Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Thursday May 15,2008This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.

2008 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 2008-05-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Colorado Rockies5Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxBrandon WebbAaron CookBrandon Lyon
San Diego Padres0Chicago Cubs4BoxRyan DempsterGreg MadduxKerry Wood
Los Angeles Dodgers7Milwaukee Brewers2BoxChad BillingsleyBen Sheets(none)
Washington Nationals1New York Mets0BoxJason BergmannMike PelfreyJon Rauch
Atlanta Braves0Philadelphia Phillies5BoxCole HamelsChuck James(none)
Houston Astros8San Francisco Giants7BoxTim ByrdakVinnie ChulkJose Valverde
Pittsburgh Pirates11St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJohn GrabowJason Isringhausen(none)
Chicago White Sox4Los Angeles Angels3BoxOctavio DotelFrancisco RodriguezBobby Jenks
Oakland Athletics2Cleveland Indians4BoxAaron LaffeyGreg SmithMasahide Kobayashi
Detroit Tigers4Kansas City Royals8BoxGil MecheKenny Rogers(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3Minnesota Twins2BoxShawn CampJesse CrainB.J. Ryan
New York Yankees2Tampa Bay Rays5BoxScott KazmirIan KennedyTroy Percival

Standings as of 2008-05-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Tampa Bay Rays412417.585--1861612516-88-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1217348.603
238Boston Red Sox432419.5581.02161932314-510-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1197148.597
3512Baltimore Orioles412219.5372.0168174-612-610-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1204674.383
4817Toronto Blue Jays432122.4884.0162163-110-911-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1196554.546
51021New York Yankees422022.4764.5173179-69-911-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1206951.575
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1611Cleveland Indians412219.537--1741433114-128-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1215962.488
2715Minnesota Twins402020.5001.5175180-514-106-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1236855.553
3920Chicago White Sox412021.4882.0185165209-811-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1226953.566
41223Kansas City Royals401921.4752.5146169-2310-129-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1225666.459
51327Detroit Tigers411625.3906.0186222-368-128-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1215863.479
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Los Angeles Angels432419.558--194195-112-1012-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1197643.639
249Oakland Athletics422319.5480.51891553412-911-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1195267.437
31122Texas Rangers422022.4763.5200229-2910-1010-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1205961.492
41428Seattle Mariners421626.3817.5171197-269-127-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1204575.375
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Florida Marlins402317.575--1971871012-911-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1216160.504
2610Philadelphia Phillies422319.5481.02011871412-911-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1206951.575
3814New York Mets392019.5132.5186178812-98-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1236954.561
4916Atlanta Braves402020.5003.01931543914-46-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1225270.426
51325Washington Nationals421824.4296.0167206-3910-118-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park1194178.345
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs412516.610--2381706817-78-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1207248.600
245Houston Astros422418.5711.52081832511-613-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1196257.521
357St. Louis Cardinals432419.5582.01941821215-99-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1196257.521
41119Milwaukee Brewers412021.4885.0177198-2111-99-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1217051.579
51018Pittsburgh Pirates412021.4885.0205218-1312-88-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1214774.388
61224Cincinnati Reds411823.4397.0182207-2511-97-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1215665.463
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Arizona Diamondbacks412615.634--2281765217-79-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1215665.463
2713Los Angeles Dodgers402119.5254.52001782211-910-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1226359.516
31426San Francisco Giants421725.4059.5150200-5011-126-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1205565.458
41529Colorado Rockies411526.36611.0176218-427-108-16L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1215962.488
51630San Diego Padres421527.35711.5140200-608-107-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1204872.400


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ben Broussard1B31.233Released by Rangers