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Games on 2014-08-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Angels4Boston Red Sox2BoxC.J. WilsonBrandon WorkmanKevin Jepsen
Baltimore Orioles8Chicago White Sox2BoxBud NorrisChris Sale(none)
Kansas City Royals6Minnesota Twins4BoxJason VargasTrevor MayGreg Holland
Chicago Cubs4New York Mets1BoxKyle HendricksBuddy CarlyleHector Rondon
Seattle Mariners1Philadelphia Phillies4BoxJerome WilliamsRoenis EliasJonathan Papelbon
Atlanta Braves7Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxErvin SantanaVance Worley(none)
Cincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals6BoxNick GreenwoodLogan Ondrusek(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks4Washington Nationals5BoxCraig StammenWill Harris(none)

Standings as of 2014-08-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Baltimore Orioles1237152.577--5314716034-2637-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards392514.641
2713New York Yankees1226359.5167.5481518-3729-2934-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II402119.525
3814Toronto Blue Jays1256461.5128.0558549933-2631-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre371918.514
41018Tampa Bay Rays1246163.49210.54924692328-3433-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field381622.421
51223Boston Red Sox1245668.45215.5477535-5829-3427-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park381523.395
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Kansas City Royals1246955.556--5134823133-2836-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium382018.526
258Detroit Tigers1226656.5412.05565223433-2933-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park402416.600
3916Cleveland Indians1236261.5046.55345211337-2425-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field392316.590
41120Chicago White Sox1255966.47210.5534595-6131-3028-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field371423.378
51324Minnesota Twins1235568.44713.5519562-4326-3329-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field391524.385
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Angels1237350.593--5784898941-2332-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim392514.641
222Oakland Athletics1247351.5890.559743616140-2133-30L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum381523.395
369Seattle Mariners1246757.5406.54913959634-3233-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field382018.526
41428Houston Astros1255273.41622.0501592-9129-3623-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park371819.486
51530Texas Rangers1244876.38725.5494629-13523-3825-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington381919.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Washington Nationals1237053.569--5194269338-2432-29W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park392613.667
2612Atlanta Braves1256560.5206.0470463737-2828-32W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field371423.378
3817Miami Marlins1246262.5008.5499525-2636-3026-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park381523.395
41021New York Mets1265967.46812.5475482-730-3229-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field362016.556
51225Philadelphia Phillies1255570.44016.0482557-7527-3628-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park371819.486
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Milwaukee Brewers1257055.560--5394954434-2836-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park371225.324
2410St. Louis Cardinals1246757.5402.5467474-737-2630-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III382315.605
3715Pittsburgh Pirates1256461.5126.0526524239-2525-36L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park372413.649
4919Cincinnati Reds1256164.4889.04814631832-2929-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark371522.405
51326Chicago Cubs1245470.43515.5472521-4928-3126-39W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field381919.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Dodgers1257055.560--5124605230-3040-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium372413.649
2511San Francisco Giants1236558.5284.04794493032-3233-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park392316.590
31122San Diego Padres1225765.46711.5404416-1233-2724-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackAJ PrellerPetco Park402020.500
41427Arizona Diamondbacks1255372.42417.0494586-9225-3928-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field371126.297
51529Colorado Rockies1234875.39021.0571645-7430-3118-44W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field391821.462


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Roenis EliasP26.017Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Carlos Pena1B36.093-Released by Rangers
Will HarrisRP29.355Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Recalled from Reno (AAA)
Nate Schierholtzrf30.185Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Mookie BettsCF21.315Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Logan OndrusekRP29.186Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from minor league rehab assignment
Logan OndrusekRP29.186Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Activated from DL
Brandon Phillips2B33.051Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Activated from DL
Robbie ErlinSP23.314San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from minor league rehab assignment
Robbie ErlinSP23.314San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Activated from DL
Matt Hague3B-1B28.363Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Pirates by Blue Jays
Martin AgostaP23.133San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Justin AndersonP21.324Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)
Harold ArauzP19.081Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)Assigned to Greeneville (Rk)
Dylan AxelrodRP29.019Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Tucker BarnhartC23.223Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Jackie BradleyCF24.121Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Grant Buckner1B26.150Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Activated from disabled list
Joshua BurrisP22.264Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Kramer ChamplinP24.163Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Ray Chang3B30.360Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Activated from disabled list
Blake CooperP26.141Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
Dane De la RosaRP31.198Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Yusuf Carterc29.193Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
Dustin DemuthIF23.019Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Anthony DeSclafaniP24.122Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Eduardo FigueroaP25.261Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)Activated from disabled list
Darin GorskiP26.317New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Scott CopelandP26.247Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Luke GuarnacciaC22.038Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Emilio GuerreroSS21.362Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Activated from disabled list
Bradin HagensP25.098Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Adam HeislerCF26.072Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Jeremy Farrell3B27.280Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Grayson HuffmanP19.104Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Jake JewellP21.094Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)Assigned to Orem (Rk)
Eduardo JimenezP19.136Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Activated from disabled list
James JonesRF25.328Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Koyie Hillc35.162Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Junior Lakecf24.144Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Zach LarsonOF 20.314Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Marcus LittlewoodSS22.153Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Assigned to High Desert (A+)
Donnie JosephRP26.291Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Sthervin Matos3B20.186Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Andy Fermin3B25.022Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jon MoscotP 23.003Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Joey O'GaraP26.120Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Jarret MartinP25.004Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jose Pena23.149New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Carlos PerezP22.272Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Jairo Perez3B26.069New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Michael PerezC22.011Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Activated from disabled list
Vinnie PestanoRP29.179Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Johnny MonellC28.144Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt PalmerP35.150Released by Mariners
Ryan Roberts2b33.333Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Austin Rominec25.269New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Chris RahlLF-RF30.257Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Logan SeifritP 19.358Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Brett ShankinP24.292Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Activated from disabled list
Jordan ShipersP23.052Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Activated from disabled list
Luis SierraC27.026Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Activated from disabled list
Brandon SiskP29.036Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Nationals (Rk)
Scott Sizemore2b29.226New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Sean SmedleyC-1B23.324Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Assigned to Bowling Green (A)
Lee SosaP22.350Oakland AthleticsBeloit (A)Assigned to Beloit (A)
Joey PaciorekC25.332Milwaukee BrewersHuntsville (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Jesmuel ValentinSS 20.098Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Traded from Dodgers to Phillies
Kender Villegas21.071St. Louis CardinalsJohnson City (Rk)Assigned to Johnson City (Rk)
Robert MoreyP25.264Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jemile Weeks2b27.204Baltimore OriolesGulf Coast Orioles (Rk)Activated from disabled list
TJ WhiteIF22.207Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Richard VargasP23.121Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Chris LoftonCF24.090San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Ian GardeckP23.270San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jack LopezSS21.245Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jayson AquinoP21.269Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Matt SnyderIF24.062New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Toby DeMelloC24.227Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)DL-7 Injured
Andrew CooperP22.052Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Cole WiperP22.076Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
John MagliozziP23.028New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Assignment unknown
Justin HessP24.002Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Assignment unknown
Jeremy BleichP27.061New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Jon HuizingaP34.307Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)Assigned to Brevard County (A+)