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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 2009-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Dodgers3Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxChad QuallsRamon Troncoso(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Atlanta Braves4BoxPeter MoylanBrad Lidge(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Chicago Cubs3BoxTom GorzelannyZach DukeKevin Gregg
Washington Nationals10Cincinnati Reds6BoxJ.D. MartinJohnny Cueto(none)
Houston Astros2Milwaukee Brewers6BoxMike BurnsBrian Moehler(none)
San Francisco Giants5New York Mets4BoxBrian WilsonFrancisco Rodriguez(none)
San Diego Padres4St. Louis Cardinals7BoxJoel PineiroTim StaufferRyan Franklin
Los Angeles Angels5Baltimore Orioles1BoxJohn LackeyBrian MatuszBrian Fuentes
Kansas City Royals3Detroit Tigers10BoxEdwin JacksonLuke Hochevar(none)
Cleveland Indians7Minnesota Twins3BoxDavid HuffAnthony Swarzak(none)
Chicago White Sox8Oakland Athletics1BoxGavin FloydGio Gonzalez(none)
New York Yankees5Seattle Mariners2BoxSergio MitreLucas FrenchMariano Rivera
Toronto Blue Jays3Tampa Bay Rays8BoxScott KazmirBrian Tallet(none)
Boston Red Sox2Texas Rangers7BoxDerek HollandBrad PennyNeftali Feliz

Standings as of 2009-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1177344.624--65454311138-2135-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II453015.667
2410Boston Red Sox1166155.52611.55935128135-2126-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park463412.739
3920Tampa Bay Rays1165759.49115.56045337136-2021-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field462719.587
41022Toronto Blue Jays1155659.48716.05555173830-2726-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre471928.404
51428Baltimore Orioles1164868.41424.5536615-7927-3221-36L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards461630.348
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1714Detroit Tigers1166056.517--5385231535-2125-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park472621.553
2615Minnesota Twins1166056.517--5805671337-2223-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome472720.574
31124Chicago White Sox1175364.4537.55455301530-3023-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field452619.578
41226Cleveland Indians1165264.4488.0585615-3026-3126-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field461333.283
51327Kansas City Royals1165165.4409.0467594-12730-3121-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium461432.304
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Texas Rangers1156451.557--5524995336-2428-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington472324.489
236Seattle Mariners1176354.5382.0460517-5735-2328-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Don WakamatsuJack ZduriencikSafeco Field452223.489
3513Los Angeles Angels1145955.5184.56495777230-2829-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim483810.792
4821Oakland Athletics1165759.4917.5531567-3628-2829-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum461828.391
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Florida Marlins1166353.543--552552037-2326-30W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillLandShark Stadium462422.522
258Philadelphia Phillies1146054.5262.05975207728-3032-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park483315.688
3916New York Mets1166056.5173.0497531-3434-2326-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field461036.217
41118Atlanta Braves1165957.5094.05174694830-2729-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field462719.587
51529Washington Nationals1174671.39317.5532634-10228-3118-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanMichael RizzoNationals Park451332.289
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147St. Louis Cardinals1186355.534--5324785435-2428-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III442816.636
269Milwaukee Brewers1166155.5261.0559581-2229-2932-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park461927.413
3812Houston Astros1176156.5211.5492568-7635-2426-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park451332.289
41017Chicago Cubs1155956.5132.55164912536-2123-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field462422.522
51323Cincinnati Reds1165462.4668.0461549-8831-2623-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark462422.522
61630Pittsburgh Pirates1164274.36220.0468545-7725-3017-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park452025.444
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants1166452.552--4604322839-2025-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park462422.522
224Los Angeles Dodgers1176453.5470.557146011134-2430-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium453114.689
3711Colorado Rockies1166155.5263.05885097928-2733-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field463115.674
41219Arizona Diamondbacks1175859.4966.5531551-2036-2622-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJosh ByrnesChase Field451233.267
51425San Diego Padres1185365.44912.0456599-14330-3023-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park442222.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ryan BollingerP18.192Signed by Phillies 
Alexander DiazOF17.274Signed by Rays 
Todd GlaesmannOF18.295Signed by Rays 
Billy HamiltonCF-OF18.340Signed by Reds 
Carter MorrisonOF19.053Signed by Reds 
David NarodowskiSS-3B21.012Signed by Diamondbacks 
Hunter PaceOF22.253Signed by Rays