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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 2008-05-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets4Arizona Diamondbacks10BoxBrandon WebbMike Pelfrey(none)
Cincinnati Reds1Atlanta Braves9BoxJo-Jo ReyesMatt Belisle(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers12Colorado Rockies7BoxHong-Chih KuoJorge de la Rosa(none)
San Diego Padres7Florida Marlins2BoxJake PeavyRicky Nolasco(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2Houston Astros6BoxBrandon BackeManny Parra(none)
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJack TaschnerRudy SeanezBrian Wilson
Chicago Cubs9St. Louis Cardinals3BoxTed LillyKyle Lohse(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates8Washington Nationals9BoxJesus ColomePaul MaholmJon Rauch
Baltimore Orioles1Los Angeles Angels3BoxJon GarlandDaniel CabreraFrancisco Rodriguez
Tampa Bay Rays4Boston Red Sox12BoxJosh BeckettJames Shields(none)
Kansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians2BoxLuke HochevarCC SabathiaJoakim Soria
Detroit Tigers1Minnesota Twins4BoxBrian BassJustin VerlanderJoe Nathan
Seattle Mariners1New York Yankees6BoxMike MussinaFelix Hernandez(none)
Texas Rangers6Oakland Athletics3BoxA.J. MurrayChad GaudinJoaquin Benoit
Chicago White Sox2Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJesse LitschJohn DanksB.J. Ryan

Standings as of 2008-05-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Boston Red Sox321913.594--1551401513-56-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1307654.585
248Baltimore Orioles311714.5481.5127135-810-67-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1305179.392
3511Tampa Bay Rays301614.5332.01411301110-76-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1328151.614
4715New York Yankees321616.5003.0140143-37-79-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1307357.562
51120Toronto Blue Jays311417.4524.5126114127-77-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1317259.550
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1614Minnesota Twins291514.517--117124-710-65-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1347361.545
2817Chicago White Sox291415.4831.0136116207-77-8L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1347559.560
3919Cleveland Indians301416.4671.513212668-106-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1326765.508
41021Detroit Tigers311417.4522.0152167-156-88-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1316071.458
51223Kansas City Royals291316.4482.0105133-285-78-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1336271.466
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Los Angeles Angels321913.594--15414959-810-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1308149.623
237Oakland Athletics321814.5631.0156120368-910-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1295772.442
41424Texas Rangers311318.4195.5142184-426-87-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1316665.504
31325Seattle Mariners311318.4195.5131133-27-76-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1314883.366
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Philadelphia Phillies311714.548--144132129-88-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1317556.573
2610New York Mets281513.5360.513013009-56-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1347460.552
3813Florida Marlins301614.5330.5132153-218-98-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1316863.519
41018Atlanta Braves291415.4832.01401083210-44-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1335875.436
51226Washington Nationals311318.4194.0120155-359-84-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park1304684.354
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122St. Louis Cardinals311912.613--1431162713-76-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1316764.511
233Chicago Cubs301812.6000.51861325411-67-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1317952.603
3712Milwaukee Brewers301614.5332.5136144-87-69-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1327458.561
4916Houston Astros311516.4844.014413868-57-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1307159.546
51327Pittsburgh Pirates301218.4006.5149176-276-76-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1325577.417
61429Cincinnati Reds311219.3877.0125150-256-86-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1316269.473
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Arizona Diamondbacks30219.700--1771205712-49-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1326171.462
246Los Angeles Dodgers301713.5674.0165123429-58-8W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1326765.508
31122San Francisco Giants311417.4527.5101139-388-86-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1315873.443
41528San Diego Padres311219.3879.5105141-366-96-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1315180.389
51630Colorado Rockies301119.36710.0127167-404-87-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1326369.477