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Baseball on Wednesday, May 08, 2002

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
Detroit Tigers2Los Angeles Angels3BoxTroy Percival (1-1)Fernando Rodney (0-2)ANA  G Anderson (5), T Glaus (6)Bengie Molina (28.4)
Cleveland Indians6Baltimore Orioles2BoxDanys Baez (4-3)Scott Erickson (3-3)CLE  R Branyan (8), J Thome (9)Omar Vizquel (17.0)
Kansas City Royals1Minnesota Twins3BoxBrad Radke (4-2)Jeremy Affeldt (1-1)NoneTom Prince (22.6)
Boston Red Sox12Oakland Athletics6BoxJohn Burkett (3-0)Erik Hiljus (3-2)BOS  J Varitek (3)  OAK  J Giambi (6), M Tejada (6)Jason Varitek (38.7)
Toronto Blue Jays4Seattle Mariners5BoxKazuhiro Sasaki (2-0)Scott Eyre (1-3)TOR  E Hinske (4)Dan Wilson (38.0)
New York Yankees7Tampa Bay Rays2BoxRoger Clemens (5-2)Delvin James (0-3)NYA  A Soriano 2 (8), J Vander Wal (1)  TBA  R Winn (2)Robin Ventura (16.2)
Chicago White Sox5Texas Rangers3BoxMark Buehrle (6-2)Doug Davis (3-3)TEX  H Perry (2)Tony Graffanino (23.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxCurt Schilling (7-1)Kip Wells (4-2)PIT  C Wilson (1)Craig Wilson (28.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Atlanta Braves1BoxOdalis Perez (4-1)Kevin Millwood (2-4)NonePaul LoDuca (12.4)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs2BoxMatt Morris (5-2)Juan Cruz (0-6)CHN  S Sosa (14)Sammy Sosa (16.4)
Milwaukee Brewers5Cincinnati Reds14BoxJose Acevedo (3-1)Nick Neugebauer (1-4)CIN  J Encarnacion (9), A Kearns (3), R Taylor (1)  MIL  G Jenkins (4)Adam Dunn (38.3)
San Diego Padres4Florida Marlins7BoxOswaldo Mairena (1-0)Jeremy Fikac (3-1)SDN  R Klesko (6), P Nevin (5)Charles Johnson (38.5)
Colorado Rockies5Montreal Expos0BoxShawn Chacon (3-4)Carl Pavano (2-4)COL  T Helton (5), L Walker (7), T Zeile (7)Todd Helton (17.9)
San Francisco Giants8New York Mets2BoxKirk Rueter (5-1)Shawn Estes (1-4)SFN  J Kent (6), J Snow (2)Jeff Kent (10.0)
Houston Astros3Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJose Mesa (1-1)Nelson Cruz (0-3)PHI  R Ledee (1), S Rolen (6)Richard Hidalgo (48.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2213.629--1721626-1016-3W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2113.6180.52111719-912-4W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians1717.5004.51501718-109-7W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1121.3449.51261764-147-7L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals922.29011.01251725-124-10L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox237.767--19011015-28-5W8Game Log
New York Yankees2014.5885.017413011-89-6W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1717.5008.01571548-89-9L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1021.32313.51462066-94-12L1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays923.28115.01191702-127-11L13Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners2310.697--19915414-29-8W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1716.5156.01621657-810-8L2Game Log
Anaheim Angels1616.5006.51601459-67-10W1Game Log
Texas Rangers1419.4249.01541597-87-11L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2013.606--1461308-712-6W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1616.5003.51101389-87-8L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1519.4415.51471647-128-7W1Game Log
Houston Astros1418.4375.51581537-107-8L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1319.4066.51241297-86-11L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers925.26511.51211742-167-9L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets1815.545--1391278-810-7L4Game Log
Florida Marlins1815.545--1691508-810-7W3Game Log
Montreal Expos1716.5151.01641537-810-8L6Game Log
Atlanta Braves1618.4712.51211368-88-10L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1419.4244.01431673-1211-7W5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2111.656--15310010-711-4W6Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks2212.6471.017614610-612-6W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2013.6061.512410612-58-8W2Game Log
San Diego Padres1716.5154.51181306-1211-4L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies1419.4247.51491595-129-7W2Game Log

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