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Games on 1982-05-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles2California Angels7BoxSteve RenkoMike FlanaganDon Aase
Chicago White Sox7Detroit Tigers4BoxJerry KoosmanElias Sosa(none)
Minnesota Twins1Milwaukee Brewers12BoxMike CaldwellTerry Felton(none)
Cleveland Indians8Oakland Athletics5BoxLen BarkerMike NorrisDan Spillner
New York Yankees9Seattle Mariners4BoxRon GuidryJim BeattieRich Gossage
Boston Red Sox2Texas Rangers1BoxChuck RaineyJon MatlackMark Clear
Kansas City Royals1Toronto Blue Jays2BoxMark BombackDave FrostRoy Lee Jackson
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs3BoxDickie NolesJoe NiekroBill Campbell
Pittsburgh Pirates4Cincinnati Reds2BoxManny SarmientoBob Shirley(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers10Montreal Expos8BoxSteve HoweBill GullicksonTom Niedenfuer
San Francisco Giants8New York Mets3BoxGary LavelleEd Lynch(none)
San Diego Padres1Philadelphia Phillies5BoxDick RuthvenJohn Montefusco(none)
Atlanta Braves7St. Louis Cardinals8BoxBruce SutterRick Camp(none)

Standings as of 1982-05-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1982 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox28199.679--12591349-210-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1347064.522
246Milwaukee Brewers251510.6002.5140105358-47-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1378057.584
357Detroit Tigers271611.5932.5112100128-88-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1356768.496
4918Cleveland Indians251114.4406.5136126104-57-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1376770.489
51020Toronto Blue Jays261115.4237.0114131-174-97-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1366769.493
71123New York Yankees251015.4007.599101-26-54-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschYankee Stadium I1376968.504
61222Baltimore Orioles251015.4007.5113114-12-88-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1378453.613
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1982 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Chicago White Sox25169.640--11191209-37-6W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1377166.518
235California Angels291811.621--11896228-910-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1337558.564
369Oakland Athletics291613.5522.0135135010-76-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy MartinOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1335281.391
4710Kansas City Royals261412.5382.5117132-155-99-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1367660.559
5813Seattle Mariners301416.4674.5115133-185-129-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome1326270.470
61325Minnesota Twins301020.3338.5116156-403-137-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1325082.379
71426Texas Rangers24717.2928.585125-404-83-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1385781.413
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1982 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123St. Louis Cardinals291910.655--147127209-610-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II1337360.549
2512Montreal Expos241212.5004.59583128-64-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1387464.536
3615New York Mets281315.4645.5108113-57-106-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1345282.388
4816Philadelphia Phillies261214.4625.599114-157-95-5W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1367759.566
51019Pittsburgh Pirates251114.4406.0127141-147-64-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1377364.533
61224Chicago Cubs281018.3578.5122134-124-106-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1346371.470
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1982 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves28199.679--1331052810-39-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1347064.522
238San Diego Padres261511.5773.0126109174-511-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1366670.485
3411Los Angeles Dodgers281513.5364.0121110116-79-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1347361.545
4714San Francisco Giants281315.4646.0116130-144-79-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park1347460.552
5917Cincinnati Reds271215.4446.510910365-67-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1354986.363
61121Houston Astros291217.4147.5106140-347-105-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1336568.489


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Rodney Scott2B-SS28.204Released by Expos.