Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.

Baseball on Saturday, August 08, 2009

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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago Cubs6Colorado Rockies5BoxRyan Dempster (6-5)Jason Marquis (12-8)CHN  K Fukudome (9), D Lee (23)  COL  C Barmes (15)Milton Bradley (29.7)
Milwaukee Brewers12Houston Astros5BoxManny Parra (7-8)Mike Hampton (7-9)HOU  C Lee (19)  MIL  P Fielder (27)Mike Rivera (14.3)
Atlanta Braves2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxKris Medlen (3-3)Guillermo Mota (3-3)ATL  K Johnson (8)Kelly Johnson (54.9)
Florida Marlins6Philadelphia Phillies4BoxBrian Sanches (2-1)Cole Hamels (7-7)FLO  C Coghlan (6), C Ross (20)Cody Ross (36.3)
St. Louis Cardinals5Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxAdam Wainwright (13-7)Charlie Morton (2-5)PIT  R Cedeno (7)Matt Holliday (14.6)
New York Mets1San Diego Padres3BoxMat Latos (4-1)Bobby Parnell (2-4)NYN  A Cora (1)Will Venable (21.2)
Cincinnati Reds2San Francisco Giants4BoxBarry Zito (8-10)Bronson Arroyo (10-11)SFN  B Molina (13), E Velez (3)Eugenio Velez (28.0)
Arizona Diamondbacks2Washington Nationals5BoxGarrett Mock (1-4)Dan Haren (11-7)ARI  M Reynolds (35)  WAS  J Bard (2), J Willingham (18)Josh Willingham (30.1)
Texas Rangers2Los Angeles Angels3BoxJered Weaver (12-3)Eddie Guardado (1-2)ANA  E Aybar (5), V Guerrero (6)  TEX  H Blalock (23)Vladimir Guerrero (26.9)
Cleveland Indians5Chicago White Sox8BoxD.J. Carrasco (4-1)Jess Todd (0-1)CHA  J Thome (21)Carlos Quentin (33.9)
Minnesota Twins11Detroit Tigers0BoxCarl Pavano (10-8)Justin Verlander (12-6)MIN  J Mauer (20)Joe Mauer (12.6)
Oakland Athletics6Kansas City Royals12BoxZack Greinke (11-7)Clayton Mortenson (0-1)KCA  M Jacobs (15), M Olivo (15)  OAK  M Ellis (5), T Everidge (1)Mike Jacobs (27.7)
Boston Red Sox0New York Yankees5BoxCC Sabathia (12-7)Clay Buchholz (1-2)NYA  D Jeter (12)Jose Molina (20.3)
Tampa Bay Rays10Seattle Mariners4BoxJames Shields (7-8)Chris Jakubauskas (5-7)SEA  F Gutierrez (13)  TBA  E Longoria (24), C Pena (28)Evan Longoria (32.0)
Baltimore Orioles2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxJason Frasor (6-2)Danys Baez (4-6)TOR  A Rios (14)Nick Markakis (15.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers5752.523--50549233-2024-32L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5753.5180.554253234-2023-33W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5061.4508.051850630-2920-32W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4961.4458.556458825-2924-32L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4961.4458.544156030-3019-31L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6743.609--61452335-2032-23W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5752.5239.556048232-2025-32L2Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays5456.49113.058049035-1919-37L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5356.48613.552748929-2724-29W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4763.42720.050958026-2821-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners6149.555--43648833-1828-31W2Game Log
Texas Rangers6049.5500.552548335-2325-26L2Game Log
Los Angeles Angels5553.5095.061454128-2627-27W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5456.4917.050054128-2626-30W2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers5951.536--51954727-2632-25L2Game Log
Houston Astros5951.536--45651934-2425-27W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5854.5182.049646131-2327-31W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5553.5093.047744434-1821-35W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5059.4598.543552229-2521-34L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4070.36419.045449725-2915-41L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins5852.527--50251432-2326-29W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5652.5191.056649327-3029-22L2Game Log
New York Mets5753.5181.047350833-2224-31L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves5556.4953.548945827-2628-30W2Game Log
Washington Nationals4467.39614.550860527-3117-36W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6248.564--44640538-1724-31W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6249.5590.555043734-2328-26L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies5951.5363.054048526-2433-27L1Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks5457.4868.550452632-2522-32L3Game Log
San Diego Padres5161.45512.042155530-2921-32W3Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.