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Friday, June 17,1988

Friday, June 17,1988

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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 1988-06-17 Boston Red Sox 2 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave J. Schmidt Dennis Lamp -- 34,340 3:16
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 New York Yankees 4 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium John Farrell John Candelaria Doug Jones 56,485 2:50
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Detroit Tigers 12 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Guillermo Hernandez David Wells -- 36,274 3:59
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 California Angels 9 Kansas City Royals 7 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Stew Cliburn Gene Garber -- 33,236 3:46
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Chicago White Sox 2 Milwaukee Brewers 7 box | pbp County Stadium Don August Bill Long Chuck Crim 35,657 2:34
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Seattle Mariners 1 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Viola Scott Bankhead Jeff Reardon 35,226 2:49
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Texas Rangers 6 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Rick Honeycutt Dale Mohorcic -- 23,372 4:39
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Houston Astros 3 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Paul Assenmacher Larry Andersen Bruce Sutter 0 2:20
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Houston Astros 5 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Juan Eichelberger Dave Smith -- 12,878 2:52
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Montreal Expos 3 Chicago Cubs 7 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Sutcliffe Bryn Smith Les Lancaster 33,041 2:42
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 San Francisco Giants 0 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Danny Jackson Atlee Hammaker -- 32,774 2:42
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 San Diego Padres 7 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ed Whitson Tim Leary Mark Davis 0 2:36
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 San Diego Padres 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Dennis Rasmussen Brian Holton Lance McCullers 33,649 3:07
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 Philadelphia Phillies 3 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Kevin Gross Dwight Gooden Steve Bedrosian 46,502 2:39
1988 reg season 1988-06-17 St. Louis Cardinals 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Joe Magrane Mike Dunne -- 30,267 2:57
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
1988 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 63 39 24 .619 0.0 345 256 89 L3 20-13 19-11 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 64 39 25 .609 0.5 307 268 39 W1 21-12 18-13 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 65 38 27 .585 2.0 280 269 11 W1 18-14 20-13 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1988 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 66 35 31 .530 5.5 290 235 55 W1 13-18 22-13 4 7 10 -- dnq
1988 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 62 30 32 .484 8.5 279 281 -2 L2 14-15 16-17 5 8 15 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1988 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 67 32 35 .478 9.0 338 297 41 L1 17-19 15-16 6 9 16 -- dnq
1988 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 65 18 47 .277 22.0 213 347 -134 W2 6-28 12-19 7 14 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
1988 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 65 41 24 .631 0.0 336 255 81 W1 23-13 18-11 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1988 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 63 35 28 .556 5.0 294 296 -2 W3 15-14 20-14 2 5 6 Yes dnq
1988 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 66 36 30 .545 5.5 308 252 56 L1 19-14 17-16 3 6 8 -- dnq
1988 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 65 31 34 .477 10.0 259 302 -43 L2 13-18 18-16 4 10 19 -- dnq
1988 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 64 28 36 .438 12.5 250 326 -76 L1 12-16 16-20 5 11 22 -- dnq
1988 AL West California Angels franchise | log 66 26 40 .394 15.5 265 314 -49 W2 15-19 11-21 6 12 23 -- dnq
1988 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 67 26 41 .388 16.0 272 338 -66 L5 11-24 15-17 7 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
1988 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 64 41 23 .641 0.0 283 218 65 L1 20-13 21-10 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1988 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 65 36 29 .554 5.5 296 276 20 L2 14-15 22-14 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1988 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 64 33 31 .516 8.0 276 265 11 W2 19-17 14-14 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1988 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 65 33 32 .508 8.5 258 255 3 W1 18-16 15-16 4 6 13 -- dnq
1988 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 65 31 34 .477 10.5 248 254 -6 L3 13-21 18-13 5 8 17 -- dnq
1988 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 64 30 34 .469 11.0 247 278 -31 W3 13-19 16-16 6 10 20 -- 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 63 34 29 .540 0.0 274 231 43 L3 18-12 16-17 1 3 9 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1988 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 65 34 31 .523 1.0 281 260 21 L2 14-21 20-10 2 4 11 Yes dnq
1988 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 65 32 33 .492 3.0 264 270 -6 L1 13-16 19-17 3 7 14 -- dnq
1988 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 65 31 34 .477 4.0 284 277 7 W1 16-20 15-14 4 9 18 -- dnq
1988 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 66 29 37 .439 6.5 214 270 -56 W2 7-18 22-19 5 11 21 -- dnq
1988 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 63 23 40 .365 11.0 242 313 -71 W3 13-21 10-19 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Eric Karros Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed out of draft (UCLA)
Arthur Rhodes Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed out of draft (Texas HS)
Jose Tolentino Houston Astros Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1988-1988 ($0m) [Free Agent]
3 record(s)