Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Wednesday May 17,2000This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.

2000 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 2000-05-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Francisco Giants4Atlanta Braves5BoxKevin MillwoodKirk RueterRudy Seanez
Los Angeles Dodgers8Chicago Cubs6BoxAlan MillsFelix HerediaJeff Shaw
Pittsburgh Pirates9Cincinnati Reds6BoxJose SilvaScott Sullivan(none)
San Diego Padres2Florida Marlins4BoxRyan DempsterMatt ClementAntonio Alfonseca
Arizona Diamondbacks2Montreal Expos10BoxCarl PavanoArmando Reynoso(none)
Colorado Rockies2New York Mets4BoxAl LeiterRolando ArrojoJohn Franco
St. Louis Cardinals4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxRandy WolfHeathcliff SlocumbJeff Brantley
Baltimore Orioles7Anaheim Angels8BoxTroy PercivalMike Timlin(none)
Detroit Tigers2Cleveland Indians7BoxBartolo ColonC.J. Nitkowski(none)
Chicago White Sox4New York Yankees9BoxRoger ClemensJim Parque(none)
Kansas City Royals4Oakland Athletics3BoxMiguel BatistaOmar OlivaresJerry Spradlin
Minnesota Twins0Seattle Mariners4BoxJohn HalamaJoe Mays(none)
Tampa Bay Rays6Texas Rangers11BoxTim CrabtreeBryan Rekar(none)
Boston Red Sox8Toronto Blue Jays0BoxPedro MartinezChris Carpenter(none)

Standings as of 2000-05-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Boston Red Sox372413.649--2161318513-811-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1256164.488
224New York Yankees372314.6221.01751641110-813-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1246460.516
3714Toronto Blue Jays422220.5244.5229258-299-913-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1206159.508
41122Baltimore Orioles391722.4368.0207241-347-1410-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards1235766.463
51329Tampa Bay Rays391326.33312.0189244-558-165-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field1225666.459
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cleveland Indians372116.568--2261794712-79-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1256956.552
248Chicago White Sox392217.564--2372013610-1112-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1237350.593
3613Kansas City Royals402119.5251.5217246-297-1514-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1225666.459
41223Minnesota Twins411724.4156.0194238-446-1311-11L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1215269.430
51430Detroit Tigers371225.3249.0141223-825-167-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park1256758.536
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Seattle Mariners382117.553--241181608-1213-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field1247054.565
2815Oakland Athletics412120.5121.52592243512-79-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1207050.583
3917Texas Rangers402020.5002.025024197-813-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1225171.418
41019Anaheim Angels412021.4882.5221231-107-913-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field1216259.512
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves392712.692--1961504611-816-4W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1236855.553
246Montreal Expos372116.5685.021020286-815-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1254679.368
3712Florida Marlins412219.5376.018918637-915-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium1205763.475
4816New York Mets412120.5127.0197217-209-1112-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1217348.603
51527Philadelphia Phillies381424.36812.5156191-357-127-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1245173.411
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Cincinnati Reds402317.575--202215-1311-811-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1226260.508
259St. Louis Cardinals392217.5640.5251209429-913-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1237350.593
31121Pittsburgh Pirates381820.4744.0185195-108-910-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1245173.411
41224Houston Astros381523.3957.022122109-106-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field1245767.460
51426Milwaukee Brewers401525.3758.0176217-418-157-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorCounty Stadium1225864.475
61628Chicago Cubs421527.3579.0239287-486-139-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1205070.417
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Arizona Diamondbacks392613.667--2131625112-814-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1235964.480
2610Los Angeles Dodgers382117.5534.52311943713-118-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium1246559.524
3918Colorado Rockies381919.5006.5241244-37-1512-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1246361.508
41020San Francisco Giants371819.4867.022222029-119-8L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park1257946.632
51325San Diego Padres391524.38511.0187206-198-157-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1236162.496


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Brent CooksonLF-RF30.252Released by Dodgers. 
Marc KroonP27.045Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Kevin MooreOF24.332Released by Brewers 
Jim PooleP34.019Released by Tigers. 
Jason StockstillP23.185Released by Angels