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Games on 2012-07-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles3Los Angeles Angels2BoxMiguel GonzalezC.J. WilsonJim Johnson
New York Yankees10Boston Red Sox8BoxBoone LoganAndrew MillerRafael Soriano
Toronto Blue Jays2Chicago White Sox4BoxJake PeavyAaron LaffeyAddison Reed
Tampa Bay Rays10Cleveland Indians3BoxAlex CobbJustin Masterson(none)
Kansas City Royals2Detroit Tigers4BoxDrew SmylyJonathan SanchezJose Valverde
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics4BoxJordan NorbertoOliver Perez(none)
Minnesota Twins5Texas Rangers1BoxFrancisco LirianoMartin Perez(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Arizona Diamondbacks5BoxJosh CollmenterClayton KershawJ.J. Putz
Milwaukee Brewers7Houston Astros1BoxYovani GallardoJ.A. Happ(none)
Chicago Cubs8New York Mets7BoxTravis WoodJohan Santana(none)
Atlanta Braves5Philadelphia Phillies0BoxTim HudsonAntonio Bastardo(none)
San Francisco Giants6Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxBarry ZitoErik BedardSergio Romo
Cincinnati Reds6San Diego Padres0BoxBronson ArroyoKip Wells(none)
Miami Marlins3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxRicky NolascoJake WestbrookHeath Bell
Colorado Rockies5Washington Nationals1BoxDrew PomeranzStephen StrasburgRafael Betancourt

Standings as of 2012-07-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees824834.585--3943346026-1522-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II804733.588
238Baltimore Orioles834637.5542.5351378-2724-1822-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards794732.595
3814Tampa Bay Rays844440.5245.0353346725-1819-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field784632.590
41017Toronto Blue Jays844242.5007.04193972223-1919-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre783147.397
51226Boston Red Sox833548.42213.54193714819-2416-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park793445.430
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago White Sox834637.554--3983356326-1820-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field793940.494
2510Kansas City Royals824537.5490.5336370-3421-1624-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium802753.338
3713Detroit Tigers844539.5361.5372373-124-1621-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park784335.551
4915Cleveland Indians834340.5183.0372404-3223-2020-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field792554.316
51328Minnesota Twins833449.41012.0348433-8516-2618-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field793247.405
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Angels844836.571--3693343522-1926-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim784137.526
2612Texas Rangers844539.5363.04353587725-1820-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington784830.615
31119Oakland Athletics844143.4887.0316308822-2019-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum482325.479
41430Seattle Mariners853154.36517.5329362-3316-2515-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field774433.571
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Washington Nationals814734.580--3412855624-1423-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park815130.630
223New York Mets844836.5710.53913662527-1721-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field782652.333
359Miami Marlins834637.5542.0328382-5426-1820-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park792356.291
41122Atlanta Braves833845.45810.03813513017-2521-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field795623.709
51223Philadelphia Phillies853847.44711.0362386-2419-2319-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park774334.558
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1611Pittsburgh Pirates834538.542--3293101925-1620-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park793445.430
2716Cincinnati Reds834340.5182.03483093921-1822-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark795425.684
3818Milwaukee Brewers834142.4944.0376384-823-2018-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park794237.532
41021St. Louis Cardinals843945.4646.54183506819-2220-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III784929.628
51425Chicago Cubs833548.42210.0309383-7418-2117-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field792653.329
61527Houston Astros843549.41710.5335408-7325-1810-31L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park782058.256
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Dodgers854837.565--3283101826-1722-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium773839.494
246San Francisco Giants844737.5600.5335330526-1621-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park784731.603
3920Arizona Diamondbacks834043.4827.0363361221-2119-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field794138.519
41324San Diego Padres853649.42412.0298371-7317-2519-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park774037.519
51629Colorado Rockies833350.39814.0408472-6419-2414-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field793148.392


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Samuel DedunoSP29.004Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Contract purchased from Rochester (AAA)
Jake ArrietaSP26.122Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Optioned to Norfolk (AAA)
Jamie MoyerP49.240-Released by Blue Jays
Josh PoytressP21.351Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Activated from DL
Garrett RichardsSP24.040Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Optioned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Nathan DesouzaOF 17.358Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Signed out of draft
Daniel Devonshire1B 20.098Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Signed out of draft
Jameson TaillonP20.231Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Tim ShibuyaP22.295Minnesota TwinsBeloit (A)DL-7 Injured
Rand SmithCF-LF25.025Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Activated from temporary inactive list
Ryan Howard1b32.230Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Daniel MoskosP26.069Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Pirates
Dustin Pedroia2b28.324Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-15 Jammed right thumb
Rich HillP32.117Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Pedro Ciriaco3b26.282Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from Pawtucket (AAA)
Shelley Duncandh32.281Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Activated from Paternity List
Jason Donaldss27.305Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Optioned to Columbus (AAA)
Deolis GuerraP23.080Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Gregory InfanteP24.362Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Kris HarveyP28.183Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Activated from DL
Jarred CosartP22.042Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Julio MorbanCF-LF20.144Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)Activated from DL
Jairo Perez3B24.026-Released by Twins
Nathan MelendresCF-LF22.093Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Nick AkinsLF24.194Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
Jesus GalindoCF21.317San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Austin KnightLF22.143Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)DL-7 Injured
Cameron EdmanC-1B24.019Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)DL-7 Injured
Stefan LopezP21.093New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)DL-7 Injured
Scott PodsednikCF36.110Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Scott PodsednikCF36.110Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Optioned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Eric HurleyP26.292Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Contract purchased from Salt Lake (AAA)
Yadier Molinac29.358St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Placed on Bereavement list
Bryan AndersonC25.202St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Recalled from Memphis (AAA)
Dwight ChildsC23.348Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Cole ArmstrongC28.317Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)
Justin Maxwellcf28.243Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Rocky GaleC24.135San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Assigned to Tucson (AAA)
J.R. HigleyRF-CF24.015Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Kyle HigashiokaC22.077New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Jack MarderC-2B22.135Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)
Christian Walker3B21.100Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)
Zachary TaylorOF21.064Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Mike AlbaladejoC22.130Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)
Spencer DickinsonCF22.306Cincinnati RedsClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Anthony MelchiondaIF22.139St. Louis CardinalsQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Jake LoweryC21.350Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Adrian Williams2B21.184Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Roberto De La Cruz3B21.238Colorado RockiesTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Julio MorbanCF-LF20.144Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Assigned to High Desert (A+)
Danny ViciosoC23.252Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)Assigned to Bakersfield (A+)
Kevin RiversLF-RF23.316Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Alex MejiaIF21.169St. Louis CardinalsBatavia (A-)
Jorge Vega-RosadoSS-2B20.214Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Corey SeagerSS 18.070Los Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)Assigned to Ogden (Rk)
Diego Gonzalez21.112Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Elliott Hargreaves18.096Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Dan SattlerP28.238Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Josh OutmanSP27.295Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
Eric BeaulacP25.235Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Bobby WilkinsP22.320Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Conrad FlynnP23.230Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Kevin SiegristP22.351St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Buddy BoshersP24.058Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Mark CohoonP24.295New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Assigned to Binghamton (AA)
Adam SmithP22.203New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Paco RodriguezP21.081Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)
E.J. EncinosaP20.336San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)
Colton MurrayP22.075Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Ryan DullP22.277Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
Kyle AndersonP22.043Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Pedro HernandezP23.085Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Cameron CoppingP22.073Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Mariners (Rk)
Marek MinarikP19.008Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)
Mitch GuellerP 18.238Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)
Andrew MassieP 18.160New York MetsKingsport (Rk)
Geoff BroussardP 21.288Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Hector Luna1b30.155Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Hong-chih KuoP30.348Released by Cubs
Austin HudsonP24.182Released by Mariners
Brett ZawackiP23.065Released by Marlins
Ramon GarciaP20.339Released by Cubs
Chris Valaika2b26.326Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to AZL Reds (Rk) for rehab