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Tuesday, May 31,1988

Tuesday, May 31,1988

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Boston Red Sox  4 California Angels  3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Smithson Willie Fraser -- 24,005 2:51
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Kansas City Royals  6 Cleveland Indians  3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mark Gubicza Dan Schatzeder Steve Farr 8,978 3:38
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Chicago White Sox  10 Detroit Tigers  1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jerry Reuss Frank Tanana -- 13,223 2:31
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Texas Rangers  6 Minnesota Twins  8 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Juan Berenguer Dale Mohorcic Jeff Reardon 15,151 3:39
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 New York Yankees  5 Oakland Athletics  0 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Neil Allen Steve Ontiveros -- 28,147 2:42
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Baltimore Orioles  12 Seattle Mariners  5 box | pbp Kingdome Dave J. Schmidt Ed Nunez -- 7,371 2:52
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Milwaukee Brewers  0 Toronto Blue Jays  9 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Stieb Chris Bosio -- 28,446 2:14
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Pittsburgh Pirates  1 Atlanta Braves  11 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tom Glavine Mike Dunne -- 4,483 2:31
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Cincinnati Reds  0 Chicago Cubs  4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jeff Pico Mario Soto -- 19,038 1:57
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 St. Louis Cardinals  9 Houston Astros  7 box | pbp Astrodome Larry McWilliams Bob Knepper Todd Worrell 19,666 2:58
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 San Francisco Giants  9 Montreal Expos  2 box | pbp Stade Olympique Rick Reuschel Bryn Smith -- 11,902 2:38
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 Los Angeles Dodgers  4 New York Mets  5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Randy Myers Alejandro Pena -- 35,564 3:34
1988 reg season 1988-05-31 San Diego Padres  8 Philadelphia Phillies  0 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Andy Hawkins David Palmer -- 16,733 2:39
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 49 33 16 .673 0.0 275 190 85 W1 17-8 16-8 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 50 31 19 .620 2.5 221 191 30 L1 16-10 15-9 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 48 28 20 .583 4.5 212 205 7 L4 16-10 12-10 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 47 25 22 .532 7.0 218 201 17 W2 11-10 14-12 4 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 50 26 24 .520 7.5 213 186 27 L1 11-13 15-11 5 7 12 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 51 22 29 .431 12.0 239 226 13 W1 12-15 10-14 6 11 20 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 50 11 39 .220 22.5 152 270 -118 W1 4-23 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 50 35 15 .700 0.0 274 189 85 L1 19-7 16-8 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 48 25 23 .521 9.0 221 244 -23 W1 10-12 15-11 2 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 49 25 24 .510 9.5 189 225 -36 L1 10-12 15-12 3 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 50 23 27 .460 12.0 236 213 23 W1 13-12 10-15 4 9 17 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 48 21 27 .438 13.0 192 228 -36 W1 10-12 11-15 5 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 51 22 29 .431 13.5 232 271 -39 L1 11-16 11-13 6 12 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 51 19 32 .373 16.5 217 252 -35 L3 11-15 8-17 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 49 34 15 .694 0.0 229 166 63 W2 19-8 15-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 50 30 20 .600 4.5 227 196 31 L1 12-13 18-7 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 50 26 24 .520 8.5 207 202 5 W1 13-12 13-12 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 49 25 24 .510 9.0 214 202 12 W2 14-12 11-12 4 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 49 23 26 .469 11.0 182 192 -10 L1 9-16 14-10 5 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 48 20 28 .417 13.5 169 200 -31 L1 8-17 11-12 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 47 27 20 .574 0.0 202 156 46 L2 15-8 12-12 1 3 7 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 48 27 21 .563 0.5 210 170 40 L1 10-13 17-8 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 51 25 26 .490 4.0 197 201 -4 W1 11-13 14-13 3 7 15 -- dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 50 23 27 .460 5.5 200 213 -13 L4 11-14 12-13 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 50 18 32 .360 10.5 144 201 -57 W1 5-17 13-15 5 11 24 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 47 16 31 .340 11.0 159 241 -82 W1 10-14 6-17 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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
Juan Beniquez -- Hist Released by Blue Jays
Ron Guidry New York Yankees Injury DL - Left shoulder *Related to prior injury*
Dave Dravecky San Francisco Giants Injury DL - Left shoulder surgery
Jose Uribe San Francisco Giants Injury DL - Stress
4 record(s)
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