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Friday August 3,2018This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 2018-08-03

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs5BoxJose QuintanaTyson RossPedro Strop
Miami Marlins1Philadelphia Phillies5BoxVince VelasquezTrevor RichardsSeranthony Dominguez
St. Louis Cardinals6Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxKyle CrickJordan HicksFelipe Vazquez
Atlanta Braves2New York Mets1BoxAnibal SanchezJacob deGromA.J. Minter
Chicago White Sox3Tampa Bay Rays2BoxTyler DanishJose AlvaradoHector Santiago
Los Angeles Angels7Cleveland Indians4BoxJustin AndersonOliver Perez
New York Yankees1Boston Red Sox4BoxRick PorcelloLuis Severino
Baltimore Orioles3Texas Rangers11BoxAriel JuradoDavid Hess
Colorado Rockies3Milwaukee Brewers5BoxCorbin BurnesWade Davis
Kansas City Royals4Minnesota Twins6BoxGabriel MoyaBrian FlynnFernando Rodney
San Francisco Giants3Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxPatrick CorbinChris StrattonBrad Boxberger
Detroit Tigers0Oakland Athletics1BoxEmilio PaganBuck Farmer
Houston Astros2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxJustin VerlanderAlex WoodHector Rondon
Toronto Blue Jays7Seattle Mariners2BoxRyan BoruckiMarco Gonzales

Standings as of 2018-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox1117734.694--59140418740-1537-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park12102.833
222New York Yankees1076839.6367.055642812838-1630-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1376.538
3716Tampa Bay Rays1105654.50920.5463459432-2124-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1266.500
41021Toronto Blue Jays1095059.45926.0491551-6027-2823-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1257.417
51530Baltimore Orioles1103377.30043.5428587-15920-3513-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1239.250
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1610Cleveland Indians1075948.551--55345010332-2127-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field13112.846
2920Minnesota Twins1085058.4639.5481505-2431-2419-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1385.615
31224Detroit Tigers1104763.42713.5424502-7829-2718-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park13310.231
41328Chicago White Sox1093970.35821.0446591-14521-3318-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field1266.500
51429Kansas City Royals1093475.31226.0406599-19315-3719-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium13310.231
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros1117041.631--54836218632-2438-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1147.364
244Oakland Athletics1116546.5865.05304785230-2235-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1183.727
356Seattle Mariners1106347.5736.5457475-1835-2328-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1376.538
4819Los Angeles Angels1115556.49515.05054772829-2826-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1376.538
51123Texas Rangers1114863.43222.0523583-6022-3426-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1376.538
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Philadelphia Phillies1096148.560--4784483036-1825-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1376.538
249Atlanta Braves1065947.5570.55114397228-2331-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park1596.600
31017Washington Nationals1075453.5056.04954306525-2529-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park1578.467
41325New York Mets1064462.41515.5417503-8621-3423-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field1486.571
51426Miami Marlins1114665.41416.0422565-14326-3120-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park13211.154
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Chicago Cubs1086246.574--5444459934-2028-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1284.667
227Milwaukee Brewers1136449.5660.54924553734-2130-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1147.364
3814Pittsburgh Pirates1095653.5146.5491499-833-2723-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1349.308
4915St. Louis Cardinals1105654.5097.04914751629-2627-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III13112.846
51222Cincinnati Reds1094861.44014.5506562-5626-3122-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1358.385
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2611Los Angeles Dodgers1116150.550--53442610830-2731-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1257.417
1512Arizona Diamondbacks1116150.550--4994376229-2732-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1275.583
3713Colorado Rockies1095851.5322.0518525-727-2431-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1385.615
41118San Francisco Giants1115655.5055.0452476-2432-2224-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1257.417
51527San Diego Padres1124369.38418.5415531-11620-3623-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park1358.385

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Oliver DrakeRP31.202Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Blue Jays by Twins
Matt MagillRP28.266Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Placed on paternity leave list
A.J. SchugelRP29.037Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+) for rehab
Dylan Tice2b25.231New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Juan NicasioRP31.337Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)DL-10 Right knee inflammation
Chasen BradfordRP28.363Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Tyler LyonsRP30.164St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Cionel Perezp22.104Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from Fresno (AAA)
Chris DevenskiRP27.263Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)DL-10 Left hamstring tightness
Chris RusinRP31.285Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA) for rehab
Sebastian KessayP25.045Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Erik GoeddelRP29.226Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Right lat inflammation
Brandon CumptonP29.260Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Kevin PillarCF29.211Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Activated from DL
Christian BinfordP25.226Detroit TigersErie (AA)Traded from Orioles to Tigers for cash
Dovydas NeverauskasP25.201Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
Steven BraultRP26.096Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Cesar PuelloOF27.124San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Chris OwingsSS-RF26.357Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Andrew ChafinRP28.047Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Reinstated to active roster
Jhan MarinezP29.356Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-10 Right hamstring strain
Jesus Reyesp25.163Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Blake SwihartC26.122Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-10 Right hamstring strain
Daniel ButlerC31.290Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Evan MarshallP28.107Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab
Josh TomlinSP33.288Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab
Tommy PhamLF30.148Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)DL-10 Right foot fracture
Adam KolarekP29.201Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Steven MatzSP27.066New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Flexor pronator strain in left arm
Corey OswaltP24.334New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Tom KahnleRP28.361New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Luis CessaSP26.100New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Dustin GarneauC30.356Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
Kevan SmithC30.036Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Placed on the paternity leave list
Johnny FieldOF26.165Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Indians by Twins and assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Carlos RamirezOF27.101Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Ramon LaureanoOF24.019Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Andrew MillerRP33.074Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Activated from DL
Zach McAllisterRP30.239Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Tyler MahleP23.308Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Randy RosarioP24.077Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Brian DuensingRP35.162Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)DL-10 Left shoulder inflammation
Evan Phillipsp23.326Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Jake HolmesSS20.032Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Zach SchellengerP22.207Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Eric HanholdP 24.275New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Mets (Rk)
Saul TorresC19.165New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Wilmer ReyesSS20.224New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Carlos SierraP23.289Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Astros (Rk)
Eric Sogard2B32.073Milwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Brewers (Rk)
Danny HultzenP28.248Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk)
Daulton VarshoC22.032Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Matt HollidayLF38.215Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Robert GarciaP22.050Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Assigned to Lexington (A)
Adalberto PenaP23.145Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)Assigned to Orem (Rk)
Mark WashingtonP22.134Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Stephen KellerP20.257Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)
Luis OviedoP19.080Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Gian Paul GonzalezC22.205Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Jean CarmonaSS18.277Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)
Yeizo CamposP22.096New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Trent JohnsonP21.356New York MetsColumbia (A)Assigned to Columbia (A)
Dylan Tice2B25.231New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Jean Carlos Encarnacion3B20.198Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)
Holden CappsP23.132Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)DL-7 Injured
Daniel BritoSS20.192Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Eduard CondeSS20.171Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Jagger RusconiOF22.016Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Jesse BerardiSS22.203Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Activated from disabled list
Willis MontgomerieP23.062Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Sven SchuellerP22.199Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Juliandry HigueraP23.331Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)DL-7 Injured
Raphael GladuOF23.041New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jose PujolsRF-OF22.309Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Morgan LofstromC22.352Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Blake BivensP22.358Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Jesus SanchezOF20.300Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Nick HartmanP23.283Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Roldani BaldwinC22.140Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Erlin Cerda2B24.090Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Bobby DalbecIF23.035Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Jake CosartP24.173Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Matt PeacockP24.157Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)DL-7 Injured
Joey MarcianoP23.204San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Activated from disabled list
Hansel RodriguezP21.157San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Activated from disabled list
Dominic MiroglioC23.146Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)Assigned to Jackson (AA)
Colby BluebergP25.084San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Sebastian KessayP25.045Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Yonathan Mendoza3B-SS24.174Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)Activated from disabled list
Khalil LeeOF20.038Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)DL-7 Injured
Taylor HearnP 23.338Texas RangersFrisco (AA)
Tyler HigginsP27.103Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Alfredo Escalera-MaldonadoOF23.167Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Activated from disabled list
Craig BrooksP25.314Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Dan RobertsonOF32.307-Released by Diamondbacks
Christian BinfordP25.226Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Mark EckerP23.068Detroit TigersErie (AA)DL-7 Injured
Patrick RuotoloP23.200San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jiandido TrompOF24.310Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Alexis RiveroP23.289Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Ranfi CasimiroP26.018Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Charlie MaddenC22.337Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Mike ShawarynP23.320Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Luis OrtizP22.316Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Josh Ockimey1B22.290Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
David SosebeeP24.343New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Parker MorinC27.032Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Richelson PenaP24.308Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Elliot SotoSS28.347Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Scott HeinemanOF25.242Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Cesar PuelloOF27.124San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Dario AlvarezP29.198-Released by Mariners
Austin HouseP27.191-Released by Rockies
Shawn O'MalleySS30.219Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
D.J. BaxendaleP27.238Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt McBrideC33.072Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Juan GraterolC29.170Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Nick RicklesC28.182Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Tom WindleP26.146Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Tim FederowiczC30.364Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Adron ChambersOF31.299-Released by Phillies
Edisson GonzalezSS18.110Tampa Bay RaysPrinceton (Rk)Assigned to Princeton (Rk)
Gabriel MorenoC18.171Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Jhon TorresOF18.127St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Francis BerigueteP18.358Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Travis PerryP21.148San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants Orange (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Giants Orange (Rk)
Ezequiel PaganCF18.026Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk)
Bryce Bush3B18.233Chicago White SoxGreat Falls (Rk)Assigned to Great Falls (Rk)
Jimmy GaluskyIF22.097Chicago White SoxArizona White Sox (Rk)Assigned to Arizona White Sox (Rk)
Luis RodriguezSS19.154Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
Cody EckersonP23.162Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)
Justin GarciaP23.032Arizona DiamondbacksHillsboro (A-)Assigned to Hillsboro (A-)
Cristofer OgandoP24.284Arizona DiamondbacksHillsboro (A-)Assigned to Hillsboro (A-)
Andrew MitchellP23.284New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Robert BoselliC22.108Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)Assigned to Greeneville (Rk)
Matt SandersIF22.057Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Vinny CapraSS22.027Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Assigned to Lansing (A)
Madison StokesSS22.100Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Richie PalaciosIF21.079Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)DL-7 Injured
Samir VivasP23.183Texas RangersFrisco (AA)DL-7 Injured
Juremi ProfarSS22.186Texas RangersFrisco (AA)
Adam HofacketP24.166Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jason AlexanderP25.155Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Peter BayerP24.150Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Athletics (Rk)
Reilly JohnsonC21.311Toronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)Assigned to Vancouver (A-)