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Saturday July 29,2000This 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 2000-07-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros5Atlanta Braves13BoxJohn BurkettShane Reynolds(none)
San Francisco Giants1Chicago Cubs8BoxKerry WoodRuss OrtizKyle Farnsworth
Arizona Diamondbacks2Florida Marlins4BoxDan MiceliByung-Hyun KimAntonio Alfonseca
Colorado Rockies10Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJulian TavarezPaul Rigdon(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Montreal Expos3BoxDanny GravesJulio Santana(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3New York Mets4BoxRick WhiteMike JamesArmando Benitez
Los Angeles Dodgers0Philadelphia Phillies3BoxCliff PolitteKevin BrownJeff Brantley
San Diego Padres2Pittsburgh Pirates10BoxFrancisco CordovaBrian Tollberg(none)
Chicago White Sox5Anaheim Angels6BoxKent BottenfieldLorenzo BarceloTroy Percival
Cleveland Indians14Baltimore Orioles3BoxJason BerePat Rapp(none)
Cleveland Indians0Baltimore Orioles4BoxJose MercedesSteve Woodard(none)
Tampa Bay Rays2Kansas City Royals1BoxAlbie LopezMac SuzukiRoberto Hernandez
New York Yankees2Minnesota Twins6BoxEric MiltonRamiro Mendoza(none)
Boston Red Sox1Oakland Athletics12BoxKevin AppierJeff Fassero(none)
Toronto Blue Jays5Seattle Mariners6BoxBrett TomkoRoy Halladay(none)
Detroit Tigers10Texas Rangers2BoxHideo NomoKenny Rogers(none)

Standings as of 2000-07-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136New York Yankees995544.556--5494797029-2326-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I623230.516
2612Boston Red Sox1005347.5302.55124654726-2427-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park623230.516
3713Toronto Blue Jays1055550.5243.0581612-3127-2528-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome572829.491
41327Baltimore Orioles1024458.43112.5514607-9317-3627-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards603030.500
51428Tampa Bay Rays1024359.42213.5496559-6322-3121-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field592633.441
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox1046341.606--6375449333-2230-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II583226.552
2814Cleveland Indians1015249.5159.55635194427-2525-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field613823.623
31021Detroit Tigers1024755.46115.0480546-6622-3025-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park603228.533
41122Kansas City Royals1034756.45615.5557626-6922-3025-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium593029.508
51223Minnesota Twins1064858.45316.0505570-6523-2725-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome562135.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Seattle Mariners1036043.583--58745812925-2635-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field593128.525
249Oakland Athletics1035647.5444.06165605629-2227-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum583523.603
3511Anaheim Angels1055649.5335.05655452023-2633-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field572631.456
4916Texas Rangers1025052.4909.5560587-2718-2932-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington602139.350
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1046440.615--5354686730-2334-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field583127.534
224New York Mets1025844.5695.05284834524-2734-17W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium603624.600
3918Florida Marlins1035053.48513.5478515-3721-2729-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium582929.500
41019Montreal Expos1004753.47015.0492543-5119-2928-24L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium622042.323
51225Philadelphia Phillies1024557.44118.0461509-4823-2922-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium602040.333
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
158St. Louis Cardinals1035746.553--6035287526-2631-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II593821.644
2715Cincinnati Reds1045351.5104.5525531-626-2526-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field583226.552
31120Chicago Cubs1024755.4619.5511555-4420-2927-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field601842.300
41324Pittsburgh Pirates1024557.44111.5492525-3317-3128-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium602436.400
51529Milwaukee Brewers1054362.41015.0461555-9420-3423-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorCounty Stadium573027.526
61630Houston Astros1033865.36919.0551615-6420-3518-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field593425.576
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Arizona Diamondbacks1045846.558--5144724223-2735-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark582731.466
247San Francisco Giants1015645.5540.55885196923-2833-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park614120.672
3610Los Angeles Dodgers1035548.5342.55494935629-2526-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium593128.525
4817Colorado Rockies1025052.4907.06265963018-3432-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field603228.533
51426San Diego Padres1034558.43712.5476528-5220-3325-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium593128.525


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Harold BainesOF41.136Traded by Orioles with Charles Johnson to White Sox for Jason Lakman, Brook Fordyce, Juan Figueroa and Miguel Felix. 
Stan BelindaP33.357Signed as Free Agent by Braves. 
Kent BottenfieldP31.257Traded by Angels to Phillies for Ron Gant. 
Jason ChristiansenP30.311Traded by Pirates to Cardinals for Jack Wilson. 
Brook FordyceC30.083Traded by White Sox with Jason Lakman, Juan Figueroa and Miguel Felix to Orioles for Charles Johnson and Harold Baines. 
Ron GantLF-CF35.149Traded by Phillies to Angels for Kent Bottenfield. 
Doug HenryP36.232Traded by Astros to Giants for Scott Linebrink. 
Charles JohnsonC29.009Traded by Orioles with Harold Baines to White Sox for Jason Lakman, Brook Fordyce, Juan Figueroa and Miguel Felix. 
Scott LinebrinkP23.359Traded by Giants to Astros for Doug Henry. 
Chris Richard1B-RF26.052Traded by Cardinals with Mark Nussbeck to Orioles for Mike Timlin and Cash. 
Juan SandovalP19.198Signed as nondrafted free agent by Mariners 
Mike TimlinP34.141Traded by Orioles with Cash to Cardinals for Mark Nussbeck and Chris Richard. 
Chase Utley2B21.224signed 
Jack WilsonSS22.212Traded by Cardinals to Pirates for Jason Christiansen.