Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Tuesday September 18,2012This 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 2012-09-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers3Los Angeles Angels11BoxJered WeaverRyan Dempster(none)
Minnesota Twins6Cleveland Indians5BoxTyler RobertsonScott MaineGlen Perkins
Oakland Athletics2Detroit Tigers12BoxDarin DownsA.J. Griffin(none)
Chicago White Sox3Kansas City Royals2BoxGavin FloydLuke HochevarAddison Reed
Baltimore Orioles4Seattle Mariners2BoxTommy HunterLucas LuetgeJim Johnson
Boston Red Sox7Tampa Bay Rays5BoxFelix DoubrontKyle FarnsworthAndrew Bailey
San Diego Padres2Arizona Diamondbacks3BoxIan KennedyEric StultsJ.J. Putz
Cincinnati Reds3Chicago Cubs1BoxHomer BaileyJustin GermanoJonathan Broxton
Atlanta Braves3Miami Marlins4BoxHeath BellCory Gearrin(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxYovani GallardoA.J. Burnett(none)
Colorado Rockies3San Francisco Giants6BoxTim LincecumJeff Francis(none)
Houston Astros1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxKyle LohseFernando AbadJason Motte

Standings as of 2012-09-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Baltimore Orioles1488662.581--650662-1245-2941-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1477.500
247New York Yankees1468165.5554.07046079745-2736-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II16142.875
3814Tampa Bay Rays1487672.51410.06135446941-3235-40L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field141401.000
41225Boston Red Sox1496683.44320.5699716-1734-4232-41W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park13310.231
51326Toronto Blue Jays1456382.43421.5653690-3735-3928-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre17107.588
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Chicago White Sox1478265.558--6946177747-2735-38W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field15312.200
269Detroit Tigers1477968.5373.06666184846-2633-42L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park1596.600
3916Kansas City Royals1477374.4979.0622666-4439-3434-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium15-116-.067
41023Cleveland Indians1486781.45315.5591771-18036-3731-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Manny ActaChris AntonettiProgressive Field14113.071
51429Minnesota Twins1485989.39923.5652771-11928-4731-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1477.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Oakland Athletics1478265.558--6225527042-3340-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum-15-183
258Los Angeles Angels1488266.5540.57096317839-3443-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1477.500
3710Texas Rangers1477869.5314.074963411543-3135-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington151501.000
41124Seattle Mariners1496782.45016.0563600-3737-3730-45L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1385.615
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Washington Nationals1468660.589--65352512844-2742-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park16124.750
2613Atlanta Braves1497772.51710.56575748340-3537-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1317-41.308
3715Philadelphia Phillies1487474.50013.0624630-640-3534-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1477.500
41019Miami Marlins1497277.48315.5579671-9239-3533-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park13-316-.231
51120New York Mets1477176.48315.5595647-5233-3938-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field15312.200
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1488860.595--6305508046-2942-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1495.643
2511Pittsburgh Pirates1477671.51711.5604614-1039-3437-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park15312.200
3817Milwaukee Brewers1477374.49714.57076604744-3129-43W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park15105.667
41221St. Louis Cardinals1487177.48017.06986128641-3230-45W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1417-31.214
51528Chicago Cubs1486187.41227.0566682-11635-3826-49L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field14014.000
61630Houston Astros1485791.38531.0535744-20936-3921-52L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony DeFrancescoJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park14-216-.143
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133San Francisco Giants1488761.588--6506014943-3044-31W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1477.500
2412Los Angeles Dodgers1477671.51710.55745581638-3738-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium15105.667
3918San Diego Padres1487276.48615.0598637-3939-3633-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park14410.286
41322Arizona Diamondbacks1476879.46318.56496183134-3934-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field15132.867
51427Colorado Rockies1476384.42923.5696800-10436-3827-46L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field15114.067


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Colby LewisP33.047Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract extension thru 2013 ($2m)
Yunel Escobarss29.320Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Suspended 3 games for inappropriate eyeblack