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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 2008-09-20

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets2Atlanta Braves4BoxJorge CampilloPedro MartinezMike Gonzalez
St. Louis Cardinals4Chicago Cubs5BoxTed LillyJoel PineiroKerry Wood
Milwaukee Brewers3Cincinnati Reds4BoxJohnny CuetoCC SabathiaFrancisco Cordero
Arizona Diamondbacks5Colorado Rockies3BoxTony PenaBrian FuentesChad Qualls
Philadelphia Phillies3Florida Marlins2BoxJoe BlantonAnibal SanchezBrad Lidge
San Francisco Giants7Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxTakashi SaitoTyler Walker(none)
Houston Astros4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxJason DavisBrian MoehlerMatt Capps
San Diego Padres6Washington Nationals1BoxChris YoungJohn Lannan(none)
Detroit Tigers3Cleveland Indians6BoxJeremy SowersJustin VerlanderJensen Lewis
Chicago White Sox2Kansas City Royals5BoxKyle DaviesGavin FloydJoakim Soria
Baltimore Orioles0New York Yankees1BoxMariano RiveraJim Miller(none)
Seattle Mariners7Oakland Athletics8BoxHuston StreetJustin ThomasBrad Ziegler
Minnesota Twins2Tampa Bay Rays7BoxScott KazmirKevin Slowey(none)
Los Angeles Angels7Texas Rangers3BoxJustin SpeierVicente PadillaFrancisco Rodriguez
Boston Red Sox3Toronto Blue Jays6BoxRoy HalladayJon LesterB.J. Ryan

Standings as of 2008-09-20

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Tampa Bay Rays1539261.601--7266289857-2335-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field954.556
234Boston Red Sox1549064.5842.580965315652-2238-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park853.625
358New York Yankees1558471.5429.07436994447-3337-38W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I752.714
4710Toronto Blue Jays1558372.53510.06895939646-3137-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre734.429
51326Baltimore Orioles1536786.43825.0761821-6036-3731-49L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards817.125
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago White Sox1548569.552--7696848551-2634-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field945.444
2611Minnesota Twins1558372.5352.57977207749-2634-46L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome853.625
3817Cleveland Indians1547777.5008.07587184044-3633-41W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field844.500
41121Detroit Tigers1537182.46413.5784798-1437-3734-45L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park936.333
51223Kansas City Royals1557085.45215.5658763-10538-4232-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium752.714
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Angels1549559.617--7266557149-2946-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim853.625
2918Texas Rangers1557580.48420.5855936-8138-3937-41L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington743.571
31019Oakland Athletics1547381.47422.0615643-2842-3831-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum725.286
41430Seattle Mariners1545797.37038.0628772-14431-4326-54L10T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanLee PelekoudasSafeco Field844.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Philadelphia Phillies1558768.561--76265310944-3143-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park752.714
236New York Mets1548668.5580.57646729245-2941-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaShea Stadium835.375
3512Florida Marlins1548173.5265.5740737345-3536-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillDolphin Stadium734.429
41325Atlanta Braves1556887.43919.0715747-3242-3826-49W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field743.571
51629Washington Nationals1555897.37429.0616786-17033-4425-53L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaJim BowdenNationals Park615.167
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs1539360.608--81563518054-2639-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field844.500
249Milwaukee Brewers1558471.54210.07156714444-3140-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumDouglas MelvinMiller Park761.857
3613Houston Astros1548173.52612.5679717-3843-3138-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park752.714
4815St. Louis Cardinals1548074.51913.57276923540-3440-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III862.750
51020Cincinnati Reds1547282.46821.5673747-7442-3730-45W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark826.250
61427Pittsburgh Pirates1556590.41929.0711855-14439-4126-49W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park725.286
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2008 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1714Los Angeles Dodgers1558174.523--6656254046-3135-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium734.429
2916Arizona Diamondbacks1547777.5003.56806681245-3332-44W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field853.625
31122Colorado Rockies1557184.45810.0707784-7743-3728-47L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field734.429
41224San Francisco Giants1556986.44512.0618724-10635-4034-46L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park734.429
51528San Diego Padres1556095.38721.0612721-10934-4426-51W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park734.429