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Monday, August 29,1988

Monday, August 29,1988

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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 1988-08-29 Baltimore Orioles 2 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Witt Jeff Ballard -- 21,974 2:10
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Detroit Tigers 2 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bill Long Steve Searcy Bobby Thigpen 14,916 2:46
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Cleveland Indians 3 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bret Saberhagen Scott Bailes Steve Farr 29,002 2:38
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Toronto Blue Jays 6 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Jim Clancy Tom Filer -- 10,207 2:27
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Boston Red Sox 1 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bob Welch Mike Boddicker Dennis Eckersley 40,423 2:39
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 New York Yankees 6 Seattle Mariners 9 box | pbp Kingdome Mark Langston Scott Nielsen -- 14,963 3:07
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Minnesota Twins 3 Texas Rangers 2 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Freddie Toliver Jeff Russell Jeff Reardon 15,095 2:29
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jose DeLeon Rick Mahler John Costello 6,668 2:29
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Cinergy Field Dave LaPoint Keith Brown -- 19,519 2:21
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Chicago Cubs 2 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Scott Sanderson Larry Andersen Drew Hall 23,142 3:18
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Stade Olympique Ramon Martinez Dennis Martinez Jay Howell 16,002 2:37
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 San Diego Padres 0 New York Mets 6 box | pbp Shea Stadium David Cone Eric Show -- 16,444 2:31
1988 reg season 1988-08-29 San Francisco Giants 0 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Shane Rawley Atlee Hammaker Steve Bedrosian 16,854 2:30
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 130 74 56 .569 0.0 585 517 68 L3 32-33 42-23 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 1.0 666 573 93 L1 28-34 45-23 2 4 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 129 68 61 .527 5.5 638 613 25 L5 31-31 37-30 3 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 134 67 67 .500 9.0 557 526 31 L1 28-37 39-30 4 8 16 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 131 65 66 .496 9.5 608 566 42 W2 34-33 31-33 5 9 17 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 131 63 68 .481 11.5 570 617 -47 L1 28-38 35-30 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 130 45 85 .346 29.0 459 646 -187 L1 16-48 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 132 82 50 .621 0.0 647 515 132 W1 41-27 41-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 8.0 623 553 70 W1 36-30 37-27 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 12.0 590 520 70 W4 32-33 37-28 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 131 67 64 .511 14.5 611 625 -14 W5 37-32 30-32 4 7 12 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 129 59 70 .457 21.5 510 580 -70 L2 27-36 32-34 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 131 57 74 .435 24.5 528 650 -122 W1 24-40 33-34 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 132 53 79 .402 29.0 554 645 -91 W1 25-44 28-35 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 130 77 53 .592 0.0 547 440 107 W1 36-31 41-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 131 71 60 .542 6.5 532 497 35 W2 34-29 37-31 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 130 66 64 .508 11.0 519 517 2 W1 32-33 33-32 3 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 131 66 65 .504 11.5 500 478 22 L2 33-36 33-29 4 8 15 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 17.5 470 503 -33 W2 27-36 33-35 5 10 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 131 54 77 .412 23.5 488 594 -106 W1 22-45 31-33 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 131 76 55 .580 0.0 539 465 74 W4 40-24 36-31 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 131 70 61 .534 6.0 529 513 16 L2 32-35 38-26 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 131 69 62 .527 7.0 568 511 57 L1 29-34 40-28 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 130 66 64 .508 9.5 514 505 9 L2 32-33 34-31 4 7 14 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 130 64 66 .492 11.5 453 481 -28 L1 25-38 39-28 5 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 131 45 86 .344 31.0 474 629 -155 L1 23-45 22-41 6 12 26 -- 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jim Dwyer Minnesota Twins Hist Traded from Baltimore Orioles to Minnesota Twins for Doug Kline (8/31/1988)
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