1988 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

85-75 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1988 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 85-75 record. They went 43-38 at home and 42-37 on the road.

What division did the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates went 49-41 against their NL East opponents.

What was the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Philadelphia Phillies 11-7 61.1% +24
Chicago Cubs 11-7 61.1% +15
St. Louis Cardinals 11-7 61.1% 0
Montreal Expos 10-8 55.6% +5
New York Mets 6-12 33.3% -19

What was the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in April, when they went 16-6 and had a 72.7% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 13-17 and had a 43.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 16-6 72.7% +30
May 14-14 50% +1
June 13-14 48.1% -14
July 15-11 57.7% +20
August 13-17 43.3% -7
September 14-11 56.0% +11
October 0-2 0% -6

Did the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of +35. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 84.0 wins, or a 84-76 record in the regular season.

How did the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates went 36-24.

How did the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates went 11-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1988 regular season was 5 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1988 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 5, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Wed, Apr 6, 1988 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6 (14)
Fri, Apr 8, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Sat, Apr 9, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Apr 10, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3 (11)
Mon, Apr 11, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 1
Wed, Apr 13, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 0
Thu, Apr 14, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 15, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Apr 16, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 0
Sun, Apr 17, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Win 12 - 7
Tue, Apr 19, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 0
Wed, Apr 20, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 1
Thu, Apr 21, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 9
Fri, Apr 22, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 4
Sat, Apr 23, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 4
Sun, Apr 24, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 2
Tue, Apr 26, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 0
Wed, Apr 27, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Apr 28, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 1 (10)
Fri, Apr 29, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Apr 30, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 1
Sun, May 1, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 2
Mon, May 2, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Tue, May 3, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 6 - 14
Wed, May 4, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 8
Fri, May 6, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 1 (12)
Sat, May 7, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 8, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Win 6 - 2
Mon, May 9, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 6 - 8
Tue, May 10, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 2
Wed, May 11, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 2 - 1 (11)
Thu, May 12, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 4
Fri, May 13, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 5
Sat, May 14, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Sun, May 15, 1988 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 7 (12)
Mon, May 16, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 9
Tue, May 17, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 3
Wed, May 18, 1988 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 4
Fri, May 20, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Win 10 - 3
Sat, May 21, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 3
Sun, May 22, 1988 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 6
Mon, May 23, 1988 vs Houston Astros Loss 0 - 3
Tue, May 24, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 4
Wed, May 25, 1988 vs Houston Astros Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 27, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 28, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 2
Sun, May 29, 1988 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 2
Mon, May 30, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Win 14 - 2
Tue, May 31, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 11
Wed, Jun 1, 1988 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 14
Thu, Jun 2, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jun 3, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jun 4, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jun 5, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jun 7, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 8
Wed, Jun 8, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 1
Thu, Jun 9, 1988 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jun 10, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 10 - 12
Sat, Jun 11, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 2
Sun, Jun 12, 1988 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 5
Mon, Jun 13, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 0
Tue, Jun 14, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 15, 1988 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 7
Fri, Jun 17, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jun 18, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jun 19, 1988 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Mon, Jun 20, 1988 @ New York Mets Win 8 - 5
Tue, Jun 21, 1988 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 9
Wed, Jun 22, 1988 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 3
Thu, Jun 23, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 4
Fri, Jun 24, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Win 5 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jun 25, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jun 26, 1988 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0 (10)
Mon, Jun 27, 1988 vs New York Mets Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jun 28, 1988 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jun 29, 1988 vs New York Mets Loss 7 - 8 (11)
Fri, Jul 1, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2 (10)
Sat, Jul 2, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 3, 1988 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 4
Mon, Jul 4, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Tue, Jul 5, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 7, 1988 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 0
Fri, Jul 8, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 9, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 2
Sun, Jul 10, 1988 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 2
Thu, Jul 14, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Win 9 - 2
Fri, Jul 15, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 5
Sat, Jul 16, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 1
Sun, Jul 17, 1988 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jul 19, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Jul 19, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Win 9 - 5
Wed, Jul 20, 1988 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 21, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 22, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jul 23, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Jul 24, 1988 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Jul 25, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Jul 26, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jul 27, 1988 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2 (10)
Fri, Jul 29, 1988 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jul 30, 1988 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jul 31, 1988 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Aug 1, 1988 @ New York Mets Win 7 - 2
Tue, Aug 2, 1988 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2 (10)