Baseball on Friday, May 16, 2008


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers3Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxDan Haren (5-2)Zach Miner (1-3)ARI  E Byrnes (4)  DET  M Cabrera (7)Chris Young (33.3)
Oakland Athletics2Atlanta Braves3BoxManny Acosta (2-1)Alan Embree (1-2)NoneBrian McCann (34.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs7BoxSean Gallagher (1-0)Tom Gorzelanny (3-4)CHN  M DeRosa (4), A Soriano 2 (8), G Soto (8)  PIT  J Bay (9), D Mientkiewicz (1)Aramis Ramirez (16.6)
Cleveland Indians3Cincinnati Reds4BoxDavid Weathers (1-2)Jensen Lewis (0-2)CIN  A Dunn (8), B Phillips (8)  CLE  C Blake (3), T Hafner (4), J Peralta (8)Brandon Phillips (17.0)
Minnesota Twins4Colorado Rockies2BoxNick Blackburn (4-2)Ubaldo Jimenez (1-4)NoneAdam Everett (29.0)
Kansas City Royals7Florida Marlins6BoxBrett Tomko (2-4)Andrew Miller (3-3)FLO  J Hermida (5), D Uggla (13)  KCA  M Olivo (5)Dan Uggla (15.5)
Toronto Blue Jays3Philadelphia Phillies10BoxJamie Moyer (3-3)David Purcey (0-1)PHI  J Werth 3 (9)Jayson Werth (25.3)
Chicago White Sox2San Francisco Giants0BoxGavin Floyd (4-2)Jonathan Sanchez (2-3)CHA  A Ramirez (1)Alexei Ramirez (36.1)
Tampa Bay Rays3St. Louis Cardinals1BoxAndy Sonnanstine (6-1)Braden Looper (5-3)SLN  C Duncan (4)Akinori Iwamura (13.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Los Angeles Angels4BoxJoe Saunders (7-1)Hiroki Kuroda (1-3)LAN  A Ethier (4)Andre Ethier (17.7)
Washington Nationals3Baltimore Orioles5BoxGarrett Olson (3-0)Shawn Hill (0-1)BAL  L Scott (3)Nick Markakis (24.8)
San Diego Padres6Seattle Mariners4BoxChris Young (4-3)Miguel Batista (3-5)SDN  T Iguchi (2)  SEA  K Johjima (2)Brian Giles (22.7)
Houston Astros8Texas Rangers16BoxJamey Wright (2-1)Wesley Wright (3-1)TEX  J Hamilton 2 (10), D Murphy (5), J Saltalamacchia (1), C Shelton (2), M Young (4)Josh Hamilton (50.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2220.524--17714714-128-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2120.5120.517918214-107-10W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2121.5001.01871659-812-13W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2021.4881.515317510-1210-9W5Game Log
Detroit Tigers1626.3816.01892268-128-14L5Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Tampa Bay Rays2517.595--18916216-89-9W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2419.5581.521619314-510-14L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2319.5482.017317713-610-13W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2123.4775.016517310-911-14L1Game Log
New York Yankees2022.4765.01731799-911-13L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Angels2519.568--19819713-1012-9W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2320.5351.519115812-911-11L4Game Log
Texas Rangers2122.4883.521623711-1010-12W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1627.3728.51752039-137-14L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2616.619--24517418-78-9W3Game Log
Houston Astros2419.5582.521619911-613-13L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2420.5453.019518515-109-10L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2021.4885.517719811-99-12L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2022.4766.020922512-88-14L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1923.4527.018621012-97-14W4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins2318.561--20319412-1011-8L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2419.5581.021119013-911-10W2Game Log
New York Mets2019.5132.018617812-98-10L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2120.5122.019615615-46-16W1Game Log
Washington Nationals1825.4196.017021110-118-14L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks2715.643--23217918-79-8W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2120.5125.520218211-910-11L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1726.39510.515020211-136-13L3Game Log
San Diego Padres1627.37211.51462048-108-17W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies1527.35712.01782227-118-16L6Game Log


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