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Wednesday May 4,1983This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1983-05-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels16Baltimore Orioles8BoxLuis SanchezScott McGregor(none)
Oakland Athletics1Boston Red Sox7BoxBruce HurstRick Langford(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2Chicago White Sox3BoxDennis LampBob McClureKevin Hickey
New York Yankees8Kansas City Royals1BoxShane RawleyVida Blue(none)
Cleveland Indians11Minnesota Twins7BoxDan SpillnerRon Davis(none)
Detroit Tigers1Seattle Mariners5BoxJim BeattieJack MorrisRoy Thomas
Texas Rangers1Toronto Blue Jays7BoxLuis LealRick Honeycutt(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxTom NiedenfuerManny Sarmiento(none)
Atlanta Braves1Montreal Expos4BoxSteve RogersRick Camp(none)
Houston Astros4New York Mets3BoxMike LaCossRick Ownbey(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Philadelphia Phillies9BoxSteve CarltonRich Gale(none)
St. Louis Cardinals0San Diego Padres10BoxEric ShowJoaquin Andujar(none)
Chicago Cubs4San Francisco Giants7BoxAtlee HammakerPaul Moskau(none)

Standings as of 1983-05-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Boston Red Sox22139.591--100102-27-66-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1406575.464
249Baltimore Orioles231310.5650.5127107206-67-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1398554.612
4712Milwaukee Brewers231211.5221.511491239-103-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1397564.540
3611Cleveland Indians231211.5221.51029757-75-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1395881.417
5914Toronto Blue Jays221111.5002.0999454-67-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1407862.557
61017New York Yankees241113.4583.0105118-135-86-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschYankee Stadium I1388058.580
71321Detroit Tigers21912.4293.5959236-93-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1418358.589
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125California Angels241410.583--143111324-410-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1385682.406
238Kansas City Royals21129.5710.593105-124-38-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1416774.475
3510Oakland Athletics241311.5421.092106-144-59-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1386177.442
4813Texas Rangers251312.5201.59984154-79-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinArlington Stadium1376473.467
51118Chicago White Sox221012.4553.0105110-54-86-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1408951.636
61220Minnesota Twins251114.4403.5120134-144-67-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1375978.431
71424Seattle Mariners27918.3336.582125-432-87-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome1355184.378
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Philadelphia Phillies22148.636--12384395-59-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1407664.543
246St. Louis Cardinals19118.5791.5818103-38-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II1436875.476
357Montreal Expos21129.5711.58373107-35-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1417071.496
4819Pittsburgh Pirates20911.4504.07374-16-43-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1427567.528
51125New York Mets21615.2867.56795-281-95-6L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1416279.440
61226Chicago Cubs23617.2618.575109-342-104-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1396574.468
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves22166.727--10373306-510-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1407268.514
222Los Angeles Dodgers24177.708--10388159-38-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1387464.536
3616Cincinnati Reds261313.5005.0120108127-96-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1366175.449
4715San Diego Padres241212.5005.0121107147-105-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1386969.500
5922Houston Astros261115.4237.094124-306-55-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1367462.544
61023San Francisco Giants24915.3758.094121-274-75-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park1387068.507


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bob JamesP24.262Purchased by Expos from Tigers. 
Efrain ValdezP16.297Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Padres. 
Chris WelshP28.020Purchased by Expos from Padres.