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Games on 1984-05-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays4Baltimore Orioles7BoxScott McGregorJim Clancy(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3Baltimore Orioles7BoxTippy MartinezJimmy Key(none)
Minnesota Twins5California Angels2BoxPete FilsonGeoff Zahn(none)
Milwaukee Brewers4Chicago White Sox5BoxTom SeaverMike CaldwellSalome Barojas
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Royals1BoxDan PetryDanny JacksonAurelio Lopez
Cleveland Indians4New York Yankees11BoxPhil NiekroRick Sutcliffe(none)
Seattle Mariners4Oakland Athletics1BoxMike StantonKeith Atherton(none)
Boston Red Sox2Texas Rangers0BoxBob OjedaMike MasonBob Stanley
Los Angeles Dodgers0Chicago Cubs7BoxScott SandersonBurt HootonRich Bordi
Philadelphia Phillies1Houston Astros7BoxBob KnepperCharles Hudson(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Montreal Expos4BoxTom HumeBill GullicksonJohn Franco
Atlanta Braves1New York Mets3BoxRon DarlingRick MahlerJesse Orosco
San Diego Padres3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxMark ThurmondJohn StuperRich Gossage

Standings as of 1984-05-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1984 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers29254.862--174898514-011-4W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1337954.594
225Toronto Blue Jays301812.6007.5146111358-610-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1327161.538
348Baltimore Orioles301614.5339.513112926-1010-4W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1326963.523
4916Milwaukee Brewers281315.46411.5121105166-107-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1335479.406
51019Boston Red Sox301317.43312.5115144-298-85-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1327359.553
61120Cleveland Indians261115.42312.5108122-145-96-6L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1366472.471
71221New York Yankees281117.39313.594121-274-117-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I1347658.567
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1984 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Minnesota Twins331815.545--153137167-1011-5W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1296366.488
2510Oakland Athletics321715.5310.513212845-912-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1306070.462
3611California Angels341816.5290.51581481011-67-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1286365.492
4713Seattle Mariners321616.5001.5132152-206-1010-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome1305872.446
5815Chicago White Sox291415.4832.0115130-155-89-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1336073.451
61325Kansas City Royals27918.3336.088115-274-85-10L7T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1357560.556
71426Texas Rangers301020.3336.5101137-366-94-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinArlington Stadium1315972.450
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1984 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Chicago Cubs281711.607--149119307-810-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1337954.594
246New York Mets271611.5930.598132-348-68-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1357461.548
3612Montreal Expos291514.5172.51321171510-75-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1326369.477
4817Philadelphia Phillies281315.4644.0138123156-77-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1346866.507
5918St. Louis Cardinals311417.4524.5111122-119-75-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II1317061.534
61224Pittsburgh Pirates25916.3606.585104-195-94-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1376671.482
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1984 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Diego Padres291811.621--137122155-613-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1337459.556
234Los Angeles Dodgers332013.606--125113129-711-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1295970.457
359Cincinnati Reds301614.5332.514214116-910-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1325478.409
4714Atlanta Braves291415.4834.0111115-48-66-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1336667.496
51022Houston Astros291118.3797.010610064-107-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1336964.519
61123San Francisco Giants301119.3677.5117143-264-117-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park1325577.417


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Esteban BeltreSS16.135Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Expos. 
Jeff BettendorfP23.150Sent to Mets by Athletics for future considerations. 
Paul HartzellP30.188Released by Brewers. 
Craig SwanP33.160Released by Mets.