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Thursday, September 15,1988

Thursday, September 15,1988

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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 1988-09-15 New York Yankees 5 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Rick Rhoden Roger Clemens Dave Righetti 35,320 3:33
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Kansas City Royals 2 California Angels 1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Charlie Leibrandt Dan Petry -- 22,638 2:23
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Chicago White Sox 3 Minnesota Twins 10 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Viola Melido Perez -- 40,964 3:02
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Texas Rangers 2 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Todd Burns Bobby Witt -- 17,265 2:31
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Cleveland Indians 0 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Jeff Musselman Mike Walker Tom Henke 28,544 2:30
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Houston Astros 5 Cincinnati Reds 7 box | pbp Cinergy Field Norm Charlton Bob Forsch John Franco 17,610 2:37
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Montreal Expos 9 box | pbp Stade Olympique Randy Johnson Dave LaPoint Andy McGaffigan 9,494 2:46
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 Chicago Cubs 1 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium David Cone Rick Sutcliffe Terry Leach 20,857 2:43
1988 reg season 1988-09-15 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Philadelphia Phillies 1 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Scott Terry Shane Rawley Todd Worrell 10,434 2:38
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • 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.
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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 146 82 64 .562 0.0 728 620 108 L1 32-39 50-25 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 145 78 67 .538 3.5 711 680 31 W3 36-35 42-32 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 146 77 69 .527 5.0 635 604 31 L2 34-40 43-29 3 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 148 78 70 .527 5.0 614 554 60 W2 34-38 44-32 4 7 11 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 147 75 72 .510 7.5 689 626 63 W3 37-38 38-34 5 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 146 70 76 .479 12.0 616 676 -60 L3 32-43 38-33 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 144 51 93 .354 30.0 505 706 -201 L3 19-53 32-40 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 147 93 54 .633 0.0 730 572 158 W1 46-29 47-25 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 146 81 65 .555 11.5 685 606 79 W1 40-34 41-31 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 146 78 68 .534 14.5 651 587 64 W3 37-35 41-33 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 147 73 74 .497 20.0 660 684 -24 L5 40-36 33-38 4 9 17 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 145 64 81 .441 28.0 576 665 -89 L1 28-42 36-39 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 145 62 83 .428 30.0 569 704 -135 L3 26-44 36-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 146 60 86 .411 32.5 591 676 -85 W1 28-47 32-39 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 145 88 57 .607 0.0 617 478 139 W2 41-33 47-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 145 77 68 .531 11.0 580 550 30 L1 36-34 41-34 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 147 74 73 .503 15.0 570 534 36 W1 34-39 40-34 3 7 15 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 147 71 76 .483 18.0 530 562 -32 W1 31-41 40-35 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 147 70 77 .476 19.0 588 617 -29 L2 34-40 35-38 5 10 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 147 60 87 .408 29.0 540 668 -128 L1 25-50 34-38 6 11 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 145 84 61 .579 0.0 576 498 78 W5 42-28 42-33 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 146 78 68 .534 6.5 584 561 23 L1 36-39 42-29 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 145 76 69 .524 8.0 586 553 33 W1 38-37 38-32 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 146 75 71 .514 9.5 614 574 40 W3 33-38 42-33 4 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 144 72 72 .500 11.5 510 523 -13 L3 30-39 42-33 5 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 144 49 95 .340 34.5 502 679 -177 L5 25-51 24-44 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)