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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 2009-05-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros7Atlanta Braves5BoxGeoff GearyPeter MoylanLaTroy Hawkins
Florida Marlins4Chicago Cubs6BoxCarlos ZambranoRicky NolascoKevin Gregg
San Diego Padres3Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxChad BillingsleyChad Gaudin(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxMitch StetterJuan GutierrezTrevor Hoffman
Cincinnati Reds5Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxJohnny CuetoJeff Karstens(none)
Colorado Rockies0San Francisco Giants1BoxBrandon MeddersManuel Corpas(none)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers3BoxJustin VerlanderCliff LeeFernando Rodney
Kansas City Royals7Minnesota Twins5BoxGil MecheScott BakerJoakim Soria
Oakland Athletics7Seattle Mariners8BoxJason VargasDana Eveland(none)
Boston Red Sox3Tampa Bay Rays5BoxJames ShieldsBrad PennyTroy Percival
Chicago White Sox1Texas Rangers5BoxMatt HarrisonJohn Danks(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxScott RichmondJeremy GuthrieScott Downs

Standings as of 2009-05-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Toronto Blue Jays271710.630--159123369-48-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJP RicciardiRogers Centre1355877.430
223New York Yankees24159.6250.5142153-117-28-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1388850.638
3714Boston Red Sox251312.5203.0141124179-34-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park1378255.599
41124Tampa Bay Rays261115.4235.512711896-55-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1367363.537
51327Baltimore Orioles251015.4006.0127161-347-83-7L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards1375483.394
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Detroit Tigers24159.625--129119107-48-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1397168.511
2818Minnesota Twins251213.4803.5112138-2610-72-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1387563.543
3921Chicago White Sox241113.4584.0108115-76-65-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1386870.493
41023Kansas City Royals251114.4404.5119101186-75-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1375483.394
51428Cleveland Indians25916.3606.5131146-156-63-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field1375681.409
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Seattle Mariners251411.560--111101106-68-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don WakamatsuJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1377166.518
2510Texas Rangers241311.5420.514013828-65-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1387464.536
3611Los Angeles Angels231211.5221.0122127-55-77-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim1398554.612
41226Oakland Athletics22913.4093.596100-44-55-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1406674.471
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1612Florida Marlins251312.520--123125-25-48-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillLandShark Stadium1377463.540
2815Philadelphia Phillies221111.5000.512912455-96-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1408258.586
31219New York Mets231112.4781.010810716-65-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field1395980.424
41322Atlanta Braves241113.4581.598104-66-65-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1387563.543
51630Washington Nationals23716.3045.0102131-294-73-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMichael RizzoNationals Park1395287.374
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Cincinnati Reds24159.625--93100-76-59-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1386375.457
236St. Louis Cardinals251510.6000.5140104369-46-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1377661.555
358Milwaukee Brewers251411.5601.5106109-36-78-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park1376671.482
4713Houston Astros251312.5202.592105-136-77-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park1376176.445
5916Pittsburgh Pirates241212.5003.010990197-55-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1375087.365
61425Chicago Cubs241014.4175.011711527-53-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field1377364.533
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers26179.654--141100419-18-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium1367858.574
247Arizona Diamondbacks251411.5602.596112-1611-73-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinJosh ByrnesChase Field1375681.409
31017San Diego Padres251213.4804.5100125-256-46-9L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park1376374.460
41120San Francisco Giants231112.4784.58287-59-52-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1397762.554
51529Colorado Rockies23716.3048.511511321-86-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1398554.612