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Tuesday August 8,1995This 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 1995-08-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians1Boston Red Sox5BoxTim WakefieldMark Clark(none)
California Angels4Kansas City Royals0BoxJim AbbottTom GordonTroy Percival
Toronto Blue Jays5Milwaukee Brewers6BoxBill WegmanJimmy Rogers(none)
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins5BoxBrad RadkeAriel PrietoDave Stevens
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees11BoxDavid ConeRick Krivda(none)
Chicago White Sox9Seattle Mariners10BoxBobby AyalaRoberto Hernandez(none)
Detroit Tigers1Texas Rangers4BoxKevin GrossSean BergmanMatt Whiteside
Cincinnati Reds4Atlanta Braves5BoxJohn SmoltzChuck McElroyMark Wohlers
San Diego Padres3Chicago Cubs1BoxJoey HamiltonKevin FosterTrevor Hoffman
Colorado Rockies4Florida Marlins5BoxBuddy GroomRoger Bailey(none)
Montreal Expos6Houston Astros0BoxGil HerediaShane Reynolds(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxPedro AstacioJeff ParrettTodd Worrell
New York Mets12Philadelphia Phillies10BoxReid CorneliusTyler GreenJohn Franco
Pittsburgh Pirates9San Francisco Giants5BoxDenny NeagleSergio Valdez(none)

Standings as of 1995-08-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1995 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Boston Red Sox945539.585--5164536330-1725-22W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park503119.620
248New York Yankees945044.5325.04864652121-2628-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterGene MichaelYankee Stadium I502921.580
3917Baltimore Orioles944549.47910.0452455-320-2525-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Oriole Park at Camden Yards502624.520
41120Detroit Tigers944252.44713.0459546-8716-2926-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinTiger Stadium501832.360
51324Toronto Blue Jays944054.42615.0450515-6519-2721-27L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome501634.320
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1995 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians926329.685--53238914329-1634-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field523715.712
2714Milwaukee Brewers934647.49517.54874573026-2220-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium511932.373
3815Kansas City Royals914447.48418.5380418-3824-2520-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium532627.491
41225Chicago White Sox944054.42624.0487531-4417-3223-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II502822.560
51428Minnesota Twins943460.36230.0439585-14617-2817-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome502228.440
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1995 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124California Angels955936.621--59142316831-1628-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium501931.380
3512Texas Rangers954847.50511.0449492-4322-2726-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington492623.531
2610Seattle Mariners954847.50511.05174962121-2727-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome503119.620
41019Oakland Athletics974453.45416.0482502-2021-2723-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum472324.489
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1995 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves956134.642--4353399631-1630-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium492920.592
2611Philadelphia Phillies954847.50513.0404429-2526-2522-22L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium492128.429
3918Montreal Expos954550.47416.0423420320-2625-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin MaloneOlympic Stadium492128.429
41122Florida Marlins924052.43519.5424428-423-2517-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium512724.529
51427New York Mets953857.40023.0433449-1617-3021-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium493118.633
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1995 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Cincinnati Reds925933.641--4814047729-1530-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium522626.500
236Houston Astros955441.5686.55144249030-1924-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob WatsonAstrodome492227.449
3713Chicago Cubs944747.50013.0419417228-2219-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field502624.520
41223Pittsburgh Pirates934053.43019.5393458-6519-2621-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium511833.353
51326St. Louis Cardinals953956.41121.5375459-8415-3024-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike JorgensenWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II482325.479
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1995 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Colorado Rockies955243.547--5235131021-2531-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field492524.510
259Los Angeles Dodgers955045.5262.0398402-427-2223-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium492821.571
3816San Diego Padres944549.4796.5449443619-2726-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyRandy SmithJack Murphy Stadium502525.500
41021San Francisco Giants954253.44210.0437523-8619-2823-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park492524.510


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mariano Duncan2B-SS32.148Claimed on waivers by Reds from Phillies. 
Kevin FloraCF-LF26.059Traded by Angels with Russ Springer to Phillies for Dave Gallagher. 
Dave GallagherCF-RF34.322Traded by Phillies to Angels for Russ Springer and Kevin Flora. 
Vince HorsmanP28.152Released by Twins. 
Rich MonteleoneP32.139Signed as Free Agent by Angels. 
Bobby RodgersP21.017signed 
Bobby WittP31.089Traded by Marlins to Rangers for Scott Podsednik and Wilson Heredia.