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Games on 2015-08-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians4Los Angeles Angels5BoxGarrett RichardsCorey KluberHuston Street
Tampa Bay Rays5Chicago White Sox4BoxJake McGeeDavid RobertsonBrad Boxberger
Baltimore Orioles9Oakland Athletics2BoxTyler WilsonJesse Chavez(none)
Houston Astros9Texas Rangers12BoxColby LewisLance McCullersShawn Tolleson
Minnesota Twins1Toronto Blue Jays5BoxDavid PriceErvin Santana(none)
San Francisco Giants8Atlanta Braves9BoxArodys VizcainoRyan Vogelsong(none)
Seattle Mariners8Colorado Rockies7BoxFelix HernandezEddie ButlerCarson Smith
New York Mets12Miami Marlins1BoxBartolo ColonTom Koehler(none)
San Diego Padres13Milwaukee Brewers5BoxTyson RossWily Peralta(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks6Washington Nationals4BoxZack GodleyDoug FisterBrad Ziegler

Standings as of 2015-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125New York Yankees1045945.567--5124526030-1729-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II582830.483
2613Baltimore Orioles1055451.5145.54644105434-2120-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards572730.474
3714Toronto Blue Jays1075552.5145.556645611033-2122-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsAlex AnthopoulosRogers Centre553817.691
4815Tampa Bay Rays1075354.4957.5388405-1726-2827-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field552728.491
51425Boston Red Sox1064759.44313.0446511-6527-2820-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellBen CheringtonFenway Park563125.554
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Kansas City Royals1046242.596--4493905934-1828-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium583325.569
2512Minnesota Twins1055451.5148.5439445-634-2220-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorTerry RyanTarget Field572928.509
31019Detroit Tigers1055154.48611.5470503-3325-2726-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusDave DombrowskiComerica Park562333.411
41120Chicago White Sox1045054.48112.0387450-6325-2525-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field582632.448
51322Cleveland Indians1054857.45714.5403444-4120-3228-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaChris AntonettiProgressive Field563323.589
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Houston Astros1076047.561--4823998338-1822-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park552629.473
249Los Angeles Angels1055649.5333.04433984533-2123-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBill StonemanAngel Stadium of Anaheim572928.509
3916Texas Rangers1055253.4957.0469508-3921-2931-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington573621.632
41221Seattle Mariners1074958.45811.0393450-5722-3127-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lloyd McClendonJack ZduriencikSafeco Field552728.491
51526Oakland Athletics1074760.43913.04414103123-3224-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinBilly BeaneOakland-Alameda County Coliseum552134.382
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1610New York Mets1065650.528--385376938-1818-32W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field563422.607
2711Washington Nationals1045450.5191.04284022628-2026-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Matt WilliamsMichael RizzoNationals Park582929.500
31124Atlanta Braves1064858.4538.0394459-6527-2021-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn HartTurner Field561937.339
41429Miami Marlins1064363.40613.0376422-4626-2817-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan JenningsMike BergerMarlins Park562828.500
51530Philadelphia Phillies1064165.38715.0388517-12926-2715-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninRuben AmaroCitizens Bank Park562234.393
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1056738.638--41830811040-1627-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III573324.579
223Pittsburgh Pirates1046143.5875.54293775235-1726-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park583721.638
347Chicago Cubs1045747.5489.5400393727-2430-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field584018.690
41023Cincinnati Reds1034756.45619.0413455-4227-2420-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt JockettyGreat American Ballpark591742.288
51328Milwaukee Brewers1074463.41124.0416479-6320-3424-29L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDouglas MelvinMiller Park552431.436
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2015 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Los Angeles Dodgers1056045.571--4363696737-1823-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium573225.561
258San Francisco Giants1055748.5433.04584075130-2327-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park572730.474
3817San Diego Padres1065254.4918.5421462-4124-2528-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Patrick MurphyAJ PrellerPetco Park562234.393
4918Arizona Diamondbacks1045153.4908.5457452526-2725-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chip HaleDave StewartChase Field582830.483
51227Colorado Rockies1044460.42315.5476538-6224-2820-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissJeff BridichCoors Field582434.414


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Tyler WilsonRP25.312Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Tyler DuffeySP24.219Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Richie Shaffer3B24.141Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Matt MooreSP26.046Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Tommy MiloneSP28.168Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)DL-15 Strained left elbow
Ryan PresslyRP26.231Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Phil KleinRP26.095Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Diego MorenoRP28.013New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)DL-15 Right elbow inflammation
Branden PinderRP26.189New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Marcus HatleyRP27.130St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Clayton RichardRP31.326Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Recalled from Iowa (AAA)
Tanner ScheppersRP28.198Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-15 Left knee inflammation
Jorge RondonP27.169Baltimore OriolesRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Rick PorcelloSP26.219Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-15 Strained right triceps
Taylor TeagardenC31.226Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Kirk NieuwenhuisLF27.362New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-15 Pinched nerve in back
Michael ConfortoLF22.155New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Chad BellP26.156Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Julio Benitezp20.275San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Gabriel CastellanosP21.218Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Deivy CastilloOF20.013Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
Luis CessaP23.100Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Tanner ChleboradP22.272Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Nic Coffman3b22.231Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Sean Coyle2B23.199Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Jaff DeckerLF25.161Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Dominic DeMasiP22.077Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Matthew DerosierP21.021Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Jacob Dorrisp22.132Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Jeremy DowdyC25.021Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Angel Dunop21.205Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
Andy FergusonP26.335Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Eric FisherOF-1B23.146Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Chris FlexenP 21.033New York MetsSavannah (A)Assigned to Savannah (A)
Darryl FlorentinoOF19.215Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Dallas GallantP26.190Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Twins (Rk)
Micah GibbsC27.007Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Diego GorisLF-2B24.238San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
David Graybillp22.092San Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Hunter JonesOF23.352Chicago White SoxArizona White Sox (Rk)Assigned to Arizona White Sox (Rk) for rehab
Jose JoseP25.013Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Gunnar Kinesp22.009Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Will Lowmanp21.007Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Jason MartinsonSS26.292Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Evan MarzilliOF24.143Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Johan MiesesOF20.021Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Matt MooreSP26.046Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Alvaro NoriegaC20.267New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Danny OteroRP30.165Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Juan PerezSS23.276Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
CJ RobinsonP22.084Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Jared RobinsonP20.256Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Jorge RondonP27.169Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Zac RosscupRP27.055Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Drew RucinskiP26.216Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Anfernee SeymourSS20.040Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Activated from disabled list
Jake SmolinskiRF26.175Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Donovan Solano2b27.230Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Craig StemP25.210Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Devon Stewartp22.220Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Billy Strodep22.358Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Jose TabataRF26.356Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Matt TenutaP 21.230Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Assigned to Lexington (A)
Jeff UrlaubP28.101Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)Assigned to Stockton (A+)
Art Warrenp22.133Seattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Mariners (Rk)
Scott Weathersbyp23.224Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Boone WhitingP25.348Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Carlos Triunfelss25.157San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Tony CingraniSP26.029Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Dan RohlfingC26.172New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Derek EitelP27.256Released by Brewers
Mitch LambsonP25.014Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Nicholas AdditonP27.231Released by Brewers
Camden MaronC24.195Released by Reds
Carlos GonzalezP25.052Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Murphy SmithP27.344Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)DL-7 Injured
Brian HolbertonC-2B23.054Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)DL-7 Injured
Daniel PigottC-OF25.303Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Sammy Diaz2B24.156Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Tanner MurphyC23.030Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)DL-7 Injured
Beau BishopC22.028Released by Brewers
Lucas TiradoSS18.263Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Assigned to DSL Dodgers (Rk)
Melvin Mezquitass20.062Released by Diamondbacks
Bryan Petersenlf29.116Released by Brewers
Erik CordierP29.159Released by Giants
Ethan MartinSP26.058Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jesse CrainRP34.029Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Josh RavinRP27.195Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Left hernia
Micah JohnsonIF-OF24.228Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Michael KirkmanRP28.319Released by Brewers
Adalberto MejiaP22.044San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)DL-7 Injured
Andy Vasquez2B-LF27.300Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Conner KendrickP22.349New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Gift NgoepeSS-2B25.197Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jeremy KehrtP29.225Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Julio MorbanCF-LF23.172Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Randy FontanezP26.077Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Grady WoodP 25.077Seattle MarinersJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Josh HodgesP24.043Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)DL-7 Injured
Levi MichaelSS24.175Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)DL-7 Injured
Carter BurgessIF22.119Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)DL-7 Injured
Tyler HerbP23.097Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Alex JacksonC-OF19.222Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Brett MartinP20.097Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Lachlan Fontaine3B19.342Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Troy ScottP21.259Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Dilmer MejiaP18.025Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Trevor LubkingP22.333Milwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Calvin DrummondP25.315Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Triston McKenziep18.001Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)SIgned out of draft (Florida HS)
Samuel Ortiz2b18.364Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to AZL Dodgers (Rk)
Logan Crousep18.244Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Signed out of draft (Florida HS)
Nathan Kirbyp21.253Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Signed out of draft (Virginia)
Matt Fields1B30.026Released by Diamondbacks
Max FoodyP 22.053Announced retirement