W1 0-0 1-0 3 7 3 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 5 3 2 W1 1-0 0-0 4 1 11 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 0 12 -12 L1 0-0 0-1 5 8 25 -- dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 3 5 -2 L1 0-0 0-1 6 13 24 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 3 4 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 7 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 8 5 3 W1 0-0 1-0 1 2 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 2 2 0 1.000 0.5 10 1 9 W2 0-0 2-0 2 6 6 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 4 3 1 W1 0-0 1-0 3 3 10 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 3 5 -2 L1 0-0 0-1 4 11 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 0 8 -8 L1 0-1 0-0 5 10 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 2 0 2 .000 1.5 1 10 -9 L2 0-2 0-0 6 9 16 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 5 8 -3 L1 0-1 0-0 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 10 9 1 W1 1-0 0-0 1 2 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 10 6 4 W1 1-0 0-0 2 1 12 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 5 3 2 W1 1-0 0-0 3 5 1 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 6 10 -4 L1 0-0 0-1 4 11 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 3 5 -2 L1 0-0 0-1 5 9 19 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 4 5 -1 L1 0-1 0-0 6 12 17 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 5 4 1 W1 0-0 1-0 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 1 1 0 1.000 0.0 6 3 3 W1 0-0 1-0 2 4 4 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 0.5 6 5 1 W1 0-0 1-1 3 6 13 -- Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 0.5 5 6 -1 L1 1-1 0-0 4 7 14 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 9 10 -1 L1 0-0 0-1 5 10 18 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 1 0 1 .000 1.0 3 6 -3 L1 0-1 0-0 6 8 15 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
John Moses Minnesota Twins Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Ray Searage Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Mickey Tettleton Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1988-1988 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jim Winn Minnesota Twins Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1988-1988 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Reggie Williams Cleveland Indians Hist Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers to Cleveland Indians for Greg LaFever
5 record(s)