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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 2008-07-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers5Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxLeo RosalesSalomon Torres(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves1BoxCole HamelsJair JurrjensTom Gordon
Washington Nationals3Cincinnati Reds5BoxJohnny CuetoJesus ColomeFrancisco Cordero
Florida Marlins5Colorado Rockies6BoxMatt HergesKevin Gregg(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Houston Astros2BoxChad BillingsleyBrandon BackeTakashi Saito
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants8BoxTim LincecumSean Gallagher(none)
New York Mets11St. Louis Cardinals1BoxMike PelfreyMitchell Boggs(none)
Kansas City Royals10Baltimore Orioles7BoxJoel PeraltaAdam LoewenJoakim Soria
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox2BoxJustin DuchschererJavier VazquezHuston Street
Boston Red Sox7New York Yankees0BoxJon LesterAndy Pettitte(none)
Detroit Tigers8Seattle Mariners4BoxJustin VerlanderCarlos SilvaFernando Rodney

Standings as of 2008-07-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Tampa Bay Rays845232.619--3973385933-1319-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field784533.577
234Boston Red Sox885137.5803.04423667631-1020-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park744430.595
3711New York Yankees864541.5238.04063832323-2122-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I764432.579
4812Baltimore Orioles854441.5188.5389390-124-1420-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards762452.316
51119Toronto Blue Jays864145.47712.03543272722-1919-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre764531.592
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Chicago White Sox864937.570--4163298730-1319-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field774037.519
257Minnesota Twins854738.5531.54113941729-1818-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome784137.526
31015Detroit Tigers854342.5065.5410410025-1718-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park773146.403
41224Kansas City Royals863947.45310.0358406-4819-2120-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium763640.474
51326Cleveland Indians853748.43511.5375368722-2215-26L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field774433.571
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Angels855134.600--3533411224-1927-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim774928.636
269Oakland Athletics854639.5415.03733136027-2119-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum762947.382
3914Texas Rangers864442.5127.5468488-2021-1823-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington763541.461
41429Seattle Mariners853352.38818.0346408-6217-2616-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanLee PelekoudasSafeco Field772849.364
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Philadelphia Phillies864739.547--4393558422-1825-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park764531.592
2513Florida Marlins854441.5182.5406425-1926-2018-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium764036.526
3717New York Mets854243.4944.5404399522-1820-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaShea Stadium774730.610
41022Atlanta Braves864046.4657.03813532828-1712-29L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field763244.421
51528Washington Nationals873453.39113.5319435-11618-2616-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park742549.338
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs865135.593--4623669633-1018-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field754629.613
226St. Louis Cardinals874938.5632.54083862225-1924-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III753738.493
3410Milwaukee Brewers854639.5414.5384387-325-1321-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park774433.571
4920Pittsburgh Pirates844044.47610.0412460-4825-1915-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park782751.346
51121Houston Astros864046.46511.0373412-3922-2118-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park754629.613
61223Cincinnati Reds874047.46011.5372432-6023-1917-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark753441.453
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1616Arizona Diamondbacks864343.500--387379826-1717-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field763937.513
2818Los Angeles Dodgers854144.4821.5348341722-2019-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium774334.558
31325San Francisco Giants863848.4425.0352391-3916-2622-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park763442.447
41427Colorado Rockies863551.4078.0367438-7123-2012-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field763937.513
51630San Diego Padres863353.38410.0318410-9221-2612-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park763046.395


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Kiko CaleroP33.175Signed by Rangers to minor league contract 
Andy Phillips3B31.088Claimed off waivers by Reds from Mets