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Baseball on Saturday, May 17, 2008

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 Tigers3Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxArmando Galarraga (3-1)Max Scherzer (0-2)DET  M Joyce (4)Carlos Guillen (28.4)
Oakland Athletics5Atlanta Braves4BoxRich Harden (2-0)Tim Hudson (6-3)OAK  J Cust (5), R Sweeney (1)Ryan Sweeney (21.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Chicago Cubs6BoxDamaso Marte (3-0)Carlos Marmol (1-1)CHN  A Soriano 2 (10)  PIT  N McLouth (12)Alfonso Soriano (65.7)
Cleveland Indians2Cincinnati Reds4BoxBill Bray (1-0)Masahide Kobayashi (2-1)CIN  A Dunn (9)  CLE  B Francisco (1)Ben Francisco (36.9)
Minnesota Twins2Colorado Rockies3BoxMatt Herges (2-0)Livan Hernandez (6-2)NoneGarrett Atkins (25.4)
Kansas City Royals3Florida Marlins7BoxLogan Kensing (3-0)Brian Bannister (4-5)FLO  W Helms (3), M Jacobs (10)Wes Helms (50.6)
Toronto Blue Jays6Philadelphia Phillies3BoxA.J. Burnett (4-4)Adam Eaton (0-2)TOR  R Barajas 2 (3)Rod Barajas (34.4)
Chicago White Sox3San Francisco Giants1BoxMark Buehrle (2-5)Barry Zito (0-8)NonePaul Konerko (13.4)
Tampa Bay Rays8St. Louis Cardinals9BoxRyan Franklin (2-1)Dan Wheeler (0-3)SLN  R Ludwick 2 (10), A Pujols (9)  TBA  C Pena (9)Carl Crawford (28.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Los Angeles Angels3BoxHong-Chih Kuo (3-1)Ervin Santana (6-1)LAN  B DeWitt (4)Blake DeWitt (25.8)
Washington Nationals5Baltimore Orioles6BoxBrian Burres (4-4)Odalis Perez (1-4)BAL  N Markakis (8), J Payton (4)  WAS  R Zimmerman (8)Nick Markakis (21.4)
Milwaukee Brewers3Boston Red Sox5Box G1Daisuke Matsuzaka (7-0)Jeff Suppan (2-3)BOS  D Ortiz (8)  MIL  R Braun (11), M Cameron (4)David Ortiz (21.8)
Milwaukee Brewers6Boston Red Sox7Box G2Craig Hansen (1-2)Salomon Torres (3-1)BOS  M Lowell (5)  MIL  C Hart (2)Craig Counsell (44.0)
New York Mets7New York Yankees4BoxJohan Santana (5-2)Andy Pettitte (3-5)NYA  B Abreu (5), J Giambi (8), D Jeter (2)  NYN  J Reyes (3), D Wright (8)David Wright (17.3)
San Diego Padres2Seattle Mariners4BoxErik Bedard (3-2)Randy Wolf (2-4)SDN  A Gonzalez (10)  SEA  A Beltre (8)Ichiro Suzuki (47.9)
Houston Astros2Texas Rangers6BoxVicente Padilla (6-2)Roy Oswalt (4-4)HOU  L Berkman (16)  TEX  M Bradley (7), M Byrd (1)Milton Bradley (24.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2221.512--1901669-813-13W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians2221.512--17915114-128-9L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2121.5000.518118514-107-11L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2022.4761.515618210-1210-10L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1726.3955.01922288-129-14W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Tampa Bay Rays2518.581--19717116-89-10L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2619.5781.022820216-510-14W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2419.5581.017918214-610-13W4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2223.4894.017117610-912-14W1Game Log
New York Yankees2023.4655.01771869-1011-13L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Angels2520.556--20120313-1112-9L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2420.5450.519616212-912-11W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2222.5002.522223912-1010-12W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1727.3867.517920510-137-14W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2617.605--25118118-88-9L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2520.5562.020419316-109-10W1Game Log
Houston Astros2420.5452.521820511-613-14L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2122.4885.021623112-89-14W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2023.4656.018621011-99-14L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2023.4656.019021213-97-14W5Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins2418.571--21019713-1011-8W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2420.5451.021419613-1011-10L1Game Log
New York Mets2119.5252.019318212-99-10W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2121.5003.020016115-56-16L1Game Log
Washington Nationals1826.4097.017521710-118-15L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks2716.628--23418218-89-8L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2220.5244.520818511-911-11W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1727.38610.515120511-146-13L4Game Log
Colorado Rockies1627.37211.01812248-118-16W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1628.36411.51482088-108-18L1Game Log

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