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Games on 2015-04-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics0Los Angeles Angels2BoxNick TropeanoJesse ChavezHuston Street
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox2BoxFranklin MoralesJake PetrickaWade Davis
New York Yankees2Detroit Tigers1BoxDellin BetancesTom GorzelannyAndrew Miller
Boston Red Sox1Tampa Bay Rays2BoxBrad BoxbergerAnthony Varvaro(none)
Baltimore Orioles6Toronto Blue Jays7BoxDrew HutchisonChris TillmanMiguel Castro
San Diego Padres1Colorado Rockies2BoxJordan LylesTyson RossJohn Axford
Cincinnati Reds2Milwaukee Brewers4BoxKyle LohseKevin GreggFrancisco Rodriguez
Atlanta Braves3New York Mets6BoxBartolo ColonJulio TeheranJeurys Familia
Miami Marlins9Philadelphia Phillies1BoxDavid PhelpsDustin McGowan(none)
Chicago Cubs4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxRadhames LizBrian SchlitterMark Melancon
Los Angeles Dodgers2San Francisco Giants3BoxSantiago CasillaJuan Nicasio(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Washington Nationals1BoxMichael WachaMax ScherzerTrevor Rosenthal

Standings as of 2015-04-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2510New York Yankees1697.563--8565202-47-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1467868.534
139Boston Red Sox1697.563--777434-35-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1466977.473
347Toronto Blue Jays1697.563--9475195-54-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1468462.575
4716Tampa Bay Rays1688.5001.06070-103-65-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1467274.493
51021Baltimore Orioles1679.4382.07684-83-34-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1467472.507
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Kansas City Royals16124.750--8451337-25-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1468363.568
224Detroit Tigers16115.6881.07756216-45-1L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park1456382.434
41224Minnesota Twins1569.4005.54872-244-22-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorTerry RyanTarget Field1477770.524
31125Chicago White Sox1569.4005.55264-124-32-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1477077.476
51527Cleveland Indians1459.3576.04458-141-44-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1477671.517
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1614Houston Astros1587.533--4951-24-54-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1477869.531
2818Oakland Athletics1789.4711.08364193-45-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1456085.414
3920Los Angeles Angels1679.4381.56466-22-55-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1467868.534
51426Texas Rangers1569.4002.06375-122-44-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1478265.558
41323Seattle Mariners1569.4002.05877-194-52-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1477077.476
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets16133.813--73472610-03-3W11T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1467769.527
2613Atlanta Braves1587.5334.5606003-35-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn HartTurner Field1475988.401
31119Washington Nationals1679.4386.06164-35-52-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park1467670.521
41328Miami Marlins16511.3138.06874-61-54-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park1466680.452
51429Philadelphia Phillies16511.3138.04174-334-51-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1465888.397
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123St. Louis Cardinals14104.714--5532235-15-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1489058.608
2711Chicago Cubs1587.5332.5666244-44-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1478958.605
4915Pittsburgh Pirates1688.5003.0655876-42-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1469056.616
31017Cincinnati Reds1688.5003.06366-34-24-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1465690.384
51530Milwaukee Brewers16313.1888.04691-452-81-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1466581.445
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Dodgers1596.600--6958118-11-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1478364.565
246San Diego Padres17107.588--8563225-25-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackAJ PrellerPetco Park1456481.441
358Colorado Rockies1697.5630.56771-43-46-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissJeff BridichCoors Field1465987.404
4812Arizona Diamondbacks1587.5331.0696184-44-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chip HaleDave StewartChase Field1477176.483
51222San Francisco Giants17710.4123.04968-194-63-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1457768.531


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Luke PutkonenRP28.348Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Sean O'SullivanRP27.235Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-15 Left knee tendinitis
Hector NerisP25.313Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Felipe VazquezP23.293Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-15 Gastrointestinal bleeding
Matt GraceP26.130Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Kyle DrabekP27.137Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Matt ShoemakerP28.208Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Placed on bereavement list
Nick TropeanoP24.239Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA)
Cory RasmusRP27.169Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Nick TepeschSP26.193Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Nerve inflammation, right arm
Arnold LeonP26.229Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Daniel CorcinoP24.240Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)Designated for Assignment
Xavier CedenoRP28.240Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Traded from Nationals to Dodgers for cash
Freddy GarciaSP38.199Released by Dodgers
Rob WootenRP29.276Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Recalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)
Tyler ThornburgRP26.206Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Michael KirkmanRP28.217Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
LaTroy HawkinsRP42.123Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-15 Right biceps strain
John AxfordRP32.022Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Reinstated from restricted list
Wilin Rosarioc26.059Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Scott ObergRP25.041Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Recalled from Albuquerque (AAA)
Josh Tholec28.177Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
Dioner Navarroc31.074Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-15 Strained left hamstring
Chris BassittP26.060Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Arnold LeonP26.229Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Adrian Abreu23.314New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Lane AdamsCF25.161Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Kevin AlexanderP23.355St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Carlos AlvaradoP25.183San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Activated from disabled list
Jeff AntiguaP24.304Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Leury Bonilla3B-2B30.074Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)Assigned to Jackson (AA)
Matt BrazisP25.229Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
Kevin BrownSS24.175Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Caleb ClayP27.068Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Jason Coatsof25.058Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Hunter ColeOF22.202San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Charlie CutlerC28.268Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Tyler DeloachP24.011Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Aledmys DiazSS24.265St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jonas DufekP26.297Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jerad EickhoffP24.295Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Jake EschP25.027Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Brian FletcherLF26.179Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Drew Garcia2B-SS29.001Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Tyler HanoverIF25.241Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Nick HillP30.083Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Activated from disabled list
David HuffRP30.244Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
AJ JimenezC24.357Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Justin JirscheleOF25.008Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Cody KendallP25.132Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Dusten KnightP24.228San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Ryan LamarreCF26.153Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
John LambP24.287Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Felix MarteRF24.160Atlanta BravesRome (A)Activated from disabled list
Casey McCarthyP 25.010Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Alex MejiaIF24.095St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Tyler MizenkoP25.014San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Activated from disabled list
Kevin MunsonP26.110Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
David PalladinoP22.039New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Carlos Quentinlf32.238Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Brian RauhP 23.275Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Garabez RosaSS25.193Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
Eric RuthP24.209New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Andres SantiagoP25.179Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Kramer SneedP26.198Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Activated from disabled list
Ramon TroncosoRP32.066Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
Gio Urshela3B23.195Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Sebastian VaderP22.324Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Andrew WaszakP24.197Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Benjamin WellsP22.225Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Josh WhitakerRF-LF26.074Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Brant WhitingC23.077Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Steve WilkersonSS23.103Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Michael YnoaP23.212Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Activated from disabled list
David MartinezP27.263Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Eric JokischP25.268Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Scott SnodgressP25.215Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Patrick BradyLF-RF27.078Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Pierce RankinC25.362Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
Austin SlaterSS22.131San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Yacksel RiosP21.300Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)DL-7 Injured
Colton TurnerP24.096Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)DL-7 Injured
John SeverP21.271Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A-)Assigned to West Virginia (A-)
Josh AlmonteOF 21.085Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)DL-7 Injured
Kevin ComerP22.265Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)Assigned to GCL Astros (Rk)
Nick ThompsonIF22.161St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)DL-7 Injured
Will MaddoxIF22.316Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Injured
Colby BluebergP21.347San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Quinten DavisOF 22.265Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Assignment unknown
Roderick BernadinaRF22.256Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Assignment unknown
Ronnierd Garcia3B-1B22.112St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Assignment unknown
Ryan GartonP25.139Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Assignment unknown
Sam StaffordP24.361Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Scott Price1B23.105San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Assignment unknown
Sean ManaeaP23.082Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Assignment unknown
Taylor WilliamsP23.277Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Tyler GrimesSS24.294Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Assignment unknown
Tyler KaneP22.243Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Tyler WoodP23.189San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Assignment unknown
Yasmanys FernandezP27.349Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Yordy CabreraSS24.232Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Assignment unknown
Alex Balogp22.281Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Assignment unknown
Alexis RiveraOF 20.310Kansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)Assigned to Idaho Falls (Rk)
Angelo LeclercP23.197Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Anthony SantanderOF20.186Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Assignment unknown
B.J. LopezC20.206Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Assignment unknown
Brandon MooreP23.056Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Brauly MejiaOF20.177Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Assignment unknown
Caleb HamrickP 21.210Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Assignment unknown
Carlos Lopez3B-C25.095Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Assignment unknown
Chad ThompsonP24.076Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Chadwick TrompC20.033Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Assignment unknown
Chaz FrankOF24.187Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Assignment unknown