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Games on 2014-07-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers4Baltimore Orioles6BoxBrad BrachNeal CottsZach Britton
Chicago Cubs16Boston Red Sox9BoxCarlos VillanuevaBrandon Workman(none)
Los Angeles Angels2Chicago White Sox3BoxZach PutnamMike Morin(none)
Oakland Athletics3Detroit Tigers9BoxJustin VerlanderJesse Chavez(none)
Seattle Mariners5Houston Astros2BoxChris YoungBrad PeacockFernando Rodney
Kansas City Royals4Minnesota Twins0BoxJason VargasKevin Correia(none)
Tampa Bay Rays6New York Yankees3BoxJake OdorizziVidal NunoBrad Boxberger
Milwaukee Brewers4Toronto Blue Jays7BoxCasey JanssenWill Smith(none)
New York Mets1Atlanta Braves3BoxJulio TeheranJacob deGromJordan Walden
Cleveland Indians5Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxBryan ShawBrian WilsonCody Allen
Philadelphia Phillies0Miami Marlins5BoxTom KoehlerCole Hamels(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks1Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxCharlie MortonChase Anderson(none)
Cincinnati Reds0San Diego Padres3BoxTyson RossJohnny Cueto(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2San Francisco Giants0BoxAdam WainwrightRyan VogelsongTrevor Rosenthal
Colorado Rockies3Washington Nationals4BoxDoug FisterMatt BelisleRafael Soriano

Standings as of 2014-07-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Toronto Blue Jays864739.547--4033673625-2122-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre763640.474
2611Baltimore Orioles844539.5361.03643471722-2123-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards785127.654
3816New York Yankees834142.4944.5330367-3718-2323-19L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II794336.544
41221Boston Red Sox853847.4478.5321364-4320-2218-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park773344.429
51425Tampa Bay Rays873849.4379.5330362-3219-2519-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field753936.520
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Detroit Tigers814734.580--3783492922-1925-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park814338.531
2714Kansas City Royals844440.5244.53473341321-2223-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium784533.577
3918Cleveland Indians844143.4887.5372386-1423-1518-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field784434.564
41019Chicago White Sox864046.4659.5370406-3622-2018-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field763343.434
51120Minnesota Twins833845.45810.0346376-3020-1918-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field793247.405
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics845133.607--42530012524-1527-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum783741.474
234Los Angeles Angels834736.5663.54033475626-1421-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim795128.646
348Seattle Mariners854738.5534.53592897021-2226-16W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field774037.519
41324Texas Rangers843747.44014.0346416-7018-2319-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington783048.385
51529Houston Astros863650.41916.0320392-7220-2616-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park763442.447
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Atlanta Braves854738.553--311306523-1824-20W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field773245.416
259Washington Nationals844638.5480.53422925026-1720-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park785028.641
3917Miami Marlins844143.4885.5364363127-2114-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park783642.462
41226New York Mets853748.43510.0328334-617-2120-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field774235.545
51327Philadelphia Phillies843648.42910.5319365-4618-2718-21L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park783741.474
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Brewers865135.593--3883543424-1827-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park763145.408
2612St. Louis Cardinals854540.5295.53092941523-1722-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III774532.584
3713Pittsburgh Pirates844440.5246.0343347-426-1918-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park784434.564
4815Cincinnati Reds844341.5127.03253131219-1824-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark783345.423
51022Chicago Cubs833746.44612.5323327-419-2018-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field793643.456
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125San Francisco Giants844737.560--3393083125-2222-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park784137.526
236Los Angeles Dodgers864838.558--3633144922-2326-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium764630.605
31123San Diego Padres843747.44010.0251302-5122-2315-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud Black Petco Park784038.513
41428Colorado Rockies853649.42411.5420445-2520-1916-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field773047.390
51530Arizona Diamondbacks863551.40713.0337410-7315-3020-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field762947.382


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
AJ RamosRP27.285Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)DL-15 Right shoulder inflammation
Anthony BassRP26.244Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Activated from DL
Casey ColemanP26.365Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Recalled from Omaha (AAA)
Chris Colabellorf30.252Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Joe Mauer1b-dh31.074Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)DL-15 Right oblique strain
David CarpenterRP28.352Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Activated from DL
Mike AdamsRP35.338Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Aaron AltherrLF-CF23.169Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Reading (AA)
Domonic Brownlf26.303Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Placed on Paternity Leave list
Justin Bour1B26.035Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Recalled from New Orleans (AAA)
Everth Cabrerass27.227San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)DL-15 Strained left hamstring
Brooks Conrad1B-3B34.168San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Troy PattonRP28.302San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Tyler SkaggsSP22.355Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Activated from DL
Seth Smithlf-DH31.275San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($13m) Option year for 2017 at $7m
Michael Almanzar1B23.212Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Christian BinfordP21.194Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Zach BorensteinLF23.344Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Archie BradleyP21.326Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Charles BrewerRP26.086Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Eric BrooksP23.307Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Cory BurnsRP26.267Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Andrew CarignanP27.344San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
David CarpenterP26.305Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Miguel CelestinoP24.265Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Kevin ChapmanRP26.134Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Pin-Chieh ChenCF22.345Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
Maikel CletoRP25.062Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Tyler DanishP19.293Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Activated from disabled list
Kenny DiekroegerSS23.239Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Assigned to Lexington (A)
Jose Duarte21.070Cincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)Assigned to Billings (Rk)
Jonathan EdwardsP26.176Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Jeffery EnloeP24.323San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Edgmer EscalonaRP27.269New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Signed to minor league contract
Jose FloresP25.028Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Luiz Gohara17.336Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Sergio GomezP20.312Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Reed HarperSS23.193Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Zak HermansP23.011Chicago CubsKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Moises HernandezP30.106Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)Activated from disabled list
Deryk HookerP25.011Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)Assigned to Midland (AA)
Eric JagieloSS22.046New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Juan JaimeP26.335Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Jeremy KehrtP28.193Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Javier LopezSS19.292Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Dillon MaplesP22.054Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Michael MariotP25.255Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Deven MarreroSS23.311Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Louis Marsonc28.006Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
Alex MejiaIF23.165St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Brandon MeredithLF24.195Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Robert MoreyP25.217Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Greg NappoP25.311Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Mike NickeasC31.139Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Matt Pare1B23.227San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Giants (Rk)
Brad PennyP36.039Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Brock Petersonlf30.225Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Jorge ReyesP26.208Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Antoan RichardsonCF30.268New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Henry RodriguezRP27.127Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Cleuluis RondonP20.080Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Assigned to Winston-Salem (A+)
Jorge RondonP26.137St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Pete RuizP26.316Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Angel SanchezP24.216Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Claimed off waivers from Rays by White Sox
Jordan ScottLF22.284Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Richard SeidelP26.303Colorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Atahualpa SeverinoP29.238Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Cory Spangenberg2B23.108San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Activated from DL
Mark Threlkeld3B24.061Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Nik TurleyP24.294New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jose ValdezP31.161Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jemile Weeks2b27.157Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Chris ResopRP31.240Released by Red Sox
Evan CrawfordP27.303Released by White Sox
Jerad HeadLF31.229Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Paul Janish3b-2b31.263Released by Rockies
Scott RiceRP32.284New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Brett BochyP26.310San Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Cesar PuelloCF-RF23.092New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Corey WimberlyCF30.250Minnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jeremy BarfieldRF25.355Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jesus SanchezP26.282Released by Marlins
Kyle HeckathornP26.015Milwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Scott McGregorP27.195Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)DL-7 Injured
Brooks PinckardP25.321Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)DL-7 Injured
Carlos GonzalezP24.020Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)DL-7 Injured
Dan BarnesP24.254Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)DL-7 Injured
Dan RenkenP24.362Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)DL-7 Injured
Hamilton BennettP26.006New York MetsBinghamton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Joe GardnerP26.106Released by Cubs
Anderson Feliz2B22.052New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Andrew RayLF23.062Announced retirement
Brent PetersonSS21.255Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)DL-7 Injured
Evan RutckyjP22.153New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Justin ParrIF-OF23.215Released by Phillies
Mark Donato1B 22.227Released by Royals
Ronard CastilloLF22.016St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Stefan LopezP23.089New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Taylor ColeP24.316Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
David RichardsonP23.152Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)DL-7 Injured
Dylan De MeyerP21.289Announced retirement
Matt LaneP23.325Chicago White SoxGreat Falls (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Ryan EtsellP22.197Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)DL-7 Injured
Yoel Araujoof21.211Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)DL-7 Injured
Erik SchoenrockP22.325San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Chris Longp21.100San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Dane OpelCF23.041Chicago White SoxGreat Falls (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Hunter GreenP18.356Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Tyler DialC22.226San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Yordany ReinosoP20.259Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Danny KellerP22.002Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)On Reserve List
Greg Dobbsdh36.000Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Miguel GonzalezP27.282Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Robelys Reyes2B23.342St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Sean SmedleyC-1B23.277Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Assigned to Bowling Green (A)
Alexander LabradorC19.248Baltimore OriolesDominican Orioles (Rk)Assigned to DSL Orioles (Dsl)
Elvis Sanchez1B20.144Released by Mets
Brandon FinneganP21.079Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Signed out of draft (Texas Christian)
Jacob LindgrenP21.112New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (A)
Rafael Valera3B19.321Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)Assigned to GCL Twins (Rk)
Drew Stankiewicz2B21.014Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Tanner Krietemeier1B-P22.052Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Signed out of draft (Oklahoma State)
Austen WilliamsP21.195Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Auston BousfieldOF20.362San Diego PadresEugene (A-)Signed out of draft (Mississippi)
Chase HarrisOF22.340Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Chase MallardP22.223Toronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)Assigned to Vancouver (A-)
Chase McDowellP23.200Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Jonathan HolderP21.023New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Jordan ProcyshenC21.113Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Signed out of draft (Northern Kentucky)
Kyle BacakC22.230Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Matthew GrimesP22.302Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Signed out of draft (Georgia Tech)
Nelson WardIF21.330Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Reed ReillyP22.179Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Signed out of draft (Cal Poly)
Ryan WilliamsP22.244Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Signed out of draft (East Carolina)
Trent GilbertSS21.107Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Signed out of draft (Arizona)
Andrew MoralesP21.167St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)Signed out of draft (UC Irvine)
Jaime AyendeOF18.035Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Signed out of draft (Puerto Rico)
Jan NovakP20.164Baltimore OriolesDominican Orioles (Rk)Assigned to DSL Orioles (Rk)
Rafael FernandezSS20.072Seattle MarinersPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Yeraldo FerminP22.274Released by Orioles
Beau MaggiC23.233Released by Royals
Yoel Vasquezc17.316Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Signed as undrafted free agent (Venezuela)
Jose MorenoP17.336New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Juan De LeonOF16.292New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)