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1988 ALCS (4-0): Oakland Athletics (104-58) over Boston Red Sox (89-73)

WS: LAD-OAK / ALCS: OAK-BOS / NLCS: LAD-NYM
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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 5, 1988 at Fenway Park (Boston Red Sox)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Oakland Athletics            0  0  0    1  0  0    0  1  0     2  6  0
    Boston Red Sox               0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     1  6  0

    PITCHERS: OAK - Stewart, Honeycutt (7), Eckersley (8)
              BOS - Hurst

               WP - Rick Honeycutt
	       LP - Bruce Hurst
             SAVE - Dennis Eckersley

   HOME RUNS: OAK - Canseco
              BOS - none

  ATTENDANCE: 34,104

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 6, 1988 at Fenway Park (Boston Red Sox)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Oakland Athletics            0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  1     4 10  1
    Boston Red Sox               0  0  0    0  0  2    1  0  0     3  4  1

    PITCHERS: OAK - Davis, Cadaret (7), Nelson (7), Eckersley (9)
              BOS - Clemens, Stanley (8), Smith (8)

               WP - Gene Nelson
	       LP - Lee Smith
             SAVE - Dennis Eckersley

   HOME RUNS: OAK - Canseco
              BOS - Gedman

  ATTENDANCE: 34,605

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 8, 1988 at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (Oakland Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Red Sox               3  2  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     6 12  0
    Oakland Athletics            0  4  2    0  1  0    1  2  x    10 15  1

    PITCHERS: BOS - Boddicker, Gardner (3), Stanley (8)
              OAK - Welch, Nelson (2), Young (6), Plunk (7), Honeycutt (7), Eckersley (8)

               WP - Gene Nelson
	       LP - Mike Boddicker
             SAVE - Dennis Eckersley

   HOME RUNS: BOS - Greenwell
              OAK - Hassey, Henderson, Lansford, McGwire

  ATTENDANCE: 49,261

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 9, 1988 at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (Oakland Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Red Sox               0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0     1  4  0
    Oakland Athletics            1  0  1    0  0  0    0  2  x     4 10  1

    PITCHERS: BOS - Hurst, Smithson (5), Smith (7)
              OAK - Stewart, Honeycutt (8), Eckersley (9)

               WP - Dave Stewart
	       LP - Bruce Hurst
             SAVE - Dennis Eckersley

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              OAK - Canseco

  ATTENDANCE: 49,406

Series MVP - Dennis Eckersley

Series Batting Stats

Oakland Athletics Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Don Baylor 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 92 264 28 58 7 34 0 .220 .658
Greg Cadaret 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jose Canseco 4 16 4 5 1 0 3 4 1 2 .313 .353 .938 1.290 1 1 0 158 610 120 187 42 124 40 .307 .959
Storm Davis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dennis Eckersley 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 60 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Gallego 4 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .083 .083 .083 .167 0 0 0 129 277 38 58 2 20 2 .209 .558
Ron Hassey 4 8 2 4 1 0 1 3 1 1 .500 .556 1.000 1.556 0 0 0 107 323 32 83 7 45 2 .257 .692
Dave Henderson 4 16 2 6 1 0 1 4 1 7 .375 .412 .625 1.037 0 0 2 146 507 100 154 24 94 2 .304 .887
Rick Honeycutt 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stan Javier 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100 0 0 0 125 397 49 102 2 35 20 .257 .633
Carney Lansford 4 17 4 5 1 0 1 2 0 2 .294 .294 .529 .824 0 1 0 150 556 80 155 7 57 29 .279 .687
Mark McGwire 4 15 4 5 0 0 1 3 1 5 .333 .375 .533 .908 0 0 0 155 550 87 143 32 99 0 .260 .830
Gene Nelson 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 0 1 0 0 0 1
Dave Parker 3 12 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .333 .583 0 0 1 101 377 43 97 12 55 0 .257 .720
Tony Phillips 2 7 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 3 .286 .375 .429 .804 0 0 0 79 212 32 43 2 17 0 .203 .627
Eric Plunk 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0
Luis Polonia 3 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .400 .500 .400 .900 0 1 0 84 288 51 84 2 27 24 .292 .716
Terry Steinbach 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 .250 .500 .250 .750 0 0 0 104 351 42 93 9 51 3 .265 .736
Dave Stewart 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 37 0 0 0 0 0 0
Walt Weiss 4 15 2 5 2 0 0 2 0 4 .333 .333 .467 .800 0 0 0 147 452 44 113 3 39 4 .250 .633
Bob Welch 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0
Curt Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 58 137 20 41 8 0 7 20 10 35 .299 .345 .511 .856 1 3 162 5602 800 1474 156 129 .263 .736

Boston Red Sox Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Marty Barrett 4 15 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .067 .125 .067 .192 0 0 0 150 612 83 173 1 65 7 .283 .666
Todd Benzinger 4 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0 0 120 405 47 103 13 70 2 .254 .718
Mike Boddicker 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *36 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wade Boggs 4 13 2 5 0 0 0 3 3 4 .385 .444 .385 .829 0 0 0 155 584 128 214 5 58 2 .366 .965
Ellis Burks 4 17 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 .235 .235 .294 .529 0 0 0 144 540 93 159 18 92 25 .294 .848
Roger Clemens 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 35 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dwight Evans 4 12 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 5 .167 .333 .250 .583 0 0 0 149 559 96 164 21 111 5 .293 .861
Wes Gardner 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rich Gedman 4 14 1 5 0 0 1 1 2 1 .357 .438 .571 1.009 0 0 0 95 299 33 69 9 39 0 .231 .647
Mike Greenwell 4 14 2 3 1 0 1 3 3 0 .214 .353 .500 .853 0 0 0 158 590 86 192 22 119 16 .325 .946
Bruce Hurst 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spike Owen 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 89 257 40 64 5 18 0 .249 .694
Larry Parrish 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 *120 406 32 88 14 52 0 .217 .629
Jody Reed 4 11 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 .273 .429 .364 .792 0 0 0 109 338 60 99 1 28 1 .293 .756
Jim Rice 4 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 4 .154 .267 .154 .421 0 0 135 485 57 128 15 72 1 .264 .736
Ed Romero 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 75 3 18 0 5 0 .240 .552
Kevin Romine 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 78 17 15 1 6 2 .192 .541
Lee Smith 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 64 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Smithson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Stanley 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 54 126 11 26 4 0 2 10 18 23 .206 .306 .286 .592 0 0 162 5545 813 1569 124 65 .283 .777

Oakland Athletics Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Greg Cadaret 1 0 27.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 3.000 58 0 2.89 5 2 3 71.2 60 36 64 1.340
Storm Davis 1 1 0.00 0 0 0 0 6.1 2 2 0 5 4 1.105 33 33 3.70 16 7 0 201.2 211 91 127 1.498
Dennis Eckersley 4 0 0.00 0 0 4 0 6.0 1 0 0 2 5 0.500 60 0 2.35 4 2 45 72.2 52 11 70 0.867
Rick Honeycutt 3 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 55 0 3.50 3 2 7 79.2 74 25 47 1.243
Gene Nelson 2 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 4.2 5 0 0 1 0 1.286 54 1 3.06 9 6 3 111.2 93 38 67 1.173
Eric Plunk 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 3.000 49 0 3.00 7 2 5 78.0 62 39 79 1.295
Dave Stewart 2 2 1.35 1 0 0 0 13.1 9 2 2 6 11 1.125 37 37 3.23 21 12 0 275.2 240 110 192 1.270
Bob Welch 1 1 27.00 0 0 0 0 1.2 6 5 5 2 0 4.800 36 36 3.64 17 9 0 244.2 237 81 158 1.300
Curt Young 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.1 1 1 0 0 2 0.750 26 26 4.14 11 8 0 156.1 162 50 69 1.356
Totals 16 4 2.00 4 0 4 0 36.0 26 11 8 18 23 1.222 162 162 3.438 104 58 1489.1 1376 553 983 1.295

Boston Red Sox Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Mike Boddicker 1 1 20.25 0 1 0 0 2.2 8 6 6 1 2 3.375 *36 35 3.39 13 15 0 236.0 234 77 156 1.318
Roger Clemens 1 1 3.86 0 0 0 0 7.0 6 3 3 0 8 0.857 35 35 2.93 18 12 0 264.0 217 62 291 1.057
Wes Gardner 1 0 5.79 0 0 0 0 4.2 6 3 3 2 8 1.714 36 18 3.50 8 6 2 149.0 119 64 106 1.228
Bruce Hurst 2 2 2.77 0 2 0 1 13.0 10 4 4 5 12 1.154 33 32 3.66 18 6 0 216.2 222 65 166 1.325
Lee Smith 2 0 8.10 0 1 0 0 3.1 6 3 3 1 4 2.100 64 0 2.80 4 5 29 83.2 72 37 96 1.303
Mike Smithson 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.1 3 0 0 0 1 1.286 31 18 5.97 9 6 0 126.2 149 37 73 1.468
Bob Stanley 2 0 9.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 3.000 57 0 3.19 6 4 5 101.2 90 29 57 1.170
Totals 10 4 5.29 0 4 0 1 34.0 41 20 20 10 35 1.500 162 162 3.969 89 73 1426.1 1415 493 1085 1.338

WS: LAD-OAK / ALCS: OAK-BOS / NLCS: LAD-NYM
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