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Games on 2013-05-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox9Los Angeles Angels12BoxRobert CoelloNate JonesErnesto Frieri
Tampa Bay Rays10Baltimore Orioles6BoxAlexander TorresJim Johnson(none)
Seattle Mariners4Cleveland Indians5BoxChris PerezOliver Perez(none)
Boston Red Sox12Minnesota Twins5BoxCraig BreslowScott Diamond(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2New York Yankees7BoxDavid PhelpsBrandon Morrow(none)
Kansas City Royals1Oakland Athletics2BoxTom MiloneErvin SantanaGrant Balfour
Detroit Tigers2Texas Rangers7BoxJustin GrimmAnibal Sanchez(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Atlanta Braves3BoxCory GearrinKenley JansenCraig Kimbrel
New York Mets2Chicago Cubs8BoxScott FeldmanJeremy Hefner(none)
San Francisco Giants2Colorado Rockies10BoxTyler ChatwoodTim Lincecum(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks1Miami Marlins0BoxBrandon McCarthyTom Koehler(none)
Cincinnati Reds10Philadelphia Phillies0BoxBronson ArroyoKyle Kendrick(none)
Houston Astros4Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJose CisneroBryan MorrisJose Veras
Washington Nationals1San Diego Padres2BoxEric StultsJordan ZimmermannHuston Street
Milwaukee Brewers6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxJohn AxfordJoe KellyJim Henderson

Standings as of 2013-05-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees432716.628--1841592515-912-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1195861.487
235Boston Red Sox432617.6051.02121783413-1013-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1197148.597
3612Baltimore Orioles422319.5483.5212192209-1014-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1206258.517
4715Tampa Bay Rays422220.5244.52071961114-88-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1217051.579
51327Toronto Blue Jays431726.39510.0177222-459-128-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1195762.479
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Cleveland Indians412417.585--2021732913-811-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1216853.562
2510Detroit Tigers412318.5611.02141645013-710-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1217051.579
3816Kansas City Royals392019.5133.01681531510-810-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1236657.537
41120Chicago White Sox411922.4635.0153164-118-911-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1214477.364
51221Minnesota Twins391821.4625.0179186-79-129-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1234875.390
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Texas Rangers432815.651--2011505113-515-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1206357.525
2917Oakland Athletics442222.5006.5203201212-1010-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1187444.627
31018Seattle Mariners432023.4658.0160174-1411-99-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1195168.429
41428Los Angeles Angels431627.37212.0183225-429-137-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1196257.521
51529Houston Astros431231.27916.0173260-876-166-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1193980.328
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Atlanta Braves422418.571--1811503111-513-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1207248.600
2713Washington Nationals432320.5351.5151159-812-911-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park1196356.529
3919Philadelphia Phillies432023.4654.5153188-3510-1210-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1195366.445
41426New York Mets401624.4007.0170199-299-127-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1225864.475
51530Miami Marlins431132.25613.5115189-745-166-16L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondMichael HillMarlins Park1195168.429
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals422715.643--1971484913-814-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1207050.583
224Cincinnati Reds432617.6051.52081585016-610-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1196455.538
347Pittsburgh Pirates432518.5812.51751571814-911-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1196950.580
41123Chicago Cubs421824.4299.0170172-210-138-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field1204872.400
51324Milwaukee Brewers411724.4159.5175203-2810-117-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1215764.471
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Arizona Diamondbacks432518.581--1791532612-1113-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field1195663.471
2611San Francisco Giants432419.5581.0202202015-79-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1195267.437
3814Colorado Rockies432320.5352.02161892713-810-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1195168.429
41022San Diego Padres421923.4525.5163184-2111-108-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park1205763.475
51225Los Angeles Dodgers411724.4157.0140175-3511-136-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium1217546.620


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Deven MarreroSS22.266Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Activated from DL
Edwin MaysonetSS31.213Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Activated from DL
Carmen AngeliniSS24.238New York YankeesTampa (A+)Activated from DL
Sean BiermanP24.210Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Activated from DL
James BeresfordSS-2B24.119Minnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)Activated from DL
Atahualpa SeverinoP28.193Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Activated from DL
Jon Michael ReddingP25.184Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from DL
Tyler AndersonP23.139Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Activated from DL
Jake EschP23.052Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Activated from DL
Ramon Morla3B23.179Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Activated from DL
Jose ValdespinaP21.057Texas RangersHickory (A)Activated from DL
Rafael PerezP31.003Released by Twins
Jon RauchRP34.233Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Designated for assignment
James Darnell3B-LF26.119San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Yasmani GrandalC24.191San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Assigned to Tucson (AAA) for rehab
Mike WilsonOF29.324Signed by Somerset (Atlantic)
Mike WilsonOF29.324San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Contract purchased from Somerset (Atl)
Josh KinneyP34.048Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab
Kai GronauerC26.171New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt FoxP30.165New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Contract purchased from York (Atlantic)
Blaine BoyerP31.311Released by Royals
Sam PalaceC26.289Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-7 Injured
Dustin McGowanP31.055Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA) for rehab
Casey CrosbyP24.243Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Josh Bell3B26.186New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Signed to minor league contract
Brian JerolomanC28.008Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Traded from Pirates to Nationals for PTBNL (Brian Bocock on July 10)
Brett MyersSP32.274Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA) for rehab
Pat LehmanP26.212Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)DL-7 Injured
Scott ElbertP27.278Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA) for rehab
Mark Ellis2b35.346Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA) for rehab
Justin MillerP25.340Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA) for rehab
Randy HenryP23.008Texas RangersFrisco (AA)DL-7 Injured
Joe GardnerP25.061Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jett BandyC23.053Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)DL-7 Bruised right elbow
Seth FrankoffP24.264Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Nicholas SchnaitmannP23.183Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Ydwin VillegasSS22.259San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Billy BurnsCF23.261Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Cory BrownstenC24.349Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Seth HarveyP25.119Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)DL-7 Injured
Harold Martinez3B23.015Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Activated from temporarily inactive list
Alvido JimenezP21.178Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-7 Injured
Dean KiekheferP23.345St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Kris HallP21.345Oakland AthleticsBeloit (A)DL-7 Injured
Montreal RobertsonP22.333Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Elbow strain
Coby CowgillP22.056Released by Rangers
Deunte HeathRP27.263Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Optioned to Charlotte (AAA)
Barry EnrightRP-SP27.049Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Designated for assignment
Steven HensleyP26.142Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)Activated from DL
Kyle LandisP26.353Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)DL-7 Injured
Duane BelowRP27.184Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Recalled from New Orleans (AAA)
Brandon Douglas2B27.264Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Hector NoesiSP26.112Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Optioned to Tacoma (AAA)
Jake ArrietaSP27.073Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Alex BurnettRP25.297Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Optioned to Norfolk (AAA)
Jair JurrjensSP27.109Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Contract purchased from Norfolk (AAA)
Nolan Reimolddh29.219Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-15 Strained right hamstring
Brian Roberts2b35.221Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Donnie VealRP28.242Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
Alberto Gonzalezss30.030New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Designated for assignment
Neftali Soto1B24.079Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Tony CingraniSP23.317Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Optioned to Louisville (AAA)
Scott Cousinslf28.116Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Designated for assignment
Daric Barton1b27.275Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Designated for assignment
Chris Youngcf29.256Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Activated from DL
Jean MachiRP30.106San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Recalled from Fresno (AAA)
Brett Pill1b28.251San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Optioned to Fresno (AAA)
Mitchell BoggsRP29.093St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Recalled from Memphis (AAA)
Jaime GarciaSP26.314St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)DL-15 Left shoulder strain
Tyler ChatwoodSP23.153Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Recalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)
Rob ScahillRP26.092Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)Optioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Joe BeimelP36.029Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Eric O'FlahertyRP28.102Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-15 Torn ligament in left elbow requiring Tommy John surgery
Cory RasmusRP25.194Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Jose Altuve2b23.012Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Reinstated from Bereavement List
Brad BrachRP27.036San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Optioned to Tucson (AAA)
Carlos Quentinlf30.263San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Reinstated from Paternity Leave list
Corey Jones2B25.247Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Steve TinocoRF25.037Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Shawn McGillC29.079Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Brian Bocock2B-SS28.070Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Brock Bond2B27.249San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Osvaldo MartinezSS25.011Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Brandon Douglas2B27.264Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Michael MainP24.155Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Francisco PenaC23.218New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Alex LlanosCF22.239Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Francisco SorianoSS25.337Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Conner Crumbliss2B26.029Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Joe Terry2B-LF23.151Cincinnati RedsClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Ramon CabreraC23.194Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Ryan Brett2B21.222Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+)
Rudy FloresIF-OF22.157Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Brent TannerC25.230Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Eric GrabeIF23.283Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Anthony BemboomC23.120Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Jean Batista3B-2B21.185Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Juan Ramirez22.263Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Buddy BaumannP25.161Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Ryan BuchP25.192Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Sean BurnettRP30.243Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+) for rehab
Blake CooperP25.049Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Scott GraceyP26.215Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Kyle McClellanP28.340Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Austin HubbardP24.338Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Michael MorrisonP25.153Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Jeff KarstensP30.236Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA) for rehab
Derek HankinsP29.322Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Blake WoodP27.283Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA) for rehab
Michael LeeP26.181Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Mason TobinP25.315San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Tyler HerronP26.286Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
James SimmonsRF-LF27.257Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)Assigned to Stockton (A+)
Pat EganP28.205Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Austin Bibens-DirkxP28.019Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
James LevertonP27.005Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Efrain NievesP23.184Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Assigned to Lansing (A)
Robbie WeinhardtP27.161Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Robbie WeinhardtP27.161Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Rob WaiteP26.129Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Kurt YackoP25.270Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Nik TurleyP23.249New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Dustin AntolinP23.282Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Matt LujanP24.268San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Matt DavenportP23.219Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Jeremy DobbsP23.220Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Assigned to High Desert (A+)
Matt HauserP25.049Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Assigned to Fort Myers (A+)
Craig StemP23.133Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Francisco ValeraP23.211Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Guido KnudsonP23.286Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Robert CoeP25.135Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Gil VelazquezSS33.214Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Signed to minor league contract
John StilsonP22.294Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Adrian Williams2B22.135Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)Activated from DL
Reid Brignacss27.122New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Traded from Rockies to Yankees for cash
Chris Nelsondh-3b27.257Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Yankees by Rockies