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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 2001-08-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays3Baltimore Orioles2BoxTanyon SturtzeCalvin MaduroVictor Zambrano
Anaheim Angels13Boston Red Sox4BoxPat RappBret Saberhagen(none)
Kansas City Royals6Chicago White Sox3BoxJeff SuppanKip WellsRoberto Hernandez
Oakland Athletics17Cleveland Indians4BoxMark MulderCC Sabathia(none)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers1BoxJoel PineiroAdam PettyjohnKazuhiro Sasaki
Texas Rangers12New York Yankees2BoxAaron MyetteMike Mussina(none)
Minnesota Twins9Toronto Blue Jays4BoxRick ReedChris Carpenter(none)
Montreal Expos1Arizona Diamondbacks0BoxJavier VazquezAlbie LopezScott Stewart
Philadelphia Phillies4Colorado Rockies2BoxDave CogginJohn ThomsonJose Mesa
New York Mets3Houston Astros4BoxMike WilliamsJerrod Riggan(none)
Cincinnati Reds7Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxElmer DessensLuke ProkopecDanny Graves
Florida Marlins3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxAllen LevraultGary KnottsCurt Leskanic
Chicago Cubs3San Diego Padres4BoxChuck McElroyJeff FasseroTrevor Hoffman
Pittsburgh Pirates0San Francisco Giants3BoxKirk RueterTony McKnightRobb Nen
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxTom GlavineBud SmithSteve Karsay

Standings as of 2001-08-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1086543.602--5674917630-2235-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I523022.577
257Boston Red Sox1076047.5614.55294567330-2230-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park542232.407
3920Toronto Blue Jays1095059.45915.5510533-2325-2725-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome533023.566
41226Baltimore Orioles1094564.41320.5467540-7322-3123-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards521834.346
51430Tampa Bay Rays1083672.33329.0424634-21017-4019-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field542628.481
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Cleveland Indians1076146.570--6105496132-2029-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field553025.545
246Minnesota Twins1086147.5650.55334983527-2834-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome542430.444
3818Chicago White Sox1065254.4918.5474516-4223-2929-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II563125.554
41123Detroit Tigers1064660.43414.5514590-7618-3328-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park562036.357
51328Kansas City Royals1084365.39818.5472567-9522-3521-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium542232.407
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1087830.722--62443518942-1436-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field543816.704
2613Oakland Athletics1085850.53720.05494698029-2629-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum544410.815
3714Anaheim Angels1085652.51922.04754502528-2828-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field541935.352
41021Texas Rangers1084959.45429.0602622-2023-3126-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington542430.444
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Atlanta Braves1086147.565--4944306433-2228-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field542727.500
2612Philadelphia Phillies1085949.5462.05224982427-2932-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium542727.500
3916Florida Marlins1075453.5056.55254596622-3532-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium552233.400
41119New York Mets1095059.45911.5412493-8122-3428-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium533221.604
51324Montreal Expos1094762.43114.5476561-8522-3525-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium532132.396
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs1076245.579--4864295730-2732-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field552629.473
2711Houston Astros1085949.5463.55865572931-2228-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field543420.630
3815St. Louis Cardinals1065452.5097.54974722520-3034-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II563917.696
41222Milwaukee Brewers1064660.43415.5478482-420-3026-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park562234.393
51527Cincinnati Reds1074463.41118.0491551-6028-2616-37W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field552233.400
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1074166.38321.0438570-13216-4025-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park552134.382
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Los Angeles Dodgers1096148.560--5265091727-2634-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium532528.472
249Arizona Diamondbacks1086048.5560.55394657431-2029-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark543222.593
3510San Francisco Giants1096049.5501.0529520924-2936-20W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park533023.566
41017San Diego Padres1085355.4917.55555381729-2324-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium542628.481
51425Colorado Rockies1084563.41715.5610630-2018-3427-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field542826.519


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Kevin DavidC13.114Purchased by Expos from Winnepeg (Northern). 
Grant DornP23.157Released by Expos 
Bryce FlorieP31.073Signed as Free Agent by Tigers. 
Charlie GreeneC30.191Signed as Free Agent by Braves. 
Andy HighP27.072Contract purchased by Brewers from Atlantic City 
Ray LankfordLF34.058Traded by Cardinals with Cash to Padres for Woody Williams. 
J.R. Phillips1B31.095Signed by Rockies 
Woody WilliamsP34.348Traded by Padres to Cardinals for Ray Lankford and Cash.