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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 2004-08-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Francisco Giants3Atlanta Braves5BoxJaret WrightKirk RueterJohn Smoltz
Houston Astros15Chicago Cubs7BoxRoy OswaltKerry Wood(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks4Cincinnati Reds3BoxBrian BruneyJoe ValentineGreg Aquino
Colorado Rockies0Florida Marlins3BoxIsmael ValdezJoe KennedyArmando Benitez
San Diego Padres3Montreal Expos10BoxScott DownsDennis Tankersley(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2New York Mets9BoxTom GlavineWilson Alvarez(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Philadelphia Phillies6BoxVicente PadillaVictor Santos(none)
St. Louis Cardinals8Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJeff SuppanRyan VogelsongJason Isringhausen
Minnesota Twins6Anaheim Angels9BoxAaron SeleBrad RadkeTroy Percival
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox5BoxDerek LoweMike MarothCurt Leskanic
Chicago White Sox3Cleveland Indians6BoxCC SabathiaJason GrilliBob Wickman
Tampa Bay Rays7Oakland Athletics8BoxJustin DuchschererMark HendricksonOctavio Dotel
Kansas City Royals5Seattle Mariners7BoxGeorge SherrillD.J. CarrascoJ.J. Putz
Baltimore Orioles4Texas Rangers6BoxJohn WasdinErik BedardFrancisco Cordero
New York Yankees8Toronto Blue Jays7BoxTanyon SturtzeJustin MillerTom Gordon

Standings as of 2004-08-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1288048.625--7006297137-3043-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I342113.618
235Boston Red Sox1277453.5835.572859912932-3242-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park352411.686
31022Tampa Bay Rays1285969.46121.0560628-6823-3936-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaChuck LamarTropicana Field331122.333
41123Baltimore Orioles1275770.44922.5640688-4828-3529-35L11T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MazzilliMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards352114.600
51227Toronto Blue Jays1295376.41127.5571643-7222-4331-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiSkyDome321418.438
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
169Minnesota Twins1287157.555--6125803233-2938-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome342113.618
2715Cleveland Indians1306565.5007.0703714-1126-3839-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field321517.469
3817Chicago White Sox1266264.4928.06756314428-3434-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field362115.583
4921Detroit Tigers1286068.46911.06766621428-3632-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alan TrammellDave DombrowskiComerica Park341222.353
51429Kansas City Royals1264581.35725.0545715-17017-4528-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony PenaAllard BairdKauffman Stadium361323.361
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Oakland Athletics1287553.586--6495599032-3443-19W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum341618.471
247Anaheim Angels1287454.5781.06725918137-2737-27W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim341816.529
358Texas Rangers1277255.5672.56796176231-3441-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJohn HartAmeriquest Field351718.486
41328Seattle Mariners1274780.37027.5541654-11318-4629-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field351619.457
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Atlanta Braves1277453.583--62452210237-2837-25W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field352213.629
2713Florida Marlins1266462.5089.55575381931-3333-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium361917.528
3916Philadelphia Phillies1286365.49211.5638642-432-3231-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeCitizens Bank Park342311.676
41219New York Mets1276067.47214.0569565428-3832-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Art HoweJim DuquetteShea Stadium351124.314
51425Montreal Expos1285573.43019.5503601-9824-4131-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium,Hiram Bithorn Stadium341222.353
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1288444.656--68651916742-2142-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II342113.618
2410Chicago Cubs1287157.55513.062651611034-3137-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerJim HendryWrigley Field341816.529
3814Houston Astros1286563.50819.06095694032-3033-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park34277.794
41018Cincinnati Reds1276166.48022.5595703-10828-3733-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MileyDan O'BrienGreat American Ballpark351520.429
51120Pittsburgh Pirates1276067.47223.5555579-2428-3732-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park341222.353
61324Milwaukee Brewers1265571.43728.0500605-10525-3730-34L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park351223.343
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Los Angeles Dodgers1287454.578--6035208335-2939-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyPaul DePodestaDodger Stadium341915.559
2511San Francisco Giants1307159.5464.06766463033-3038-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Felipe AlouBrian SabeanSBC Park322012.625
3612San Diego Padres1286959.5395.05935454836-2633-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersPetco Park341816.529
41526Colorado Rockies1285573.43019.0663742-7924-3831-35L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field341321.382
51630Arizona Diamondbacks1294089.31034.5503729-22620-4420-45W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al PedriqueJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark331122.333


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Brett EvertP23.308Claimed on waivers by Mariners from Braves 
Jesse Garcia2B-SS30.337Released by Braves. 
Adam SeussOF23.361Claimed on waivers by Mets from Astros 
Dan WheelerP26.260Traded by Mets to Astros for Adam Seuss.