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Friday May 23,2008This 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 2008-05-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Arizona Diamondbacks11Atlanta Braves1BoxDoug DavisJo-Jo Reyes(none)
New York Mets5Colorado Rockies6BoxTaylor BuchholzAaron Heilman(none)
San Francisco Giants8Florida Marlins2BoxBarry ZitoScott Olsen(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Houston Astros4BoxBrandon BackeAdam EatonJose Valverde
St. Louis Cardinals2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxAdam WainwrightDerek LoweRyan Franklin
Chicago Cubs12Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxCarlos ZambranoZach Duke(none)
Cincinnati Reds3San Diego Padres2BoxDavid WeathersTrevor HoffmanFrancisco Cordero
Milwaukee Brewers1Washington Nationals5BoxBrian SanchesJeff Suppan(none)
Los Angeles Angels3Chicago White Sox1BoxJoe SaundersGavin FloydFrancisco Rodriguez
Texas Rangers13Cleveland Indians9BoxKameron LoeFausto Carmona(none)
Minnesota Twins9Detroit Tigers4BoxKevin SloweyArmando Galarraga(none)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees13BoxAndy PettitteErik Bedard(none)
Boston Red Sox3Oakland Athletics8BoxRich HardenTim Wakefield(none)
Baltimore Orioles0Tampa Bay Rays2BoxMatt GarzaJeremy GuthrieTroy Percival
Kansas City Royals1Toronto Blue Jays7BoxRoy HalladayZack Greinke(none)

Standings as of 2008-05-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox513120.608--2682293921-510-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1116447.577
224Tampa Bay Rays482820.5831.52141932117-811-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1146945.605
3614Baltimore Orioles482523.5214.5193198-514-711-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1134370.381
4916Toronto Blue Jays502525.5005.5192192012-1113-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre1126151.545
51018New York Yankees482325.4796.5204212-812-1211-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1146648.579
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Chicago White Sox482622.542--2181813712-914-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1156352.548
2817Minnesota Twins482424.5002.0218223-516-128-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1156451.557
31122Cleveland Indians482226.4584.01961841214-138-13L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1145955.518
41224Kansas City Royals482127.4385.0178218-4010-1211-15L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1145460.474
51326Detroit Tigers482028.4176.0226255-2911-139-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1145460.474
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Angels502921.580--2242141014-1115-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1127141.634
2513Oakland Athletics492623.5312.52231814214-1112-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum1124963.438
3715Texas Rangers502525.5004.0267279-1212-1113-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1125458.482
41429Seattle Mariners491831.36710.5198250-5211-137-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1134370.381
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Florida Marlins472720.574--225217816-1211-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium1145757.500
2610Atlanta Braves482622.5421.52331835020-66-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1144668.404
3711Philadelphia Phillies502723.5401.52422172513-1114-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park1126547.580
4919New York Mets462224.4784.5218217112-910-15L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1166749.578
51325Washington Nationals492128.4297.0188232-4412-139-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park1123874.339
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Chicago Cubs482919.604--2791988119-810-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1136845.602
236St. Louis Cardinals502921.5801.02322062617-1012-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1125755.509
358Houston Astros502822.5602.02432311214-814-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1115853.523
41121Milwaukee Brewers482226.4587.0209237-2811-911-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1146846.596
51020Pittsburgh Pirates482226.4587.0233262-2913-119-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1144569.395
61223Cincinnati Reds492227.4497.5209241-3214-98-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1135261.460
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Arizona Diamondbacks482919.604--2521935919-810-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1145361.465
2812Los Angeles Dodgers472522.5323.52262052114-1011-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1155956.513
31427San Francisco Giants492029.4089.5179231-5211-159-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1135261.460
41528Colorado Rockies481929.39610.0204243-3911-138-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1145559.482
51630San Diego Padres501832.36012.0168237-6910-138-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1124567.402