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Baseball on Thursday, May 17, 2001

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Toronto Blue Jays2Los Angeles Angels4BoxShigetoshi Hasegawa (2-3)Kelvim Escobar (0-2)NoneOrlando Palmeiro (36.4)
Detroit Tigers7Baltimore Orioles5BoxSteve Sparks (2-2)Willis Roberts (4-3)BAL  G Myers (4)  DET  J Encarnacion (5), R Fick (4)Robert Fick (43.4)
Tampa Bay Rays2Kansas City Royals4BoxChad Durbin (2-2)Brian Rose (0-3)NoneLuis Alicea (18.5)
Boston Red Sox3Minnesota Twins5BoxBrad Radke (7-1)Rolando Arrojo (1-2)BOS  M Ramirez (14)  MIN  C Koskie (6), D Mientkiewicz (9)Corey Koskie (40.7)
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics8BoxChad Bradford (2-1)Mike Mussina (4-4)NoneMiguel Tejada (27.8)
Chicago White Sox1Seattle Mariners5BoxFreddy Garcia (4-0)David Wells (3-4)CHA  P Konerko (7)  SEA  B Boone (8)Bret Boone (27.0)
Cleveland Indians7Texas Rangers12BoxKenny Rogers (2-3)Chuck Finley (4-3)CLE  R Branyan (10), J Gonzalez (11)  TEX  R Palmeiro (11), A Rodriguez (14)Alex Rodriguez (19.1)
Colorado Rockies8Atlanta Braves3BoxDenny Neagle (4-1)John Smoltz (0-1)ATL  A Jones (8)  COL  J Cirillo (7), T Helton (14)Todd Helton (23.2)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs2BoxRoy Oswalt (2-0)Kyle Farnsworth (0-1)CHN  A Ojeda (1)  HOU  R Hidalgo (9)Richard Hidalgo (62.7)
Arizona Diamondbacks7Cincinnati Reds2BoxBrian Anderson (1-3)Jim Brower (2-2)ARI  L Gonzalez 2 (20)  CIN  J LaRue (3)Luis Gonzalez (27.6)
San Francisco Giants3Florida Marlins8BoxChuck Smith (2-0)Russ Ortiz (6-2)SFN  B Bonds (16)Kevin Millar (33.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Montreal Expos3BoxTony Armas (3-5)Eric Gagne (1-3)MON  O Cabrera (3), R Minor (1), L Stevens (7)Lee Stevens (12.4)
San Diego Padres15New York Mets3BoxWoody Williams (4-3)Steve Trachsel (1-6)SDN  A Arias (1), R Henderson (4), R Klesko (8), B Trammell (7)Rickey Henderson (22.2)
Milwaukee Brewers1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxWayne Gomes (3-1)Mike DeJean (2-1)NoneBrian Hunter (26.1)
St. Louis Cardinals12Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxMatt Morris (6-2)Todd Ritchie (0-5)PIT  A Ramirez (10)  SLN  J Drew (15), R Lankford (10)J.D. Drew (25.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2811.718--18715011-617-5W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians2612.6841.523917613-513-7L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1820.4749.51782068-1010-10W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1625.39013.01932248-158-10W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1424.36813.51672155-129-12L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2317.575--2051479-914-8L2Game Log
New York Yankees2219.5371.519817510-1012-9L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2020.5003.02181979-911-11L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1823.4395.517120510-118-12L1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays1129.27512.01462386-165-13L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners319.775--22615817-414-5W8Game Log
Anaheim Angels1921.47512.01741708-1411-7W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1822.45013.019720711-117-11W3Game Log
Texas Rangers1426.35017.02292607-147-12W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2415.615--2251689-815-7W10Game Log
Houston Astros2316.5901.020919714-79-9W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2318.5612.02181757-1116-7L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2119.5253.518218011-1110-8L7Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1723.4257.517820911-76-16L5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1327.32511.51492196-177-10L6Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2316.590--17216612-1011-6W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1922.4635.01501729-1410-8L1Game Log
Florida Marlins1821.4625.01881748-1310-8W2Game Log
Montreal Expos1724.4157.01622079-148-10W1Game Log
New York Mets1525.3758.51452176-169-9L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2318.561--1721637-1116-7L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2218.5500.52062058-1014-8L2Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks2218.5500.521118111-711-11W4Game Log
Colorado Rockies2020.5002.52652288-1012-10W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2020.5002.521418511-79-13W2Game Log

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