Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Thursday April 18,2002This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.

2002 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 2002-04-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox7BoxTodd RitchieBartolo Colon(none)
Tampa Bay Rays6Detroit Tigers4BoxRyan RupeJeff WeaverEsteban Yan
Kansas City Royals1Minnesota Twins4BoxEric MiltonJeff SuppanEddie Guardado
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees8BoxDavid WellsScott Erickson(none)
Anaheim Angels2Oakland Athletics4BoxErik HiljusRamon OrtizBilly Koch
Houston Astros4Cincinnati Reds5BoxGabe WhiteNelson Cruz(none)
Philadelphia Phillies7Florida Marlins8BoxVladimir NunezRicky Bottalico(none)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxOmar DaalBrian TollbergEric Gagne
St. Louis Cardinals5Milwaukee Brewers7BoxJose CabreraLuther HackmanMike DeJean
New York Mets1Montreal Expos0BoxAl LeiterJavier Vazquez(none)

Standings as of 2002-04-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Boston Red Sox1394.692--7756215-04-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleMike PortFenway Park1498465.564
2610New York Yankees17107.5881.08964255-65-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1449351.646
4922Toronto Blue Jays1468.4293.587105-183-13-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D JP RicciardiSkyDome1487276.486
3821Tampa Bay Rays1468.4293.56282-202-64-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal McRaeChuck LamarTropicana Field1474998.333
51227Baltimore Orioles15411.2676.05973-142-52-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike HargroveSyd ThriftOriole Park at Camden Yards1476384.429
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cleveland Indians15114.733--8765225-46-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mark ShapiroJacobs Field1476384.429
245Chicago White Sox15105.6671.09966334-46-1W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelKenny WilliamsComiskey Park II1477176.483
358Minnesota Twins16106.6251.58792-55-55-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1458461.579
41023Kansas City Royals1358.3855.0686803-52-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Allard BairdKauffman Stadium1495792.383
51430Detroit Tigers14212.1438.55294-420-62-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Luis PujolsDave DombrowskiComerica Park1475394.361
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Seattle Mariners16133.813--111723910-03-3W10T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSafeco Field1468066.548
2712Oakland Athletics1697.5634.0707005-44-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1469452.644
31125Anaheim Angels15510.3337.54773-262-13-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanEdison International Field1479453.639
41328Texas Rangers15411.2678.57186-152-42-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronJohn HartThe Ballpark in Arlington1476879.463
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147New York Mets16106.625--6749185-25-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1456580.448
2715Florida Marlins1587.5331.57274-23-35-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium1477176.483
3916Montreal Expos1688.5002.09579165-43-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium1467571.514
51319Philadelphia Phillies1679.4383.06681-152-45-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeVeterans Stadium1457372.503
41220Atlanta Braves1679.4383.06169-84-63-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1449450.653
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Pittsburgh Pirates1495.643--474257-12-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park1476384.429
2511St. Louis Cardinals1697.5631.0858053-46-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1468858.603
3814Cincinnati Reds1587.5331.56170-94-24-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1477077.476
41118Houston Astros1578.4672.5787444-53-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park1477770.524
51424Chicago Cubs1459.3574.05559-44-51-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy MacPhailWrigley Field1486286.419
61629Milwaukee Brewers16412.2506.05682-262-72-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry RoysterDean TaylorMiller Park1465294.356
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2002 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114San Francisco Giants15105.667--6830384-26-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanPac Bell Park1468561.582
239Arizona Diamondbacks16106.6250.58363206-44-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark1468858.603
3613Los Angeles Dodgers1697.5631.5615565-44-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDan EvansDodger Stadium1468363.568
41017San Diego Padres1688.5002.54561-161-67-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1465888.397
51526Colorado Rockies16511.3135.56496-322-43-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1466878.466


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jake MeyerP27.101Released by Mariners 
Ed VosbergP40.202Released by Expos.