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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 2001-07-31

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays5Baltimore Orioles4BoxPaul WilsonJosh TowersEsteban Yan
Anaheim Angels4Boston Red Sox3BoxRamon OrtizRich GarcesTroy Percival
Kansas City Royals2Chicago White Sox1BoxPaul ByrdKeith FoulkeRoberto Hernandez
Oakland Athletics11Cleveland Indians2BoxCory LidleJake Westbrook(none)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers4BoxJose LimaAaron SeleMatt Anderson
Texas Rangers6New York Yankees2BoxDarren OliverTed LillyJeff Zimmerman
Minnesota Twins1Toronto Blue Jays3BoxEsteban LoaizaJoe MaysBilly Koch
Montreal Expos1Arizona Diamondbacks3BoxCurt SchillingBobby Munoz(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Colorado Rockies7BoxJose JimenezRheal Cormier(none)
New York Mets2Houston Astros3BoxNelson CruzJerrod Riggan(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxDanny GravesJesse Orosco(none)
Florida Marlins5Milwaukee Brewers1BoxRyan DempsterBen Sheets(none)
Chicago Cubs7San Diego Padres3BoxJon LieberBrian Lawrence(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7San Francisco Giants8BoxWayne GomesMarc Wilkins(none)
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals6BoxDustin HermansonSteve Reed(none)

Standings as of 2001-07-31

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1066442.604--5564728430-2234-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I543123.574
234Boston Red Sox1056045.5713.55234398430-2230-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park562234.393
3920Toronto Blue Jays1074958.45815.5503523-2025-2724-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome553124.564
41226Baltimore Orioles1074463.41120.5459532-7322-3122-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards541935.352
51430Tampa Bay Rays1063571.33029.0416626-21016-3919-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field562729.482
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Cleveland Indians1056045.571--6005277332-2028-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field573126.544
257Minnesota Twins1066046.5660.55234913226-2734-19L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome562531.446
3817Chicago White Sox1045153.4908.5464504-4023-2928-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II583226.552
41122Detroit Tigers1044658.44213.5512581-6918-3328-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park582038.345
51328Kansas City Royals1064264.39618.5460557-9721-3421-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium562333.411
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1067630.717--61543318240-1436-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field564016.714
2613Oakland Athletics1065749.53819.05274596828-2529-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum564511.804
3715Anaheim Angels1065452.50922.04584441426-2828-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field562135.375
41021Texas Rangers1064858.45328.0583611-2822-3026-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington562531.446
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Atlanta Braves1066046.566--4924256732-2128-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field562828.500
2712Philadelphia Phillies1065749.5383.05104951525-2932-20L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium562927.518
3916Florida Marlins1055352.5056.55174516621-3432-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium572334.404
41119New York Mets1074958.45811.5401487-8621-3328-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium553322.600
51425Montreal Expos1074562.42115.5467556-8920-3525-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium552332.418
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs1056243.590--4804215930-2532-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field572631.456
2510Houston Astros1065848.5474.55805463431-2227-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field563521.625
3814St. Louis Cardinals1045351.5108.54924702220-3033-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II584018.690
41223Milwaukee Brewers1044559.43316.5470474-420-3025-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park582335.397
51527Cincinnati Reds1054263.40020.0474542-6826-2616-37W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field572433.421
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1054164.39021.0437564-12716-3825-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park572136.368
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Los Angeles Dodgers1076146.570--5174922527-2634-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium552530.455
239Arizona Diamondbacks1066046.5660.55344567831-2029-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark563224.571
3611San Francisco Giants1075849.5423.0523519424-2934-20W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park553223.582
41018San Diego Padres1065155.4819.55475321529-2322-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium562828.500
51324Colorado Rockies1064561.42515.5607618-1118-3427-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field562828.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Pedro AstacioP31.245Traded by Rockies with Cash to Astros for Scott Elarton. 
Milton BradleyLF23.107Traded by Expos to Indians for Zach Day. 
Adrian BurnsideP24.138Traded by Dodgers with RHP Mike Fetters to Pirates for LHP Terry Mulholland July 31 2001 
Jason ChristiansenP31.313Traded by Cardinals to Giants for Kevin Joseph and Cash. 
Zach DayP23.046Traded by Indians to Expos for Milton Bradley. 
Lisandro Disla3B17.116Signed as nondrafted free agent by Giants 
Zach DukeP18.103signed 
Scott ElartonP25.159Traded by Astros to Rockies for Pedro Astacio and Cash. 
Mike FettersP36.224Traded by Dodgers with Adrian Burnside to Pirates for Terry Mulholland. 
Kris FosterP27.031Traded by Dodgers with Geronimo Gil to Orioles for Mike Trombley. 
John FrascatoreP31.177Released by Blue Jays. 
Geronimo GilC25.359Traded by Dodgers with Kris Foster to Orioles for Mike Trombley. 
Butch HenryP32.297Released by Yankees 
Kevin JosephP24.364Traded by Giants with Cash to Cardinals for Jason Christiansen. 
Alejandro Machado2B19.096Traded by Braves with RHP Brad Voyles to Royals for SS Rey Sanchez July 31 2001 
Tony McKnightP24.032Traded by Astros to Pirates for Mike Williams. 
Terry MulhollandP38.144Traded by Pirates to Dodgers for Adrian Burnside and Mike Fetters. 
Ricky NolascoP18.230signed 
Tomo OhkaP25.135Traded by Red Sox with Rich Rundles to Expos for Ugueth Urbina. 
Jose ParraP28.245Released by Pirates. 
Mike PiercyOF25.037Signed by independent Lehigh Valley (Atlantic) 
Rich RundlesP20.058Traded by Red Sox with RHP Tomo Ohka to Expos for RHP Ugueth Urbina July 31 2001 
Rey SanchezSS-2B33.300Traded by Royals to Braves for Alejandro Machado and Brad Voyles. 
Chris SeddonP17.292signed 
Mike TrombleyP34.108Traded by Orioles to Dodgers for Kris Foster and Geronimo Gil. 
Ugueth UrbinaP27.166Traded by Expos to Red Sox for Rich Rundles and Tomokazu Ohka. 
Brad VoylesP24.213Traded by Braves with Alejandro Machado to Royals for Rey Sanchez. 
Mike WilliamsP33.002Traded by Pirates to Astros for Tony McKnight.