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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 2001-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers7Boston Red Sox10BoxCasey FossumJuan MorenoDerek Lowe
Tampa Bay Rays2Chicago White Sox5BoxDan WrightJeff WallaceKeith Foulke
Seattle Mariners8Cleveland Indians6BoxPaul AbbottCharles NagyJose Paniagua
Oakland Athletics6Detroit Tigers3BoxLuis VizcainoDanny PattersonJason Isringhausen
Baltimore Orioles9Kansas City Royals6BoxJason JohnsonChris George(none)
Anaheim Angels3New York Yankees1BoxLou PoteSterling HitchcockTroy Percival

Standings as of 2001-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1126745.598--5805047630-2237-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I482820.583
233Boston Red Sox1116447.5772.55614728930-2234-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park501832.360
3919Toronto Blue Jays1125359.47314.0527539-1225-2728-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome502723.540
41227Baltimore Orioles1134667.40721.5482563-8123-3423-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards481731.354
51430Tampa Bay Rays1123775.33030.0438655-21718-4319-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field502525.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Minnesota Twins1116348.568--5525173527-2836-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome512229.431
259Cleveland Indians1116249.5591.06375815632-2030-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field512922.569
3817Chicago White Sox1105555.5007.5495530-3523-2932-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II522824.538
41124Detroit Tigers1104664.41816.5520612-9218-3328-31L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park522032.385
51328Kansas City Royals1124468.39319.5497595-9823-3721-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium502129.420
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1128131.723--65646219445-1536-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field503515.700
2611Oakland Athletics1126250.55419.05714759633-2629-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum504010.800
3714Anaheim Angels1125854.51823.04884632530-3028-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field501733.340
41021Texas Rangers1124963.43832.0618654-3623-3526-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington502426.480
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Atlanta Braves1116348.568--5224437935-2328-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field512526.490
2713Philadelphia Phillies1116051.5413.05405122828-3132-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium512625.510
3916Florida Marlins1115655.5057.05414786324-3732-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium512031.392
41120New York Mets1125161.45512.5417504-8723-3628-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium503119.620
51323Montreal Expos1124765.42016.5480575-9522-3825-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium502129.420
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Chicago Cubs1106347.573--4914365531-2932-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field522527.481
2510Houston Astros1116249.5591.56005613931-2231-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field513120.608
3815St. Louis Cardinals1105654.5097.05164882820-3036-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II523715.712
41222Milwaukee Brewers1094762.43115.5491510-1920-3027-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park532132.396
51425Cincinnati Reds1104664.41817.0510564-5430-2716-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field522032.385
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1104367.39120.0456589-13318-4125-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park521933.365
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Los Angeles Dodgers1126349.563--5335141927-2636-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium502327.460
248Arizona Diamondbacks1116249.5590.55504708031-2031-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark513021.588
3612San Francisco Giants1126250.5541.0543538524-2938-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park502822.560
41018San Diego Padres1115457.4868.55685571129-2325-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium512526.490
51526Colorado Rockies1114665.41416.5629648-1918-3428-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field512724.529


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Juan AcevedoP31.093Traded by Rockies to Marlins for Josue Espada. 
Ervin AlcantaraOF20.307Signed as nondrafted free agent by Astros 
Grant DornP23.161Signed by Astros 
Joe Espada2B-SS25.342Traded by Marlins to Rockies for RHP Juan Acevedo 
Jason MackintoshP21.035Signed as nondrafted free agent by Indians 
Jarod MatthewsP18.278signed 
Jason Smith2B-SS24.013Traded by Cubs with Manny Aybar to Devil Rays for Fred McGriff. 
John Wehner3B-LF34.038Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.