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Tuesday May 6,2014This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.



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Games on 2014-05-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees4Los Angeles Angels3BoxShawn KelleyErnesto FrieriDavid Robertson
Cincinnati Reds3Boston Red Sox4BoxCraig BreslowLogan Ondrusek(none)
Minnesota Twins2Cleveland Indians4BoxJosh TomlinSamuel DedunoBryan Shaw
Houston Astros4Detroit Tigers11BoxRobbie RayBrett Oberholtzer(none)
Seattle Mariners8Oakland Athletics3BoxRoenis EliasJesse Chavez(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Tampa Bay Rays3BoxDarren O'DayJoel PeraltaTommy Hunter
St. Louis Cardinals1Atlanta Braves2BoxDavid CarpenterRandy ChoateCraig Kimbrel
Chicago White Sox5Chicago Cubs1BoxZach PutnamNeil Ramirez(none)
Texas Rangers1Colorado Rockies12BoxJuan NicasioRobbie Ross(none)
New York Mets0Miami Marlins3BoxHenderson AlvarezBartolo Colon(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks7Milwaukee Brewers5BoxEvan MarshallBrandon KintzlerAddison Reed
Toronto Blue Jays6Philadelphia Phillies5BoxMarcus StromanAntonio BastardoAaron Loup
San Francisco Giants1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxTony WatsonTim Hudson(none)
Kansas City Royals3San Diego Padres1BoxWade DavisNick VincentGreg Holland
Los Angeles Dodgers8Washington Nationals3BoxClayton KershawBlake Treinen(none)

Standings as of 2014-05-06

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1310Baltimore Orioles301614.533--130134-47-69-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1328052.606
2411New York Yankees321715.531--132150-189-88-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1306763.515
4919Toronto Blue Jays331617.4851.515615245-711-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1296762.519
31018Boston Red Sox331617.4851.5137142-59-117-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1295574.426
51324Tampa Bay Rays331518.4552.5141150-97-88-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1296267.481
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers28199.679--1431073611-58-4W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park1347163.530
2817Chicago White Sox341717.5005.017116929-78-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1285672.438
31120Minnesota Twins311516.4845.515215118-97-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1315576.420
41223Kansas City Royals321517.4696.0124136-128-77-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1307456.569
51426Cleveland Indians331419.4247.5127144-1710-84-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1297158.550
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Oakland Athletics331914.576--160116446-813-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1296960.535
2512Seattle Mariners311615.5162.013412955-611-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1317160.542
3613Texas Rangers331716.5152.0139165-269-78-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon Daniels1295079.388
4715Los Angeles Angels321616.5002.5166136308-98-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1308248.631
51530Houston Astros331023.3039.0112176-646-134-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1296069.465
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
157Atlanta Braves321814.563--10495910-78-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1306169.469
368Washington Nationals331815.5450.51401271310-98-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park1297851.605
279Miami Marlins331815.5450.51561282816-52-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park1295970.457
4816New York Mets321616.5002.0131137-68-88-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1306367.485
51021Philadelphia Phillies311516.4842.5123138-156-99-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1315873.443
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Brewers342212.647--1371231410-712-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1286068.469
2914St. Louis Cardinals341717.5005.0120109117-510-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1287355.570
31122Cincinnati Reds321517.4696.0123107168-77-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1306169.469
41327Pittsburgh Pirates331320.3948.5130145-159-104-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1297554.581
51428Chicago Cubs311120.3559.5114126-127-114-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field1316269.473
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Francisco Giants332112.636--1411172410-511-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1296762.519
234Colorado Rockies352114.6001.02061584813-58-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1274582.354
346Los Angeles Dodgers331914.5762.0144132126-913-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium1297554.581
41225San Diego Padres331419.4247.088119-318-96-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park1296366.488
51529Arizona Diamondbacks361224.33310.5136199-633-159-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field1265274.413

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Evan MarshallP24.018Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
J.J. PutzRP37.073Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)DL-15 Right forearm tightness
Michael PinedaP25.108New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Reinstated from suspension
Michael PinedaP25.108New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)DL-15 Muscle strain, right shoulder
Brendan Ryanss32.041New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Clayton KershawSP26.048Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Raul ValdesRP36.160Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Jay Brucerf27.033Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-15 Torn meniscus, left knee
Roger Bernadinacf29.328Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Robbie RayP22.218Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Chase AndersonSP26.158Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Recalled from Mobile (AA)
Greg Dobbsdh35.308-Released by Marlins
George KontosRP28.328San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Recalled from Fresno (AAA)
George Kottarasc30.356Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Josh TomlinP29.199Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
T.J. McFarlandRP24.332Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Brad BoxbergerRP25.344Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Phillip IrwinP27.070Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
Pedro Baez3B26.056Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Andrew BaileyRP29.340New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Eric BergerP28.014Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Chris BersetC26.100Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Aaron BlairP21.345Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Mike BolsingerP26.098Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
J.R. BradleyP21.331Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Dan BurawaP25.127New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Ivan Castillo18.342Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Gabriel CornierC21.330San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Brandon CunniffP25.211Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
James Darnell3B-LF27.107Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Kyle DaviesP30.240Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Ryan DemminP26.031Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jake DunningRP25.267San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Stephen FifeSP27.214Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Sean FurneyP22.339Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Eric GarciaIF23.077Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Jimmy GillheeneyP26.180Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Todd Hankins2B23.169Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Steve HathawayP23.235Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Hector HernandezP23.075Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Tyler HollsteggeP23.140Oakland AthleticsBeloit (A)Assigned to Beloit (A)
Nate KarnsSP26.163Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Brent KeysCF23.296Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Activated from disabled list
Chris LerouxRP30.022New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Fred LewisP27.141New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jeff LockeSP26.168Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Ryan MattheusRP30.178Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Kevin MattisonCF28.228Milwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Danny MirandaP23.254St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Matt MurrayP24.129Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Jose OrtegaRP25.206Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Daniel PertusatiRF-CF24.009Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Activated from disabled list
Chris PetriniP27.084Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Activated from disabled list
Alejandro Piloto22.028Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Jose RamirezP24.105New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Michael RamirezC24.009Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
C.J. RiefenhauserP24.096Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Rafael RodriguezLF21.297San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Activated from disabled list
Joe SaundersSP32.324Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA) for rehab
Jimmie SherfyP22.131Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Johnny ShuttlesworthP24.218Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Jesus SolorzanoCF23.271Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Activated from disabled list
Matt StitesP23.343Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Lee StoppelmanP 23.347St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Brandon ThomasOF23.088New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Jake ThompsonP24.271Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Jackson ValeraC22.028New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
David Vidal3B24.195Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)Assigned to Bakersfield (A+)
Michael WagnerP22.216Chicago CubsKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Ryan Wheeler1b25.300Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Jacob WilsonIF23.281St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Vance WorleySP26.224Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Eddy RodriguezC28.156Released by Rays
Luis PerezP29.106Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Mitch AtkinsP28.217Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Neil WagnerRP30.126Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Steve GeltzP26.187Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Suspended 50 games for violating Minor League drug policy
Anthony FernandezP23.332Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Giovanni SotoP22.354Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ruben MejiaP22.073San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)DL-7 Injured
Sebastian ElizaldeOF22.168Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)DL-7 Injured
Andy MoyeP26.238Milwaukee BrewersHuntsville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Brock KjeldgaardRF28.104Milwaukee BrewersHuntsville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Brooks HallP23.314Milwaukee BrewersHuntsville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Charlie ShortP25.266Released by Yankees
Adam EhrlichC21.144St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Erik CabreraP23.264San Diego PadresEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Francisco VillaP22.035Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
James CampbellP22.229Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
Jordan Steranka3B24.173Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Tony AmezcuaP22.345Cincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Jose Osuna1B-LF21.145Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Miguel SulbaranP20.048New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Sean BiermanP25.198Released by White Sox
Sean Buckley3B24.245Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)DL-7 Injured
Alex PowersP22.070Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)DL-7 Injured
Dorssys PaulinoSS19.166Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)Assigned to AZL Indians (Rk)
Larry GreeneOF21.085Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)DL-7 Injured
Leoncio MunozP23.261Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Rigoberto GarciaP20.225Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Roman QuinnSS20.357Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)DL-7 Injured
Ryan MillerC21.170San Diego PadresEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Taylor GroverP23.014Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Ross WilsonLF-2B25.178Released by Marlins