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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 2009-06-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Pittsburgh Pirates6Atlanta Braves7BoxKris MedlenJeff Karstens(none)
San Francisco Giants0Florida Marlins4BoxSean WestRandy Johnson(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks3San Diego Padres6BoxJake PeavyJon GarlandHeath Bell
Colorado Rockies5St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJason MarquisBrad ThompsonHuston Street
Detroit Tigers5Chicago White Sox4BoxJoel ZumayaScott LinebrinkFernando Rodney
Detroit Tigers1Chicago White Sox6BoxJose ContrerasJeremy Bonderman(none)
Tampa Bay Rays3New York Yankees5BoxAndy PettitteAndy SonnanstineMariano Rivera
Minnesota Twins3Oakland Athletics4BoxJosh OutmanLuis AyalaAndrew Bailey
Toronto Blue Jays6Texas Rangers3BoxCasey JanssenScott FeldmanScott Downs

Standings as of 2009-06-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114New York Yankees573423.596--3262933317-1217-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1056936.657
2511Toronto Blue Jays603228.5333.53032713219-1213-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre1024359.422
3612Boston Red Sox572928.5095.03002574316-1013-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1056639.629
4922Tampa Bay Rays592732.4588.03272804717-1010-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1035746.553
51225Baltimore Orioles572532.4399.0260320-6015-1410-18L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1053966.371
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Detroit Tigers573324.579--2832513217-1116-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1065353.500
21023Cleveland Indians592732.4587.0308317-913-1314-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1033865.369
31124Minnesota Twins592633.4418.0285281420-136-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1046143.587
41327Chicago White Sox582434.4149.5239267-2815-169-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1045549.529
51428Kansas City Royals562333.4119.5222264-4215-158-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1064264.396
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Texas Rangers573423.596--2992742517-1117-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1055352.505
248Los Angeles Angels553025.5453.0260268-814-1216-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1076740.626
3716Seattle Mariners572829.4916.0215240-2516-1412-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don WakamatsuJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1055748.543
4819Oakland Athletics562729.4826.5249264-1514-1413-15W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1064858.453
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Mets553322.600--2572381917-916-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field1073770.346
2713Florida Marlins593029.5085.0270294-2417-1413-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillLandShark Stadium1035746.553
31017Philadelphia Phillies552728.4916.03022633910-1617-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1076641.617
41321Atlanta Braves562630.4647.5243252-913-1613-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1066046.566
51630Washington Nationals562036.35713.5261334-7311-199-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMichael RizzoNationals Park1063967.368
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Milwaukee Brewers573423.596--2682462214-1120-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park1054659.438
247Cincinnati Reds563125.5542.5247241618-1013-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1064759.443
3610St. Louis Cardinals583127.5343.5251245620-1411-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1046044.577
41118Houston Astros562729.4826.5240270-3015-1612-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1064759.443
51220Chicago Cubs542628.4816.5237229816-1010-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1075750.533
61529Pittsburgh Pirates572235.38612.0253254-113-139-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1044064.385
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers593722.627--3052238222-815-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1035845.563
259San Diego Padres573126.5445.0227274-4720-1011-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1054461.419
4815San Francisco Giants562828.5007.5217220-316-1112-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1066046.566
3914Arizona Diamondbacks582929.5007.5249281-3217-1412-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJosh ByrnesChase Field1044163.394
51426Colorado Rockies572433.42112.028828087-1617-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1056837.648


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Blaine BoyerP27.332Claimed off waivers by Diamondbacks from Cardinals