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  2004 in baseball - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following are the baseball events of the year 2004 throughout the world.
August 31: Omar Vizquel goes 6-for-7 to tie the AL record for most hits in a nine-inning game as the Cleveland Indians roll to a 22-0 rout of the New York Yankees, who endure the worst shutout loss in league history.
November: The independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball announces former Major Leaguer, Tom Herr, as the manager of the Lancaster Barnstormers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2004_in_baseball   (4920 words)

  
 MVP Baseball 2004 Review (Xbox)
Baseball fans need something they can rally around and talk about at the water coolers during work; look at the buzz that was created when not one but two players were vying for the single season home run record.
MVP Baseball 2004 is about to create a new excitement for baseball titles with a great mix of player control, numbers-based player performances, the inclusion of classic stadiums and players, and an extremely deep dynasty mode.
The precise hitting makes MVP 2004 a better game in situations; with a man in scoring position or when there’s a guy on first are two situations when the better hitters can choose to aim for a gap or opt for a fly or ground ball to maximize scoring potential.
reviews.teamxbox.com /xbox/718/MVP-Baseball-2004/p1   (929 words)

  
 MVP Baseball 2004 for Xbox Review - Xbox MVP Baseball 2004 Review
Last year's MVP Baseball 2003 was praised for its complex simulation-style controls, but it was also criticized for failing to include many of the simple things that most video baseball fans take for granted.
Fans of text-based baseball management simulations, which are popular on the PC platform, will appreciate the manager mode, where each at bat is simulated based upon the choices you make before the opening pitch.
Where MVP Baseball 2004 distinguishes itself from other baseball games is in the amount of control it gives you over every aspect of each play.
www.gamespot.com /xbox/sports/mvpbaseball2004/review.html   (1083 words)

  
 2004 Rhoids Baseball
The 2004 regular season is drawing to a close — a good AL West race, a good NL wild card race, and phony frenzy over the Yankee-Red Sox games.
Football is blessed with brains (and youth), and basketball by a benevolent dictator, neither of which are in possession of either hockey or baseball.
Baseball, maybe more so than any other sport, falls somewhere in between, which makes the statistical analysis of it so complicated but possible.
www.users.nac.net /blacksaturn/rhoids2004/rhoidsBaseballWelcome.htm   (2931 words)

  
 2004 WIAC Baseball Preview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Titans, who are ranked second nationally in a preseason poll by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, received six first-place votes in the league poll.
Following is a brief preview of each WIAC baseball team, in alphabetical order, and its 2003 overall and conference record in parenthesis.
Third-year head coach Jamie Sailors has become a full-time baseball coach after shedding his football duties, and a brand-new baseball-only facility is on the horizon.
www.uwsa.edu /wiac/baseball/2004prev.htm   (1921 words)

  
 Encyclopedia Baseball.com: Buy The Sports Encyclopedia Baseball 2003
Sports Encyclopedia is the definitive source for baseball stats.
Baseball Encyclopedia 2004 covers the history of every player, every team, and every season from 1902 through 2003, with detailed statistics and text summaries, as well as full coverage of this year's exciting pennant race.
The Sports Encyclopedia has 792 pages chock full of fascinating statistical trivia, great stories, and loads of baseball lore.
www.encyclopediabaseball.com /baseball_encyclopedia.htm   (123 words)

  
 GameSpy: MVP Baseball 2004 Preview
With plenty of new innovations, MVP 2004 is shaping up to be more fun than whipping Don Zimmer to the ground.
The preview builds of this season's baseball games are rolling in and that can only mean one thing -- spring is right around the corner.
It was accessible for the casual fan, but had enough depth to show the diehard baseball nut that someone had done their homework.
ps2.gamespy.com /playstation-2/mvp-baseball-2004/493558p1.html   (615 words)

  
 Baseball in the 2004 Olympics - Baseball Fever
Baseball in the 2004 Olympics - Baseball Fever
According to our TV guide the SBS coverage of baseball has a semi final on Tuesday between 8.15 and 9.30pm and on Wednesday between 7.00pm and 9.00pm the Bonze medal game.
I happened to turn on MSNBC yesterday and it was about the 4th inning of the Gold Medal baseball game between Cuba and Australia.
www.baseball-fever.com /showthread.php?t=19442   (1257 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : 2004 in baseball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The following are the events of the year 2004 that happened world-wide throughout the sport of baseball.
August 31: Omar Vizquel went 6-for-7 to tie the American League record for most hits in a nine-inning game as the Cleveland Indians rolled to a 22-0 rout of the Yankees, who endured the worst shutout loss in league history.
September 30 - Bernie Williams hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees clinched their seventh straight AL East Division title, beating the Twins 6-4 for their 100th victory of the season.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /2004_in_baseball   (4157 words)

  
 2004 WIAC Baseball Headlines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In 2004, the Warhawks were crowned the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Champion, WIAC Tournament Champion and NCAA Division III Regional Champion as they compiled a record of 39-9, while he was named WIAC Coach of the Year.
In 2004, the switch-hitter ranks second in the WIAC with 53 runs scored, 28 walks and nine home runs, fourth with 64 hits, fifth with 51 RBIs, seventh with a.459 on-base percentage, ninth with a.366 batting average and.571 slugging percentage.
In order to be nominated for the scholar-athlete award, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.25 grade point average, be in their last year of competition, or on schedule to graduate this academic year, and have competed for a minimum of two years.
www.uwsa.edu /wiac/baseball/04head.htm   (6233 words)

  
 Great Baseball Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Baseball isn’t just for boys and now more than ever young girls and women are joining in this all American sport.
There is a special challenge, however for women when shopping for baseball equipment and especially baseball gloves.
Most baseball gear is still manufacturer with men in mind, and women, whose hands are much smaller, may have a hard time finding a good fit to their gloves.
www.finalyze.com /baseball.html   (592 words)

  
 2004 Ranger Baseball - Coaches
Joe Phillips enters his 16th season as the head baseball coach at Northwestern Oklahoma State and is the school’s all-time winningest coach with a career record of 361-394.
The upcoming 2004 season looks to be a promising one.
Before arriving at Northwestern, Lockwood attended Mooreland High School where he was a three-sport star in football, baseball and basketball.
www.nwalva.edu /athletic/BASEBALL/archives/2004/04coaches.html   (570 words)

  
 Major League Baseball : News : 2004 MLB Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Often, the older a pitcher becomes, the less effective he is on the mound.
The Baseball Writers Association of America has confirmed what Jason Bay's peers, teammates and fans believed all along.
As the Rangers were grabbing the attention of the baseball world with their surprise ascension to first place in June and July, manager Buck Showalter simply maintained a poker face and kept on grinding.
mlb.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/awards/y2004/index.jsp   (381 words)

  
 2004 Baseball
None of them really knew that much about baseball before the game and one of them (Lily) even thought she was a Yankees fan before the game.
We watched some baseball, drank some beer, and made fun of all the suckers who had to work the next day.
Sebastian played with his baseball cards that he had received the night before as part of his gift for being the ring bearer and gushed over Dave Wells’ gift of the giveaway that evening- a Danny Garcia bobblehead doll.
www.balgavy.com /sports/baseballgames2004   (12504 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Baseball Mogul 2004: Computer & Video Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Baseball Mogul 2004 is the sixth installment in the award-winning Baseball Mogul series, in which you assume the role of general manager for your favorite professional baseball team.
You are the general manager of a major-league baseball team, and you control the team's future, handling minor-league development, free-agent signings, trades, and so on--even the lineup and pitching rotation.
The 2004 version allows for improvement in minor league players, ones you historically know would never be that good in the bigs, simply by spending the most money and resources on minor league player development.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000088NQV?v=glance   (2205 words)

  
 Howard College Hawk 2004/2005 Baseball Program
The success of 2004 will be hard to reproduce statistically, however the Hawks may appear to be more balanced this year.
In 2004 the Hawks were pitching heavy and relied on the staff to carry the team.
After being drafted in the ninth round of the 1995 baseball draft by the Oakland Athletics, he played professional baseball for the next four years.
www.howardcollege.edu /athletic/baseball/prog0405.htm   (1289 words)

  
 AVault | PC | MVP Baseball 2004 Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
I’m not a big sports nut, but baseball is my one real holdout for testosterone-laden fanaticism.
This year, EA SPORT’s MVP Baseball 2004 swings for the fences as the boys of summer take to spring training.
MVP Baseball 2004 has many different types of gameplay, but the core component of this offering is Dynasty Mode.
www.avault.com /reviews/review_temp.asp?game=mvp2004   (400 words)

  
 2004 Beep Baseball World Series   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Most of all, Beep Baseball players compete with a passion that is as true as the dirt and the grass stains they wear with honor on their uniforms.
The 2004 Series will be played at Tuttle Park, which is located directly behind the host hotel: Holiday Inn on the Lane at 328 West Lane Avenue.
In 2003, the Beep Baseball World Series was played in Aurora, CO, with the Chicago Comets emerging from among a field of 13 teams to win the title.
www.telecompioneers.org /home/nbba.asp   (426 words)

  
 PS2 Previews: All-Star Baseball 2004
The All-Star Baseball series is one that will always be included in the race for top baseball title.
With a slew of new baseball games being released this year, Acclaim knows they have their hands full with this project.
The PS2 version of ASB 2004 will be released February 15, so expect to hear more information in the coming weeks.
www.psxextreme.com /scripts/previews2/preview.asp?PrevID=326   (531 words)

  
 Baseball Musings: May 2004 Archives
So my guess is a lot of baseball people are going to be pooh-poohing the Orioles use of these tests.
Baseball talent is normally distributed, like almost everything in life.
Vincent thought it was in the best interests of baseball not to have a strike then.
www.baseballmusings.com /archives/2004_05.php   (8709 words)

  
 2004 GSC Baseball Championship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Millington, TN-Delta State University (47-10) defeated the Valdosta State University (33-26), 9-2, claiming the 2004 Gulf South Conference Baseball Championship at USA Stadium in Millington, TN.
Millington, TN-Three teams are still in the running entering the final day of the 2004 Gulf South Conference Baseball Tournament at USA Stadium in Millington, TN.
The 2004 GSC Baseball Tournament resumes tomorrow with Delta State and Southern Arkansas meeting in the "Winner's Bracket" game at 10:00 am.
www.usabaseballstadium.org /gsc04.htm   (2627 words)

  
 2004 Javelina Baseball Fall Report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
There are plenty of spots open as four of the five infielders from the 2004 squad were in their last year of eligibility.
After spending the 2004 season in the shadow of Javelina ace, Garrett Murdy, Peters will be the Javs’ go-to-guy in 2005.
Melvin was the second baseman on the 2004 championship team.
www.javelinaathletics.com /baseball/2005/111104BB.html   (900 words)

  
 Amazon.com: 2004 Topps Complete Baseball Card Set: Toys & Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Each year the one set of baseball cards that I go out and get are the ones by Topps, although I have to admit the commitment stems primarily from the fact I have been collecting Topps cards since I was a kid.
But the Holy Grail remains have the official "first" card for the next baseball superstar, so I suspect we are going to have to endure this nonsense for the rest of our lives.
The 2004 Topps set has white borders for the cards and a lot of horizontal cards (which reminds a lot of us of the 1971 Topps set).
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00021HBQI?v=glance   (1016 words)

  
 IGN: MVP Baseball 2004 Preview
January 20, 2004 - Like your beloved local team, EA's MVP Baseball 2004 is trying to make the correct offseason moves that will grab your interest and get you excited about their next endeavor.
For 2004, MVP Baseball is introducing a more intuitive batting system that likewise asks gamers to sharpen their timing skills.
The real baseball physics mean we'll finally see baseballs that tail away from defenders and other movement in the horizontal plane.
xbox.ign.com /articles/473/473969p1.html   (782 words)

  
 NAJAS - Baseball Camp 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The purpose of the camp was to provide baseball instruction, cross-cultural education, and to encourage the young baseball players to learn more about each other and each other's countries.
Eighteen Japanese baseball players along with three coaches to accompany the group were selected from Hokkaido by the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters and the Hokkaido Baseball Association.
Baseball, rich in the history of the U.S.-Japan relationship, provides an excellent platform for teenagers of the two countries to be exposed to another culture.
www.us-japan.org /programs/past/baseball2004   (980 words)

  
 2004 Baseball Season Outlook ::
He will be back at full strength and could have the most impact at the plate for Ohio State in 2004 after batting.333 a year ago.
Joining the two will likely be lefty Trent Luyster, a midweek starter last year, who finished with a 3-1 record, and Chris Hanners, who entered the weekend rotation the second half of the season.
The Buckeyes elected four of their fellow teammates to serve as team captains for the 2004 season: outfielder Steve Caravati, shortstop Brett Garrard, catcher Derek Kinnear and pitcher Josh Newman.
ohiostatebuckeyes.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/012704aaa.html   (1255 words)

  
 GameSpy: MVP Baseball 2004 Review
As a sophomore effort, MVP Baseball 2004 is incredibly entertaining; unfortunately it still has some incredible flaws.
It was a good first effort, and introduced one of the best pitcher/batter interfaces in the history of the genre, but it suffered the expected growing pains of a new sports series.
The follow-up, MVP Baseball 2004, is much better than the original, but there is still work to do before it's considered an elite sports title in the same league as NCAA Football and Madden.
pc.gamespy.com /pc/mvp-baseball-2004/500862p1.html   (663 words)

  
 2004 Virginia Baseball Summer Camp ::
In addition, a separate indoor facility and outdoor turf facility are located adjacent to the baseball stadium, and are fully equipped with batting cages, tee and soft toss areas, and bullpen mounds.
His 2001 recruiting class was ranked #1 in the nation by Baseball America, and helped him earned assistant coach of the year honors by both Baseball America and the American Baseball Coaches Association.
In 1993, O'Connor was drafted in the 29th round of the major league baseball draft by the Philadelphia Phillies.
virginiasports.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/022604aab.html   (1701 words)

  
 MVP Baseball 2004 Review - PC
MVP 2004 combines the approachability of an arcade baseball game with the statistical depth of a text baseball management simulator to provide something for nearly everyone.
MVP 2004 has taken a page out of the golf game genre and developed a pitch meter that is similar to the golf swing meter we are all familiar with.
There is no need to wait on the rest of the games to come out later this year, MVP Baseball 2004 is a great way to play baseball and to manage the team of your dreams.
pc.gamezone.com /gzreviews/r22883.htm   (1143 words)

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