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Thursday August 14,2008This 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 2008-08-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago Cubs11Atlanta Braves7BoxTed LillyTom Glavine(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Colorado Rockies2BoxDan HarenGlendon Rusch(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Florida Marlins0BoxTodd WellemeyerScott Olsen(none)
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros7BoxLaTroy HawkinsKeiichi YabuJose Valverde
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxHiroki KurodaBrett MyersHong-Chih Kuo
Cincinnati Reds3Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJohnny CuetoIan SnellFrancisco Cordero
Milwaukee Brewers2San Diego Padres3BoxJake PeavyBen SheetsTrevor Hoffman
New York Mets9Washington Nationals3BoxOliver PerezCollin Balester(none)
Texas Rangers0Boston Red Sox10BoxDaisuke MatsuzakaTommy Hunter(none)
Kansas City Royals2Chicago White Sox9BoxLance BroadwayKyle Davies(none)
Baltimore Orioles11Cleveland Indians6BoxFernando CabreraRafael Perez(none)
Toronto Blue Jays1Detroit Tigers5BoxArmando GalarragaJason Frasor(none)
Tampa Bay Rays7Oakland Athletics6BoxJason HammelSantiago CasillaTrever Miller

Standings as of 2008-08-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Tampa Bay Rays1207347.608--5504846645-1728-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field422418.571
234Boston Red Sox1227151.5823.063250412843-1628-35W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park402416.600
3611New York Yankees1216457.5299.55805423836-2628-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I412516.610
4716Toronto Blue Jays1226260.50812.05184823634-2628-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre402416.600
51019Baltimore Orioles1215962.48814.5605613-831-2428-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards40931.225
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Chicago White Sox1216853.562--6075278042-2026-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field422121.500
257Minnesota Twins1206753.5580.55965564041-2226-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome432122.488
3918Detroit Tigers1215962.4889.06095852432-2627-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park411526.366
41223Cleveland Indians1205466.45013.5567563431-2823-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field422715.643
51324Kansas City Royals1215467.44614.0498598-10028-3426-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium412120.512
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Angels1197544.630--5675046337-2338-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim432518.581
2817Texas Rangers1226161.50015.5688743-5531-2630-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington401822.450
31120Oakland Athletics1205565.45820.5480477333-3122-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum412021.488
41429Seattle Mariners1204674.38329.5499583-8424-3822-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanLee PelekoudasSafeco Field421527.357
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149New York Mets1216556.537--5955415436-2329-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaShea Stadium412417.585
2510Philadelphia Phillies1216457.5291.05895206932-2732-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park412813.683
3612Florida Marlins1226359.5162.5570594-2434-2929-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium392118.538
41121Atlanta Braves1215566.45510.0553548533-2822-38L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field411724.415
51630Washington Nationals1224478.36121.5451600-14923-3621-42L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park391524.385
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs1217447.612--65649715945-1729-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field402317.575
225Milwaukee Brewers1227052.5744.55725234936-2334-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park402020.500
338St. Louis Cardinals1246856.5487.55905494133-2835-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III381820.474
4913Houston Astros1216259.51212.0555576-2133-2629-33W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park402416.600
51022Pittsburgh Pirates1215566.45519.0573656-8333-2822-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park411229.293
61225Cincinnati Reds1225468.44320.5520617-9731-3123-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark402020.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2815Los Angeles Dodgers1216259.512--5124803236-2726-32W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium412219.537
1714Arizona Diamondbacks1216259.512--5495262333-2629-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field412021.488
31326Colorado Rockies1235469.4399.0567643-7634-2920-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field392019.513
41427San Francisco Giants1205070.41711.5457566-10924-3626-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park422220.524
51528San Diego Padres1214774.38815.0465573-10826-3621-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park411625.390


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Wilkin CastilloC24.074Traded by Diamondbacks to Reds 
Oscar VillarrealP26.265Signed by Rockies to minor league contract 
Kip WellsP31.115Released by ROckies