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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 2004-04-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
St. Louis Cardinals13Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxChris CarpenterCasey Daigle(none)
Chicago Cubs2Atlanta Braves1BoxKent MerckerWill CunnaneJoe Borowski
Pittsburgh Pirates1Cincinnati Reds5BoxAaron HarangJosh Fogg(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Florida Marlins4BoxMatt PerishoRheal CormierArmando Benitez
Colorado Rockies1Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxKazuhisa IshiiScott ElartonWilson Alvarez
Houston Astros13Milwaukee Brewers7BoxWade MillerWes Obermueller(none)
New York Mets3Montreal Expos2BoxDavid WeathersLuis AyalaOrber Moreno
Toronto Blue Jays10Boston Red Sox5BoxJustin SpeierMike Timlin(none)
Cleveland Indians1Kansas City Royals3BoxJason GrimsleyJack CressendCurt Leskanic
Chicago White Sox9New York Yankees3BoxJon GarlandJose Contreras(none)
Seattle Mariners6Oakland Athletics8BoxChris HammondRafael SorianoArthur Rhodes
Baltimore Orioles3Tampa Bay Rays4BoxDanys BaezJohn Parrish(none)
Anaheim Angels4Texas Rangers12BoxR.A. DickeyRamon Ortiz(none)

Standings as of 2004-04-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Tampa Bay Rays532.600--2425-10-03-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaChuck LamarTropicana Field1566789.429
269New York Yankees633.5000.52830-22-21-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I1569858.628
31224Baltimore Orioles523.4001.01722-50-12-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MazzilliMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards1577681.484
41125Boston Red Sox523.4001.02324-12-20-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1579661.611
51329Toronto Blue Jays413.2501.51625-91-00-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Carlos ToscaJP RicciardiSkyDome1576691.420
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers4401.000--3012183-01-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Alan TrammellDave DombrowskiComerica Park1586890.430
4714Minnesota Twins422.5002.02431-70-12-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1589068.570
2920Chicago White Sox422.5002.0211832-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1588177.513
3817Kansas City Royals422.5002.01618-20-02-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony PenaAllard BairdKauffman Stadium15856102.354
51023Cleveland Indians523.4002.5282262-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field1577879.497
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Anaheim Angels431.750--292543-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim1588969.563
233Oakland Athletics431.750--171340-03-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaBilly BeaneNetwork Associates Coliseum1588870.557
3521Texas Rangers422.5001.0191361-21-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJohn HartAmeriquest Field1588771.551
41430Seattle Mariners404.0003.01933-140-10-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field1586395.399
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Florida Marlins431.750--13940-03-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestPro Player Stadium1588078.506
3812New York Mets422.5001.02832-42-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Art HoweJim DuquetteShea Stadium1586989.437
21210Atlanta Braves422.5001.0312740-02-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1589464.595
51526Philadelphia Phillies413.2502.01116-51-30-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BowaEd WadeCitizens Bank Park1588573.538
41427Montreal Expos413.2502.0812-41-20-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Omar MinayaOlympic Stadium,Hiram Bithorn Stadium1586692.418
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
116Cincinnati Reds431.750--171250-03-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MileyDan O'BrienGreat American Ballpark1587385.462
248Milwaukee Brewers532.6000.53738-13-10-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park1566492.410
31119Chicago Cubs422.5001.0131302-20-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerJim HendryWrigley Field1588771.551
5715Pittsburgh Pirates422.5001.0131300-12-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonDave LittlefieldPNC Park1577087.446
41018Houston Astros422.5001.03220121-01-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerMinute Maid Park1589068.570
61322St. Louis Cardinals523.4001.5383621-01-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II15710354.656
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2004 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Los Angeles Dodgers431.750--141400-03-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyPaul DePodestaDodger Stadium1589068.570
3611San Diego Padres422.5001.0171251-21-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersPetco Park1588573.538
4513San Francisco Giants422.5001.01623-72-20-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Felipe AlouBrian SabeanSBC Park1588969.563
2916Arizona Diamondbacks422.5001.02329-60-02-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob BrenlyJoe GaragiolaBank One Ballpark15849109.310
51628Colorado Rockies413.2502.01722-51-30-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1586791.424


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mark DiFeliceP27.229Signed by Orioles 
Gooby GerlitsC21.143Signed by Blue Jays 
Charles GriffinP24.305Signed by White Sox 
Justin HuismanP24.359Traded by Rockies to Royals April 9 2004 
Zach McClellanP25.135Traded by Royals to Rockies April 9 2004 
Micheal NakamuraP27.215Claimed on waivers by Blue Jays from Twins. 
Joe RogersP22.264Signed by Red Sox 
Gregg ZaunC32.361Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays.