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Monday, August 24,1998

Monday, August 24,1998

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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 1998-08-24 Anaheim Angels 7 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jack McDowell Andy Pettitte -- 19,297 3:01
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Chicago White Sox 10 Seattle Mariners 11 box | pbp Kingdome Ken Cloude Mike Sirotka Mike Timlin 27,087 3:01
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Detroit Tigers 5 Texas Rangers 6 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Aaron Sele Justin Thompson John Wetteland 24,544 2:35
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Kansas City Royals 7 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Rogers Centre Brian Barber Pat Hentgen Matt Whisenant 26,306 2:56
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Turner Field Tom Glavine Jeff Shaw Kerry Ligtenberg 39,449 2:42
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Houston Astros 12 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Shane Reynolds Mark Clark -- 34,711 2:58
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 San Francisco Giants 7 Florida Marlins 4 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Rich Rodriguez Brian Edmondson Robb Nen 13,254 2:52
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 San Diego Padres 7 Milwaukee Brewers 2 box | pbp County Stadium Sterling Hitchcock Steve Woodard -- 14,121 3:03
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Cincinnati Reds 8 Montreal Expos 1 box | pbp Stade Olympique Pete Harnisch Dustin Hermanson -- 7,537 2:15
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Arizona Diamondbacks 9 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Amaury Telemaco Masato Yoshii Willie Banks 29,850 3:00
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 Colorado Rockies 3 Philadelphia Phillies 1 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bobby Jones Carlton Loewer Dave Veres 15,665 2:29
1998 reg season 1998-08-24 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium -- 28,435 2:18
12 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 128 94 34 .734 0.0 779 506 273 L2 46-24 48-10 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1998 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 128 76 52 .594 18.0 716 571 145 W1 38-32 38-20 2 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1998 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 26.0 683 620 63 L1 32-33 37-28 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1998 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 132 66 66 .500 30.0 645 649 -4 L3 30-39 36-27 4 7 13 -- dnq
1998 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 128 49 79 .383 45.0 473 599 -126 L3 23-37 26-42 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 129 71 58 .550 0.0 672 600 72 W1 37-30 34-28 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1998 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 12.0 589 742 -153 W5 36-29 24-42 2 9 21 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 129 57 72 .442 14.0 593 627 -34 L1 29-35 28-37 3 11 24 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 130 57 73 .438 14.5 645 761 -116 L6 25-41 31-33 4 12 25 -- dnq
1998 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 130 50 80 .385 21.5 554 684 -130 L1 25-42 25-38 5 13 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 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 131 72 59 .550 0.0 651 613 38 W3 35-26 37-33 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1998 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 2.5 744 720 24 W2 29-33 40-28 2 6 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1998 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 129 60 69 .465 11.0 684 683 1 W4 25-36 35-33 3 8 19 -- dnq
1998 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 12.0 659 701 -42 L1 25-36 35-35 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 131 87 44 .664 0.0 681 490 191 W4 40-22 47-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 131 72 59 .550 15.0 579 501 78 L2 30-29 42-30 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1998 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 131 64 67 .489 23.0 589 662 -73 L2 29-33 35-34 3 7 14 -- dnq
1998 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 132 51 81 .386 36.5 510 649 -139 L5 18-42 33-39 4 14 26 -- dnq
1998 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 131 45 86 .344 42.0 543 717 -174 L5 18-44 27-42 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 132 82 50 .621 0.0 737 522 215 W4 40-30 42-20 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Padres)
1998 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 131 71 60 .542 10.5 652 629 23 L3 28-33 43-27 2 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 131 63 68 .481 18.5 557 547 10 L1 25-36 37-33 3 9 16 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 131 62 69 .473 19.5 566 636 -70 L2 29-32 33-37 4 11 18 -- dnq
1998 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 131 62 69 .473 19.5 636 655 -19 L4 27-43 35-26 5 10 17 -- dnq
1998 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 21.5 585 622 -37 W3 34-36 26-35 6 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
1998 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 131 84 47 .641 0.0 635 511 124 W2 38-32 46-15 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1998 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 131 70 61 .534 14.0 650 601 49 W3 34-35 36-26 2 6 10 -- dnq
1998 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 131 64 67 .489 20.0 549 558 -9 L3 30-41 34-26 3 8 15 -- dnq
1998 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 132 61 71 .462 23.5 641 689 -48 W2 29-40 32-31 4 12 20 -- dnq
1998 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 132 50 82 .379 34.5 545 677 -132 W2 26-47 24-35 5 15 29 -- 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.
  • 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
John Hattig Boston Red Sox Hist Signed out of draft
Vicente Padilla Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Nicaragua)
Doug Brocail Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Eddie Gaillard Tampa Bay Rays Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)