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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 2006-08-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners0Los Angeles Angels3BoxJered WeaverFelix HernandezFrancisco Rodriguez
Toronto Blue Jays2Baltimore Orioles7BoxKris BensonScott Downs(none)
New York Yankees12Boston Red Sox4BoxChien-Ming WangJason Johnson(none)
New York Yankees14Boston Red Sox11BoxMike MyersMike Timlin(none)
Texas Rangers2Detroit Tigers1BoxKevin MillwoodZach MinerAkinori Otsuka
Oakland Athletics1Kansas City Royals7BoxLuke HudsonJoe Blanton(none)
Oakland Athletics3Kansas City Royals5BoxAmbiorix BurgosHuston StreetJoe Nelson
Chicago White Sox3Minnesota Twins7BoxPat NeshekFreddy Garcia(none)
Cleveland Indians5Tampa Bay Rays6BoxSeth McClungBrian Sikorski(none)
St. Louis Cardinals11Chicago Cubs3BoxJason MarquisCarlos Marmol(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Cincinnati Reds3BoxIan SnellChris Michalak(none)
Atlanta Braves6Florida Marlins1BoxTim HudsonScott Olsen(none)
Houston Astros2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxFrancisco CorderoBrad Lidge(none)
Colorado Rockies3New York Mets6BoxSteve TrachselByung-Hyun KimBilly Wagner
Washington Nationals6Philadelphia Phillies4BoxTony ArmasBrett MyersChad Cordero
Arizona Diamondbacks2San Diego Padres8BoxWoody WilliamsEnrique Gonzalez(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Francisco Giants7BoxJason SchmidtBrad Penny(none)

Standings as of 2006-08-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134New York Yankees1207248.600--67257010233-2539-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBrian CashmanYankee Stadium I422517.595
256Boston Red Sox1216952.5703.56736215230-3139-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park411724.415
379Toronto Blue Jays1226557.5338.06285864227-3338-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsJP RicciardiRogers Centre402218.550
41225Baltimore Orioles1225468.44319.0594680-8623-3731-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sam PerlozzoMike FlanaganOriole Park at Camden Yards401624.400
51328Tampa Bay Rays1224973.40224.0529649-12018-4531-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field401228.300
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1227943.648--61947914041-2338-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park401624.400
223Chicago White Sox1217348.6035.56845869831-2641-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field411724.415
345Minnesota Twins1217150.5877.56115377428-3143-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome412516.610
41124Cleveland Indians1215467.44624.56556035222-3732-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroJacobs Field412417.585
51430Kansas City Royals1244480.35536.0566739-17317-4628-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buddy BellDayton MooreKauffman Stadium381820.474
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
167Oakland Athletics1226854.557--5495391032-2836-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaBilly BeaneMcAfee Coliseum402515.625
2811Los Angeles Angels1236459.5204.55955781735-3129-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim392514.641
3912Texas Rangers1236360.5125.56486064232-2931-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterJon DanielsAmeriquest Field391722.436
41023Seattle Mariners1225666.45912.0555584-2925-3731-29L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiSafeco Field402218.550
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1217348.603--6345468837-2636-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Willie RandolphOmar MinayaShea Stadium412417.585
2716Philadelphia Phillies1215962.48814.0634627728-2731-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelPat GillickCitizens Bank Park412615.634
31221Atlanta Braves1215764.47116.06276151232-3325-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn SchuerholzTurner Field412219.537
41322Florida Marlins1215665.46317.0560581-2129-3627-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry BeinfestDolphin Stadium412219.537
51426Washington Nationals1225468.44319.5557624-6724-3830-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRFK Memorial Stadium401723.425
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
128St. Louis Cardinals1216556.537--5905791130-3235-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium III401822.450
2413Cincinnati Reds1226260.5083.5597631-3431-2831-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry NarronDan O'BrienGreat American Ballpark401822.450
31120Houston Astros1225864.4757.5552561-924-3334-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tim PurpuraMinute Maid Park402416.600
41019Milwaukee Brewers1225864.4757.5552634-8223-3935-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDouglas MelvinMiller Park401723.425
51527Chicago Cubs1215269.43013.0512627-11527-3725-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerJim HendryWrigley Field411427.341
61629Pittsburgh Pirates1224775.38518.5539612-7315-4532-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDave LittlefieldPNC Park402020.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2006 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1310Los Angeles Dodgers1226458.525--6065614525-3239-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Grady LittleNed CollettiDodger Stadium402416.600
3614San Diego Padres1226161.5003.0546542432-2629-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersPetco Park402713.675
2515Arizona Diamondbacks1226161.5003.0604613-931-3030-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field401525.375
4918Colorado Rockies1225963.4845.05605392127-3432-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field401723.425
5817San Francisco Giants1225963.4845.0558557127-3532-28W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Felipe AlouBrian SabeanAT&T Park391722.436


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jose VizcainoSS-2B38.145Released by Giants 
Preston WilsonCF32.030Signed by Cardinals