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Monday August 8,1983This 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 1983-08-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians9Baltimore Orioles4BoxRick SutcliffeStorm Davis(none)
Texas Rangers12Boston Red Sox7BoxJohn ButcherBob Stanley(none)
Minnesota Twins4California Angels2BoxKen SchromTommy John(none)
Chicago White Sox5Detroit Tigers4BoxBritt BurnsJuan BerenguerSalome Barojas
Chicago White Sox2Detroit Tigers7BoxJack MorrisJerry Koosman(none)
Milwaukee Brewers4Kansas City Royals5BoxLarry GuraJim SlatonDan Quisenberry
Milwaukee Brewers8Kansas City Royals5BoxBob McClureSteve RenkoPete Ladd
Toronto Blue Jays3New York Yankees8BoxRon GuidryJim Clancy(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3New York Yankees11BoxBob ShirleyMatt WilliamsGeorge Frazier
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics2BoxTim ConroyJim BeattieDave Beard
New York Mets6Montreal Expos5BoxJesse OroscoJeff Reardon(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Philadelphia Phillies14BoxCharles HudsonJohn Candelaria(none)

Standings as of 1983-08-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1076245.579--5254477828-2434-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium553619.655
223Detroit Tigers1106347.5730.55404667429-2634-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium522923.558
334Milwaukee Brewers1096247.5691.05595015825-2837-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium532528.472
446New York Yankees1096148.5602.05334874625-2936-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookYankee Stadium I533023.566
557Toronto Blue Jays1106050.5453.55284854327-2733-23L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium522923.558
6815Boston Red Sox1095455.4959.0521556-3532-2422-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park532429.453
71223Cleveland Indians1114665.41418.0485535-5021-3325-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium512427.471
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
169Chicago White Sox1105951.536--5474915625-2934-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park524012.769
2713Kansas City Royals1085454.5004.0463512-4923-3230-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium542529.463
3916Texas Rangers1115457.4865.54834453825-3429-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinArlington Stadium512328.451
41018Oakland Athletics1135459.4786.5507554-4726-3628-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum492029.408
51119California Angels1125359.4737.0521541-2027-3026-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium501733.340
61325Minnesota Twins1134667.40714.5524592-6820-3226-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome492425.490
71426Seattle Mariners1124468.39316.0380504-12421-3423-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome501634.320
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Philadelphia Phillies1085850.537--4604223826-3031-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium543222.593
3511Pittsburgh Pirates1105654.5093.0445485-4029-2627-28L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium522824.538
2612Montreal Expos1105654.5093.04564381828-3028-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium522626.500
4817St. Louis Cardinals1095356.4865.5477486-926-2927-27L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II532627.491
51021Chicago Cubs1105060.4559.04664541221-3729-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field522131.404
61224New York Mets1114665.41413.5387462-7518-3827-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium512229.431
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1126844.607--54541712832-2736-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium502030.400
225Los Angeles Dodgers1096148.5605.54364072928-2333-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium533023.566
3410Houston Astros1095653.51410.5429444-1526-2830-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome532924.547
4714San Diego Padres1115556.49512.54454271821-2834-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium512625.510
5920San Francisco Giants1115259.46815.5457482-2522-2931-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park512724.529
61122Cincinnati Reds1125062.44618.0413492-7927-3223-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium502426.480


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Paul MoskauP29.231Released by Cubs.