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Games on 2014-05-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays0Los Angeles Angels6BoxC.J. WilsonCesar Ramos(none)
Detroit Tigers6Boston Red Sox1BoxRick PorcelloJohn Lackey(none)
Oakland Athletics6Cleveland Indians2BoxDan OteroJosh Tomlin(none)
Chicago White Sox5Houston Astros6BoxJarred CosartHector NoesiChad Qualls
Baltimore Orioles0Kansas City Royals1BoxDanny DuffyBud NorrisGreg Holland
Seattle Mariners3Minnesota Twins4BoxSamuel DedunoRoenis EliasGlen Perkins
Pittsburgh Pirates1New York Yankees7BoxDavid PhelpsEdinson Volquez(none)
Toronto Blue Jays4Texas Rangers2BoxSteve DelabarNeal CottsCasey Janssen
Los Angeles Dodgers7Arizona Diamondbacks18BoxChase AndersonClayton Kershaw(none)
Milwaukee Brewers0Chicago Cubs3BoxEdwin JacksonMatt GarzaHector Rondon
San Diego Padres8Colorado Rockies5BoxRobbie ErlinJordan LylesHuston Street
Cincinnati Reds1Philadelphia Phillies12BoxCole HamelsHomer Bailey(none)
Miami Marlins5San Francisco Giants0BoxTom KoehlerTim LincecumSteve Cishek
Atlanta Braves1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxShelby MillerAaron HarangTrevor Rosenthal
New York Mets5Washington Nationals2BoxBartolo ColonGio GonzalezJenrry Mejia

Standings as of 2014-05-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
257New York Yankees412219.537--181188-710-1012-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1216259.512
149Baltimore Orioles412219.537--161167-69-1013-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1217447.612
3613Toronto Blue Jays442321.5230.52132021110-1113-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1186058.508
41020Boston Red Sox422022.4762.5173181-810-1310-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1205169.425
51426Tampa Bay Rays441925.4324.5177195-188-1211-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1185860.492
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers382612.684--1831325113-813-4W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park1246460.516
2715Minnesota Twins412120.5126.5193202-912-109-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1214972.405
3816Kansas City Royals422121.5007.0158157111-910-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1206852.567
4917Chicago White Sox442123.4778.0217222-511-1010-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1185266.441
51325Cleveland Indians431924.4429.5177196-1912-107-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1196653.555
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Oakland Athletics432716.628--2221378512-1015-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1196158.513
235Los Angeles Angels422319.5483.52081723610-1113-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1207545.625
31118Seattle Mariners422022.4766.517216938-1012-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1206753.558
41222Texas Rangers432023.4657.0169206-3711-129-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1194772.395
51529Houston Astros431528.34912.0153212-599-156-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1195564.462
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Atlanta Braves412219.537--129129013-89-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1215764.471
2712Washington Nationals422220.5240.5166166012-1010-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park1207446.617
3814Miami Marlins442321.5230.52031802317-56-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park1185464.458
4919New York Mets422022.4762.5170176-69-1211-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1205961.492
51224Philadelphia Phillies401822.4503.5156182-267-1211-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1225567.451
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Brewers432716.628--1671551214-1013-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1195564.462
2510St. Louis Cardinals432320.5354.01631511211-612-14W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1196752.563
31123Cincinnati Reds411922.4637.0147146111-108-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1215764.471
41327Pittsburgh Pirates411724.4159.0159178-1912-115-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1217150.587
51530Chicago Cubs411427.34112.0162167-58-126-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field1215962.488
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants442717.614--1841602413-814-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1186157.517
236Colorado Rockies442420.5453.02411924914-610-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1184276.356
3611Los Angeles Dodgers432320.5353.518818719-1314-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium1197148.597
41021San Diego Padres432023.4656.5130153-2311-119-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park1195762.479
51428Arizona Diamondbacks451728.37810.5178240-625-1812-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field1174770.402


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Kevin KiermaierCF24.025Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Desmond Jenningscf27.199Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Placed on Bereavement
Kyle FarnsworthRP38.033New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent
Kyle FarnsworthRP38.033Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0m)
Daric Barton1B28.274Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Ethan MartinSP24.345Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
TJ HouseP24.230Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
Brock HoltLF-2B25.340Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Andrew CashnerSP27.248San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)DL-15 Right elbow soreness
Kevin QuackenbushP25.170San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Will Middlebrooks3b25.250Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-15 Fractured right finger
Dioner Navarroc30.098Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Reinstated from Bereavement
Daric Barton1B28.274Oakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Cesar CabralP25.095New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Kole Calhounrf26.216Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA) for rehab
Xorge CarrilloC25.035New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Paul ClemensSP26.093Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Alex CobbSP26.223Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+) for rehab
Rookie DavisP21.018New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (Sc) (A)
Dustin FowlerCF19.139New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (Sc) (A)
David Freese3b31.019Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA) for rehab
Justin GermanoP31.284Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Brett GerritseP23.074New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Leuris GomezP27.209Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
Radley HaddadC24.006New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Jesse HahnP24.291San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Activated from disabled list
Mitch HarrisP28.191St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Tom JamesonP22.287Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
C.C. LeeRP27.208Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Javier LopezSS19.246Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Activated from disabled list
Josh LucasP23.193St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Donald Lutzlf25.100Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Ethan MartinSP24.345Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Addison Maruszak1B-3B27.147New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Rando Moreno21.345San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Jesus NavarroC26.135San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Activated from disabled list
Jayson Nix3b31.264Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Richie PedrozaIF22.301St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Luis Perez22.298St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Anthony PhillipsSS24.036Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Elvin RamirezRP26.220Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Mauricio RamosSS22.105Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Activated from disabled list
Angel Rincon21.233New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (Sc) (A)
Henry RodriguezRP27.081Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Eric RuthP23.233New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Pat VenditteP28.321New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Keenyn WalkerCF-RF23.278Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Activated from disabled list
Josh WallRP27.116Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Nelfi ZapataC23.155New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Assigned to Binghamton (AA)
Rocky GaleC26.085San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Terry DoyleP28.196Released by White Sox
Tommy JosephC22.306Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Aaron MunozC25.144Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ashur TolliverP26.114Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Giuseppe PapaccioIF22.344Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jordan ShipersP22.325Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Justin ThomasP23.208Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Lance RymelC 24.015Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Parker MorinC 22.320Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)DL-7 Injured
Yusuf Carterc29.100Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
Aderlin Rodriguez3B22.181New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)DL-7 Injured
Carlos MeloP23.079Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Chris LoftonCF23.362San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Chris TaladayC-IF22.361Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
David GonzalezSS20.167Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Harold Castro2B20.168Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Matt HobgoodP23.287Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)DL-7 Injured
Robert StockC24.177St. Louis CardinalsState College (A-)Assigned to State College (A-)
Will AndersonP21.264St. Louis CardinalsState College (A-)Assigned to State College (A-)
Avery RomeroSS 21.006Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)DL-7 Injured
Edwin Espinal1B20.114Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)DL-7 Injured
Hunter WoodP 20.278Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Luis DeJesusP22.153Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Robinson Torres2B22.095Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Tommy BurnsP 20.232Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Austin Rominec25.176New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jose AlvarezRP25.011Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Josh LindblomSP26.337Oakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Keith ButlerRP25.107St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt TolbertSS32.013Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Carlos PaulinoC24.235Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)DL-7 Injured
Chad BellP25.078Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Chris TaylorIF23.261Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Mitch LivelyP28.252San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Richard RodriguezP24.074Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Roberto PerezC25.145Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Sean MurphyP25.267Oakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Anthony MeoP24.087Released by Diamondbacks
Kelson Brown2B26.192Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)DL-7 Injured
Marc WikCF21.303Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Tim Smalling2B-SS26.216Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Yeral SanchezOF28.303New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Eddie RohanC25.275New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Jake ZokanP23.020Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)DL-7 Injured
Johnnie KirklandP24.265Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Ronnie RichardsonOF24.012San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)DL-7 Injured
Vincent VelasquezP21.344Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)DL-7 Injured
Alex BlackfordP23.182Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Andrew WalterP23.211Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Dario AlvarezP25.120New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Evan GrillsP21.338Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Jon LerouxC23.240New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Justin LivengoodP24.076San Diego PadresEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Leonardo RojasC 23.340San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Andrew Lamborf25.279Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Clete Thomascf30.185Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Duke WelkerRP28.096Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Freddy Galvis3b24.184Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jesus CastilloP29.351Loaned to Reynosa (Mexico)
Alex MonsalveC22.025Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Max MuncyC23.265Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ollie LintonLF28.040Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Alex SwimC23.052Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Dylan BakerP 22.041Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Joe SeverIF23.278Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jose SermoRF23.056Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)DL-7 Injured
Josh ElanderC23.059Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Levi MichaelSS23.097Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)DL-7 Injured
Nick Vander TuigP22.160San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Reynaldo Bruguera2B22.194San Diego PadresEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Robbie ShieldsSS-2B26.162Released by Mets
Tyler TewellC22.305Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Chase JohnsonP22.129San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Dixon AndersonP24.319Announced retirement
Eduard PintoOF19.206Texas RangersSpokane (A-)Assigned to Spokane (A-)
Isiah Kiner-FalefaSS19.055Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Jared KingOF22.218New York MetsSavannah (A)DL-7 Injured
Jose MartinezP20.033Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)DL-7 Injured
Nick UrbanusSS-2B22.049Texas RangersSpokane (A-)Assigned to Spokane (A-)
Randy OrtizOF20.336San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Raynel VeletteP22.342Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
David PurceyRP32.025Released by White Sox
Brandon ErbeP26.144Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)DL-7 Injured
Michael BrenlyC27.215Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Clay SchraderP24.019Released by Braves
Josh OsichP25.256San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)DL-7 Injured
Nate ReedP26.168Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Pete RuizP26.270Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan BeckmanP24.135Pittsburgh PiratesJamestown (A-)Assigned to Jamestown (A-)
Sean Coyle2B22.121Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Alex KeudellP24.081Released by Angels
Andrew RayLF23.016Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jeremy RathjenOF24.109Los Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)Assigned to Ogden (Rk)
Jose CapellanC23.219Los Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)Assigned to Ogden (Rk)
Justin JirscheleOF24.032Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Tyler GagnonP25.056Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)DL-7 Injured
Abiatal AvelinoSS19.092New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Alex PowersP22.081Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)DL-7 Injured
Christian ArroyoSS18.353San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Christian PowellP22.319Released by Twins
Chuck BuchananP23.307Atlanta BravesRome (A)DL-7 Injured
Danny CanelaC23.144Chicago CubsKane County (A)DL-7 Injured
David StarnP23.363Atlanta BravesRome (A)DL-7 Injured
LJ HollinsP 22.291Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Lewis BrinsonOF 20.009Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Mikey ReynoldsIF23.271Atlanta BravesRome (A)DL-7 Injured
Robert WhalenP 20.106New York MetsSavannah (A)DL-7 Injured
Wilman RodriguezOF22.345Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Yohander MendezP19.120Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Carlos Gomezcf28.164Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Reinstated from suspension
Steel RussellC23.254Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)DL-7 Injured
Luis PerdomoP21.008St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Francisco Contreras3B21.165Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)