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Tuesday April 1,2008This 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 2008-04-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets4Florida Marlins5BoxJustin MillerMatt Wise(none)
San Francisco Giants2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxTakashi SaitoKeiichi Yabu(none)
Houston Astros1San Diego Padres2BoxChris YoungBrandon BackeTrevor Hoffman
Colorado Rockies2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxTaylor BuchholzRyan FranklinManuel Corpas
Los Angeles Angels9Minnesota Twins1BoxJon GarlandBoof Bonser(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2New York Yankees3BoxChien-Ming WangRoy HalladayMariano Rivera
Boston Red Sox2Oakland Athletics1BoxDaisuke MatsuzakaJoe BlantonJonathan Papelbon
Texas Rangers5Seattle Mariners4BoxJoaquin BenoitJ.J. PutzC.J. Wilson

Standings as of 2008-04-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145New York Yankees1101.000--3211-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1618873.547
212Tampa Bay Rays1101.000--6240-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1619665.596
3512Boston Red Sox321.667--911-20-02-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1599366.585
51420Toronto Blue Jays101.0001.023-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1618675.534
41326Baltimore Orioles101.0001.026-40-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1606892.425
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
238Kansas City Royals1101.000--5410-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1617487.460
1210Cleveland Indians1101.000--10821-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1618081.497
3917Minnesota Twins211.5000.5411-71-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1618774.540
51121Detroit Tigers101.0001.045-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1617487.460
41230Chicago White Sox101.0001.0810-20-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1628973.549
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1615Los Angeles Angels211.500--11470-01-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1609961.619
2814Seattle Mariners211.500--9721-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field16060100.375
3713Texas Rangers211.500--79-20-01-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1607882.488
41019Oakland Athletics312.3330.511921-20-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1587484.468
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
161Washington Nationals2201.000--14861-01-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park15957102.358
2818Florida Marlins211.5001.0711-41-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1598376.522
3916New York Mets211.5001.011740-01-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1608872.550
51627Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.5611-50-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1619269.571
41325Atlanta Braves202.0002.01315-20-10-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1607288.450
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
234Pittsburgh Pirates1101.000--121110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1616695.410
146Milwaukee Brewers1101.000--4310-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1618972.553
51124Houston Astros202.0001.516-50-00-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1598673.541
41028Cincinnati Reds101.0001.024-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWayne KrivskyGreat American Ballpark1617487.460
31229Chicago Cubs101.0001.034-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1609763.606
61522St. Louis Cardinals101.0001.012-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1618675.534
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1111Arizona Diamondbacks1101.000--4220-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1618180.503
423San Diego Padres2201.0000.56152-00-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1606199.381
279Colorado Rockies1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1617388.453
357Los Angeles Dodgers2201.0000.58262-00-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1608278.513
51423San Francisco Giants202.0001.528-60-00-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1607288.450


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dan WheelerP30.112Signed by Rays (2-year extension, club option for 2011)