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Games on 2014-04-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees14Boston Red Sox5BoxCC SabathiaFelix Doubront(none)
Kansas City Royals1Cleveland Indians5BoxCorey KluberBruce Chen(none)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers7BoxMax ScherzerJose QuintanaJoe Nathan
Oakland Athletics10Houston Astros1BoxScott KazmirBrett Oberholtzer(none)
Minnesota Twins9Tampa Bay Rays7BoxRicky NolascoErik BedardGlen Perkins
Baltimore Orioles11Toronto Blue Jays4BoxBud NorrisBrett Cecil(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks5Chicago Cubs2BoxMike BolsingerEdwin JacksonAddison Reed
Philadelphia Phillies7Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxMike AdamsBrian Wilson(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1New York Mets4BoxBartolo ColonLance LynnDaisuke Matsuzaka
Cincinnati Reds2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxTony CingraniBrandon CumptonJonathan Broxton
San Diego Padres4Washington Nationals3BoxAlex TorresCraig StammenHuston Street

Standings as of 2014-04-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135New York Yankees22139.591--999726-37-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1407169.507
2610Baltimore Orioles211110.5241.51029844-47-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1418556.603
3815Toronto Blue Jays221111.5002.0999814-57-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1407268.514
41223Tampa Bay Rays221012.4553.0939217-73-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1406773.479
51325Boston Red Sox231013.4353.589106-175-85-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1396178.439
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Detroit Tigers19118.579--828029-52-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park1437964.552
2511Minnesota Twins211110.5241.011610975-46-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1415982.418
3718Cleveland Indians221111.5001.59399-67-64-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1407466.529
4919Chicago White Sox231112.4782.0125126-16-45-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1396277.446
51020Kansas City Royals211011.4762.07581-66-34-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1417962.560
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics22148.636--10468366-68-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1407466.529
213Texas Rangers22148.636--9495-19-45-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1405387.379
31121Los Angeles Angels211011.4763.511293193-67-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1418853.624
41427Seattle Mariners21813.3815.57683-73-55-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1417962.560
51529Houston Astros23716.3047.568112-443-84-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1396376.453
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Atlanta Braves21147.667--7953266-38-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1416576.461
259New York Mets221210.5452.58690-46-76-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1406773.479
3813Washington Nationals231211.5223.098100-27-75-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park1398455.604
41016Philadelphia Phillies221111.5003.594106-124-57-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1406278.443
51124Miami Marlins221012.4554.59888109-41-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park1406773.479
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Brewers22166.727--9170217-59-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1406674.471
2712St. Louis Cardinals231211.5224.5807284-28-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1397861.561
3917Cincinnati Reds221111.5005.09072184-57-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1406575.464
41326Pittsburgh Pirates23914.3917.59095-56-83-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1397960.568
51428Chicago Cubs21714.3338.57991-125-82-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field1416675.468
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Los Angeles Dodgers22139.591--908285-78-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium1408159.579
248San Francisco Giants221210.5451.0938945-47-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1407664.543
3614Colorado Rockies231211.5221.5126108188-44-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1395485.388
41222San Diego Padres221012.4553.06172-116-64-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park1406773.479
51530Arizona Diamondbacks25718.2807.593150-571-116-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field1375780.416


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Neil RamirezP24.334Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from minors
Zac RosscupP25.319Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Justin Ruggianocf32.012Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)DL-15 Strained left hamstring
Brandon CumptonSP25.159Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
Jared HughesRP28.294Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Optioned to minors
Roger Kieschnicklf27.093Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Recalled from minors
Mark Trumbo1b28.098Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)DL-15 Stress fracture, right foot
Brandon KintzlerRP29.266Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Activated from DL
Shane Victorinorf33.145Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Dean Anna2B27.151New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Optioned to minors
Bruce BillingsP28.157New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Shane GreeneP25.158New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from minors
Ivan NovaSP27.102New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Michael PinedaP25.096New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Suspended 10 games for being caught applying pine tar to the baseball while pitching
Cole Gillespierf29.308Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Gordon Beckham2b27.220Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Eric AguileraOF23.295Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Tony AmezcuaP22.333Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)Assigned to Dayton (A)
Drew AndersonP 20.033Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Dean Anna2B27.151New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jeff AntiguaP23.305Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Dustin AntolinP24.258Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from disabled list
Lucas BaileyC23.044Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Sean BlackP26.001Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)Assigned to Bakersfield (A+)
Randy BooneP29.261Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from disabled list
Arquimedes CamineroRP26.313Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Preston ClaiborneRP26.094New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Joel De La CruzP24.319New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Josh EasleyP23.136Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Joel EffertzP23.209Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Jimmy GillheeneyP26.168Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)Assigned to Jackson (AA)
Tyler Greene2b30.251San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Trevor Gretzky1B21.222Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)Assigned to Burlington (A)
Brian Hernandez3B25.150Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Nick HillP29.084Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jared HughesRP28.294Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Jeff IbarraP26.250San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Activated from disabled list
Brian JerolomanC28.349Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Charles LeesmanSP27.045Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Jake LemmermanSS24.355San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Pat LightP23.026Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Brandon MannP29.343Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Casey McElroy2B24.117San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Ruben MejiaP22.061San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Brad MeyersP28.223Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Nick Noonan2B24.355San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Trent OeltjenRF31.055Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Andy Otamendi21.344Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Ramon OviedoP23.274Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Blake ParkerRP28.309Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Brooks PinckardP25.252Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Chris RearickP26.141San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Oderman Rocha21.168Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Jorge Rodriguez22.131Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+)
Wilking RodriguezP24.053Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
B.J. RosenbergRP28.219Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Lance RymelC 23.357Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)Activated from disabled list
Clay SchraderP23.361Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Troy ScribnerP22.297Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Ross SeatonP24.218Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Layne SomsenP24.323Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)Assigned to Bakersfield (A+)
Kurt SpomerP24.288Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Tyler WaldronP24.358Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Alex WilsonRP27.172Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Jake Elmore2b26.314Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Sent to minors for rehabilitation
Brock Holt2b25.317Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Optioned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Michael PinedaP25.096New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Started serving suspension
Andres BlancoSS30.013Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Cameron RuppC25.208Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Chris BootcheckRP35.182Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
John ElyP27.342Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Christian Marrero1B27.268Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Deolis GuerraP25.007Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Kevin ThomasP27.290Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Stephen McCrayP26.201Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Austin KirkP23.337Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Joe De Pinto2B25.021Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jorge SolerRF22.059Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Luis SierraC26.276Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Austin SchottsOF 20.220Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Injured
Austin ElkinsIF23.124Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)DL-7 Injured
Cody LivesayOF20.292Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
Francois LafreniereP23.326Announced retirement
Jack Mayfield2B23.206Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)DL-7 Injured
Zach GreenSS 20.048Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Zac ReiningerP21.086Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Injured
Jordan SwagertyP24.284St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Assignment unknown
Jose De PaulaP26.051San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Assignment unknown
Kyle HigashiokaC24.004New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Assignment unknown
Kyle ZimmerP22.224Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Assignment unknown
Mark WilliamsP24.255Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Mason RadekeP23.315Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Assignment unknown
Mauricio CabreraP20.214Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Chris CostantinoP22.199Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)