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Wednesday, August 18,1999

Wednesday, August 18,1999

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Minnesota Twins 0 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Scott Erickson LaTroy Hawkins -- 38,820 2:17
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Oakland Athletics 4 Boston Red Sox 7 box | pbp Fenway Park Rich Garces Kevin Appier Derek Lowe 32,405 2:48
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Anaheim Angels 3 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field James Baldwin Mike Magnante Bob Howry 11,666 2:20
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Texas Rangers 6 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Progressive Field John Burkett Charles Nagy -- 42,997 2:38
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 4 Detroit Tigers 0 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Wilson Alvarez Dave Borkowski Albie Lopez 21,311 3:00
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Kansas City Royals 3 New York Yankees 0 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Dan Reichert Andy Pettitte Jeff Montgomery 38,947 3:14
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Seattle Mariners 5 Toronto Blue Jays 1 box | pbp Rogers Centre Freddy Garcia David Wells Jose Paniagua 38,224 2:53
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Chicago Cubs 1 Arizona Diamondbacks 3 box | pbp Chase Field Andy Benes Kevin Tapani Matt Mantei 41,571 2:31
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Pittsburgh Pirates 12 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Francisco Cordova Brett Tomko -- 19,733 2:41
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Atlanta Braves 1 Colorado Rockies 4 box | pbp Coors Field Dave Veres John Rocker -- 46,553 2:31
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome Brian Williams Eric Plunk Billy Wagner 23,540 2:50
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Florida Marlins 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Darren Dreifort Brian Meadows -- 36,463 2:13
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 New York Mets 9 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Masato Yoshii Stan Spencer -- 24,519 2:50
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Montreal Expos 4 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Candlestick Park Russ Ortiz Javier Vazquez Robb Nen 14,358 2:43
1999 reg season 1999-08-18 Philadelphia Phillies 6 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Scott Aldred Rich Croushore Wayne Gomes 38,047 3:00
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 New York Yankees franchise | log 119 67 52 .563 0.0 648 533 115 L1 37-26 30-26 1 4 5 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1999 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 123 67 56 .545 2.0 678 654 24 L4 38-27 29-29 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1999 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 120 65 55 .542 2.5 623 557 66 W1 36-27 29-28 3 6 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1999 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 119 61 58 .513 6.0 630 624 6 W2 30-27 31-31 4 7 14 -- dnq
1999 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 121 55 66 .455 13.0 591 703 -112 W1 23-33 32-33 5 10 24 -- 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 Cleveland Indians franchise | log 119 68 51 .571 0.0 736 641 95 L1 37-25 31-26 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
1999 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 119 60 59 .504 8.0 578 643 -65 W3 37-24 23-35 2 8 16 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 120 54 66 .450 14.5 550 674 -124 L1 29-34 25-32 3 11 25 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 118 53 65 .449 14.5 532 638 -106 L3 27-29 26-36 4 12 26 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 119 44 75 .370 24.0 669 701 -32 W1 22-37 22-38 5 14 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 121 69 52 .570 0.0 711 633 78 W1 38-19 31-33 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1999 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 120 68 52 .567 0.5 684 718 -34 W6 34-26 34-26 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1999 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 120 56 64 .467 12.5 679 602 77 L1 33-27 23-37 3 9 18 -- dnq
1999 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 119 50 69 .420 18.0 491 607 -116 L4 28-29 22-40 4 13 29 -- 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 120 66 54 .550 0.0 641 577 64 W1 32-27 34-27 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1999 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 122 67 55 .549 0.0 652 555 97 W1 35-25 32-30 2 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1999 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 122 64 58 .525 3.0 640 530 110 L3 34-26 30-32 3 7 13 -- Lost World Series (Yankees)
1999 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 120 55 65 .458 11.0 534 643 -109 L1 30-32 25-33 4 13 22 -- dnq
1999 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 121 52 69 .430 14.5 536 625 -89 L1 29-33 23-36 5 16 28 -- 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 Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 118 69 49 .585 0.0 610 515 95 W3 34-29 35-20 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1999 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 122 68 54 .557 3.0 614 496 118 W3 37-26 31-28 2 2 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1999 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 122 66 56 .541 5.0 613 638 -25 L1 35-26 31-30 3 5 11 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 119 60 59 .504 9.5 573 682 -109 L2 32-24 28-35 4 8 15 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 120 56 64 .467 14.0 606 587 19 L3 35-27 21-37 5 10 19 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 118 55 63 .466 14.0 588 621 -33 L4 23-31 32-32 6 11 20 -- 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 San Francisco Giants franchise | log 120 63 57 .525 0.0 633 632 1 W1 34-28 29-29 1 6 12 Yes dnq
1999 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 122 60 62 .492 4.0 666 773 -107 W3 34-25 26-37 2 9 17 -- dnq
1999 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 121 56 65 .463 7.5 666 507 159 W2 28-31 28-34 3 12 21 -- Lost in 1st Round (Mets)
1999 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 121 55 66 .455 8.5 580 600 -20 W1 30-31 25-35 4 14 23 -- dnq
1999 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 121 54 67 .446 9.5 526 569 -43 L1 33-28 21-39 5 15 27 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Clint Nageotte Seattle Mariners Hist Signed out of draft (Ohio HS)
Brendan Donnelly Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1999-1999 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Turner Ward Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1999-1999 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Rich Becker Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Milwaukee Brewers to Oakland Athletics for Carl Dale (8/20/1999)
4 record(s)