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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 2004-07-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros2Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxEdwin JacksonBrandon DuckworthTom Martin
Cincinnati Reds9Milwaukee Brewers3BoxPaul WilsonWes Obermueller(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Montreal Expos2BoxLuis AyalaJohn GrabowChad Cordero
New York Mets4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxBilly WagnerJohn Franco(none)
Colorado Rockies5San Diego Padres1BoxJason JenningsAdam Eaton(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks8San Francisco Giants4BoxAndrew GoodDustin Hermanson(none)
Oakland Athletics7Boston Red Sox8BoxCurt LeskanicJustin Lehr(none)
Anaheim Angels8Chicago White Sox9BoxDamaso MarteBrendan Donnelly(none)
Texas Rangers10Cleveland Indians0BoxRicardo RodriguezScott Elarton(none)
Detroit Tigers1Minnesota Twins7BoxGrant BalfourMike Maroth(none)
Tampa Bay Rays1New York Yankees7BoxJose ContrerasVictor ZambranoMariano Rivera
Seattle Mariners8Toronto Blue Jays10BoxJustin SpeierEddie Guardado(none)

Standings as of 2004-07-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees835231.627--4624115122-1930-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I794930.620
247Boston Red Sox834637.5546.04563906618-2328-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park795227.658
3820Tampa Bay Rays844242.50010.5378411-3319-2423-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaChuck LamarTropicana Field772849.364
41123Toronto Blue Jays853946.45914.0392403-1116-2623-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Carlos ToscaJP RicciardiSkyDome762848.368
51225Baltimore Orioles823646.43915.5421461-4017-2219-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MazzilliMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards804238.525
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Minnesota Twins844737.560--4003901021-1826-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome784533.577
2612Chicago White Sox814338.5312.54493965318-2125-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field814041.494
3921Cleveland Indians844044.4767.0458461-316-2524-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field784038.513
41022Detroit Tigers843945.4648.0455449618-2621-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alan TrammellDave DombrowskiComerica Park783345.423
51429Kansas City Royals822953.35417.0340465-12510-2919-24L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony PenaAllard BairdKauffman Stadium802951.363
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Texas Rangers834835.578--4754027323-2325-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJohn HartAmeriquest Field794138.519
255Oakland Athletics834637.5542.04113832819-2527-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum794534.570
3715Anaheim Angels844440.5244.54253953021-2223-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim784830.615
41327Seattle Mariners833251.38616.0340404-6413-2919-22L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field793148.392
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Philadelphia Phillies844539.536--4414113020-1925-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeCitizens Bank Park784137.526
21017Atlanta Braves844341.5122.03993673221-2222-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field785325.679
3916New York Mets844341.5122.03773522519-2524-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Art HoweJim DuquetteShea Stadium782850.359
41219Florida Marlins854342.5062.5362373-1121-2122-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium774037.519
51630Montreal Expos842955.34516.0284393-10913-2916-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium,Hiram Bithorn Stadium783840.487
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals845232.619--4403459526-1526-17W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II785325.679
238Chicago Cubs844638.5486.03893305921-2225-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerJim HendryWrigley Field784335.551
3713Milwaukee Brewers834439.5307.5364366-220-2124-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park782355.295
4814Cincinnati Reds854540.5297.5399441-4220-2525-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MileyDan O'BrienGreat American Ballpark773146.403
51118Houston Astros854342.5069.53883672121-2222-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park774928.636
61324Pittsburgh Pirates833845.45813.5377396-1920-2318-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park783444.436
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Los Angeles Dodgers834637.554--3703442619-2127-16W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyPaul DePodestaDodger Stadium794732.595
249San Diego Padres854639.5411.03663462021-2025-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersPetco Park774136.532
3611San Francisco Giants864640.5351.5434431320-2026-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Felipe AlouBrian SabeanSBC Park764531.592
41426Colorado Rockies843450.40512.5451514-6314-2920-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field783444.436
51528Arizona Diamondbacks863155.36016.5373479-10615-2916-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al PedriqueJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark762056.263


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Brian BowlesP27.324Released by Brewers. 
Pat MagnessOF26.170Released by Marlins 
Pat MahomesP33.333Released by Marlins. 
Kevin Orie3B31.310Released by Indians.