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Thursday May 31,2001This 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 2001-05-31

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Anaheim Angels5BoxBen WeberHector Carrasco(none)
Tampa Bay Rays1Oakland Athletics10BoxTim HudsonPaul Wilson(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Seattle Mariners2BoxAaron SeleJose MercedesKazuhiro Sasaki
Kansas City Royals8Texas Rangers2BoxBlake SteinDoug DavisKris Wilson
Boston Red Sox11Toronto Blue Jays5BoxRod BeckKelvim Escobar(none)
New York Mets3Florida Marlins5BoxRyan DempsterTurk WendellAntonio Alfonseca
Philadelphia Phillies5Montreal Expos2BoxRheal CormierScott StricklandJose Mesa
Houston Astros8San Diego Padres4BoxShane ReynoldsWascar Serrano(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6St. Louis Cardinals2BoxKyle PetersonDustin Hermanson(none)

Standings as of 2001-05-31

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Boston Red Sox512922.569--2521846812-1217-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1105357.482
258New York Yankees512922.569--2512153615-1314-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1096643.606
3717Toronto Blue Jays532627.4914.02772492813-1413-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1095455.495
4821Baltimore Orioles522428.4625.5225255-3010-1414-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards1093970.358
51430Tampa Bay Rays531538.28315.0199336-1377-188-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field1094762.431
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Minnesota Twins513417.667--2492094014-920-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1115160.459
233Cleveland Indians503317.6600.53012435817-716-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1125854.518
31022Detroit Tigers502228.44011.5245274-2911-1311-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park1124468.393
41124Chicago White Sox502030.40013.5215264-499-1711-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II1126349.563
51227Kansas City Royals532033.37715.0246293-4710-1610-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium1094564.413
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners524012.769--3102159522-518-7W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field1107634.691
2614Oakland Athletics522626.50014.02592491014-1412-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1107634.691
3920Anaheim Angels522428.46216.0229231-211-1713-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field1105159.464
41328Texas Rangers521933.36521.0285326-4110-179-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1105456.491
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Philadelphia Phillies523418.654--2392132616-1018-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1105258.473
2915Atlanta Braves522626.5008.0205215-1010-1516-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1106248.564
31219Florida Marlins522527.4819.02402301011-1714-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium1105159.464
41323New York Mets542232.40713.0206280-748-1814-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1086048.556
51425Montreal Expos542133.38914.0216283-6711-1810-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1084761.435
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Chicago Cubs513120.608--2332092414-1117-9W10T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field1115754.514
2510St. Louis Cardinals522923.5582.52622303213-1316-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1106446.582
3611Milwaukee Brewers522824.5383.52692135610-1618-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park1104070.364
4712Houston Astros512625.5105.0264262216-1110-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field1116744.604
51526Cincinnati Reds522032.38511.5222267-4513-117-21L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1104664.418
61629Pittsburgh Pirates511734.33314.0194274-807-2210-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonCam BonifayPNC Park1114566.405
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Arizona Diamondbacks533122.585--2632214218-1013-12W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1096148.560
249Los Angeles Dodgers533023.5661.0237225129-1521-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium1095653.514
3813San Diego Padres532726.5094.02822483416-811-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1095257.477
51116San Francisco Giants532627.4915.0257270-1310-1416-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park1096445.587
41018Colorado Rockies532627.4915.03332825112-1614-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1094762.431


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Scott ChapmanOF23.121Signed by Cubs 
Pat DanekerP25.138Signed by Cubs 
Scott ForsterP29.217Signed as Free Agent by Reds.