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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 2001-08-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers3Boston Red Sox6BoxRolando ArrojoDarren OliverDerek Lowe
Tampa Bay Rays6Chicago White Sox4BoxVictor ZambranoBob HowryEsteban Yan
Seattle Mariners14Cleveland Indians15BoxJohn RockerJose Paniagua(none)
Oakland Athletics4Detroit Tigers1BoxCory LidleJose LimaJason Isringhausen
Kansas City Royals10Minnesota Twins5BoxPaul ByrdJoe Mays(none)
Anaheim Angels4New York Yankees3BoxRamon OrtizRamiro MendozaTroy Percival
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays5BoxEsteban LoaizaJosh TowersBilly Koch
New York Mets1Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxCurt SchillingRick WhiteByung-Hyun Kim
Pittsburgh Pirates5Colorado Rockies4BoxMike LincolnBrian BohanonMike Fetters
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros4BoxRon VilloneBobby MunozBilly Wagner
Chicago Cubs2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxTerry MulhollandTom Gordon(none)
Atlanta Braves12Milwaukee Brewers8BoxJose CabreraBen Sheets(none)
Cincinnati Reds10San Diego Padres9BoxDanny GravesRudy Seanez(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4San Francisco Giants8BoxLivan HernandezRobert Person(none)
Florida Marlins5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxRyan DempsterDustin HermansonAntonio Alfonseca

Standings as of 2001-08-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1116744.604--5795017830-2237-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I492821.571
234Boston Red Sox1106347.5733.55514658630-2233-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park511932.373
3919Toronto Blue Jays1125359.47314.5527539-1225-2728-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome502723.540
41227Baltimore Orioles1124567.40222.5473557-8422-3423-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards491831.367
51430Tampa Bay Rays1113774.33330.0436650-21418-4219-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field512526.490
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Minnesota Twins1116348.568--5525173527-2836-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome512229.431
257Cleveland Indians1106248.5640.56315735832-2030-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field522923.558
3817Chicago White Sox1095455.4958.0490528-3823-2931-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II532924.547
41123Detroit Tigers1094663.42216.0517606-8918-3328-30L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park532033.377
51328Kansas City Royals1114467.39619.0491586-9523-3721-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium512130.412
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1118031.721--64845619244-1536-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field513615.706
2612Oakland Athletics1116150.55019.05654729332-2629-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum514110.804
3714Anaheim Angels1115754.51423.04854622329-3028-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field511833.353
41021Texas Rangers1114962.44131.0611644-3323-3426-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington512427.471
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Atlanta Braves1116348.568--5224437935-2328-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field512526.490
2713Philadelphia Phillies1116051.5413.05405122828-3132-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium512625.510
3916Florida Marlins1115655.5057.05414786324-3732-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium512031.392
41120New York Mets1125161.45512.5417504-8723-3628-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium503119.620
51324Montreal Expos1124765.42016.5480575-9522-3825-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium502129.420
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs1106347.573--4914365531-2932-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field522527.481
2510Houston Astros1116249.5591.56005613931-2231-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field513120.608
3815St. Louis Cardinals1105654.5097.05164882820-3036-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II523715.712
41222Milwaukee Brewers1094762.43115.5491510-1920-3027-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park532132.396
51425Cincinnati Reds1104664.41817.0510564-5430-2716-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field522032.385
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1104367.39120.0456589-13318-4125-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park521933.365
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Los Angeles Dodgers1126349.563--5335141927-2636-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium502327.460
249Arizona Diamondbacks1116249.5590.55504708031-2031-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark513021.588
3611San Francisco Giants1126250.5541.0543538524-2938-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park502822.560
41018San Diego Padres1115457.4868.55685571129-2325-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium512526.490
51526Colorado Rockies1114665.41416.5629648-1918-3428-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field512724.529


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
TJ BurtonP18.006signed 
Brad ClontzP30.101Signed as Free Agent by Braves. 
Dan SerafiniP27.192Released by Mets. 
Juan SerratoP19.274signed