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Baseball on Friday, August 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
Baltimore Orioles11Boston Red Sox5BoxJosh Towers (8-7)Tim Wakefield (8-8)BAL  B Fordyce (5)  BOS  D Mirabelli (5)Jeff Conine (28.4)
Oakland Athletics9Chicago White Sox2BoxErik Hiljus (2-0)Dan Wright (2-1)CHA  M Ordonez (24)  OAK  E Chavez (19), J Giambi (9)Jermaine Dye (19.3)
Los Angeles Angels7Cleveland Indians2BoxRamon Ortiz (11-7)Charles Nagy (4-6)NoneScott Spiezio (16.3)
Kansas City Royals2Detroit Tigers4BoxJose Lima (5-6)Chris George (1-4)KCA  N Perez (8)Neifi Perez (14.8)
Tampa Bay Rays9Minnesota Twins4BoxTanyon Sturtze (8-9)Rick Reed (9-8)MIN  T Hunter (21)Aubrey Huff (17.5)
Seattle Mariners0New York Yankees4BoxMike Mussina (12-10)Paul Abbott (12-3)NYA  D Jeter (16), A Soriano (16), S Spencer (7)Shane Spencer (20.8)
Texas Rangers3Toronto Blue Jays11BoxEsteban Loaiza (9-9)Darren Oliver (9-8)TEX  R Palmeiro (31), A Rodriguez 2 (36)  TOR  J Cruz (22), C Delgado (35), J Frye (2), S Stewart (8)Brad Fullmer (33.7)
Chicago Cubs2Arizona Diamondbacks7BoxAlbie Lopez (7-15)Kevin Tapani (8-10)ARI  R Sanders 2 (25)  CHN  C Patterson (3)Reggie Sanders (33.8)
Milwaukee Brewers5Cincinnati Reds1BoxMac Suzuki (4-8)Lance Davis (5-2)MIL  J Burnitz (27)Jeromy Burnitz (16.7)
Florida Marlins5Colorado Rockies12BoxJustin Speier (3-1)Ryan Dempster (14-10)COL  S Fasano (2), T Helton (37), J Ortiz 3 (5)  FLO  C Floyd (29), K Millar (11)Jose Ortiz (31.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Houston Astros6BoxDave Mlicki (8-8)Tony McKnight (1-3)HOU  M Alou (23), R Hidalgo (15)  PIT  B Giles (29), J Kendall (10), G Matthews (11)Richard Hidalgo (17.8)
New York Mets3Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxTerry Adams (9-5)Glendon Rusch (6-8)LAN  M Grissom (18), G Sheffield (26)  NYN  R Ordonez (2), T Shinjo (7)Gary Sheffield (22.2)
Montreal Expos4San Diego Padres0BoxJavier Vazquez (12-11)Brian Lawrence (3-2)NoneMichael Barrett (13.6)
Atlanta Braves2San Francisco Giants1BoxGreg Maddux (16-7)Livan Hernandez (11-12)SFN  J Kent (16)Chipper Jones (31.3)
Philadelphia Phillies3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxDave Veres (3-2)Turk Wendell (4-5)PHI  P Burrell (18)Albert Pujols (32.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6853.562--70062335-2333-30L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6458.5254.558558427-3537-23L8Game Log
Chicago White Sox6060.5007.554957825-3335-27L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5070.41717.556965920-3730-33W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4973.40219.554163424-4025-33L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7349.598--64254232-2641-23W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox6654.5506.059453031-2635-28L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5864.47515.058659727-3131-33W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5270.42621.053460726-3526-35W1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays4380.35030.548271719-4624-34W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners8735.713--70650347-1740-18L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics7052.57417.063050435-2835-24W2Game Log
Anaheim Angels6557.53322.054051233-3132-26W2Game Log
Texas Rangers5270.42635.066673423-3929-31L5Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs6852.567--53749233-3135-21L1Game Log
Houston Astros6953.5661.065661435-2434-29W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6655.5452.558052425-3141-24W9Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5168.42916.552955123-3428-34W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4873.39720.555964530-3118-42L6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4576.37223.549364218-4627-30L5Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies6754.554--59855330-3337-21L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6754.554--55348438-2429-30W3Game Log
Florida Marlins5962.4888.059154424-4135-21L5Game Log
New York Mets5468.44313.544855023-4031-28L7Game Log
Montreal Expos5270.42615.551562025-3927-31W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks7051.579--60049335-2235-29W7Game Log
San Francisco Giants6953.5661.560758828-3141-22L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6755.5493.558456229-3038-25W1Game Log
San Diego Padres6061.49610.060959132-2628-35L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5170.42119.069470021-3730-33W1Game Log

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