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Baseball on Friday, April 17, 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.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
St. Louis Cardinals7Chicago Cubs8BoxAaron Heilman (2-0)Chris Perez (0-1)CHN  A Soriano (5)  SLN  B Barden (3), R Ludwick 2 (5)Alfonso Soriano (65.6)
Cincinnati Reds2Houston Astros1BoxNick Masset (1-0)Jose Valverde (0-1)CIN  R Hernandez (1)Ramon Hernandez (70.5)
Colorado Rockies3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxGuillermo Mota (1-0)Alan Embree (0-1)COL  B Hawpe (1)Andre Ethier (40.1)
Milwaukee Brewers4New York Mets5BoxJ.J. Putz (1-0)Seth McClung (0-1)MIL  R Braun (1)  NYN  G Sheffield (1)Ryan Braun (38.5)
San Diego Padres8Philadelphia Phillies7BoxCla Meredith (2-0)Ryan Madson (1-1)PHI  C Utley (2)  SDN  S Hairston (2), N Hundley (1), L Rodriguez (1)Scott Hairston (65.0)
Atlanta Braves0Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxPaul Maholm (2-0)Jair Jurrjens (2-1)PIT  N McLouth (3)Nate McLouth (11.1)
Arizona Diamondbacks0San Francisco Giants2BoxJonathan Sanchez (1-1)Dan Haren (0-3)SFN  A Torres (1)Andres Torres (10.3)
Florida Marlins3Washington Nationals2BoxLeo Nunez (1-0)Saul Rivera (0-2)FLO  J Baker (1), C Ross (2)Jeremy Hermida (32.6)
Baltimore Orioles8Boston Red Sox10BoxRamon Ramirez (1-0)Danys Baez (0-1)BAL  N Markakis (2)  BOS  J Bay (3), J Drew (3)Nick Green (29.7)
Los Angeles Angels9Minnesota Twins11BoxMatt Guerrier (1-0)Jason Bulger (0-1)MIN  B Harris (1), J Kubel (2)Jason Kubel (91.0)
Cleveland Indians5New York Yankees6BoxBrian Bruney (2-0)Jensen Lewis (1-1)CLE  M DeRosa (2)  NYA  M Cabrera (1), R Cano (3), J Damon (1), D Jeter (3), M Teixeira (2)Mark Teixeira (52.0)
Detroit Tigers3Seattle Mariners6BoxFelix Hernandez (2-0)Justin Verlander (0-2)NoneFranklin Gutierrez (31.4)
Chicago White Sox5Tampa Bay Rays6BoxJames Shields (2-1)Matt Thornton (0-1)CHA  J Dye (4), C Quentin (5)  TBA  C Pena (6), B Zobrist (2)Ben Zobrist (57.0)
Kansas City Royals12Texas Rangers3BoxGil Meche (1-0)Matt Harrison (0-2)KCA  C Crisp (2), M Jacobs (3), M Teahen (1)  TEX  H Blalock (3), M Byrd (2), J Saltalamacchia (2)Coco Crisp (29.7)
Oakland Athletics8Toronto Blue Jays5BoxAndrew Bailey (2-0)Brandon League (1-1)TOR  A Hill (4), M Scutaro (4)Bobby Crosby (19.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers64.600--59494-12-3L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals55.5001.043323-32-2L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox55.5001.042424-21-3L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians47.3642.558762-12-6L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins48.3333.050774-50-3L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles82.800--64795-13-1W3Game Log
New York Yankees83.7270.559622-06-3W5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays57.4174.082562-33-4L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox37.3005.047531-32-4L1Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays38.2735.557481-42-4W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners74.636--53352-25-2W1Game Log
Los Angeles Angels64.6000.545503-33-1W3Game Log
Texas Rangers55.5001.574744-31-2W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics55.5001.545452-43-1W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds63.667--38443-23-1W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals66.5001.572494-32-3L1Game Log
Houston Astros55.5001.527492-23-3L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs55.5001.552442-23-3W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates46.4002.541332-22-4W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers46.4002.545572-42-2L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins73.700--61354-23-1W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves64.6001.045504-22-2L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies54.5561.549621-34-1L2Game Log
New York Mets55.5002.052452-23-3W1Game Log
Washington Nationals27.2224.544591-21-5L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres83.727--52455-23-1W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers74.6361.059334-03-4W5Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks55.5002.538605-40-1L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies36.3334.047390-33-3L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants28.2005.535532-20-6W1Game Log

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