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Friday August 3,2001This 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 2001-08-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays0Chicago White Sox4BoxMark BuehrleNick Bierbrodt(none)
Seattle Mariners2Cleveland Indians1BoxJamie MoyerBartolo ColonKazuhiro Sasaki
Oakland Athletics2Detroit Tigers1BoxTim HudsonJeff Weaver(none)
Kansas City Royals7Minnesota Twins8BoxTodd JonesRoberto Hernandez(none)
Anaheim Angels2New York Yankees4BoxAndy PettitteJarrod WashburnMariano Rivera
Baltimore Orioles1Toronto Blue Jays10BoxKelvim EscobarJose Mercedes(none)
New York Mets0Arizona Diamondbacks7BoxRandy JohnsonAl Leiter(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Colorado Rockies12BoxMike HamptonJimmy Anderson(none)
Montreal Expos2Houston Astros6BoxShane ReynoldsTony Armas(none)
Chicago Cubs2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxKerry WoodChan Ho ParkTom Gordon
Atlanta Braves2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxLance PainterJose Cabrera(none)
Cincinnati Reds9San Diego Padres2BoxJim BrowerKevin Jarvis(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2San Francisco Giants4BoxFelix RodriguezRheal Cormier(none)
Florida Marlins5St. Louis Cardinals9BoxMatt MorrisBrad PennySteve Kline
Florida Marlins6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxVladimir NunezDave VeresAntonio Alfonseca

Standings as of 2001-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1096643.606--5714937830-2236-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I512922.569
256Boston Red Sox1076047.5615.05294567330-2230-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park542232.407
3919Toronto Blue Jays1105159.46415.5520534-1425-2726-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome522923.558
41227Baltimore Orioles1104565.40921.5468550-8222-3223-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards511833.353
51430Tampa Bay Rays1093673.33030.0424638-21417-4119-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field532627.491
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Minnesota Twins1096247.569--5415053627-2835-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome532330.434
245Cleveland Indians1086147.5650.56115516032-2029-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field543024.556
3817Chicago White Sox1075354.4958.0478516-3823-2930-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II553025.545
41123Detroit Tigers1074661.43015.0515592-7718-3328-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park552035.364
51328Kansas City Royals1094366.39419.0479575-9622-3621-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium532231.415
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1097930.725--62643619043-1436-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field533716.698
2613Oakland Athletics1095950.54120.05514708130-2629-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum534310.811
3714Anaheim Angels1095653.51423.04774542328-2928-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field531934.358
41021Texas Rangers1084959.45429.5602622-2023-3126-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington542430.444
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Atlanta Braves1096148.560--4964336333-2328-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field532726.509
2712Philadelphia Phillies1095950.5412.05245022227-3032-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium532726.509
3916Florida Marlins1095554.5056.05364726423-3632-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium532132.396
41120New York Mets1105060.45511.5412500-8822-3528-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium523220.615
51324Montreal Expos1104763.42714.5478567-8922-3625-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium522131.404
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs1086345.583--4884305831-2732-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field542529.463
2611Houston Astros1096049.5503.55925593331-2229-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field533320.623
3815St. Louis Cardinals1085553.5098.05104832720-3035-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II543816.704
41222Milwaukee Brewers1074760.43915.5481484-320-3027-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park552134.382
51526Cincinnati Reds1084563.41718.0500553-5329-2616-37W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field542133.389
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1084167.38022.0445582-13716-4125-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park542133.389
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127Arizona Diamondbacks1096148.560--5464658131-2030-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark533122.585
3410San Francisco Giants1106149.5550.55335221124-2937-20W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park522923.558
259Los Angeles Dodgers1106149.5550.55275111627-2634-23L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium522527.481
41018San Diego Padres1095356.4868.05575471029-2324-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium532627.491
51425Colorado Rockies1094663.42215.0622637-1518-3428-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field532726.509


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Maximo De la rosaP30.022Released by Reds 
Joey HamiltonP30.328Released by Blue Jays. 
Jeff Keppinger2B-3B21.104signed 
Jesse LevisC33.111Released by Braves. 
Willie MoralesC28.330Signed as Free Agent by Rockies. 
Johnny RuffinP30.005Released by Marlins. 
Pete SchourekP32.085Released by Red Sox. 
Ryan ThompsonCF-RF33.273Signed as Free Agent by Expos.