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Games on 2018-05-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Miami Marlins4Chicago Cubs13BoxJose QuintanaWei-Yin Chen(none)
New York Mets1Cincinnati Reds2BoxRaisel IglesiasA.J. Ramos(none)
Los Angeles Angels8Colorado Rockies0BoxJaime BarriaTyler Anderson(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxPedro BaezFernando SalasKenley Jansen
Cleveland Indians6Milwaukee Brewers2BoxCarlos CarrascoJunior Guerra(none)
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies11BoxNick PivettaChris Stratton(none)
Washington Nationals1San Diego Padres2BoxCraig StammenTrevor GottBrad Hand
Kansas City Royals3Baltimore Orioles5BoxRichard BleierKevin McCarthyBrad Brach
Pittsburgh Pirates6Chicago White Sox5BoxRichard RodriguezNate JonesFelipe Vazquez
Boston Red Sox6New York Yankees9BoxJonathan HolderMatt BarnesAroldis Chapman
Houston Astros4Oakland Athletics1BoxGerrit ColeDaniel MengdenKen Giles
Atlanta Braves5Tampa Bay Rays2BoxJulio TeheranRyan YarbroughArodys Vizcaino
Detroit Tigers4Texas Rangers5BoxKeone KelaWarwick Saupold(none)
Seattle Mariners2Toronto Blue Jays5BoxRyan TeperaJuan NicasioTyler Clippard

Standings as of 2018-05-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees362610.722--2091436616-510-5W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1267452.587
222Boston Red Sox362511.6941.02001376311-414-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park1268343.659
3614Toronto Blue Jays372017.5416.51851711410-810-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1255372.424
41022Tampa Bay Rays341519.44110.0144150-68-107-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1287553.586
51530Baltimore Orioles36927.25017.0127205-786-113-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1263888.302
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1718Cleveland Indians361818.500--164156811-87-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field1267353.579
2920Minnesota Twins321517.4691.0143159-167-78-10W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1306367.485
31123Detroit Tigers361521.4173.0159167-88-87-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park1264977.389
41327Kansas City Royals361224.3336.0144196-526-136-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1264680.365
51429Chicago White Sox34925.2658.0136192-563-156-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field1285375.414
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros392415.615--1901088210-914-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1237944.642
245Los Angeles Angels362214.6110.5186153338-1014-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1265868.460
359Seattle Mariners352015.5712.0158163-58-812-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1276958.543
4819Oakland Athletics371819.4865.0162178-1611-97-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1257946.632
51224Texas Rangers391524.3859.0160212-527-168-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1235271.423
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Atlanta Braves352114.600--187141468-713-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park1276958.543
248Philadelphia Phillies362115.5830.51731373614-57-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1265967.468
3915Washington Nationals382018.5262.51761472910-1010-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park1246262.500
41016New York Mets351817.5143.0148162-147-1011-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field1275968.465
51426Miami Marlins361323.3618.5122190-687-116-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1255075.400
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137St. Louis Cardinals342014.588--1481291912-78-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III1286860.531
3512Pittsburgh Pirates372116.5680.51841661810-511-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1246163.492
2610Milwaukee Brewers372116.5680.5137140-310-911-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1267551.595
4813Chicago Cubs341915.5591.01781354311-68-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1297653.589
51528Cincinnati Reds371027.27011.5148195-476-154-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1255768.456
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Arizona Diamondbacks362412.667--1571233413-611-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1265868.460
2711Colorado Rockies372116.5683.5146162-166-815-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1267056.556
31117San Francisco Giants371918.5145.5146166-2010-79-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1255471.432
41221Los Angeles Dodgers361620.4448.0162152108-98-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1277651.598
51325San Diego Padres381424.36811.0143187-448-156-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park1245272.419


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Mark ZagunisC25.093Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Yimi GarciaRP27.264Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Brock StewartSP26.219Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Scott AlexanderRP28.303Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Angel PadronP20.235Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Dominique Thompson-WilliamsOF23.018New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Pedro GonzalezSS20.194Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Drew WatersOF19.130Atlanta BravesRome (A)Activated from disabled list
Robbie PerkinsC23.345Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Peter LannooP23.177San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Eric JenkinsOF21.099Texas RangersDown East (A+)Assigned to Down East (A+)
Austin BernardC22.056Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Yonny HernandezSS20.005Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Melvin NovoaC21.326Texas RangersDown East (A+)Assigned to Down East (A+)
Cristian Inoa2B18.310Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Bubba ThompsonOF19.334Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Matt WivinisP24.289New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Tyreque Reed1B20.337Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Cutter DyalsP22.273Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Mitch HansenOF22.008Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Leonardo CrawfordP21.096Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Activated from disabled list
Jared FinkelP22.012Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Activated from disabled list
Adrian ChaconC-1B23.062Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)Assigned to Dayton (A)
Cameron MingoP24.241Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Alexis RiveroP23.203Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Freicer PerezP22.056New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jesse StallingsP23.194Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Rene PintoC21.188Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Activated from disabled list
Tommy BergjansP25.159Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Cassidy BrownC23.292Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Daniel SweetOF 23.132Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Aaron QuillenP24.141Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Chris OkeyC23.131Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Joey RoachC24.255Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
Mitch GhelfiC25.227Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)Assigned to Biloxi (AA)
Orlando MarquezC22.058Houston AstrosBuies Creek (A+)Assigned to Buies Creek (A+)
Jordan WrenOF24.228Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Nathan RodriguezC22.222Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Jason GoldsteinC24.061Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Heath QuinnRF22.337San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jeffeson MedinaP23.343Seattle MarinersModesto (A+)Placed on temporarily inactive list
John PoloniusSS-2B27.116San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Anthony MciverP26.031Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)Traded from Twins to Mariners for cash
Josh Van MeterSS-2B23.060Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Preston MorrisonP24.294Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Ryne HarperP29.043Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Garrett BoulwareC25.242Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Matt WhitehouseP27.026Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Audry PerezC29.137Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
Trevor BettencourtP23.292Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Chad De La GuerraIF25.166Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Ranfi CasimiroP25.297Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Luke EubankP24.074Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Josh TobiasSS25.167Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ali SolisC30.223Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Eduardo de OleoC25.104Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jack MayfieldSS-2B27.221Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Patrick Kivlehan3B28.138New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Stephen CardulloSS30.252Colorado RockiesBoise (A-)Assigned to Boise (A-)
Michael De La CruzC24.359Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Brett McKinneyP27.171Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Christian Colon2B-SS28.360-Released by Braves
Joey DenatoP-OF26.053Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Yasiel PuigRF27.153Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Tanner ScottP23.291Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Darren O'DayRP35.199Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-10 Hyperextended right elbow
Ricardo RodriguezP25.251Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab
Giovanny Urshela3B26.211Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Traded from Indians to Blue Jays for PTBNL
Alex ReyesSP23.253St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+) for rehab
Justin HancockP27.193Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Alex VerdugoOF21.359Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Jen-Ho TsengP23.218Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Rob ZastryznyRP26.044Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Nick Franklin2B27.068Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)DL-10 Right quad sprain
Wade MileySP31.177Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)DL-10 Right oblique strain
Tyler Saladino2B28.293Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Recalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)
Corey KnebelRP26.165Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Activated from DL
Leonys MartinCF30.064Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)DL-10 Left hamstring strain
Mikie MahtookLF28.160Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
Trevor CahillSP30.069Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow impingement
Dustin FowlerCF23.131Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Tomas NidoC 24.027New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AA)
Luis GuillormeSS23.224New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Tony CingraniRP28.308Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Left shoulder inflammation
Tyler Ladendorf3B-2B30.063Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Kyle Von RudenP23.353-Announced retirement
Trey KillianP24.074-Released by Rockies
Ben RowenP29.175-Released by Reds
Kyle Von RudenP23.353-Announced retirement
Kyle Von RudenP23.353-Announced retirement
Kyle Von RudenP23.353-Announced retirement