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Tuesday, August 31,2004

Tuesday, August 31,2004

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Los Angeles Dodgers  4  Arizona Diamondbacks  1  box | pbp Chase Field Eric Gagne Brian Bruney Giovanni Carrara 39,167 3:46
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Houston Astros  8  Cincinnati Reds  0  box | pbp Great American Ballpark Brandon Backe Aaron Harang -- 19,586 2:59
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  Milwaukee Brewers  4  box | pbp Miller Park Matt Wise John Van Benschoten Danny Kolb 13,704 2:58
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Chicago Cubs  0  Montreal Expos  8  box | pbp Stade Olympique Livan Hernandez Mark Prior -- 7,162 2:51
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Florida Marlins  5  New York Mets  0  box | pbp Shea Stadium Josh Beckett Steve Trachsel -- 17,770 2:47
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Atlanta Braves  5  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Citizens Bank Park Mike Hampton Eric Milton -- 36,028 2:49
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Colorado Rockies  5  San Francisco Giants  9  box | pbp AT&T Park Brett Tomko Jeff Francis Dustin Hermanson 38,305 2:44
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 San Diego Padres  3  St. Louis Cardinals  9  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Woody Williams Brian Lawrence -- 30,816 2:25
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Anaheim Angels  7  Boston Red Sox  10  box | pbp Fenway Park Curt Schilling John Lackey Keith Foulke 35,040 3:00
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Oakland Athletics  7  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Rich Harden Felix Diaz -- 18,841 2:31
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Detroit Tigers  8  Kansas City Royals  9  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jeremy Affeldt Ugueth Urbina -- 19,471 3:11
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Texas Rangers  5  Minnesota Twins  8  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Juan Rincon Carlos Almanzar -- 20,510 3:37
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Cleveland Indians  22  New York Yankees  0  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jake Westbrook Javier Vazquez -- 51,777 3:02
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Baltimore Orioles  10  Tampa Bay Devil Rays  6  box | pbp Tropicana Field Buddy Groom Lance Carter -- 8,620 4:01
2004 reg season Aug 31,2004 Seattle Mariners  7  Toronto Blue Jays  5  box | pbp Rogers Centre Scott Atchison Kerry Ligtenberg J.J. Putz 21,174 2:56
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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  • 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 team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2004 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 131 81 50 .618 0.0 722 663 59 L2 38-31 43-19 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
2004 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 130 77 53 .592 3.5 749 608 141 W7 32-32 45-21 2 3 4 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
2004 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 130 59 71 .454 21.5 660 704 -44 W2 30-36 29-35 3 10 22 -- dnq
2004 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 131 59 72 .450 22.0 576 652 -76 L4 23-41 36-31 4 11 23 -- dnq
2004 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 132 54 78 .409 27.5 588 672 -84 L1 22-43 32-35 5 12 27 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2004 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 131 73 58 .557 0.0 629 590 39 W1 34-30 39-28 1 6 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2004 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 133 67 66 .504 7.0 737 719 18 W2 27-38 40-28 2 7 15 -- dnq
2004 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 130 64 66 .492 8.5 691 658 33 L1 29-35 35-31 3 8 17 -- dnq
2004 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 132 61 71 .462 12.5 695 683 12 L1 29-39 32-32 4 9 20 -- dnq
2004 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 131 46 85 .351 27.0 569 751 -182 W1 17-48 29-37 5 14 29 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2004 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 131 78 53 .595 0.0 670 571 99 W8 33-34 45-19 1 2 3 Yes dnq
2004 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 131 75 56 .573 3.0 684 610 74 L1 37-28 38-28 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2004 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 4.5 694 635 59 L2 31-35 42-22 3 5 8 -- dnq
2004 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 131 51 80 .389 27.0 567 673 -106 W5 19-46 32-34 4 13 28 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2004 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 131 77 54 .588 0.0 650 543 107 W2 38-28 39-26 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Astros)
2004 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 130 68 62 .523 8.5 580 549 31 W5 33-33 35-29 2 7 13 -- dnq
2004 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 132 65 67 .492 12.5 663 659 4 L2 32-33 33-34 3 9 16 -- dnq
2004 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 17.0 577 590 -13 L4 28-38 32-33 4 12 21 -- dnq
2004 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 132 56 76 .424 21.5 518 622 -104 W1 24-41 32-35 5 14 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2004 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 131 87 44 .664 0.0 705 526 179 W4 44-21 43-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Red Sox)
2004 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 132 72 60 .545 15.5 640 543 97 L1 35-32 37-28 2 4 10 Yes dnq
2004 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 132 69 63 .523 18.5 645 581 64 W5 36-30 33-33 3 8 14 -- Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
2004 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 131 62 69 .473 25.0 607 730 -123 L2 28-37 34-32 4 10 18 -- dnq
2004 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 131 61 70 .466 26.0 566 594 -28 L1 29-38 32-32 5 11 19 -- dnq
2004 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 130 56 74 .431 30.5 508 626 -118 W1 25-39 31-35 6 13 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2004 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 131 77 54 .588 0.0 621 525 96 W3 38-29 39-25 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2004 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 134 73 61 .545 5.5 703 672 31 W1 34-32 39-29 2 5 11 Yes dnq
2004 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 131 71 60 .542 6.0 612 559 53 L1 38-27 33-33 3 6 12 -- dnq
2004 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 131 55 76 .420 22.0 675 763 -88 L8 24-41 31-35 4 15 26 -- dnq
2004 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 132 41 91 .311 36.5 512 742 -230 L2 21-45 20-46 5 16 30 -- dnq
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 team name statusshort Transaction Description
Mike DiFelice Chicago Cubs Hist Traded by Detroit Tigers to Chicago Cubs for future considerations
Chad Durbin Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Claimed on waivers from Indians by Diamondbacks
Sandy Martinez Boston Red Sox Hist Sold by Cleveland Indians to Boston Red Sox
Pat Borders Minnesota Twins Hist Traded from Seattle Mariners to Minnesota Twins for B.J. Garbe
Ben Grieve Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Milwaukee Brewers to Chicago Cubs for Andy Pratt (9/3/2004)
Dave Williams Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)