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Games on 2013-08-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros10Chicago White Sox8BoxDavid MartinezAddison ReedJordan Lyles
Oakland Athletics8Detroit Tigers6BoxA.J. GriffinJose AlvarezGrant Balfour
Tampa Bay Rays1Kansas City Royals11BoxJeremy GuthrieJeremy Hellickson(none)
Texas Rangers8Seattle Mariners3BoxTravis BlackleyJoe Saunders(none)
New York Yankees2Toronto Blue Jays5BoxR.A. DickeyPhil HughesCasey Janssen
San Diego Padres1Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxBrandon McCarthyTyson Ross(none)
San Francisco Giants1Colorado Rockies6BoxJuan NicasioBarry Zito(none)
Chicago Cubs2Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxZack GreinkeJake Arrieta(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2New York Mets1BoxCliff LeeZack WheelerJonathan Papelbon
Cincinnati Reds6St. Louis Cardinals8BoxCarlos MartinezManny ParraEdward Mujica

Standings as of 2013-08-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Boston Red Sox1327755.583--66153912240-2337-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park302010.667
248Tampa Bay Rays1297455.5741.55745225243-2431-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field341816.529
3712Baltimore Orioles1297059.5435.56205705038-2932-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards331518.455
4813New York Yankees1316962.5277.5520527-738-2731-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II311615.516
51223Toronto Blue Jays1325973.44718.0589642-5332-3227-41W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre301515.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Detroit Tigers1317754.588--66849717141-2436-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim LeylandDave DombrowskiComerica Park311615.516
2611Cleveland Indians1307159.5465.55955544140-2631-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field322111.656
3915Kansas City Royals1306664.50810.55244992535-3331-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium322012.625
41325Minnesota Twins1295772.44219.0510588-7828-3329-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field33924.273
51428Chicago White Sox1305476.41522.5492562-7030-3424-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field32923.281
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Texas Rangers1317655.580--5955167938-2738-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington321517.469
259Oakland Athletics1307357.5622.55735145939-2534-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum32239.719
31019Seattle Mariners1305971.45416.5511610-9931-3628-35L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Eric WedgeJack ZduriencikSafeco Field321220.375
41121Los Angeles Angels1295871.45017.0579611-3231-3727-34W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim332013.606
51530Houston Astros1304486.33831.5514690-17621-4423-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park32725.219
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1307852.600--57344712644-1834-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field321814.563
2716Washington Nationals1306565.50013.0509529-2036-2929-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Davey JohnsonMichael RizzoNationals Park322111.656
3918Philadelphia Phillies1316071.45818.5498600-10235-3125-40W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park311318.419
41122New York Mets1295871.45019.5509552-4326-3732-34L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field331617.485
51529Miami Marlins1294980.38028.5415524-10929-3920-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondMichael HillMarlins Park331320.394
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
132St. Louis Cardinals1317754.588--63948815140-2437-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III312011.645
245Pittsburgh Pirates1307654.5850.55064565042-2234-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park321814.563
3510Cincinnati Reds1327458.5613.55694828741-2433-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerWalt JockettyGreat American Ballpark301614.533
41326Milwaukee Brewers1305773.43819.5514570-5630-3527-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park321715.531
51427Chicago Cubs1315576.42022.0509562-5325-4130-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dale SveumJed HoyerWrigley Field311120.355
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2013 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1317754.588--5304745639-2738-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium311516.484
2614Arizona Diamondbacks1306763.5159.55635451837-2630-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field321418.438
3817Colorado Rockies1336271.46616.0573586-1337-2725-44W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field291217.414
41020San Diego Padres1315972.45018.0502590-8836-3223-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park311714.548
51224San Francisco Giants1315873.44319.0495583-8833-3525-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park311813.581


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Chris WallaceC25.121Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Activated from DL
Dustin RichardsonP29.230Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Activated from DL
Johan LimontaRF-1B30.022San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Activated from DL
Gabe Jacobo1B26.134Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from DL
Bobby CoyleLF-RF24.173Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from DL
Tyler ClarkP24.234Detroit TigersErie (AA)Activated from DL
Chang-Yong LimP37.083Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Activated from DL
Tucker DonahueP22.364Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Activated from DL
Matt IannazzoP23.237Chicago CubsKane County (A)Activated from DL
Kerry DoaneP22.357Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Activated from DL
Rich Poythress1B26.015Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Activated from DL
Pete HisseyCF23.221Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Aaron LoupRP25.251Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Reinstated from Paternity Leave list
Chien-Ming WangSP33.148Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Preston ClaiborneRP25.218New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Derek JeterSS39.061New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Ryan Howard1b33.281Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Pete OrrLF-3B34.079Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Contract purchased from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Casper Wellscf28.276Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-15 Vision complications
Daric Barton1B28.010Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Contract purchased from Sacramento (AAA)
Pat NeshekRP32.356Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Josh Reddickrf26.188Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-15 Sprained right wrist [While striking out]
Evan ScribnerRP28.038Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Sacramento (AAA)
Franklin GutierrezRF30.186Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Activated from DL
Aaron HarangSP35.109Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Anthony BassRP25.299San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from Tucson (AAA)
Brad BrachRP27.136San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Optioned to Tucson (AAA)
Jaff Deckerlf23.184San Diego PadresTucson (AAA)Optioned to Tucson (AAA)
Reymond FuentesCF22.195San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Contract purchased from Tucson (AAA)
Eric Chavez3B35.262Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Activated from DL
Matt Davidson3b22.153Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Optioned to Reno (AAA)
Tuffy Gosewischc30.009Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Optioned to Reno (AAA)
Miguel MonteroC31.048Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Activated from DL
Edinson VolquezSP30.054Released by Padres
Willie Bloomquistss35.272Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA) for rehab
Dusty ColemanSS26.128Oakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Jeff HowellC30.147Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Miguel AbreuSS-3B28.285Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Audy Ciriaco3B26.071Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Tyler LaTorreC30.126San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Trent MummeyCF24.233Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Jake BrownIF23.192Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Diomedes LopezC24.208Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Adolfo ReinaC23.216Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Dominic FicocielloSS21.138Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Chantz MackOF22.114Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Logan VickIF-OF22.308Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Claudio CustodioSS22.300New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Erik Gonzalez3B21.361Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Ricky GingrasC 22.312Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Danny Masiello21.251San Diego PadresEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Stefen HendersonOF-P21.228Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)
Dariel AlvarezOF24.292Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)
Henry CastilloSS18.261Chicago CubsArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Fernery Ozuna2B17.291Chicago CubsArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Richard UrenaSS17.182Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Daniel BardRP28.062Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Dean KiekheferP24.080St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Jhan MarinezRP25.014Chicago White SoxBristol (Rk)Assigned to Bristol (Rk) for rehab
Alfredo AcevesRP30.261Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Kevin ThomasP27.049St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Zach VarceP24.255New York YankeesTampa (A+)
Jesse HahnP24.027Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Rays (Rk)
Kyle LloydP22.314San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Sam AlvisOF21.076Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Charles BasfordP23.041Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Anderson PlacidoP19.336Arizona DiamondbacksMissoula (Rk)