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Boston Red Sox

1988 Boston Red Sox Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 89-73
Finished 1st in the AL's East Division

Won Division

Manager: John McNamara (43-42)

Manager: Joe Morgan (46-31)

1988 Boston Red Sox Statistics
1988 Boston Red Sox Roster

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the season with a record of 89 wins and 73 losses, finishing first in the AL's East Division. John McNamara and Joe Morgan served as manager. The 1988 Boston Red Sox qualified for the playoffs as a division winner.


Regular Season Runs Scored: 813
Regular Season Runs Scored Against: 689

DateGameResHomeRoadRecord
April 4, 1988Detroit Tigers 5 at Boston Red Sox 3L0-10-00-1
April 6, 1988Detroit Tigers 5 at Boston Red Sox 6W1-10-01-1
April 7, 1988Detroit Tigers 11 at Boston Red Sox 6L1-20-01-2
April 8, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Texas Rangers 0W1-21-02-2
April 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Texas Rangers 1W1-22-03-2
April 10, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Texas Rangers 4L1-22-13-3
April 12, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Boston Red Sox 3W2-22-14-3
April 13, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 3 at Boston Red Sox 6W3-22-15-3
April 14, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 0 at Boston Red Sox 2W4-22-16-3
April 15, 1988Texas Rangers 3 at Boston Red Sox 2L4-32-16-4
April 16, 1988Texas Rangers 2 at Boston Red Sox 0L4-42-16-5
April 17, 1988Texas Rangers 2 at Boston Red Sox 15W5-42-17-5
April 18, 1988Texas Rangers 3 at Boston Red Sox 4W6-42-18-5
April 19, 1988Boston Red Sox 7 at Detroit Tigers 3W6-43-19-5
April 21, 1988Boston Red Sox 12 at Detroit Tigers 3W6-44-110-5
April 24, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 0W6-45-111-5
April 25, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Milwaukee Brewers 1W6-46-112-5
April 28, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Chicago White Sox 6L6-46-212-6
April 29, 1988Minnesota Twins 5 at Boston Red Sox 6W7-46-213-6
April 30, 1988Minnesota Twins 3 at Boston Red Sox 8W8-46-214-6
May 1, 1988Minnesota Twins 2 at Boston Red Sox 0L8-56-214-7
May 2, 1988Kansas City Royals 2 at Boston Red Sox 0L8-66-214-8
May 3, 1988Kansas City Royals 9 at Boston Red Sox 3L8-76-214-9
May 4, 1988Chicago White Sox 6 at Boston Red Sox 2L8-86-214-10
May 5, 1988Chicago White Sox 3 at Boston Red Sox 16W9-86-215-10
May 6, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Minnesota Twins 5L9-86-315-11
May 7, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Minnesota Twins 5L9-86-415-12
May 8, 1988Boston Red Sox 10 at Minnesota Twins 6W9-87-416-12
May 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 0W9-88-417-12
May 10, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 7L9-88-517-13
May 13, 1988Seattle Mariners 8 at Boston Red Sox 14W10-88-518-13
May 14, 1988Seattle Mariners 0 at Boston Red Sox 3W11-88-519-13
May 15, 1988Seattle Mariners 11 at Boston Red Sox 7L11-98-519-14
May 16, 1988Oakland Athletics 3 at Boston Red Sox 0L11-108-519-15
May 17, 1988Oakland Athletics 12 at Boston Red Sox 7L11-118-519-16
May 18, 1988Oakland Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 4W12-118-520-16
May 20, 1988California Angels 4 at Boston Red Sox 2L12-128-520-17
May 21, 1988California Angels 4 at Boston Red Sox 8W13-128-521-17
May 22, 1988California Angels 4 at Boston Red Sox 12W14-128-522-17
May 23, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at Seattle Mariners 14L14-128-622-18
May 24, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Seattle Mariners 14L14-128-722-19
May 25, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Seattle Mariners 0W14-129-723-19
May 27, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Oakland Athletics 3L14-129-823-20
May 28, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Oakland Athletics 7L14-129-923-21
May 29, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Oakland Athletics 5L14-129-1023-22
May 30, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at California Angels 2W14-1210-1024-22
May 31, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at California Angels 3W14-1211-1025-22
June 2, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 5 at Boston Red Sox 4L14-1311-1025-23
June 3, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 6 at Boston Red Sox 3L14-1411-1025-24
June 4, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 10 at Boston Red Sox 2L14-1511-1025-25
June 5, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 12 at Boston Red Sox 4L14-1611-1025-26
June 6, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at New York Yankees 2W14-1612-1026-26
June 7, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at New York Yankees 4L14-1612-1126-27
June 8, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at New York Yankees 3W14-1613-1127-27
June 10, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Toronto Blue Jays 3L14-1613-1227-28
June 11, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 4L14-1613-1327-29
June 12, 1988Boston Red Sox 8 at Toronto Blue Jays 2W14-1614-1328-29
June 13, 1988New York Yankees 12 at Boston Red Sox 6L14-1714-1328-30
June 14, 1988New York Yankees 3 at Boston Red Sox 7W15-1714-1329-30
June 15, 1988New York Yankees 3 at Boston Red Sox 8W16-1714-1330-30
June 16, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Baltimore Orioles 8L16-1714-1430-31
June 17, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Baltimore Orioles 3L16-1714-1530-32
June 18, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Baltimore Orioles 0W16-1715-1531-32
June 19, 1988Boston Red Sox 15 at Baltimore Orioles 7W16-1716-1532-32
June 20, 1988Boston Red Sox 14 at Cleveland Indians 7W16-1717-1533-32
June 21, 1988Boston Red Sox 10 at Cleveland Indians 6W16-1718-1534-32
June 22, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Cleveland Indians 3L16-1718-1634-33
June 24, 1988Baltimore Orioles 6 at Boston Red Sox 2L16-1818-1634-34
June 25, 1988Baltimore Orioles 3 at Boston Red Sox 10W17-1818-1635-34
June 26, 1988Baltimore Orioles 1 at Boston Red Sox 10W18-1818-1636-34
June 27, 1988Cleveland Indians 5 at Boston Red Sox 9W19-1818-1637-34
June 28, 1988Cleveland Indians 1 at Boston Red Sox 6W20-1818-1638-34
June 29, 1988Cleveland Indians 1 at Boston Red Sox 5W21-1818-1639-34
July 1, 1988Boston Red Sox 7 at Kansas City Royals 8L21-1818-1739-35
July 2, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Kansas City Royals 3L21-1818-1839-36
July 3, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 3L21-1818-1939-37
July 4, 1988Boston Red Sox 9 at Kansas City Royals 2W21-1819-1940-37
July 5, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Minnesota Twins 6L21-1819-2040-38
July 6, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Minnesota Twins 8L21-1819-2140-39
July 7, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Minnesota Twins 3W21-1820-2141-39
July 8, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Chicago White Sox 6L21-1820-2241-40
July 8, 1988Boston Red Sox 10 at Chicago White Sox 7W21-1821-2242-40
July 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 7 at Chicago White Sox 8L21-1821-2342-41
July 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 8 at Chicago White Sox 2W21-1822-2343-41
July 10, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Chicago White Sox 4L21-1822-2443-42
July 15, 1988Kansas City Royals 1 at Boston Red Sox 3W22-1822-2444-42
July 15, 1988Kansas City Royals 4 at Boston Red Sox 7W23-1822-2445-42
July 16, 1988Kansas City Royals 6 at Boston Red Sox 7W24-1822-2446-42
July 17, 1988Kansas City Royals 8 at Boston Red Sox 10W25-1822-2447-42
July 18, 1988Minnesota Twins 5 at Boston Red Sox 6W26-1822-2448-42
July 19, 1988Minnesota Twins 0 at Boston Red Sox 5W27-1822-2449-42
July 20, 1988Minnesota Twins 7 at Boston Red Sox 9W28-1822-2450-42
July 21, 1988Chicago White Sox 1 at Boston Red Sox 6W29-1822-2451-42
July 22, 1988Chicago White Sox 3 at Boston Red Sox 4W30-1822-2452-42
July 23, 1988Chicago White Sox 5 at Boston Red Sox 11W31-1822-2453-42
July 24, 1988Chicago White Sox 2 at Boston Red Sox 3W32-1822-2454-42
July 25, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Texas Rangers 0W32-1823-2455-42
July 26, 1988Boston Red Sox 8 at Texas Rangers 9L32-1823-2555-43
July 27, 1988Boston Red Sox 10 at Texas Rangers 7W32-1824-2556-43
July 29, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 4 at Boston Red Sox 6W33-1824-2557-43
July 29, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 4 at Boston Red Sox 5W34-1824-2558-43
July 30, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Boston Red Sox 3W35-1824-2559-43
July 31, 1988Milwaukee Brewers 0 at Boston Red Sox 5W36-1824-2560-43
August 2, 1988Texas Rangers 2 at Boston Red Sox 7W37-1824-2561-43
August 3, 1988Texas Rangers 4 at Boston Red Sox 5W38-1824-2562-43
August 4, 1988Boston Red Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 11L38-1824-2662-44
August 5, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 3L38-1824-2762-45
August 5, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 3L38-1824-2862-46
August 6, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 4L38-1824-2962-47
August 7, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 0W38-1825-2963-47
August 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Milwaukee Brewers 3L38-1825-3063-48
August 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Milwaukee Brewers 1W38-1826-3064-48
August 10, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at Milwaukee Brewers 8L38-1826-3164-49
August 11, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Milwaukee Brewers 4L38-1826-3264-50
August 12, 1988Detroit Tigers 4 at Boston Red Sox 9W39-1826-3265-50
August 13, 1988Detroit Tigers 4 at Boston Red Sox 16W40-1826-3266-50
August 14, 1988Detroit Tigers 18 at Boston Red Sox 6L40-1926-3266-51
August 16, 1988Seattle Mariners 7 at Boston Red Sox 0L40-2026-3266-52
August 17, 1988Seattle Mariners 2 at Boston Red Sox 7W41-2026-3267-52
August 18, 1988Seattle Mariners 6 at Boston Red Sox 1L41-2126-3267-53
August 19, 1988Oakland Athletics 6 at Boston Red Sox 7W42-2126-3268-53
August 20, 1988Oakland Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 7W43-2126-3269-53
August 21, 1988Oakland Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 4L43-2226-3269-54
August 22, 1988California Angels 2 at Boston Red Sox 6W44-2226-3270-54
August 23, 1988California Angels 2 at Boston Red Sox 10W45-2226-3271-54
August 24, 1988California Angels 4 at Boston Red Sox 3L45-2326-3271-55
August 26, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Seattle Mariners 3W45-2327-3272-55
August 27, 1988Boston Red Sox 6 at Seattle Mariners 8L45-2327-3372-56
August 28, 1988Boston Red Sox 7 at Seattle Mariners 2W45-2328-3373-56
August 29, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Oakland Athletics 3L45-2328-3473-57
August 30, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Oakland Athletics 1L45-2328-3573-58
August 31, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Oakland Athletics 7L45-2328-3673-59
September 1, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at California Angels 2W45-2329-3674-59
September 2, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at California Angels 3L45-2329-3774-60
September 3, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at California Angels 2L45-2329-3874-61
September 4, 1988Boston Red Sox 6 at California Angels 5W45-2330-3875-61
September 5, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Baltimore Orioles 1W45-2331-3876-61
September 6, 1988Boston Red Sox 6 at Baltimore Orioles 1W45-2332-3877-61
September 7, 1988Boston Red Sox 3 at Baltimore Orioles 4L45-2332-3977-62
September 9, 1988Cleveland Indians 4 at Boston Red Sox 7W46-2332-3978-62
September 10, 1988Cleveland Indians 0 at Boston Red Sox 6W47-2332-3979-62
September 11, 1988Cleveland Indians 4 at Boston Red Sox 2L47-2432-3979-63
September 12, 1988Baltimore Orioles 1 at Boston Red Sox 6W48-2432-3980-63
September 13, 1988Baltimore Orioles 4 at Boston Red Sox 6W49-2432-3981-63
September 14, 1988Baltimore Orioles 3 at Boston Red Sox 4W50-2432-3982-63
September 15, 1988New York Yankees 5 at Boston Red Sox 3L50-2532-3982-64
September 16, 1988New York Yankees 4 at Boston Red Sox 7W51-2532-3983-64
September 17, 1988New York Yankees 1 at Boston Red Sox 3W52-2532-3984-64
September 18, 1988New York Yankees 4 at Boston Red Sox 9W53-2532-3985-64
September 19, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 5L53-2532-4085-65
September 20, 1988Boston Red Sox 13 at Toronto Blue Jays 2W53-2533-4086-65
September 21, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Toronto Blue Jays 1L53-2533-4186-66
September 23, 1988Boston Red Sox 10 at New York Yankees 9W53-2534-4187-66
September 24, 1988Boston Red Sox 4 at New York Yankees 5L53-2534-4287-67
September 25, 1988Boston Red Sox 6 at New York Yankees 0W53-2535-4288-67
September 26, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 11 at Boston Red Sox 1L53-2635-4288-68
September 27, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 15 at Boston Red Sox 9L53-2735-4288-69
September 28, 1988Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Boston Red Sox 0L53-2835-4288-70
September 29, 1988Boston Red Sox 12 at Cleveland Indians 0W53-2836-4289-70
September 30, 1988Boston Red Sox 2 at Cleveland Indians 4L53-2836-4389-71
October 1, 1988Boston Red Sox 0 at Cleveland Indians 1L53-2836-4489-72
October 2, 1988Boston Red Sox 5 at Cleveland Indians 6L53-2836-4589-73
October 5, 1988Oakland Athletics 2 at Boston Red Sox 1L0-10-00-1League Championship Series
October 6, 1988Oakland Athletics 4 at Boston Red Sox 3L0-20-00-2League Championship Series
October 8, 1988Boston Red Sox 6 at Oakland Athletics 10L0-20-10-3League Championship Series
October 9, 1988Boston Red Sox 1 at Oakland Athletics 4L0-20-20-4League Championship Series