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Thursday, August 18,2011

Thursday, August 18,2011

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 San Francisco Giants 0 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Turner Field Mike Minor Tim Lincecum Craig Kimbrel 30,720 2:30
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp Miller Park Clayton Kershaw Marco Estrada -- 42,873 2:58
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Arizona Diamondbacks 1 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Citizens Bank Park David Herndon Ian Kennedy Ryan Madson 45,633 2:30
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Florida Marlins 1 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp PETCO Park Tim Stauffer Javier Vazquez Heath Bell 18,403 2:17
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Cincinnati Reds 1 Washington Nationals 3 box | pbp Nationals Park Jordan Zimmermann Bronson Arroyo Drew Storen 19,508 3:09
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Texas Rangers 1 Los Angeles Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Horacio Ramirez Mike Adams -- 41,123 2:47
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Cleveland Indians 4 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Justin Masterson Will Ohman Chris Perez 27,079 3:05
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Boston Red Sox 4 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Josh Beckett Luke Hochevar Jonathan Papelbon 20,547 3:13
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 New York Yankees 8 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Target Field CC Sabathia Brian Duensing -- 41,126 3:09
2011 reg season 2011-08-18 Toronto Blue Jays 7 Oakland Athletics 0 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Ricky Romero Trevor Cahill -- 12,220 2:20
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2011 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 122 75 47 .615 0.0 660 477 183 W1 40-24 35-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Tigers)
2011 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 123 75 48 .610 0.5 653 515 138 W1 38-24 37-24 2 2 3 Yes dnq
2011 AL East Tampa Bay Rays franchise | log 122 66 56 .541 9.0 519 475 44 W2 31-28 35-28 3 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Rangers)
2011 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 124 64 60 .516 12.0 593 565 28 W3 31-29 33-31 4 8 14 -- dnq
2011 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 121 47 74 .388 27.5 506 644 -138 L2 29-35 18-39 5 14 29 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2011 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 123 65 58 .528 0.0 551 563 -12 L1 34-27 31-31 1 5 11 Yes Lost in ALCS (Rangers)
2011 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 120 62 58 .517 1.5 515 509 6 W2 33-25 29-33 2 7 13 -- dnq
2011 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 123 61 62 .496 4.0 490 506 -16 L2 27-35 34-27 3 9 15 -- dnq
2011 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 123 54 69 .439 11.0 480 597 -117 L1 27-31 27-38 4 11 25 -- dnq
2011 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 125 51 74 .408 15.0 543 603 -60 L1 32-35 19-39 5 13 28 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2011 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 125 72 53 .576 0.0 642 520 122 L1 39-23 33-30 1 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Cardinals)
2011 AL West Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 125 66 59 .528 6.0 478 475 3 W1 33-28 33-31 2 6 12 -- dnq
2011 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 124 55 69 .444 16.5 484 513 -29 L1 33-29 22-40 3 10 24 -- dnq
2011 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 122 53 69 .434 17.5 414 485 -71 L2 30-31 23-38 4 12 27 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2011 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 122 80 42 .656 0.0 543 397 146 W2 44-20 36-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2011 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 73 52 .584 8.5 518 461 57 W1 38-25 35-27 2 2 5 Yes dnq
2011 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 123 60 63 .488 20.5 553 551 2 W1 25-32 35-31 3 7 16 -- dnq
2011 NL East Washington Nationals franchise | log 122 59 63 .484 21.0 474 500 -26 W1 34-24 25-39 4 9 18 -- dnq
2011 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 24.0 487 549 -62 L2 25-41 32-26 5 12 21 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2011 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 125 73 52 .584 0.0 543 505 38 L1 47-16 26-36 1 3 4 Yes Lost in NLCS (Cardinals)
2011 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 6.5 587 534 53 W1 32-27 34-31 2 6 10 -- Won World Series (Rangers)
2011 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 124 60 64 .484 12.5 577 537 40 L1 34-30 26-34 3 8 17 -- dnq
2011 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 122 58 64 .475 13.5 461 500 -39 L1 28-33 30-31 4 10 19 -- dnq
2011 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 124 54 70 .435 18.5 513 611 -98 L2 29-33 25-37 5 15 26 -- dnq
2011 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 124 40 84 .323 32.5 468 625 -157 W2 21-41 19-43 6 16 30 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
2011 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 124 69 55 .556 0.0 562 544 18 L2 36-26 33-29 1 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Diamondbacks)
2011 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 125 67 58 .536 2.5 428 437 -9 L1 35-25 32-33 2 5 9 Yes dnq
2011 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 11.5 567 571 -4 W1 30-32 28-35 3 11 20 -- dnq
2011 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 123 56 67 .455 12.5 448 477 -29 W1 31-34 25-33 4 13 22 -- dnq
2011 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 126 56 70 .444 14.0 474 485 -11 W1 25-38 31-32 5 14 23 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jamie Walczak Cincinnati Reds Minors Assigned to Bakersfield (A+)
Brett Gerritse New York Yankees Minors Assigned to Charleston (A)
James Paxton Seattle Mariners Restr Placed on temporarily inactive list
Luke Hughes Minnesota Twins Active Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Robinson Chirinos Tampa Bay Rays Minors Assigned to Durham [IL] (AAA)
Tyler Chatwood Los Angeles Angels Minors Assigned to Salt Lake [PCL] (AAA)
Buddy Carlyle -- Hist Released by Yankees
Tim Wood Texas Rangers Hist Sold by Pittsburgh Pirates to Texas
Austin Kearns -- Hist Released by Indians
Mike Jacobs -- Hist Released by Rockies
Caleb Thielbar Minnesota Twins Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Francisco Gracesqui Toronto Blue Jays Minors Signed as undrafted free agent
12 record(s)