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Monday August 27,2001This 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 2001-08-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves2BoxTerry AdamsMike RemlingerJeff Shaw
San Diego Padres8Florida Marlins3BoxBrian TollbergA.J. Burnett(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Milwaukee Brewers12BoxRocky CoppingerJoe BeimelMike Buddie
San Francisco Giants6New York Mets5BoxFelix RodriguezRick WhiteRobb Nen
Arizona Diamondbacks1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxRobert PersonAlbie LopezJose Mesa

Standings as of 2001-08-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1317655.580--6836057835-3041-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I291910.655
259Boston Red Sox1297158.5504.06475777035-2936-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park321121.344
3918Toronto Blue Jays1316467.48912.0633633033-3231-35W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome311615.516
41125Baltimore Orioles1305476.41521.5570661-9128-3826-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards31922.290
51430Tampa Bay Rays1314784.35929.0528757-22920-4727-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field311516.484
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Cleveland Indians1307357.562--7286606839-2634-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field321814.563
2715Minnesota Twins1316962.5274.56306181230-3539-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome311615.516
3816Chicago White Sox1296564.5047.5599634-3530-3535-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II331815.545
41226Detroit Tigers1295376.41119.5599713-11422-4231-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil GarnerRandy SmithComerica Park331320.394
51328Kansas City Royals1315180.38922.5587692-10525-4126-39L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium311417.452
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners1319437.718--75952523449-1745-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field31229.710
235Oakland Athletics1317556.57319.068154613537-2838-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum31274.871
3614Anaheim Angels1316962.52725.05805552534-3235-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field31625.194
41022Texas Rangers1315873.44336.0731779-4825-3933-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDouglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington311516.484
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1611Atlanta Braves1307159.546--5865157139-2532-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field321715.531
2712Philadelphia Phillies1307060.5381.06215932830-3540-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium321616.500
31019Florida Marlins1306169.46910.06236032024-4337-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiPro Player Stadium321517.469
41120New York Mets1316170.46610.5484588-10425-4036-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium312110.677
51424Montreal Expos1305575.42316.0546671-12526-4029-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium321319.406
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Houston Astros1307555.577--6926316139-2636-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerEnron Field321814.563
248Chicago Cubs1307258.5543.05935534033-3339-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field321616.500
3813St. Louis Cardinals1307060.5385.06285735527-3643-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II32239.719
41221Milwaukee Brewers1305872.44617.0594611-1728-3630-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dean TaylorMiller Park321022.313
51527Cincinnati Reds1305377.40822.0619687-6832-3221-45W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field321319.406
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1304882.36927.0519688-16918-4930-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park321418.438
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2001 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Arizona Diamondbacks1307555.577--64152611538-2637-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark321715.531
237San Francisco Giants1317358.5572.56496242531-3542-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park311714.548
3510Los Angeles Dodgers1317259.5503.56286062234-3238-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave WallaceDodger Stadium311417.452
4917San Diego Padres1306565.50010.06506163436-2929-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium321418.438
51323Colorado Rockies1295673.43418.57407281224-4032-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field331716.515


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Pat BordersC38.105Purchased by Mariners from Devil Rays. 
Kevin FosterP32.226Released by Rangers. 
Casey ShumakerP21.046signed 
Eugenio Velez2B-OF19.103Signed as nondrafted free agent by Blue Jays