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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 2011-08-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros5Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxJ.J. PutzJeff Fulchino(none)
Washington Nationals3Chicago Cubs4BoxRyan DempsterJordan ZimmermannCarlos Marmol
Colorado Rockies1Cincinnati Reds2BoxJohnny CuetoJhoulis ChacinFrancisco Cordero
San Diego Padres3New York Mets2BoxChad QuallsJonathon NieseHeath Bell
Milwaukee Brewers2St. Louis Cardinals5BoxChris CarpenterYovani GallardoFernando Salas
Chicago White Sox6Baltimore Orioles3BoxMark BuehrleChris TillmanSergio Santos
Detroit Tigers4Cleveland Indians3BoxJustin VerlanderFausto CarmonaJose Valverde
Los Angeles Angels5New York Yankees6BoxRafael SorianoFernando RodneyMariano Rivera
Kansas City Royals1Tampa Bay Rays4BoxJeff NiemannDanny DuffyKyle Farnsworth
Oakland Athletics10Toronto Blue Jays3BoxGuillermo MoscosoBrad Mills(none)

Standings as of 2011-08-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2011 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1167244.621--63148714437-2235-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park461828.391
223New York Yankees1167145.6121.062245017239-2332-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II462620.565
3510Tampa Bay Rays1176354.5389.55014604131-2832-26W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field452817.622
4714Toronto Blue Jays1175958.50413.5546540629-2830-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre452223.489
51429Baltimore Orioles1154570.39126.5474612-13828-3317-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards472423.511
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2011 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1612Detroit Tigers1176255.530--517530-1333-2529-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park453312.733
2813Cleveland Indians1155857.5043.0494495-131-2527-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field472225.468
3916Chicago White Sox1175859.4964.0467480-1324-3234-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field452124.467
41125Minnesota Twins1175265.44410.0457565-10827-3025-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithTarget Field451134.244
51328Kansas City Royals1184969.41513.5513567-5431-3218-37L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium442222.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2011 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Texas Rangers1186652.559--5995009939-2327-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington443014.682
249Los Angeles Angels1186454.5422.04554381732-2532-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim442222.500
31022Oakland Athletics1175364.45312.5460468-831-2422-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum452124.467
41227Seattle Mariners1165066.43115.0386449-6327-2823-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field461729.370
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2011 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1177740.658--51538413141-1836-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park452520.556
224Atlanta Braves1186949.5858.54864315534-2235-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field442024.455
3715New York Mets1175859.49619.0530523725-3233-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field451926.422
41019Washington Nationals1175661.47921.0457480-2332-2324-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park442420.545
51120Florida Marlins1175562.47022.0467513-4624-3931-23L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonMichael HillSun Life Stadium451728.378
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2011 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Milwaukee Brewers1186751.568--5244952941-1526-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park442915.659
2611St. Louis Cardinals1186355.5344.05615124930-2633-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III442717.614
3817Cincinnati Reds1185761.48310.05495163332-2925-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark442222.500
4918Pittsburgh Pirates1165660.48310.0445477-3226-3230-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park461630.348
51526Chicago Cubs1185167.43216.0483579-9629-3322-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike QuadeJim HendryWrigley Field442024.455
61630Houston Astros1183880.32229.0454599-14519-4019-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsEd WadeMinute Maid Park441826.409
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2011 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Arizona Diamondbacks1186553.551--5415192233-2632-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field442915.659
258San Francisco Giants1186454.5421.0407420-1335-2529-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park442222.500
31221Colorado Rockies1195564.46210.5534543-928-3127-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field431825.419
41323Los Angeles Dodgers1165264.44812.0427467-4028-3424-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium453015.667
51424San Diego Padres1195366.44512.5447450-323-3630-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJed HoyerPetco Park431825.419


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Casey BarnesP23.084Signed by Phillies 
Sam GaviglioP21.081Signed by Cardinals 
Ken GilesP20.325Signed by Phillies 
Hayden SharpP18.285Signed by Yankees 
Adam SmithP21.239Signed by Yankees