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Wednesday April 16,2008This 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 2008-04-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cincinnati Reds3Chicago Cubs12BoxCarlos ZambranoJosh Fogg(none)
Atlanta Braves5Florida Marlins6BoxMark HendricksonTim HudsonKevin Gregg
Pittsburgh Pirates1Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxBrad PennyPaul Maholm(none)
Washington Nationals2New York Mets5BoxJohn MaineMatt ChicoBilly Wagner
Houston Astros2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxRoy OswaltKyle KendrickDoug Brocail
Colorado Rockies10San Diego Padres2BoxMark RedmanJustin Germano(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks4San Francisco Giants1BoxBrandon WebbBarry ZitoBrandon Lyon
Milwaukee Brewers4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxAdam WainwrightCarlos VillanuevaJason Isringhausen
Kansas City Royals3Los Angeles Angels2BoxGil MecheJered WeaverJoakim Soria
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles1BoxJose ContrerasAdam LoewenBobby Jenks
Detroit Tigers13Cleveland Indians2BoxArmando GalarragaCC Sabathia(none)
Tampa Bay Rays5Minnesota Twins6BoxJuan RinconDan WheelerJoe Nathan
Boston Red Sox9New York Yankees15BoxLaTroy HawkinsJulian TavarezBrian Bruney
Seattle Mariners4Oakland Athletics2BoxFelix HernandezJoe Blanton(none)
Texas Rangers7Toronto Blue Jays5BoxDustin NippertA.J. BurnettC.J. Wilson

Standings as of 2008-04-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
268New York Yankees1697.563--717105-34-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1468066.548
1511Boston Red Sox1697.563--7581-64-25-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1468660.589
4714Toronto Blue Jays1587.5330.58159223-45-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1477869.531
3815Baltimore Orioles1587.5330.56370-76-32-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1466086.411
51125Tampa Bay Rays1569.4002.57868103-53-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1479156.619
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Chicago White Sox1495.643--7853254-35-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1498069.537
226Kansas City Royals1596.6000.5524663-36-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1476681.449
31019Minnesota Twins1578.4672.56366-34-43-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1488167.547
41429Cleveland Indians15510.3334.56384-213-62-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1477671.517
51328Detroit Tigers15510.3334.56394-312-63-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1476978.469
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
249Oakland Athletics1697.563--645953-56-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1456679.455
1310Los Angeles Angels1697.563--817563-46-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1469155.623
3916Seattle Mariners1688.5001.0777345-33-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1465393.363
41223Texas Rangers1569.4002.56474-102-64-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1477374.497
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
143Florida Marlins1495.643--6675-95-34-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1477572.510
2612New York Mets1376.5381.56949205-32-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1498267.550
3818Philadelphia Phillies1578.4672.56467-34-43-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1478562.578
41527Atlanta Braves1459.3574.07262103-22-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1486781.453
51630Washington Nationals15411.2675.55381-282-52-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park1465591.377
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122St. Louis Cardinals15114.733--7151207-14-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1477572.510
234Chicago Cubs1495.6431.58068125-34-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1478859.599
357Milwaukee Brewers1486.5712.5696274-24-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1488266.554
41017Pittsburgh Pirates1578.4674.07288-163-34-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1476087.408
61324Houston Astros1569.4005.05860-23-33-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1468066.548
51222Cincinnati Reds1569.4005.06072-124-32-6L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWayne KrivskyGreat American Ballpark1476879.463
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Arizona Diamondbacks15114.733--9353405-16-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1477176.483
2713San Diego Padres1587.5333.04957-85-43-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1475592.374
3920Los Angeles Dodgers1578.4674.07052185-42-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1477770.524
41121Colorado Rockies1468.4294.55673-173-33-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1486880.459
51426San Francisco Giants16610.3755.54981-325-51-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1466680.452


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Fernando HernandezP23.259Returned to White Sox 
Charlton JimersonOF28.207Signed by Mariners to minor league contract 
Randy WellsP25.231Returned to Cubs