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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 2008-04-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Florida Marlins4Atlanta Braves7BoxChuck JamesBurke BadenhopManny Acosta
Houston Astros5Cincinnati Reds3BoxJack CasselJohnny CuetoJose Valverde
Chicago Cubs2Colorado Rockies4BoxAaron CookKevin HartBrian Fuentes
Arizona Diamondbacks6Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxEdgar GonzalezChad BillingsleyBrandon Lyon
Philadelphia Phillies3Milwaukee Brewers1BoxTom GordonDavid RiskeBrad Lidge
St. Louis Cardinals6Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJoel PineiroTom GorzelannyJason Isringhausen
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres0BoxTim LincecumChris YoungBrian Wilson
New York Mets5Washington Nationals10BoxMike O'ConnorOliver Perez(none)
Los Angeles Angels7Boston Red Sox5BoxJoe SaundersManny DelcarmenFrancisco Rodriguez
New York Yankees6Chicago White Sox7BoxBobby JenksJoba Chamberlain(none)
Texas Rangers2Detroit Tigers8BoxZach MinerJason Jennings(none)
Cleveland Indians9Kansas City Royals6BoxFausto CarmonaBrett TomkoRafael Betancourt
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals0BoxCliff LeeBrian Bannister(none)
Minnesota Twins2Oakland Athletics11BoxGreg SmithFrancisco Liriano(none)
Baltimore Orioles8Seattle Mariners7BoxChad BradfordSean GreenGeorge Sherrill
Toronto Blue Jays3Tampa Bay Rays5BoxAndy SonnanstineDustin McGowanTroy Percival

Standings as of 2008-04-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Boston Red Sox24159.625--12811999-46-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1388058.580
249Baltimore Orioles22139.5911.0979709-44-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1395584.396
3613New York Yankees231211.5222.5106109-35-47-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1397762.554
4715Tampa Bay Rays221111.5003.010896127-74-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1408654.614
51221Toronto Blue Jays231013.4354.51059785-75-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1397663.547
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Chicago White Sox21129.571--11487275-57-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1427765.542
3919Minnesota Twins221012.4552.57896-186-64-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1417863.553
21018Cleveland Indians221012.4552.51059784-66-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1407169.507
41122Detroit Tigers231013.4353.0119128-95-65-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1396475.460
51325Kansas City Royals22913.4093.570103-333-66-7L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1406674.471
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
236Oakland Athletics23149.609--10982278-76-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1386177.442
124Los Angeles Angels23149.609--116103136-58-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1398653.619
3817Seattle Mariners231112.4783.01079896-55-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1395089.360
41429Texas Rangers23716.3047.092142-502-65-10L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1397267.518
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
158Florida Marlins22139.591--105111-67-56-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1397168.511
2611New York Mets211110.5241.510089116-35-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1417863.553
3712Philadelphia Phillies231211.5221.510910096-66-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1398059.576
4814Atlanta Braves221111.5002.011285278-43-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1406179.436
51630Washington Nationals23716.3046.588119-313-64-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park1385286.377
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs22157.682--135983710-45-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1398257.590
235St. Louis Cardinals23149.6091.510989208-46-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1397267.518
347Milwaukee Brewers22139.5912.010593126-47-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1407763.550
4916Houston Astros231112.4784.510810446-55-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1387563.543
51224Pittsburgh Pirates22913.4096.097139-425-54-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1405882.414
61427Cincinnati Reds23914.3916.595111-166-83-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1396574.468
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Arizona Diamondbacks22166.727--13483519-27-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1406674.471
21020Colorado Rockies221012.4556.097113-164-66-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1406476.457
31123San Francisco Giants231013.4356.571105-345-55-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1396277.446
41326Los Angeles Dodgers22913.4097.0958876-53-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1407565.536
51528San Diego Padres23914.3917.574107-335-74-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1395485.388


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Sean SmithP24.194Traded by Rockies by Indians 
Frank Thomas1B-DH39.332Signed by Athletics (1-year)