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Games on 2014-04-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals5Baltimore Orioles0BoxYordano VenturaUbaldo Jimenez(none)
Tampa Bay Rays6Chicago White Sox9BoxMatt LindstromGrant Balfour(none)
Oakland Athletics12Houston Astros5BoxLuke GregersonJosh Fields(none)
Detroit Tigers10Minnesota Twins6BoxRick PorcelloKevin Correia(none)
Los Angeles Angels13New York Yankees1BoxC.J. WilsonHiroki Kuroda(none)
Texas Rangers5Seattle Mariners6BoxYoervis MedinaNeal CottsFernando Rodney
Boston Red Sox8Toronto Blue Jays1BoxJake PeavyMark Buehrle(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Arizona Diamondbacks5BoxJosh CollmenterFausto CarmonaAddison Reed
Cincinnati Reds4Atlanta Braves5BoxErvin SantanaHomer BaileyCraig Kimbrel
Colorado Rockies5Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxRex BrothersJamey WrightLaTroy Hawkins
Chicago Cubs2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxMatt GarzaCarlos VillanuevaFrancisco Rodriguez
Miami Marlins3New York Mets4BoxJeurys FamiliaSteve Cishek(none)
Cleveland Indians1San Francisco Giants5BoxTim HudsonCarlos Carrasco(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0St. Louis Cardinals1BoxShelby MillerGerrit ColeTrevor Rosenthal
San Diego Padres1Washington Nationals11BoxStephen StrasburgRobbie Erlin(none)

Standings as of 2014-04-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148New York Yankees231310.565--100110-106-47-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1397168.511
2915Baltimore Orioles221111.5001.5102103-14-57-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1408555.607
31118Toronto Blue Jays231112.4782.0100106-64-67-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre1397267.518
41222Boston Red Sox241113.4582.597107-105-86-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park1386078.435
51325Tampa Bay Rays231013.4353.099101-27-73-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field1396772.482
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Detroit Tigers20128.600--928669-53-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park1427864.549
4616Minnesota Twins221111.5002.012211935-56-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field1405981.421
2817Chicago White Sox241212.5002.013413227-45-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1386177.442
3714Kansas City Royals221111.5002.08081-16-35-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1407862.557
51021Cleveland Indians231112.4782.594104-107-64-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field1397465.532
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics23158.652--11673436-69-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1397366.525
224Texas Rangers23149.6091.099101-29-45-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1395386.381
3513Los Angeles Angels221111.5003.512594313-68-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim1408753.621
41426Seattle Mariners22913.4095.58288-64-55-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field1407862.557
51530Houston Astros24717.2928.573124-513-94-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1386375.457
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Atlanta Braves22157.682--8457277-38-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field1406476.457
247New York Mets231310.5652.59093-37-76-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1396673.475
3711Washington Nationals241311.5423.010910188-75-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park1388355.601
4919Philadelphia Phillies231112.4784.598111-134-57-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park1396277.446
51124Miami Marlins231013.4355.51019299-41-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park1396772.482
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Brewers23176.739--9672248-59-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park1396574.468
2610St. Louis Cardinals241311.5424.5817295-28-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1387761.558
31020Cincinnati Reds231112.4786.09477174-57-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark1396574.468
41327Pittsburgh Pirates24915.3758.59096-66-83-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1387959.572
51428Chicago Cubs22715.3189.58196-155-82-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field1406674.471
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Los Angeles Dodgers231310.565--948775-88-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium1398158.583
236San Francisco Giants231310.565--989086-47-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park1397564.540
3812Colorado Rockies241311.5420.5131112198-45-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field1385385.384
41223San Diego Padres231013.4353.06283-216-64-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJosh ByrnesPetco Park1396772.482
51529Arizona Diamondbacks26818.3086.598154-562-116-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field1365680.412


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Will Middlebrooks3b25.228Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Kevin QuackenbushP25.148San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Jace PetersonSS23.351San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Tommy Medica1B26.016San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Optioned to minors
Chase Headley3b29.351San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)DL-15 Strained right calf
Jose CisneroRP25.014Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from minors
Matt AlbersRP31.095Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)DL-15 Right shoulder tendinitis
Josh JohnsonSP30.085San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Alex Castellanoslf27.264San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Kevin Kouzmanoff3B32.274Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-15 Herniated disc
Adrian Beltre3b35.018Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Activated from DL
Lucas LuetgeRP27.060Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from minors
Jared HughesRP28.295Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from minors
Ed Lucas3b31.339Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Assigned to Jupiter (A+) for rehab
Chris MartinP27.327Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Chad BettisSP24.364Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Optioned to minors
Brett AndersonRP26.084Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Clayton KershawSP26.037Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Sent to minors for rehabilitation
Brian BixlerSS31.185San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Travis Ishikawa1b30.214San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Simon CastroRP26.016Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Rafael BetancourtRP38.362Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Ryan Rowland-SmithP31.089Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Hector NoesiRP27.089Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Rangers by White Sox
Manny Machado3b21.293Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Sent to minors for rehabilitation
Tim CollinsRP24.247Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Sent to minors for rehabilitation
Brandon AllenIF28.072New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Jake Bauers1B18.202San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Brian BixlerSS31.185San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Bobby Borchering1B-3B23.182Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Ryan BoresP23.197Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Silvino Bracho21.282Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Billy BucknerRP30.242San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Devin BurkeP23.064Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Assigned to Modesto (A+)
Jhoulys ChacinSP26.109Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA) for rehab
Ray Chang3B30.245Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Zane ChavezC27.116Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Chris CottonP23.155Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Cody CrabaughP23.121Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Eli EcharryP21.298Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+)
Alfredo FigaroRP29.292Milwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Edwin GarciaSS-2B23.055Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Tyler GlasnowP20.245Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Activated from disabled list
Mike GonzalezRP35.337Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Jack GrahamC 24.184Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Shawn HillP32.362Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Jared HughesRP28.295Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Travis Ishikawa1b30.214San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Chase JensenSS23.086San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Brian JerolomanC28.350Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Mycal JonesCF26.331Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Kevin KeyesRF25.041Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Barrett Kleinknecht3B-1B25.269Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Kameron LoeRP32.227Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
James McDonaldSS22.131Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Tommy Medica1B26.016San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Aderlin MejiaSS-2B21.348Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Assigned to Fort Myers (A+)
Heiker MenesesSS-2B22.299Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Luis MezaP23.286Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Hoby MilnerP23.102Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Activated from disabled list
Hector NerisP24.315Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Anthony NunezC24.082Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Luis Paulino3B24.313Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Jairo Perez3B25.319New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Activated from disabled list
Michael RatterreeSS23.075Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Guilder RodriguezSS30.276Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Jin-Ho ShinC22.188Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Activated from disabled list
Hector SilvestreP21.132Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Activated from disabled list
Jimmy Swift1B-LF26.126Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Luis Tejada1B21.195San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Kylin TurnbullP24.225Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Activated from disabled list
Bryan VerbitskyP-OF21.318San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Brian WardC28.190Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
Austin WatesCF-LF25.235Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jose YepezC32.310Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Freddy GarciaSP37.201-Signed by EDA Rhinos (Korea)
Alberto Gonzalezlf31.007Released by Padres
Michael KirkmanRP27.219Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Neftali FelizP25.358Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan ReidRP29.001New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Aaron KingP24.363Released by Red Sox
Hassan PenaP29.031Released by Royals
Hiroyuki NakajimaSS31.268Oakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)DL-7 Injured
John CannonC23.349Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Kai GronauerC27.148New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Robert MoreyP25.149Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Sam RunionP25.167Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)DL-7 Injured
Shawn O'MalleySS-2B26.119Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Colton CainP23.079Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jacob PartridgeP23.125Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)DL-7 Injured
Lenny LinskyP24.052Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)DL-7 Injured
Matt RamseyP24.213Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)DL-7 Injured
Travis JankowskiOF22.315San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ty MorrisonCF23.277Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)DL-7 Injured
Anthony CaroniaIF-OF22.339Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)DL-7 Injured
Brett HuberP24.033Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assignment unknown
Carter Bell3B23.317Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)DL-7 Injured
DJ SlatonP21.197Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Julio MorilloC21.119Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)DL-7 Injured
Mauricio CabreraP20.215Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Roderick BernadinaRF21.258Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)DL-7 Injured
Braden ShipleyP22.063Arizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)DL-7 Injured
Chantz MackOF22.357Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Assignment unknown
John Hinson3B-2B25.224San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Brennan MiddletonIF23.156Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)