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Games on 2010-08-23

Top2010 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALTampa Bay Rays4Los Angeles Angels3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch939,1273:08James ShieldsScott KazmirJames Shields (12-11)Scott Kazmir (8-11)Rafael Soriano (38)Joe MaddonMike SciosciaAngel Stadium of
ALSeattle Mariners3Boston Red Sox6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch937,1332:21Doug FisterJohn LackeyJohn Lackey (12-7)Doug Fister (4-9)Jonathan Papelbon (31)Daren BrownTerry FranconaFenway Park
ALKansas City Royals3Detroit Tigers12Boxscore - PBP - Pitch930,5522:50Bruce ChenJeremy BondermanJeremy Bonderman (7-9)Bruce Chen (8-7)-Ned YostJim LeylandComerica Park
ALMinnesota Twins0Texas Rangers4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch922,7572:40Nick BlackburnRich HardenRich Harden (5-4)Nick Blackburn (7-8)-Ron GardenhireRon WashingtonGlobe Life Park i
ALMinnesota Twins0Texas Rangers4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch922,7572:40Nick BlackburnRich HardenRich Harden (5-4)Nick Blackburn (7-8)-Ron GardenhireRon WashingtonRangers Ballpark
ALNew York Yankees2Toronto Blue Jays3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch929,1982:41Ivan NovaBrandon MorrowScott Downs (5-5)David Robertson (2-4)Kevin Gregg (28)Joe GirardiCito GastonRogers Centre
NLAtlanta Braves4Colorado Rockies5Boxscore - PBP - Pitch934,1722:50Tim HudsonJason HammelRafael Betancourt (4-1)Jonny Venters (4-1)Huston Street (11)Bobby CoxJim TracyCoors Field
NLHouston Astros3Philadelphia Phillies2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch944,0812:37Brett MyersJoe BlantonBrett Myers (9-7)Ryan Madson (4-2)Brandon Lyon (7)Brad MillsCharlie ManuelCitizens Bank Par
NLSt. Louis Cardinals10Pittsburgh Pirates2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch912,3933:08Kyle LohseRoss OhlendorfKyle Lohse (2-5)Ross Ohlendorf (1-11)-Tony LaRussaJohn RussellPNC Park
NLCincinnati Reds2San Francisco Giants11Boxscore - PBP - Pitch932,6982:48Edinson VolquezMatt CainMatt Cain (10-10)Edinson Volquez (3-2)-Dusty BakerBruce BochyAT&T Park
NLChicago Cubs9Washington Nationals1Boxscore - PBP - Pitch917,9213:08Casey ColemanLivan HernandezCasey Coleman (1-1)Livan Hernandez (8-9)-Mike QuadeJim RigglemanNationals Park
11 Games on this date

Standings as of 2010-08-23.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Tampa Bay Rays1257352.584--62447814640-2333-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field372314.622
223Boston Red Sox1267254.5711.56435776638-2634-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaTheo EpsteinFenway Park361719.472
347New York Yankees1256956.5524.066550416137-2732-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II372611.703
4611Toronto Blue Jays1246559.5247.55805354533-2632-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cito GastonAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre382018.526
51429Baltimore Orioles1254877.38425.0464648-18429-3619-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterAndy MacPhailOriole Park at Camden Yards371819.486
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Minnesota Twins1256956.552--6095119838-2431-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireBill SmithTarget Field372512.676
258Chicago White Sox1246856.5480.55805196136-2332-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field382018.526
31020Detroit Tigers1256263.4967.0554584-3038-2824-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park371918.514
41124Kansas City Royals1255669.44813.0514653-13929-3327-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium371126.297
51225Cleveland Indians1245569.44413.5497605-10828-3127-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaMark ShapiroProgressive Field381424.368
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1713Texas Rangers1246460.516--6095189135-2829-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington382612.684
2816Los Angeles Angels1266462.5081.0558580-2234-2730-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaTony ReaginsAngel Stadium of Anaheim361620.444
3918Oakland Athletics1236261.5041.54944761836-2926-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GerenBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum391920.487
41327Seattle Mariners1255174.40813.5411544-13329-3222-42L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Daren BrownJack ZduriencikSafeco Field371027.270
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Atlanta Braves1257055.560--58346611742-1928-36L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field372116.568
2612Philadelphia Phillies1246559.5244.55815117034-2831-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park38326.842
3715New York Mets1246361.5086.55014802134-2429-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jerry ManuelOmar MinayaCiti field381622.421
4917Florida Marlins1236261.5047.05475252229-3333-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Edwin RodriguezMichael HillSun Life Stadium391821.462
51323Washington Nationals1255768.45613.0496578-8235-2422-44L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanMichael RizzoNationals Park371225.324
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124St. Louis Cardinals1226953.566--56745810942-2227-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III401723.425
249Cincinnati Reds1256857.5442.56175279034-2834-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark372314.622
3814Milwaukee Brewers1246361.5087.0589661-7234-2829-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken MachaDouglas MelvinMiller Park381424.368
41122Houston Astros1246064.48410.0471585-11433-3227-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsEd WadeMinute Maid Park381622.421
51426Chicago Cubs1265472.42917.0538628-9029-3725-35W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim HendryWrigley Field362115.583
61630Pittsburgh Pirates1254679.36824.5419669-25028-3618-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John RussellNeal HuntingtonPNC Park371126.297
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2010 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Diego Padres1237251.585--54642312334-2438-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJed HoyerPetco Park391821.462
2510Los Angeles Dodgers1256758.5366.0540537341-2526-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreNed CollettiDodger Stadium371324.351
31019San Francisco Giants1266363.50010.55464786835-2628-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park36297.806
41221Colorado Rockies1246064.48412.55715383335-2425-40W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field382315.605
51528Arizona Diamondbacks1255174.40822.0561679-11831-3520-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonJerry DipotoChase Field371423.378


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
David RiskeP33.304Released by Brewers 
Cody RossLF-RF29.243Claimed off waivers by Giants from Marlins