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Wednesday, May 25,1988

Wednesday, May 25,1988

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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 1988-05-25 New York Yankees 4 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Neil Allen DeWayne Buice -- 48,198 3:02
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Cleveland Indians 5 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I John Farrell John Davis -- 9,900 2:32
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jeff Robinson Juan Nieves Guillermo Hernandez 17,806 2:49
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Minnesota Twins 4 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bert Blyleven Mark Gubicza Jeff Reardon 22,022 2:41
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Baltimore Orioles 1 Oakland Athletics 8 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bob Welch Mark Williamson -- 16,807 2:06
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Boston Red Sox 4 Seattle Mariners 0 box | pbp Kingdome Roger Clemens Mark Langston -- 17,968 2:47
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jeff Russell Jim Clancy Dale Mohorcic 13,528 2:42
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Atlanta Braves 2 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Mahler Frank DiPino Bruce Sutter 11,002 2:48
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 San Diego Padres 2 Montreal Expos 6 box | pbp Stade Olympique Dennis Martinez Ed Whitson -- 10,586 2:43
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 San Francisco Giants 3 New York Mets 6 box | pbp Shea Stadium Ron Darling Mike LaCoss Randy Myers 22,118 2:46
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Philadelphia Phillies 0 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Tim Leary David Palmer -- 24,444 2:28
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Houston Astros 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Mike Dunne Joaquin Andujar Jeff Robinson 8,108 2:16
1988 reg season 1988-05-25 Cincinnati Reds 0 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Larry McWilliams Mario Soto -- 40,168 2:34
13 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 New York Yankees franchise | log 44 30 14 .682 0.0 255 177 78 W5 14-6 16-8 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 45 29 16 .644 1.5 206 172 34 W2 16-10 13-6 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 43 27 16 .628 2.5 201 174 27 W1 16-7 11-9 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 42 23 19 .548 6.0 198 181 17 W1 9-7 14-12 4 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 44 23 21 .523 7.0 194 164 30 L1 8-10 15-11 5 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 11.5 212 206 6 L1 12-14 7-12 6 12 21 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 45 9 36 .200 21.5 134 250 -116 L2 2-20 7-16 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 45 31 14 .689 0.0 256 171 85 W2 19-7 12-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 8.0 159 187 -28 W1 8-9 14-12 2 7 11 -- dnq
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 9.0 194 226 -32 W5 10-12 11-10 3 8 15 -- dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 45 20 25 .444 11.0 207 196 11 L5 12-11 8-14 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 11.5 213 245 -32 L1 11-16 9-10 5 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 44 19 25 .432 11.5 174 217 -43 L2 8-10 11-15 6 11 20 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 46 17 29 .370 14.5 201 238 -37 L5 11-15 6-14 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 New York Mets franchise | log 43 31 12 .721 0.0 211 146 65 W1 19-8 12-4 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 45 27 18 .600 5.0 200 174 26 W2 9-11 18-7 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 45 23 22 .511 9.0 185 185 0 W2 10-10 13-12 3 6 12 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 10.5 180 183 -3 L1 14-12 7-11 4 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 43 20 23 .465 11.0 165 170 -5 W2 9-16 11-7 5 9 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 42 16 26 .381 14.5 141 172 -31 L3 8-17 7-10 6 10 22 -- 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 41 24 17 .585 0.0 177 134 43 W2 12-5 12-12 1 3 7 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 43 25 18 .581 0.0 182 139 43 L2 9-11 16-7 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 45 23 22 .511 3.0 174 181 -7 L1 9-9 14-13 3 5 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 4.0 188 185 3 L2 11-12 11-11 4 7 14 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 44 15 29 .341 10.5 122 180 -58 L2 2-14 13-15 5 11 24 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 42 14 28 .333 10.5 141 217 -76 W1 10-14 4-14 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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  • 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
Steve Kemp -- Hist Released by Rangers
Ken Howell Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)