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Games on 2015-04-20

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics6Los Angeles Angels3BoxDan OteroMatt ShoemakerTyler Clippard
Baltimore Orioles1Boston Red Sox7BoxJustin MastersonWei-Yin Chen(none)
Cleveland Indians3Chicago White Sox4BoxDavid RobertsonCody Allen(none)
New York Yankees1Detroit Tigers2BoxAlfredo SimonCC SabathiaJoakim Soria
Minnesota Twins1Kansas City Royals7BoxEdinson VolquezKyle Gibson(none)
Houston Astros7Seattle Mariners5BoxTony SippDanny FarquharLuke Gregerson
San Diego Padres14Colorado Rockies3BoxOdrisamer DespaigneJorge de la Rosa(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Milwaukee Brewers1BoxAnthony DeSclafaniWily Peralta(none)
Chicago Cubs5Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJake ArrietaArquimedes Caminero(none)

Standings as of 2015-04-20

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Boston Red Sox1385.615--706554-34-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1497079.470
2411Baltimore Orioles1376.5381.0626023-34-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1497475.497
5915Toronto Blue Jays1367.4622.0706192-54-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1498762.584
3819New York Yankees1367.4622.0655872-44-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1498168.544
4716Tampa Bay Rays1367.4622.05163-121-55-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1497475.497
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers13112.846--7036346-15-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park1486385.426
223Kansas City Royals13103.7691.07541346-14-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1498564.570
31021Chicago White Sox1257.4175.54255-133-12-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1507179.473
41125Minnesota Twins1358.3856.04066-264-21-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorTerry RyanTarget Field1497871.523
51526Cleveland Indians1248.3336.53850-121-43-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1497772.517
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1513Houston Astros1376.538--4145-44-53-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1497970.530
2614Oakland Athletics1477.5000.57346273-44-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1486187.412
31424Los Angeles Angels1358.3852.04656-100-45-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1498069.537
51323Texas Rangers1358.3852.05166-152-43-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1498366.557
41222Seattle Mariners1358.3852.05269-173-42-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1497178.477
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets13103.769--5741167-03-3W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1498069.537
246Atlanta Braves1284.6671.55444103-35-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn HartTurner Field1505991.393
31117Washington Nationals1367.4624.0535214-32-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park1497772.517
41227Philadelphia Phillies1349.3086.03256-243-31-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1495990.396
51429Miami Marlins13310.2317.05065-151-52-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park1496881.456
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135St. Louis Cardinals1183.727--4324195-13-2W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1519259.609
269Chicago Cubs1275.5831.5504554-43-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1509060.600
31020Cincinnati Reds1367.4623.04351-84-22-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1495891.389
4918Pittsburgh Pirates1367.4623.0484264-32-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1499257.617
51530Milwaukee Brewers13211.1547.03171-401-61-5L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1496683.443
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Dodgers1293.750--6346178-11-2W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1508367.553
257San Diego Padres1495.6431.07350235-24-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackAJ PrellerPetco Park1486583.439
3812Colorado Rockies1376.5382.55459-51-36-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissJeff BridichCoors Field1496188.409
4710Arizona Diamondbacks1376.5382.56049113-34-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chip HaleDave StewartChase Field1497277.483
51328San Francisco Giants14410.2866.03762-251-63-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1488068.541


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Kevin PlaweckiC24.053New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Travis D'Arnaudc26.069New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-15 Fractured right hand
Hansel RoblesRP24.250New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Ryan DennickP28.100Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)Outrighted to minors
Jacob TurnerSP23.335Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
John AxfordRP32.019Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Placed on restricted list for family matter
Jose FernandezSP22.263Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Juan DiazSS26.129Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Carlos RodonSP22.131Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Jake PetrickaRP26.319Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Javy GuerraRP29.171Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-15 Right shoulder inflammation
Kyle DrabekP27.134Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Andrew McKirahanP25.071Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Suspended 80 games for violating MLB drug program.
Mitchell BoggsRP31.065Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Danny CanelaC24.117Released by Cubs
Euclides LeyerP22.113Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Brian FletcherLF26.176Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Perci GarnerP26.128Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Zach NudingP25.022Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jesse MeauxP25.255Released by Rockies
Mike MasonP25.017Released by Rockies
Kasey CoffmanOF-P23.225Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Chris Smith2b26.245New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Cory RhodesP23.234Released by Pirates
Jonathan SandfortP 20.236Released by Pirates
Jonathan Meyer3B24.170San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jorge De La RosaSP34.015Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Activated from DL
Scott ObergP25.038Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Ryan ArrowoodIF-P24.239Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Steve AscherP21.184Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+)
Yasiel BalaguertOF22.108Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Activated from disabled list
Mitchell BoggsRP31.065Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Jeff BrighamP23.064Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Trevor BrownC23.157San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Juan DiazSS26.129Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Brett DoeIF-C24.312Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Nolan EarleyOF24.024Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Chase EdwardsP21.075Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Joshua FieldsRP29.244Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab
Cody ForsytheP24.215Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Bryan HaarOF25.132Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Activated from disabled list
Taylor HawkinsC 21.215Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Assigned to Bowling Green (A)
Kyle HooperP23.328Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Activated from disabled list
Max KeplerLF22.069Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Nick KielP22.141Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Leon LandryCF25.212Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)Activated from disabled list
Hector LorenzanaIF23.204Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Tyler MapesP23.277Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Miles NordgrenP22.312Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Javier PalaciosP21.203Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Nick PasqualeP 24.175Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Trayvon RobinsonCF27.232Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Zach ShankIF24.104Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)Assigned to Jackson (AA)
Robert StephensonP22.055Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Michael WagnerP23.200Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Tyler WhiteIF24.173Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Adam WilkP27.133Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)