Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Sunday August 24,2014This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.



2014 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Boxscores -- Leaders -- Transactions -- Births -- Deaths

Select a Date

Top
Month Day Year

Games on 2014-08-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners8Boston Red Sox6BoxDominic LeoneAllen WebsterFernando Rodney
Houston Astros1Cleveland Indians3BoxTrevor BauerBrett OberholtzerCody Allen
Detroit Tigers13Minnesota Twins4BoxMax ScherzerKyle Gibson(none)
Chicago White Sox4New York Yankees7BoxDavid HuffJake Petricka(none)
Los Angeles Angels9Oakland Athletics4BoxJered WeaverScott Kazmir(none)
Kansas City Royals1Texas Rangers3BoxScott BakerJason VargasNeftali Feliz
Tampa Bay Rays2Toronto Blue Jays1BoxJake McGeeSergio SantosBrad Boxberger
San Diego Padres7Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxIan KennedyChase AndersonJoaquin Benoit
Baltimore Orioles1Chicago Cubs2BoxTsuyoshi WadaMiguel GonzalezHector Rondon
Atlanta Braves3Cincinnati Reds5BoxAlfredo SimonAaron HarangJonathan Broxton
Miami Marlins4Colorado Rockies7BoxChristian BergmanBrad HandLaTroy Hawkins
New York Mets11Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxBartolo ColonKevin Correia(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxMichael FiersVance WorleyFrancisco Rodriguez
St. Louis Cardinals1Philadelphia Phillies7BoxJerome WilliamsJustin Masterson(none)
San Francisco Giants6Washington Nationals14BoxCraig StammenJeremy Affeldt(none)

Standings as of 2014-08-24

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Baltimore Orioles1287355.570--5444885634-2639-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards342311.676
2712New York Yankees1286761.5236.0506540-3433-3134-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II341717.500
3916Toronto Blue Jays1306664.5088.0574574034-2832-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre321715.531
41018Tampa Bay Rays1306466.49210.05134892429-3635-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field321319.406
51326Boston Red Sox1305674.43118.0495569-7429-4027-34L8T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park321517.469
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Kansas City Royals1297257.558--5355003533-2839-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium331716.515
269Detroit Tigers1297059.5432.06015713033-2937-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park332013.606
3815Cleveland Indians1296663.5126.05545381639-2527-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field331914.576
41122Chicago White Sox1305971.45413.5548620-7231-3228-39L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field321418.438
51224Minnesota Twins1305872.44614.5570606-3629-3729-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field321220.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Angels1297752.597--6055069941-2336-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim332112.636
222Oakland Athletics1297653.5891.061945916043-2333-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum331221.364
358Seattle Mariners1297158.5506.051941310634-3237-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field331617.485
41427Houston Astros1315576.42023.0521608-8729-3626-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park311516.484
51530Texas Rangers1295079.38827.0511650-13924-4026-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon Daniels331716.515
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Washington Nationals1297554.581--55444710743-2532-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park332112.636
2613Atlanta Braves1316863.5198.04974762137-2831-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field311120.355
3817Miami Marlins1296465.49611.0528550-2237-3127-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park331320.394
41020New York Mets1316170.46615.0502509-730-3231-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field311813.581
51225Philadelphia Phillies1305872.44617.5505576-7130-3828-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park321517.469
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Milwaukee Brewers1307258.554--5595263336-3136-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park321022.313
2410St. Louis Cardinals1297059.5431.5490498-839-2631-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III332013.606
3714Pittsburgh Pirates1306763.5155.0553546740-2627-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park322111.656
4919Cincinnati Reds1316368.4819.5495489634-3129-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark311318.419
51323Chicago Cubs1305872.44614.0493538-4532-3326-39W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field321517.469
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers1317457.565--5394885134-3240-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium312011.645
2511San Francisco Giants1296861.5275.05104803032-3236-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park332013.606
31121San Diego Padres1285969.46113.5425441-1633-2726-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackA.J. PrellerPetco Park341816.529
41428Arizona Diamondbacks1315576.42019.0511608-9727-4028-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field31922.290
51529Colorado Rockies1295277.40321.0607680-7334-3318-44W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field331419.424

Transactions

Top
Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Sergio SantosRP31.051Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Miguel GonzalezRP30.089Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Bowie (AA)
Cord Phelps2b27.213Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Heath HembreeP25.223Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Chris Gimenez3B31.240Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Hanley Ramirezss30.245Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Brian SchlitterP28.246Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Activated from DL
Christian BergmanP26.112Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Activated from DL
Michael Cuddyerrf35.150Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-15 Strained left hamstring
Carlos GonzalezLF28.311Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Kyle Blanks1B27.347Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Sean DoolittleRP27.332Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-15 Strained right intercostal muscle
Bryan AndersonC27.251Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Traded from Reds to Athletics for international money considerations
Danny OteroRP29.186Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Geovany Sotoc31.216Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Traded from Rangers to Athletics for cash considerations
Bobby LaFromboiseRP28.060Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Padres by Pirates
Erisbel ArruebarrenaSS24.152Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Mike AuglieraP24.077Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Shane BroylesP23.005Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
Jake BurnetteP22.014Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)Assigned to West Virginia (A)
Fabio CastilloP25.186Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Kevin CorneliusSS21.361New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (Sc) (A)
Cale CoshowP22.039New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (Sc) (A)
Chris CottonP23.276Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Pat DeanP25.091Minnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)Activated from disabled list
Kyle DrabekP26.260Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Adam Eatonlf25.261Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA) for rehab
Buck FarmerP23.185Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Mike GerberOF22.047Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Ashton GoudeauP 22.032Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Activated from disabled list
Corey Hart1b32.153Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab
Michael JosephP23.346Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Joseph MaherP22.019New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (Sc) (A)
Kevin MatthewsP21.268Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
John Mayberryrf-cf30.247Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA) for rehab
Greg MiclatSS-2B27.032St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Martin PegueroSS20.294Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Reinstated to active roster
Matt PriceP24.350Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Activated from disabled list
Mike RaylP25.296Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Indians (Rk)
Scott RichmondP34.360Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Raul RiveraP23.200Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Drew Robinson3B22.126Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Manny RodriguezP25.224Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Richard RodriguezP24.173Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Santos RodriguezP26.235Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Edison Sanchez1B23.296Atlanta BravesRome (A)Activated from disabled list
Alexander SantanaP22.364Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Activated from disabled list
Matt SheltonP25.267Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)Activated from disabled list
Steven Souza1B25.122Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab
Sammie Starr2B-SS26.085Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Activated from disabled list
Christopher ThomasP26.161St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jorge ZavalaP20.075Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
B.J. RosenbergRP28.341Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Brock Petersonlf30.278Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Hector GomezSS26.172Milwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jim MillerP32.118Released by Yankees
Rudy OwensP26.250Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Ryan LavarnwayC27.017Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Tony Abreu2B29.284San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Branden PinderP25.210New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Brandon Douglas2B28.362Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Daniel ReynoldsP23.114Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)DL-7 Injured
Eduardo FigueroaP25.267Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Aledmys DiazSS24.023St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ashur TolliverP26.213Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)DL-7 Injured
Juan DuranLF22.357Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)DL-7 Injured
Wilfredo GimenezC23.249Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Alberto RoblesSS-2B23.344San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Angelo Gumbs2B21.315New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Chace NumataC22.010Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)DL-7 Injured
Derek ToadvineIF22.157New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Hunter CarnevaleP25.362Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)DL-7 Injured
Locke St. JohnP21.205Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to GCL Tigers (Rk)
Martin AgostaP23.139San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Alec MillsP22.268Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Placed on temporary inactive list
Tyler BashlorP21.130New York MetsKingsport (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Tommy Field2b27.183Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Zack Segovia31.135Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to minor league contract