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Games on 2017-05-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
St. Louis Cardinals10Atlanta Braves0BoxLance LynnMike Foltynewicz(none)
New York Yankees3Chicago Cubs2BoxJonathan HolderHector RondonAroldis Chapman
San Francisco Giants3Cincinnati Reds13BoxBronson ArroyoMatt Cain(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Colorado Rockies3BoxZack GreinkeGerman MarquezFernando Rodney
Miami Marlins7New York Mets8BoxJerry BlevinsBrad ZieglerJeurys Familia
Washington Nationals4Philadelphia Phillies2BoxStephen StrasburgNick PivettaMatt Albers
Milwaukee Brewers0Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxWade LeBlancRob Scahill(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers8San Diego Padres2BoxSergio RomoJose TorresJosh Fields
Houston Astros7Los Angeles Angels6BoxKen GilesBud NorrisChris Devenski
Chicago White Sox2Baltimore Orioles4BoxGabriel YnoaMiguel GonzalezBrad Brach
Cleveland Indians1Kansas City Royals3BoxJason HammelDanny SalazarKelvin Herrera
Boston Red Sox3Minnesota Twins4BoxBrandon KintzlerMatt Barnes(none)
Detroit Tigers7Oakland Athletics2BoxMichael FulmerAndrew Triggs(none)
Texas Rangers3Seattle Mariners1BoxMatt BushEmilio PaganAlex Claudio
Toronto Blue Jays8Tampa Bay Rays4BoxAaron LoupJumbo Diaz(none)

Standings as of 2017-05-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees27189.667--1511054612-36-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1357362.541
234Baltimore Orioles281810.6430.512211669-39-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1345777.425
3813Boston Red Sox291514.5174.0110114-411-74-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park1337855.586
41018Tampa Bay Rays311516.4845.0133131210-65-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1316566.496
51530Toronto Blue Jays291019.3459.0115134-194-86-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1336667.496
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Minnesota Twins271512.556--126113138-87-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1357065.519
369Cleveland Indians281513.5360.512411866-69-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field1348747.649
2510Chicago White Sox281513.5360.5116102146-59-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1345282.388
4711Detroit Tigers281513.5360.5139141-29-76-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park1344985.366
51429Kansas City Royals281018.3575.581117-368-72-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1347064.522
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Houston Astros302010.667--1471153212-68-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1328151.614
2917Los Angeles Angels311516.4845.5121140-199-56-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1316566.496
41121Texas Rangers301317.4337.013713528-85-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1326567.492
31222Seattle Mariners301317.4337.014314128-55-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1326567.492
51325Oakland Athletics291217.4147.5106145-397-75-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1336370.474
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Washington Nationals29209.690--183133509-611-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park1337756.579
2919New York Mets281315.4646.5141154-135-108-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1345777.425
31124Miami Marlins281216.4297.5125129-45-67-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1346569.485
41223Philadelphia Phillies281216.4297.512912457-55-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1345480.403
51326Atlanta Braves271116.4078.0123147-245-66-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park1356174.452
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Chicago Cubs291613.552--144128167-79-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1337657.571
2614Cincinnati Reds291514.5171.014513969-96-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1335380.398
4715St. Louis Cardinals281414.5001.512011919-85-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1346965.515
3816Milwaukee Brewers301515.5001.514814357-108-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1327161.538
51020Pittsburgh Pirates291316.4483.0113128-157-66-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1336271.466
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Colorado Rockies301812.600--138142-47-711-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1326963.523
236Arizona Diamondbacks311813.5810.51561243212-56-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1317556.573
3512Los Angeles Dodgers301614.5332.01371073010-66-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1328844.667
41427San Diego Padres311219.3876.5115157-426-76-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park1315972.450
51528San Francisco Giants301119.3677.0103150-476-85-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1325379.402


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Cristhian Adames2B25.284Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Tyler BakerC24.058Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Shane Bieberp21.340Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Alex BlackfordP26.170Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Jacob Bodnerp24.094Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Adam Brayp24.021Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Ryan Brett2B25.209Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Activated from disabled list
Endrys BricenoP25.088Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Aaron BummerP23.226Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Bobby BundyP27.112Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
David BurkhalterP21.285Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Everth Cabrerass30.169Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Activated from disabled list
Alexander CapriataC24.275Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Jared Carkuffp23.253Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Elio Castillo1B23.065Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Luis Castro3B21.229Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Jack Charlestonp24.233Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Michael ChoiceRF27.176Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Cody ClarkP23.287Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Juan De La CruzC23.273Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Yoel EspinalP24.179Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Tommy Eveldp23.126Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Activated from disabled list
Daniel FajardoC22.167Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Johnny FieldOF25.075Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Santiago GarridoP27.213Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Jordan George1b24.293Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Kyle GibsonSP29.195Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Justin GrimmRP28.262Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Justin HaleyRP25.324Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA) for rehab
Kyle HigashiokaC27.015New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Marc Hubermanp23.115Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Reid Humphreysp22.165Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Ty KellyLF28.289Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Mack Lemieuxp20.241Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
JD MartinezRF29.258Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+) for rehab
Nick MartiniCF26.312St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Alberto MineoC22.286Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Activated from disabled list
Zach Muckenhirnp22.067Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Nick Nelsonp21.152New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Nick Noonan2B28.001Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Emilio OgandoP23.265Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Jhonny Peralta3B34.342St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+) for rehab
Boog PowellOF 24.111Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Johan QuevedoC23.180Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Activated from disabled list
Cody ReedRP24.020Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Tim RemesC24.322Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Tim RobersonC27.290Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jose RosarioSS-2B25.158Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Tim ShibuyaP27.233Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Braden ShipleySP25.073Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Tom Spitzof25.019St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Ashur TolliverP29.102Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jerry VastoP25.083Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Tyler WilsonRP27.222Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Matt WislerSP24.235Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Brandon WorkmanRP28.265Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Daniel WrightRP26.032Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Cesar YanezP22.217San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Activated from disabled list
Mike ZuninoC26.041Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Vic BlackRP28.347San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Shawn KelleyCL33.009Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Strained lower back
Matt GraceRP28.142Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Tuffy GosewischC33.262Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Odrisamer DespaigneRP30.031Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Recalled from New Orleans (AAA)
Wei-Yin ChenSP31.288Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Left arm fatigue
Stefan CrichtonRP25.065Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Adrian Gonzalez1B34.362Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow soreness
Joc PedersonCF25.014Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Keynan MiddletonRP23.235Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA)
James PaxtonSP28.180Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)DL-10 Strained left forearm
Evan MarshallRP27.017Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Mike Freeman1B29.275Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Shane PetersonDH-LF29.084Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Rafael MonteroRP26.200New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Travis D'ArnaudC28.084New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Bone bruise in right wrist
Gregor BlancoLF33.145Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Steve HathawayRP26.234Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)Transferred to 60-day DL
Ehire AdrianzaSS27.257Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Activated from DL
Danny SantanaRF-LF26.179Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Jake ThompsonSP23.094Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Drew RucinskiP28.126Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Mat LatosRP29.148Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Cesar ValdezSP32.049Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Athletics and assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Justin MarksRP29.114Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Deven Marrero2B26.253Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Michael FelizRP23.311Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Placed on bereavement/Family Emergency List
Dayan DiazP28.084Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Gary SanchezC24.154New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Miguel AlmonteRP24.031Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Recalled from Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Ian KennedySP32.137Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)DL-10 Strained right hamsting
Tommy PhamLF29.058St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Recalled from Memphis (AAA)
Stephen PiscottyRF26.111St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)DL-10 Strained right hamstring
Felix PenaRP27.069Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Danny WinklerP27.092Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Brandon CumminsOF23.165Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Chris DenorfiaLF36.294Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Colin Moran3B24.216Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Doug Bernierss36.315Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan LollisLF30.140San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)DL-7 Injured
Alfredo GonzalezC24.296Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jeremy BleichP29.322Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Joseph Rosass20.060Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Miguel ChalasP24.312Released by White Sox
Austin GreenC27.072Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)DL-7 Injured
Carlos RamirezOF26.011Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
JD Davis3B24.008Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
J.T. Brubakerp23.169Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jacob Dorrisp24.042Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Jose TrevinoIF24.158Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Reese McGuireC22.064Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)DL-7 Injured
Caleb SmithP24.213San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Connor SabanoshC23.272San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Sam Thoelep24.200Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Isaias Lucenac22.171Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)DL-7 Injured
Sven SchuellerP21.109Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Hector Hernandezof21.072Released by Tigers
Melvin Morelp23.142Released by Tigers