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Games on 2012-09-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles6BoxJoe SaundersZach StewartJim Johnson
Tampa Bay Rays6Chicago White Sox2BoxDavid PriceJose Quintana(none)
Kansas City Royals3Cleveland Indians15BoxZach McAllisterLuke Hochevar(none)
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins1BoxPhil CokeJared BurtonJose Valverde
Seattle Mariners2Oakland Athletics5BoxSean DoolittleShawn KelleyGrant Balfour
Los Angeles Angels5Texas Rangers4BoxGarrett RichardsJoe NathanErnesto Frieri
Los Angeles Angels7Texas Rangers8BoxDerek HollandErvin SantanaJoe Nathan
New York Yankees9Toronto Blue Jays6BoxBoone LoganDarren Oliver(none)
Chicago Cubs7Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxChris RusinBryan Shaw(none)
New York Mets2Atlanta Braves6BoxKris MedlenJenrry MejiaCraig Kimbrel
Colorado Rockies1Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxJosh BeckettJorge de la Rosa(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Miami Marlins1BoxCole HamelsNathan EovaldiJonathan Papelbon
Houston Astros7Milwaukee Brewers0BoxJordan LylesMichael Fiers(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxSean MarshallJoel HanrahanAroldis Chapman
San Francisco Giants7San Diego Padres5BoxShane LouxHuston StreetSergio Romo
Washington Nationals4St. Louis Cardinals10BoxLance LynnRoss Detwiler(none)

Standings as of 2012-09-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Baltimore Orioles1599366.585--7076961149-3244-34W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards303.000
258New York Yankees1598772.5476.077666111548-3039-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II38-52.667
3813Tampa Bay Rays1598376.52210.068857211644-3439-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field37-42.333
41023Toronto Blue Jays1597188.44722.0704775-7138-4033-48L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre321.667
51326Boston Red Sox1596891.42825.0727778-5135-4633-45L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineBen CheringtonFenway Park312.333
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Detroit Tigers1598970.560--7176635454-2735-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park3-14-.333
2610Chicago White Sox1598574.5354.07256725350-3135-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaKenny WilliamsU.S. Cellular Field303.000
3916Kansas City Royals1598079.5039.0669737-6844-3436-45W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium3-811-2.667
41124Cleveland Indians1597188.44718.0663822-15938-4033-48L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AlomarChris AntonettiProgressive Field3-36-1.000
51429Minnesota Twins1596396.39626.0692820-12830-5133-45L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field3301.000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
245Oakland Athletics1598970.560--6946058945-3344-37W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum-27-25-2
126Los Angeles Angels1598970.560--7586778144-3745-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim303.000
3711Texas Rangers1598475.5285.079968811146-3538-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington39-63.000
41225Seattle Mariners1597089.44019.0597642-4539-3931-50L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field35-21.667
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Washington Nationals1599366.585--72258913346-3247-34W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park35-21.667
249Atlanta Braves1598574.5358.069459310145-3640-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field39-63.000
3715Philadelphia Phillies1598079.50313.0679671842-3938-40W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie ManuelRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park312.333
4817New York Mets1597980.49714.0641700-5940-4139-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field3-58-1.667
51321Miami Marlins1597386.45920.0600715-11540-3833-48L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ozzie GuillenMarlins Park3-47-1.333
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cincinnati Reds1599564.597--6645828249-3246-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark321.667
2614Milwaukee Brewers1598178.50914.07617204145-3336-45L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park321.667
3918Pittsburgh Pirates1597881.49117.0644668-2440-3838-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park312.333
41019St. Louis Cardinals1597782.48418.075964311643-3534-47L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III311-83.667
51528Chicago Cubs1596495.40331.0608749-14136-4228-53W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field3-36-1.000
61630Houston Astros1596297.39033.0573789-21639-4223-55W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony DeFrancescoJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park3-710-2.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2012 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants1599564.597--7116387349-3246-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park3-14-.333
2512Los Angeles Dodgers1598475.52811.06265903641-3743-38W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium321.667
31120San Diego Padres1597683.47819.0638695-5741-4035-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park303.000
41222Arizona Diamondbacks1597386.45922.07236764737-4136-45L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field38-52.667
51427Colorado Rockies1596891.42827.0746879-13341-4027-51L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim TracyDaniel O'DowdCoors Field3-47-1.333


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Brahiam MaldonadoOF27.012Released by Dodgers
Drew Hillman3B23.149Released by Phillies
David Medina1B-LF23.272Released by Cardinals
Archie GilbertLF29.084Released by Diamondbacks
Adam BaileyLF-RF24.208Granted free agency
Beau Mills1B26.046Granted free agency
Brian Friday2B-SS26.288Released by Braves
Carlos RojasSS-3B28.263Released by Orioles
Chris HicksP25.225Released by Astros
Chris McConnellSS26.286Released by Nationals
Cole St. ClairP26.062Granted free agency
Erik TurgeonP25.189Released by Pirates
Jonathan TuckerCF29.090Released by Nationals
Ryan EigstiC27.037Released by Royals
Christopher WilsonP25.307Released by Giants
Craig BennigsonP25.193Released by Rockies
Luke Anders1B25.363Released by Giants
Andrew SmithP23.329Released by Angels
Corey MaddenP28.184Released by Marlins
Edgar Corcino3B20.115Released by Tigers
Brandon BrownC21.117Released by Marlins
Ben Thomas1B23.119Released by Giants
Brian McConkey1B23.287Released by Marlins
Bryant GeorgeP24.075Released by Angels
Chris Duffy1B24.288Released by Phillies
Dan BurkhartC23.284Released by Giants
Dawerd CruzP23.297Released by Yankees
Frank DeJiulioP23.039Released by Angels
Gabriel PurroyC20.167Released by Tigers
Graham JohnsonP22.352Released by Marlins
Grant HogueRF26.096Released by Astros
Helder Velazquez1B-3B23.351Released by Rockies
JP RamirezLF23.001Released by Nationals
Jeremiah MeinersP24.045Released by Astros
Joel TamaresP22.048Released by Marlins
Jordan RobertsP26.268Released by Dodgers
Jose RodriguezP22.006Released by Marlins
Justice FrenchP23.059Released by Reds
Kevin DavidC24.173Released by Royals
Kurtis MullerCF-RF23.085Released by Reds
Kyle AllenP22.230Released by Mets
Lucas LeBlancRF-LF23.146Released by Red Sox
Luis Piterson2B22.112Released by Royals
Matt BashoreP24.177Released by Yankees
Maverick LaskerP22.225Released by Brewers
Max RussellP24.009Released by Angels
Melvin MercedesP23.033Released by Yankees
Michael PerichtC24.130Released by Dodgers
Mike WolfordP23.129Released by Rockies
Moises RivasP21.350Released by Phillies
Nick GraffeoP24.291Released by Royals
Porfirio MartinezP22.305Released by Reds
Reggie KeenCF24.261Released by Brewers
Rhett StaffordLF23.213Released by Athletics
Ryan Pineda2B-3B23.166Released by Athletics
Stalin GersonP24.035Released by Reds
Steven Liddle1B-RF24.311Released by Twins
Stosh WawrzasekP22.031Released by Brewers
Trey Ford3B22.067Released by Phillies
Tucker JensenP23.058Released by Blue Jays
Yunior De JesusP24.008Released by Mariners
Alex FuselierRF-LF23.017Released by Pirates
Alex KreisP23.123Released by Nationals
Blake MascarelloP23.097Released by Phillies
Bobby LucasP25.049Released by Nationals
Braden KapteynP23.002Released by Red Sox
Brandon BerlP24.174Released by Blue Jays
Brandon Brown2B25.064Released by Mets
Brandon LodgeP24.058Released by Angels
Brandon ParrentP22.078Released by White Sox
Bryce OrtegaSS24.008Released by Nationals
Caleb BushyheadIF23.059Released by Angels
Carlos GeorgeSS23.236Released by Brewers
Chance SossamonP22.346Released by Rangers
Chris Peters2B-SS23.275Released by Blue Jays
Christopher HannaP20.207Released by Rangers
Colin Kaline2B23.157Released by Tigers
Daniel PetittiC24.141Released by Athletics
Daniel SarriaP24.243Released by Padres
Dave FilakP22.310Released by Braves
Demondre ArnoldP20.196Released by Giants
Drew MartinezCF23.179Released by Angels
Emmanuel QuilesC22.339Released by Brewers
Gary ApelianRF22.008Released by Cardinals
Gaspar SantiagoP23.007Released by Giants
Jared WestP24.062Released by Mets
Jason McCrackenP21.026Released by Orioles
Jesse Bosnik3B24.069Released by Dodgers
Joel CamineroCF-RF22.341Released by Rays
Julio AparicioLF-RF22.269Released by Royals
Kable HogbenP22.086Released by Diamondbacks
Keith BilodeauP23.013Released by Giants
Kevin JacobP23.188Released by Orioles
Logan ChitwoodP23.186Released by Athletics
Logan OdomP23.059Released by Angels
Lucas O'RearP23.310Released by Reds
Matt RiceC23.145Released by Rays
Matthew GrahamP22.152Released by Giants
Michael GallicRF-LF23.158Released by Padres
Michael WhiteP23.019Released by Brewers
Mike JeffersonP23.061Released by Pirates
Nate EppleyP23.337Released by Athletics
Pedro GuerraP22.264Released by Yankees
Pedro MendozaSS-2B21.142Released by Marlins
Rinku SinghP24.053Released by Pirates
Roberto De La Cruz3B21.324Released by Cardinals
Scott ZuloagaP23.010Announced retirement
Stephen MalcolmSS22.174Released by Phillies
Taylor ReidP23.114Released by Rockies
Tyler HessP24.032Released by Giants
Tyler WilsonP22.280Released by Red Sox
William OliverP25.088Released by Yankees
Yari SosaP22.000Released by Phillies
Yunier CastilloSS23.138Released by Cardinals
Zach JonesC23.333Released by Diamondbacks
Adam McConnellSS22.249Released by Diamondbacks
Blake MonarP23.106Released by Nationals
Brandon PlotzP21.131Released by Mariners
Brett WeibleyIF23.270Released by Rangers
Cameron EdmanC-1B24.105Announced retirement
Chris DennisP23.183Released by Rockies
Dalton FriendP 22.088Released by Pirates
Delvin PerezP21.230Released by Phillies
Dustin WardP22.215Released by Orioles
Eric FedericoP25.026Released by Rockies
Eric PhillipsSS22.076Released by Blue Jays
Felix Gonzalez3B22.179Released by Rays
Goose Kallunki1B-3B22.335Released by Padres
Guy EdmondsC19.198Released by Rangers
Izaac GarsezOF 22.249Released by Cubs
J.C. MennaP23.280Released by Athletics
Jack DuffeyP20.165Released by Tigers
Jacob HouseIF-OF23.095Released by Diamondbacks
Jarod BerggrenRF-LF22.334Released by Rockies
Jesse FernandezP22.249Released by Orioles
Jin-Young KimP20.167Released by Cubs
John PetersP23.107Announced retirement
Kyle OttosonP22.081Released by Padres
Luis BastardoP22.139Released by Red Sox
Luis CortezSS20.266Released by Tigers
Marcos ReynaP22.330Released by Mariners
Mark GintherSS22.300Announced retirement
Matthew SistoP22.329Released by Phillies
Miguel Marte1B23.032Released by Athletics
Mitch NilssonC21.129Released by Indians
Rafael DiplanP20.339Released by Cubs
Reggie WilliamsOF23.015Released by Cardinals
Reinier RoibalP23.254Released by Giants
Richie Palase2B 22.044Released by Mariners
Rodarrick JonesLF22.061Released by Pirates
Tucker FrawleyC23.121Released by Blue Jays
Tyler Bream3B-1B21.337Released by Diamondbacks
Tyler GaffneyRF-CF21.163Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Placed on restricted list (Playing Football)
Zack BreaultP23.298Released by Blue Jays
Anthony RenteriaSS23.031Released by Padres
Burny MitchemP23.174Released by Cardinals
David RemediosC25.095Released by Yankees
Donovan DrakeP24.001Released by Braves
Kevin Berard2B20.302Released by Brewers
Luke GoodgionP 23.084Released by Rays
Miles Walding3B23.195Released by Cubs
Nick DelGuidice3B-SS23.121Released by Royals
Ricardo LizcanoRF-LF22.032Released by Cardinals
Ryan FennellP22.160Released by Rangers
Alfredo Patino2B19.135Released by Royals
Alfredo UnzueP27.045Released by Dodgers
Aliaksei LukashevichP18.121Released by Pirates
Amaury CapellanRF20.000Released by Cardinals
Andres Martinez3B20.248Released by Brewers
Andy SantanaP21.299Released by Nationals
Blake AmaralOF 21.334Announced retirement
Bubu Garcia3B18.197Released by Cubs
Carlos BestP21.260Released by Phillies
Carlos CedenoP22.073Released by Rays
Carlos RamosP21.330Released by Reds
Carlos Valenzuela2B22.012Released by Phillies
Christian DiazRF-LF19.077Released by Giants
Christian KeeneOF 19.195Released by Marlins
Cory EmbreeRF20.080Released by Dodgers
Daniel PellegrinoC23.332Released by Orioles
Darwin CastilloP19.338Released by Royals
David HenrieP21.255Released by Cubs
Deivi MejiaC22.331Released by Brewers
Deivy EstradaP20.039Released by Blue Jays
Eldred BarnettCF23.151Released by Giants
Elroy UrbinaP23.070Released by Cubs
Fernando PerezSS21.295Released by Yankees
Francisco SilvaSS-2B21.141Released by Phillies
Gregory PenaRF-CF20.289Released by Dodgers
Hugo DuarteP22.266Released by Rays
Hunter HaynesP 18.230Released by Royals
J.J. EthelC23.131Announced retirement
James SneedCF20.222Released by Angels
Jared RayP23.217Released by Diamondbacks
Jared SpringerP24.075Released by Cardinals
Yefri SabaP21.023Released by Brewers
Jerico BlancoRF20.128Released by Royals
Joan GuerreroP21.251Released by Rays
Joe RobinsonP22.011Released by Dodgers
Joel PierceP19.283Released by Brewers
John KillenP22.041Released by Royals
Jonathan WeaverP22.133Released by Rays
Jose Soledad1B-3B20.070Released by Tigers
Jose ValdelamarLF22.263Released by Rangers
Joseph LopezP22.193Kansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)Placed on restricted list
Josh KennellyC18.233Released by Reds
Juan FranciscoP21.289Released by Brewers
Julio CarmonaP21.355Released by Blue Jays
Justin ThompsonP22.300Released by Diamondbacks
Kazuki NishijimaP23.214Released by Dodgers
Kelvin MentionOF20.225Released by Twins
Kevin Weijgertse1B-3B21.220Released by Mets
Kyle KoenemanIF24.035Announced retirement
Kyle Newton3B 22.089Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Placed on restricted list
Levi DeanP22.289Released by Mariners
Liam BedfordC19.140Released by Phillies
Luis GomezP24.290Released by Marlins
Luis HidalgoP21.255Released by Tigers
Luis Osorio2B21.178Released by Athletics
Malcolm DowellCF19.162Released by Brewers
Martires CadetP21.144Released by Pirates
Matt HillsingerOF22.170Released by Athletics
Matthew RecklingP23.190Announced retirement
Max FoodyP 19.111Released by Cardinals
Max MoralesP23.312Released by Royals
Orlando RamirezP20.149Released by Angels
Pedro SilvestreP22.342Released by Rays
Pedro TiradoP21.286Released by Rangers
Rainier BelloC20.121Released by Royals
Rashynol MichelRF-LF19.304Released by Mariners
Rey Duran1B23.061Released by Giants
Ricardo BetancourtP20.021Released by Red Sox
Riley WelchP22.018Released by Dodgers
Roberto CanacheP22.141Released by Cardinals
Ryan Fuller3b22.151Announced retirement
Stefan Jarrin2B22.034Released by Dodgers
Sully BonnellyP19.351Released by Red Sox
Tanner HamiltonP23.305Released by Cubs
Thomas MccarthyIF22.067Released by White Sox
Tony BryantLF20.261Released by Cardinals
Tony YorkP22.224Released by Cubs
Wilson LeeP20.293Released by Pirates
Yancarlos SantiagoP21.250Released by Angels
Zach EdgingtonP22.283Released by Giants
Zach ToneyP 23.194Announced retirement