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Games on 2016-07-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox0Los Angeles Angels7BoxHector SantiagoMiguel Gonzalez(none)
Kansas City Royals2Detroit Tigers4BoxJustin VerlanderLuke HochevarFrancisco Rodriguez
Cleveland Indians5Minnesota Twins2BoxCarlos CarrascoErvin SantanaCody Allen
Boston Red Sox5New York Yankees3BoxSteven WrightMichael PinedaKoji Uehara
Toronto Blue Jays7Oakland Athletics8BoxRyan DullBrett CecilRyan Madson
Houston Astros7Seattle Mariners3BoxDoug FisterJames Paxton(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Tampa Bay Rays3BoxMychal GivensChris ArcherZach Britton
Los Angeles Dodgers13Arizona Diamondbacks7BoxBud NorrisPatrick Corbin(none)
Colorado Rockies11Atlanta Braves2BoxJorge de la RosaLucas Harrell(none)
Texas Rangers0Chicago Cubs6BoxKyle HendricksMartin Perez(none)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cincinnati Reds5BoxAnthony DeSclafaniMatt GarzaRoss Ohlendorf
New York Mets5Philadelphia Phillies3BoxBartolo ColonJeremy HellicksonJeurys Familia
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres4BoxAndrew CashnerMadison BumgarnerBrandon Maurer
Miami Marlins7St. Louis Cardinals6BoxFernando RodneySeung Hwan OhA.J. Ramos
Pittsburgh Pirates1Washington Nationals5BoxStephen StrasburgFrancisco Liriano(none)

Standings as of 2016-07-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Baltimore Orioles885236.591--4464044233-1419-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards743737.500
247Boston Red Sox885038.5682.04954276830-2020-18W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park744331.581
359Toronto Blue Jays925141.5543.04543807427-2024-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre703832.543
41119New York Yankees894445.4948.5374410-3623-1921-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II734033.548
51427Tampa Bay Rays893455.38218.5347422-7518-2916-26L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field733439.466
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Cleveland Indians895336.596--4413578426-1627-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field724131.569
2713Detroit Tigers904743.5226.5430429124-1623-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park713932.549
3917Chicago White Sox894544.5068.0368387-1924-2221-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field733340.452
4816Kansas City Royals894544.5068.0354382-2829-1316-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium733637.493
51529Minnesota Twins893257.36021.0397471-7419-2813-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorTerry RyanTarget Field732746.370
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Texas Rangers915437.593--4434331029-1525-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington714130.577
2610Houston Astros904941.5444.54083743428-1921-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park723537.486
31018Seattle Mariners904545.5008.54383914722-2123-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field724131.569
41222Oakland Athletics903951.43314.5374442-6818-2621-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum723042.417
51325Los Angeles Angels903852.42215.5410423-1317-2621-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim723636.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Washington Nationals915536.604--42731810928-1527-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park714031.563
2511Miami Marlins894841.5396.0378376224-1924-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park723141.431
3612New York Mets894841.5396.03403182226-2022-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field733934.534
4920Philadelphia Phillies914249.46213.0331420-8921-2421-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park712942.408
51530Atlanta Braves903159.34423.5309425-11613-3518-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaTurner Field713734.521
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs895435.607--46632114527-1427-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field724923.681
2714St. Louis Cardinals894643.5178.04613738819-2727-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III734033.548
3815Pittsburgh Pirates904644.5118.5424421324-2022-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park713239.451
41224Milwaukee Brewers883850.43215.5346423-7723-2215-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park743539.473
51428Cincinnati Reds903357.36721.5381534-15319-2514-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark723537.486
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants915734.626--4253557029-1728-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park713041.423
248Los Angeles Dodgers925240.5655.53953365930-1822-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium703931.557
31021Colorado Rockies894148.46115.0465470-520-2221-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissJeff BridichCoors Field733439.466
41123San Diego Padres903951.43317.5397442-4521-2518-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park722943.403
51326Arizona Diamondbacks913853.41819.0409469-6015-3323-20L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Chip HaleDave StewartChase Field713140.437


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Justin UptonLF-CF28.325Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Placed on bereavement list
Josh Rutledge3B-2B27.085Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Drew PomeranzSP27.235Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Traded from Padres to Red Sox for Anderson Espinoza
Anderson Espinozap18.128San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Traded from Red Sox to Padres for Drew Pomeranz
Erik Gonzalez3B24.319Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
William CuevasP25.274Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Junichi TazawaRP30.039Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-15 Right shoulder impingement
Luke MaileC25.159Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Corey KnebelRP24.232Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Recalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)
Kevin JepsenRP31.354Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)
Edward MujicaRP32.066Released by Phillies
George Kottarasc33.060Released by Giants
Joe Panik2B25.258San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Transferred to 15-day DL
Scott CarrollRP31.294Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Outrighted to minors
B.J. UptonLF31.328San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Placed on bereavement list
Spencer AdamsP20.093Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Activated from disabled list
Jose AlmonteOF19.309Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Carlos Alonso2B28.151Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Bryan AndersonC29.211Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Tim Arakawa2b23.088Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Carlos BelonisOF21.330Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Activated from disabled list
Andy BeltreP23.009Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Omar Bencomop27.155Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Activated from disabled list
Mike BlazekRP27.121Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Colten BrewerP23.259Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Reinstated to active roster
Billy BurnsCF26.319Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Adam CimberP25.334San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Jason CoatsRF26.141Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
Jarred CosartSP26.051Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Keith CouchP26.252Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
William CuicasSS21.164Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Dayan DiazP27.155Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Thomas DorminyP24.044San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Nick Duronp20.167Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Anderson Espinozap18.128San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Tyler Fergusonp22.283Texas RangersSpokane (A-)Assigned to Spokane (A-)
Junior Floresp21.275Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Seth FrankoffP27.322Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Preston GaineyP25.152Milwaukee BrewersBrevard County (A+)Assigned to Brevard County (A+)
Omar GarciaCF22.348Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)Assigned to Biloxi (AA)
Casey Gillaspie1B23.171Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Miguel Gomezc23.210San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Raywilly GomezC26.171New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Activated from disabled list
Cody Gunter3B 22.088Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Kelvin GutierrezSS21.321Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Roberto HernandezRP35.319Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Neil HollandP27.335Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Nationals (Rk)
TJ HouseP26.289Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Jake JohansenP25.173Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Munenori Kawasaki3B35.042Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Josh KimborowiczP24.120Los Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)Assigned to Ogden (Rk)
Mark Lairdof23.108Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Taylor Lindsey2B24.226San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Nolan Longp22.177Los Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)Assigned to Ogden (Rk)
David LoughLF-RF30.176Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jake LoweryC25.359Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Activated from disabled list
Parker MarkelP25.303Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
Bladimir Matosp22.176Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
Jeffeson Medinap22.045Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Yonathan Mendoza3b22.155Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Ryan MetzlerIF23.117Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Activated from disabled list
Shelby MillerSP25.278Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Sam MollP24.194Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Jose MonegroP26.299Texas RangersHigh Desert (A+)Assigned to High Desert (A+)
Hector Olivera2b31.101Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)Assigned to GCL Braves (Rk) for rehab
Angel PerdomoP22.069Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)Reinstated to active roster
John PoloniusSS25.183San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Josh PrevostP24.182New York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Benino PrunedaP27.341Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Hunter RenfroeRF24.169San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Jairo RodriguezC27.325Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Activated from disabled list
Sharlon Schoop1B-2B29.091Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Activated from disabled list
Myles SmithP 24.114Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Jack SnodgrassP28.218Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Glenn SparkmanP24.065Kansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)
Eric StametsIF24.294Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Tyler SturdevantP30.207Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Tomas TelisC25.027Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Sam TuivailalaRP23.269St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Chase VallotC19.328Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Royals (Rk)
Connor WalshP23.270Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Activated from disabled list
Garrett WeberSS-2B27.108Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Mitchell Whitep21.199Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
David WhiteheadP24.085Pittsburgh PiratesBristol (Rk)Assigned to Bristol (Rk)
Cody WiniarskiP26.322Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Activated from disabled list
Alex Winkelmanp22.157Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Angel NesbittP25.223Detroit TigersErie (AA)DL-7 Injured
Brandon AllenIF30.153Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Chris NarvesonRP34.207Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Dylan AxelrodRP30.350Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
J.R. GrahamRP26.182New York YankeesTrenton (AA)DL-7 Injured
James JonesRF27.294Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Wesley WrightRP31.168Released by Red Sox
Blayne WellerP26.166Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Nik TurleyP26.307Released by Red Sox
Ramon TorresSS-2B23.174Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Aaron BrownRF24.025Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Calten DaalSS22.348Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)DL-7 Injured
Juan MartinezP24.000Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Matt MilroyP25.283Texas RangersHigh Desert (A+)DL-7 Injured
Matt Sergeyp26.351Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)DL-7 Injured
Scott WilliamsP22.240Texas RangersHigh Desert (A+)DL-7 Injured
Chuck Weaverp25.192Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)DL-7 Injured
Francis GuerreroC21.241Released by Reds
Austin Shieldsp18.234Pittsburgh PiratesGulf Coast Pirates (Rk)Signed out of draft (Ontario HS)
CJ Chathamss21.205Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Signed out of draft (Florida Atlantic)
Easton McGeep18.201Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Signed out of draft (Kentucky HS)
Boomer Synekc23.036Pittsburgh PiratesGulf Coast Pirates (Rk)Signed as undrafted free agent (Evansville)
Oswaldo Cabrerass17.136New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to GCL Yankees East (Rk)
Michael BrantleyLF29.061Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA) for rehab
Tyler Peytonp22.106Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Signed out of draft (Iowa)
Stephen Ridingsp20.331Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Signed out of draft (Haverford)