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Games on 2012-06-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays9Boston Red Sox6BoxHenderson AlvarezFelix DoubrontCasey Janssen
Tampa Bay Rays0Kansas City Royals8BoxLuke HochevarAlex Cobb(none)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins4BoxFrancisco LirianoJake PeavyJared Burton
Cleveland Indians1New York Yankees7BoxHiroki KurodaJosh Tomlin(none)
Oakland Athletics1Seattle Mariners0BoxTom MiloneErasmo RamirezRyan Cook
Detroit Tigers8Texas Rangers2BoxRick PorcelloJustin Grimm(none)
New York Mets1Chicago Cubs6BoxTravis WoodJohan Santana(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Cincinnati Reds3BoxMat LatosYovani Gallardo(none)
Washington Nationals2Colorado Rockies4BoxJosh RoenickeStephen StrasburgRafael Betancourt
San Diego Padres8Houston Astros7BoxDale ThayerBrandon LyonHuston Street
St. Louis Cardinals8Miami Marlins7BoxVictor MarteChad GaudinJason Motte
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies8BoxJoe BlantonJeff Karstens(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0San Francisco Giants8BoxBarry ZitoNathan Eovaldi(none)

Standings as of 2012-06-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees724230.583--3442846021-1421-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II905337.589
224Baltimore Orioles724131.5691.0307303422-1419-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards905238.578
369Tampa Bay Rays734132.5621.53112981322-1419-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field894940.551
41019Toronto Blue Jays733637.4936.53623283418-1618-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre893752.416
51225Boston Red Sox733142.42511.53823394317-2314-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park893851.427
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Kansas City Royals714031.563--282316-3419-1621-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium913259.352
2510Chicago White Sox734132.562--3333013223-1718-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field894445.494
3814Cleveland Indians723834.5282.5305353-4820-1818-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field903060.333
4916Detroit Tigers733835.5213.0314322-821-1417-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park895039.562
51327Minnesota Twins722844.38912.5293380-8713-2315-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field903852.422
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Los Angeles Angels734132.562--3012683321-1820-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim894841.539
2712Texas Rangers744034.5411.53882998921-1519-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington885335.602
31120Oakland Athletics743539.4736.5282279318-2017-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum582929.500
41430Seattle Mariners752748.36015.0307333-2612-2015-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field874839.552
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Washington Nationals714229.592--2652323321-1321-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park915635.615
245New York Mets744232.5681.5325327-225-1517-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field883256.364
3613Miami Marlins733934.5344.0276341-6522-1717-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park893059.337
41021Philadelphia Phillies753540.4679.0325328-317-2118-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park874641.529
51122Atlanta Braves723339.4589.53263101613-1920-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field906129.678
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Pittsburgh Pirates724032.556--252262-1022-1418-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park903951.433
2715Cincinnati Reds723834.5282.03132763720-1718-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark905931.656
3918Milwaukee Brewers733637.4934.5318335-1720-1616-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park894742.528
41223St. Louis Cardinals743341.4468.03743066814-1919-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III885533.625
51324Houston Astros733241.4388.5310354-4423-169-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park892366.258
61629Chicago Cubs732746.37013.5270335-6514-2013-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field893455.382
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers744430.595--3022693323-1321-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium884246.477
236San Francisco Giants744232.5682.03012911022-1420-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park885236.591
3817Arizona Diamondbacks723636.5007.03243002420-1716-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field904545.500
41426Colorado Rockies722844.38915.0359405-4616-2112-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field903654.400
51528San Diego Padres742846.37816.0251328-7716-2412-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park884840.545


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Oscar Tejeda2B22.181Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Designated for Assignment
Vinny Rottino1b-lf32.079New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Justin HampsonRP32.032New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Contract purchased from Buffalo (AAA)
Luke ScottLF34.000Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA) for rehab
Matt CappsRP28.296Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)DL-15 Right shoulder discomfort
Tyler RobertsonRP24.185Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Alex TorresP24.200Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Optioned to Durham (AAA)
B.J. RosenbergRP26.281Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Pat CantwellC22.076Texas RangersSpokane (A-)Signed out of draft
Vinnie ChulkP33.188Milwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Grant HogueRF25.364Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Activated from DL
Henry ZabalaRF-LF22.248-Released by Diamondbacks
Tyler CarpenterC23.353-Announced retirement
Parker BangsP24.186-Released by Royals
Victor GomezC23.166-Released by Braves
Scott BarnesRP24.294Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
Jeremy HermidaRF28.147San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Mark HamburgerP25.140San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Rangers
Marlon ByrdCF34.299-Suspended 50 games for PED
Mark DeRosa2b-3b37.143Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Activated from DL
Xavier Nadyrf33.223Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-15 Right wrist tendinitis
Drew Stubbscf27.264Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Activated from DL
Brian Schneiderc35.211Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-15 Sprained right ankle
Nick TraviesoP 18.145Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Signed out of draft
Erik Kratzc32.010Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Bryan MorrisP25.089Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Jeff KarstensRP29.274Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Activated from DL
Jeanmar GomezSP24.136Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Optioned to Columbus (AAA)
Miguel Tejada3B-SS38.031-Released by Orioles
Alex WhiteSP23.300Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)Optioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Zach PutnamRP24.358Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Recalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)
Rio Ruiz3B 18.034Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Signed out of draft
Jake Fox1B-C29.340-Released by Pirates
Willie Harrisdh34.003Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Outrighted to Louisville (AAA)
Andy LaRoche2B-3B28.317Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Activated from DL
Michael DubeeP26.164-Released by Yankees
Jon MeloanP27.349New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Contract purchased from Long Island (Indy)
Zach Gentile2B25.236Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Activated from DL
Wilkin De La RossaP27.124Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)DL-7 Strained right oblique
Nestor MolinaP23.167Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Robert PurpuraP25.119-Released by Dodgers
Kevin NaborsP26.317Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)DL-7 Right thumb laceration
Chris AndujarP24.306Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Michael SwinsonRF-CF22.274St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)Suspended 50 games for PED
Brent DeanC25.333Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)DL-7 Injured
Kramer SneedP23.261New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Slade HeathcottCF21.270New York YankeesTampa (A+)Activated from DL
Eswarlin JimenezP20.211Los Angeles AngelsCedar Rapids (A)Activated from DL
Brian Inoa2B20.125-Released by Cubs
Miguel Tejada3B-SS38.031Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Vince Belnome2B24.106San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)
Manny PinaC25.020Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Royals (Rk)
Jake Oester3B25.338Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Chase WeemsC23.159Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)
Stephen BrancaSS23.076San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)
Alberto RosarioC25.166Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
J.R. HigleyRF-CF24.004Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)
Joe De Pinto2B23.083Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Michael LangOF23.163Arizona DiamondbacksYakima (A-)
Mike MillerIF22.271Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)
Miguel De Leon1B20.325Colorado RockiesTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Brett VertiganOF21.308Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)
Leonardo RojasC 22.014San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)
Bijan RademacherOF 21.010Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Jordan Walton22.104St. Louis CardinalsBatavia (A-)
Kenny Peoples-Walls18.313St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Jose Gomez20.147St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Rafael Medina20.245St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Franmy Pena20.017Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)
Sandy Martinez19.342Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)
Carlos Penalvar18.039Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Victor De Jesus19.163Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)
Juan Herrera18.362Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)
Zack Cates1B22.190Chicago CubsPeoria (A)
Matt RidingsP24.252Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Evan EnglebrookP30.058Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Eammon PorticeP27.007Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Kyler BurkeP24.066Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Cole KimballP26.328Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+) for rehab
Alan OaksP24.082Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
David CalesP24.334Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Josh SmokerP23.211Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Nick BarneseP23.165Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Kyle KaminskaP23.263Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Eddie OrozcoP23.075Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Ronald UviedoP25.261Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Alexis LaraP25.094San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Wirfin ObispoP27.272Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)
Arnold LeonP23.292Oakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Kyle HurstP26.306Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Mark CohoonP24.284New York MetsBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Nick MarondeP22.293Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)
Ryan O'SullivanP21.293Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Sugar Ray MarimonP23.268Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Alex CapaulP23.235Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Jordan ConleyP25.341Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Raul RiveraP21.140Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)
Zac RosscupP24.016Chicago CubsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Charlie LowellP21.243Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)
Dustin WardP22.118Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)
Paul SewaldP22.030New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)
Clay SchraderP22.058Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
Pedro HernandezP23.074Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Su-Min JungP22.085Chicago CubsBoise (A-)Assigned to Boise (A-)
Luke JacksonP20.306Texas RangersMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Roberto PadillaP21.361Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Assigned to Modesto (A+)
Kris CarlsonP22.238Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
Kris HallP21.017Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
Slade SmithP21.272Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Alex WoodP21.164Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Lino MartinezP20.282Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)
Matthew VedoP22.164Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)
Nick MutzP22.010Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)
Dakota BacusP 21.084Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)
Grady WoodP 22.038Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)
Aaron BrooksP 20.041Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)
Jose Arias21.159Chicago CubsBoise (A-)
Michael Rivera21.253Arizona DiamondbacksMissoula (Rk)
Bryan Rodriguez20.355San Diego PadresEugene (A-)
Leandro Marin23.228Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)
Agapito Barrios18.207Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)
Christopher Thomas24.101St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Kender Villegas19.017St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)
Yancarlos Santiago21.153Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)
Arjenis Fernandez18.331Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)
David Henrie21.158Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Jose Reyes21.173San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)
Daniel Thieben18.280Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)
Freddy Rodriguez21.206Kansas City RoyalsBurlington (Rk)
Pedro Diaz19.057Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Frank Lopez18.127Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Wandy Peralta20.334Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Aroni Nina22.077Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)
Johendi Jiminian19.254Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)
Jose Bautista20.086Chicago White SoxBristol (Rk)
Evandert Diaz20.036Chicago White SoxBristol (Rk)
Alexis Paredes20.153Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)
Daniel StangeP26.185San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Craige LyerlyLF-CF23.305Released by Rays
Rich RuffP23.193Released by Mets