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Games on 2018-05-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians1Chicago Cubs0BoxAdam PlutkoJon LesterCody Allen
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds4BoxSteven BraultDylan FloroKyle Crick
Colorado Rockies0Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxKenta MaedaKyle FreelandKenley Jansen
Arizona Diamondbacks2Milwaukee Brewers9BoxBrent SuterZack Godley(none)
Miami Marlins2New York Mets1BoxAdam ConleyJeurys FamiliaBrad Ziegler
Atlanta Braves0Philadelphia Phillies4BoxJake ArrietaLuiz Gohara(none)
Kansas City Royals5St. Louis Cardinals2BoxBlaine BoyerBud NorrisKelvin Herrera
San Diego Padres3Washington Nationals1BoxTyson RossErick FeddeBrad Hand
Baltimore Orioles1Chicago White Sox11BoxDylan CoveyAlex Cobb(none)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros4BoxJustin VerlanderJeff SamardzijaKen Giles
Detroit Tigers4Minnesota Twins1BoxMichael FulmerKyle GibsonShane Greene
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics0BoxMarco GonzalesDaniel GossettEdwin Diaz
Boston Red Sox4Tampa Bay Rays1BoxJoe KellyAlex ColomeCraig Kimbrel
New York Yankees10Texas Rangers12BoxAlex ClaudioDavid RobertsonKeone Kela
Los Angeles Angels5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxJustin AndersonTyler ClippardBlake Parker

Standings as of 2018-05-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox493415.694--2611818015-719-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park1137439.655
222New York Yankees473116.6602.02782037518-713-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1156946.600
3819Toronto Blue Jays492326.46911.0233241-812-1611-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1135063.442
4920Tampa Bay Rays472225.46811.0200214-148-1214-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1156847.591
51530Baltimore Orioles491534.30619.0192270-7810-135-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1133281.283
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1615Cleveland Indians472423.511--2251972813-911-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field1156748.583
21021Minnesota Twins452124.4672.0188204-1611-1210-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1175760.487
31123Detroit Tigers492128.4294.0205228-2312-109-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park1134370.381
41328Kansas City Royals491633.3279.0192275-837-189-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1134271.372
51429Chicago White Sox461531.3268.5182247-658-177-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field1164769.405
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros503218.640--23612611016-1116-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1127141.634
245Seattle Mariners482919.6042.0215206912-1017-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1146054.526
3510Los Angeles Angels492722.5514.52272072012-1715-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1135360.469
4716Oakland Athletics492524.5106.5224226-211-1114-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1137241.637
51225Texas Rangers512031.39212.5216275-599-1711-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1114764.423
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Atlanta Braves482919.604--2461866011-918-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park1146153.535
237Philadelphia Phillies472819.5960.52141744018-710-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1155263.452
3611Washington Nationals492722.5512.52141793513-1414-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park1135558.487
4813New York Mets452421.5333.5182194-1212-1312-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field1175364.453
51426Miami Marlins491930.38810.5167252-8510-159-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1124468.393
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Milwaukee Brewers503119.620--2041792513-918-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1136548.575
248Pittsburgh Pirates482721.5633.02322122015-912-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1135558.487
359St. Louis Cardinals472621.5533.52051792615-1111-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III1156253.539
4712Chicago Cubs462521.5434.02381766213-1012-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1177047.598
51527Cincinnati Reds501733.34014.0202257-558-199-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1125062.446
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1914Colorado Rockies502624.520--196224-287-1119-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1136548.575
21017Arizona Diamondbacks492524.5100.5180178214-1211-12L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1135756.504
31118San Francisco Giants502426.4802.0204240-3614-1010-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1124963.438
41222Los Angeles Dodgers492227.4493.52101941610-1412-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1147044.614
51324San Diego Padres512130.4125.5191235-4411-1810-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park1114566.405


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Ryan BollingerP27.108New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Ryan BollingerP27.108New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Brandon WoodruffP25.102Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Ji-Man Choi1B27.004Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
J.T. ChargoisRP27.171Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Nathan EovaldiSP28.099Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Transferred to 60-day DL
Vidal NunoP30.302Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Jake FariaP24.297Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)DL-10 Strained left oblique
Dan AltavillaRP25.257Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
John AndreoliRF27.348Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Daniel GossettP25.191Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Franklin Barreto2B22.086Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Khris DavisDH30.154Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-10 Right groin strain
Wilmer FontRP27.364Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Raisel IglesiasRP28.139Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 Left biceps strain
Austin BriceRP25.338Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)DL-10 Mid-back strain
Tanner RaineyP25.149Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Vincenzo AielloP23.290Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Tyler KeeleP24.279Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Akil BaddooOF19.280Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)DL-7 Injured
Andre ScrubbP23.130Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Activated from disabled list
Jacob PearsonCF19.356Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Mack LemieuxP21.259Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Felix TatiP21.052Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Chad SedioOF24.054Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Mitchell KransonC24.132Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Activated from disabled list
Matt FrawleyP22.289New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Robert MolinaC21.249Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Jorgan CavanerioP23.278Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Sam McWilliamsP22.262Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Zach PlesacP23.122Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Jose PaulinoP23.044Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Erick LealP23.067Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Elvis DiazP25.106-Released by Cubs
Kyle MillerP24.172-Released by Cubs
Marcus BrakemanP23.342Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Melvin Mercedes2B26.131Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
James CarterP24.074Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Jared RuxerP25.298-Released by Royals
Bo WayOF26.188Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)DL-7 Injured
Taylor WardC24.160Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)DL-7 Injured
Daury TorrezP24.346Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Luis MarteSS24.159Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Mike KickhamP29.162Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Zach HedgesP25.214Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
Cleuluis Rondon2B24.040-Released by Braves
Jake YacinichIF25.082-Released by Angels
John MagliozziP26.307-Released by Mets
Blaise SalterC24.332Detroit TigersErie (AA)DL-7 Injured
Sam HaggertyIF23.362Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jordan MilbrathP26.296Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
J.T. BrubakerP24.187Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Matt WhitehouseP27.040Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Zack ZehnerOF25.288New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Adam WalkerRF-OF26.218Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Alex BurgOF30.288Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Donovan Solano2B30.158Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Antonio NunezSS25.133Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Garrett StubbsC24.362Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Keith HesslerP29.069Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Richie Shaffer3B27.069Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Justus SheffieldP22.010New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Activated from disabled list
TJ HouseP28.236Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt Hague1B32.276Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Josh EdginP31.157Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Michael LorenzenRP26.140Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Activated from DL
Brandon GuyerLF-RF32.115Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)DL-10 Left cervical strain
Adam PlutkoP26.233Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
Tom KahnleRP28.289New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab
Hansel RoblesRP27.283New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA) for rehab
Kevin PlaweckiC27.086New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA) for rehab
Ervin SantanaSP35.133Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA) for rehab
Nathan EovaldiSP28.099Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA) for rehab
Jeimer Candelario3B24.180Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Erick FeddeP25.087Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Edward ParedesP31.235Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Josh ReddickRF-LF31.093Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)DL-10 Infection
Jake MarisnickCF27.054Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from Fresno (AAA)
Giovanny GallegosP26.283New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Carlos Tocciof22.274Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab
Carlos TorresP35.213Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Designated for Assignment
James CarterP24.074Los Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)Assigned to Ogden (Rk)
Alex PresleyCF-OF32.302Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract