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Tuesday, May 7,2002

Tuesday, May 7,2002

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Detroit Tigers 3 Anaheim Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Seth Greisinger Ben Weber Juan Acevedo 15,315 2:43
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Cleveland Indians 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Jorge Julio Mark Wohlers -- 26,455 2:40
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Kansas City Royals 4 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Paul Byrd Matt Kinney Roberto Hernandez 12,229 2:37
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Boston Red Sox 9 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Rolando Arrojo Jim Mecir Ugueth Urbina 19,715 3:43
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Toronto Blue Jays 4 Seattle Mariners 1 box | pbp Safeco Field Roy Halladay James Baldwin Kelvim Escobar 34,500 2:44
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 New York Yankees 5 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 box | pbp Tropicana Field Mike Mussina Paul Wilson Mariano Rivera 15,031 2:42
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Chicago White Sox 11 Texas Rangers 6 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Mike Porzio Rob Bell Matt Ginter 20,108 3:00
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Arizona Diamondbacks 7 box | pbp Chase Field Mike Myers Joe Beimel Byung-Hyun Kim 32,204 2:58
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Turner Field Giovanni Carrara Kerry Ligtenberg Jesse Orosco 26,914 5:19
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 St. Louis Cardinals 0 Chicago Cubs 8 box | pbp Wrigley Field Kerry Wood Bud Smith -- 35,748 2:28
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Cinergy Field Elmer Dessens Glendon Rusch -- 16,167 2:45
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 San Diego Padres 4 Florida Marlins 12 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Ryan Dempster Robert Joseph Jones -- 6,098 3:06
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Colorado Rockies 5 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique John Thomson Tony Armas Jose Jimenez 3,780 2:58
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 San Francisco Giants 5 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Russ Ortiz Steve Trachsel -- 40,016 3:17
2002 reg season 2002-05-07 Houston Astros 4 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Carlos Silva Hipolito Pichardo Jose Mesa 12,321 3:12
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
2002 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 29 22 7 .759 0.0 178 104 74 W7 14-2 8-5 1 1 1 Yes dnq
2002 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 33 19 14 .576 5.0 167 128 39 W1 10-8 9-6 2 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Angels)
2002 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 7.0 155 148 7 W1 8-8 9-8 3 7 16 -- dnq
2002 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 30 10 20 .333 12.5 142 201 -59 W1 6-8 4-12 4 12 27 -- dnq
2002 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 31 9 22 .290 14.0 117 163 -46 L12 2-12 7-10 5 14 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
2002 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 34 21 13 .618 0.0 169 161 8 L1 6-10 15-3 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Angels)
2002 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.5 206 168 38 W1 8-9 12-4 2 4 6 Yes dnq
2002 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 33 16 17 .485 4.5 144 169 -25 L1 7-10 9-7 3 8 17 -- dnq
2002 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 8.5 124 173 -49 W1 4-13 7-7 4 11 26 -- dnq
2002 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 30 9 21 .300 10.0 124 169 -45 W1 5-11 4-10 5 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
2002 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 32 22 10 .688 0.0 194 150 44 L1 14-2 8-8 1 2 2 Yes dnq
2002 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 5.0 156 153 3 L1 7-8 10-7 2 6 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Twins)
2002 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 6.5 157 143 14 L1 9-6 6-10 3 9 19 -- Won World Series (Giants)
2002 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 8.0 151 154 -3 L1 7-8 7-10 4 10 21 -- 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
2002 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 0.0 137 119 18 L3 8-8 10-6 1 5 10 Yes dnq
2002 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 1.0 162 146 16 W2 8-8 9-7 2 8 12 -- dnq
2002 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 1.0 164 148 16 L5 7-8 10-7 3 7 14 -- dnq
2002 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 33 16 17 .485 2.5 120 133 -13 L1 8-8 8-9 4 10 18 -- Lost in 1st Round (Giants)
2002 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 5.0 138 164 -26 W4 3-12 10-7 5 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
2002 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 32 19 13 .594 0.0 132 125 7 W2 8-7 11-6 1 4 7 Yes dnq
2002 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 2.5 107 134 -27 L1 9-7 7-8 2 9 15 -- dnq
2002 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 4.5 155 148 7 L1 7-9 7-8 3 11 20 -- dnq
2002 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 33 14 19 .424 5.5 144 162 -18 L3 6-12 8-7 4 12 22 -- Lost NLCS (Giants)
2002 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 31 13 18 .419 5.5 122 126 -4 W3 7-8 6-10 5 13 23 -- dnq
2002 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 33 9 24 .273 10.5 116 160 -44 L3 2-15 7-9 6 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
2002 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 0.0 145 98 47 W5 9-7 11-4 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Angels)
2002 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 33 21 12 .636 0.0 172 143 29 W1 10-6 11-6 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2002 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 32 19 13 .594 1.5 121 105 16 W1 11-5 8-8 3 3 8 Yes dnq
2002 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 3.5 114 123 -9 L1 6-11 11-4 4 6 13 -- dnq
2002 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 7.5 144 159 -15 W1 4-12 9-7 5 15 25 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
  • 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
Kevin Nicholson -- Hist Released by Rockies
Bud Smith St. Louis Cardinals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Barry Zito Oakland Athletics Hist Signed to 4-year contract for 2002-2005 ($9.3m) [Extension] Club option for 2006 at $7m. 0.5--0.9--2.7--4.8
3 record(s)