Page Notes  
Events related to Thursday August 20, 2009 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Thursday August 20, 2009

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
San Francisco GiantsNL1Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP1013,390Great American BallparkDay2:40Francisco CorderoBob Howry---Nix, Stubbs
Florida MarlinsNL1Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP930,039Minute Maid ParkNight2:23Wandy RodriguezJosh JohnsonJose ValverdeLee, Pence
Chicago CubsNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL7Box | PBP948,974Dodger StadiumNight3:01Ronald BelisarioAngel Guzman---Fukudome, Martin
Atlanta BravesNL3New York MetsNL2Box | PBP939,105Citi fieldNight2:41Kenshin KawakamiJohan SantanaRafael SorianoMcCann
Arizona DiamondbacksNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL12Box | PBP945,172Citizens Bank ParkNight2:43Joe BlantonDoug Davis---Howard, Ruiz, Werth
St. Louis CardinalsNL5San Diego PadresNL1Box | PBP919,867Petco ParkNight2:39Joel PineiroTim Stauffer---Blanks, Ryan
Colorado RockiesNL4Washington NationalsNL1Box | PBP918,036Nationals ParkNight2:50Jason HammelGarrett MockHuston Street---
Los Angeles AngelsAL3Cleveland IndiansAL11Box | PBP916,804Progressive FieldNight3:11Justin MastersonJohn Lackey---Morales
Seattle MarinersAL6Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP931,167Comerica ParkDay2:34Bobby SeayDavid Aardsma---Branyan, Inge, Johjima, Lopez, Raburn, Sweeney
Baltimore OriolesAL8Tampa Bay RaysAL7Box | PBP915,870Tropicana FieldNight3:24Brian MatuszJames ShieldsJim JohnsonReimold, Roberts, Zobrist
Minnesota TwinsAL1Texas RangersAL11Box | PBP921,870Rangers Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:48Derek HollandAnthony Swarzak---Borbon, Byrd (2), Cruz, Young
Boston Red SoxAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP922,817Rogers CentreNight2:41Jon LesterBrett Cecil---Drew (2), Martinez
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, August 20, 2009

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1217645.628-66756010738-2138-24412714.659
AL East2512Boston Red Sox1206357.52512.56205279335-2128-36423210.762
AL East3819Tampa Bay Rays1206060.50015.56245487639-2121-39422418.571
AL East41022Toronto Blue Jays1195762.47918.05685462231-2926-33431825.419
AL East51428Baltimore Orioles1215071.41326.0562655-9328-3322-38411427.341
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1614Detroit Tigers1206258.517-5535381537-2325-35432419.558
AL Central2715Minnesota Twins1216259.5120.5604603137-2325-36422517.595
AL Central31124Chicago White Sox1215566.4557.55635471632-3123-35412417.585
AL Central41227Cleveland Indians1205367.4429.0607630-2326-3427-33421230.286
AL Central51326Kansas City Royals1205367.4429.0484612-12830-3123-36421230.286
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West122Texas Rangers1206753.558-5855226339-2628-27422022.476
AL West238Los Angeles Angels1196356.5293.56856058030-2833-2843349.791
AL West349Seattle Mariners1216457.5293.5482533-5135-2429-33412120.512
AL West4920Oakland Athletics1205961.4928.0541579-3830-3029-31421626.381
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East157Philadelphia Phillies1186355.534-62652610030-3133-24443014.682
NL East2710Florida Marlins1216457.5290.5575574137-2527-32412318.561
NL East3813New York Mets1216358.5211.5514565-5137-2526-3341734.171
NL East41118Atlanta Braves1216160.5043.55494905931-2830-32412516.610
NL East51529Washington Nationals1214774.38817.5545651-10628-3419-40411229.293
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central146St. Louis Cardinals1236756.545-5534955836-2431-32392415.615
NL Central2611Houston Astros1216457.5292.0512583-7137-2527-32411031.244
NL Central3916Milwaukee Brewers1206159.5084.5572606-3429-3032-29421923.452
NL Central41017Chicago Cubs1196059.5045.05295092036-2124-38422319.548
NL Central51323Cincinnati Reds1205565.45810.5472564-9232-2923-36422319.548
NL Central61630Pittsburgh Pirates1194574.37820.0485553-6828-3017-44421725.405
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113San Francisco Giants1216754.554-4824433939-2028-34412120.512
NL West224Los Angeles Dodgers1226755.5490.559847412436-2631-29402812.700
NL West335Colorado Rockies1216655.5451.06115308128-2738-28412615.634
NL West41221Arizona Diamondbacks1225963.4848.5543594-5136-2723-36401129.275
NL West51425San Diego Padres1235568.44713.0473622-14932-3223-36392019.513
30 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season