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Games on 2009-07-02

Top2009 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
NLPhiladelphia Phillies2Atlanta Braves5Boxscore - PBP938,2543:08J.A. HappJavier VazquezMike Gonzalez (3-0)Ryan Madson (2-4)Rafael Soriano (7)Charlie ManuelBobby CoxTurner Field
NLMilwaukee Brewers5Chicago Cubs9Boxscore - PBP940,5452:42Seth McClungRyan DempsterRyan Dempster (5-5)Seth McClung (3-2)-Ken MachaLou PiniellaWrigley Field
NLArizona Diamondbacks2Cincinnati Reds3Boxscore - PBP1019,5923:26Doug DavisAaron HarangFrancisco Cordero (1-2)Clay Zavada (1-2)-A.J. HinchDusty BakerGreat American Ba
NLNew York Mets9Pittsburgh Pirates8Boxscore - PBP1014,3213:48Tim ReddingPaul MaholmFrancisco Rodriguez (2-2)Matt Capps (1-4)-Jerry ManuelJohn RussellPNC Park
NLHouston Astros7San Diego Padres2Boxscore - PBP923,2842:58Wandy RodriguezKevin CorreiaWandy Rodriguez (7-6)Kevin Correia (5-6)-Cecil CooperBuddy BlackPetco Park
NLSan Francisco Giants2St. Louis Cardinals5Boxscore - PBP941,8752:35Barry ZitoTodd WellemeyerTodd Wellemeyer (7-7)Barry Zito (4-8)Ryan Franklin (19)Bruce BochyTony LaRussaBusch Stadium III
ALBaltimore Orioles2Los Angeles Angels5Boxscore - PBP939,1802:14Jeremy GuthrieJohn LackeyJohn Lackey (3-3)Jeremy Guthrie (6-8)Brian Fuentes (23)Dave TrembleyMike SciosciaAngel Stadium of
ALChicago White Sox4Kansas City Royals1Boxscore - PBP917,9642:25Mark BuehrleBruce ChenMark Buehrle (8-2)Bruce Chen (0-2)Bobby Jenks (19)Ozzie GuillenTrey HillmanKauffman Stadium
ALSeattle Mariners8New York Yankees4Boxscore - PBP946,1423:04Jason VargasCC SabathiaMiguel Batista (5-2)CC Sabathia (7-5)-Don WakamatsuJoe GirardiYankee Stadium II
9 Games on this date

Standings as of 2009-07-02.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124New York Yankees784434.564--4313755622-1622-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II845925.702
235Boston Red Sox784335.5511.04113377423-1220-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park845232.619
3613Toronto Blue Jays804238.5253.03963564024-1918-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonJ.P. RicciardiRogers Centre823349.402
4817Tampa Bay Rays803941.4886.04423548826-1313-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field824537.549
51224Baltimore Orioles793643.4568.5367423-5622-2214-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave TrembleyAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards832855.337
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers784533.577--3693501922-1223-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park854144.482
2920Minnesota Twins803842.4758.03783483023-1615-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome834934.590
31123Kansas City Royals783642.4629.0307370-6324-1912-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Trey HillmanDayton MooreKauffman Stadium842955.345
41327Chicago White Sox793544.44310.5353350319-2116-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field834439.530
51428Cleveland Indians803545.43811.0405446-4119-2216-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeMark ShapiroProgressive Field823052.366
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Texas Rangers774235.545--3793582123-1919-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington854540.529
259Los Angeles Angels774136.5321.03933751819-1722-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim855629.659
3714Seattle Mariners784038.5132.5306322-1621-1519-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don WakamatsuJack ZduriencikSafeco Field844539.536
41022Oakland Athletics773641.4686.0325358-3320-2016-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum853946.459
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Mets784434.564--352362-1023-1621-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field842658.310
2712Florida Marlins804238.5253.0367389-2226-1716-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Michael HillLandShark Stadium824537.549
31018Atlanta Braves783840.4876.0329336-721-2117-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field844836.571
41325Philadelphia Phillies763442.4479.0394385911-2423-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park865927.686
51630Washington Nationals772849.36415.5333436-10316-2312-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMichael RizzoNationals Park853154.365
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cincinnati Reds774235.545--323336-1324-1318-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark853649.424
248Milwaukee Brewers794336.544--373368519-2124-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park833746.446
3816Houston Astros784038.5132.5327346-1920-2020-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed WadeMinute Maid Park843450.405
41119St. Louis Cardinals813942.4815.03533421124-2015-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III815229.642
51221Chicago Cubs763640.4745.5320314622-1314-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field854738.553
61529Pittsburgh Pirates793148.39212.0346343319-2012-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park823151.378
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2009 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers794930.620--3812978428-1321-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium834637.554
3611Colorado Rockies784137.5267.53923613116-1625-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field845133.607
2510San Francisco Giants784137.5267.53142922222-1419-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park844737.560
4915San Diego Padres784038.5138.5294388-9423-1717-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackKevin TowersPetco Park843549.417
51426Arizona Diamondbacks793544.44314.0343386-4322-2113-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJosh ByrnesChase Field833548.422


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Winston AbreuP32.088Traded by Rays to Indians for John Meloan 
Al AlburquerqueP23.022Traded by Cubs to Rockies for Jeff Baker 
Jeff BakerLF-1B28.011Traded by Rockies to Cubs for Al Albuquerque 
Evan ButtonIF22.300Signed by Diamondbacks 
Dustin CarderP22.150Signed by Orioles 
Chase ChildersSS22.315Signed by Orioles 
Barrett DailP21.276Signed by Cubs 
Jamie HayesP22.254Signed by Braves 
Eduardo JorgeP17.196Signed by Marlins 
Lucas La PointP18.094Signed by Braves 
Jon MeloanP24.356Traded by Indians to Rays for Winston Abreu 
Stephen MontgomeryP18.169Signed by Orioles 
Michael Mooney2B21.020Signed by Orioles 
David PetersC18.157Signed by Marlins 
David WaltersP21.324Signed by Orioles 
Brandon WilkersonSS21.075Signed by Astros