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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 2007-04-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets2Atlanta Braves3BoxRafael SorianoAaron HeilmanBob Wickman
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds3BoxZach DukeEric MiltonSalomon Torres
Philadelphia Phillies4Florida Marlins6BoxScott OlsenZack SegoviaLee Gardner
St. Louis Cardinals10Houston Astros1BoxKip WellsJason Jennings(none)
Chicago Cubs4Milwaukee Brewers9BoxChris CapuanoWade Miller(none)
Colorado Rockies1San Diego Padres2BoxScott LinebrinkLaTroy Hawkins(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers10San Francisco Giants4BoxRandy WolfBarry Zito(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks3Washington Nationals1BoxLivan HernandezShawn HillJose Valverde
Oakland Athletics2Los Angeles Angels1BoxJoe BlantonKelvim EscobarHuston Street
Minnesota Twins3Chicago White Sox1BoxJohan SantanaJohn DanksJoe Nathan
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Royals2BoxFernando RodneyDavid RiskeTodd Jones
Baltimore Orioles6New York Yankees4BoxErik BedardDarrell RasnerChris Ray
Toronto Blue Jays6Tampa Bay Rays3BoxRoy HalladayScott KazmirCasey Janssen
Boston Red Sox3Texas Rangers2BoxCurt SchillingVicente PadillaJonathan Papelbon

Standings as of 2007-04-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2007 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1514Toronto Blue Jays532.600--332763-20-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1578077.510
2715Boston Red Sox633.5000.51921-23-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1569363.596
31021New York Yankees523.4001.0333120-02-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1579265.586
4920Tampa Bay Rays523.4001.02634-81-11-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1576493.408
51423Baltimore Orioles624.3331.52735-82-40-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sam PerlozzoMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards1566789.429
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2007 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins541.800--201281-13-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1577582.478
2312Cleveland Indians321.6671.0231672-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field1599465.591
3613Detroit Tigers532.6001.02324-12-11-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1578572.541
41122Chicago White Sox523.4002.02026-60-02-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1577087.446
51224Kansas City Royals624.3332.51922-30-02-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1566789.429
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2007 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Angels752.714--2816120-05-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim1558966.574
249Seattle Mariners321.6671.01213-10-02-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1598673.541
3819Oakland Athletics734.4292.02223-13-40-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1557382.471
41326Texas Rangers624.3332.51924-50-32-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsAmeriquest Field1567383.468
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2007 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves651.833--252503-02-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1567977.506
2610Florida Marlins642.6671.04029112-12-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestDolphin Stadium1566789.429
377New York Mets642.6671.03611254-20-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1568472.538
41427Philadelphia Phillies615.1674.02632-61-20-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1568868.564
51630Washington Nationals716.1434.51845-270-01-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenRFK Memorial Stadium1557283.465
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2007 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
255Pittsburgh Pirates642.667--242404-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave LittlefieldPNC Park1566492.410
1411Cincinnati Reds642.667--271980-04-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDan O'BrienGreat American Ballpark1566888.436
4916Milwaukee Brewers633.5001.0302820-03-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1568076.513
31118Chicago Cubs633.5001.0262603-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1568274.526
51225St. Louis Cardinals624.3332.01728-112-10-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium III1567680.487
61328Houston Astros615.1673.01627-110-01-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tim PurpuraMinute Maid Park1567284.462
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2007 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Arizona Diamondbacks752.714--362795-20-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1558570.548
288Los Angeles Dodgers642.6670.5252144-20-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleNed CollettiDodger Stadium1567878.500
336San Diego Padres642.6670.5231582-12-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1578572.541
41017Colorado Rockies633.5001.5282351-22-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1578770.554
51529San Francisco Giants615.1673.51431-170-01-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1567086.449