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Games on 2017-04-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Francisco Giants5Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxFernando RodneyMark Melancon(none)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxSeung Hwan OhMike Montgomery(none)
New York Yankees3Tampa Bay Rays7BoxChris ArcherMasahiro TanakaAlex Colome

Standings as of 2017-04-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Tampa Bay Rays1101.000--7341-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1617982.491
225New York Yankees101.0001.037-40-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1619170.565
31322Baltimore Orioles000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1627587.463
41223Boston Red Sox000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park1629369.574
51516Toronto Blue Jays000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1627686.469
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
568Minnesota Twins000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1628577.525
4719Kansas City Royals000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1628082.494
3928Detroit Tigers000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park1626498.395
21026Cleveland Indians000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field16210260.630
11124Chicago White Sox000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1626795.414
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
3510Oakland Athletics000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1627587.463
2829Houston Astros000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park16210161.623
11420Los Angeles Angels000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1628082.494
4414Seattle Mariners000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1627884.481
5315Texas Rangers000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1627884.481
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
4711Philadelphia Phillies000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1626696.407
389New York Mets000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1627092.432
21017Miami Marlins000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1627785.475
51530Washington Nationals000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park1629765.599
11421Atlanta Braves000----0000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park1627290.444
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123St. Louis Cardinals1101.000--4311-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1618279.509
236Chicago Cubs101.0001.034-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1619269.571
5612Pittsburgh Pirates000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1627587.463
497Milwaukee Brewers000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1628676.531
31325Cincinnati Reds000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1626894.420
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Arizona Diamondbacks1101.000--6511-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1619269.571
244San Francisco Giants101.0001.056-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1616497.398
5513San Diego Padres000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park1627191.438
31227Colorado Rockies000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1628775.537
41118Los Angeles Dodgers000--0.50000-00-0T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium16210458.642


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Vance WorleyRP29.190Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Luke MaileC26.055Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Brett Wallace1B30.219Released by Padres
Jose Osuna1B-LF24.111Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Assigned to minors
Glenn SparkmanP24.326Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-10 Fractured right thumb
Bo SchultzRP31.189Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-10 Torn right UCL
Dalton PompeyCF24.112Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-10 Concussion
Roberto OsunaRP22.054Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-10 Cervical spasm
B.J. UptonLF-CF32.224Released by Blue Jays
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaC31.335Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Dominic LeoneRP25.159Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Recalled from minors
Mike BolsingerSP29.064Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Oliver DrakeRP30.079Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Craig GentryLF-RF33.125Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Gabriel YnoaP23.311Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Assigned to minors
Jayson AquinoRP24.131Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Assigned to minors
Anthony SantanderOF22.165Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow inflammation
Wade MileySP30.140Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-10 Illness
Chris TillmanSP28.352Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder soreness
Daniel StumpfP 26.088Granted free agency
Daniel StumpfP 26.088Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($0m) and assigned to minors
Micah JohnsonLF26.105Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Fractured left wrist
Armando RiveroP29.061Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Strained right shoulder
Mauricio CabreraRP23.192Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow strain
Anthony ReckerC33.217Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
David DahlLF23.001Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Stress reaction in ribcage
Ian DesmondCF31.194Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Fractured left hand
Tom MurphyC25.365Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Hairline fracture, right forearm
Chris RusinRP30.162Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Strained right oblique
Chad QuallsRP38.228Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Right forearm tightness
Jairo DiazRP25.311Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Recovery from right elbow surgery
Miguel CastroP22.099Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Kyle FreelandSP23.323Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
David Wright3B34.103New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Cervical disc herniation
Brandon NimmoCF24.006New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Strained right hamstring
Steven MatzSP25.309New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Left elbow irritation
Seth LugoSP27.136New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Partial tear in right elbow UCL
Juan LagaresCF28.016New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Left oblique strain
Ty KellyLF28.256New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Anthony SwarzakRP31.204Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Geovany SotoC34.072Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Cody AscheDH26.276Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Charlie TilsonCF-LF24.121Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-10 Stress reaction, right foot
Carlos RodonSP24.113Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-10 Left biceps bursitis
Juan MinayaRP26.196Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-10 Right abdominal strain
Tyler CravySP27.263Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Assigned to minors
Jared HughesRP31.272Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($0.95m)
Tanner ScheppersRP30.075Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Sore left abdominal muscle
Tyson RossSP29.346Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Recovery from thoracic outlet surgery
Brett Nicholas1B28.258Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Torn meniscus, left knee
Adrian Beltre3B37.361Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Right calf tightness
Hanser Alberto3B24.167Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder tightness
Andrew CashnerSP30.203Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Right biceps tendinitis
Chi Chi GonzalezRP25.078Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-60 Partially torn UCL, right elbow
Andre EthierLF34.357Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Herniated disc
Scott KazmirSP33.069Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Sore hip
Brock StewartSP25.182Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder tendinitis
Josh RavinRP29.072Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Strained right groin
Pedro BaezRP29.022Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Right thumb strain
Tim CooneySP26.104Released by Indians
Lonnie ChisenhallRF28.180Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder sprain
Jason Kipnis2B29.365Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder inflammation
Cody AndersonRP26.200Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)DL-60 Tommy John Surgery
Yadier MolinaC34.263St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Signed to 3-year contract for 2018-2020 ($60m) 20--20--20 [Extension]
Peter MoylanRP38.121Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Hunter DozierRF25.224Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)DL-60 left oblique strain
Jorge SolerLF25.037Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)DL-10 Strained left oblique
Martin Prado3B33.158Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Strained right hamstring
Jeff LockeRP29.134Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Left biceps tendinitis
Odrisamer DespaigneRP29.364Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Strained left oblique
Tyler Moore1B30.062Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Joe RossSP23.316Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Assigned to minors
Kennys Vargas1B26.244Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Assigned to minors
Chris GimenezC34.096Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Glen PerkinsCL34.031Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)DL-60 Recovery from left shoulder surgery
Devin MesoracoC28.287Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 recovery from right hip surgery
Nefi OgandoRP27.303Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 Right hand strain
Austin BriceRP24.287Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 Ulnar neuritis, right elbow
Patrick KivlehanRF27.101Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Nick TraviesoP 23.061Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-60 Right shoulder inflammation
Anthony DeSclafaniSP26.349Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 Sprained UCL right elbow
Roberto PerezC28.100Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Signed to 4-year contract for 2017-2020 ($9m) 0.55--1.5--2.5--3.5 Club options for 2021-2022 5.5--7 $500k signing bonus
Chris MarreroLF28.274San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Aaron HillLF35.012San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Neil RamirezRP27.312San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Mac WilliamsonOF26.261San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)DL-10 Strained left quad
Will SmithRP27.266San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)DL-60 Left elbow surgery
Trevor BrownC25.139San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)DL-10 Sprained right ankle
Rio Ruiz3B 22.315Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Assigned to minors
Zach EflinSP22.359Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-10 Right and left knee tendinitis
Tyler Austin1B25.209New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)DL-60 Fractured left ankle
Pete KozmaSS28.356New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Jerry Keelp23.188San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Anthony Marksof22.352San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Ray BlackP26.280San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Danny WinklerP27.059Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Recovery from elbow surgery