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Games on 2014-08-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Houston Astros4Boston Red Sox9BoxAllen WebsterScott Feldman(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Detroit Tigers5BoxMax ScherzerFrancisco Liriano(none)
Oakland Athletics3Kansas City Royals7BoxAaron CrowJeff SamardzijaGreg Holland
Tampa Bay Rays6Texas Rangers3BoxJake OdorizziRobbie RossJake McGee
Los Angeles Dodgers6Atlanta Braves4BoxFausto CarmonaAaron HarangKenley Jansen
Milwaukee Brewers6Chicago Cubs2BoxMichael FiersEdwin Jackson(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Colorado Rockies7BoxJorge de la RosaAlfredo Simon(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks4Miami Marlins5BoxMichael DunnBradin Hagens(none)
Washington Nationals4New York Mets1BoxStephen StrasburgDillon GeeRafael Soriano
San Diego Padres3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxSeth ManessAlex TorresTrevor Rosenthal

Standings as of 2014-08-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Baltimore Orioles1196950.580--5184605834-2635-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards432716.628
2713Toronto Blue Jays1226359.5167.55425281433-2630-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre402020.500
3814New York Yankees1196158.5138.0474509-3529-2932-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II432320.535
41018Tampa Bay Rays1216061.49610.04834622127-3233-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonAndrew FriedmanTropicana Field411724.415
51223Boston Red Sox1205565.45814.5461511-5028-3127-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park421626.381
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Kansas City Royals1206654.550--4884632533-2833-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium422319.548
258Detroit Tigers1196554.5460.55495054432-2733-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park432518.581
3915Cleveland Indians1196059.5045.55255151035-2225-37W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field432518.581
41120Chicago White Sox1215764.4719.5511571-6029-2828-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field411625.390
51324Minnesota Twins1195465.45411.5500537-3725-3029-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireTerry RyanTarget Field431627.372
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1217348.603--58942116840-2133-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum411526.366
222Los Angeles Angels1197049.5882.05624768641-2329-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaJerry DipotoAngel Stadium of Anaheim432815.651
369Seattle Mariners1206555.5427.54733848934-3231-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field422220.524
41428Houston Astros1225072.41023.5481578-9729-3621-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bo PorterJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park402020.500
51530Texas Rangers1214774.38826.0483617-13422-3625-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron WashingtonJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington412021.488
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Washington Nationals1196653.555--4994108934-2432-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park433013.698
2716Atlanta Braves1216160.5046.0448452-434-2827-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerFrank WrenTurner Field411823.439
3819Miami Marlins1216061.4967.0485518-3334-2926-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike RedmondDan JenningsMarlins Park411724.415
41122New York Mets1225765.46710.5463471-828-3029-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field402218.550
51225Philadelphia Phillies1215368.43814.0466542-7626-3627-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ryne SandbergRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park412021.488
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Milwaukee Brewers1226755.549--5234883534-2833-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron RoenickeDouglas MelvinMiller Park401525.375
2410St. Louis Cardinals1206456.5332.0445452-734-2530-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III422616.619
3511Pittsburgh Pirates1216457.5292.5511502939-2425-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park412417.585
4917Cincinnati Reds1216061.4966.54594352432-2928-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark411625.390
51326Chicago Cubs1205268.43314.0461509-4828-3124-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaJed HoyerWrigley Field422121.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2014 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Los Angeles Dodgers1227052.574--5054446130-2740-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyNed CollettiDodger Stadium402416.600
2612San Francisco Giants1206357.5256.04654372830-3133-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBrian SabeanAT&T Park422517.595
31021San Diego Padres1195663.47112.5387400-1333-2723-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackAJ PrellerPetco Park432122.488
41427Arizona Diamondbacks1215269.43017.5483567-8425-3927-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kirk GibsonKevin TowersChase Field411229.293
51529Colorado Rockies1214774.38822.5559633-7429-3018-44W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissDaniel O'DowdCoors Field411922.463


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Scott Price1B22.218San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Melvin MercedesP23.285Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
Luis AvilanRP25.026Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Bradin HagensP25.094Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Ryan LavarnwayC27.007Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Alex WilsonRP27.284Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Yonder Alonso1b27.128San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)DL-15 Strained right forearm [Holding bat in dugout]
Jace PetersonSS24.097San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Bobby AbreuLF40.156New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Signed to minor league contract
Matt Hague3B-1B28.359Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Jed Lowriess30.119Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-15 Fractured right index finger
Andy Parrino2b28.287Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Recalled from Sacramento (AAA)
Robbie RossRP25.051Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
John AxfordRP31.135Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Indians by Pirates
J.T. AutreyP22.094Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Aaron BakerP24.243Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Jesse BiddleP22.297Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Derrick BleekerP23.156Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Aaron BrownRF22.055Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Derek CallahanP21.228New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Ben Carhart3B24.205Chicago CubsDaytona (A+)Assigned to Daytona (A+)
Alexi Casilla2b30.025Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Andrew ChafinP24.058Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Dan ChildP22.021Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Phillies (Rk)
Cortland CoxP19.284Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Malcolm CulverP24.186Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Claudio CustodioSS23.288New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Luis De PaulaP22.110Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Jesen TherrienP21.149Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Paul EshlemanC23.345Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Activated from disabled list
Ryan EtsellP22.240Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)Assigned to Burlington (A)
Buck FarmerP23.175Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Jeffry Fernandez21.142Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Brian FletcherLF25.292Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Ramon FloresLF22.141New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to GCL Yankees (Rk) for rehab
Eric HaaseC21.239Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Angel HerediaP22.023Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Keith HesslerP25.152Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Justin JacksonRF-CF25.246Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Juan JaimeP27.012Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA)
Branden KlineP22.320Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Ryan LavarnwayC27.007Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Andrew LongleyC25.313Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Hiram MartinezSS21.318Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Doug MathisP31.068Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Justin MillerP27.062Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Sam MollP22.224Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
AJ MorrisP27.256Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Jacob Newberryp23.308Colorado RockiesTri-City (A-)Activated from disabled list
Aroni NinaP24.127Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Nik NowottnickP22.253Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Wes ParsonsP21.342Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)Activated from disabled list
Joel PayampsP20.129Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Cruz Pereira23.239Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Rafael Pinedap23.192Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Assigned to High Desert (A+)
James PuglieseP22.002Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Anthony RanaudoP24.339Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
John RichyP22.017Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Nick RodeskyP23.140Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Adrian SampsonP22.312Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Luis SanzC-1B23.172Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Alejandro SegoviaC24.109Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Jack SnodgrassP26.248San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Activated from disabled list
Wilson SorianoOF22.227Colorado RockiesTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Matt SwynenbergP25.179Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Micheal ThomasC23.199Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Justin Trapp2B23.311Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Activated from disabled list
Kyle Von TungelnOF23.330Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Activated from disabled list
Mark ZagunisC21.190Chicago CubsKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Jake ZokanP23.109Seattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)Assigned to High Desert (A+)
Reyson ZoquielP20.282Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Chris BootcheckRP35.294Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ramon RamirezRP32.348Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Yorvit Torrealbac36.026Released by Cubs
Brad Boyer2B30.315Released by Twins
John ChurchP27.283New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Josh RavinP26.206Los Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Sean MurphyP25.356Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Todd Hankins2B23.269Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Austin VothP22.049Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jeremy LucasC23.216Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Joe RossP21.085San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kyle HansenP23.116Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Rob NixonP25.286Cleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Tony ZychP24.007Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ian ClarkinP19.181New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Nicholas HansonP 22.121Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ryan HorstmanP22.025Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Franklin Azuaje3B19.136Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Suspended
Onesimo HernandezP22.180Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Yohailys MillordP20.253Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)Assigned to AZL Mariners (Rk)
Wilking RodriguezP24.165-Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent
Antoan RichardsonCF30.311New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
David DahlOF 20.135Colorado RockiesModesto (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Connor JoeIF21.363Pittsburgh PiratesJamestown (A-)Placed on temporary inactive list
Dilmer MejiaP17.036Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Assigned to GCL Braves (Rk)