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Friday April 16,1999This 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 1999-04-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners5Anaheim Angels9BoxTim BelcherJamie Moyer(none)
Tampa Bay Rays6Boston Red Sox2BoxBryan RekarTim Wakefield(none)
New York Yankees1Detroit Tigers8BoxJustin ThompsonOrlando Hernandez(none)
Chicago White Sox2Kansas City Royals7BoxKevin AppierMike Sirotka(none)
Texas Rangers2Oakland Athletics8BoxTom CandiottiAaron Sele(none)
Baltimore Orioles6Toronto Blue Jays7BoxGraeme LloydRicky BonesRobert Person
San Francisco Giants4Arizona Diamondbacks10BoxTodd StottlemyreMark GardnerBrian Anderson
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds6BoxDanny GravesJason Christiansen(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Houston Astros3BoxDarren OliverShane ReynoldsRicky Bottalico
Chicago Cubs9Milwaukee Brewers4BoxFelix HerediaBill Pulsipher(none)
Montreal Expos6New York Mets4BoxDustin HermansonAl LeiterUgueth Urbina
Florida Marlins3Philadelphia Phillies17BoxCurt SchillingDennis Springer(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0San Diego Padres3BoxAndy AshbyKevin Brown(none)

Standings as of 1999-04-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Toronto Blue Jays1183.727--7252204-14-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1517675.503
223Boston Red Sox963.6671.03623131-25-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1538865.575
3511Tampa Bay Rays1165.5452.05263-111-25-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1516388.417
41225New York Yankees1046.4003.57041292-42-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1529458.618
51428Baltimore Orioles1037.3004.55371-181-52-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerFrank WrenOriole Park at Camden Yards1527577.493
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Minnesota Twins954.556--5067-173-32-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1515893.384
3715Cleveland Indians844.5000.57434401-13-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1549361.604
2817Detroit Tigers1055.5000.54460-162-23-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1516487.424
41123Kansas City Royals945.4441.03943-41-33-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1526092.395
51327Chicago White Sox936.3332.03847-91-22-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1527280.474
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2412Texas Rangers1165.545--6675-94-32-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1518962.589
1610Seattle Mariners1165.545--5982-236-40-1L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardSafeco Field,The Kingdome1517378.483
4919Oakland Athletics1156.4551.05062-124-31-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1518269.543
31018Anaheim Angels1156.4551.07053172-23-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1516586.430
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Philadelphia Phillies1064.600--545311-25-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1527181.467
2714Montreal Expos1165.5450.5585623-43-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1516289.411
3613New York Mets1165.5450.56142193-13-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1529161.599
41220Atlanta Braves945.4441.54938113-41-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1539954.647
51324Florida Marlins1046.4002.03564-293-31-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium1526092.395
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals972.778--4534114-23-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1526884.447
258Cincinnati Reds954.5562.04344-12-23-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1549163.591
3916Houston Astros1055.5002.53541-63-42-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1529260.605
51022Pittsburgh Pirates945.4443.0454414-40-1L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1527478.487
41121Chicago Cubs945.4443.03942-31-13-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1536390.412
61529Milwaukee Brewers1037.3004.54963-140-13-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1517180.470
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Dodgers1174.636--525115-12-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium1517081.464
236San Diego Padres1064.6000.54752-53-13-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1526884.447
389San Francisco Giants1165.5451.0706643-43-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1518071.530
41426Colorado Rockies835.3752.5333301-12-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandBob GebhardCoors Field1546985.448
51630Arizona Diamondbacks1138.2734.0605282-31-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1519754.642


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Robinson ChecoP27.220Traded by Tigers with Richard Roberts and Aposto Garcia to Dodgers for Mel Rojas and Dave Mlicki. 
Julian HerediaP29.206Released by Pirates 
John HudekP32.251Traded by Reds to Braves for Mark Wohlers and Cash. 
Eric LudwickP27.124Returned to Marlins. 
Dave MlickiP30.312Traded by Dodgers with Mel Rojas to Tigers for Richard Roberts, Aposto Garcia and Robinson Checo. 
Mel RojasP32.127Traded by Dodgers with Dave Mlicki to Tigers for Richard Roberts, Aposto Garcia and Robinson Checo. 
Mark WohlersP29.083Traded by Braves with Cash to Reds for John Hudek.