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Monday April 5,1999This 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 1999-04-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays7Baltimore Orioles10BoxMike MussinaWilson AlvarezMike Timlin
Boston Red Sox5Kansas City Royals3BoxPedro MartinezKevin AppierTom Gordon
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics5BoxT.J. MathewsMike Stanton(none)
Chicago White Sox8Seattle Mariners2BoxJames BaldwinJeff Fassero(none)
Detroit Tigers11Texas Rangers5BoxBrian MoehlerRick Helling(none)
Philadelphia Phillies7Atlanta Braves4BoxCurt SchillingTom GlavineJeff Brantley
San Francisco Giants11Cincinnati Reds8BoxAlan EmbreeJohn HudekRobb Nen
New York Mets2Florida Marlins6BoxAlex FernandezAl Leiter(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxJeff ShawJohn Frascatore(none)
Montreal Expos9Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxDustin HermansonFrancisco Cordova(none)
Milwaukee Brewers10St. Louis Cardinals8BoxDavid WeathersMike Busby(none)

Standings as of 1999-04-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
246Tampa Bay Rays1101.000--710-30-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1616893.422
1111Boston Red Sox1101.000--5320-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1619368.578
4822New York Yankees101.0001.035-20-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1619863.609
3624Baltimore Orioles101.0001.010730-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerFrank WrenOriole Park at Camden Yards1617883.484
51430Toronto Blue Jays000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1628478.519
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1210Chicago White Sox1101.000--8260-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1607486.463
21019Detroit Tigers101.0001.011560-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1606991.431
3920Kansas City Royals101.0001.035-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1606496.400
51325Minnesota Twins000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1606397.394
41227Cleveland Indians000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1629765.599
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
238Texas Rangers1101.000--511-61-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1619467.584
152Oakland Athletics1101.000--5321-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1618675.534
3714Seattle Mariners101.0001.028-60-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardSafeco Field,The Kingdome1617982.491
41129Anaheim Angels000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1627092.432
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
311Philadelphia Phillies1101.000--7430-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1617685.472
147Florida Marlins1101.000--6241-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium1616398.391
273Montreal Expos1101.000--9270-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1616794.416
41318Atlanta Braves101.0001.047-30-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field16110358.640
51123New York Mets101.0001.026-40-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1629765.599
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
264St. Louis Cardinals1101.000--810-21-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1607486.463
139Cincinnati Reds1101.000--811-31-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1629567.586
31221Milwaukee Brewers101.0001.010820-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1607486.463
4916Pittsburgh Pirates101.0001.029-70-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1607882.488
51528Chicago Cubs000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1626795.414
61626Houston Astros000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1629765.599
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
155Los Angeles Dodgers1101.000--8621-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium1617685.472
2212Colorado Rockies1101.000--8260-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandBob GebhardCoors Field1617190.441
4813San Francisco Giants101.0001.011830-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1618675.534
51415San Diego Padres101.0001.028-60-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1617487.460
31017Arizona Diamondbacks101.0001.068-20-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark16110061.621


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Chris CosteC26.060Released by Pirates 
Rich DeLuciaP34.180Signed as Free Agent by Indians. 
Gus GandarillasP27.261Released by Pirates. 
Chris JonesRF-LF33.110Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
Adam MelhuseC27.009Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
James MoutonLF-CF30.097Signed as Free Agent by Expos. 
Jason PearsonP23.098Released by Marlins. 
Wily Mo PenaDH-LF17.072Signed as Free Agent by Yankees. 
Darryl StrawberryRF-OF37.024Signed as Free Agent by Yankees. 
Pedro ValdesRF-LF25.280Released by Red Sox. 
Ron VilloneP29.079Signed as Free Agent by Reds.