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Tuesday, August 24,1999

Tuesday, August 24,1999

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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 1999-08-24 Toronto Blue Jays  5 Anaheim Angels  1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Pat Hentgen Ramon Ortiz Billy Koch 21,492 2:49
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Baltimore Orioles  5 Kansas City Royals  3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Scott Kamieniecki Derek Wallace Mike Timlin 12,171 3:20
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Boston Red Sox  7 Minnesota Twins  1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Pedro Martinez Jason Ryan -- 12,332 2:46
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Cleveland Indians  10 Oakland Athletics  11 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis T.J. Mathews Paul Shuey -- 17,417 3:22
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Detroit Tigers  0 Seattle Mariners  5 box | pbp Safeco Field Freddy Garcia Willie Blair -- 42,517 2:30
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Chicago White Sox  5 Tampa Bay Devil Rays  6 box | pbp Tropicana Field Wilson Alvarez Jim Parque Roberto Hernandez 13,106 2:39
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 New York Yankees  10 Texas Rangers  7 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Ramiro Mendoza Corey Lee Mariano Rivera 39,727 4:07
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Cincinnati Reds  4 Atlanta Braves  6 box | pbp Turner Field John Smoltz Pete Harnisch John Rocker 38,049 2:06
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 San Francisco Giants  12 Chicago Cubs  4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Shawn Estes Andrew Lorraine -- 25,501 2:54
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Arizona Diamondbacks  5 Florida Marlins  4 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Andy Benes Armando Almanza Matt Mantei 13,689 2:33
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Los Angeles Dodgers  5 Milwaukee Brewers  2 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Judd Scott Karl Jeff Shaw 21,828 2:56
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 St. Louis Cardinals  4 Montreal Expos  8 box | pbp Stade Olympique Javier Vazquez Kent Bottenfield Ugueth Urbina 17,142 2:42
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Houston Astros  5 New York Mets  1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Billy Wagner Dennis Cook -- 35,673 3:14
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 San Diego Padres  2 Philadelphia Phillies  18 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Paul Byrd Stan Spencer -- 18,126 2:56
1999 reg season 1999-08-24 Colorado Rockies  3 Pittsburgh Pirates  2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Curt Leskanic Mike Williams Dave Veres 13,221 2:48
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 125 69 56 .552 0.0 695 559 136 L2 37-27 32-29 1 4 6 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1999 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 128 70 58 .547 0.5 710 671 39 W2 38-27 32-31 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1999 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 126 67 59 .532 2.5 641 584 57 W2 36-28 31-31 3 6 12 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1999 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 125 65 60 .520 4.0 665 648 17 W3 32-29 33-31 4 7 14 -- dnq
1999 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 126 60 66 .476 9.5 614 725 -111 W6 28-33 32-33 5 9 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 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 125 72 53 .576 0.0 775 664 111 L2 38-25 34-28 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
1999 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 125 62 63 .496 10.0 611 677 -66 L3 37-25 25-38 2 8 16 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 125 55 70 .440 17.0 573 693 -120 L3 29-34 26-36 3 11 26 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 124 54 70 .435 17.5 549 673 -124 L3 28-33 26-37 4 12 27 -- dnq
1999 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 125 45 80 .360 27.0 685 726 -41 L5 22-39 23-41 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 127 74 53 .583 0.0 740 677 63 W5 43-19 31-34 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1999 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 125 70 55 .560 3.0 701 739 -38 W2 36-29 34-26 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1999 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 126 60 66 .476 13.5 712 641 71 W1 36-29 24-37 3 10 19 -- dnq
1999 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 125 54 71 .432 19.0 515 637 -122 L1 31-31 23-40 4 13 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 East New York Mets franchise | log 127 70 57 .551 0.0 676 580 96 L1 38-27 32-30 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1999 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 128 70 58 .547 0.5 674 550 124 W6 39-26 31-32 2 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1999 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 125 67 58 .536 2.0 683 608 75 L3 33-31 34-27 3 5 10 -- dnq
1999 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 125 57 68 .456 12.0 564 670 -106 W1 31-33 26-35 4 13 23 -- dnq
1999 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 124 52 72 .419 16.5 548 641 -93 L4 29-36 23-36 5 16 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 Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 124 72 52 .581 0.0 633 538 95 L2 37-30 35-22 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1999 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 127 71 56 .559 2.5 637 514 123 W1 37-27 34-29 2 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1999 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 127 68 59 .535 5.5 642 677 -35 L1 35-26 33-33 3 6 11 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 123 63 60 .512 8.5 590 714 -124 W1 35-25 28-35 4 8 15 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 15.0 607 661 -54 L4 24-35 33-32 5 12 22 -- dnq
1999 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 126 57 69 .452 16.0 621 608 13 L4 36-31 21-38 6 14 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 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 124 65 59 .524 0.0 667 643 24 L1 34-28 31-31 1 7 13 Yes dnq
1999 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 127 62 65 .488 4.5 696 797 -101 W2 34-26 28-39 2 9 17 -- dnq
1999 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 126 60 66 .476 6.0 688 524 164 W4 28-31 32-35 3 10 18 -- Lost in 1st Round (Mets)
1999 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 126 59 67 .468 7.0 615 624 -9 W3 30-31 29-36 4 11 21 -- dnq
1999 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 126 56 70 .444 10.0 542 606 -64 W2 33-28 23-42 5 15 25 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
Tips/tools for using data gri ds:

  • 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
Chris Capuano Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed out of draft (Duke)
Joey Nation Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Atlanta Braves with Micah Bowie and Ruben Quevedo to Chicago Cubs for Jose Hernandez (7/31/1999) and Terry Mulholland (7/31/1999)
Mike Matthews St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Boston Red Sox with Dave Benham to St. Louis Cardinals for Kent Mercker
Kent Mercker Boston Red Sox Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to Boston Red Sox for Mike Matthews and Dave Benham
Carlos Febles Kansas City Royals Injury DL - Dislocated left little finger
Jason Christiansen Pittsburgh Pirates Injury DL - Cervical strain
Glen Barker Houston Astros Injury DL - Left oblique muscle
Bobby Hughes Milwaukee Brewers Injury DL - Strained right elbow
Bobby Higginson Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
9 record(s)
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