Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Friday May 11,2012This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

2012 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 2012-05-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Tampa Bay Rays3Baltimore Orioles4BoxDarren O'DayJoel PeraltaJim Johnson
Cleveland Indians5Boston Red Sox7BoxClay BuchholzUbaldo JimenezAlfredo Aceves
Kansas City Royals0Chicago White Sox5BoxGavin FloydFelipe Paulino(none)
Toronto Blue Jays6Minnesota Twins7BoxNick BlackburnKyle DrabekMatt Capps
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees6BoxHiroki KurodaFelix Hernandez(none)
Detroit Tigers4Oakland Athletics11BoxTom MiloneRick Porcello(none)
Los Angeles Angels3Texas Rangers10BoxYu DarvishC.J. Wilson(none)
San Francisco Giants1Arizona Diamondbacks5BoxPatrick CorbinMadison Bumgarner(none)
Washington Nationals7Cincinnati Reds3BoxGio GonzalezMike Leake(none)
Colorado Rockies3Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxChris CapuanoJamie Moyer(none)
New York Mets5Miami Marlins6BoxHeath BellFrank Francisco(none)
Chicago Cubs7Milwaukee Brewers8BoxVinnie ChulkLendy Castillo(none)
San Diego Padres3Philadelphia Phillies7BoxVance WorleyClayton Richard(none)
Houston Astros1Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxBud NorrisJames McDonaldBrett Myers
Atlanta Braves9St. Louis Cardinals7BoxLivan HernandezKyle McClellanCraig Kimbrel

Standings as of 2012-05-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles332211.667--1501361412-510-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1297158.550
224Tampa Bay Rays332112.6361.01461361013-38-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1296960.535
348Toronto Blue Jays331815.5454.0158136228-710-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1295574.426
41224New York Yankees321517.4696.5158141179-86-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1308050.615
51430Boston Red Sox32824.25013.5172184-124-124-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park1306169.469
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Detroit Tigers321814.563--138144-611-77-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1307060.538
257Chicago White Sox331815.5450.5134122129-69-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field1296762.519
3711Cleveland Indians321715.5311.0145147-29-98-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1305179.392
41022Kansas City Royals311516.4842.5119156-378-97-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1315774.435
51329Minnesota Twins32923.2819.0111177-665-114-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1305773.438
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
169Oakland Athletics331815.545--123134-118-910-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum994653.465
2813Los Angeles Angels331716.5151.0120128-89-88-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1297257.558
3919Texas Rangers331617.4852.0192117757-79-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1297752.597
41123Seattle Mariners341618.4712.5127135-87-89-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1285969.461
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Washington Nationals322111.656--113961713-38-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park1307753.592
235New York Mets321913.5942.0133152-1910-69-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1305575.423
3410Miami Marlins321715.5314.011711527-510-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park1305278.400
51020Philadelphia Phillies331617.4855.5129134-57-79-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1296564.504
41121Atlanta Braves331617.4855.5175149266-710-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1297851.605
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1512Cincinnati Reds311615.516--11911728-78-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1318150.618
3817Pittsburgh Pirates321616.5000.589115-268-88-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1306367.485
2914Milwaukee Brewers321616.5000.5131160-299-77-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1306763.515
4615St. Louis Cardinals321616.5000.5181108735-811-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1307258.554
51426Chicago Cubs321418.4382.5112132-209-105-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field1304783.362
61325Houston Astros321418.4382.51391291010-84-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1304189.315
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers322111.656--1381112713-38-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium1306565.500
2716San Francisco Giants321616.5005.0114126-128-78-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1307852.600
31218Arizona Diamondbacks331617.4855.5137144-78-98-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field1296564.504
41527Colorado Rockies311219.3878.5158168-107-115-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1315279.397
51628San Diego Padres331122.33310.5105134-299-142-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park1296564.504


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
James Darnell3B25.112San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from Tuscon (AAA)
Joe WielandP22.110San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)DL-15 Right elbow tightness
Justin De FratusP24.203Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Laynce NixCF-RF31.193Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-15 Strained left calf
Raul ValdesRP34.165Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Contract purchased from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Hector Luna3b-1b30.099Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Contract purchased from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Brian SanchesP33.276Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Outrighted to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Jake DiekmanRP25.110Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Chris IannettaC29.033Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)DL-15 Fractured right wrist
John Hesterc28.240Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Contract purchased from Salt Lake (AAA)
Dana EvelandRP28.195Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Contract purchased from Norfolk (AAA)
Vinny Rottino1B32.034New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Optioned to Buffalo (AAA)
Ronny Cedenoss29.098New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Activated from DL
Eric Chavez3b-dh34.155New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Eduardo NunezSS24.331New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jerry Hairston2B35.347Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-15 Strained left hamstring
Justin SellersSS 26.099Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Albuquerque
Matt LindstromP32.090Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)DL-15 Strained ligament in finger
Ricardo Pereira21.023Seattle MarinersPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Danry VasquezRF18.123Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Josh PoytressP21.295Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)Assigned to West Virginia (A-)