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Friday, July 24,1998

Friday, July 24,1998

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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 1998-07-24 Seattle Mariners  4 Baltimore Orioles  7 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Mike Mussina Bill Swift Armando Benitez 48,184 3:01
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Toronto Blue Jays  10 Boston Red Sox  6 box | pbp Fenway Park Juan Guzman Steve Avery Paul Quantrill 33,159 3:12
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Detroit Tigers  1 Cleveland Indians  2 box | pbp Progressive Field Steve Reed Doug Bochtler -- 43,156 3:10
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Anaheim Angels  3 Kansas City Royals  4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Hipolito Pichardo Chuck Finley Jeff Montgomery 18,151 2:43
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Texas Rangers  3 Minnesota Twins  5 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Dan Serafini Esteban Loaiza Rick Aguilera 11,473 3:03
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Chicago White Sox  4 New York Yankees  5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Andy Pettitte Bryan Ward Mariano Rivera 44,264 2:44
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Oakland Athletics  0 Tampa Bay Devil Rays  6 box | pbp Tropicana Field Tony Saunders Mike Oquist -- 22,894 3:09
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 New York Mets  5 Chicago Cubs  0 box | pbp Wrigley Field Armando Reynoso Geremi Gonzalez -- 0 3:02
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 New York Mets  7 Chicago Cubs  3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Dennis Cook Terry Adams -- 40,684 3:21
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 St. Louis Cardinals  3 Colorado Rockies  12 box | pbp Coors Field Darryl Kile Todd Stottlemyre -- 48,303 2:35
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Arizona Diamondbacks  1 Los Angeles Dodgers  3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Chan Ho Park Amaury Telemaco Jeff Shaw 36,150 2:07
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Montreal Expos  7 Milwaukee Brewers  10 box | pbp County Stadium David Weathers Dustin Hermanson -- 0 2:44
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Montreal Expos  11 Milwaukee Brewers  2 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Thurman Paul Wagner -- 16,297 2:43
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Florida Marlins  4 Philadelphia Phillies  6 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Wayne Gomes Antonio Alfonseca -- 0 3:21
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Florida Marlins  6 Philadelphia Phillies  7 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Mark Leiter Vic Darensbourg -- 30,622 3:40
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Atlanta Braves  3 Pittsburgh Pirates  0 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Smoltz Chris Peters -- 24,776 2:08
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Houston Astros  2 San Diego Padres  1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Pete Schourek Sterling Hitchcock Mike Magnante 31,047 2:34
1998 reg season 1998-07-24 Cincinnati Reds  2 San Francisco Giants  12 box | pbp Candlestick Park Mark Gardner Scott Winchester -- 16,931 2:28
18 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 97 72 25 .742 0.0 574 376 198 W4 35-18 37-7 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1998 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 101 58 43 .574 16.0 545 456 89 L1 27-26 31-17 2 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 23.0 523 510 13 W5 21-28 31-23 3 6 14 -- dnq
1998 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 105 52 53 .495 24.0 493 515 -22 W1 24-31 28-22 4 7 15 -- dnq
1998 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 100 38 62 .380 35.5 361 469 -108 W2 19-31 19-31 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 Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 102 58 44 .569 0.0 555 453 102 W1 29-21 29-23 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1998 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 101 46 55 .455 11.5 457 453 4 W1 25-27 21-28 2 9 19 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 101 45 56 .446 12.5 434 562 -128 W1 28-24 17-32 3 11 22 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 103 45 58 .437 13.5 524 622 -98 L2 20-30 24-29 4 12 23 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 101 43 58 .426 14.5 447 522 -75 L1 20-31 23-27 5 13 26 -- 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 102 56 46 .549 0.0 593 559 34 L1 26-23 30-23 1 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1998 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 101 55 46 .545 0.5 494 481 13 L1 26-21 29-25 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1998 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 101 46 55 .455 9.5 513 536 -23 L4 22-27 24-28 3 8 20 -- dnq
1998 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 102 46 56 .451 10.0 547 535 12 L2 18-32 28-24 4 10 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 103 68 35 .660 0.0 542 384 158 W3 30-17 38-18 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 100 54 46 .540 12.5 439 365 74 W6 24-24 30-22 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1998 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 101 53 48 .525 14.0 465 502 -37 W2 24-26 29-22 3 7 12 -- dnq
1998 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 103 40 63 .388 28.0 393 517 -124 W1 16-33 24-30 4 14 27 -- dnq
1998 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 103 37 66 .359 31.0 429 562 -133 L7 13-34 24-32 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 102 61 41 .598 0.0 557 414 143 W2 30-24 31-17 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 103 57 46 .553 4.5 518 483 35 L2 22-26 35-20 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 103 51 52 .495 10.5 462 484 -22 L1 25-23 26-29 3 9 16 -- dnq
1998 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 102 48 54 .471 13.0 505 527 -22 L1 20-33 28-21 4 10 17 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 103 48 55 .466 13.5 406 422 -16 L1 19-30 29-25 5 11 18 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 103 45 58 .437 16.5 428 493 -65 L8 25-30 20-28 6 13 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 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 103 67 36 .650 0.0 519 409 110 L1 31-25 36-11 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1998 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 103 55 48 .534 12.0 488 443 45 W1 24-28 31-20 2 6 11 -- dnq
1998 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 103 53 50 .515 14.0 451 436 15 W1 24-30 29-20 3 8 13 -- dnq
1998 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 103 45 58 .437 22.0 497 555 -58 W4 21-33 24-25 4 12 25 -- dnq
1998 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 102 36 66 .353 30.5 417 531 -114 L3 17-39 19-27 5 16 30 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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
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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.
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  • 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
Pat Burrell Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed out of draft (Miami)
Drew Henson New York Yankees Hist Signed out of draft (Michigan HS)
Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies Hist Signed out of draft (Oklahoma HS)
Carlos Pena Texas Rangers Hist Signed out of draft (Northeastern)
Melvin Mora New York Mets Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Joe Oliver Seattle Mariners Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1998-1998 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Reid Cornelius Florida Marlins Hist Traded from Arizona Diamondbacks to Florida Marlins for Walt White (10/29/1998)
Mike Benjamin Boston Red Sox Injury DL - Left index finger fracture
Mike Lieberthal Philadelphia Phillies Injury DL - Inflammation in lower abdomen
Mike Mordecai Montreal Expos Hist Activated from Disabled List
Armando Reynoso New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
Armando Reynoso New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
Greg Myers San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
13 record(s)
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