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Thursday, May 6,1999

Thursday, May 6,1999

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Games on this date
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Chicago White Sox  2 Baltimore Orioles  4 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Sidney Ponson James Baldwin Mike Timlin 36,880 2:27
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Texas Rangers  2 Boston Red Sox  3 box | pbp Fenway Park Rheal Cormier Aaron Sele Tim Wakefield 21,412 2:59
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Seattle Mariners  4 Cleveland Indians  8 box | pbp Progressive Field Bartolo Colon Eric Weaver -- 41,962 3:18
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Anaheim Angels  2 Detroit Tigers  4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bryce Florie Chuck Finley Todd Jones 12,510 2:33
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 New York Yankees  4 Minnesota Twins  3 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Jason Grimsley Rick Aguilera Mariano Rivera 16,465 3:36
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Kansas City Royals  4 Tampa Bay Devil Rays  5 box | pbp Tropicana Field Scott Aldred Alvin Morman Roberto Hernandez 13,732 2:54
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Oakland Athletics  3 Toronto Blue Jays  2 box | pbp Rogers Centre Gil Heredia Chris Carpenter Billy Taylor 20,310 2:31
1999 reg season 1999-05-06 Pittsburgh Pirates  13 St. Louis Cardinals  3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Todd Ritchie Donovan Osborne -- 36,615 3:05
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1999 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 30 18 12 .600 0.0 180 168 12 L2 10-3 8-9 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1999 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 0.5 155 127 28 W2 7-4 9-7 2 5 8 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1999 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 27 14 13 .519 2.5 121 120 1 W1 5-6 9-7 3 6 13 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1999 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 3.0 154 163 -9 W1 6-10 9-5 4 7 14 -- dnq
1999 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 4.5 136 164 -28 W4 9-9 3-6 5 10 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1999 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 29 18 11 .621 0.0 128 140 -12 W1 8-4 10-7 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1999 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 1.0 178 122 56 W1 7-3 9-8 2 4 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
1999 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 26 12 14 .462 4.5 115 117 -2 L3 6-5 6-9 3 9 19 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 28 11 17 .393 6.5 133 168 -35 L2 6-10 5-7 4 13 26 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 26 10 16 .385 6.5 146 138 8 L1 4-11 6-5 5 14 27 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1999 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 28 17 11 .607 0.0 152 159 -7 L1 8-6 9-5 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1999 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 4.0 160 181 -21 L1 8-10 5-5 2 8 18 -- dnq
1999 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 29 12 17 .414 5.5 151 139 12 L1 7-7 5-10 3 11 24 -- dnq
1999 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 30 12 18 .400 6.0 161 164 -3 W2 6-11 6-7 4 12 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1999 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 0.0 138 132 6 W2 8-6 8-5 1 5 9 Yes dnq
1999 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 28 16 12 .571 0.5 129 107 22 L2 10-5 6-7 2 7 12 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1999 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 3.0 164 108 56 L2 9-7 4-7 3 9 17 -- Lost World Series (Yankees)
1999 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 26 10 16 .385 5.5 116 147 -31 L1 6-13 4-3 4 14 28 -- dnq
1999 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 28 7 21 .250 9.5 92 147 -55 L8 5-14 2-7 5 16 30 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1999 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 25 16 9 .640 0.0 113 132 -19 W2 10-3 6-6 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1999 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 1.0 150 134 16 W3 6-4 10-7 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1999 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 1.0 141 108 33 W2 8-5 8-6 3 3 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1999 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 4.0 131 127 4 L1 8-9 5-5 4 8 15 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 4.0 119 128 -9 W4 4-8 9-6 5 10 16 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 26 11 15 .423 5.5 112 118 -6 L1 7-8 4-7 6 13 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1999 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 28 19 9 .679 0.0 140 136 4 W1 10-2 9-7 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1999 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 29 17 12 .586 2.5 156 159 -3 L1 8-6 9-6 2 6 11 -- dnq
1999 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 6.0 140 149 -9 L2 4-1 7-12 3 11 20 -- dnq
1999 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 6.5 107 131 -24 L2 7-5 5-10 4 12 21 -- dnq
1999 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 29 10 19 .345 9.5 148 133 15 W1 5-5 5-14 5 15 29 -- Lost in 1st Round (Mets)
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Wade Boggs Tampa Bay Rays Injury DL - Strained left hamstring
Bryce Florie Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)
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