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Games on 2015-07-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers2Baltimore Orioles0BoxKeone KelaChaz RoeShawn Tolleson
Pittsburgh Pirates8Detroit Tigers4BoxFrancisco LirianoKyle RyanMark Melancon
Minnesota Twins2Kansas City Royals0BoxKyle GibsonChris YoungGlen Perkins
Seattle Mariners0Oakland Athletics4BoxScott KazmirRoenis Elias(none)
Cleveland Indians5Tampa Bay Rays4BoxBryan ShawXavier CedenoCody Allen
Boston Red Sox12Toronto Blue Jays6BoxWade MileyMatt Boyd(none)
Colorado Rockies1Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxJeremy HellicksonChris Rusin(none)
Washington Nationals1Atlanta Braves2BoxJason GrilliMax Scherzer(none)
San Francisco Giants4Miami Marlins5BoxJose FernandezMatt CainA.J. Ramos
Chicago Cubs6New York Mets1BoxJake ArrietaJacob deGrom(none)
Milwaukee Brewers8Philadelphia Phillies7BoxMichael BlazekLuis GarciaFrancisco Rodriguez
San Diego Padres5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxShawn KelleyCarlos VillanuevaCraig Kimbrel

Standings as of 2015-07-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
248New York Yankees794237.532--3683462221-1421-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II834538.542
1310Baltimore Orioles794237.532--3593144528-1714-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards833944.470
4713Toronto Blue Jays814239.5191.04413538826-1816-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre815130.630
3814Tampa Bay Rays814239.5191.0291293-220-2522-14L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field813843.469
51223Boston Red Sox813744.4576.0335380-4517-2020-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park814140.506
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Kansas City Royals764432.579--3222764622-1422-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium865135.593
259Minnesota Twins794237.5323.5331327425-1517-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorTerry RyanTarget Field834142.494
31017Detroit Tigers783939.5006.0338352-1420-2219-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park833548.422
41120Cleveland Indians783741.4748.0317338-2115-2322-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field834439.530
51526Chicago White Sox763442.44710.0266340-7418-1516-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field864244.488
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros814734.580--3623035928-1619-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park813942.481
2612Los Angeles Angels794138.5195.0303305-225-1816-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim834439.530
3915Texas Rangers804139.5135.5346340615-1926-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington824735.573
41324Seattle Mariners793643.45610.0267310-4317-2319-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field834043.482
51425Oakland Athletics823745.45110.53643125217-2420-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum803149.388
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
157Washington Nationals794336.544--3443143022-1421-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park834043.482
2716New York Mets804040.5003.5277296-1929-1411-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field825032.610
3918Atlanta Braves793841.4815.0311339-2821-1617-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn HartTurner Field832954.349
41328Miami Marlins803446.4259.5296329-3321-2213-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan JenningsMike BergerMarlins Park823745.451
51530Philadelphia Phillies812754.33317.0275407-13218-259-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park813645.444
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals785127.654--3142258929-1022-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III844935.583
224Pittsburgh Pirates784533.5776.03202635724-1421-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park845331.631
346Chicago Cubs774235.5458.53042891520-1522-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field855530.647
41122Cincinnati Reds773641.46814.5313328-1522-1514-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark852857.329
51429Milwaukee Brewers813348.40719.5311382-7115-2618-22W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDouglas MelvinMiller Park813546.432
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Dodgers804535.563--3402756527-1318-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium824735.573
2611San Francisco Giants804238.5253.03413212021-2021-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park824240.512
3819Arizona Diamondbacks793841.4816.5359361-220-2018-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chip HaleDave StewartChase Field834142.494
41021San Diego Padres813843.4697.5332374-4218-2220-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Patrick MurphyAJ PrellerPetco Park813645.444
51227Colorado Rockies793445.43010.5349404-5517-2217-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissJeff BridichCoors Field833449.410


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Matt MooreSP26.014Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Activated from DL
Miguel SanoRF-DH22.052Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Recalled from Chattanooga (AA)
Manny BanuelosSP24.111Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Ryan KellyRP27.246Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Mike MorinRP24.060Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Activated from DL
Ryan Wheeler1b26.357Released by Twins
Kennys Vargas1B-DH24.335Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Esmil RogersRP29.322New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Steven TollesonSS31.244Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Marc Krauss1B27.271Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Taylor DugasOF25.199New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Delmon YoungRF29.291Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Tyler WilsonRP25.280Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
George SpringerCF25.286Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)DL-15 Fractured right wrist [Hit by a pitch]
Brad PeacockSP27.151Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Alex PresleyLF29.342Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Chris TaylorSS-2B24.307Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Willie Bloomquist2B37.217Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Neftali FelizRP27.061Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Activated from DL
Nick MartinezSP24.331Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Jon JayCF30.109St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)DL-15 Left wrist stress reaction
Tim CooneySP24.195St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Recalled from Memphis (AAA)
Chase De JongP 21.185Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Traded from Blue Jays with Tim Locastro to Dodgers for 3 Intl Signing Slots
Tim LocastroSS22.353Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Traded from Blue Jays with Chase DeJong to Dodgers for 3 Intl Signing Slots
Jason HoppeP23.019Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Traded from Rangers to Angels for Intl signing slot
Cody MartinP25.301Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Traded from Braves to Athletics for Intl Bonus Slot
Nate Freiman1b28.183Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Ryan AtwoodP23.325San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Activated from disabled list
Mike AuglieraP25.024Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Activated from disabled list
Mike BenjaminSS23.106Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Carson BlairC25.257Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Nick BurdiP22.164Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Assigned to Fort Myers (A+)
Jorgan Cavanerio20.318Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Taylor CoxP22.000San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Khris DavisLF27.194Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A) for rehab
Geoff Degrootp22.050New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Paul DemnyP25.333Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Ian DicksonP24.289Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Danny DiekroegerIF23.038St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Edwin FierroP21.306Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Kyle GaedeleCF25.243San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Jay GonzalezOF24.203Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Diego GorisLF-2B24.206San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Conner GreeneP20.089Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Jake GronskyIF23.224St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Zac Grotzp22.135Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Reymin GuduanP23.108Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Cody HebnerP24.223San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Ryan HutchisonOF25.193Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Steve JanasP23.072Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Caleb KelloggP23.029Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Brent KeysCF24.353Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Kyle KinmanP24.280Atlanta BravesCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Dan LangfieldP24.162Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)Activated from disabled list
Oswill LartiguezRF22.325Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Ryan LedbetterP23.140Texas RangersHigh Desert (A+)Activated from disabled list
London Lindleyof22.020Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Dawel Lugo20.201Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Assigned to Lansing (A)
Quinnton Mackof23.142Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Alvin Maracaro3B22.142New York MetsKingsport (Rk)Assigned to Kingsport (Rk)
Trey McNuttP25.334Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Jeff McVaneyOF-P25.167Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Erick Mejiass20.235Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Brandon MeredithLF25.195Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jacob MoodyOF-P22.246Cincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Julio MorbanCF-LF23.140Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Parker MorinC 24.000Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Bryce MorrowP27.182San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
James NeedyP24.094San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Rico NoelCF26.172New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Dillon OvertonP23.320Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Connor Panas3b22.141Toronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)Assigned to Vancouver (A-)
Andy PazC22.178Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Athletics (Rk)
Brallan Perez2B19.157Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Jon Perrinp22.040Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Joselo PinalesP20.228Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)Assigned to Greeneville (Rk)
Cody Poncep21.068Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Daniel PoncedeleonP23.168St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Jimmy ReedP24.196St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Sean Reid-FoleyP19.307Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
David RichardsonP24.152Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Nick RicklesC25.150Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Luis RicoP21.215Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Hector Roa3B20.123Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)Assigned to Greeneville (Rk)
Trayvon RobinsonCF27.305Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Bradley Roney3B22.304Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Adderling Ruiz24.060Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Ronnie ShabanIF-P25.116St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Mark ShannonOF-P24.081Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Murphy SmithP27.312Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Wander SueroP23.291Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Juan TejadaOF21.139Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Andrew ThurmanP23.205Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Nick TropeanoP24.309Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Jose UrenaSP23.294Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Richard UrenaSS19.127Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Luis ValenzuelaSS21.311Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Assigned to Lexington (A)
Kennys Vargas1B24.335Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Bryan VerbitskyP23.021San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Mitch WatrousP22.183San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Activated from disabled list
Tyler WhiteIF24.246Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Ivan WilsonOF20.037New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Mets (Rk)
Tyler WilsonRP25.280Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Kyle ZimmerP23.293Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Adron Chambersrf28.267Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Edwin MaysonetSS33.258Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Jesus FloresC30.249Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Luke CarlinC34.194Released by Athletics
Edgar GarciaP27.286Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jordan HershiserP26.290San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Justin Toole2B28.295Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)DL-7 Injured
Mitch LambsonP24.347Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Tyler KniggeP26.248Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Camden MaronC24.163Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)DL-7 Injured
Charley ThurberRF25.186Colorado RockiesNew Britain (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jake ZokanP24.066Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
John MinconeP25.344Announced retirement
Zach JonesC-LF24.210Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)DL-7 Injured
Clint TerryP 23.023Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)DL-7 Injured
Duane UnderwoodP 20.347Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Shawon DunstonCF22.147Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Tyler HoranOF24.212San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Tyler SkulinaP23.288Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Austin PettiboneP22.295Texas RangersHickory (A)Placed on temporary inactive list
Felix CastilloC23.352Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)DL-7 Injured
Hunter JonesOF23.320Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)DL-7 Injured
Josh AlmonteOF 21.155Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)DL-7 Injured
Juan GuzmanP24.128Released by Marlins
Keaton SteeleP 23.246Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)DL-7 Injured
Matthew DerosierP20.354Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Ryan Ripken1B 21.341Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Blake HigginsP23.067St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Davis WardP23.130St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Jhonathan Diazp18.292Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Jonatan IseniaP22.093Baltimore OriolesGulf Coast Orioles (Rk)Suspended
Max Wotellp18.292New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Signed out of draft (North Carolina HS)
Tyler Phillipsp19.122Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Signed out of draft (New Jersey HS)
Wilfri De La Cruzc21.185San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)Assigned to AZL Padres (Rk)
Alex Bisaccap22.009New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Signed out of draft (Sam Houston State)
Andrew Thomep22.170Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)Signed as undrafted free agent (North Dakota)
DJ Stewartof21.214Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)SIgned out of draft (Florida State)
David Owenp21.254San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Signed out of draft (Arkansas State)
Joey Falconeof29.031New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Signed out of draft (Columbia)
Kade Scivicquec22.102Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Signed out of draft (LSU)
Kenny Towns3b22.195Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)Signed out of draft (Virginia)
Kyle Twomeyp21.185Chicago CubsEugene (A-)Signed out of draft (USC)
Logan Nottebrok3b23.100Kansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)Signed as undrafted free agent (Texas A&M)
Richie Martinss20.192Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Signed out of draft (Florida)
Taylor Lewisp21.271Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Signed out of draft (Florida)
Tyler Fergusonp21.270Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Signed out of draft (Vanderbilt)
Tyler Spoonof22.277Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Signed out of draft (Arkansas)
James Loney1B31.056Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Activated from DL
Paul Brandsc18.050Pittsburgh PiratesGulf Coast Pirates (Rk)Assigned to GCL Pirates (Rk)
Abel Adamesp19.207San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Larry Alcimeof16.260Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Signed as undrafted free agent (Bahamas)