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Baseball on Friday, May 31, 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
Seattle Mariners7Baltimore Orioles8BoxRick Bauer (3-2)John Halama (2-1)BAL  T Batista (13), J Conine (9), C Singleton (3)  SEA  J Olerud (9)John Olerud (27.4)
Chicago White Sox0Cleveland Indians7BoxBartolo Colon (7-3)Gary Glover (1-1)CLE  J Thome (14)Einar Diaz (13.5)
Toronto Blue Jays4Detroit Tigers2BoxEsteban Loaiza (3-1)Adam Bernero (1-1)DET  R Simon (9)  TOR  C Delgado (13)Carlos Delgado (36.6)
Los Angeles Angels11Minnesota Twins3BoxJarrod Washburn (5-2)Eric Milton (7-4)NoneA.J. Pierzynski (30.3)
Boston Red Sox5New York Yankees2BoxDerek Lowe (8-2)David Wells (6-2)BOS  T Clark (2)  NYA  J Posada (9)Nomar Garciaparra (26.3)
Oakland Athletics13Tampa Bay Rays9BoxMike Venafro (2-1)Esteban Yan (2-2)OAK  S Hatteberg 2 (8)  TBA  G Vaughn (6)Eric Chavez (46.0)
Kansas City Royals10Texas Rangers7BoxCory Bailey (3-4)Hideki Irabu (2-4)KCA  C Beltran 2 (8), N Perez (2), J Randa (4), M Sweeney (9)  TEX  A Rodriguez 2 (17)Carlos Beltran (109.4)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs1BoxCarlos Hernandez (5-2)Jason Bere (1-8)CHN  S Sosa (19)  HOU  R Hidalgo 2 (10)Richard Hidalgo (58.7)
Atlanta Braves7Cincinnati Reds0BoxGreg Maddux (6-2)Chris Reitsma (3-2)NoneJesse Garcia (14.3)
New York Mets6Florida Marlins5BoxGrant Roberts (1-0)Vladimir Nunez (4-2)FLO  K Millar (4)  NYN  R Cedeno (2), R Ordonez (1)Rey Ordonez (61.1)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxRandy Johnson (9-1)Omar Daal (4-1)LAN  M Grissom (7)Craig Counsell (20.8)
Montreal Expos8Philadelphia Phillies7BoxJavier Vazquez (3-2)Brandon Duckworth (2-4)MON  T O'Leary (1), F Tatis (5)  PHI  M Anderson (4), P Burrell (14), J Giambi (11), M Lieberthal (4)Troy O'Leary (29.0)
Milwaukee Brewers12San Diego Padres1BoxRuben Quevedo (3-5)Dennis Tankersley (1-1)MIL  G Jenkins (7)  SDN  R Klesko (11)Tyler Houston (17.8)
Colorado Rockies6San Francisco Giants2BoxJason Jennings (6-2)Ryan Jensen (4-5)COL  T Helton (14)Juan Uribe (20.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates3St. Louis Cardinals1BoxJosh Fogg (6-3)Woody Williams (2-1)SLN  J Drew (8)Craig Wilson (22.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins3124.564--28127113-1618-8L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2826.5192.529628511-1517-11L5Game Log
Cleveland Indians2727.5003.521824711-1615-12W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2031.3929.02312719-1612-14W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2032.3859.52072797-2213-10L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox3615.706--28919521-415-11W4Game Log
New York Yankees3619.6552.030921420-1016-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2428.46212.523824412-1512-13W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1833.35318.024530410-138-20W1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays1834.34618.51972787-1911-15L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners3419.642--29923019-715-12L1Game Log
Anaheim Angels3021.5883.029221815-915-12W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2528.4729.025128510-1515-13W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2131.40412.52412739-1712-14L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds3222.593--24122417-1215-10L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3024.5562.024323213-1517-9L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2529.4637.019023212-1413-15W1Game Log
Houston Astros2429.4537.52472239-1615-13W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2132.39610.520024512-169-16L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1836.33314.02182636-1912-17W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves3025.545--22419914-1216-13W2Game Log
New York Mets2925.5370.521719815-1214-13W2Game Log
Montreal Expos2727.5002.524724910-1717-10W1Game Log
Florida Marlins2629.4734.025026213-1713-12L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2132.3968.02222685-2216-10L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks3420.630--28523316-1118-9W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3123.5743.022620216-1115-12L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3023.5663.524319913-1317-10L3Game Log
Colorado Rockies2926.5275.527925110-1619-10W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2530.4559.51992518-2017-10L2Game Log

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