1988 New York Yankees

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85-76 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1988 New York Yankees

What was the record of the 1988 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a 85-76 record. They went 46-34 at home and 39-42 on the road.

What division did the 1988 New York Yankees play in?

The 1988 New York Yankees played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1988 New York Yankees?

During the regular season, the 1988 New York Yankees went 39-39 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1988 New York Yankees record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Baltimore Orioles 10-3 76.9% +26
Milwaukee Brewers 7-6 53.8% +2
Cleveland Indians 7-6 53.8% 0
Toronto Blue Jays 6-7 46.2% -2
Detroit Tigers 5-8 38.5% -3
Boston Red Sox 4-9 30.8% -18

What was the 1988 New York Yankees record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1988 New York Yankees had their best month in April, when they went 16-7 and had a 69.6% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 9-20 and had a 31.0% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 16-7 69.6% +44
May 17-9 65.4% +41
June 12-15 44.4% -3
July 15-11 57.7% +24
August 9-20 31.0% -84
September 16-12 57.1% +4
October 0-2 0% -2

Did the 1988 New York Yankees make the Postseason?

No, the Yankees didn't make the Postseason in 1988.

What was the run differential for the 1988 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a run differential of +24. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Yankees could have been expected to have about 82.8 wins, or a 83-78 record in the regular season.

How did the 1988 New York Yankees perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1988 New York Yankees went 27-27.

How did the 1988 New York Yankees perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1988 New York Yankees went 7-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1988 New York Yankees?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1988 New York Yankees was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1988 New York Yankees?

The longest losing streak that the New York Yankees had during the 1988 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1988 New York Yankees Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 5, 1988 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 0
Wed, Apr 6, 1988 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 3
Fri, Apr 8, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 4
Sat, Apr 9, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 1
Sun, Apr 10, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 6
Mon, Apr 11, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 9 - 17
Tue, Apr 12, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 12 - 3
Wed, Apr 13, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 1
Thu, Apr 14, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 7 - 3
Fri, Apr 15, 1988 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 1
Sat, Apr 16, 1988 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 9
Sun, Apr 17, 1988 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Apr 18, 1988 @ Minnesota Twins Win 18 - 5
Tue, Apr 19, 1988 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 6
Wed, Apr 20, 1988 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 6 (10)
Fri, Apr 22, 1988 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 6 (12)
Sat, Apr 23, 1988 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 24, 1988 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 3
Tue, Apr 26, 1988 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 4
Wed, Apr 27, 1988 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 3 (11)
Thu, Apr 28, 1988 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Apr 29, 1988 vs Texas Rangers Win 2 - 1
Sat, Apr 30, 1988 vs Texas Rangers Win 15 - 3
Sun, May 1, 1988 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 5
Mon, May 2, 1988 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 4 (12)
Tue, May 3, 1988 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 1
Wed, May 4, 1988 @ Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 3
Thu, May 5, 1988 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3
Fri, May 6, 1988 @ Texas Rangers Loss 6 - 7
Sat, May 7, 1988 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 8, 1988 @ Texas Rangers Loss 8 - 10
Tue, May 10, 1988 vs Chicago White Sox Win 17 - 3
Wed, May 11, 1988 vs Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 2
Fri, May 13, 1988 vs California Angels Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 14, 1988 vs California Angels Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 15, 1988 vs California Angels Win 9 - 2
Mon, May 16, 1988 vs Seattle Mariners Win 3 - 1
Tue, May 17, 1988 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 6
Fri, May 20, 1988 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 11
Sat, May 21, 1988 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 22, 1988 vs Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 0
Mon, May 23, 1988 @ California Angels Win 5 - 2
Tue, May 24, 1988 @ California Angels Win 5 - 3
Wed, May 25, 1988 @ California Angels Win 4 - 2 (10)
Fri, May 27, 1988 @ Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 1
Sat, May 28, 1988 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 6
Sun, May 29, 1988 @ Seattle Mariners Win 7 - 3
Mon, May 30, 1988 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 3 (14)
Tue, May 31, 1988 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 0
Wed, Jun 1, 1988 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 3, 1988 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jun 4, 1988 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 6 - 7 (14)
Sun, Jun 5, 1988 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 2
Mon, Jun 6, 1988 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jun 7, 1988 vs Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jun 8, 1988 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 10, 1988 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Jun 11, 1988 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 6
Sun, Jun 12, 1988 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 5
Mon, Jun 13, 1988 @ Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 6
Tue, Jun 14, 1988 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 7
Wed, Jun 15, 1988 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 8
Fri, Jun 17, 1988 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Jun 18, 1988 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jun 19, 1988 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 11
Mon, Jun 20, 1988 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Tue, Jun 21, 1988 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 7
Wed, Jun 22, 1988 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Thu, Jun 23, 1988 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jun 24, 1988 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 7
Sat, Jun 25, 1988 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jun 26, 1988 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Mon, Jun 27, 1988 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Jun 28, 1988 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jun 29, 1988 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Thu, Jun 30, 1988 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jul 1, 1988 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jul 2, 1988 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 0
Sun, Jul 3, 1988 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Mon, Jul 4, 1988 @ Texas Rangers Win 13 - 2
Tue, Jul 5, 1988 @ Texas Rangers Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jul 6, 1988 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Jul 8, 1988 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Jul 9, 1988 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 10, 1988 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 5
Thu, Jul 14, 1988 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 5
Fri, Jul 15, 1988 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jul 16, 1988 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 17, 1988 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Mon, Jul 18, 1988 vs Texas Rangers Win 7 - 2
Tue, Jul 19, 1988 vs Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 7
Thu, Jul 21, 1988 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 6
Fri, Jul 22, 1988 @ Kansas City Royals Win 9 - 8
Sat, Jul 23, 1988 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jul 24, 1988 @ Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 8
Mon, Jul 25, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 26, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jul 27, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 16 - 3
Thu, Jul 28, 1988 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Jul 29, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Jul 30, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jul 31, 1988 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 3
Tue, Aug 2, 1988 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 11
Wed, Aug 3, 1988 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 6
Fri, Aug 5, 1988 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 5 - 7
Fri, Aug 5, 1988 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 11
Sat, Aug 6, 1988 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 3
Sun, Aug 7, 1988 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Tue, Aug 9, 1988 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Aug 10, 1988 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Aug 11, 1988 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 5 - 6 (11)
Fri, Aug 12, 1988 @ Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 4
Sat, Aug 13, 1988 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 12
Sun, Aug 14, 1988 @ Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 6
Tue, Aug 16, 1988 vs California Angels Loss 6 - 15
Wed, Aug 17, 1988 vs California Angels Win 11 - 7
Thu, Aug 18, 1988 vs California Angels Loss 1 - 7
Fri, Aug 19, 1988 vs Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 3 (10)
Fri, Aug 19, 1988 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Aug 20, 1988 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 5 - 9
Sun, Aug 21, 1988 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 4