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Wednesday, April 20,1988

Wednesday, April 20,1988

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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 1988-04-20 Texas Rangers 1 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Tom Candiotti Charlie Hough -- 6,551 2:23
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 Baltimore Orioles 6 Milwaukee Brewers 8 box | pbp County Stadium Bill Wegman Mike Boddicker Dan Plesac 7,284 3:13
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 New York Yankees 7 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Dave Righetti Jeff Reardon -- 22,369 3:28
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 California Angels 8 Oakland Athletics 9 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Gene Nelson Donnie Moore -- 14,299 3:31
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 Chicago White Sox 4 Seattle Mariners 5 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Moore Ricky Horton -- 8,734 2:06
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 Kansas City Royals 0 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Stieb Charlie Leibrandt Tom Henke 20,202 2:56
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 Montreal Expos 5 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jeff Parrett Rick Sutcliffe Tim Burke 5,699 3:07
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 San Francisco Giants 5 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Rick Reuschel Ron Robinson Atlee Hammaker 16,690 2:54
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 Atlanta Braves 0 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Mike Scott Tom Glavine -- 13,383 2:02
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 Philadelphia Phillies 2 New York Mets 6 box | pbp Shea Stadium Dwight Gooden Shane Rawley -- 27,714 2:20
1988 reg season 1988-04-20 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bob Walk Greg Mathews -- 15,522 2:29
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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 Cleveland Indians franchise | log 15 12 3 .800 0.0 65 30 35 W1 5-1 7-2 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 15 12 3 .800 0.0 107 71 36 W3 7-3 5-0 2 2 1 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 14 9 5 .643 2.5 61 43 18 W3 3-1 6-4 3 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 12 7 5 .583 3.5 59 50 9 L1 3-3 4-2 4 5 10 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 14 7 7 .500 4.5 78 63 15 W3 3-3 4-4 5 7 14 -- dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 13 6 7 .462 5.0 63 52 11 W4 2-6 4-1 6 8 15 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 14 0 14 .000 11.5 28 87 -59 L14 0-6 0-8 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 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 15 9 6 .600 0.0 88 76 12 W3 4-2 5-4 1 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 14 8 6 .571 0.5 67 59 8 L1 5-3 3-3 2 6 11 -- dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 14 6 8 .429 2.5 61 72 -11 L5 3-5 3-3 3 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 14 6 8 .429 2.5 28 47 -19 L1 4-4 2-4 4 11 17 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 14 6 8 .429 2.5 77 76 1 L3 3-6 3-2 5 9 18 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 15 6 9 .400 3.0 57 78 -21 W1 3-3 3-6 6 12 20 -- dnq
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 13 4 9 .308 4.0 44 79 -35 L4 2-5 2-4 7 13 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 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 13 10 3 .769 0.0 62 35 27 W4 5-3 5-0 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1988 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 14 9 5 .643 1.5 58 61 -3 W1 3-3 6-2 2 4 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 13 7 6 .538 3.0 64 54 10 W5 2-2 5-4 3 6 12 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 13 6 7 .462 4.0 64 72 -8 L4 5-3 1-4 4 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 14 5 9 .357 5.5 58 62 -4 L1 2-7 3-2 5 9 21 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 13 3 10 .231 7.0 33 59 -26 L5 0-7 3-3 6 11 24 -- 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 13 9 4 .692 0.0 70 41 29 W1 4-1 5-3 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 13 9 4 .692 0.0 55 33 22 W1 5-2 4-2 2 3 5 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 15 9 6 .600 1.0 60 50 10 W1 5-3 4-3 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 15 8 7 .533 2.0 68 66 2 L1 4-3 4-4 4 7 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 13 4 9 .308 5.0 32 60 -28 L2 1-6 3-3 5 10 22 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 13 2 11 .154 7.0 35 66 -31 L1 2-3 0-8 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)