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Games on 2019-05-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins7New York Yankees3BoxJake OdorizziJ.A. Happ
St. Louis Cardinals5Chicago Cubs6BoxBrandon KintzlerJohn BrebbiaPedro Strop
Seattle Mariners4Cleveland Indians5BoxTyler OlsonConnor SadzeckBrad Hand
Kansas City Royals15Detroit Tigers3BoxHomer BaileyTyson Ross
Atlanta Braves9Miami Marlins2BoxMike SorokaNick Anderson
Oakland Athletics4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxMichael FelizJ.B. WendelkenFelipe Vazquez
Tampa Bay Rays0Baltimore Orioles3BoxDylan BundyYonny ChirinosMychal Givens
Washington Nationals10Philadelphia Phillies8BoxTony SippAdam MorganSean Doolittle
Houston Astros14Los Angeles Angels2BoxWade MileyTrevor Cahill
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds9BoxTanner RoarkDereck Rodriguez
Boston Red Sox15Chicago White Sox2BoxEduardo RodriguezManny Banuelos
New York Mets3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxTaylor WilliamsChris Flexen
Toronto Blue Jays5Texas Rangers8BoxLance LynnThomas PannoneShawn Kelley
Arizona Diamondbacks9Colorado Rockies2BoxLuke WeaverKyle Freeland
Los Angeles Dodgers7San Diego Padres6BoxRoss StriplingKirby YatesKenley Jansen

Standings as of 2019-05-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Tampa Bay Rays332112.636--149103469-712-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt Silverman-33-21-12
000New York Yankees321814.563--167134339-89-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian Cashman-32-18-14
000Boston Red Sox341618.471--166173-78-78-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave Dombrowski-34-16-18
000Toronto Blue Jays331518.455--13113017-88-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss Atkins-33-15-18
000Baltimore Orioles341222.353--139207-684-118-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan Duquette-34-12-22
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Minnesota Twins312011.645--1651372811-59-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob Antony-31-20-11
000Cleveland Indians311813.581--11811449-49-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike Chernoff-31-18-13
000Chicago White Sox321517.469--161188-279-96-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick Hahn-32-15-17
000Detroit Tigers301416.467--104140-367-67-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto Avila-30-14-16
000Kansas City Royals341222.353--162170-88-114-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton Moore-34-12-22
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Houston Astros331914.576--1611214010-39-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff Luhnow-33-19-14
000Seattle Mariners361818.500--202204-27-1111-7L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry Dipoto-36-18-18
000Texas Rangers311516.484--179170911-74-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon Daniels-31-15-16
000Los Angeles Angels331518.455--154164-1011-84-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly Eppler-33-15-18
000Oakland Athletics351520.429--166171-510-85-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid Forst-35-15-20
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Philadelphia Phillies321814.563--1651491613-75-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt Klentak-32-18-14
000Atlanta Braves331716.515--1711601110-107-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex Anthopoulos-33-17-16
000New York Mets331617.485--154176-227-89-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy Alderson-33-16-17
000Washington Nationals321418.438--158163-57-117-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael Rizzo-32-14-18
000Miami Marlins32923.281--90161-716-143-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael Hill-32-9-23
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Chicago Cubs301812.600--170127439-49-8W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed Hoyer-30-18-12
000St. Louis Cardinals342014.588--1721442812-58-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike ShildtMike Girsch-34-20-14
000Milwaukee Brewers351916.543--169180-1112-87-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid Stearns-35-19-16
000Pittsburgh Pirates291415.483--101131-306-88-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal Huntington-29-14-15
000Cincinnati Reds331419.424--130114168-76-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick Williams-33-14-19
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Los Angeles Dodgers352213.629--1861483812-410-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan Zaidi-35-22-13
000Arizona Diamondbacks332013.606--180149317-713-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike Hazen-33-20-13
000San Diego Padres351916.543--133137-47-1012-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ Preller-35-19-16
000Colorado Rockies341519.441--158167-95-910-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff Bridich-34-15-19
000San Francisco Giants321418.438--111140-297-97-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby Evans-32-14-18


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Drew VerhagenRP28.194Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Mike Ford1B26.304New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Miguel AndujarDH24.063New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Tyler O'Neillc23.317St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Luke GregersonRP34.355St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Activated from DL
Eduardo Nunez3B-SS31.324Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Tzu-Wei LinSS25.078Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-10 Left knee sprain
James PaxtonSP30.179New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)DL-10 Left knee inflammation
Adam RosalesSS35.350Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Traded from Twins to Indians for cash
Jake BarrettRP27.287New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Ronald Guzman1B24.196Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA) for rehab
Joey CurlettaRF-OF25.057Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Mariners by Red Sox
Garrett CooperIF28.130Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-10 Left hand contusion
Peter O'BrienC28.293Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Recalled from New Orleans (AAA)
Clint FrazierOF24.240New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA) for rehab
Sean NewcombP25.326Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Tyler LyonsP31.073Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Touki ToussaintP22.318Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Pablo Reyes2B25.241Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Jameson TaillonSP27.168Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow flexor tendon strain
Kevin Newmanss25.273Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Activated from DL
Cody ReedRP26.019Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Scott ScheblerRF28.210Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Jose De LeonSP26.270Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+) for rehab
Tony CingraniRP29.303Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+) for rehab
Chris FlexenP24.307New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Luis AvilanRP29.289New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Left elbow soreness
Juan SotoOF20.191Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Back spasms
Andrew Stevensonof24.337Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Fresno (AAA)
Austin AdamsRP27.365Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Traded from Nationals to Mariners for Nick Wells
NIck WellsP23.073Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Traded from Mariners to Nationals for Austin Adams
Tyler BeedeSP25.346San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Matt KempRF34.223Released by Reds
Derek FisherLF25.256Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Jesse BiddleRP27.195Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab
Yency AlmonteRP24.334Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Recalled from Albuquerque (AAA)
DJ JohnsonRP29.247Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Recalled from Albuquerque (AAA)
Tyler AndersonSP29.125Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Harrison MusgraveRP27.062Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Left elbow flexor strain
Taylor WardC25.141Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA)
Odubel HerreraLF27.127Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Aaron AltherrLF28.110Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Pat VenditteRP33.308San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Recalled from Sacramento (AAA)
Jed Lowrie2B35.017New York MetsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA) for rehab
Dovydas NeverauskasP26.110Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
J.B. ShuckLF31.321Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Jimmy RollinsSS40.158Announced retirement
Xavier CedenoP32.251Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab
Levi KellyP19.356Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Hunter WilliamsP23.087Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Drew MountOF23.041Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Drew FinleyP22.298Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
John O'ReillyP23.213Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Yerry De Los SantosP21.143Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Troy MillerP22.080Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Assigned to Lansing (A)
Tyler Depreta-JohnsonSS22.359Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Kenny KoploveP-IF25.275Colorado RockiesLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Keshawn Lynch2B22.204Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Michael WielanskySS22.047Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Calvin CokerP23.059Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
Shea MurrayP25.180Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Raymells RosaP20.149Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Franklin Van gurpP-C23.191San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Nick MearsP23.118Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Nicholas KennedyP22.318Colorado RockiesLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Chris SeiseSS20.118Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Israel PinedaC19.031Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Activated from disabled list
Lane RamseyP22.292Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Activated from disabled list
Joey GonzalezP-IF22.114Houston AstrosFayetteville (A+)Assigned to Fayetteville (A+)
Brody RodningP23.111Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Assigned to Lansing (A)
Tommy ParsonsP23.246St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Reid BirlingmairP22.172Oakland AthleticsBeloit (A)Activated from disabled list
Lee SolomonIF22.271San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Activated from disabled list
Franyel CasadillaP22.029St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Activated from disabled list
Joey PulidoP23.222Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)DL-7 Injured
Johan OviedoP21.063St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Blake CederlindP23.111Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Matt FrawleyP23.270New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Drew FischerP22.335Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jose NinP23.319Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Alec HansenP24.206Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Olbis ParraP24.215San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Peter LannooP24.172San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Garrett SchillingP23.192Colorado RockiesLancaster (A+)DL-7 Injured
Casey MeisnerP23.348-Released by Cardinals
Cody StullP27.042Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Robert MullenC22.346Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Collin TherouxC24.359Oakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Patrick SandovalP22.198Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Jonathan AroP28.206Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Artie ReyesP27.028Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Bailey ClarkP24.152Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Sean KeselicaP25.324Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Alfredo ReyesSS25.212Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Phillip DiehlP24.292Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Mickey JannisP31.140New York MetsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Kirby SneadP24.209Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
P.J. ConlonP25.174New York MetsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Joe NavilhonP25.295Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Francisco RiosP23.364Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from disabled list
Austin McGeorgeP24.158New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Activated from disabled list
Corey RayCF24.224Milwaukee BrewersSan Antonio (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Jacob ScavuzzoOF25.109San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Mitch HoracekP27.153Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Adam RosalesSS35.350Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Kyle FunkhouserP25.049Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jesus SucreC31.004Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Mike FrancoP27.166Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Pedro PerezC27.362Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Activated from disabled list
DJ BaxendaleP28.147Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Activated from disabled list