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Thursday August 4,1983This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1983-08-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox4BoxRichard DotsonDoug BairDennis Lamp
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians3BoxScott McGregorBud AndersonTippy Martinez
Kansas City Royals6Milwaukee Brewers2BoxBuddy BlackDon Sutton(none)
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins4BoxLen WhitehouseTom Burgmeier(none)
California Angels5Seattle Mariners11BoxBryan ClarkJohn CurtisEd Vande Berg
Boston Red Sox1Texas Rangers6BoxRick HoneycuttJohn Tudor(none)
New York Yankees3Toronto Blue Jays1BoxShane RawleyDave Stieb(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxBen HayesTom Niedenfuer(none)
Montreal Expos2New York Mets1BoxCharlie LeaEd LynchJeff Reardon
Philadelphia Phillies5Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxCharles HudsonRick RhodenAl Holland
Houston Astros2San Diego Padres4BoxDave DraveckyJoe NiekroGary Lucas
Atlanta Braves8San Francisco Giants1BoxPhil NiekroFred Breining(none)
Chicago Cubs9St. Louis Cardinals6BoxSteve TroutDave LaPointLee Smith

Standings as of 1983-08-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1036142.592--5094248528-2433-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium593722.627
223Detroit Tigers1056144.5811.05154298628-2433-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium573126.544
334Toronto Blue Jays1056045.5712.05164476927-2233-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium572928.509
445Milwaukee Brewers1045846.5583.55284854324-2734-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium582929.500
557New York Yankees1045747.5484.54844671725-2932-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookYankee Stadium I583424.586
6712Boston Red Sox1055352.5059.0509535-2631-2222-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park572532.439
71223Cleveland Indians1064462.41518.5465519-5420-3324-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium562630.464
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
168Chicago White Sox1055649.533--5264685822-2734-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park574314.754
2816Kansas City Royals1035152.4954.0444495-5123-3227-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium592831.475
3917California Angels1085256.4815.5513529-1626-2826-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium541836.333
41019Texas Rangers1065056.4726.54594273221-3329-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinArlington Stadium562729.482
51121Oakland Athletics1095059.4598.0490547-5723-3627-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum532429.453
61324Minnesota Twins1094564.41313.0514575-6119-3226-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome532528.472
71426Seattle Mariners1084266.38915.5371496-12521-3321-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome541836.333
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
139Pittsburgh Pirates1065650.528--436451-1529-2527-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium562828.500
2410Philadelphia Phillies1045450.5191.04304082223-3030-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium583622.621
4613St. Louis Cardinals1065353.5003.0468470-226-2927-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II562630.464
3714Montreal Expos1065353.5003.0431428325-3028-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium562927.518
51020Chicago Cubs1075057.4676.54574352221-3729-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field552134.382
61225New York Mets1074265.39314.5362448-8614-3827-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium552629.473
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1096742.615--53740912831-2536-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium532132.396
226Los Angeles Dodgers1065947.5576.54283992928-2331-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium563224.571
3511Houston Astros1065452.50911.5422434-1224-2730-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome563125.554
4815San Diego Padres1075354.49513.04224121021-2832-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium552827.509
5918San Francisco Giants1085157.47215.5447475-2822-2930-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park542826.519
61122Cincinnati Reds1084860.44418.5398469-7125-3023-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium542628.481


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
John MartinP27.115Purchased by Tigers from Cardinals.