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Friday, August 26,1988

Friday, August 26,1988

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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 1988-08-26 New York Yankees 6 California Angels 7 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Bryan Harvey Steve Shields -- 44,293 4:16
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Cleveland Indians 7 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Greg Swindell Jack McDowell Doug Jones 13,334 3:23
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Minnesota Twins 3 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Charlie Leibrandt Frank Viola -- 41,097 2:28
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Detroit Tigers 3 Milwaukee Brewers 2 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Henneman Chris Bosio Guillermo Hernandez 35,275 3:52
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Baltimore Orioles 5 Oakland Athletics 8 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Storm Davis Jay Tibbs Eric Plunk 22,136 2:35
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Boston Red Sox 5 Seattle Mariners 3 box | pbp Kingdome Oil Can Boyd Scott Bankhead Lee Smith 16,109 2:28
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Paul Kilgus Mike Flanagan Mitch Williams 13,642 2:41
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Chicago Cubs 0 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pete Smith Rick Sutcliffe -- 19,173 2:23
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Scott Terry Danny Jackson Todd Worrell 32,170 2:41
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Jim Deshaies John Smiley -- 27,650 2:21
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 San Diego Padres 4 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique Andy Hawkins John Dopson Mark Davis 21,391 2:28
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 San Francisco Giants 0 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Sid Fernandez Don Robinson Randy Myers 47,478 2:38
1988 reg season 1988-08-26 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Tim Belcher Marvin Freeman -- 27,533 2:53
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 Detroit Tigers franchise | log 127 74 53 .583 0.0 568 496 72 W1 32-30 42-23 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 127 72 55 .567 2.0 652 560 92 W1 27-32 45-23 2 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 126 68 58 .540 5.5 630 579 51 L2 31-28 37-30 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 131 65 66 .496 11.0 538 505 33 L1 28-37 37-29 4 8 16 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 128 63 65 .492 11.5 593 555 38 L2 32-32 31-33 5 9 18 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 128 62 66 .484 12.5 561 603 -42 W3 27-36 35-30 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 127 44 83 .346 30.0 454 636 -182 L1 15-46 29-37 7 14 25 -- 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 129 80 49 .620 0.0 638 511 127 W1 41-27 39-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 127 72 55 .567 7.0 616 535 81 L1 35-28 37-27 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 127 66 61 .520 13.0 568 513 55 W1 32-33 34-28 3 6 11 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 128 64 64 .500 15.5 582 621 -39 W2 37-32 27-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 126 58 68 .460 20.5 498 568 -70 W2 27-36 31-32 5 11 20 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 128 55 73 .430 24.5 517 642 -125 L1 24-40 31-33 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 129 51 78 .395 29.0 535 626 -91 L3 25-44 26-34 7 13 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 East New York Mets franchise | log 127 75 52 .591 0.0 535 432 103 W4 36-31 39-21 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 128 69 59 .539 6.5 519 490 29 L2 32-28 37-31 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 128 65 63 .508 10.5 492 471 21 L1 33-36 32-27 3 7 13 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 127 64 63 .504 11.0 510 512 -2 L1 30-32 33-32 4 8 14 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 128 58 70 .453 17.5 460 495 -35 W1 25-35 33-35 5 10 21 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 128 53 75 .414 22.5 483 585 -102 L3 22-45 30-31 6 11 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 128 73 55 .570 0.0 528 462 66 W1 37-24 36-31 1 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 128 69 59 .539 4.0 522 506 16 W1 32-35 37-24 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 128 68 60 .531 5.0 560 502 58 L3 28-32 40-28 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 127 65 62 .512 7.5 507 490 17 L1 32-33 33-29 4 6 12 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 127 63 64 .496 9.5 448 468 -20 W3 24-36 39-28 5 9 17 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 128 44 84 .344 29.0 468 619 -151 W1 23-45 21-39 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Donnie Moore -- Hist Released by Angels
Donnie Moore California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)