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Baseball on Friday, May 01, 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
Houston Astros2Atlanta Braves7BoxDerek Lowe (3-1)Mike Hampton (1-2)ATL  J Francoeur (3)Jeff Francoeur (29.0)
Florida Marlins6Chicago Cubs8BoxDavid Patton (1-1)Burke Badenhop (1-1)CHN  R Theriot (1)Ryan Theriot (55.9)
San Diego Padres0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxJonathan Broxton (3-0)Duaner Sanchez (1-1)NoneScott Hairston (13.1)
Arizona Diamondbacks5Milwaukee Brewers2BoxTony Pena (3-0)Carlos Villanueva (1-3)NoneTony Clark (42.2)
New York Mets7Philadelphia Phillies4BoxMike Pelfrey (3-0)Chan Ho Park (0-1)NYN  D Murphy (2)  PHI  C Utley (8)Daniel Murphy (17.8)
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxBronson Arroyo (4-1)Zach Duke (3-2)CIN  B Phillips (3)Willy Taveras (20.8)
Colorado Rockies2San Francisco Giants3BoxRandy Johnson (2-2)Ubaldo Jimenez (1-4)COL  C Iannetta (4)Randy Winn (13.0)
St. Louis Cardinals6Washington Nationals2BoxTodd Wellemeyer (2-2)Jordan Zimmermann (2-1)SLN  C Duncan (3), R Ludwick (6), A Pujols (9), J Thurston (1)  WAS  W Harris (1)Chris Duncan (22.2)
Cleveland Indians6Detroit Tigers5BoxCarl Pavano (1-3)Armando Galarraga (3-1)CLE  J Peralta (1)  DET  M Cabrera (5)Grady Sizemore (14.2)
Kansas City Royals5Minnesota Twins7BoxKevin Slowey (4-0)Sidney Ponson (0-4)MIN  J Mauer (1), J Morneau (6)Justin Morneau (46.3)
Los Angeles Angels9New York Yankees10BoxJonathan Albaladejo (2-1)Brian Fuentes (0-2)NYA  J Posada (4)Gary Matthews (44.5)
Oakland Athletics7Seattle Mariners8BoxShawn Kelley (1-1)Russ Springer (0-1)OAK  M Holliday (2)  SEA  R Branyan (5), F Gutierrez (2)Kurt Suzuki (33.0)
Boston Red Sox2Tampa Bay Rays6BoxAndy Sonnanstine (1-3)Justin Masterson (2-1)TBA  E Longoria (7), C Pena (10)Evan Longoria (42.3)
Chicago White Sox4Texas Rangers3BoxMark Buehrle (4-0)Derek Holland (0-1)TEX  I Kinsler (8)Jim Thome (31.8)
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays8BoxRoy Halladay (5-1)Mark Hendrickson (1-4)BAL  N Markakis (3)  TOR  A Lind (5)Kevin Millar (28.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers139.591--1171115-48-5L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1111.5002.01011016-65-5W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1112.4782.51001219-62-6W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals1013.4353.5102896-74-6L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians914.3914.51231346-63-8W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees158.652--1381457-18-7L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1510.6001.01501167-48-6W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1310.5652.01281139-34-7L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1013.4355.01201527-83-5L4Game Log
Tampa Bay Rays915.3756.51161054-55-10W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners1310.565--101915-58-5W1Game Log
Texas Rangers1111.5001.51261316-65-5L2Game Log
Los Angeles Angels1111.5001.51141235-76-4W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics812.4003.586904-54-7L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds148.636--82926-58-3W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals159.6251.0139989-46-5W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1310.5651.51011025-68-4L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1111.5003.0101796-45-7L3Game Log
Houston Astros1112.4783.580996-75-5L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs814.3646.01051105-53-9W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Florida Marlins1310.565--1181135-48-6L1Game Log
New York Mets1111.5001.51031016-65-5W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1111.5001.592926-45-7W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1011.4762.01231194-96-2L2Game Log
Washington Nationals616.2736.5961303-73-9L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers159.625--132967-18-8W2Game Log
Arizona Diamondbacks1310.5651.58910711-72-3W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1211.5222.5961166-46-7L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants1011.4763.580828-42-7W2Game Log
Colorado Rockies615.2867.51101111-85-7L1Game Log

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