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Games on 2018-08-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners2Arizona Diamondbacks5BoxZack GreinkeMike LeakeBrad Boxberger
Cincinnati Reds0Chicago Cubs9BoxKyle HendricksHomer Bailey(none)
St. Louis Cardinals12Colorado Rockies3BoxAustin GomberTyler Anderson(none)
San Diego Padres3Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxHyun-Jin RyuRobbie Erlin(none)
Atlanta Braves4Miami Marlins0BoxKevin GausmanPablo Lopez(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Milwaukee Brewers7BoxChase AndersonChris ArcherJeremy Jeffress
Washington Nationals15New York Mets0BoxJefry RodriguezSteven Matz(none)
Texas Rangers1San Francisco Giants3BoxDerek HollandYovani GallardoMark Melancon
Houston Astros3Los Angeles Angels1BoxFramber ValdezFelix PenaRoberto Osuna
New York Yankees5Baltimore Orioles3BoxLuis SeverinoDylan BundyDavid Robertson
Chicago White Sox7Detroit Tigers2BoxMichael KopechJordan ZimmermannJace Fry
Cleveland Indians12Kansas City Royals5BoxShane BieberJorge Lopez(none)
Oakland Athletics6Minnesota Twins2BoxRyan BuchterJose Berrios(none)
Boston Red Sox1Tampa Bay Rays9BoxBlake SnellNathan Eovaldi(none)
Philadelphia Phillies8Toronto Blue Jays3BoxVincent VelasquezMarco Estrada(none)

Standings as of 2018-08-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox1329042.682--70650020646-1844-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park301812.600
222New York Yankees1308347.6386.067952115845-2038-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II321715.531
3714Tampa Bay Rays1317061.53419.55515143741-2429-37W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field312011.645
41021Toronto Blue Jays1306070.46229.0584662-7834-3326-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre321319.406
51530Baltimore Orioles1313794.28252.5500720-22021-4416-50L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards311021.323
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
156Cleveland Indians1307456.569--66053112939-2435-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field321715.531
2920Minnesota Twins1306169.46913.0578615-3739-2922-40L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field321715.531
31225Detroit Tigers1315378.40521.5501619-11834-3419-44L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park311120.355
41327Chicago White Sox1305179.39223.0543684-14125-4026-39W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field321121.344
51429Kansas City Royals1314091.30534.5483708-22520-4520-46L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium311813.581
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros1308050.615--64543121433-2947-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park32239.719
244Oakland Athletics1317952.6031.56265349239-2640-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum311813.581
367Seattle Mariners1317457.5656.5544586-4238-2836-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field311516.484
4819Los Angeles Angels1316368.48117.55935722133-3330-35L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim311714.548
51123Texas Rangers1325874.43923.0626697-7129-3829-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington30921.300
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
128Atlanta Braves1307357.562--6155179834-2839-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park321715.531
2713Philadelphia Phillies1307060.5383.0563559441-2229-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park321022.313
3916Washington Nationals1316566.4968.56055327333-3132-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park311714.548
41222New York Mets1305872.44615.0541591-5028-4030-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field321913.594
51426Miami Marlins1325379.40221.0487661-17431-3822-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park291019.345
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115Chicago Cubs1297653.589--62651211442-2334-30W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field341915.559
239St. Louis Cardinals1317358.5574.06025366634-2839-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike ShildtMike GirschBusch Stadium III311516.484
3511Milwaukee Brewers1327359.5534.55815582340-2633-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park31238.742
41118Pittsburgh Pirates1316467.48913.0576577-135-3429-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park301812.600
51324Cincinnati Reds1315675.42721.0584671-8731-3525-40L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark311120.355
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410Arizona Diamondbacks1307258.554--5875028535-3137-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field321022.313
2612Colorado Rockies1307159.5461.0612623-1134-3037-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field332013.606
3815Los Angeles Dodgers1317061.5342.562350212135-3335-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium322210.688
41017San Francisco Giants1326567.4928.0523570-4736-2729-40W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park30822.267
51528San Diego Padres1335083.37623.5504643-13923-4327-40L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park291613.552


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Luis CessaSP26.123New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jimmy YacabonisP26.158Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Corbin ClouseP23.061Atlanta BravesFlorida (A+)Assigned to Florida (A+)
Hansel RoblesRP28.013Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Activated from DL
Deck McGuireP29.064Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Emilio PaganP27.111Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Buster PoseyC-DH31.152San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)DL-10 Right hip impingement
Aramis Garcia1B25.226San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Recalled from Sacramento (AAA)
Mike MayersRP26.264St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder inflammation
Dominic LeoneRP26.305St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Activated from DL
Ryan SherriffP28.093Released by Cardinals
Rio Ruiz3B 24.096Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Chris StewartC36.188Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Daniel NorrisSP25.123Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Blaine HardyRP31.165Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Josh SmokerRP29.273Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
Ryan CarpenterSP28.004Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Chris BassittSP29.185Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Nashville (AAA)
Sean ManaeaSP26.207Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-10 Left shoulder impingement
Leonardo RodriguezP20.274Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Prelander BerroaP18.130Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Wes NobleP22.091Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Yoendrys GomezP18.316Seattle MarinersPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Meure RodriguezC19.098New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Matt HarrisP24.047Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Joe DiBenedettoP23.093Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Patrick Thurston--Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Victor Tademo3B19.048Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Hemmanuel RosarioC18.018Seattle MarinersPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Andrew TurnerIF22.335Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Ronal ReynosoSS20.095Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Ulrich BojarskiOF19.345Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Ernesto JaquezP19.076Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Nick FortesC21.288Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Luis LeonSS19.350Tampa Bay RaysPrinceton (Rk)Assigned to Princeton (Rk)
Tanner MyattP20.097New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Daniel ReyesOF21.353Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Josh MaciejewskiP23.012New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Moises NolascoP21.205Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Manuel DominguezP24.221Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Ian EvansIF22.047Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Gage BurlandP23.060Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Camden DuzenackIF23.171Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Calvin CokerP22.173Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
Jose MorbanP20.245Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
AJ FranksP23.062Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Mariners (Rk)
Chris Gittens1B24.198New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Clay MiddletonC24.322Texas RangersHickory (A)Activated from disabled list
Elvis EscobarOF23.354Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Bryan WarzekP21.221Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Activated from disabled list
Brandon RileyIF-OF21.256St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)DL-7 Injured
Jay FelicianoPF22.333Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Wilfred SalamanP20.325Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Austin HamiltonP25.015Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
Andrew BechtoldSS22.130Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)DL-7 Injured
Kenny CoreyOF23.192Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Activated from disabled list
Justin ToernerCF22.015St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
John KilichowskiP24.101St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Scott HurstOF22.154St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Activated from disabled list
Riley O'BrienP23.201Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Activated from disabled list
Vincenzo AielloP24.020Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Activated from disabled list
Blake WeimanP22.295Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Leonardo CrawfordP21.205Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Marcus WilsonOF22.011Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)DL-7 Injured
Anthony MciverP26.140Seattle MarinersModesto (A+)Assigned to Modesto (A+)
Xavier AveryOF28.237Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Brandon DownesOF25.331Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Activated from disabled list
Juan MartinezP26.042Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Sam TidabackC24.324Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Marc MagliaroP28.190Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Activated from disabled list
Patrick BiondiOF27.229New York MetsBinghamton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Parker FrenchP25.160Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)DL-7 Injured
David RoseboomP26.101New York MetsBinghamton (AA)DL-7 Injured
J.J. FrancoSS26.206New York MetsBinghamton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Garrett KennedyC25.256Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Dylan UnsworthP25.337Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Stephen CardulloSS30.361Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Brett OberholtzerP29.056Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Domingo TapiaP26.254Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Carlos Franco3B26.250Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Ivan DeJesus2B31.117Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Mike OhlmanC27.255Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Danny SantanaSS27.292Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Max KranickP21.036Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)DL-7 Injured
Ryan Karstetter3B21.208Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)
Shane CooperSS23.250Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)
Shameko SmithP21.083-Released by Rockies
Angel YepezP23.121-Released by Rays
Jake PaulsonP26.191Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jesus Reyesp25.186Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Juan De LeonOF20.347New York YankeesPulaski (Rk)DL-60 Injured