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Saturday August 4,2001This 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 2001-08-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers4Boston Red Sox10BoxDavid ConeRick Helling(none)
Texas Rangers2Boston Red Sox6BoxTim WakefieldDoug Davis(none)
Tampa Bay Rays6Chicago White Sox8BoxRocky BiddleJoe KennedyKeith Foulke
Seattle Mariners8Cleveland Indians5BoxFreddy GarciaDanys BaezArthur Rhodes
Oakland Athletics10Detroit Tigers1BoxBarry ZitoSteve Sparks(none)
Kansas City Royals2Minnesota Twins6BoxEric MiltonKris Wilson(none)
Anaheim Angels4New York Yankees5BoxMariano RiveraAl Levine(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Toronto Blue Jays2BoxBrandon LyonSidney PonsonBilly Koch
New York Mets4Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxKevin AppierMiguel BatistaArmando Benitez
Pittsburgh Pirates6Colorado Rockies3BoxTodd RitchieShawn Chacon(none)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros4BoxRoy OswaltTomo Ohka(none)
Chicago Cubs1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJames BaldwinJulian TavarezJeff Shaw
Atlanta Braves14Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJohn BurkettRuben Quevedo(none)
Cincinnati Reds0San Diego Padres2BoxBrian TollbergChris ReitsmaTrevor Hoffman
Philadelphia Phillies12San Francisco Giants2BoxNelson FigueroaShawn Estes(none)
Florida Marlins0St. Louis Cardinals3BoxWoody WilliamsA.J. BurnettGene Stechschulte

Standings as of 2001-08-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1106743.609--5764977930-2237-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I502822.560
245Boston Red Sox1096247.5694.55454628330-2232-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park522032.385
3919Toronto Blue Jays1115259.46815.5522535-1325-2727-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome512823.549
41227Baltimore Orioles1114566.40522.5469552-8322-3323-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards501832.360
51430Tampa Bay Rays1103674.32731.0430646-21617-4219-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field522626.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Minnesota Twins1106347.573--5475074027-2836-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome522230.423
257Cleveland Indians1096148.5601.56165595732-2029-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field533023.566
3817Chicago White Sox1085454.5008.0486522-3623-2931-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II542925.537
41123Detroit Tigers1084662.42616.0516602-8618-3328-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park542034.370
51328Kansas City Royals1104367.39120.0481581-10022-3721-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium522230.423
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1108030.727--63444119344-1436-16W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field523616.692
2613Oakland Athletics1106050.54520.05614719031-2629-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum524210.808
3715Anaheim Angels1105654.50924.04814592228-3028-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field521933.365
41021Texas Rangers1104961.44531.0608638-3023-3326-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington522428.462
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Atlanta Braves1106248.564--5104357534-2328-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field522626.500
2712Philadelphia Phillies1106050.5452.05365043228-3032-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium522626.500
3916Florida Marlins1105555.5007.05364756123-3732-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium522131.404
41120New York Mets1115160.45911.5416502-8623-3528-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium513120.608
51324Montreal Expos1114764.42315.5479571-9222-3725-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium512130.412
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs1096346.578--4894335631-2832-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field532528.472
2510Houston Astros1106149.5552.55965603631-2230-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field523220.615
3814St. Louis Cardinals1095653.5147.05134833020-3036-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II533716.698
41222Milwaukee Brewers1084761.43515.5483498-1520-3027-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park542133.389
51526Cincinnati Reds1094564.41318.0500555-5529-2716-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field532132.396
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1094267.38521.0451585-13417-4125-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park532033.377
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Los Angeles Dodgers1116249.559--5305121827-2635-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium512427.471
249Arizona Diamondbacks1106149.5550.55484697931-2030-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark523121.596
3611San Francisco Giants1116150.5501.0535534124-2937-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park512922.569
41018San Diego Padres1105456.4917.55595471229-2325-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium522527.481
51425Colorado Rockies1104664.41815.5625643-1818-3428-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field522725.519


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Danielin AcevedoP18.124Signed as nondrafted free agent by Athletics 
Nick GravelleP21.172Signed as nondrafted free agent by Pirates 
Don LevinskiP18.288signed