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Baseball on Sunday, May 18, 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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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers0Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxRandy Johnson (4-1)Nate Robertson (1-5)NoneChris Burke (12.3)
Oakland Athletics2Atlanta Braves5BoxJo-Jo Reyes (2-1)Justin Duchscherer (3-3)OAK  B Crosby (3)Brian McCann (27.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs4BoxJason Marquis (2-3)Phil Dumatrait (1-2)PIT  A LaRoche (5)Adam LaRoche (26.9)
Cleveland Indians4Cincinnati Reds6BoxEdinson Volquez (7-1)Cliff Lee (6-1)CIN  A Dunn (10), J Votto (9)  CLE  M Aubrey (1)Ken Griffey (14.0)
Minnesota Twins2Colorado Rockies6BoxJeff Francis (1-4)Kevin Slowey (0-4)COL  C Barmes (3), T Helton (4)  MIN  J Morneau (8)Todd Helton (37.0)
Kansas City Royals9Florida Marlins3BoxZack Greinke (5-1)Burke Badenhop (1-3)FLO  M Jacobs (11)  KCA  J Guillen (5), M Teahen (2)Jose Guillen (32.8)
Toronto Blue Jays6Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJason Frasor (1-0)Rudy Seanez (2-3)PHI  P Burrell (10), R Howard (10)  TOR  L Overbay (2)Shannon Stewart (33.6)
Chicago White Sox13San Francisco Giants8BoxMatt Thornton (1-0)Tyler Walker (1-2)CHA  O Cabrera 2 (3), J Crede (8), C Quentin (11)  SFN  R Aurilia (4)Bengie Molina (47.1)
Tampa Bay Rays4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxChris Perez (1-0)Gary Glover (0-2)SLN  R Ludwick (11)  TBA  C Crawford (4)Aaron Miles (44.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Los Angeles Angels10BoxJered Weaver (3-5)Derek Lowe (2-4)ANA  M Napoli 2 (10)Mike Napoli (35.1)
Washington Nationals2Baltimore Orioles1BoxJohn Lannan (4-4)Jeremy Guthrie (2-4)WAS  C Guzman (4)Cristian Guzman (25.9)
Milwaukee Brewers7Boston Red Sox11BoxJosh Beckett (5-3)Carlos Villanueva (2-5)BOS  D Ortiz 2 (10), D Pedroia (2), K Youkilis (9)  MIL  R Braun 2 (13), P Fielder (6), J Hardy (2)David Ortiz (34.0)
New York Mets11New York Yankees2BoxOliver Perez (4-3)Chien-Ming Wang (6-2)NYA  H Matsui (6)  NYN  R Church (9), J Reyes (4)Moises Alou (22.7)
San Diego Padres2Seattle Mariners3BoxArthur Rhodes (2-0)Heath Bell (0-3)SDN  A Gonzalez (11)Jose Lopez (59.9)
Houston Astros5Texas Rangers4BoxBrandon Backe (3-5)Kason Gabbard (1-1)TEX  M Bradley (8), D Murphy (6)Mark Loretta (13.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2321.523--2031749-814-13W5Game Log
Cleveland Indians2222.5001.018315714-128-10L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2122.4881.516518510-1211-10W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2122.4881.518319114-107-12L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1727.3866.01922328-129-15L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2719.587--23920917-510-14W3Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays2519.5681.020117616-89-11L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2420.5452.018018414-710-13L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2323.5004.017718110-913-14W2Game Log
New York Yankees2024.4556.01791979-1111-13L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Angels2620.565--21120514-1112-9W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2421.5331.519816712-912-12L1Game Log
Texas Rangers2223.4893.522624412-1110-12L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1827.4007.518220711-137-14W2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2717.614--25518419-88-9W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2620.5652.020919717-109-10W2Game Log
Houston Astros2520.5562.522320911-614-14W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2123.4776.019621614-97-14W6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2123.4776.021923512-89-15L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2024.4557.019322111-99-15L5Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins2419.558--21320613-1111-8L1Game Log
New York Mets2219.5371.020418412-910-10W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2421.5331.021920213-1111-10L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2221.5122.020516316-56-16W1Game Log
Washington Nationals1926.4226.017721810-119-15W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Arizona Diamondbacks2816.636--23818219-89-8W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2221.5125.521019511-911-12L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies1727.38611.01872269-118-16W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1728.37811.515921811-156-13L5Game Log
San Diego Padres1629.35612.51502118-108-19L2Game Log


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