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Kevin Millwood from the Chronology
Apr 14, 2006 - Kevin Millwood of the Rangers tops Barry Zito of the A's as both go 7 innings in the 6-3 Texas win. Frank Thomas of the A's hits his 200th HR as a DH to join Babe Ruth and Ernie Banks as the only big-leaguers to hit 200 or more homers at two different positions. Ruth hit 357 as a right fielder and 313 as a left fielder, Banks hit 210 as a first baseman and 277 as a shortstop. Thomas hit 249 as a first baseman.
Apr 27, 2003 - The Phillies beat the Giants 1-0 as Kevin Millwood pitches the 1st no-hitter of the season and only the 2nd in the 33-year history of Veterans Stadium. He strikes out 10 while walking three. Ricky Ledee has 2 of the Phils' 4 hits including a solo homer off Foppert to account for the only score.
Dec 20, 2002 - The Braves trade P Kevin Millwood to the Phillies for C Johnny Estrada. Meanwhile‚ according to Braves GM John Schuerholz‚ "The economics in baseball stink. The economics stink‚ and if this isn't a clear enough signal to the doubters and naysayers‚ to be forced to trade an 18-game winner to your arch enemy . . . The economics stink."
Oct 3, 2002 - The Braves defeat the Giants 7-3 to even their series at 1 game apiece. Kevin Millwood hurls 6 strong innings for the victory while Javy Lopez and Vinny Castilla support his pitching with HRs. Rich Aurilia Barry Bonds and JD Snow all homer in a losing cause for SF.
Apr 17, 2002 - In the Braves 2-1 win over the Mets B.J. Surhoff makes a 9-3 fielding play; throwing out Jeff D'Amico at 1B on an apparent RBI single. Greg Maddux leaves in the 1st with lower back pain but Kevin Millwood throws 4 innings of 2-hit ball.
Oct 5, 2001 - The Braves clinch their 10th straight division championship with a 20-3 rout of the Marlins. Kevin Millwood gives up a field goal in the 1st inning but the Braves score 10 runs in the bottom of the frame. Ryan Dempster allows just one hit but walks 6 before leaving in the 1st. Reliever Benito Baez gives up 8 runs in 1 2/3 IP and OF John Mabry tries his hand in the 9th but gives up 5 runs while recording just one out. Chipper Jones has a triple and grand slam and reaches the 100 RBI mark for the 6th straight year.
Jun 7, 2000 - At Atlanta Carlos Delgado has 6 RBI and 2 homers including a grand slam to pace the Blue Jays to a 12-8 win. Kevin Millwood takes the loss. Blue Jays rookie pitcher Clayton Andrews bloops an apparent single to right for his first ML hit but Brian Jordan playing very shallow throws him out at first. Jordan will throw out 3 runners at 1B this year.
Oct 24, 1999 - The Yankees defeat Braves 7-2 to take a 2-games-to-0 lead in the Series. David Cone holds Atlanta to one hit and no runs in 7 innings. Bernie Williams gets 3 hits for NY while 5 of his teammates get 2 apiece. Braves' starter Kevin Millwood gets battered for 8 hits and 5 runs (4 earned) in 2 innings of work.
Oct 13, 1999 - Atlanta takes a 2-game lead over NY in the NLCS with a 4-3 victory. The Braves score all 4 of their runs in the 6th inning on a pair of HRs by Brian Jordan and Eddie Perez off Mets starter Kenny Rogers. Kevin Millwood gets the win for Atlanta with John Smoltz making his 1st relief appearance ever to get the save.
Oct 6, 1999 - The Braves defeat the Astros 5-1 to even their series at 1 game apiece. Kevin Millwood hurls a 1-hitter for the victory the only Houston safety being a 2nd-inning HR by 3B Ken Caminiti. It is the 1st complete game 1-hitter hurled in postseason play in 32 years.
Jun 12, 1999 - Brady Anderson and Mike Bordick the first two Oriole batters homer off Kevin Millwood. Will Clark also homers in the 1st off Millwood and that is enough for Jose Guzman who shuts out the Braves 5-0.
Jun 3, 1993 - Seattle selects SS Alex Rodriguez of Westminster Christian HS in Miami with the 1st pick in the amateur draft. Rodriguez hit .417 with 17 homers and 90 stolen bases. The Tigers picking 9th take speedster Matt Brunson who will steal 106 bases in 329 A-level minor league games: impressive considering he will hit just .200. The Brewers get pitchers Jeff D'Amico and Kelly Wunsch with two 1st round picks. Both will prove injury prone but they do take SS Mark Loretta on the 7th round. The Phils take Scott Rolen on the 2nd round; the Braves select Kevin Millwood (11th) and John Rocker (18th) while the Indians take Richie Sexson (24th). The Dodgers pick Wichita State pitcher Darren Dreifort who will skip the minor leagues and debut on April 7 1994.