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Friday July 18,2008This 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 2008-07-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Dodgers8Arizona Diamondbacks7BoxCory WadeDoug SlatenJonathan Broxton
Washington Nationals6Atlanta Braves7BoxTim HudsonTim ReddingMike Gonzalez
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds5BoxBronson ArroyoJohn MaineFrancisco Cordero
Pittsburgh Pirates2Colorado Rockies5BoxGlendon RuschIan SnellBrian Fuentes
Philadelphia Phillies4Florida Marlins2BoxJamie MoyerRicky NolascoBrad Lidge
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros2BoxGeoff GearyBob Howry(none)
Milwaukee Brewers9San Francisco Giants1BoxCC SabathiaMatt Cain(none)
San Diego Padres7St. Louis Cardinals11BoxKyle McClellanHeath Bell(none)
Boston Red Sox3Los Angeles Angels11BoxJohn LackeyClay Buchholz(none)
Detroit Tigers4Baltimore Orioles7BoxJeremy GuthrieArmando GalarragaGeorge Sherrill
Kansas City Royals5Chicago White Sox9BoxMark BuehrleZack Greinke(none)
Texas Rangers0Minnesota Twins6BoxGlen PerkinsKevin Millwood(none)
Oakland Athletics1New York Yankees7BoxMike MussinaGreg Smith(none)
Cleveland Indians2Seattle Mariners8BoxFelix HernandezAaron Laffey(none)
Toronto Blue Jays1Tampa Bay Rays2BoxJames ShieldsA.J. BurnettGrant Balfour

Standings as of 2008-07-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Tampa Bay Rays955639.589--4353884737-1419-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field674126.612
234Boston Red Sox985741.5820.54984079136-1121-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park643826.594
3612New York Yankees965145.5315.54434133028-2223-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I663828.576
51119Toronto Blue Jays964749.4909.54003782227-2020-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre663927.591
41017Baltimore Orioles964749.4909.5452459-726-1721-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards652144.323
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Chicago White Sox965541.573--4743888633-1422-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field673433.507
256Minnesota Twins965442.5631.04704482233-1821-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome673433.507
3915Detroit Tigers964848.5007.0459456328-2020-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park662640.394
41224Kansas City Royals974354.44312.5402467-6522-2421-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium653233.492
51325Cleveland Indians954154.43213.5428426226-2215-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field674027.597
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Angels965838.604--4203912927-2031-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim664224.636
2711Oakland Athletics965145.5317.04113525931-2420-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum652441.369
3814Texas Rangers975047.5158.5538565-2725-2125-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington652936.446
41428Seattle Mariners963858.39620.0382439-5720-2718-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanLee PelekoudasSafeco Field662343.348
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Philadelphia Phillies975344.546--4854058027-2326-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park653926.600
2510New York Mets975245.5361.04724343828-1824-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaShea Stadium653728.569
3613Florida Marlins965046.5212.5464494-3026-2124-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium653431.523
41021Atlanta Braves964650.4796.54283893931-1815-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field662640.394
51630Washington Nationals973661.37117.0356474-11820-3016-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park642341.359
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs965739.594--50840310537-1220-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field654025.615
227St. Louis Cardinals985543.5613.04634352828-2127-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III643133.484
338Milwaukee Brewers965343.5524.04494282131-1722-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park663729.561
4920Cincinnati Reds984751.48011.0429480-5127-2020-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark642737.422
51122Houston Astros964551.46912.0416459-4323-2122-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park654124.631
61223Pittsburgh Pirates964452.45813.0465538-7329-2215-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park662343.348
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2818Los Angeles Dodgers964749.490--3983871125-2422-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium663729.561
1716Arizona Diamondbacks964749.490--427424327-2020-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field663531.530
31326Colorado Rockies984157.4187.0429512-8327-2114-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field643331.516
41427San Francisco Giants964056.4177.0383449-6617-2923-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park663234.485
51529San Diego Padres973760.38110.5360456-9623-3014-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park652639.400


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Richie Sexson1B33.201Signed by Yankees