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Sunday August 8,1993This 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 1993-08-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians6Baltimore Orioles7BoxTodd FrohwirthEric Plunk(none)
California Angels2Chicago White Sox1BoxMark LangstonJason BereMike Butcher
Boston Red Sox1Detroit Tigers5BoxTom BoltonJohn Dopson(none)
Oakland Athletics3Kansas City Royals4BoxHipolito PichardoRon DarlingJeff Montgomery
New York Yankees8Minnesota Twins6BoxSteve FarrRick Aguilera(none)
Seattle Mariners1Texas Rangers7BoxSteve DreyerRandy Johnson(none)
Milwaukee Brewers5Toronto Blue Jays2BoxRicky BonesPat Hentgen(none)
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves3BoxSteve AveryJeff FasseroGreg McMichael
Philadelphia Phillies5Florida Marlins6BoxCharlie HoughTerry MulhollandBryan Harvey
Cincinnati Reds8Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJohnny RuffinRoger McDowellRob Dibble
Pittsburgh Pirates3New York Mets2BoxZane SmithFrank Tanana(none)
Colorado Rockies5San Diego Padres2BoxMo SanfordDoug BrocailDarren Holmes
Houston Astros4San Francisco Giants1BoxMark PortugalBryan HickersonDoug Jones
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxGreg HibbardDonovan OsborneRandy Myers

Standings as of 1993-08-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1993 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Toronto Blue Jays1136449.566--5805364428-2536-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome493118.633
226Baltimore Orioles1116249.5591.05354775825-2837-21W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Oriole Park at Camden Yards512328.451
337Boston Red Sox1116249.5591.04784344427-3435-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park511833.353
448New York Yankees1136350.5581.05975356226-3037-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterGene MichaelYankee Stadium I492524.510
5817Detroit Tigers1125656.5007.56075862125-3031-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry WalkerTiger Stadium502921.580
61121Cleveland Indians1115160.45912.0527551-2416-4035-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartCleveland Stadium512526.490
71425Milwaukee Brewers1104466.40018.5488548-6021-3823-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium522527.481
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1993 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Chicago White Sox1106050.545--5474955230-2730-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron SchuelerComiskey Park II523418.654
2615Kansas City Royals1115754.5143.5480500-2026-2831-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium512724.529
3716Texas Rangers1115655.5054.55845315325-3132-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium513021.588
4918Seattle Mariners1115457.4866.5509510-124-3330-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome512823.549
51019California Angels1105357.4827.0469518-4918-3434-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienAnaheim Stadium521834.346
61222Minnesota Twins1084761.43512.0469571-10220-3327-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome542430.444
71323Oakland Athletics1084662.42613.0494572-7817-3629-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum542232.407
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1993 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Philadelphia Phillies1127042.625--61350510832-2438-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium502723.540
244St. Louis Cardinals1116348.5686.55264963025-2638-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II512427.471
3510Montreal Expos1136053.53110.5492497-523-3337-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteOlympic Stadium493415.694
4913Chicago Cubs1115754.51412.5490496-625-2731-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesWrigley Field512724.529
51020Pittsburgh Pirates1125260.46418.0483566-8326-3626-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium502327.460
61124Florida Marlins1114764.42322.5424480-5622-3725-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium511734.333
71327New York Mets1113972.35130.5467517-5021-3518-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium512031.392
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1993 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants1127438.661--58043015035-2039-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park502921.580
233Atlanta Braves1136647.5848.54944088633-2333-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium493811.776
3611Los Angeles Dodgers1105753.51816.04694571227-3230-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium522428.462
4712Cincinnati Reds1145955.51816.05355013425-3334-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium481434.292
5814Houston Astros1115754.51416.54924434926-2631-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome512823.549
61226San Diego Padres1124468.39330.0465524-5920-3524-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanRandy SmithJack Murphy Stadium501733.340
71428Colorado Rockies1113774.33336.5496706-21015-4022-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardMile High Stadium513021.588


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
William Suero2B26.274Granted Free Agency. 
Hector VillanuevaC-1B28.310Released by Cardinals.