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Sunday August 1,1999This 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 1999-08-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins1Anaheim Angels2BoxSteve SparksJoe MaysTroy Percival
New York Yankees4Boston Red Sox5BoxBret SaberhagenOrlando HernandezTim Wakefield
Chicago White Sox6Cleveland Indians3BoxJames BaldwinCharles NagyBob Howry
Tampa Bay Rays6Oakland Athletics10BoxGil HerediaBobby WittT.J. Mathews
Baltimore Orioles1Seattle Mariners3BoxPaul AbbottMike MussinaJose Mesa
Kansas City Royals5Texas Rangers12BoxAaron SeleBrian Barber(none)
Detroit Tigers5Toronto Blue Jays8BoxPat HentgenDave BorkowskiBilly Koch
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves12BoxGreg MadduxRandy Wolf(none)
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs4BoxPat MahomesScott Sanders(none)
San Francisco Giants1Cincinnati Reds9BoxBrett TomkoRuss Ortiz(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks2Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxOnan MasaokaAndy BenesJeff Shaw
Montreal Expos10Milwaukee Brewers4BoxDan SmithScott Karl(none)
Florida Marlins1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxFrancisco CordovaAlex Fernandez(none)
Houston Astros3San Diego Padres10BoxSterling HitchcockJose Lima(none)
Colorado Rockies5St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBrian BohanonJose JimenezDave Veres

Standings as of 1999-08-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Toronto Blue Jays1076245.579--5945583637-2225-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome552233.400
233New York Yankees1035944.5731.05634768733-2126-23L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I593920.661
346Boston Red Sox1045846.5582.55184813733-2125-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park583622.621
4716Baltimore Orioles1045252.5008.5557550726-2526-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerFrank WrenOriole Park at Camden Yards582632.448
5922Tampa Bay Rays1054857.45713.0512624-11221-2927-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field572136.368
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
168Cleveland Indians1045747.548--66456310132-2425-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field584018.690
2817Chicago White Sox1035152.4955.5508550-4231-2320-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II582434.414
31023Detroit Tigers1054857.4579.5500592-9226-2922-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium562135.375
41227Minnesota Twins1034558.43711.5472557-8525-2820-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome571839.316
51430Kansas City Royals1043965.37518.0597622-2519-3020-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium572532.439
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Texas Rangers1046044.577--6035544931-1629-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington583523.603
259Seattle Mariners1045747.5483.0606634-2829-2128-26W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardSafeco Field,The Kingdome582236.379
31125Oakland Athletics1044658.44214.05525272526-2420-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum584117.707
41326Anaheim Angels1034558.43714.5433519-8624-2321-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field592534.424
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Philadelphia Phillies1055847.552--5705026829-2429-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium571938.333
2410New York Mets1065848.5470.55534876631-2227-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium573918.684
3612Atlanta Braves1075750.5332.05584659330-2427-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field55469.836
41528Montreal Expos1014259.41614.0425530-10525-3017-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium612635.426
51629Florida Marlins1064363.40615.5466558-9223-3020-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium562135.375
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Houston Astros1066046.566--5374419631-2329-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome563719.661
225Cincinnati Reds1035845.5630.55324597327-2731-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field603822.633
3511St. Louis Cardinals1055649.5333.5526560-3427-2429-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II561937.339
4713Chicago Cubs1025448.5294.0516583-6728-1726-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field601347.217
51018Milwaukee Brewers1034954.4769.5537536119-2630-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium582533.431
61321Pittsburgh Pirates1044856.46211.05445222229-2319-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium573027.526
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1814San Francisco Giants1055550.524--5705343630-2625-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point573126.544
2915Colorado Rockies1055451.5141.0579682-10330-2124-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandBob GebhardCoors Field571839.316
31119San Diego Padres1044955.4715.5456468-1230-2519-30L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium582533.431
41220Los Angeles Dodgers1054956.4676.0494528-3428-2721-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium572829.491
51424Arizona Diamondbacks1064858.4537.558046012024-2624-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark56524.929


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Scott BullettLF-CF30.219Signed by independent Allentown (Northern) 
Ozzie ChavezSS16.019Signed as nondrafted free agent by Brewers 
Josh FauskeOF25.138Signed by independent Sioux Falls (Northern) 
Edgar HuertaP19.285Signed by Mexico City Tigers 
Julio ManonP26.052Signed by independent St. Paul (Northern) 
Kevin MooreOF24.042Contract purchased by Dodgers from Nashua 
Kevin MooreOF24.042Released by Dodgers 
Brian Myrow3B22.331Signed by independent Winnipeg (Northern) 
Curtis PrideLF-RF30.227Signed by independent Nashua (Atlantic)