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Sunday, May 8,2016

Sunday, May 8,2016

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Tampa Bay Rays 3 Los Angeles Angels 1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Matt Andriese Nick Tropeano Alex Colome 41,086 2:56
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Oakland Athletics 3 Baltimore Orioles 11 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Chris Tillman Kendall Graveman -- 43,690 2:59
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Minnesota Twins 1 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Jose Quintana Tyler Duffey David Robertson 23,801 2:30
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Kansas City Royals 4 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Progressive Field Josh Tomlin Edinson Volquez Cody Allen 14,463 2:57
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Texas Rangers 8 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Comerica Park Tom Wilhelmsen Mark Lowe -- 35,406 3:25
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Seattle Mariners 1 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Minute Maid Park Collin McHugh Hisashi Iwakuma -- 28,148 2:57
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Boston Red Sox 5 New York Yankees 1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium II Steven Wright Luis Severino -- 41,869 2:27
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Rogers Centre Chris Hatcher Drew Storen Kenley Jansen 46,665 3:10
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Arizona Diamondbacks 5 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Turner Field Randall Delgado Jim Johnson Brad Ziegler 17,106 3:48
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Washington Nationals 3 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Travis Wood Blake Treinen -- 41,233 4:54
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Great American Ballpark Chris Capuano Ross Ohlendorf Jeremy Jeffress 22,376 3:09
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Miami Marlins 5 box | pbp Marlins Park Hector Neris David Phelps Jeanmar Gomez 19,625 3:10
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 New York Mets 4 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp PETCO Park Matt Harvey Andrew Cashner Jeurys Familia 27,461 3:30
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Colorado Rockies 2 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp AT&T Park Eddie Butler Jeff Samardzija Jake McGee 41,593 2:55
2016 reg season 2016-05-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium III Gerrit Cole Michael Wacha Mark Melancon 42,441 3:27
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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)
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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
2016 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 30 18 12 .600 0.0 134 114 20 W2 13-5 5-7 1 2 5 Yes Lost AL Wild-Card Game (Blue Jays)
2016 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 0.5 156 133 23 W1 8-7 10-6 2 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
2016 AL East Tampa Bay Rays franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 2.5 102 105 -3 W4 9-9 6-5 3 7 13 -- dnq
2016 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 33 16 17 .485 3.5 134 123 11 L2 9-10 7-7 4 9 18 -- Lost in ALCS (Indians)
2016 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 29 11 18 .379 6.5 101 126 -25 L1 7-8 4-10 5 13 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
2016 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 32 22 10 .688 0.0 131 97 34 W3 10-5 12-5 1 1 2 Yes dnq
2016 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 28 15 13 .536 5.0 124 106 18 W1 8-6 7-7 2 6 11 -- Lost World Series (Cubs)
2016 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 6.0 102 115 -13 L1 9-5 6-10 3 8 17 -- dnq
2016 AL Central Detroit Tigers franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 7.0 131 141 -10 L6 5-9 9-7 4 10 20 -- dnq
2016 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 31 8 23 .258 13.5 106 160 -54 L5 6-8 2-15 5 15 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
2016 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 0.0 135 109 26 L1 5-7 13-6 1 4 7 Yes dnq
2016 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 0.5 143 128 15 W3 10-5 8-9 2 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Blue Jays)
2016 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 4.5 117 141 -24 L2 5-11 9-7 3 11 22 -- dnq
2016 AL West Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 31 13 18 .419 5.0 110 127 -17 L3 6-9 7-9 4 12 24 -- dnq
2016 AL West Houston Astros franchise | log 32 12 20 .375 6.5 132 151 -19 W1 8-9 4-11 5 14 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
2016 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 30 19 11 .633 0.0 133 89 44 W2 9-6 10-5 1 2 3 Yes Lost NL Wild-Card Game (Giants)
2016 NL East Washington Nationals franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 0.5 136 95 41 L4 8-4 11-8 2 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
2016 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 2.0 104 131 -27 W2 8-5 10-9 3 4 8 Yes dnq
2016 NL East Miami Marlins franchise | log 30 16 14 .533 3.0 126 129 -3 L2 6-9 10-5 4 6 12 -- dnq
2016 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 30 7 23 .233 12.0 90 153 -63 L4 1-15 6-8 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
2016 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 30 24 6 .800 0.0 184 82 102 W7 11-3 13-3 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
2016 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 7.5 156 148 8 W1 7-7 10-7 2 5 10 -- dnq
2016 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 9.0 175 135 40 L1 9-10 7-6 3 9 16 -- dnq
2016 NL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 31 13 18 .419 11.5 143 183 -40 W2 8-9 5-9 4 12 23 -- dnq
2016 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 12.0 132 185 -53 L2 11-9 2-10 5 14 26 -- 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
2016 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 0.0 133 119 14 W2 5-8 11-7 1 7 14 Yes Lost in NLCS (Cubs)
2016 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 0.0 161 160 1 L1 10-8 7-8 2 8 15 -- Lost in 1st Round (Cubs)
2016 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 1.0 162 161 1 W1 4-8 11-8 3 10 19 -- dnq
2016 NL West Arizona Diamondbacks franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 2.0 146 166 -20 W3 5-12 10-6 4 11 21 -- dnq
2016 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 3.5 116 143 -27 L2 8-11 5-8 5 13 25 -- dnq
30 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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
Tyler Cravy Milwaukee Brewers Minors Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
TJ McFarland Baltimore Orioles Minors Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Andrew Triggs Oakland Athletics Minors Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Josh Hamilton Texas Rangers DL-60 Transferred to 60-day DL
Devin Mesoraco Cincinnati Reds DL-60 Transferred to 60-day DL
Jon Moscot Cincinnati Reds DL-15 DL-15 Left shoulder inflammation
Steven Delabar Cincinnati Reds Active Contract purchased from minors
Drew Hayes Cincinnati Reds Active Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Pat Dean Minnesota Twins Active Contract purchased from minors
Tommy Milone Minnesota Twins Minors Outrighted to minors
Brandon Kintzler Minnesota Twins Active Contract purchased from minors
Casey Fien Los Angeles Dodgers Active Claimed off waivers from Twins by Dodgers
Cody Anderson Cleveland Indians Active Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
Scott McGough Baltimore Orioles DFA Designated for Assignment
Paul Janish Baltimore Orioles Active Contract purchased from minors
Cheslor Cuthbert Kansas City Royals Active Recalled from Omaha (AAA)
Mike Moustakas Kansas City Royals DL-15 DL-15 Fractured left thumb *While making a tag at 3b*
Tony Sipp Houston Astros Active Reinstated from paternity leave
Jorge Polanco Minnesota Twins Active Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Eduardo Escobar Minnesota Twins DL-15 DL-15 Left groin strain
Keon Barnum Chicago White Sox Minors Activated from disabled list
Nestor Cortes New York Yankees Minors Assigned to Charleston (sc) (A)
Noel Cuevas Colorado Rockies Minors Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Matt Custred Atlanta Braves Minors Assigned to Rome (A)
JD Davis Houston Astros Minors Reinstated to active roster
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
John Gant Atlanta Braves Minors Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Jesse Hahn Oakland Athletics Minors Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Hernan Iribarren Cincinnati Reds Minors Activated from disabled list
Kevin Kaczmarski New York Mets Minors Activated from disabled list
Parker Markel Tampa Bay Rays Minors Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Grant Massey Chicago White Sox Minors Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Spencer Patton Chicago Cubs Minors Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
James Pazos New York Yankees Minors Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Robbie Perkins Colorado Rockies Minors Assigned to Modesto (A+)
Edubray Ramos Philadelphia Phillies Minors Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Cleuluis Rondon Chicago White Sox Minors Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Scott Schebler Cincinnati Reds Minors Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Braeden Schlehuber Atlanta Braves Minors Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Cole Tucker Pittsburgh Pirates Minors Assigned to West Virginia (A)
Juan Yepez Atlanta Braves Minors Assigned to Rome (A)
Clayton Mortensen Kansas City Royals Restr Placed on temporary inactive list
Greg Reynolds -- Free Agt Released by Padres
Justin Ruggiano Texas Rangers DL-7 DL-7 Injured
Michael Bourn -- Free Agt Released by Blue Jays
Brandon Bayardi Los Angeles Angels Minors Assigned to AZL Angels (Rk)
Jose Jose Miami Marlins Minors Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Alex Blackford Los Angeles Angels DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Mikey Reynolds -- Ret Announced retirement
Joel Fisher Philadelphia Phillies Minors Assigned to extended spring training
K.J. Woods Miami Marlins Minors Assigned to Batavia (A-)
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mitch Piatnik Cincinnati Reds Minors Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Ofelky Peralta Baltimore Orioles Minors Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Wendolyn Bautista Cincinnati Reds Minors Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Matt Tellor Atlanta Braves DL-7 DL-7 Unknown
Drew Stubbs Texas Rangers Active Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)
Jordan Cooper -- Free Agt Released by Indians
Johan Dominguez Milwaukee Brewers Minors Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
57 record(s)