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Baseball on Thursday, May 08, 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
Philadelphia Phillies3Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxBrandon Webb (8-0)Brett Myers (2-3)ARI  J Upton (6), C Young (8)Chris Burke (15.1)
San Diego Padres4Atlanta Braves5BoxManny Acosta (1-1)Joe Thatcher (0-4)NoneGreg Norton (20.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3Colorado Rockies9BoxJorge de la Rosa (1-1)Kyle Lohse (3-2)SLN  R Ludwick 2 (7)Chris Iannetta (19.5)
Milwaukee Brewers2Florida Marlins7BoxLogan Kensing (1-0)Carlos Villanueva (1-4)FLO  J Cantu (5), M Treanor (1)Jorge Cantu (13.8)
Washington Nationals8Houston Astros3BoxJohn Lannan (3-3)Brandon Backe (2-4)WAS  W Harris (1), R Mackowiak (1)Nick Johnson (18.9)
San Francisco Giants4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxFranquelis Osoria (2-1)Matt Cain (1-3)NoneJason Bay (41.6)
Minnesota Twins2Chicago White Sox6BoxJohn Danks (3-3)Kevin Slowey (0-2)CHA  J Dye (6), J Uribe (3)Juan Uribe (29.2)
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers1BoxJosh Beckett (4-2)Justin Verlander (1-6)BOS  K Youkilis (7)Kevin Youkilis (16.2)
Baltimore Orioles4Kansas City Royals1BoxDaniel Cabrera (3-1)Luke Hochevar (2-2)BAL  N Markakis (7)Nick Markakis (28.0)
Cleveland Indians3New York Yankees6BoxMike Mussina (5-3)Paul Byrd (1-3)NYA  W Betemit (1), R Cano (4), J Damon (5), J Giambi (6)Robinson Cano (17.8)
Texas Rangers5Seattle Mariners0BoxFranklyn German (1-0)Felix Hernandez (2-3)TEX  I Kinsler (3)Ian Kinsler (15.9)
Tampa Bay Rays8Toronto Blue Jays3BoxJ.P. Howell (1-0)Shawn Camp (0-1)TBA  G Gross (2), D Navarro (1), C Pena (8)  TOR  V Wells (5)Gabe Gross (29.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins1716.515--14014411-66-10L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1618.4711.51431378-118-7L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1618.4711.51531379-87-10W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1519.4412.51201506-109-9L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1521.4173.51721997-118-10L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2314.622--18715714-59-9W1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays1816.5293.515915010-78-9W1Game Log
New York Yankees1818.5004.51571569-99-9W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1818.5004.514415410-68-12W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1719.4725.514413210-97-10L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2214.611--17112912-910-5W4Game Log
Los Angeles Angels2214.611--17316610-812-6L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1620.4446.01631956-810-12W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1422.3898.01411618-106-12L3Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2214.611--16614214-78-7L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1915.5592.019515111-68-9L1Game Log
Houston Astros1817.5143.516516011-67-11L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1618.4715.01461687-69-12L6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1519.4416.01711929-76-12W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1421.4007.51461708-96-12W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins2014.588--15816012-98-5W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2016.5561.017315910-810-8L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1815.5451.516912414-44-11W6Game Log
New York Mets1715.5312.01521439-58-10W1Game Log
Washington Nationals1520.4295.514117010-85-12W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks2312.657--20114814-79-5W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1915.5593.517814711-68-9L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1421.4009.01171658-86-13L4Game Log
Colorado Rockies1421.4009.01571877-107-11W2Game Log
San Diego Padres1223.34311.01171666-96-14L4Game Log

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