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Games on 2018-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Philadelphia Phillies5Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxNick PivettaZack GreinkePat Neshek
Pittsburgh Pirates10Colorado Rockies2BoxJameson TaillonChad Bettis(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Miami Marlins2BoxMiles MikolasElieser HernandezBud Norris
San Diego Padres11Milwaukee Brewers5BoxMatt StrahmJosh Hader(none)
Cincinnati Reds6New York Mets1BoxSal RomanoJason Vargas(none)
Houston Astros2San Francisco Giants1BoxJoe SmithRay BlackHector Rondon
Atlanta Braves3Washington Nationals8BoxJefry RodriguezKolby Allard(none)
Atlanta Braves3Washington Nationals1BoxJesse BiddleKelvin HerreraA.J. Minter
Detroit Tigers5Los Angeles Angels11BoxAndrew HeaneyJacob Turner(none)
New York Yankees4Chicago White Sox3BoxSonny GrayLuis Avilan(none)
Minnesota Twins3Cleveland Indians2BoxAdalberto MejiaCarlos CarrascoFernando Rodney
Chicago Cubs5Kansas City Royals0BoxMike MontgomeryBrad Keller(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Oakland Athletics2BoxRich HillSean ManaeaKenley Jansen
Baltimore Orioles3Tampa Bay Rays4BoxSergio RomoMiguel Castro(none)
Seattle Mariners4Texas Rangers11BoxBartolo ColonFelix Hernandez(none)
Boston Red Sox10Toronto Blue Jays7BoxCraig KimbrelKen Giles(none)

Standings as of 2018-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox1148034.702--61041619442-1538-19W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park482820.583
233New York Yankees1117041.6318.557244013238-1632-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II513021.588
3716Tampa Bay Rays1135756.50422.5475472333-2324-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field493316.673
41021Toronto Blue Jays1125161.45528.0506568-6227-2924-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre502228.440
51429Baltimore Orioles1133479.30145.5441600-15920-3514-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards491336.265
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
169Cleveland Indians1116249.559--57245611635-2227-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field512922.569
2920Minnesota Twins1125359.4739.5498524-2633-2420-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field502525.500
31225Detroit Tigers1144767.41216.5432527-9529-2718-40L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park481731.354
41328Chicago White Sox1134172.36322.0459610-15121-3520-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field492128.429
51530Kansas City Royals1133479.30129.0414621-20715-3919-40L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium492425.490
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Houston Astros1157342.635--56936720232-2441-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park473017.638
244Oakland Athletics1146747.5885.55404835732-2335-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum483018.625
356Seattle Mariners1146549.5707.5472497-2536-2429-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field482424.500
4818Los Angeles Angels1155758.49616.05254913431-2826-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim472324.489
51123Texas Rangers1155065.43523.0546601-5524-3626-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington471730.362
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127Philadelphia Phillies1136449.566--4984593938-1826-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park491633.327
2410Atlanta Braves1106149.5551.55224556728-2333-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park522923.558
3915Washington Nationals1125755.5096.55134466728-2729-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park502525.500
41324New York Mets1104664.41816.5431518-8723-3623-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field523121.596
51426Miami Marlins1154768.40918.0432582-15027-3220-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park461630.348
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Chicago Cubs1126547.580--56346010335-2130-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field513021.588
238Milwaukee Brewers1166551.5602.05094753435-2330-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park473116.660
3814St. Louis Cardinals1145955.5187.05054842129-2630-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike ShildtMike GirschBusch Stadium III482919.604
41017Pittsburgh Pirates1135756.5048.5506513-733-2924-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park482523.521
51222Cincinnati Reds1145064.43916.0526578-5226-3124-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark481731.354
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Los Angeles Dodgers1146351.553--5414449731-2832-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium492920.592
2612Arizona Diamondbacks1156352.5480.55154506531-2932-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field471928.404
3713Colorado Rockies1136053.5312.5531547-1628-2532-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field503119.620
41119San Francisco Giants1155758.4966.5460492-3232-2425-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park471631.340
51527San Diego Padres1154570.39118.5440547-10720-3625-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park472126.447


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Shane CarleRP26.343Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder inflammation
Max FriedP24.201Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Left groin strain
Deven Marrero2B27.347Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Activated from DL and designated for assignment
Williams JerezCF26.083Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA)
Nick TropeanoSP27.345Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder inflammation
Joshua FieldsRP32.353Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to AZL Dodgers (Rk) for rehab
Matt AlbersRP35.199Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)DL-10 Strained left hamstring
Jon PerrinP25.076Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Traded from Brewers to Royals for Sal Biasi
Sal BiasiP22.312Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Traded from Royals to Brewers for Jon Perrin
Craig GentryRF34.252Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab
Jacob TurnerP27.078Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Hyun-Jin RyuSP31.135Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA) for rehab
Chris BostickSS-2B25.136Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Enyel De Los Santosp22.226Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Dylan CozensOF 24.068Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Brandon MannP34.083Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Hugh SmithP21.135Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)DL-7 Injured
John Valente3B23.045Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Jorge BaezP23.090Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Jose AppletonP21.036Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Oscar RojasP19.094New York MetsKingsport (Rk)Assigned to Kingsport (Rk)
Connor ScottOF18.304Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Casey CrosbyP29.324Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Twins (Rk)
Jacob ZanonCF23.043New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Mets (Rk)
Ian HardmanP22.326Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)
Eddie JimenezP22.364Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Will BanfieldC18.263Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Osiris JohnsonSS17.293Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Gabriel MoraC18.067New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Miguel TorresC18.157Seattle MarinersPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Justin ConnellOF19.149Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Carlos SotoC19.102St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Travis HerrinP23.100Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)
William HancockC21.280Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Royals (Rk)
Bailey ClarkP23.247Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk)
Elio SerranoP20.005Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
Trevor LarnachOF21.162Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Carlos NarvaezC19.254New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Jean Carlos AriasOF20.205Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Jeffrey RosaP23.063-Released by Rays
Norwith GudinoP22.259San Francisco GiantsSalem-Keizer (A-)Assigned to Salem-Keizer (A-)
Carlos SanoP25.164San Francisco GiantsSalem-Keizer (A-)Assigned to Salem-Keizer (A-)
Rio GomezP23.291Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Gregori RiveroC22.072Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Yeizo CamposP22.100New York MetsColumbia (A)Assigned to Columbia (A)
Ryan O'RourkeP30.099Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
JD OsborneC23.025Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Sebastian RiveroC19.264Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Activated from disabled list
Jake SimonP21.198New York MetsColumbia (A)DL-7 Injured
Quincy Nieporte1B-C24.009Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)DL-7 Injured
Hildemaro RequenaP21.018Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)DL-7 Injured
Tyler ThomasP22.229Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Tristan PompeyOF21.137Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Austin GloriusP25.089Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Matt WhatleyC22.213Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Rodrigo Ayarza2B23.168-Released by Marlins
Elehuris Montero3B19.355St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Aaron LeasherP22.101San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Christian CavanessOF24.144-Released by Twins
Bailey FalterP21.105Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Activated from disabled list
Cole PetersonSS23.005Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)DL-7 Injured
Kellin DeglanC26.096New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
McKenzie MillsP22.262Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Jose MartinezSS21.357St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Herlis RodriguezOF24.058Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Aaron KnappOF23.276-Released by Marlins
Wil CroweP23.332Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Anderson PolancoP25.335Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Darwinzon HernandezP21.233Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Nolan BrownOF24.206Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Taylor GuilbeauP25.087Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Activated from disabled list
Brandon BaileyP23.292Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Nathan RodriguezC22.312Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Luis RobertOF21.004Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Activated from disabled list
Bryan BrickhouseP26.062Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Josh MitchellP23.333Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)DL-7 Injured
Adrian MorejonP19.161San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ryan MoseleyP23.305Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Reinstated to active roster
Ian GardeckP27.259San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Ramon Urias2B24.065St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Jon PerrinP25.076Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Todd Van SteenselP27.205-Released by Twins
Wirkin EstevezP26.145-Released by Nationals
Bralin JacksonOF24.248Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)DL-7 Injured
Drew MurenOF29.258-Released by Blue Jays
Aramis GarciaC25.207San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Jose GarciaC23.277-Released by Mets
Jin-De JhangC25.082Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Activated from disabled list
Max SchrockSS 23.299St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Carlos PerezC27.284Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Wilfredo TovarSS26.362St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Zac CurtisP26.034Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Jerry SandsOF30.314-Released by Giants
Chad HuffmanOF33.100Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Ivan DeJesus2B31.098Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Xavier AveryOF28.218Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Activated from disabled list
DJ SneltenP26.070Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Forrest SnowP29.220Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Edwin Espinal1B24.196Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Luis Valbuena3B32.250Released by Angels
Buddy BoshersRP30.090Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Astros by Pirates
Zach McAllisterRP30.243Released by Indians
Brett KennedyP24.003San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Adam McCreeryP25.219Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Mississippi (AA)
Wes ParsonsP25.335Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Pat VenditteRP33.038Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Sean Rodriguez1B-3B33.103Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)DL-10 Left abdomen strain
Chad BettisRP29.103Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Activated from DL
Tom MurphyC27.126Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Brandon Drury3B25.351Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-10 Left hand fracture
Richard UrenaSS22.163Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
Matt BelisleP38.062Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)DL-10 Right knee chondromalacia
Matt MagillRP28.270Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Reinstated to active roster
J.B. WendelkenP25.136Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Ryan DullRP28.309Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Chad PinderSS26.131Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Activated from DL
John BrebbiaRP28.069St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)DL-10 Right forearm tightness
Ariel HernandezP26.158Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Dodgers by Brewers and assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Jesse HahnSP29.008Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab
Kolby AllardRP20.359Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Greg HollandP32.260Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jefry Rodriguezp25.012Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Jimmy CorderoP26.293Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Rene RiveraC35.007Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+) for rehab
Andres SantiagoP28.285Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Omar MartinezC17.033New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Brandon BakerP23.122Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Rangers (Rk)
Zach PenrodP21.052Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Rangers (Rk)
Daniel HudsonP31.151Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Right forearm tightness
Chase WhitleyP29.054Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Braves (Rk)
Zac CurtisRP26.034Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Phillies by Rangers