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Wednesday, September 28,1988

Wednesday, September 28,1988

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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 1988-09-28 New York Yankees 0 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Bob Milacki Lee Guetterman -- 15,737 2:58
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Boston Red Sox 0 box | pbp Fenway Park Jimmy Key Bruce Hurst -- 34,873 2:22
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Texas Rangers 2 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jerry Reuss Charlie Hough Bobby Thigpen 7,959 2:30
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Detroit Tigers 2 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Greg Swindell Walt Terrell Doug Jones 5,262 2:34
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 California Angels 3 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Chuck Crim Sherman Corbett Paul Mirabella 12,123 2:41
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Oakland Athletics 5 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Todd Burns Bert Blyleven Dennis Eckersley 47,620 2:29
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Houston Astros 3 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Charlie Puleo Jeff Heathcock -- 2,822 4:22
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Chicago Cubs 3 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Stade Olympique Greg Maddux John Dopson -- 5,678 2:31
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 New York Mets 3 Philadelphia Phillies 9 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Kevin Gross Dwight Gooden -- 20,914 2:54
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Joe Magrane Doug Drabek -- 21,004 2:26
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 San Diego Padres 2 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Dave Leiper Ricky Horton -- 22,596 4:24
1988 reg season 1988-09-28 Cincinnati Reds 1 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Atlee Hammaker Danny Jackson -- 11,619 2:34
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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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.
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 158 88 70 .557 0.0 794 678 116 L3 35-42 53-28 1 3 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 159 86 73 .541 2.5 673 602 71 W3 39-39 47-34 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 157 84 73 .535 3.5 757 731 26 L1 38-39 46-34 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 159 85 74 .535 3.5 687 648 39 L2 38-43 47-31 4 6 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 159 84 75 .528 4.5 743 674 69 W3 42-39 42-36 5 7 11 -- dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 158 75 83 .475 13.0 655 712 -57 W2 34-47 41-36 6 9 19 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 157 54 103 .344 33.5 543 764 -221 W1 20-58 34-45 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 158 101 57 .639 0.0 780 609 171 W1 49-31 52-26 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 158 88 70 .557 13.0 736 654 82 L1 44-37 44-33 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 157 82 75 .522 18.5 692 632 60 L1 40-41 42-34 3 8 12 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 159 75 84 .472 26.5 702 750 -48 L9 40-38 35-46 4 10 20 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 157 69 88 .439 31.5 615 745 -130 W2 29-47 40-41 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 157 68 89 .433 32.5 615 718 -103 L2 30-46 38-43 6 12 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 157 66 91 .420 34.5 647 722 -75 W1 31-49 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 157 97 60 .618 0.0 686 522 164 L2 44-36 53-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 157 84 73 .535 13.0 630 590 40 L1 41-35 43-38 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 159 79 80 .497 19.0 615 580 35 L2 38-44 41-36 3 8 16 -- dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 159 76 83 .478 22.0 630 668 -38 W2 38-42 37-42 4 10 18 -- dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 159 76 83 .478 22.0 568 616 -48 W1 35-43 41-40 5 9 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 159 64 95 .403 34.0 589 726 -137 W2 25-53 38-43 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 159 92 67 .579 0.0 620 538 82 L2 49-32 43-35 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 158 85 73 .538 6.5 630 585 45 L2 42-39 43-34 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 159 82 77 .516 10.0 664 618 46 W2 37-41 45-36 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 158 81 77 .513 10.5 607 611 -4 L1 37-43 44-34 4 6 14 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 158 80 78 .506 11.5 578 578 0 W2 33-44 47-34 5 7 15 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 156 53 103 .340 37.5 540 725 -185 W1 25-53 28-50 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)