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Games on 2012-08-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners5Los Angeles Angels6BoxErnesto FrieriJosh Kinney(none)
Kansas City Royals1Baltimore Orioles7BoxMiguel GonzalezLuke Hochevar(none)
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox4BoxBrett MyersPat Neshek(none)
Boston Red Sox3Cleveland Indians2BoxClay BuchholzChris Seddon(none)
Tampa Bay Rays12Minnesota Twins6BoxJeremy HellicksonCole De Vries(none)
Detroit Tigers6Texas Rangers2BoxMax ScherzerScott Feldman(none)
New York Yankees10Toronto Blue Jays4BoxFreddy GarciaRicky Romero(none)
Washington Nationals9Arizona Diamondbacks1BoxStephen StrasburgTrevor Cahill(none)
Cincinnati Reds10Chicago Cubs8BoxHomer BaileyJustin GermanoAroldis Chapman
Milwaukee Brewers3Houston Astros4BoxWilton LopezJohn Axford(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Miami Marlins2BoxClayton KershawMark BuehrleKenley Jansen
Atlanta Braves4New York Mets0BoxPaul MaholmMatt Harvey(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxRoy HalladayBarret BrowningJonathan Papelbon
San Diego Padres9Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxBrad BrachTony WatsonHuston Street
Colorado Rockies3San Francisco Giants0BoxTyler ChatwoodTim LincecumRafael Betancourt

Standings as of 2012-08-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Baltimore Orioles1136350.558--473520-4732-2431-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards493019.612
236New York Yankees1126250.5540.55544579735-2127-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II503317.660
3611Tampa Bay Rays1126052.5362.54604253534-2526-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field503020.600
41123Boston Red Sox1145262.45611.55575263129-3423-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park481731.354
51225Toronto Blue Jays1125062.44612.5530537-727-2523-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre502327.460
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Detroit Tigers1136350.558--5264972936-2027-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park492524.510
247Chicago White Sox1116150.5501.05214586334-2227-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field512427.471
3916Kansas City Royals1125755.5095.5465523-5828-2529-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium501535.300
41017Cleveland Indians1135756.5046.0479577-9831-2626-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field491138.224
51428Minnesota Twins1124666.41116.5505581-7621-3525-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field502030.400
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Los Angeles Angels1136152.540--5304834729-2432-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim492821.571
2712Texas Rangers1115952.5321.05684927632-2427-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington513417.667
3813Oakland Athletics1125854.5182.54524223032-2826-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum20614.300
41327Seattle Mariners1144767.41214.5449463-1425-2922-38L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field482820.583
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Washington Nationals1136845.602--4943969832-2236-23W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park493019.612
2614Atlanta Braves1125854.5189.55214477429-2929-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field503614.720
3715New York Mets1135855.51310.0497516-1929-2729-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field491633.327
4818Miami Marlins1135756.50411.0420513-9331-2426-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park491237.245
51020Philadelphia Phillies1125359.47314.5462497-3528-2925-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park502822.560
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cincinnati Reds1136548.575--4884226635-2130-27L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark493217.653
233Pittsburgh Pirates1126448.5710.54674363133-2131-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park501535.300
3919St. Louis Cardinals1135558.48710.05524539932-2523-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III493316.673
41222Milwaukee Brewers1115160.45913.0502510-832-2719-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park513219.627
51426Chicago Cubs1114764.42317.0412498-8627-2620-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field511437.275
61630Houston Astros1144371.37722.5428577-14928-2915-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad MillsJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park481236.250
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Los Angeles Dodgers1136251.549--4384221632-2630-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium492425.490
2510San Francisco Giants1136152.5401.04714462532-2429-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park493316.673
31121Arizona Diamondbacks1135360.4699.05124743827-2826-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field492821.571
41324San Diego Padres1145163.44711.5434487-5327-3024-33W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park482523.521
51529Colorado Rockies1104565.40915.5516628-11225-3320-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field521933.365


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Ryan Kalishrf24.135Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Optioned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Scott Podsednikcf-lf36.145Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Ryan Sweeneyrf27.171Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Paul Konerko1b36.158Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-7 Concussion
Derek LoweSP39.070-Released by Indians
Brandon McCarthySP29.034Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Activated from DL
Alberto Gonzalezss29.114Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Designated for assignment
Mark LoweRP29.064Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Activated from DL
Scott RichmondP32.346Toronto Blue JaysLas Vegas (AAA)Designated for assignment
Fernando Martinezlf23.304Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Drew BeuerleinC24.210Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Jose MartinezIF26.198Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Jayson HernandezC23.342Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Brian JerolomanC27.092Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Pablo Sandoval1b25.364San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+) for rehab
Jamie JohnsonCF25.106Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Zach Gentile2B25.282Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Wendell FairleyLF24.146San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Activated from DL
Jerry Sandsrf24.317Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Art Charles1B21.273Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Art Charles1B21.273Toronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)Assigned to Vancouver (A-)
Drew HeidLF-RF24.240Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Landis WareSS-2B23.306Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Chris Peters2B-SS23.224Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Joel GalarragaC30.143Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Enrique HernandezLF20.352Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Andrew AplinOF21.142Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Reggie WilliamsOF22.329St. Louis CardinalsBatavia (A-)Activated from restricted list
Roberto De La Cruz3B21.273Colorado RockiesTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Henry Moreno1B23.065Kansas City RoyalsBurlington (Rk)Assigned to Burlington (Rk)
Delino Deshields2B19.359Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Dudley Leonora2B20.239Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Dwight SmithOF19.288Toronto Blue JaysBluefield (Rk)Assigned to Bluefield (Rk)
Dwight SmithOF19.288Toronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)Assigned to Vancouver (A-)
Gregory LorenzoCF21.071Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Jose FernandezSS19.082Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)Assigned to Greeneville (Rk)
Jorge SolerOF20.167Chicago CubsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Brett BrachP24.134Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Billy BullockP24.165Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Pedro FelicianoP35.350New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk) for rehab
Roberto HernandezP31.345Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Shaun MarcumP30.239Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A) for rehab
Jair JurrjensRP26.193Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab
Juan AbreuP27.124Toronto Blue JaysLas Vegas (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Astros
Alan OaksP24.128Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Anthony SlamaP28.217Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Jonathan JosephP24.085Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)Assigned to Stockton (A+)
Adrian RosarioP22.314New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Casey KellyP22.310San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Luis SanzC24.265Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Geoff ParkerP23.141Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Assigned to Modesto (A+)
Boone WhitingP22.355St. Louis CardinalsQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Ian KrolP21.093Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Austin MaddoxC21.089Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Kyle KrausP-IF22.203Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Ryan FennellP22.109Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)
Gerardo OlivaresC23.361Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Jose PasenP22.083St. Louis CardinalsBatavia (A-)Activated from restricted list
Ryan HafnerP20.262Pittsburgh PiratesState College (A-)Assigned to State College (A-)
Kylin TurnbullP22.332Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Nationals (Rk) for rehab
Tyler MackP21.341Kansas City RoyalsBurlington (Rk)
Willy PaulinoP22.050St. Louis CardinalsJohnson City (Rk)Assigned to Johnson City (Rk)
Matt Mangini1B26.232-Released by Rays
Uber PazP21.098Released by Padres
Ryan Cuneo1B23.304Released by Cubs