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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 2010-08-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners4Baltimore Orioles0BoxLucas FrenchKevin MillwoodBrandon League
Los Angeles Angels0Boston Red Sox6BoxClay BuchholzJered Weaver(none)
Cleveland Indians1Kansas City Royals2BoxZack GreinkeJeanmar GomezJoakim Soria
Chicago White Sox6Minnesota Twins7BoxRon MahayMatt Thornton(none)
Detroit Tigers2New York Yankees6BoxCC SabathiaJustin Verlander(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2Oakland Athletics6BoxDallas BradenBrian TalletMichael Wuertz
Texas Rangers1Tampa Bay Rays10BoxMatt GarzaTommy Hunter(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxBronson ArroyoDaniel Hudson(none)
Washington Nationals2Atlanta Braves10BoxMike MinorScott Olsen(none)
San Diego Padres1Chicago Cubs0BoxJon GarlandRandy WellsHeath Bell
New York Mets3Houston Astros4BoxMark MelanconJohan SantanaWilton Lopez
Colorado Rockies0Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxClayton KershawJhoulis Chacin(none)
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies9BoxRoy OswaltBarry Zito(none)
Florida Marlins6Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxRicky NolascoZach Duke(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxDavid BushJaime GarciaJohn Axford

Standings as of 2010-08-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Tampa Bay Rays1196950.580--59745414339-2330-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field432716.628
225Boston Red Sox1206753.5582.56165427433-2534-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park422220.524
357New York Yankees1196653.5553.062448014434-2532-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II432914.674
4611Toronto Blue Jays1196455.5385.05535163732-2632-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre432122.488
51429Baltimore Orioles1204674.38323.5443628-18527-3319-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards422022.476
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Chicago White Sox1196653.555--5494975236-2330-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field432221.512
236Minnesota Twins1196653.555--58847910935-2231-31W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithTarget Field432815.651
31020Detroit Tigers1195861.4878.0513558-4535-2723-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park432320.535
41124Cleveland Indians1195465.45412.0480574-9428-3126-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMark ShapiroProgressive Field431528.349
51225Kansas City Royals1195267.43714.0484613-12926-3126-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium431528.349
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1713Texas Rangers1186157.517--5854949134-2827-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington442915.659
2814Los Angeles Angels1206258.517--532553-2134-2628-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim421824.429
3918Oakland Athletics1185959.5002.04744571733-2726-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum442222.500
41327Seattle Mariners1204971.40813.0391514-12329-3220-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Daren BrownJack ZduriencikSafeco Field421230.286
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Atlanta Braves1196851.571--54944010941-1827-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field432320.535
2612Philadelphia Phillies1186256.5255.55614936831-2531-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park44359.795
3917New York Mets1196059.5048.04834701334-2426-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field431924.442
41019Florida Marlins1185860.4929.5524516827-3231-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Edwin RodriguezMichael HillSun Life Stadium442222.500
51323Washington Nationals1195564.46213.0479556-7735-2320-41W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanMichael RizzoNationals Park431429.326
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123St. Louis Cardinals1176750.573--5384469240-2027-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III451926.422
2510Cincinnati Reds1196455.5384.05824938934-2830-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark432716.628
3816Milwaukee Brewers1206159.5087.5567641-7433-2628-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park421626.381
41221Houston Astros1185761.48310.5458562-10432-3125-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsEd WadeMinute Maid Park441925.432
51426Chicago Cubs1205169.42517.5512592-8027-3424-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou PiniellaJim HendryWrigley Field422418.571
61630Pittsburgh Pirates1194475.37024.0408639-23126-3218-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park431330.302
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Diego Padres1186850.576--51840011834-2434-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJed HoyerPetco Park442222.500
249Los Angeles Dodgers1206555.5424.0525521439-2226-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium421527.357
3715San Francisco Giants1206159.5088.05214497235-2526-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park423111.738
41122Colorado Rockies1185761.48311.05585233534-2423-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field442618.591
51528Arizona Diamondbacks1204872.40021.0542654-11228-3320-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonJerry DipotoChase Field421725.405


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Alex Cora3B-SS34.304Signed by Rangers 
Angelo Gumbs2B17.308Signed by Yankees 
Ramon OrtizP37.147Signed by Rays 
William ScottP19.349Signed by Padres 
Todd WellemeyerP31.352Released by Giants