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Sunday, June 28,1998

Sunday, June 28,1998

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Milwaukee Brewers 8 Chicago White Sox 10 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Bill Simas Mike Myers -- 17,455 3:21
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Houston Astros 12 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Shane Reynolds Charles Nagy C.J. Nitkowski 43,047 3:12
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Cincinnati Reds 5 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Steve Parris Justin Thompson Jeff Shaw 22,535 2:44
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Chicago Cubs 6 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Geremi Gonzalez Pat Rapp Rod Beck 34,287 2:54
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Hector Carrasco Kent Bottenfield Rick Aguilera 29,110 2:41
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Seattle Mariners 2 Arizona Diamondbacks 3 box | pbp Chase Field Alan Embree Bobby Ayala -- 47,968 2:20
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Atlanta Braves 10 box | pbp Turner Field Tom Glavine Chris Carpenter -- 44,185 2:23
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Oakland Athletics 10 Colorado Rockies 11 box | pbp Coors Field Mike DeJean Mike Fetters Dave Veres 48,013 3:07
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Boston Red Sox 1 Florida Marlins 5 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Ryan Dempster Derek Lowe Antonio Alfonseca 28,418 2:43
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Mike Williams Scott Radinsky Rich Loiselle 38,865 2:49
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Baltimore Orioles 4 Montreal Expos 8 box | pbp Stade Olympique Javier Vazquez Doug Drabek Ugueth Urbina 16,145 2:55
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 New York Yankees 1 New York Mets 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Dennis Cook Ramiro Mendoza -- 53,749 3:00
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 5 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Albie Lopez Wayne Gomes Roberto Hernandez 25,157 3:02
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Anaheim Angels 11 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Jarrod Washburn Joey Hamilton -- 41,547 2:45
1998 reg season 1998-06-28 Texas Rangers 0 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Mark Gardner Aaron Sele -- 36,664 2:02
15 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 75 55 20 .733 0.0 453 310 143 L1 28-14 27-6 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1998 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 79 47 32 .595 10.0 410 358 52 L1 24-17 23-15 2 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 83 41 42 .494 18.0 384 405 -21 L2 21-23 20-19 3 6 14 -- dnq
1998 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 82 37 45 .451 21.5 405 435 -30 L6 17-24 20-21 4 8 19 -- dnq
1998 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 80 34 46 .425 23.5 298 369 -71 W2 18-24 16-22 5 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
1998 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 79 46 33 .582 0.0 445 346 99 L2 23-15 23-18 1 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1998 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 80 38 42 .475 8.5 374 350 24 W1 20-18 18-24 2 7 18 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 80 35 45 .438 11.5 346 441 -95 L1 21-17 14-28 3 10 21 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 81 34 47 .420 13.0 410 493 -83 W1 17-24 16-24 4 12 24 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 78 30 48 .385 15.5 364 427 -63 L3 14-25 16-23 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 Anaheim Angels franchise | log 80 48 32 .600 0.0 413 373 40 W1 22-15 26-17 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1998 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 81 46 35 .568 2.5 488 444 44 L2 21-18 25-17 2 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1998 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 80 36 44 .450 12.0 413 436 -23 L1 19-23 17-21 3 9 20 -- dnq
1998 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 82 34 48 .415 15.0 425 445 -20 L1 16-28 18-20 4 13 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
1998 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 82 53 29 .646 0.0 440 318 122 W2 21-14 32-15 1 1 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 77 43 34 .558 7.5 325 266 59 W1 18-19 25-15 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1998 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 79 40 39 .506 11.5 381 401 -20 L2 16-19 24-20 3 8 13 -- dnq
1998 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 80 33 47 .413 19.0 295 389 -94 W3 11-24 22-23 4 13 26 -- dnq
1998 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 81 28 53 .346 24.5 344 454 -110 W1 9-28 19-25 5 15 29 -- 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 81 49 32 .605 0.0 437 315 122 W2 26-18 23-14 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 79 42 37 .532 6.0 359 356 3 L1 22-17 20-20 2 6 11 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 81 43 38 .531 6.0 402 383 19 W1 15-21 28-17 3 7 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 80 39 41 .488 9.5 409 421 -12 L1 17-28 22-13 4 9 15 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 82 39 43 .476 10.5 319 330 -11 W1 15-25 24-18 5 11 17 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 83 34 49 .410 16.0 339 403 -64 W4 19-25 15-24 6 14 27 -- 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 Diego Padres franchise | log 82 53 29 .646 0.0 403 310 93 L1 23-20 30-9 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1998 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 83 48 35 .578 5.5 403 345 58 W2 21-19 27-16 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1998 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 81 39 42 .481 13.5 346 355 -9 L1 18-26 21-16 3 10 16 -- dnq
1998 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 83 36 47 .434 17.5 389 444 -55 W1 19-24 17-23 4 12 22 -- dnq
1998 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 82 28 54 .341 25.0 338 435 -97 W1 14-31 14-23 5 16 30 -- dnq
30 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.
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  • 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
Ken Huckaby New York Yankees Minors Signed to Minor League contract
JD Closser Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed out of draft (Indiana HS)
Ryan Langerhans Atlanta Braves Hist Signed out of draft (Texas HS)
3 record(s)