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Tuesday July 8,2003This 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 2003-07-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals4Anaheim Angels0BoxDarrell MayJohn Lackey(none)
New York Yankees0Cleveland Indians4BoxBilly TraberJeff Weaver(none)
Chicago White Sox1Detroit Tigers2BoxChris SpurlingJon GarlandChris Mears
Tampa Bay Rays9Oakland Athletics3BoxRob BellBarry Zito(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Seattle Mariners6BoxJoel PineiroJason JohnsonShigetoshi Hasegawa
Minnesota Twins6Texas Rangers8BoxJay PowellKyle LohseUgueth Urbina
Boston Red Sox2Toronto Blue Jays1BoxTodd JonesJeff TamByung-Hyun Kim
Colorado Rockies3Arizona Diamondbacks9BoxBrandon WebbSteve Reed(none)
Florida Marlins4Chicago Cubs3BoxNate BumpMike RemlingerBraden Looper
Cincinnati Reds3Houston Astros6BoxTim ReddingJimmy HaynesBilly Wagner
Pittsburgh Pirates8Milwaukee Brewers7BoxMike WilliamsMike DeJeanSalomon Torres
Philadelphia Phillies13Montreal Expos6BoxBrett MyersClaudio Vargas(none)
Atlanta Braves5New York Mets3BoxShane ReynoldsJason RoachJohn Smoltz
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Diego Padres8BoxAdam EatonWilson AlvarezRod Beck
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants8BoxJim BrowerDan Haren(none)

Standings as of 2003-07-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2003 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124New York Yankees875334.609--4803918929-1525-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I754827.640
235Boston Red Sox885137.5802.55494589123-2528-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleTheo EpsteinFenway Park744430.595
3611Toronto Blue Jays904842.5336.55314834826-2222-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Carlos ToscaJ.P. RicciardiSkyDome723834.528
41023Baltimore Orioles863947.45313.5446452-618-2321-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards763244.421
51329Tampa Bay Rays873156.35622.0371474-10312-2819-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaChuck LamarTropicana Field753243.427
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2003 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
158Kansas City Royals874839.552--451459-822-1926-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony PenaAllard BairdKauffman Stadium753540.467
2818Minnesota Twins884444.5004.5422434-1222-2122-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome744628.622
3920Chicago White Sox884345.4895.5370378-817-2726-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field744331.581
41125Cleveland Indians883850.43210.5374426-5219-2819-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field743044.405
51430Detroit Tigers872265.25326.0284450-16613-329-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alan TrammellDave DombrowskiComerica Park752154.280
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2003 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Seattle Mariners885632.636--44432611831-1525-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field743737.500
247Oakland Athletics884939.5577.04093624718-2331-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum744727.635
3716Anaheim Angels874443.50611.54193794020-2324-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field753342.440
41226Texas Rangers883652.40920.0442551-10915-2821-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJohn HartThe Ballpark in Arlington743539.473
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2003 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves885731.648--4684086027-1830-13W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field744430.595
249Philadelphia Phillies874839.5528.54123387422-1926-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium753837.507
3510Montreal Expos904842.53310.04123971521-2727-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium,Hiram Bithorn Stadium723537.486
4915Florida Marlins914744.51611.54344132122-2525-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium714427.620
51424New York Mets873948.44817.5375441-6620-2519-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Art HoweJim DuquetteShea Stadium742747.365
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2003 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2714St. Louis Cardinals894643.517--5084486020-2526-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II733934.534
1813Houston Astros894643.517--4393904918-2628-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park734132.562
31017Chicago Cubs894544.5061.0395386923-2222-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerJim HendryWrigley Field734330.589
41221Cincinnati Reds884048.4555.5409515-10619-2621-22L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenGreat American Ballpark742945.392
51322Pittsburgh Pirates863947.4535.5390429-3920-2119-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park763640.474
61527Milwaukee Brewers883652.4099.5413480-6719-2217-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park743242.432
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2003 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Francisco Giants895534.618--4143635128-1927-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Felipe AlouBrian SabeanPac Bell Park724527.625
236Arizona Diamondbacks895039.5625.04273725524-2126-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark733439.466
3612Los Angeles Dodgers884642.5238.52952801521-2125-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDan EvansDodger Stadium743935.527
41119Colorado Rockies924646.50010.5498498015-3131-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field702842.400
51628San Diego Padres913457.37422.0381481-10016-2818-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium713041.423


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Willie BanksP34.131Signed by Cubs 
Horacio EstradaP27.263Signed by Twins 
Mike JohnsonP27.279Released by Giants. 
Bobby JonesP31.088Signed by Royals 
Horace LawrenceP22.183Contract purchased by Yankees from Gateway 
Alberto MartinezC16.315Signed as nondrafted free agent by Rangers 
Alex MoralesP20.212signed 
Matt MurtonOF21.278signed 
James Peterson1B19.268signed 
Chris PiersollP25.286Signed as Free Agent by Orioles. 
Enohel PolancoSS28.331Contract purchased by Rockies from Atlantic City 
Rich ThompsonOF24.076Traded by Blue Jays to Pirates for John Wasdin. 
John WasdinP30.337Traded by Pirates to Blue Jays for Rich Thompson.