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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 2008-06-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Philadelphia Phillies6Atlanta Braves3BoxChad DurbinBlaine BoyerBrad Lidge
Milwaukee Brewers3Colorado Rockies2BoxJeff SuppanJeff FrancisSalomon Torres
Cincinnati Reds2Florida Marlins9BoxRyan TuckerAaron Harang(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Houston Astros4BoxKyle LohseWandy RodriguezRyan Franklin
Chicago Cubs3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxJason MarquisBrad PennyKerry Wood
Arizona Diamondbacks4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxPhil DumatraitDoug DavisMatt Capps
New York Mets6San Diego Padres8BoxCarlos GuevaraBilly WagnerTrevor Hoffman
San Francisco Giants6Washington Nationals3BoxBarry ZitoGarrett MockBrian Wilson
Seattle Mariners1Boston Red Sox2BoxJustin MastersonSean GreenJonathan Papelbon
Minnesota Twins2Chicago White Sox12BoxGavin FloydKevin Slowey(none)
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers5BoxArmando GalarragaJeremy SowersTodd Jones
Kansas City Royals3New York Yankees6BoxDan GieseZack GreinkeMariano Rivera
Los Angeles Angels3Oakland Athletics7BoxBrad ZieglerChris Bootcheck(none)
Tampa Bay Rays3Texas Rangers6BoxDoug MathisMatt Garza(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays5BoxRoy HalladayMatt AlbersB.J. Ryan

Standings as of 2008-06-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Boston Red Sox664026.606--3342795526-614-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park965541.573
235Tampa Bay Rays633726.5871.52832612224-1013-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field996039.606
4713New York Yankees633231.5086.5291297-618-1414-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I995742.576
3612Baltimore Orioles633231.5086.5266278-1217-1115-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards983662.367
5814Toronto Blue Jays653332.5086.52712462516-1317-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre975344.546
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago White Sox633627.571--2982316719-1017-17W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1005347.530
21018Minnesota Twins633132.4925.0289320-3119-1612-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1005743.570
31123Cleveland Indians632835.4448.0275270516-1612-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field995346.535
41226Detroit Tigers622636.4199.5291312-2114-1512-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1004852.480
51329Kansas City Royals632439.38112.0234300-6612-1612-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium995148.515
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Los Angeles Angels643925.609--270261918-1321-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim986137.622
2510Oakland Athletics633429.5404.52832374621-1513-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum984157.418
3917Texas Rangers653233.4927.5361380-1917-1615-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington974750.485
41430Seattle Mariners632241.34916.5253317-6414-198-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field993960.394
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Philadelphia Phillies653926.600--3442687621-1318-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park975344.546
248Florida Marlins623428.5483.5309307220-1314-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium995049.505
3815Atlanta Braves643232.5006.52982544425-117-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field984058.408
4919New York Mets623032.4847.5290288217-1113-21L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium1005941.590
51527Washington Nationals642539.39113.5233314-8114-2011-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park973463.351
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs644024.625--3522619126-814-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field975740.588
236St. Louis Cardinals653827.5852.53032742921-1317-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III974849.495
3611Milwaukee Brewers633330.5246.5278282-419-1014-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park995742.576
4716Houston Astros643232.5008.0288302-1416-1116-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park975443.557
51021Pittsburgh Pirates633033.4769.5304329-2518-1412-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park993762.374
61222Cincinnati Reds643034.46910.0290313-2319-1011-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark984454.449
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Arizona Diamondbacks633429.540--3032653821-1213-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field994851.485
21120Los Angeles Dodgers633033.4764.02732601318-1512-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium995445.545
31324San Francisco Giants632835.4446.0259288-2913-1915-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park994455.444
41425San Diego Padres652837.4317.0238297-5918-1710-20W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park973562.361
51628Colorado Rockies632439.38110.0262332-7014-1510-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field995049.505