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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 2002-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees7Kansas City Royals5BoxMike StantonRoberto HernandezMariano Rivera
Baltimore Orioles3Minnesota Twins1BoxJason JohnsonKyle LohseJorge Julio
Boston Red Sox3Seattle Mariners4BoxFreddy GarciaCasey FossumKazuhiro Sasaki
Cleveland Indians3Tampa Bay Rays4BoxTravis HarperMark Wohlers(none)
San Francisco Giants3Atlanta Braves3Box(none)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs6BoxJeff FasseroKirk SaarloosAntonio Alfonseca
Arizona Diamondbacks7Cincinnati Reds2BoxRandy JohnsonRyan DempsterMike Myers
Los Angeles Dodgers1Montreal Expos0BoxOmar DaalJavier VazquezEric Gagne
San Diego Padres5New York Mets3BoxBrett TomkoJohn ThomsonTrevor Hoffman
Milwaukee Brewers0Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJoe RoaRuben Quevedo(none)
St. Louis Cardinals11Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxSteve KlineMike Williams(none)

Standings as of 2002-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1197544.630--69454514939-2436-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I422814.667
257Boston Red Sox1196950.5806.064448416038-2331-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleMike PortFenway Park432419.558
3715Baltimore Orioles1185860.49216.5522526-431-3427-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards44935.205
41022Toronto Blue Jays1195267.43723.0580628-4823-3429-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Carlos ToscaJP RicciardiSkyDome432617.605
51430Tampa Bay Rays1204080.33335.5497669-17216-4224-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field411526.366
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Minnesota Twins1227151.582--6075555230-2941-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome392316.590
2818Chicago White Sox1215863.47912.5632633-124-3834-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II412318.561
3921Cleveland Indians1195465.45415.5522618-9624-3729-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joel SkinnerMark ShapiroJacobs Field432023.465
41227Kansas City Royals1214774.38823.5539648-10916-4432-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony PenaAllard BairdKauffman Stadium411526.366
51328Detroit Tigers1204575.37525.0452611-15917-4528-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Luis PujolsDave DombrowskiComerica Park411031.244
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Seattle Mariners1217447.612--62450511936-2238-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field411922.463
235Anaheim Angels1207248.6001.562149113033-2539-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field422715.643
368Oakland Athletics1217051.5794.05685125632-2638-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum41338.805
41125Texas Rangers1195168.42922.0606658-5222-3629-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronJohn HartThe Ballpark in Arlington432122.488
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1207941.658--53840013837-2141-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field402218.550
2814Montreal Expos1205961.49220.0517537-2023-3736-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium422418.571
41017Philadelphia Phillies1205862.48321.0545571-2626-3332-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium412219.537
3916New York Mets1205862.48321.0513519-628-3130-31L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium411724.415
51119Florida Marlins1205763.47522.0509554-4522-3635-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium422220.524
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410St. Louis Cardinals1186652.559--5605095130-3036-22W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II443113.705
2612Houston Astros1206357.5254.05655293629-3234-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park422121.500
3713Cincinnati Reds1196158.5135.5549559-1031-2830-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field431726.395
41323Pittsburgh Pirates1215269.43015.5470575-10526-3326-36L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park402020.500
51424Chicago Cubs1195168.42915.5535553-1824-3427-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim HendryWrigley Field431627.372
61629Milwaukee Brewers1204278.35025.0476601-12517-4425-34L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry RoysterDean TaylorMiller Park421428.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Arizona Diamondbacks1217645.628--62347914437-2539-20W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark412219.537
239Los Angeles Dodgers1216853.5628.05264903635-2733-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDan EvansDodger Stadium412417.585
3511San Francisco Giants1206654.5509.558648110532-2934-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park412912.707
41220Colorado Rockies1205664.46719.5554633-7920-4236-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field421725.405
51526San Diego Padres1205169.42524.5496597-10120-4031-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium421527.357


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Brady ClarkRF-LF29.119Traded by Reds to Mets Sept. 9 2002 to complete trade in which Mets sent LHP Shawn Estes and cash to Reds for LHP Pedro Feliciano OF Elvin Andujar and a player to be named 
Edwin Diaz2B-SS27.212Signed by Rangers 
Shawn EstesP29.178Traded by Mets with Cash to Reds for Brady Clark, Raul Gonzalez, Elvin Andujar and Pedro Feliciano. 
Pedro FelicianoP25.355Traded by Reds with Brady Clark, Raul Gonzalez and Elvin Andujar to Mets for Shawn Estes and Cash. 
Josias ManzanilloP34.304Released by Pirates. 
Rory ShortellP21.073signed 
Denard SpanCF18.170signed