August 21, 1998
Red Sox: Mike Stanley's 27 homers this season are a career high. His previous high was 26, set in 1993 with the Yankees. Boston missed its chance to win nine games against Kansas City for the first time since 1969. The Red Sox went 10-2 against the expansion Royals that year.Royals: Second baseman Jose Offerman made over-the-shoulder catches in the second and fifth innings to steal hits from the Red Sox. Jeff Conine singled in the third inning, his first hit since returning Wednesday from the disabled list.
September 18, 1998
HittingCarlos Delgado, Blue Jays: 2-for-3, 2 HRs, 3 RBIs.Damion Easley, Tigers: 2-for-5, 2 HRs, 4 RBIs.Raul Ibanez, Mariners: 2-for-5, 2 RBIs.Edgar Martinez, Mariners: 3-for-4.Hal Morris, Royals: 3-for-4.Jose Offerman, Royals: 4-for-4, 4 runs, 2 RBIs.Jorge Posada, Yankees: 2-for-4, HRAlex Rodriguez, Mariners: 3-for-5.Scott Spiezio, Athletics: 2-for-3.PitchingDave Burba, Indians: 8 innings, 4 hits, 1 unearned run, 1 walk, 7 strikeouts.Jim Edmonds, Angels: 3-for-4, 3 RBIs.Rusty Greer, Rangers: 2-for-5, 2 RBIs.