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Games on 2014-08-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees3Baltimore Orioles11BoxBud NorrisChris Capuano(none)
Minnesota Twins4Houston Astros2BoxBrian DuensingJosh FieldsGlen Perkins
Oakland Athletics2Kansas City Royals3BoxKelvin HerreraSonny GrayGreg Holland
Toronto Blue Jays1Seattle Mariners11BoxFelix HernandezDrew Hutchison(none)
Tampa Bay Rays7Texas Rangers0BoxDrew SmylyColby Lewis(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Atlanta Braves2BoxKevin CorreiaJulio Teheran(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3Chicago Cubs1BoxYovani GallardoJake ArrietaFrancisco Rodriguez
St. Louis Cardinals5Miami Marlins6BoxTom KoehlerShelby MillerSteve Cishek
New York Mets5Philadelphia Phillies3BoxJon NieseDavid BuchananJeurys Familia
Detroit Tigers6Pittsburgh Pirates11BoxJeff LockeJustin Verlander(none)
Colorado Rockies3San Diego Padres4BoxNick VincentBoone LoganJoaquin Benoit

Standings as of 2014-08-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Baltimore Orioles1186850.576--5134575633-2635-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards442816.636
2713Toronto Blue Jays1206357.5256.05395201933-2630-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre422022.476
3814New York Yankees1186157.5177.0471504-3329-2932-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II442321.523
41019Tampa Bay Rays1185860.49210.04654551027-3231-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field441925.432
51325Boston Red Sox1175265.44415.5444501-5727-3125-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park451926.422
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Kansas City Royals1176453.547--4754492631-2733-26W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium452520.556
258Detroit Tigers1166353.5430.55344953930-2733-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park462719.587
3917Cleveland Indians1185959.5005.5522513934-2225-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field442618.591
41121Chicago White Sox1195663.4719.0507562-5529-2827-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field431726.395
51223Minnesota Twins1175364.45311.0493526-3325-3028-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field451728.378
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1187246.610--57540816740-2132-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum441628.364
222Los Angeles Angels1176849.5813.55514718039-2329-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim453015.667
369Seattle Mariners1186355.5349.04653818432-3231-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field442420.545
41428Houston Astros1194970.41223.5466562-9628-3521-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park432122.488
51530Texas Rangers1184672.39026.0476599-12321-3425-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington442123.477
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Washington Nationals1166353.543--4854067934-2429-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park463313.717
2816Atlanta Braves1186058.5084.0439440-133-2627-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field441925.432
3918Miami Marlins1185860.4926.0475509-3432-2826-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park441925.432
41020New York Mets1195762.4797.5459457228-2729-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field432221.512
51224Philadelphia Phillies1195366.44511.5461531-7026-3627-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park432023.465
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Milwaukee Brewers1196653.555--5154793634-2832-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park431627.372
2410Pittsburgh Pirates1186355.5342.55014871438-2425-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park442519.568
3511St. Louis Cardinals1176255.5303.0436444-833-2529-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III452817.622
4715Cincinnati Reds1186058.5085.54504203032-2728-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark441628.364
51427Chicago Cubs1175067.42715.0452501-4926-3024-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field452322.511
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Los Angeles Dodgers1196851.571--4934355830-2738-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium432617.605
2612San Francisco Giants1186256.5255.54564332329-3033-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park442618.591
31122San Diego Padres1165462.46612.5375392-1731-2723-35W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackAJ PrellerPetco Park462323.500
41326Arizona Diamondbacks1185167.43216.5476559-8325-3926-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field441331.295
51529Colorado Rockies1184672.39021.5548621-7328-3018-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field442024.455


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
James JonesRF25.321Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Casey CrosbyP25.328-Released by Tigers
Ian KrolRP23.094Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
Justin MillerP27.059Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
Anibal SanchezSP30.166Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)DL-15 Strained pectoral muscle
Kevin WhelanP30.216Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Tommy MiloneSP27.176Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Chris LerouxRP30.119New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Brad MillsP29.159Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Jeff Francoeurlf30.216San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Rymer LirianoRF23.052San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Joe Mauer1B31.114Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Activated from DL
Andrew McCutchencf27.305Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)DL-15 Fractured left rib
Casey SadlerP24.029Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
Wilking RodriguezP24.162-Released by Royals
Giancarlo AlvaradoP36.199New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Eddy AlvarezSS24.193Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Pedro Baez3B26.153Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Yasiel BalaguertOF21.221Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Activated from disabled list
DJ BaxendaleP23.246Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Jesse BiddleP22.294Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Gerald Chin2B21.074Atlanta BravesRome (A)Activated from disabled list
Preston ClaiborneRP26.203New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to GCL Yankees (Rk) for rehab
Scott CopelandP26.240Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Matt DaleyP32.049New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Jordan DeLorenzoP21.337St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Randolph Gassaway1B19.080Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Ryan Goins2b26.180Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Tony Gwynnlf31.311Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Derek HillOF18.225Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
James Houser29.239Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Justin JirscheleOF24.118Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Conner KendrickP21.357New York YankeesTampa (A+)Activated from disabled list
Confesor LaraP24.004Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (Rk)
Jose Lozada3B-SS28.225Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Kevin MatthewsP21.255Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Duncan McAlpineC-P23.123Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Casey McCarthyP 24.120Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Keury MellaP21.009San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Bryan MitchellP23.114New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jose MorelOF21.009Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
DJ SneltenP22.074San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Trevor Sprowl2B21.190Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
Joe WielandP24.202San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Adron Chambersrf27.307Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Greg BurkeRP31.324Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)DL-7 Injured
John Ryan MurphyC23.090New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jose DominguezRP24.004Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Michael MariotP25.295Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Pedro HernandezSP25.121Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Carson SmithP24.296Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Greg NappoP25.351Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)DL-7 Injured
B.J. GuinnSS25.129Released by Padres
Chase HuchingsonP25.119New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Reinstated from suspension
Anthony NunezC24.190Atlanta BravesRome (A)DL-7 Injured
Tanner Krietemeier1B-P22.092Atlanta BravesRome (A)DL-7 Injured
Doug VotolotoIF23.043Texas RangersSpokane (A-)DL-60 Injured
Kyle KinmanP23.320Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Signed out of draft (Bellevue U)
Mario AdamesP22.074Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Assigned to GCL Rays (Rk)
Marlon AveaC20.345Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)Assigned to GCL Astros (Rk)
Mason FeltP 20.148Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Matt CooperP22.316Chicago White SoxGreat Falls (Rk)Signed out of draft (Hawaii)
Brian Roberts2b36.306-Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent
Trent MillerC-OF23.006Toronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)Assigned to Vancouver (A-)