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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 2008-04-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Colorado Rockies2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJoe BeimelManuel Corpas(none)
Florida Marlins3Milwaukee Brewers2BoxMatt LindstromSeth McClungKevin Gregg
Atlanta Braves3New York Mets6BoxNelson FigueroaJohn SmoltzBilly Wagner
Philadelphia Phillies1Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxPaul MaholmBrett Myers(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks2San Diego Padres1BoxBrandon WebbJake PeavyBrandon Lyon
Cincinnati Reds10San Francisco Giants1BoxEdinson VolquezBarry Zito(none)
Houston Astros1St. Louis Cardinals5BoxKyle LohseBrandon BackeKyle McClellan
Chicago Cubs0Washington Nationals2BoxJohn LannanTed LillyJon Rauch
Baltimore Orioles1Chicago White Sox6BoxJose ContrerasJeremy Guthrie(none)
New York Yankees1Cleveland Indians0BoxChien-Ming WangCC SabathiaMariano Rivera
Los Angeles Angels6Detroit Tigers2BoxJered WeaverJustin Verlander(none)
Toronto Blue Jays5Kansas City Royals2BoxJesse LitschGil MecheJesse Carlson
Oakland Athletics4Seattle Mariners2BoxJoe BlantonFelix HernandezHuston Street
Boston Red Sox0Tampa Bay Rays3BoxJames ShieldsJosh Beckett(none)
Minnesota Twins0Texas Rangers10BoxVicente PadillaLivan Hernandez(none)

Standings as of 2008-04-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
258Tampa Bay Rays251411.560--1181011710-74-4W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1378354.606
1410Baltimore Orioles251411.560--108110-29-45-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1365482.397
3611Boston Red Sox271512.556--13312949-46-8L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1358055.593
4714New York Yankees261313.5001.5114119-55-48-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1367660.559
51323Toronto Blue Jays261115.4233.511510965-76-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1367561.551
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Chicago White Sox241410.583--12798297-67-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1397564.540
2816Cleveland Indians251213.4802.5115105106-76-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1376968.504
41020Minnesota Twins251114.4403.595118-236-65-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1387761.558
31121Kansas City Royals251114.4403.582113-315-76-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1376473.467
51222Detroit Tigers261115.4234.0130142-126-85-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1366373.463
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
225Oakland Athletics261610.615--12092288-78-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1355976.437
113Los Angeles Angels261610.615--130114166-510-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1368452.618
3918Seattle Mariners261214.4624.011710987-75-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1364987.360
41429Texas Rangers26917.3467.0114159-454-75-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1367066.515
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Florida Marlins251510.600--114117-37-58-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1366967.507
2612New York Mets241311.5421.5113101128-45-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1387662.551
3713Philadelphia Phillies261412.5381.5124114106-68-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1367858.574
4917Atlanta Braves251213.4803.012498268-44-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1376077.438
51630Washington Nationals26917.3466.595129-345-74-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park1355085.370
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs25169.640--1451054010-46-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1368155.596
234St. Louis Cardinals261610.6150.5120962410-56-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1367066.515
359Milwaukee Brewers251411.5602.011110297-67-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1377661.555
41019Houston Astros261214.4624.511511506-56-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1357461.548
51124Cincinnati Reds261115.4235.5116124-86-85-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1366373.463
61326Pittsburgh Pirates251015.4006.0111154-436-74-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1375780.416
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Arizona Diamondbacks25187.720--14893559-29-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1376473.467
2815Los Angeles Dodgers251213.4806.0117100179-53-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1377265.526
31225San Francisco Giants261115.4237.584126-426-75-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1366175.449
41427Colorado Rockies251015.4008.0109135-264-66-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1376473.467
51528San Diego Padres261016.3858.584121-376-94-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1365383.390


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Matt MorrisP33.261Released by Pirates