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Games on 2018-05-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Nationals2Arizona Diamondbacks1BoxStephen StrasburgTroy ScribnerRyan Madson
Chicago White Sox4Chicago Cubs8BoxJon LesterJames ShieldsBrandon Morrow
Milwaukee Brewers0Colorado Rockies4BoxKyle FreelandBrent Suter(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxHomer BaileyJ.T. ChargoisJared Hughes
Atlanta Braves10Miami Marlins5BoxA.J. MinterDrew Steckenrider(none)
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxFelipe VazquezTony Watson(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1San Diego Padres2BoxAdam CimberJohn Brebbia(none)
Minnesota Twins5Los Angeles Angels3BoxTrevor HildenbergerNoe RamirezFernando Rodney
Tampa Bay Rays3Baltimore Orioles6BoxDavid HessChris ArcherMychal Givens
Tampa Bay Rays10Baltimore Orioles3BoxSergio RomoAlex Cobb(none)
Kansas City Royals2Cleveland Indians6BoxMike ClevingerJake Junis(none)
Seattle Mariners3Detroit Tigers4BoxMatt BoydMarco GonzalesShane Greene
Seattle Mariners9Detroit Tigers5BoxFelix HernandezMichael Fulmer(none)
Texas Rangers1Houston Astros6BoxCharlie MortonDoug Fister(none)
Oakland Athletics6New York Yankees7BoxA.J. ColeChris Hatcher(none)
Boston Red Sox5Toronto Blue Jays2BoxDavid PriceMarco EstradaCraig Kimbrel

Standings as of 2018-05-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
222New York Yankees392712.692--2251646117-710-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1237350.593
111Boston Red Sox392712.692--2131486511-416-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park1238142.659
3616Toronto Blue Jays402119.5256.5195188711-1010-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1225270.426
41021Tampa Bay Rays371621.43210.0161168-78-108-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1257451.592
51429Baltimore Orioles401228.30015.5156228-729-123-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1223587.287
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1717Cleveland Indians381919.500--1791681112-97-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field1247252.581
2919Minnesota Twins351718.4860.5157173-167-710-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1276166.480
31122Detroit Tigers381622.4213.0168179-119-97-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park1244876.387
41327Kansas City Royals391326.3336.5162222-606-137-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1234578.366
51530Chicago White Sox36927.2509.0142211-693-156-12L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field1265373.421
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Houston Astros412516.610--1961108611-1014-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1217843.645
248Los Angeles Angels392316.5901.0200167339-1214-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1235766.463
3511Seattle Mariners382216.5791.517917548-814-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1246757.540
4818Oakland Athletics391920.4875.0178190-1211-98-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1237845.634
51224Texas Rangers411625.3909.0162218-567-169-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1215170.421
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Atlanta Braves382315.605--209154558-715-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park1246757.540
2610Philadelphia Phillies382216.5791.01801433715-67-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1245866.468
3813Washington Nationals412318.5611.51831503310-1013-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park1215962.488
41015New York Mets361917.5283.0151163-127-1012-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field1265868.460
51426Miami Marlins391425.3599.5135212-778-136-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1224973.402
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136St. Louis Cardinals372215.595--1601372312-710-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III1256659.528
247Pittsburgh Pirates392316.590--2011732812-511-11W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1225963.484
359Chicago Cubs362115.5830.51971415613-68-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1277453.583
4712Milwaukee Brewers402317.5750.5153156-310-913-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1237350.593
51528Cincinnati Reds401327.32510.5163201-386-157-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1225468.443
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Arizona Diamondbacks392415.615--1601303013-911-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1235865.472
2914Colorado Rockies402218.5502.5162178-167-1015-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1236954.561
31120San Francisco Giants401921.4755.5156189-3310-79-14L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1225468.443
41223Los Angeles Dodgers391623.4108.016816718-128-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1247648.613
51325San Diego Padres411526.36610.0151199-489-176-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park1215170.421


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Jake BarrettRP26.295Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Chase Headley3B34.003San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Justin Turner3B33.170Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+) for rehab
Dan AltavillaRP25.246Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Activated from DL
Nick TropeanoSP27.258Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Activated from DL
Akeel MorrisP25.179Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Corey SeagerSS24.015Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Brock StewartSP26.222Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Pat VenditteRP32.316Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Trevor MayRP28.231Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Assigned to Fort Myers (A+) for rehab
Cory Spangenberg2B27.057San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Joaquin BenoitRP40.290Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Mark Reynolds1B-3B34.283Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Ryan Zimmerman1B33.226Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Right oblique strain
Derek HeffelP22.029Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Chris ViallP22.227New York MetsColumbia (A)DL-7 Injured
Tyler FergusonP 24.219Texas RangersHickory (A)Activated from disabled list
Carlos HernandezP23.190New York MetsColumbia (A)DL-7 Injured
Josh MitchellP23.246Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Robert GarciaP21.332Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Assigned to Lexington (A)
Taylor HenryP24.310New York MetsColumbia (A)Assigned to Columbia (A)
Grant ZawadzkiIF26.015-Released by Rangers
Dario BeltreP25.174-Released by Rangers
Narciso CrookRF22.305Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Dan JagielloP22.355Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Andy Sugilio3B21.198Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)Activated from disabled list
Adrian Tovalin3B22.091Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)DL-7 Injured
Andre JacksonP22.011Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Morgan LofstromC22.269Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Justin DillonP 24.249Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Jeff SingerP24.241Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Activated from disabled list
Kevin KaczmarskiOF26.133New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Danny WoodrowOF23.106Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Dale BurdickSS22.213New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Yoel EspinalP25.186Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Tommy BergjansP25.162Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Shane Mardirosian2B22.212Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Cassidy BrownC23.295Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Hector VargasSS23.105Cincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Malik Collymore2B23.013Cincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Joel EspinalP21.270Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Matthew GunterP23.094Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Cole BaumlOF25.191Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Jared RuxerP25.287Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Chris PietersP23.233Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Luis AyalaOF22.143Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Activated from disabled list
Tyler MapesP26.299Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Activated from disabled list
Michael BurkeP-SS25.258Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Max CordyOF-P24.337Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Mark KaraviotisSS22.213Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)DL-7 Injured
Kyle LewisOF22.304Seattle MarinersModesto (A+)Activated from disabled list
Josh TaylorP25.071Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)Assigned to Jackson (AA)
Robbie PodorskyIF-OF23.105San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Taylor KohlweyRF23.296San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Sean IsaacP25.146Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Bud JeterP26.198Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Auston BousfieldOF24.311San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Jesse JennerC24.298St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Jeremy MartinezC23.134St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Glenn SparkmanP26.001Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Akeem BostickP23.008Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Tyler HeinemanC26.328Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Tito PoloOF23.262Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Wes ParsonsP25.248Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Andres SantiagoP28.198Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Johnny Giavotella2B30.307Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Chadwick TrompC23.052Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Jeff ArnoldC30.120San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Jeff HendrixOF24.300New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jacob WaguespackP 24.188Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Kenny WilsonOF28.102Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Jantzen Witte3B28.128Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Dominic DeMasiP24.359Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Dakota HudsonP23.239St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Dylan UnsworthP25.231Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Shawn O'MalleySS30.136Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Charlie MeyerC25.122Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Stephen CardulloSS30.255Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Cody SatterwhiteP31.105Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Justus SheffieldP21.364New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Edwin Espinal1B24.109Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
James RamseyOF28.144Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Hector SanchezC28.176San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Quintin BerryOF33.172Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Austen WadeOF22.085Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Jacob BodnerP-IF25.101-Announced retirement
Michael DimockP28.198Released by Diamondbacks