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Wednesday, September 21,1988

Wednesday, September 21,1988

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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 1988-09-21 Milwaukee Brewers 10 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Don August Willie Fraser Paul Mirabella 22,080 3:05
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Cleveland Indians 2 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Doyle Alexander Brad Havens Eric King 14,707 2:44
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Baltimore Orioles 2 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Dale Mohorcic Mark Thurmond -- 21,343 3:08
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Minnesota Twins 3 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Bob Welch Bert Blyleven Dennis Eckersley 23,200 2:42
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Kansas City Royals 5 Seattle Mariners 4 box | pbp Kingdome Mark Gubicza Michael Jackson Israel Sanchez 7,382 2:58
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Chicago White Sox 6 Texas Rangers 1 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Shawn Hillegas Jose Guzman Bobby Thigpen 8,572 2:58
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Boston Red Sox 0 Toronto Blue Jays 1 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mike Flanagan Wes Gardner Duane Ward 30,344 2:10
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Montreal Expos 8 Chicago Cubs 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Joe Hesketh Rich Gossage Tim Burke 8,360 3:01
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 San Francisco Giants 1 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Cinergy Field Tom Browning Rick Reuschel -- 15,619 2:03
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Atlanta Braves 0 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Bob Knepper Pete Smith -- 7,411 2:04
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 San Diego Padres 9 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Dennis Rasmussen Ramon Martinez -- 0 2:44
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 San Diego Padres 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Jay Howell Mark Davis -- 31,120 3:29
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Philadelphia Phillies 3 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Sid Fernandez Marvin Freeman Randy Myers 35,450 2:57
1988 reg season 1988-09-21 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Smiley Jose DeLeon -- 28,350 2:25
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 152 86 66 .566 0.0 764 637 127 L1 33-41 53-25 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 154 83 71 .539 4.0 649 578 71 W4 39-39 44-32 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 151 81 70 .536 4.5 733 704 29 W3 36-38 45-32 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 152 81 71 .533 5.0 659 623 36 W2 34-40 47-31 4 6 9 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 153 79 74 .516 7.5 708 658 50 W1 37-38 42-36 5 8 14 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 152 72 80 .474 14.0 638 696 -58 L2 34-47 38-33 6 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 150 52 98 .347 33.0 522 734 -212 L3 20-58 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 153 98 55 .641 0.0 759 588 171 W5 46-29 52-26 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 152 83 69 .546 14.5 707 642 65 L4 40-37 43-32 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 152 80 72 .526 17.5 673 612 61 W1 39-39 41-33 3 7 11 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 153 75 78 .490 23.0 687 718 -31 L3 40-36 35-42 4 9 16 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 151 66 85 .437 31.0 598 696 -98 L1 29-44 37-41 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 151 65 86 .430 32.0 596 725 -129 W1 29-47 36-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 152 63 89 .414 34.5 624 706 -82 L1 28-47 35-42 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 150 93 57 .620 0.0 642 493 149 W7 41-33 52-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 151 82 69 .543 11.5 614 568 46 W3 41-35 41-34 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 153 76 77 .497 18.5 599 560 39 W2 36-43 40-34 3 7 15 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 153 73 80 .477 21.5 547 587 -40 L3 33-42 40-38 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 153 72 81 .471 22.5 609 650 -41 L2 34-40 37-42 5 10 20 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 152 61 91 .401 33.0 560 697 -137 L2 25-52 35-40 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 152 89 63 .586 0.0 598 516 82 W1 46-29 43-34 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 151 80 71 .530 8.5 609 564 45 W3 38-37 42-34 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 152 79 73 .520 10.0 594 587 7 W1 36-39 43-34 3 6 12 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 152 79 73 .520 10.0 644 596 48 L1 37-40 42-33 4 5 13 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 151 74 77 .490 14.5 545 562 -17 L1 32-44 42-33 5 8 17 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 150 52 98 .347 36.0 526 707 -181 L2 25-52 27-46 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)