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Baseball on Wednesday, August 20, 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
San Diego Padres6Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxDan Haren (14-6)Jake Peavy (9-9)ARI  A Dunn (34), C Snyder (13)  SDN  J Gerut (13), K Kouzmanoff (19)Conor Jackson (20.6)
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs1BoxBronson Arroyo (11-10)Ted Lilly (12-7)NoneEdwin Encarnacion (14.9)
Colorado Rockies4Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxTaylor Buchholz (6-3)Jonathan Broxton (3-5)COL  T Tulowitzki (5)Brad Hawpe (66.2)
Houston Astros2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxManny Parra (10-6)Wandy Rodriguez (7-6)MIL  J Hardy (19)J.J. Hardy (28.9)
Atlanta Braves3New York Mets6BoxMike Pelfrey (12-8)Jair Jurrjens (11-9)NYN  D Wright (24)Fernando Tatis (17.5)
Washington Nationals0Philadelphia Phillies4BoxBrett Myers (6-10)Collin Balester (2-6)PHI  G Dobbs (6)Greg Dobbs (27.0)
Florida Marlins5San Francisco Giants6BoxBrian Wilson (1-2)Matt Lindstrom (1-2)FLO  J Baker (5), J Hermida (16)  SFN  R Winn (7)John Baker (34.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals11BoxTodd Wellemeyer (11-4)Jason Davis (1-3)PIT  R Doumit (13)  SLN  R Ankiel (24), J LaRue (4)Ryan Doumit (18.2)
Boston Red Sox6Baltimore Orioles11BoxChris Waters (2-0)Clay Buchholz (2-9)BAL  R Hernandez (13), M Mora (21)  BOS  J Bay (26)Ramon Hernandez (34.6)
Seattle Mariners3Chicago White Sox15BoxGavin Floyd (13-6)R.A. Dickey (3-8)CHA  K Griffey (16), A Pierzynski (12), A Ramirez (14), N Swisher (20)  SEA  R Ibanez (20)Nick Swisher (15.5)
Kansas City Royals5Cleveland Indians8BoxJuan Rincon (3-3)Joakim Soria (1-3)CLE  F Gutierrez (7), J Peralta (20), K Shoppach 2 (14)Franklin Gutierrez (59.5)
Oakland Athletics1Minnesota Twins3BoxFrancisco Liriano (4-3)Dallas Braden (3-3)NoneJustin Morneau (26.9)
Los Angeles Angels5Tampa Bay Rays4BoxJose Arredondo (5-1)Grant Balfour (3-2)NoneCarlos Pena (44.5)
Detroit Tigers1Texas Rangers9BoxKevin Millwood (7-7)Nate Robertson (7-10)TEX  B Boggs (6), M Bradley (21), J Hamilton (29), T Metcalf 2 (4), M Young (11)Brandon Boggs (13.0)
New York Yankees5Toronto Blue Jays1BoxAndy Pettitte (13-9)David Purcey (2-4)NYA  D Jeter (8)Derek Jeter (17.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox7354.575--65954345-2028-34W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins7254.5710.564157946-2326-31W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6265.48811.064463433-2829-37L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5867.46414.059458135-2923-38W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals5571.43717.551963628-3427-37L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Tampa Bay Rays7749.611--57850247-1830-31L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7354.5754.565653943-1830-36L1Game Log
New York Yankees6759.53210.060755738-2729-32W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6561.51612.054049335-2730-34L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6265.48815.565164732-2630-39W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Angels7748.616--58752837-2340-25W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6365.49215.571477733-3030-35W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5769.45220.549451434-3323-36L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4680.36531.552464324-3822-42L6Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs7749.611--67850846-1831-31L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7355.5705.060054838-2435-31W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7158.5507.561956834-2937-29W1Game Log
Houston Astros6463.50413.557561534-2830-35L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5770.44920.558968334-3123-39L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5671.44121.553564032-3324-38W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7057.551--62355738-2332-34W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6858.5401.560453334-2734-31W3Game Log
Florida Marlins6562.5125.059061635-3130-31L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5671.44114.057257934-3122-40L4Game Log
Washington Nationals4483.34626.046663323-3921-44L12Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks6660.524--58754835-2631-34W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6462.5082.053350438-3026-32L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies5969.4618.060366034-2925-40W5Game Log
San Francisco Giants5472.42912.048159025-3729-35W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4878.38118.048659427-3821-40L3Game Log

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