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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 2000-08-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets6Arizona Diamondbacks1BoxRick ReedRandy JohnsonDennis Cook
Florida Marlins2Cincinnati Reds1BoxRyan DempsterPete HarnischAntonio Alfonseca
Philadelphia Phillies1Colorado Rockies8BoxJulian TavarezKent Bottenfield(none)
Montreal Expos6Houston Astros7BoxJason GreenSteve KlineOctavio Dotel
Milwaukee Brewers1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxMike FettersJuan Acevedo(none)
Chicago Cubs9San Diego Padres11BoxCarlos AlmanzarSteve RainTrevor Hoffman
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants5BoxDoug HenryKris BensonRobb Nen
Atlanta Braves6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxTom GlavineAndy BenesScott Kamieniecki
Kansas City Royals4Boston Red Sox5BoxRich GarcesAndy LarkinDerek Lowe
Oakland Athletics5Chicago White Sox3BoxKevin AppierMike SirotkaJason Isringhausen
Anaheim Angels10Cleveland Indians11BoxBob WickmanTroy Percival(none)
Minnesota Twins3Detroit Tigers1BoxEric MiltonC.J. NitkowskiBob Wells
Seattle Mariners6New York Yankees13BoxAndy PettitteJamie Moyer(none)
Baltimore Orioles10Tampa Bay Rays9BoxJason JohnsonEsteban Yan(none)
Texas Rangers8Toronto Blue Jays10BoxPaul QuantrillMike VenafroBilly Koch

Standings as of 2000-08-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135New York Yankees1045945.567--5784997930-2329-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I572829.491
2511Boston Red Sox1055649.5333.55364865028-2628-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park572928.509
3814Toronto Blue Jays1115754.5145.5606645-3927-2930-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome512625.510
41224Baltimore Orioles1074859.44912.5556638-8218-3630-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards552629.473
51428Tampa Bay Rays1074562.42115.5522590-6823-3122-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field542430.444
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox1086543.602--6575669135-2330-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II543024.556
2612Cleveland Indians1065551.5199.05965494729-2726-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field563521.625
31020Detroit Tigers1075057.46714.5504567-6325-3125-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park552926.527
41123Minnesota Twins1115061.45016.5527600-7325-2925-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome511932.373
51325Kansas City Royals1084860.44417.0577647-7023-3325-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium542925.537
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Seattle Mariners1086246.574--61549412125-2737-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field542925.537
246Oakland Athletics1086147.5651.06405716930-2231-25W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum533023.566
3713Anaheim Angels1105753.5186.05935821123-2734-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field522527.481
4918Texas Rangers1075156.47710.5586614-2818-3133-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington552035.364
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1096742.615--5554876832-2535-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field532825.528
223New York Mets1076245.5794.05434954825-2737-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium553223.582
3816Florida Marlins1095455.49513.0498534-3622-2732-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium522527.481
41222Montreal Expos1054857.45717.0513571-5819-3029-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium571938.333
51326Philadelphia Phillies1074661.43020.0477538-6123-3323-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium551936.345
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159St. Louis Cardinals1085949.546--6235497428-2831-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II543618.667
2715Cincinnati Reds1095554.5054.5542542028-2726-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field533023.566
31121Chicago Cubs1085058.4639.0534577-4320-3130-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field541539.278
41427Pittsburgh Pirates1084662.42613.0519565-4617-3329-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium542331.426
51529Milwaukee Brewers1104565.40915.0482580-9820-3525-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorCounty Stadium522824.538
61630Houston Astros1094168.37618.5576641-6522-3819-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field533122.585
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137San Francisco Giants1076047.561--6255448125-3035-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park553718.673
248Arizona Diamondbacks1096049.5501.05304904023-2837-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark532528.472
3610Los Angeles Dodgers1085850.5372.55695115831-2727-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium542826.519
4917Colorado Rockies1075255.4868.06406063419-3733-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field553025.545
51019San Diego Padres1095158.46810.0521562-4121-3330-25W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium532528.472


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Brian JohnsonC32.209Released by Cardinals. 
Dave MartinezOF35.312Traded by Rangers to Blue Jays for Pete Munro. 
Gerry OakesP18.097signed 
Desi RelafordSS-2B26.322Traded by Phillies to Padres for David Newhan. 
Mike StanleyC-1B37.040Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.