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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 2009-05-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros5Atlanta Braves1BoxFelipe PaulinoBuddy Carlyle(none)
Florida Marlins1Chicago Cubs6BoxTed LillyAnibal Sanchez(none)
San Diego Padres1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxGuillermo MotaLuke Gregerson(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks4Milwaukee Brewers1BoxDan HarenBraden LooperChad Qualls
New York Mets5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxJack TaschnerSean Green(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxRoss OhlendorfMicah Owings(none)
Colorado Rockies5San Francisco Giants1BoxJason MarquisMatt Cain(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Washington Nationals6BoxShairon MartisJoel Pineiro(none)
Cleveland Indians7Detroit Tigers9BoxJoel ZumayaRafael BetancourtFernando Rodney
Kansas City Royals10Minnesota Twins7BoxJoakim SoriaCraig Breslow(none)
Los Angeles Angels8New York Yankees4BoxMatt PalmerCC Sabathia(none)
Oakland Athletics3Seattle Mariners2BoxAndrew BaileyDavid AardsmaMichael Wuertz
Boston Red Sox10Tampa Bay Rays6BoxTim WakefieldJeff Niemann(none)
Chicago White Sox6Texas Rangers9BoxBrandon McCarthyJose ContrerasFrank Francisco
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJason FrasorBrian Bass(none)

Standings as of 2009-05-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees24159.625--142153-117-28-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1388850.638
223Toronto Blue Jays261610.615--155120358-48-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre1365977.434
349Boston Red Sox241311.5422.0138119199-34-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1388256.594
41224Baltimore Orioles241014.4175.0124157-337-83-6L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1385484.391
51326Tampa Bay Rays251015.4005.512211575-55-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1377463.540
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Detroit Tigers23149.609--12611886-48-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1407268.514
2817Minnesota Twins241212.5002.5107131-2410-62-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1397564.540
3921Chicago White Sox231112.4783.0107110-36-65-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1396871.489
41125Kansas City Royals241014.4174.511296166-74-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1385583.399
51428Cleveland Indians24915.3755.5130143-136-63-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1385682.406
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
158Seattle Mariners241311.542--1039495-68-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don WakamatsuJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1387266.522
3613Texas Rangers231211.5220.5135137-27-65-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1397564.540
2714Los Angeles Angels231211.5220.5122127-55-77-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1398554.612
41023Oakland Athletics21912.4292.58992-34-55-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1416675.468
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1610Florida Marlins241311.542--11911905-48-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillLandShark Stadium1387464.536
21018Philadelphia Phillies221111.5001.012912455-96-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1408258.586
41120New York Mets231112.4781.510810716-65-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field1395980.424
31219Atlanta Braves231112.4781.59397-46-55-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1397564.540
51630Washington Nationals23716.3045.5102131-294-73-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMichael RizzoNationals Park1395287.374
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Cincinnati Reds23149.609--88100-126-58-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1396475.460
236St. Louis Cardinals251510.600--140104369-46-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1377661.555
3511Milwaukee Brewers241311.5421.5102106-45-78-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park1386771.486
4712Pittsburgh Pirates231211.5222.010985247-45-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1385088.362
5916Houston Astros241212.5002.585100-156-76-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1386276.449
61427Chicago Cubs23914.3915.011111106-53-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1387464.536
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers25169.640--13497378-18-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1377958.577
247Arizona Diamondbacks241410.5831.593108-1511-73-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1385682.406
3815San Diego Padres241212.5003.597118-216-46-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1386375.457
41322San Francisco Giants221012.4554.58187-68-52-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1407862.557
51529Colorado Rockies22715.3187.511511231-86-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1408555.607