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Games on 2012-07-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers4Los Angeles Angels7BoxDan HarenMatt Harrison(none)
Toronto Blue Jays15Boston Red Sox7BoxHenderson AlvarezJon Lester(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians3BoxZachary BrittonJosh TomlinJim Johnson
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers6BoxJacob TurnerPhilip HumberJoaquin Benoit
Minnesota Twins7Kansas City Royals5BoxSamuel DedunoJeremy Guthrie(none)
New York Yankees4Oakland Athletics5BoxJerry BlevinsCody Eppley(none)
Seattle Mariners2Tampa Bay Rays1BoxBlake BeavanMatt MooreTom Wilhelmsen
Houston Astros2Arizona Diamondbacks8BoxJosh CollmenterJordan Lyles(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Cincinnati Reds2BoxJohnny CuetoMichael FiersAroldis Chapman
Los Angeles Dodgers8New York Mets3BoxJosh WallRamon Ramirez(none)
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxKyle KendrickBrad Penny(none)
Miami Marlins0Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJeff KarstensAnibal SanchezJoel Hanrahan
Colorado Rockies2San Diego Padres3BoxDale ThayerAdam OttavinoHuston Street
Chicago Cubs0St. Louis Cardinals7BoxLance LynnTravis Wood(none)
Atlanta Braves2Washington Nationals9BoxRoss DetwilerJair Jurrjens(none)

Standings as of 2012-07-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees955639.589--4593837632-1524-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II673928.582
249Baltimore Orioles955243.5474.0395439-4425-2027-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards674126.612
3814Tampa Bay Rays965046.5216.5396394230-2320-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field664026.606
41122Toronto Blue Jays954550.47411.04764472924-2121-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre672839.418
51225Boston Red Sox964254.43814.54794364324-2918-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park662739.409
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Detroit Tigers965541.573--4414202132-1723-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park663333.500
2611Chicago White Sox955144.5373.54404013928-1823-26L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field673433.507
3916Kansas City Royals944846.5116.0391442-5124-2324-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium682444.353
41017Cleveland Indians954847.5056.5416463-4725-2323-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field672047.299
51430Minnesota Twins953758.38917.5405495-9017-3220-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field672938.433
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Los Angeles Angels965343.552--4333874626-2027-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim663630.545
2510Texas Rangers945143.5431.04733938027-1824-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington684226.618
3712Oakland Athletics955045.5262.53623451728-2222-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum371423.378
41329Seattle Mariners973859.39215.5384397-1317-2721-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field653728.569
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Washington Nationals945440.574--3993336629-1825-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park684424.647
2613New York Mets955045.5264.5437432528-2122-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field672443.358
3715Miami Marlins954946.5165.5358429-7128-2021-26L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park672047.299
4818Atlanta Braves954649.4848.54384142421-2725-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field674819.716
51223Philadelphia Phillies964353.44812.0403433-3020-2723-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park663828.576
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Pittsburgh Pirates945341.564--3903484229-1724-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park682642.382
246Cincinnati Reds955342.5580.53963455129-2024-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark674423.657
3919Milwaukee Brewers944549.4798.0415426-1126-2319-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park683830.559
41020St. Louis Cardinals954550.4748.54643788624-2221-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III674324.642
51426Chicago Cubs944153.43612.0347424-7723-2218-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field682048.294
61527Houston Astros963957.40615.0370477-10726-1913-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park661650.242
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants955540.579--3853691629-1626-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park673928.582
258Los Angeles Dodgers965343.5522.53743601428-2125-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium663333.500
31121Arizona Diamondbacks954550.47410.04294082124-2321-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field673631.537
41324San Diego Padres974354.44313.0355414-5922-2921-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park653332.508
51628Colorado Rockies943757.39417.5453531-7821-2816-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field682741.397


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Steve Pearcelf29.100Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Designated for assignment
Chris IannettaC29.105Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA) for rehab
Dylan AxelrodRP26.357Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Optioned to Charlotte (AAA)
Brett MyersRP31.339Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Traded from Astros to White Sox for Matt Heidenreich, Blair Walters and a PTNBL (Chris Devenski)
Matt HeidenreichP21.186Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Traded from White Sox to Astros with Blair Walters and PTNBL for Brett Myers
Blair WaltersP22.256Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Traded from White Sox to Astros with Matt Heidenreich and PTNBL for Brett Myers
Roberto HernandezP31.326Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Suspended 3 weeks by MLB for age and identity fraud
Stephen PryorP22.364Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Activated from DL
Stephen PryorP22.364Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Optioned to Tacoma (AAA)
Jason FrasorRP34.347Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-15 Right forearm tightness
Randall DelgadoP22.163Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Randall DelgadoSP22.163Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA) Optioned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Will OhmanP34.343Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Mark HamburgerP25.167Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Padres
John LannanSP27.298Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Optioned to Syracuse (AAA)
Juan CruzRP33.280Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)DL-15 Right shoulder inflammation
Evan MeekRP29.071Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
Takashi SaitoRP42.158Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Activated from DL
Cesar RamosP28.030Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Cesar RamosRP28.030Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Optioned to Durham (AAA)
Luke Scottdh34.027Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)DL-15 Right oblique strain
Kole Calhounrf24.282Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Optioned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Dan HarenSP31.308Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Activated from DL
Jeff BeliveauRP25.186Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Rafael DolisRP24.194Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Optioned to Iowa (AAA)
Miguel BatistaRP41.153New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Designated for assignment
Elvin RamirezRP24.286New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
Laynce Nixrf31.265Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Jason Pridierf28.287Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Designated for assignment
Eric StultsSP32.226San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Activated from DL
Nick VincentRP26.010San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Optioned to Tucson (AAA)
Bryan ShawRP24.257Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Optioned to Reno (AAA)
Brandon GomesP28.007Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
J.C. RomeroP36.048Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Signed to minor league contract
Justin GermanoSP29.350Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Activated
Pedro HernandezSP23.101Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Optioned to Charlotte (AAA)
Francisley BuenoRP31.139Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Optioned to Omaha (AAA)
Brian BroderickP25.324-Released by Cardinals
Joe Becker3B-2B26.256Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)Activated from DL
Brian Cavazos-Galvez1B-LF25.066Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Left ankle sprain
Chris Dominguez3B25.242San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Nicholas AdditonP24.219St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Activated from DL
Ryan FeierabendP26.334-Released by Reds
Pedro VillarrealP24.226Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Doug MathisP29.045Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Yohan PinoP28.209Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from DL
Drew Hedman1B26.002Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kolbrin Vitek3B23.112Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Activated from DL
Andre RienzoP24.047Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Dan LazzaroniOF23.364San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kirk ClarkP24.003-Released by Astros
Charlie MirabalSS25.111Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from DL
Alexis Aguilar2B-3B21.035Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)DL-7 RIght hamstring
Stephen SmithP26.068Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)DL-7 Right knee
Mayckol GuaipeP21.345Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Activated from DL
Chad ThompsonP21.166Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Jordan PriesP22.176Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Chris SchaefferC24.246Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Activated from DL
Nick AvilaP23.327Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Right shoulder inflammation
Dave FilakP22.240Atlanta BravesRome (A)Activated from DL
Jarrett MillerP22.297Atlanta BravesRome (A)DL-7 Right oblique strain
Kylin TurnbullP22.313Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Carlos Quentinlf29.328San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to 3-year contract extension ($27m) thru 2015
Donnie VealRP27.307Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Optioned to Charlotte (AAA)
Jean Segurass22.127Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Arkansas (AA)
David CarpenterRP24.325Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Optioned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Andy DirksLF-CF26.179Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Lou MontanezLF30.219St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Activated from DL
Zack Cox3B23.074St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Nevin AshleyC27.342Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Activated from DL
Romulo SanchezP28.085Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jumbo DiazP28.146Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Activated from DL
Noel ArguellesP22.191Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Erick AbreuP28.348Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kurt YackoP24.335Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)DL-7 Injured
Joey Wong3B-SS24.101Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)DL-7 Injured
Kevin MoranP23.015Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Kurt WunderlichP22.334-Released by Athletics
Ryan Cuneo1B23.285Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Juan CiriacoSS-LF28.342San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Jason Donaldss27.321Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Dustin Harrington3B23.250Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
Rob KralC23.116San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Assigned to Tucson (AAA)
Roberto De La Cruz3B21.254Colorado RockiesTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Carlos PerezC21.268Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Kennys Vargas1B21.355Minnesota TwinsBeloit (A)
Gustavo GonzalezSS21.180Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Jose OrtizC 18.041Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Alberto Mineo17.364Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Pedro Toribio22.001Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)
Raul Linares21.291Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)
Ricardo Lizcano21.327St. Louis CardinalsJohnson City (Rk)
Jhimmy Lopez19.337Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Shane LouxRP32.344San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Giants (Rk) for rehab
Will OhmanP34.343Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Adam LiberatoreP25.071Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Jeff StevensP28.321New York MetsBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Michael SolbachP26.356Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Assigned to Modesto (A+)
Christopher WilsonP25.237San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Jake PetrickaP24.047Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Andrew TaylorP25.338Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Ty'relle HarrisP25.222Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Chris HernandezP23.220Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Will ClinardP22.261Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Garrett BushP21.284Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)
Mariel ChecoP22.279New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Brandon KayeP23.340Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Tyler BremerP22.227Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)
Kevin VanceP22.014Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Euris QuezadaP23.107Houston AstrosLexington (A)Assigned to Lexington (A)
Christopher HannaP20.137Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Assigned to Kannapolis (A)
Bret MontgomeryP26.350Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Chris RearickP24.230Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Nate HyattIF-P21.299Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Clario Perez19.326Pittsburgh PiratesState College (A-)Assigned to State College (A-)
Yency AlmonteP 18.048Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to AZL Angels (Rk)
Nick TraviesoP 18.172Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Rangers (Rk)
Paul Schwendel22.347Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Christopher ThomasP24.128St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)