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Monday, June 8,1998

Monday, June 8,1998

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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 St. Louis Cardinals  6 Chicago White Sox  8 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Jason Bere Mark Petkovsek Matt Karchner 23,087 2:46
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Pittsburgh Pirates  0 Cleveland Indians  8 box | pbp Progressive Field Bartolo Colon Chris Peters -- 43,068 2:31
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Houston Astros  9 Detroit Tigers  5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Doug Henry Todd Jones -- 11,767 3:28
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Milwaukee Brewers  7 Kansas City Royals  8 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Pat Rapp Jeff Juden Jeff Montgomery 13,565 2:42
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Chicago Cubs  8 Minnesota Twins  1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Mark Clark LaTroy Hawkins -- 18,077 3:02
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Boston Red Sox  6 Atlanta Braves  7 box | pbp Turner Field Alan Embree John Wasdin -- 44,018 2:54
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Texas Rangers  3 Colorado Rockies  1 box | pbp Coors Field Aaron Sele Pedro Astacio John Wetteland 48,070 2:27
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Toronto Blue Jays  3 Florida Marlins  4 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Brian Edmondson Erik Hanson -- 17,414 5:06
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Oakland Athletics  7 Los Angeles Dodgers  3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Blake Stein Ramon Martinez -- 27,027 2:27
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Tampa Bay Devil Rays  0 New York Mets  3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Rick Reed Dennis Springer -- 24,186 2:18
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Baltimore Orioles  14 Philadelphia Phillies  8 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Arthur Rhodes Darrin Winston Jesse Orosco 26,742 3:38
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Cincinnati Reds  2 San Diego Padres  4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Scott Sullivan Trevor Hoffman 14,620 2:31
1998 reg season 1998-06-08 Seattle Mariners  3 San Francisco Giants  4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Danny Darwin Randy Johnson Rich Rodriguez 34,166 2:38
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
1998 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 57 44 13 .772 0.0 364 238 126 W7 19-8 25-5 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1998 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 61 35 26 .574 11.0 303 284 19 L1 14-13 21-13 2 4 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 64 31 33 .484 16.5 283 309 -26 L1 15-15 16-18 3 6 14 -- dnq
1998 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 63 30 33 .476 17.0 316 337 -21 W1 15-16 15-17 4 7 16 -- dnq
1998 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 62 26 36 .419 20.5 236 292 -56 L1 15-18 11-18 5 12 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
1998 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 62 38 24 .613 0.0 353 272 81 W3 21-14 17-10 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1998 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 61 27 34 .443 10.5 292 274 18 L1 15-14 12-20 2 9 19 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 62 26 36 .419 12.0 325 384 -59 W1 14-22 11-15 3 11 23 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 59 23 36 .390 13.5 286 338 -52 L1 12-22 11-14 4 13 27 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 61 23 38 .377 14.5 262 355 -93 W1 14-15 9-23 5 14 28 -- 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
1998 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 62 38 24 .613 0.0 390 332 58 W1 16-13 22-11 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1998 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 60 34 26 .567 3.0 284 277 7 W8 15-10 19-16 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1998 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 61 27 34 .443 10.5 324 331 -7 W1 13-16 14-18 3 8 20 -- dnq
1998 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 63 27 36 .429 11.5 346 356 -10 L3 12-18 15-18 4 10 22 -- 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
1998 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 64 45 19 .703 0.0 357 227 130 W3 19-11 26-8 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 58 34 24 .586 8.0 254 187 67 W1 14-14 20-10 2 6 9 -- dnq
1998 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 60 28 32 .467 15.0 283 309 -26 L2 12-17 16-15 3 11 18 -- dnq
1998 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 61 24 37 .393 19.5 209 295 -86 L1 10-20 14-17 4 14 26 -- dnq
1998 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 62 18 44 .290 26.0 272 375 -103 W1 5-24 13-20 5 16 30 -- 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
1998 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 62 38 24 .613 0.0 318 273 45 W10 13-13 25-11 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 62 38 24 .613 0.0 320 226 94 W3 20-13 18-11 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 63 31 32 .492 7.5 248 255 -7 L2 8-18 23-14 3 7 12 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 60 29 31 .483 8.0 255 284 -29 L3 12-14 17-17 4 9 15 -- dnq
1998 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 62 29 33 .468 9.0 326 333 -7 L6 11-21 18-12 5 10 17 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 64 28 36 .438 11.0 274 315 -41 L3 15-19 13-17 6 12 21 -- 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
1998 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 64 40 24 .625 0.0 317 251 66 W10 19-16 21-8 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1998 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 64 39 25 .609 1.0 314 251 63 W2 19-18 20-7 2 5 8 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1998 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 63 31 32 .492 8.5 277 284 -7 L1 16-20 15-12 3 8 13 -- dnq
1998 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 64 26 38 .406 14.0 289 345 -56 L4 16-19 10-19 4 13 25 -- dnq
1998 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 63 20 43 .317 19.5 248 336 -88 W1 10-27 10-16 5 15 29 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
Tips/tools for using data gri ds:

  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Geoff Geary Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed out of draft (Oklahoma)
Brett Jodie New York Yankees Hist Signed out of draft (South Carolina)
Brian Lawrence San Diego Padres Hist Signed out of draft (Northwestern State)
Andy Pratt Texas Rangers Hist Signed out of draft (Arizona HS)
Matt Luke Cleveland Indians Hist Claimed on waivers from Dodgers by Indians
Robin Jennings Chicago Cubs Hist Activated from Disabled List
David Howard St. Louis Cardinals Hist Activated from Disabled List
7 record(s)
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