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Friday, August 9,2002

Friday, August 9,2002

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Minnesota Twins 5 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park J.C. Romero Frank Castillo Eddie Guardado 33,973 2:59
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Seattle Mariners 2 Chicago White Sox 10 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Mark Buehrle Freddy Garcia -- 28,229 2:49
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Texas Rangers 3 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Progressive Field Kenny Rogers Mark Wohlers Francisco Cordero 41,019 2:25
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Baltimore Orioles 0 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Comerica Park Mike Maroth Jason Johnson Juan Acevedo 26,231 2:23
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 4 Kansas City Royals 5 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Darrell May Travis Phelps -- 23,003 3:58
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Oakland Athletics 3 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Micah Bowie Sterling Hitchcock -- 54,316 6:00
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Anaheim Angels 4 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Rogers Centre Pete Walker Ramon Ortiz Kelvim Escobar 18,728 3:02
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Florida Marlins 1 Arizona Diamondbacks 2 box | pbp Chase Field Byung-Hyun Kim Braden Looper -- 39,487 2:37
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 San Diego Padres 10 Cincinnati Reds 12 box | pbp Cinergy Field John Riedling Brett Tomko -- 22,708 3:09
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Chicago Cubs 0 Colorado Rockies 2 box | pbp Coors Field Denny Neagle Carlos Zambrano Jose Jimenez 41,131 2:19
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Atlanta Braves 6 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Minute Maid Park Tim Spooneybarger Nelson Cruz John Smoltz 41,416 4:32
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Paul Shuey Mike Timlin Eric Gagne 40,688 2:25
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Montreal Expos 11 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp Miller Park Bartolo Colon Ruben Quevedo -- 25,919 2:59
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp AT&T Park Kip Wells Jason Schmidt Mike Williams 41,897 3:05
2002 reg season 2002-08-09 New York Mets 2 St. Louis Cardinals 1 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Al Leiter Mike Matthews Armando Benitez 44,299 3:05
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2002 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 114 71 43 .623 0.0 666 520 146 L1 36-24 35-19 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Angels)
2002 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 114 66 48 .579 5.0 621 464 157 L1 37-21 29-27 2 5 7 Yes dnq
2002 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 113 55 58 .487 15.5 509 510 -1 L1 28-32 27-26 3 7 17 -- dnq
2002 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 114 51 63 .447 20.0 568 606 -38 W1 22-32 29-31 4 10 22 -- dnq
2002 AL East Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise | log 115 38 77 .330 33.5 471 635 -164 L1 15-41 23-36 5 14 30 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2002 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 117 70 47 .598 0.0 594 541 53 W1 30-27 40-20 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Angels)
2002 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 117 56 61 .479 14.0 605 607 -2 W3 23-37 33-24 2 8 18 -- dnq
2002 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 114 51 63 .447 17.5 495 591 -96 L2 22-36 28-28 3 9 23 -- dnq
2002 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 116 46 70 .397 23.5 511 615 -104 W1 16-44 31-25 4 12 27 -- dnq
2002 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 115 44 71 .383 25.0 438 588 -150 W2 17-42 27-29 5 13 28 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2002 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 116 71 45 .612 0.0 593 478 115 L1 35-21 36-24 1 2 4 Yes dnq
2002 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 115 67 48 .583 3.5 590 477 113 L3 31-25 36-23 2 4 6 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
2002 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 116 67 49 .578 4.0 545 496 49 W1 31-25 36-24 3 6 8 -- Lost in 1st Round (Twins)
2002 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 115 49 66 .426 21.5 578 631 -53 W1 21-35 28-31 4 11 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2002 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 115 76 39 .661 0.0 514 379 135 W2 36-20 40-19 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Giants)
2002 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 115 58 57 .504 18.0 507 517 -10 W1 23-35 35-22 2 9 15 -- dnq
2002 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 115 58 57 .504 18.0 502 487 15 W2 28-29 30-28 3 8 14 -- dnq
2002 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 115 56 59 .487 20.0 500 530 -30 L1 22-34 34-25 4 10 16 -- dnq
2002 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 115 54 61 .470 22.0 519 556 -37 L3 25-32 29-29 5 12 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2002 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 112 60 52 .536 0.0 509 486 23 L1 26-30 34-22 1 5 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Giants)
2002 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 114 59 55 .518 2.0 526 532 -6 W1 31-28 28-27 2 7 12 -- dnq
2002 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 114 59 55 .518 2.0 532 492 40 L2 26-31 33-24 3 6 13 -- dnq
2002 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 115 52 63 .452 9.5 444 525 -81 W1 26-31 26-32 4 13 21 -- dnq
2002 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 48 65 .425 12.5 489 521 -32 L1 22-34 26-31 5 14 25 -- dnq
2002 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 115 40 75 .348 21.5 463 585 -122 L2 17-41 23-34 6 16 29 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2002 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 116 71 45 .612 0.0 585 470 115 W1 34-25 37-20 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2002 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 116 65 51 .560 6.0 504 470 34 W3 33-26 32-25 2 3 9 Yes dnq
2002 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 115 63 52 .548 7.5 563 468 95 L2 31-27 32-25 3 4 10 Yes Lost World Series (Angels)
2002 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 115 54 61 .470 16.5 538 601 -63 W4 18-41 36-20 4 11 19 -- dnq
2002 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 115 48 67 .417 22.5 471 572 -101 L1 17-38 31-29 5 15 26 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jason Boyd Boston Red Sox Hist Signed to #-year contract for 2002-2002 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Joe Nelson Boston Red Sox Hist Signed to #-year contract for 2002-2002 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Sean Casey Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jason Johnson Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)