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Friday, August 28,2015

Friday, August 28,2015

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Seattle Mariners 2 Chicago White Sox 0 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Taijuan Walker John Danks Tom Wilhelmsen 27,870 2:52
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Los Angeles Angels 1 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Trevor Bauer Trevor Gott Cody Allen 22,273 2:34
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Houston Astros 0 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Target Field Kyle Gibson Scott Kazmir Kevin Jepsen 28,636 2:49
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Kansas City Royals 3 Tampa Bay Rays 2 box | pbp Tropicana Field Edinson Volquez Erasmo Ramirez Greg Holland 13,622 3:01
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Baltimore Orioles 1 Texas Rangers 4 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Cole Hamels Kevin Gausman Shawn Tolleson 28,337 2:23
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Detroit Tigers 3 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Rogers Centre R.A. Dickey Matt Boyd Roberto Osuna 46,518 2:25
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Oakland Athletics 4 Arizona Diamondbacks 6 box | pbp Chase Field Randall Delgado Sonny Gray Brad Ziegler 30,059 2:56
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 New York Yankees 15 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Turner Field Masahiro Tanaka Williams Perez -- 35,546 3:19
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Chicago Cubs 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Clayton Kershaw Jason Hammel Kenley Jansen 44,874 2:28
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Cincinnati Reds 0 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp Miller Park Taylor Jungmann Raisel Iglesias -- 27,632 2:51
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Boston Red Sox 6 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Citi Field Tom Layne Carlos Torres Craig Breslow 39,401 3:59
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 San Diego Padres 1 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Citizens Bank Park Aaron Nola Ian Kennedy Jerome Williams 25,145 2:38
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Colorado Rockies 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp PNC Park Tony Watson Scott Oberg Mark Melancon 32,607 3:10
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 St. Louis Cardinals 4 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp AT&T Park Javier Lopez Kevin Siegrist -- 41,577 3:02
2015 reg season 2015-08-28 Miami Marlins 4 Washington Nationals 3 box | pbp Nationals Park Adam Conley Max Scherzer A.J. Ramos 30,892 2:49
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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
2015 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 128 72 56 .563 0.0 694 522 172 W1 41-23 31-33 1 2 5 Yes Lost in ALCS (Royals)
2015 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 127 70 57 .551 1.5 604 543 61 W1 37-26 33-31 2 3 8 Yes Lost AL Wild-Card Game (Astros)
2015 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 128 63 65 .492 9.0 561 515 46 L2 39-26 24-39 3 8 16 -- dnq
2015 AL East Tampa Bay Rays franchise | log 128 63 65 .492 9.0 477 497 -20 L1 31-32 32-33 4 9 17 -- dnq
2015 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 128 59 69 .461 13.0 582 621 -39 W2 33-32 26-37 5 14 23 -- 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
2015 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 128 79 49 .617 0.0 561 478 83 W2 45-21 34-28 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Mets)
2015 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 128 66 62 .516 13.0 556 562 -6 W1 39-24 27-38 2 6 12 -- dnq
2015 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 127 61 66 .480 17.5 513 527 -14 W3 27-34 34-32 3 10 19 -- dnq
2015 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 127 60 67 .472 18.5 481 539 -58 L1 32-31 28-36 4 11 20 -- dnq
2015 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 128 60 68 .469 19.0 564 616 -52 L2 30-35 30-33 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
2015 AL West Houston Astros franchise | log 129 71 58 .550 0.0 553 458 95 L1 45-21 26-37 1 4 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Royals)
2015 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 127 66 61 .520 4.0 565 591 -26 W2 30-32 36-29 2 5 11 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Blue Jays)
2015 AL West Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 128 65 63 .508 5.5 510 516 -6 L1 39-27 26-36 3 7 13 -- dnq
2015 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 129 60 69 .465 11.0 497 588 -91 W1 29-36 31-33 4 13 22 -- dnq
2015 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 129 55 74 .426 16.0 528 520 8 L3 30-36 25-38 5 15 24 -- 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
2015 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 128 71 57 .555 0.0 524 470 54 L1 42-22 29-35 1 5 7 Yes Lost World Series (Royals)
2015 NL East Washington Nationals franchise | log 127 64 63 .504 6.5 538 512 26 L1 35-26 29-37 2 7 14 -- dnq
2015 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 128 54 74 .422 17.0 468 588 -120 L3 33-27 21-47 3 10 25 -- dnq
2015 NL East Miami Marlins franchise | log 129 52 77 .403 19.5 476 536 -60 W1 30-36 22-41 4 14 29 -- dnq
2015 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 129 51 78 .395 20.5 493 651 -158 W1 29-34 22-44 5 15 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
2015 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 128 82 46 .641 0.0 511 382 129 L1 46-19 36-27 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cubs)
2015 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 127 78 49 .614 3.5 542 457 85 W3 45-20 33-29 2 2 3 Yes Lost NL Wild-Card Game (Cubs)
2015 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 127 73 54 .575 8.5 523 493 30 L3 39-26 34-28 3 3 4 Yes Lost in ALCS (Mets)
2015 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 128 54 74 .422 28.0 508 578 -70 W1 29-38 25-36 4 11 26 -- dnq
2015 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 127 52 75 .409 29.5 492 561 -69 L4 29-35 23-40 5 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
2015 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 127 71 56 .559 0.0 522 460 62 W4 43-20 28-36 1 4 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Mets)
2015 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 128 69 59 .539 2.5 555 485 70 W3 38-25 31-34 2 6 10 -- dnq
2015 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 128 63 65 .492 8.5 578 550 28 W1 31-33 32-32 3 8 15 -- dnq
2015 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 128 62 66 .484 9.5 517 568 -51 L2 31-30 31-36 4 9 18 -- dnq
2015 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 126 51 75 .405 19.5 565 674 -109 L1 27-36 24-39 5 13 28 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
JP Arencibia Tampa Bay Rays Active Contract purchased from minors
Curt Casali Tampa Bay Rays DL-15 DL-15 Strained left hamstring
Grayson Garvin Tampa Bay Rays DL-60 Transferred to 60-day DL
Nick Goody New York Yankees Minors Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
J.R. Graham Minnesota Twins DL-15 DL-15 Right shoulder inflammation
Blaine Boyer Minnesota Twins Active Activated from DL
Matt Szczur Chicago Cubs Active Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Chris Perez -- Ret Announced retirement
Steve Clevenger Baltimore Orioles Active Reinstated from Paternity Leave
Denard Span Washington Nationals DL-15 DL-15 Left hip inflammation
Mike Zunino Seattle Mariners Minors Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
John Hicks Seattle Mariners Active Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Alberto Callaspo -- Free Agt Released by Dodgers
Joey Butler Tampa Bay Rays Active Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Desmond Jennings Tampa Bay Rays DL-15 DL-15 Bruised left knee
Jorge Rondon Baltimore Orioles Minors Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Andre Rienzo Miami Marlins Active Activated from DL
Fernando Rodney Chicago Cubs DFA Traded from Mariners to Cubs for future considerations
Zac Rosscup Chicago Cubs Minors Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Rafael Betancourt -- Free Agt Released by Rockies
Jason Frasor -- Free Agt Released by Braves
Dustin Ackley New York Yankees DL-15 Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab
Jose Antequera Philadelphia Phillies Minors Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Kyle Blanks Texas Rangers DL-60 Assigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab
Daniel Bravo San Diego Padres Minors Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Chris Capuano New York Yankees Minors Outrighted to minors
Oswald Caraballo New York Mets Minors Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Christian Cavaness Minnesota Twins Minors Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Trent Grisham Milwaukee Brewers Minors Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Garrett Cooper Milwaukee Brewers Minors Assigned to Biloxi (AA)
Carlos Corporan Texas Rangers Minors Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Dylan Cozens Philadelphia Phillies Minors Assigned to Reading (AA)
Taylor Davis Chicago Cubs Minors Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Miguel Diaz Milwaukee Brewers Minors Activated from disabled list
Dakota Dill Atlanta Braves Minors Assigned to Rome (A)
Jesen Therrien Philadelphia Phillies Minors Reinstated to active roster
Edwin Espinal Pittsburgh Pirates Minors Activated from disabled list
Icezack Flemming New York Yankees Minors Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees 2 (Rk)
Alex Gordon Kansas City Royals DL-15 Assigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab
Bryan Haar Minnesota Twins Minors Assigned to Gulf Coast Twins (Rk)
Shane Halley Colorado Rockies Minors Reinstated to active roster
Bryan Harper Washington Nationals Minors Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Jonah Heim Baltimore Orioles Minors Activated from disabled list
Sam Hentges Cleveland Indians Minors Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Jon Jay St. Louis Cardinals DL-15 Assigned to Memphis (AAA) for rehab
Connor Kaden San Francisco Giants Minors Activated from disabled list
Gilbert Lara Milwaukee Brewers Minors Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Josh Lester Detroit Tigers Minors Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Nick Martinez Texas Rangers Minors Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
D'vone McClure Cleveland Indians Minors Activated from disabled list
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Tyler Moore Washington Nationals DL-15 Assigned to Syracuse (AAA) for rehab
Ramon Morla Seattle Mariners Minors Assigned to Bakersfield (A+)
Elliot Morris San Diego Padres Minors Activated from disabled list
Tommy Peterson Washington Nationals Minors Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Jurickson Profar Texas Rangers DL-60 Assigned to Hickory (A) for rehab
Matt Purke Washington Nationals Minors Activated from disabled list
Gabriel Quintana San Diego Padres Minors Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Nolan Reimold Baltimore Orioles Minors Outrighted to minors
Blake Rogers San Diego Padres Minors Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Greg Ross Atlanta Braves Minors Activated from disabled list
Andres Santiago Chicago Cubs Minors Activated from disabled list
Craig Schlitter Colorado Rockies Minors Assigned to Boise (A-)
Casey Shane Cleveland Indians Minors Assigned to Lake County (A)
Andrew Sohn St. Louis Cardinals Minors Assigned to Springfield [Tex] (AA)
Allen Staton St. Louis Cardinals Minors Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Skyler Stromsmoe San Francisco Giants Minors Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Starlyn Suriel Toronto Blue Jays Minors Activated from disabled list
Christopher Thomas St. Louis Cardinals Minors Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Mike Thomas Los Angeles Dodgers Minors Activated from disabled list
Ronald Torreyes Los Angeles Dodgers Minors Assigned to Oklahoma City [PCL] (AAA)
Henry Urrutia Baltimore Orioles Minors Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Daris Vargas New York Yankees Minors Assigned to Charleston (sc) (A)
Emilio Vargas Arizona Diamondbacks Minors Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Drew Ward Washington Nationals Minors Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Garrett Whitley Tampa Bay Rays Minors Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Sam Wilson Chicago Cubs Minors Activated from disabled list
Eric Yardley San Diego Padres Minors Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Drake Britton Chicago Cubs DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Lay Batista Miami Marlins DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Tyler Naquin Cleveland Indians DL-7 DL-7 Hip
Brett Phillips Milwaukee Brewers DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Avery Romero Miami Marlins DL-7 DL-7 Right triceps strain
Jhoan Urena New York Mets DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Omar Bencomo Minnesota Twins DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Ryan Eades Minnesota Twins DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Steven Inch Philadelphia Phillies DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Willy Adames Tampa Bay Rays DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Corey Oswalt New York Mets DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Mason Davis Miami Marlins DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Tyler Cyr San Francisco Giants DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Lewis Alezones -- Free Agt Released by Phillies
Alberto Guerrero Miami Marlins DL-7 DL-60 Injured
Joe Watson -- Free Agt Released by Rangers
Keaton Aldridge New York Mets DL-7 DL-60 Tommy John surgery
Chin-Hui Tsao Los Angeles Dodgers Restr Placed on temporary inactive list
John Bowker Pittsburgh Pirates DL-7 DL-7 Injured
John Holdzkom Pittsburgh Pirates DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Mike Hessman Detroit Tigers DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Bryson Smith Cincinnati Reds DL-7 DL-7 Right quad strain
Jayce Boyd New York Mets DL-7 DL-7 Injured
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Moises Hernandez Seattle Mariners DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
David Dahl Colorado Rockies DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Dixon Llorens St. Louis Cardinals DL-7 DL-7 Right forearm tendinitis
Henry Ramos Boston Red Sox DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Alberto Triunfel Texas Rangers DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Jake Gronsky St. Louis Cardinals DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Jake Yacinich Los Angeles Angels DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Mason McCullough Arizona Diamondbacks DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Nelson Ward Seattle Mariners DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Alan Sharkey Milwaukee Brewers DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Francisco Castillo Milwaukee Brewers DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Jordan Luplow Pittsburgh Pirates DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Nathan Kirby Milwaukee Brewers DL-7 DL-7 Tommy John Surgery
Zach Varela Los Angeles Angels DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Joaquin Arias San Francisco Giants Restr Placed on temporary inactive list
Ramon Flores Seattle Mariners DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Ramon Troncoso Los Angeles Dodgers DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Cameron Perkins Philadelphia Phillies DL-7 DL-7 Back strain
Delvis Morales Los Angeles Dodgers DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Edward Salcedo Kansas City Royals DL-7 DL-7 Left quad
Griff Erickson San Diego Padres DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Jordan Pries Seattle Mariners DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Cody Hebner San Diego Padres DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Frank Lopez Texas Rangers DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Delvi Francisco -- Free Agt Released by Indians
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Brian Gonzalez Baltimore Orioles DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Drew Smith Detroit Tigers DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Franly Mallen Milwaukee Brewers Minors Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Garrett Harrison Los Angeles Dodgers Minors Signed as undrafted free agent (St. Cloud State)
Gavin Pittore Los Angeles Dodgers Minors Signed as undrafted free agent (Wesleyan)
Irving Ortega Baltimore Orioles Minors Assigned to GCL Orioles (Rk)
Julian Fernandez Colorado Rockies Minors Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Marcos Almonte Houston Astros Minors Assigned to GCL Astros (Rk)
Marcus Brakeman Boston Red Sox Minors Signed out of draft (Stanford)
Nicolas Debora New York Mets Minors Assigned to GCL Mets (Rk)
Oliver Pascual New York Mets Minors Assigned to GCL Mets (Rk)
Rafael Lara New York Yankees Minors Assigned to GCL Yankees (Rk)
Nathan Lukes Cleveland Indians DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Kelson Brown Pittsburgh Pirates DL-7 DL-7 Right ankle sprain
Kyle Garlick Los Angeles Dodgers DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Stephen McCray -- Free Agt Released by White Sox
Jair Jurrjens -- Free Agt Released by Rockies
Luis Gonzalez Baltimore Orioles DL-7 DL-7 Right ankle sprain
Gregory Santos Boston Red Sox Minors Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
144 record(s)