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Friday July 2,1999This 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 1999-07-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox6Chicago White Sox1BoxPedro MartinezJim Parque(none)
Kansas City Royals9Cleveland Indians7BoxMatt WhisenantPaul Shuey(none)
Detroit Tigers4Minnesota Twins11BoxLaTroy HawkinsJeff Weaver(none)
Baltimore Orioles1New York Yankees2BoxDavid ConeJason JohnsonMariano Rivera
Anaheim Angels10Oakland Athletics6BoxMark PetkovsekChad Harville(none)
Seattle Mariners6Texas Rangers7BoxJohn WettelandKen Cloude(none)
Tampa Bay Rays8Toronto Blue Jays7BoxScott AldredKelvim EscobarRoberto Hernandez
Houston Astros7Cincinnati Reds5BoxJay PowellStan BelindaBilly Wagner
San Diego Padres15Colorado Rockies3BoxSterling HitchcockPedro Astacio(none)
San Francisco Giants6Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxChris BrockCarlos PerezRobb Nen
Atlanta Braves16New York Mets0BoxGreg MadduxMasato Yoshii(none)
Chicago Cubs1Philadelphia Phillies14BoxRandy WolfTerry Mulholland(none)
Milwaukee Brewers5Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxScott KarlFrancisco CordovaBob Wickman
Arizona Diamondbacks9St. Louis Cardinals5BoxBrian AndersonDarren Oliver(none)

Standings as of 1999-07-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees774532.584--4123427024-1621-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I855332.624
244Boston Red Sox794534.5701.04013317026-1719-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park834934.590
358Toronto Blue Jays824537.5492.5452451128-1817-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome803941.488
41020Baltimore Orioles783741.4748.5425442-1717-1920-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerFrank WrenOriole Park at Camden Yards844143.488
51226Tampa Bay Rays793544.44311.0408478-7011-2324-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field833449.410
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Cleveland Indians784533.577--5124139925-1720-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field845232.619
2612Chicago White Sox774037.5194.5376411-3524-1516-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II843549.417
3817Detroit Tigers804040.5006.0359442-8321-2319-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium812952.358
51430Minnesota Twins782949.37216.0356436-8014-2315-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome823448.415
41329Kansas City Royals782949.37216.04364261015-2514-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium833548.422
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Texas Rangers794633.582--4424182423-1123-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington834934.590
2714Seattle Mariners794138.5195.0489499-1021-1820-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardSafeco Field,The Kingdome833845.458
3919Anaheim Angels783840.4877.5330379-4920-1518-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field843252.381
41125Oakland Athletics793544.44311.0399411-1218-1817-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum835231.627
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Philadelphia Phillies784434.564--4113892220-1724-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium843351.393
2611Atlanta Braves804238.5253.04163427422-1920-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field826121.744
3916New York Mets804139.5134.04133714221-1720-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium835627.675
41424Montreal Expos753441.4538.5343414-7121-2313-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium873453.391
51628Florida Marlins793049.38014.5344423-7916-2714-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium833449.410
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Cincinnati Reds764333.566--3893345520-2023-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field875334.609
249Chicago Cubs764135.5392.0388432-4420-1421-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field862660.302
3715Houston Astros794138.5193.54083208823-2018-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome835627.675
4813St. Louis Cardinals794138.5193.5406439-3318-1823-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II823448.415
51018Pittsburgh Pirates783840.4876.04193982122-1516-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium834043.482
61323Milwaukee Brewers783642.4628.0431424712-2224-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium833845.458
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137San Francisco Giants804535.563--4384023626-1919-16W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point824141.500
2510Los Angeles Dodgers774136.5322.5346393-4723-1718-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium853649.424
31121San Diego Padres783741.4747.0342339326-1711-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium843747.440
41222Colorado Rockies763640.4747.0423497-7420-1416-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandBob GebhardCoors Field863650.419
51527Arizona Diamondbacks803545.43810.04473658220-2115-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark826517.793


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Aarom BaldirisIF16.178Signed as nondrafted free agent by Mets 
Miguel Cabrera3B16.075Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Marlins. 
Jim CorsiP37.296Signed as Free Agent by Orioles. 
Damaso EspinoC16.055Signed as nondrafted free agent by Reds 
Paul EstradaP16.295Signed as nondrafted free agent by Astros 
Hector GimenezC16.277Signed as nondrafted free agent by Astros 
Jeff Manto3B-1B34.313Claimed on waivers by Yankees from Indians. 
Deivi MendezSS16.008Signed as nondrafted free agent by Yankees 
Arnoldo Ponce3B17.195Signed as nondrafted free agent by Blue Jays 
Victor PrietoP16.069Signed as nondrafted free agent by Marlins 
Elizardo RamirezP16.155Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
Jeff ReedC36.232Released by Rockies. 
Dan RinconP16.264Signed as nondrafted free agent by Blue Jays 
Alfredo SimonP18.055Signed as nondrafted free agent by Phillies