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Monday August 16,1999This 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 1999-08-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics5Boston Red Sox6BoxDerek LoweDoug Jones(none)
Anaheim Angels1Chicago White Sox6BoxMike SirotkaJarrod Washburn(none)
Texas Rangers13Cleveland Indians5BoxMike MunozRicardo Rincon(none)
Tampa Bay Rays9Detroit Tigers1BoxRolando ArrojoJeff Weaver(none)
Minnesota Twins0New York Yankees2BoxRoger ClemensEric MiltonMariano Rivera
Seattle Mariners7Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJamie MoyerChris CarpenterJose Mesa
Chicago Cubs3Arizona Diamondbacks10BoxRandy JohnsonJon Lieber(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Cincinnati Reds9BoxJuan GuzmanPete Schourek(none)
Atlanta Braves14Colorado Rockies6BoxGreg MadduxBobby Jones(none)
Milwaukee Brewers0Houston Astros2BoxJose LimaKyle PetersonBilly Wagner
Florida Marlins7Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxVladimir NunezChan Ho Park(none)
New York Mets4San Diego Padres3BoxDennis CookWill CunnaneArmando Benitez
Montreal Expos4San Francisco Giants7BoxJoe NathanTony ArmasRobb Nen
Philadelphia Phillies3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxKent MerckerRandy WolfRicky Bottalico

Standings as of 1999-08-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134New York Yankees1176651.564--64352811536-2530-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I453213.711
256Toronto Blue Jays1216754.5541.06726413138-2529-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome411724.415
3610Boston Red Sox1186454.5422.56155417435-2629-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park443014.682
4715Baltimore Orioles1175958.5047.0620621-128-2731-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerFrank WrenOriole Park at Camden Yards451926.422
51124Tampa Bay Rays1195465.45413.0586700-11423-3331-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field431528.349
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians1176750.573--73162011136-2431-26W7T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field453015.667
2816Chicago White Sox1175859.4969.0570637-6735-2423-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II441727.386
31022Minnesota Twins1165363.45713.5529628-9927-2926-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome441034.227
41226Detroit Tigers1185365.44914.5547669-12228-3325-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium431627.372
51430Kansas City Royals1174374.36824.0664696-3222-3721-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium442123.477
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Texas Rangers1196851.571--6906286238-1930-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington432716.628
245Seattle Mariners1186652.5591.5671712-4134-2632-26W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardSafeco Field,The Kingdome441331.295
3920Oakland Athletics1185563.46612.56635946933-2722-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum443212.727
41329Anaheim Angels1175067.42717.0485599-11428-2922-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field452025.444
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127Philadelphia Phillies1186553.551--6305666432-2733-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium441232.273
238New York Mets1206654.550--6415519035-2531-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium433112.721
3612Atlanta Braves1206456.5332.063752311434-2630-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field42393.929
41221Montreal Expos1185464.45811.0528637-10930-3224-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium441430.318
51628Florida Marlins1195168.42914.5530617-8729-3322-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium431330.302
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1166749.578--5974999832-2935-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field472918.617
249Houston Astros1206654.5503.060048611435-2631-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome423111.738
3511St. Louis Cardinals1206555.5424.0602627-2534-2531-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II411031.244
4814Chicago Cubs1176057.5137.5572675-10332-2428-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field45738.156
51018Pittsburgh Pirates1185662.47512.05905741635-2721-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium432221.512
61119Milwaukee Brewers1165561.47412.0578607-2923-3132-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D County Stadium451926.422
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1999 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1713San Francisco Giants1186256.525--627626133-2729-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point442420.545
2917Colorado Rockies1205862.4835.0659770-11132-2526-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandBob GebhardCoors Field421428.333
41323Los Angeles Dodgers1195465.4548.5572594-2229-3025-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium432320.535
31425Arizona Diamondbacks1195465.4548.565950615326-3128-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark4346-31.070
51527San Diego Padres1195366.4459.5522558-3632-2721-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium432122.488


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Rick AsadoorianOF19.024signed 
Carlos Baerga2B30.285Purchased by Indians from Padres. 
Jose ReyesC26.107Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
Jose ReyesSS16.066Signed as nondrafted free agent by Mets