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Saturday May 4,2002This 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 2002-05-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals0Baltimore Orioles10BoxRodrigo LopezJeff Suppan(none)
Oakland Athletics2Chicago White Sox10BoxTodd RitchieTim Hudson(none)
Texas Rangers0Cleveland Indians3BoxBartolo ColonIsmael ValdezBob Wickman
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins3BoxMichael JacksonFernando Rodney(none)
Seattle Mariners9New York Yankees5BoxJeff NelsonSteve Karsay(none)
Boston Red Sox7Tampa Bay Rays5BoxSun-Woo KimVictor ZambranoUgueth Urbina
Anaheim Angels1Toronto Blue Jays4BoxJustin MillerScott SchoeneweisKelvim Escobar
Montreal Expos5Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxEddie OropesaGraeme Lloyd(none)
New York Mets1Houston Astros3BoxCarlos HernandezJeff D'AmicoBilly Wagner
Chicago Cubs2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxKazuhisa IshiiJason BereEric Gagne
Florida Marlins4Milwaukee Brewers6BoxBen SheetsNate TeutMike DeJean
Colorado Rockies5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxHector MercadoRick WhiteJose Mesa
Pittsburgh Pirates0San Diego Padres3BoxKevin JarvisJimmy AndersonTrevor Hoffman
Cincinnati Reds0San Francisco Giants3BoxRyan JensenJimmy HaynesRobb Nen
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJason SimontacchiAlbie LopezJason Isringhausen

Standings as of 2002-05-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox26197.731--162946811-28-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleMike PortFenway Park1367462.544
2510New York Yankees311813.5813.5156116409-89-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1308545.654
3716Baltimore Orioles301515.5006.0144134108-87-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards1325280.394
51327Toronto Blue Jays28919.32111.0136192-565-84-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D JP RicciardiSkyDome1346965.515
41226Tampa Bay Rays28919.32111.0112151-392-127-7L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field1334687.346
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Minnesota Twins312011.645--159149106-1014-1W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1307456.569
245Chicago White Sox301911.6330.5188153357-812-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II1326270.470
3920Cleveland Indians301416.4675.5123159-366-98-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mark ShapiroJacobs Field1326072.455
41128Detroit Tigers28919.3219.5113164-512-127-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Luis PujolsDave DombrowskiComerica Park1334687.346
51430Kansas City Royals28820.28610.5118165-474-104-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium1345480.403
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Seattle Mariners30219.700--1831404313-28-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field1327260.545
2614Oakland Athletics301614.5335.014614246-810-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1328745.659
3818Anaheim Angels291415.4836.5149138118-66-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field1338548.639
41022Texas Rangers291316.4487.513712987-76-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronJohn HartThe Ballpark in Arlington1335974.444
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137New York Mets301812.600--135102338-710-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1315774.435
2611Montreal Expos301713.5671.0159138217-710-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium1326666.500
3915Florida Marlins301515.5003.014313857-88-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium1326468.485
41017Atlanta Braves311516.4843.5111125-147-88-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1298643.667
51424Philadelphia Phillies301119.3677.0124156-323-128-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1316962.527
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Cincinnati Reds291712.586--111112-18-69-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1336172.459
2712Pittsburgh Pirates281513.5361.593119-268-57-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park1335776.429
31119St. Louis Cardinals301416.4673.5137144-76-108-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1328349.629
41221Houston Astros291316.4484.0139140-17-86-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park1337162.534
51525Chicago Cubs281018.3576.5105121-166-84-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field1345777.425
61629Milwaukee Brewers30921.3008.5105137-322-137-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry RoysterDean TaylorMiller Park1324785.356
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Arizona Diamondbacks301911.633--1581322610-69-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1327953.598
226San Francisco Giants291811.6210.513492428-710-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park1327755.583
348Los Angeles Dodgers301812.6001.0115971810-58-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDan EvansDodger Stadium1327458.561
4813San Diego Padres301614.5333.0104106-26-1010-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1325082.379
51323Colorado Rockies301218.4007.0135149-143-119-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1326171.462


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Sean FeshP29.182Signed by Marlins 
Carlos Figueroa2B20.344Released by Rockies 
Jason JacomeP31.161Signed as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Mark JohnsonP27.002Released by Brewers.