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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 2006-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers1Los Angeles Angels9BoxJoe SaundersAdam Eaton(none)
New York Yankees6Baltimore Orioles1BoxJaret WrightRodrigo LopezMariano Rivera
Cleveland Indians0Detroit Tigers1BoxWil LedezmaCC SabathiaTodd Jones
Minnesota Twins11Kansas City Royals5BoxDennys ReyesTodd Wellemeyer(none)
Oakland Athletics7Seattle Mariners6BoxJoe BlantonGil MecheHuston Street
Boston Red Sox6Tampa Bay Rays7BoxShawn CampJulian Tavarez(none)
Chicago White Sox3Toronto Blue Jays7BoxA.J. BurnettJose Contreras(none)
Houston Astros3Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxClaudio VargasAndy PettitteJorge Julio
Pittsburgh Pirates1Chicago Cubs6BoxRich HillIan Snell(none)
Atlanta Braves6Cincinnati Reds4BoxMacay McBrideGary MajewskiBob Wickman
Los Angeles Dodgers7Florida Marlins3BoxMark HendricksonScott Olsen(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1New York Mets8BoxJohn MaineScott Mathieson(none)
Washington Nationals2San Diego Padres3BoxDoug BrocailMicah Bowie(none)
Colorado Rockies2San Francisco Giants6BoxMatt CainAaron Cook(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1St. Louis Cardinals7BoxJeff SuppanChris CapuanoJorge Sosa

Standings as of 2006-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1086642.611--6015049730-2336-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I543123.574
245Boston Red Sox1106545.5912.06065475930-2835-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park522131.404
379Toronto Blue Jays1115853.5239.55815483322-3036-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre512922.569
41124Baltimore Orioles1125062.44618.0539624-8520-3130-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sam PerlozzoMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards502030.400
51328Tampa Bay Rays1124765.42021.0499605-10618-3929-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field501436.280
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1117536.676--58043614439-1936-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park512031.392
233Chicago White Sox1096643.6068.06225319131-2534-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field532429.453
356Minnesota Twins1106545.5919.55744987626-3039-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome523121.596
41226Cleveland Indians1104763.42727.55945652921-3426-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field523121.596
51430Kansas City Royals1113774.33338.0506672-16615-4023-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDayton MooreKauffman Stadium512526.490
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
168Oakland Athletics1116051.541--497491632-2628-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum513318.647
2812Los Angeles Angels1115754.5143.05465163030-2627-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim513219.627
3915Texas Rangers1125656.5004.55675561130-2626-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJon DanielsAmeriquest Field502426.480
41017Seattle Mariners1105357.4826.5516514225-2828-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field522527.481
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114New York Mets1106644.600--5934999434-2232-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium523121.596
2818Philadelphia Phillies1105357.48213.0564577-1326-2627-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park523220.615
31222Atlanta Braves1105159.46415.05745641029-3122-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn SchuerholzTurner Field522824.538
41323Florida Marlins1115160.45915.5514538-2424-3227-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestDolphin Stadium512724.529
51425Washington Nationals1114962.44117.5513574-6123-3826-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRFK Memorial Stadium512229.431
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127St. Louis Cardinals1106050.545--538531727-2733-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium III512328.451
2411Cincinnati Reds1115754.5143.5545568-2328-2529-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDan O'BrienGreat American Ballpark512328.451
31020Houston Astros1115358.4777.5506524-1823-3230-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tim PurpuraMinute Maid Park512922.569
41121Milwaukee Brewers1115259.4688.5503587-8420-3632-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park512328.451
51527Chicago Cubs1114764.42313.5468568-10022-3325-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerJim HendryWrigley Field511932.373
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1124270.37519.0502571-6914-4228-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave LittlefieldPNC Park502525.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1310San Diego Padres1115853.523--504498630-2228-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersPetco Park513021.588
3514Los Angeles Dodgers1115655.5052.05655204525-3131-24W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleNed CollettiDodger Stadium513219.627
2613Arizona Diamondbacks1115655.5052.0558562-429-2727-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field512031.392
4716Colorado Rockies1105456.4913.55044851926-3028-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field522230.423
5919San Francisco Giants1115358.4775.0513519-622-3031-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Felipe AlouBrian SabeanAT&T Park502327.460


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Randall Simon1B31.072Signed by Rangers (minor)