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Games on 2014-07-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays7Los Angeles Angels8BoxJason GrilliAaron LoupJoe Smith
Washington Nationals6Baltimore Orioles2BoxDoug FisterBud Norris(none)
Chicago White Sox4Boston Red Sox5BoxKoji UeharaJavy Guerra(none)
New York Yankees5Cleveland Indians4BoxChase WhitleyVinnie PestanoDavid Robertson
Los Angeles Dodgers1Detroit Tigers4BoxMax ScherzerZack GreinkeJoe Nathan
Minnesota Twins8Seattle Mariners1BoxKyle GibsonRoenis Elias(none)
Kansas City Royals5Tampa Bay Rays4BoxAaron CrowKirby YatesGreg Holland
Houston Astros8Texas Rangers4BoxDallas KeuchelYu Darvish(none)
Miami Marlins3Arizona Diamondbacks4BoxBrad ZieglerSteve Cishek(none)
Chicago Cubs1Cincinnati Reds4BoxAlfredo SimonDallas BeelerAroldis Chapman
San Diego Padres3Colorado Rockies6BoxBoone LoganJoaquin BenoitLaTroy Hawkins
Philadelphia Phillies4Milwaukee Brewers1BoxFausto CarmonaKyle LohseJonathan Papelbon
Atlanta Braves1New York Mets4BoxDillon GeeErvin SantanaJenrry Mejia
Oakland Athletics2San Francisco Giants5BoxMatt CainJason HammelSantiago Casilla
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals5BoxLance LynnBrandon CumptonTrevor Rosenthal

Standings as of 2014-07-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Baltimore Orioles904941.544--3953702523-2226-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards724725.653
2715Toronto Blue Jays934845.5162.54203942625-2123-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre693534.507
3816New York Yankees904644.5113.0366397-3118-2328-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II723834.528
41222Tampa Bay Rays944252.4479.0359392-3320-2722-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field683533.515
51323Boston Red Sox914051.4409.5342396-5422-2618-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park713140.437
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Detroit Tigers875037.575--4123763625-2225-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park754035.533
2613Kansas City Royals904743.5224.53723541821-2226-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium724230.583
3917Cleveland Indians904446.4897.5396410-1426-1818-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field724131.569
41019Chicago White Sox924448.4788.5396418-2224-2120-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field702941.414
51121Minnesota Twins904149.45610.5374402-2821-2220-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field722943.403
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics915734.626--45231014230-1527-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum713140.437
222Los Angeles Angels905337.5893.54453747132-1521-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim724527.625
3511Seattle Mariners914942.5388.03663095722-2427-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field713833.535
41428Houston Astros933954.41919.0362435-7320-2619-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park693138.449
51530Texas Rangers913853.41819.0376466-9018-2620-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington712942.408
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Washington Nationals894940.551--3673105728-1921-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park734726.644
2712Atlanta Braves914942.5381.0334331325-1924-23L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field713041.423
3918Miami Marlins914447.4846.0390394-427-2217-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park713338.465
41020New York Mets914249.4628.0361355622-2220-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field713734.521
51124Philadelphia Phillies914051.44010.0346396-5018-2722-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park713338.465
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Milwaukee Brewers925240.565--4033782524-2128-19L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park703040.429
259St. Louis Cardinals925042.5432.03403182227-1923-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III704030.571
3610Cincinnati Reds914942.5382.53563292725-1924-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark712744.380
4814Pittsburgh Pirates914744.5164.5368375-729-2018-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park714130.577
51427Chicago Cubs903852.42213.0342367-2519-2019-32L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field723537.486
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Los Angeles Dodgers925141.554--3963445222-2329-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium704327.614
247San Francisco Giants915041.5490.53573362126-2324-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park713833.535
31225San Diego Padres903951.43311.0269321-5223-2516-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud Black Petco Park723834.528
41326Colorado Rockies923953.42412.0441482-4123-2316-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field702743.386
51529Arizona Diamondbacks933954.41912.5370434-6417-3122-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field692544.362


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Rubby De La RosaRP25.127Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Cole Gillespierf30.019Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)DL-15 Strained oblique
Erik Kratzc34.024Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
Arismendy AlcantaraSS22.254Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Darwin Barney2b28.243Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Placed on Paternity Leave list
Dillon GeeSP28.072New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Activated from DL
Jeff ManshipSP29.174Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Gerrit ColeSP23.304Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)DL-15 Right lat soreness
Brandon CumptonSP25.235Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
AJ Pierzynskic37.191Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Christian VazquezC23.322Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Dallas BeelerP25.027Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Zoilo Almontelf25.029New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Masahiro TanakaP25.250New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)DL-15 Right elbow inflammation
Stephen PryorRP24.351Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Matt Hague3B-1B28.323Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Donnie Murphy3b31.121-Released by Rangers
Starling Martelf25.273Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Placed on Bereavement list
Mayobanex AcostaC26.232Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
Gabriel AriasP24.215Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Collin BalesterP28.033Pittsburgh PiratesBristol (Rk)Assigned to Bristol (Rk)
Jose BerriosP 20.043Minnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)Assigned to New Britain (AA)
Chris BersetC26.164Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Logan BillbroughP24.339St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Bruce BillingsP28.233New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Parker BridwellP22.342Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Ronard CastilloLF22.023St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Activated from disabled list
Mike ClevingerP23.200Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Activated from disabled list
Jimmy CorderoP22.264Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Activated from disabled list
Bryan BrickhouseP22.033Kansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Angel CuanP25.041New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Activated from disabled list
Zack DodsonP23.351Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Garrett CooperIF23.196Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Tim FedroffCF-LF27.155Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Anderson Feliz2B22.059New York YankeesTampa (A+)Activated from disabled list
Daniel FieldsCF23.167Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Ryan Fisher3B26.076Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Trevor FossP24.236Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Freddy Galvis3b24.237Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Max GarnerP24.028Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Brandon DixonIF22.162Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)DL-7 Injured
Anderson Gerdel21.109St. Louis CardinalsState College (A-)Assigned to State College (A-)
Gonzalez GermenRP26.290New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Daniel GibsonP22.267Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Grant Green2b26.286Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Michael HeeschP24.055Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
David HolmbergP22.356Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Zack GraniteOF21.295Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)DL-7 Injured
Kevin JohnsonP25.324Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Activated from disabled list
Cody KendallP24.209Texas RangersMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Jared KingOF22.271New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Andrew Lamborf25.332Pittsburgh PiratesJamestown (A-)Assigned to Jamestown (A-) for rehab
Cliff LeeSP35.313Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Activated from disabled list
Jon LerouxC23.293New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Javier LopezSS19.299Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Jose Lozada3B-SS28.192Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Activated from disabled list
Josh LucasP23.246St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Assigned to Peoria (A)
Greg MahleP21.083Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)Assigned to Burlington (A)
Jamie JarmonOF 20.018Announced retirement
Doug MathisP31.032Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
Scott McGregorP27.202Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Activated from disabled list
Dillon McNamaraP22.277New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Aderlin MejiaSS-2B22.058Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Activated from disabled list
Mason MelotakisP23.011Minnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)Assigned to New Britain (AA)
Rafael MonteroP23.265New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Assigned to GCL Mets (Rk) for rehab
Josh MuellerP25.172Colorado RockiesTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
Iden NazarioP25.103St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Wil Nievesc36.287Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+) for rehab
Faustino Oguisten2B-SS23.173Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Christopher PerryP 23.359St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Brent PetersonSS21.262Cincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)Activated from disabled list
Josmil PintoC25.100Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Activated from disabled list
David PopkinsOF24.235St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
James RamseyOF-IF24.202St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Activated from disabled list
Jimmy ReyesP25.124Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Dustin RichardsonP30.182Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Richard RodriguezP24.127Houston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
B.J. RosenbergRP28.295Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Chris RusinSP27.260Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Eric RuthP23.286New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
River StevensIF 22.181San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Logan TaylorP 22.209New York MetsSavannah (A)Activated from disabled list
Clete Thomascf30.238Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Derek ToadvineIF22.111New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Matt TracyP25.225New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Sam Tuivailala3B21.263St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Angel VillalonaIF23.330San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Assigned to AZL Giants (Rk) for rehab
Tsuyoshi WadaP33.138Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Logan Wade2B22.239Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Brady WagerP23.234Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Taijuan WalkerP21.330Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Chris WallaceC26.073Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Blake WoodP28.335Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
John Wooten3B23.171Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Activated from disabled list
Brandon WorkmanRP25.330Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Eric YardleyP23.325San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Alex Liddi1b25.329Los Angeles DodgersChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Chaz RoeRP27.273Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Kensuke Tanakalf33.050Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Adalberto MejiaP21.019San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)DL-7 Injured
Greg PeaveyP25.363New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Taylor KrickC26.100Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Will Piwnica-WormsOF24.099Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)DL-7 Injured
Eric WootenP24.113New York YankeesTrenton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ollie LintonLF28.093Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)DL-7 Injured
Duanel Jones3B21.059San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)DL-7 Injured
John NesterC25.042San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)DL-7 Injured
Leonel SantiagoP24.198Released by Rays
Engelb VielmaSS20.017Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)DL-7 Injured
Kyle HooperP23.042Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
Andres AguilarOF20.178Released by Orioles
Fidencio FloresP22.303Released by Cardinals
Justin Maxwellrf30.246Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Duke WelkerRP28.149Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Rich HillRP34.120-Released by Angels
Robelys Reyes2B23.349St. Louis CardinalsState College (A-)Assigned to State College (A-)
Justin GarciaP21.296Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
James BuckelewP22.340Miami MarlinsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Branden CogswellIF21.178Oakland AthleticsBeloit (A)Signed out of draft (Virginia)
Jake ReedP21.283Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Keith CurcioOF21.193Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
Luke CurtisP22.191Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Mike PapiOF21.293Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Signed out of draft (Virginia)
Patrick KaminskaP23.154Texas RangersHickory (A)Assigned to Hickory (A)
Bo ThompsonIF21.354New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to GCL Yankees (Rk)
Matt TrowbridgeP21.107Baltimore OriolesGulf Coast Orioles (Rk)Signed out of draft (Central Michigan)
Nathan ThornhillP22.287Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)Signed out of draft (Texas)
Seth HarrisonOF21.352San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Signed out of draft (UL Lafayette)
Tommy ThorpeP21.292Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Signed out of draft (Oregon)
Brandon DownesOF21.283Kansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)Signed out of draft (Virginia)
Darius DayOF19.318Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Signed out of draft (Illinois HS)
Gilberto RamirezOF21.237Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Assigned to GCL Nationals (Rk)
Mat BattsP23.003Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Michael VelasquezP21.131Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Assigned to GCL Rays (Rk)
Ronald SotoC19.277Baltimore OriolesDominican Orioles (Rk)Assigned to DSL Orioles (Rk)
Ryan PlourdeC-OF22.134Chicago White SoxArizona White Sox (Rk)Signed out of draft (Fairfield)
Tyler PaintonP22.140Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Assigned to AZL Athletics (Rk)
Zach SullivanSS18.226Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Signed out of draft (New York HS)
Zacrey LawOF18.001Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Signed out of draft (Texas HS)
Bradley WallaceP21.300Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Placed on temporary inactive list