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Monday April 8,1991This 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.

1991 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
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Games on 1991-04-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox9Baltimore Orioles1BoxJack McDowellJeff Ballard(none)
New York Yankees4Detroit Tigers6BoxPaul GibsonGreg CadaretMike Henneman
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals4BoxBret SaberhagenGreg SwindellJeff Montgomery
Milwaukee Brewers5Texas Rangers4BoxMark KnudsonNolan RyanEd Nunez
Boston Red Sox6Toronto Blue Jays2BoxRoger ClemensDave Stieb(none)
Houston Astros2Cincinnati Reds6BoxTom BrowningMike ScottRob Dibble
Philadelphia Phillies1New York Mets2BoxDwight GoodenTerry MulhollandJohn Franco
Montreal Expos7Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxDennis MartinezDoug Drabek(none)

Standings as of 1991-04-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
245Detroit Tigers1101.000--6420-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldTiger Stadium1618378.516
353Milwaukee Brewers1101.000--5411-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1618279.509
128Boston Red Sox1101.000--6241-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1618378.516
6611New York Yankees101.0001.046-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stump MerrillGene MichaelYankee Stadium I1617190.441
599Cleveland Indians101.0001.024-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium16157104.354
7715Toronto Blue Jays101.0001.026-40-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome1619170.565
4812Baltimore Orioles101.0001.019-80-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1616794.416
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Chicago White Sox1101.000--9181-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron SchuelerComiskey Park II1618675.534
214Kansas City Royals1101.000--4220-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonRoyals Stadium1618180.503
31014Texas Rangers101.0001.045-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1618576.528
61117Seattle Mariners000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1628379.512
51221Oakland Athletics000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1628478.519
41323Minnesota Twins000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1629567.586
71426California Angels000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1628181.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
212New York Mets1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1607684.475
131Montreal Expos1101.000--7071-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1607090.438
3610Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.012-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1617883.484
4513Pittsburgh Pirates101.0001.007-70-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium1619863.609
51125Chicago Cubs000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1607783.481
61219St. Louis Cardinals000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1628478.519
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Cincinnati Reds1101.000--6240-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium1617388.453
2416Houston Astros101.0001.026-40-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1616596.404
6718San Francisco Giants000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1627587.463
5820San Diego Padres000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJoe McIlvaineJack Murphy Stadium1628478.519
41024Los Angeles Dodgers000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1629369.574
3922Atlanta Braves000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1629468.580


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike BirkbeckP30.029Signed as Free Agent by Indians. 
Dave Cochrane3B-C28.067Signed as Free Agent by Mariners. 
Jose GuzmanP27.365Signed as Free Agent by Rangers. 
Kevin HickeyP35.043Signed as Free Agent by Orioles.