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Games on 2017-08-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Francisco Giants3Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxZack GreinkeTy BlachFernando Rodney
Colorado Rockies2Atlanta Braves5BoxJulio TeheranChad BettisArodys Vizcaino
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds9BoxRobert StephensonIvan Nova(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxKenta MaedaChase AndersonKenley Jansen
San Diego Padres6Miami Marlins8BoxDustin McGowanKirby YatesBrad Ziegler
Chicago Cubs1Philadelphia Phillies7BoxJerad EickhoffJose Quintana(none)
Tampa Bay Rays7St. Louis Cardinals3BoxSergio RomoMichael Wacha(none)
New York Mets4Washington Nationals2BoxJacob deGromA.J. ColeA.J. Ramos
Houston Astros2Los Angeles Angels1BoxCollin McHughParker BridwellKen Giles
Baltimore Orioles16Boston Red Sox3BoxJeremy HellicksonRick Porcello(none)
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox3BoxJuan MinayaJoe Jimenez(none)
Kansas City Royals0Cleveland Indians4BoxRyan MerrittJason Vargas(none)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees1BoxJames PazosAroldis ChapmanEdwin Diaz
Texas Rangers1Oakland Athletics3BoxKendall GravemanNick MartinezBlake Treinen
Minnesota Twins6Toronto Blue Jays1BoxBartolo ColonJ.A. Happ(none)

Standings as of 2017-08-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1287355.570--6235329140-2333-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park342014.588
248New York Yankees1276859.5354.566053712335-2333-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II352312.657
31018Tampa Bay Rays1306466.49210.0559569-1034-3330-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field321616.500
41119Baltimore Orioles1286365.49210.0624655-3138-2625-39W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards341222.353
51221Toronto Blue Jays1286068.46913.0542630-8834-3026-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre341618.471
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Cleveland Indians1277156.559--61848912934-2937-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field35314.886
2510Minnesota Twins1286662.5165.5608640-3231-3535-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field341915.559
3813Kansas City Royals1276463.5047.0560590-3035-3029-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium351619.457
41426Detroit Tigers1275572.43316.0608675-6731-3224-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park35926.257
51528Chicago White Sox1275176.40220.0548649-10129-3322-43W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field351619.457
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros1287850.609--71454916537-2941-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park342311.676
2611Seattle Mariners1296663.51212.5603614-1134-3232-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field331221.364
3714Los Angeles Angels1296564.50413.5551552-134-3031-34L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim331518.455
4916Texas Rangers1286464.50014.06456143135-2929-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington341420.412
51325Oakland Athletics1285672.43822.0560667-10735-3121-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum341915.559
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Washington Nationals1267650.603--65953212735-2641-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park362115.583
2715Miami Marlins1276463.50412.5607618-1133-2931-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park351322.371
31022Atlanta Braves1265769.45219.0579646-6729-3428-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park361521.417
41224New York Mets1275671.44120.5585644-5928-3928-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field351421.400
51530Philadelphia Phillies1274780.37029.5522627-10526-3421-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park351916.543
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Chicago Cubs1276859.535--6225665634-2834-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field352411.686
2612Milwaukee Brewers1296663.5123.05905751535-3031-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park332013.606
3817St. Louis Cardinals1286464.5004.56035643936-3028-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III341915.559
4920Pittsburgh Pirates1296168.4738.0549600-5135-3126-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park331419.424
51327Cincinnati Reds1295574.42614.0620724-10431-3324-41W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark331320.394
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1279136.717--64342022352-1439-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium351322.371
236Arizona Diamondbacks1297158.55021.06215319040-2331-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field332211.667
347Colorado Rockies1286959.53922.56596144538-2531-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field341816.529
41123San Diego Padres1285771.44534.5495645-15033-3024-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park341420.412
51429San Francisco Giants1305278.40040.5523632-10931-3521-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park321220.375


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Mitchell Akerp23.064Arizona DiamondbacksMissoula (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Henderson AlvarezSP27.129Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Shawn ArmstrongRP26.348Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Travis BanwartP31.192Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Tommy Bergjansp24.267Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Walter Borkovichp22.053Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
JD Busfieldp22.112Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Activated from disabled list
Yender CaramoP26.000Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Wei-Yin ChenSP32.035Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk) for rehab
Gilberto Chup19.279Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Bailey Clarkp22.265Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Troy Conyersp23.136Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Enmanuel De Jesusp20.258Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Elias DiazC26.281Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Miguel DiazRP22.270San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+) for rehab
Jose Duartec24.124Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Joe Dunand3b21.340Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Yoel EspinalP24.291Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Rays (Rk)
Raymel FloresSS22.337Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Estevan Florialof19.273New York YankeesTampa (A+)Activated from disabled list
Steven Fuentesp20.113Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Trey Ganns1b21.302Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Cristian GomezSS21.227Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Rio Gomezp22.309Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Daniel Gonzalezp21.198Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Angel Guillenp20.213Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Kelvin GutierrezSS22.362Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Will HarrisRP32.362Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab
Josh HartCF22.327Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Brayan Hernandezof19.348Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Jordan Hicksp20.353St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Shao-Pin Hoss23.081Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Tyler Jayp23.128Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Assigned to Fort Myers (A+)
Jesse Jennerc24.038St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Bryar Johnsonp18.008Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Royals (Rk)
Cory JonesP25.340Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Gabe Klobositsp22.101Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Leonys MartinCF29.172Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Jeremy Martinezc22.239St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Brandon McCarthySP34.049Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+) for rehab
Satchel McElroyof21.012Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Yohander MendezRP22.220Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Activated from disabled list
Gerson MorenoP21.350Detroit TigersErie (AA)Activated from disabled list
James Nelsonss19.311Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Activated from disabled list
Angel NesbittP26.264Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Brian O'KeefeC24.041St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Jon Olczakp23.284Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Dennis Ortegac20.075St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Sharif OthmanC28.155New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Activated from disabled list
Angel Padronp19.343Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Ian ParmleyOF-P27.249Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Aaron Quillenp23.249Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Yonathan Ramirezp20.134Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Gregory Reinosop21.282Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
Will RemillardC24.341Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Patrick Riehlp23.098Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)Activated from disabled list
Daniel Robertson3B-SS23.156Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Zac RosscupRP29.077Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Kevin Santass22.169Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Jordan Scottof20.094New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (sc) (A)
Carlos Sepulveda2b20.363Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Pedro SeverinoC24.036Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Justin ShaferIF-OF24.341Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Justus SheffieldP21.104New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Tony SippRP34.044Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab
Edmundo SosaSS21.172St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Cody Stashakp23.082Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Ben TaylorRP24.286Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab
Josh TomlinSP32.310Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-) for rehab
Alex Troopp21.037Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Trea TurnerSS24.056Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab
Adonis UcetaP23.107New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Assigned to Binghamton (AA)
Angel VenturaP24.140Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Tyler WadeSS22.275New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Raul Wallaceof22.006Cincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Jayson WerthLF38.097Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab
Marlin Willisp19.081Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Royals (Rk)
Kenny WilsonCF27.207Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Activated from disabled list
David Wright3B34.248New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab
Miguel Cabrera1B34.129Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Suspended 7 games for participation in brawl
Gary SanchezC24.266New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Suspended 4 games for participation in a brawl
Austin RomineC28.276New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Suspended 2 games for participation in brawl
Alex WilsonRP30.295Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Suspended 1 game for participation in brawl
Matt ShoemakerSP30.332Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Mike MorinRP26.114Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA)
Max StassiC26.163Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)DL-10 Left hand inflammation
Evan GattisDH-C31.007Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Activated from DL
Nick MartinezRP27.020Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Joe Panik2B26.299San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Activated from DL
AJ ColeSP25.233Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Daniel NavaLF34.186Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Paul BlackburnSP23.264Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-10 Bruised right forearm
Michael BradyP30.157Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Francisco CervelliC31.172Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Activated from DL
Starlin Castro2B27.154New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Matt DavidsonDH26.152Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Yoan Moncada3B22.090Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-10 Bone contusion, right shin
Chad WallachP25.295Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Phil ErvinRF25.039Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Jesse WinkerOF 24.008Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 Left hip flexor strain
Stuart TurnerC25.242Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Placed on paternity leave list
Jeurys FamiliaRP27.319New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Activated from DL
Michael ConfortoCF-LF24.177New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Dislocated left shoulder
Danny Espinosa2B30.122Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($0m)
Mike WrightSP27.234Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Dylan BundySP24.283Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Placed on bereavement/Family Emergency List
Johnny Giavotella2B30.046Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Junior GuerraSP32.221Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Shawn O'MalleyRF-3B29.241Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Evan Phillipsp22.348Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Luis VillegasC24.266Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Sean DonatelloP27.001Released by Tigers
Sean O'ConnellP25.257Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Zach CollierCF26.351Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Adbert AlzolayP22.177Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Chris DiazIF26.289Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Daniel Spingolaof24.112Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Parker Frenchp24.159Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)DL-7 Injured
Patrick Mazeikac23.315New York MetsBinghamton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan HorstmanP25.036Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)DL-7 Injured
Taylor GroverP26.125Released by Red Sox
Tyler CarpenterP25.182Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)DL-7 Injured
Connor KadenP24.302San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Jose Medinaof22.192Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Justin GarciaP24.343Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Luke Dykstra2B21.292St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ben Johnsonof23.113Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Placed on temporary inactive list
Jackson Zarubinp24.229Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)DL-7 Injured
Jay Groomep19.002Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)DL-7 Injured
Gerardo Romeross21.325Released by Diamondbacks
Jose Montillap19.082Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Assigned to GCL Braves (Rk)
Blake WoodRP32.017Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Reds by Angels