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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 2000-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets5Arizona Diamondbacks9BoxArmando ReynosoGlendon RuschMatt Mantei
Florida Marlins9Cincinnati Reds6BoxManny AybarDanny GravesBraden Looper
Philadelphia Phillies10Colorado Rockies9BoxBruce ChenPedro Astacio(none)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros8BoxScott ElartonMike Thurman(none)
Milwaukee Brewers9Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJimmy HaynesIsmael ValdezCurt Leskanic
Chicago Cubs6San Diego Padres8BoxAdam EatonDaniel GaribayTrevor Hoffman
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants7BoxShawn EstesBronson Arroyo(none)
Atlanta Braves6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxMike RemlingerDarryl KileKerry Ligtenberg
Kansas City Royals3Boston Red Sox1BoxDan ReichertTim WakefieldRicky Bottalico
Oakland Athletics0Chicago White Sox13BoxJames BaldwinTim Hudson(none)
Anaheim Angels2Cleveland Indians5BoxBartolo ColonBrian CooperBob Wickman
Minnesota Twins7Detroit Tigers3BoxJ.C. RomeroJeff Weaver(none)
Seattle Mariners11New York Yankees1BoxPaul AbbottOrlando Hernandez(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Tampa Bay Rays7BoxRyan RupeMike MussinaRoberto Hernandez
Texas Rangers11Toronto Blue Jays6BoxRyan GlynnKelvim Escobar(none)

Standings as of 2000-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136New York Yankees1065947.557--5845166830-2329-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I552827.509
2612Boston Red Sox1075651.5233.55424964628-2628-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park552926.527
3713Toronto Blue Jays1135855.5134.5620661-4127-2931-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome492524.510
41325Baltimore Orioles1094861.44012.5564650-8618-3830-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards532627.491
51426Tampa Bay Rays1094762.43113.5534598-6423-3124-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry RothschildChuck LamarTropicana Field522230.423
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox1106743.609--67456910535-2332-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelRon SchuelerComiskey Park II522824.538
2510Cleveland Indians1085751.5289.06075545329-2728-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field543321.611
31020Detroit Tigers1095158.46815.5511577-6625-3126-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park532825.528
41123Kansas City Royals1105060.45517.0587653-6625-3325-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium522725.519
51224Minnesota Twins1135162.45117.5537607-7026-3025-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome491831.367
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Seattle Mariners1106446.582--63250013227-2737-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field522725.519
247Oakland Athletics1106149.5553.06435885530-2431-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum513021.588
3814Anaheim Angels1125755.5098.0598593523-2934-26L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field502525.500
4918Texas Rangers1095257.47711.5602628-2619-3233-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington531934.358
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1116843.613--5614966533-2635-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field512724.529
224New York Mets1096346.5784.05545064826-2837-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium533122.585
3715Florida Marlins1115655.50512.0517545-2824-2732-28W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium502327.460
41222Montreal Expos1074958.45817.0524588-6420-3129-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium551837.327
51327Philadelphia Phillies1094762.43120.0493554-6124-3423-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaEd WadeVeterans Stadium531835.340
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159St. Louis Cardinals1106050.545--6325557728-2832-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II523517.673
2816Cincinnati Reds1115556.4955.5553561-828-2726-30L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field513021.588
31121Chicago Cubs1105159.4649.0546588-4221-3230-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field521438.269
41428Pittsburgh Pirates1104763.42713.0527574-4718-3429-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium522230.423
51529Milwaukee Brewers1124765.42014.0495588-9322-3525-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorCounty Stadium502624.520
61630Houston Astros1114269.37818.5593652-5922-3820-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field513021.588
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2000 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135San Francisco Giants1096148.560--6345528225-3036-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park533617.679
248Arizona Diamondbacks1116150.5501.05415014023-2838-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark512427.471
3611Los Angeles Dodgers1105852.5273.55775245331-2727-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonKevin MaloneDodger Stadium522824.538
4917Colorado Rockies1095356.4868.06566223419-3734-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field532924.547
51019San Diego Padres1115259.46810.0532574-4221-3331-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium512427.471


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bruce AvenLF-OF28.155Sent to Dodgers by Pirates for future considerations. 
Robert AveretteP23.310Traded by Reds to Rockies for OF Brian L. Hunter 
Mike CosgroveP24.174Released by Astros 
Randy GalvezP22.011Loaned by Pirates to Mexico City Red Devils (Mexican) 2001 
Brian HunterCF-LF29.154Traded by Rockies to Reds for Robert Averette.