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Friday, May 27,1988

Friday, May 27,1988

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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 1988-05-27 Baltimore Orioles 2 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chuck Finley Jeff Ballard Bryan Harvey 24,458 2:34
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Scott Bailes Mike Birkbeck Doug Jones 37,658 2:19
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Texas Rangers 3 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jose Guzman Floyd Bannister -- 24,045 3:04
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Detroit Tigers 1 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Viola Jack Morris -- 45,281 2:54
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Boston Red Sox 2 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Curt Young Bruce Hurst Dennis Eckersley 32,723 2:13
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 New York Yankees 5 Seattle Mariners 1 box | pbp Kingdome Tommy John Scott Bankhead Cecilio Guante 19,933 2:40
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Chicago White Sox 3 Toronto Blue Jays 4 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Duane Ward Bobby Thigpen -- 31,454 2:27
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Steve Peters Jose Alvarez Todd Worrell 15,587 2:37
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Houston Astros 2 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Greg Maddux Danny Darwin Rich Gossage 22,958 2:12
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Cinergy Field Pat Pacillo Brian Fisher John Franco 29,445 2:38
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Stade Olympique Jesse Orosco Bob McClure Alejandro Pena 18,113 3:16
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 San Diego Padres 2 New York Mets 0 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mark Grant Sid Fernandez Mark Davis 36,074 2:48
1988 reg season 1988-05-27 San Francisco Giants 2 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Kevin Gross Kelly Downs Steve Bedrosian 24,038 2:49
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 45 31 14 .689 0.0 260 178 82 W6 15-6 16-8 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 46 30 16 .652 1.5 212 175 37 W3 16-10 14-6 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 45 28 17 .622 3.0 206 184 22 L1 16-8 12-9 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 43 23 20 .535 7.0 200 184 16 L1 9-8 14-12 4 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 46 23 23 .500 8.5 200 174 26 L3 8-12 15-11 5 7 15 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 47 20 27 .426 12.0 223 217 6 W1 12-15 8-12 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 46 9 37 .196 22.5 136 254 -118 L3 2-21 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 46 32 14 .696 0.0 259 173 86 W3 19-7 13-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 7.5 170 196 -26 W3 9-9 15-12 2 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 9.0 201 227 -26 W6 10-12 12-10 3 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 12.0 209 199 10 L6 12-11 8-15 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 47 20 27 .426 12.5 214 250 -36 L2 11-16 9-11 5 11 20 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 12.5 177 221 -44 L3 8-11 11-15 6 12 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 47 18 29 .383 14.5 205 240 -35 W1 11-15 7-14 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 45 31 14 .689 0.0 213 153 60 L2 19-8 12-6 1 1 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 46 27 19 .587 4.5 203 179 24 L1 9-12 18-7 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 46 24 22 .522 7.5 190 187 3 W3 11-10 13-12 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 9.0 183 185 -2 W1 14-12 8-11 4 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 10.0 173 177 -4 L1 9-16 12-8 5 9 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 44 17 27 .386 13.5 154 184 -30 W1 8-17 8-11 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 43 26 17 .605 0.0 192 144 48 W4 14-5 12-12 1 2 6 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 44 25 19 .568 1.5 184 142 42 L3 9-12 16-7 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 47 24 23 .511 4.0 181 188 -7 L1 10-10 14-13 3 6 12 -- dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 46 23 23 .500 4.5 193 188 5 W1 11-12 12-11 4 7 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 46 16 30 .348 11.5 126 186 -60 W1 3-15 13-15 5 11 24 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 43 14 29 .326 12.0 143 222 -79 L1 10-14 4-15 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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 Balboni -- Hist Released by Royals
Thad Bosley -- Hist Released by Royals
2 record(s)