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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 2009-05-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers5Cincinnati Reds6BoxMicah OwingsBraden LooperFrancisco Cordero
San Francisco Giants8Colorado Rockies3BoxMatt CainJason Marquis(none)
Atlanta Braves4Florida Marlins2BoxJair JurrjensAnibal SanchezMike Gonzalez
Chicago Cubs8Houston Astros5BoxTed LillyRuss Ortiz(none)
Washington Nationals11Los Angeles Dodgers9BoxRon VilloneCory Wade(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5New York Mets7BoxMike PelfreyJamie MoyerFrancisco Rodriguez
Arizona Diamondbacks3San Diego Padres4BoxCla MeredithEsmerling Vasquez(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTodd WellemeyerRoss OhlendorfRyan Franklin
Toronto Blue Jays1Los Angeles Angels6BoxJered WeaverRobert Ray(none)
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles5BoxJim JohnsonJose MijaresGeorge Sherrill
Cleveland Indians3Boston Red Sox13BoxTim WakefieldJeremy Sowers(none)
Detroit Tigers0Chicago White Sox6BoxMark BuehrleArmando Galarraga(none)
Seattle Mariners1Kansas City Royals3BoxBrian BannisterJarrod WashburnJoakim Soria
Tampa Bay Rays8New York Yankees6BoxBrian ShouseMariano RiveraJoe Nelson
Texas Rangers4Oakland Athletics9BoxTrevor CahillBrandon McCarthy(none)

Standings as of 2009-05-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Toronto Blue Jays311813.581--190145459-69-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre1315774.435
2510New York Yankees281513.5361.5158178-207-68-7L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1348846.657
3711Boston Red Sox291514.5172.0169143269-56-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1338053.602
4918Tampa Bay Rays301416.4673.5149138117-67-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1327062.530
51124Baltimore Orioles291316.4484.0147176-299-84-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1335182.383
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Detroit Tigers271611.593--14013288-58-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1367066.515
2612Kansas City Royals291514.5172.01421103210-75-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1335083.376
41222Minnesota Twins291316.4484.0124158-3410-73-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1347460.552
31025Cleveland Indians291316.4484.0158178-206-67-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1335281.391
51326Chicago White Sox271215.4444.0121126-57-65-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1356768.496
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Texas Rangers281612.571--16015648-68-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1347163.530
247Los Angeles Angels271512.5560.5139146-76-89-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1358253.607
3815Seattle Mariners291415.4832.5120126-66-88-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don WakamatsuJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1337162.534
41428Oakland Athletics261016.3855.0112117-55-85-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1366571.478
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148New York Mets271512.556--12611978-67-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field1355580.407
2714Florida Marlins291415.4832.0134146-126-78-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillLandShark Stadium1337360.549
31019Atlanta Braves281315.4642.5117122-56-87-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1347361.545
41221Philadelphia Phillies261214.4622.5150140105-97-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1368155.596
51529Washington Nationals271017.3705.0136164-286-74-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMichael RizzoNationals Park1354986.363
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cincinnati Reds281810.643--111123-128-510-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1346074.448
233St. Louis Cardinals291811.6210.51571243312-56-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1337360.549
359Milwaukee Brewers291613.5522.5141127146-710-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park1336469.481
41120Chicago Cubs281315.4645.013713168-65-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1337063.526
51323Houston Astros291316.4485.5114139-256-97-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1336172.459
61427Pittsburgh Pirates281216.4296.012211487-75-9L5T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1335083.376
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers302010.667--1701175312-28-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1327557.568
2613Arizona Diamondbacks291514.5174.5105127-2211-74-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1335578.414
3816San Diego Padres291415.4835.5113141-288-66-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1336172.459
4917San Francisco Giants271314.4815.599107-89-54-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1357560.556
51630Colorado Rockies27918.3339.513913092-97-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1358352.615