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Games on 2018-08-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners6Arizona Diamondbacks3BoxErasmo RamirezZack GodleyEdwin Diaz
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs3BoxJesse ChavezRaisel Iglesias(none)
St. Louis Cardinals7Colorado Rockies5BoxCarlos MartinezAntonio SenzatelaBud Norris
San Diego Padres1Los Angeles Dodgers11BoxRich HillClayton Richard(none)
Atlanta Braves0Miami Marlins1BoxDan StrailyMike FoltynewiczAdam Conley
Pittsburgh Pirates6Milwaukee Brewers7BoxJordan LylesClay Holmes(none)
Washington Nationals0New York Mets3BoxJason VargasGio GonzalezRobert Gsellman
Texas Rangers7San Francisco Giants6BoxCory GearrinSam DysonJose Leclerc
Houston Astros9Los Angeles Angels3BoxDallas KeuchelAndrew Heaney(none)
New York Yankees7Baltimore Orioles5BoxChad GreenCody CarrollZach Britton
Chicago White Sox6Detroit Tigers3BoxThyago VieiraJoe Jimenez(none)
Cleveland Indians4Kansas City Royals5BoxWily PeraltaCody Allen(none)
Oakland Athletics7Minnesota Twins1BoxSean ManaeaJake Odorizzi(none)
Boston Red Sox3Tampa Bay Rays10BoxJalen BeeksHector Velazquez(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2Toronto Blue Jays4BoxRyan BoruckiJake ArrietaKen Giles

Standings as of 2018-08-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox1309040.692--70448621846-1844-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park321814.563
222New York Yankees1278047.6308.565951414545-2035-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II352015.571
3714Tampa Bay Rays1296861.52721.55375122539-2429-37W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field332211.667
41021Toronto Blue Jays1285969.46130.0573648-7533-3226-37W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre341420.412
51530Baltimore Orioles1283791.28952.0493700-20721-4116-50L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards341024.294
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
156Cleveland Indians1287355.570--64751912839-2434-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field341816.529
2920Minnesota Twins1286167.47712.0574603-2939-2722-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field341717.500
31225Detroit Tigers1295376.41120.5498606-10834-3219-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park331122.333
41327Chicago White Sox1284979.38324.0530681-15125-4024-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field341321.382
51429Kansas City Royals1293990.30234.5471695-22419-4420-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium331914.576
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros1287850.609--63442720733-2945-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park34259.735
244Oakland Athletics1297752.5971.56145308439-2638-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum332013.606
367Seattle Mariners1297356.5665.5538578-4038-2835-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field331617.485
4817Los Angeles Angels1296366.48815.55895612833-3130-35L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim331716.515
51122Texas Rangers1305872.44621.0622689-6729-3829-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington32923.281
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
128Atlanta Braves1287256.563--6105149634-2838-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park341816.529
2713Philadelphia Phillies1286959.5393.0549548141-2228-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park341123.324
3916Washington Nationals1296465.4968.55905296133-3131-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park331815.545
41223New York Mets1285771.44515.0538576-3827-3930-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field342014.588
51426Miami Marlins1305278.40021.0484656-17230-3722-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park311120.355
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Chicago Cubs1277453.583--60750610140-2334-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field362115.583
239St. Louis Cardinals1297257.5583.05895246534-2838-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike ShildtMike GirschBusch Stadium III331617.485
3511Milwaukee Brewers1307258.5543.55735452839-2533-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park33249.727
41018Pittsburgh Pirates1296366.48812.0563569-635-3428-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park321913.594
51324Cincinnati Reds1295673.43419.0578652-7431-3525-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark331122.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410Arizona Diamondbacks1287157.555--5794968334-3037-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field341123.324
2612Colorado Rockies1287058.5471.0600610-1033-2937-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field352114.600
3815Los Angeles Dodgers1296861.5273.561149511633-3335-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium342410.706
41119San Francisco Giants1306367.4859.0515566-5134-2729-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park321022.313
51528San Diego Padres1315081.38222.5497631-13423-4327-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park311615.516


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Daniel HudsonP31.168Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Right forearm tightness
Jake MarisnickCF27.147Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab
Brian DuensingRP35.183Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab
Jabari BlashLF29.051Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Mike TroutCF27.017Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Activated from DL
Jhan MarinezP30.012Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA) for rehab
Austin MaddoxC27.103Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab
Hanser Alberto3B25.311Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Bartolo ColonSP45.092Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Lower back strain
Casey KellySP28.324San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Dereck RodriguezOF26.080San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Activated from DL
Michael FulmerSP25.162Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Activated from DL
Richard UrenaSS22.180Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Lourdes Gurriel2B24.309Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Activated from DL
Joakim SoriaRP34.098Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Activated from DL
Sean Rodriguez1B-3B33.120Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Activated from DL
Elieser HernandezP23.113Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Right third finger blister
Jarlin GarciaRP25.218Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Right ankle contusion
Kyle BarracloughRP28.093Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Activated from DL
Ben MeyerP25.206Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Recalled from New Orleans (AAA)
Jack ReinheimerSS26.036New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Tomas NidoC 24.134New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Jay Bruce1B31.143New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Activated from DL
Chris RabagoIF-C25.124New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Outrighted to minors
Zach VincejSS27.115Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Ross DetwilerP32.171Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Outrighted to minors
JaCoby JonesCF26.106Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Dillon MaplesP26.107Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Alec MillsRP26.268Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
CC SabathiaSP38.034New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Yimi GarciaRP28.006Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Bobby WilsonC35.138Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)DL-10 Right ankle sprain
Willians Astudillo3B26.315Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Meure RodriguezC19.096New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
RJ PeaceP21.061Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Moises Bello3B21.072Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)
Angel De JesusP21.192Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)
Josh RobersonP22.104Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Mike KickhamP29.255Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Jayce VancenaP22.121Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Nick DeckerOF18.327Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Malky MenaP21.325New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Andre ColonSS19.193Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Robbie WelhafP23.097Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Tom CollettiP23.063San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Dominic TaccoliniP23.330San Diego PadresArizona Padres 2 (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Padres 2 (Rk)
Mateo NunezP21.074Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
John KingP23.344Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Rangers (Rk)
Vijay MillerP20.289San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Padres (Rk)
Luis Roman3B23.248San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Carlos Belen3B22.178San Diego PadresTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Evan MarzilliOF27.164Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Alexis OlmedaC24.141Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)Assigned to Orem (Rk)
Matt JonesP19.312Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Mickey GasperC22.318Seattle MarinersPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Brailyn MarquezP19.206Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Dylan StockP22.034Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Jordan HollowayP22.072Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Jhan RodriguezSS20.053Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Mitch StalsbergP22.224Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Robbie PerkinsC24.087Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Assigned to Hartford (AA)
Garrett Benge3B22.240Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Activated from disabled list
Frankie RiosSS23.089Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Ryan LidgeC23.301New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (sc) (A)
Richie PalaciosIF21.100Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)DL-7 Injured
Ben HechtP23.085Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)DL-7 Injured
Travis HerrinP23.117Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Ethan DeCasterP23.301Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Clate SchmidtP 24.257Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Joe CroninP-IF24.101Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Bryan SammonsP23.119Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)DL-7 Injured
Alex RobinsonP24.013Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)DL-7 Injured
Robbie Tenerowicz2B23.230Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ian StromCF23.255New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Activated from disabled list
Brandyn SittingerP24.079Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)DL-7 Injured
Josh Lowe3B20.203Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Activated from disabled list
Sam TewesP23.199St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Matt PobereykoP26.244New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Assigned to Binghamton (AA)
Gene ConeOF23.337New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Assigned to Binghamton (AA)
Francisco JimenezP23.324Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Brett EibnerOF29.265Texas RangersDown East (A+)Assigned to Down East (A+)
Korey AndersonP23.347San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Carlos SalazarP23.274Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)DL-7 Injured
Taylor JonesP24.261Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Alex PerezP-IF25.304Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Zach GibbonsOF24.314Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Cam RoegnerP25.066Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jake JohansenP27.213Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Activated from disabled list
Daniel ReynoldsP27.114Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)Activated from disabled list
Michael ChavisSS23.013Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Jordan BettsIF26.323Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Esteban QuirozOF26.189Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Activated from disabled list
Matt GageP25.194New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Jantzen Witte3B28.232Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Josh SborzP24.250Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Logan TaylorP26.255New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Karch KowalczykIF27.146Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Sharlon Schoop1B-2B31.131Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Montana DurapauP26.150Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Pedro Alvarez3B31.199Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)DL-7 Injured
DJ StewartOF 24.267Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Jake EhretP25.159-Released by Reds
Shumpei YoshikawaP23.212Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract