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Games on 2016-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles10Chicago White Sox2BoxDylan BundyJames ShieldsUbaldo Jimenez
New York Mets3Detroit Tigers1BoxAddison ReedFrancisco RodriguezJeurys Familia
Texas Rangers5Houston Astros3BoxMatt BushChris Devenski(none)
Toronto Blue Jays1Kansas City Royals7BoxYordano VenturaMarcus Stroman(none)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees3BoxMasahiro TanakaCarlos CarrascoDellin Betances
Chicago Cubs3Oakland Athletics1BoxKyle HendricksSean ManaeaAroldis Chapman
Los Angeles Angels1Seattle Mariners3BoxJames PaxtonMatt ShoemakerTom Wilhelmsen
Minnesota Twins6Tampa Bay Rays3BoxKyle GibsonMatt AndrieseBrandon Kintzler
Milwaukee Brewers3Arizona Diamondbacks9BoxDaniel HudsonJimmy Nelson(none)
Miami Marlins10Colorado Rockies7BoxAdam ConleyJon GrayFernando Rodney
Boston Red Sox5Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxJosh FieldsDavid PriceKenley Jansen
Cincinnati Reds7Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxDan StrailyGerrit Cole(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6San Diego Padres5BoxJerad EickhoffBrad HandJeanmar Gomez
Atlanta Braves6St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMike FoltynewiczAdam WainwrightJim Johnson
San Francisco Giants0Washington Nationals1BoxTanner RoarkMadison BumgarnerMark Melancon

Standings as of 2016-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Baltimore Orioles1106347.573--5224843839-1724-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards522626.500
247Toronto Blue Jays1126349.5631.05354567932-2431-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre502624.520
3610Boston Red Sox1106050.5453.05985128634-2526-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park523319.635
4917New York Yankees1115655.5057.5454487-3332-2424-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II512823.549
51427Tampa Bay Rays1104565.40918.0440482-4225-3420-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field522329.442
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Cleveland Indians1096247.569--5444638131-2031-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field523220.615
259Detroit Tigers1116150.5502.05305082233-2128-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park502525.500
41020Kansas City Royals1115358.47710.0426487-6134-2019-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium512823.549
31119Chicago White Sox1115358.47710.0442486-4429-2624-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Robin VenturaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field512526.490
51528Minnesota Twins1114566.40518.0513577-6423-3222-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field511437.275
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Texas Rangers1126547.580--521517434-1731-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington503020.600
2713Seattle Mariners1105753.5187.05144763830-2527-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field522923.558
3814Houston Astros1115754.5147.54834483534-2623-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park512724.529
41223Los Angeles Angels1114962.44115.5515519-426-2923-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim512526.490
51324Oakland Athletics1114863.43216.5449543-9424-3224-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum512130.412
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Washington Nationals1116645.595--52238713533-2133-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park512922.569
2511Miami Marlins1115952.5327.04784641429-2430-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park502030.400
3715New York Mets1115754.5149.04134001329-2628-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field513021.588
41021Philadelphia Phillies1135261.46015.0418517-9925-2927-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park491930.388
51530Atlanta Braves1114170.36925.0395518-12318-3923-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaTurner Field502723.540
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs1106941.627--55637418237-1732-24W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field513417.667
2612St. Louis Cardinals1115853.52311.55524817126-3232-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III512823.549
3816Pittsburgh Pirates1095554.50513.5493502-931-2424-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park522329.442
41122Milwaukee Brewers1094960.45019.5446513-6730-2519-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park532429.453
51326Cincinnati Reds1104565.40924.0477605-12826-2919-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark522329.442
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Francisco Giants1116348.568--4964465032-2131-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park512427.471
248Los Angeles Dodgers1116249.5591.04844255935-2127-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium512922.569
3918Colorado Rockies1115556.4958.05795582128-2727-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Walt WeissJeff BridichCoors Field512031.392
41225San Diego Padres1114863.43215.0496538-4227-3021-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park512031.392
51429Arizona Diamondbacks1114566.40518.0492610-11819-3926-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chip HaleDave StewartChase Field512427.471


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Al AlburquerqueRP30.058Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Scott AlexanderRP27.028Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Yency AlmonteP 22.064Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Assigned to Hartford (AA)
Carl AndersonOF-P23.340Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Activated from disabled list
Will AndersonP23.346St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Jason BerkenP32.254Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Mike BolsingerSP28.191Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Jordan BrinkIF23.142Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk)
Braden Bristop21.279New York YankeesPulaski (Rk)Assigned to Pulaski (Rk)
Aaron BrownRF24.048Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Omar CarrizalesOF21.189Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Assigned to Hartford (AA)
Josh ConwayOF25.117Chicago CubsEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Jarrett Costac23.106Oakland AthleticsVermont (A-)Assigned to Vermont (A-)
Allen CraigDH32.020Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Leonardo Crawfordp19.186Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Jason CreasyP24.086Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Mason DavisIF23.208Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Eduardo de OleoC23.194Arizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Samuel DedunoSP33.036Baltimore OriolesGulf Coast Orioles (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)
Stephen FifeSP29.307Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Derek FisherOF22.351Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Cesar Galvez2B25.014Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Assigned to Hartford (AA)
Aramis GarciaC23.207San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Angel Germanp20.074Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
Todd GlaesmannRF25.287Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Miguel Guzmanc21.150Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Athletics (Rk)
Chris HarveyC23.150Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A-)Assigned to West Virginia (A-)
Adam Hofacketp22.170Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Activated from disabled list
Kyle Holderss22.074New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Dakota Hudsonp21.326St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+)
Matt Jonesc24.115Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jeff KempIF26.137Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
Trace LoehrSS21.076Oakland AthleticsBeloit (A)Reinstated to active roster
Scott Maneac20.230New York MetsKingsport (Rk)Assigned to Kingsport (Rk)
Cody MartinRP26.337Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Kuehl MceachernP23.092Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Casey McElroy2B26.222San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Angel MejiaP21.178San Diego PadresTri-City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Heiker MenesesSS-2B25.037Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Conner Menezp21.070San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Keynan MiddletonP22.329Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Assigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
Tucker NathansIF27.274Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Assigned to Bowie (AA)
Nefi OgandoP27.065Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Oliver Ortiz1B20.093Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Josh OutmanRP31.327Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Jensen Parkof23.240Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Ian ParmleyOF-P26.231Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from disabled list
Wes ParsonsP23.335Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Matt PearceP22.164St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA)
Natanael RamosC23.049New York MetsColumbia (A)Assigned to Columbia (A)
Robert RogersP25.286Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Angel RosaSS23.322Los Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Chris SadberryP24.273Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+)
Luis SardinasSS23.083Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Anfernee SeymourSS21.044Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Tim ShibuyaP26.327Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Chris TaylorSS-2B25.343Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
James Terrellof19.209Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Athletics (Rk)
Jorge TilleroC22.229Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Activated from disabled list
Justin TopaP25.153Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Assigned to Bradenton (A+)
Pat ValaikaIF23.332Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Jose VinicioSS23.028Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
Thad WeberRP31.313Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Rafael YnoaLF29.000Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Trayce ThompsonLF-RF25.145Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Rob Segedin3B27.270Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Socrates BritoRF23.335Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Activated from DL
David PeraltaLF28.359Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)DL-15 Right wrist inflammation
Sonny GraySP26.273Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-15 Strained right forearm
Chris SmithRP35.120Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Josh PhegleyC28.177Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Brandon SnyderLF29.257Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Madison YounginerP25.277Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Chaz RoeRP29.302Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Orioles by Braves
Josh CollmenterRP30.181Released by Diamondbacks
Gerardo ParraLF29.093Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Activated from DL
Mike Freeman2B29.003Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Nick VincentRP30.026Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Activated from DL
Tony KempLF24.281Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from Fresno (AAA)
Colby RasmusLF29.361Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)DL-15 Ear infection
Tom LayneRP31.278Released by Red Sox
Enny RomeroRP25.195Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)DL-15 Back strain
Danny FarquharRP29.171Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Ariel PenaP27.079Released by Brewers
John LambSP26.028Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jaron LongP24.345Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)DL-7 Injured
Juan GonzalezP26.124Released by Cardinals
Kelvin MarteP28.257Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Chad OberackerLF27.205Released by Diamondbacks
Chesny YoungIF23.305Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Christopher McFarlandSS23.256Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Erick Mattac22.120Texas RangersFrisco (AA)DL-7 Injured
Tyler SpurlinP25.051Milwaukee BrewersBiloxi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Zachary BirdP 22.024Atlanta BravesCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Austin AuneOF 22.335New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Brian MillerP24.023Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)DL-7 Injured
Domingo AcevedoP22.065New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
James NorwoodP22.226Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jonathon CrawfordP24.280Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Max PentecostC23.150Toronto Blue JaysLansing (A)DL-7 Injured
Reed HarperSS25.229Atlanta BravesCarolina (A+)DL-7 Injured
Shawon DunstonCF23.183San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)
Shawon DunstonCF23.183San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Wander Franco3B21.237Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)DL-7 Injured
Greg BrodyIF24.290San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)DL-7 Injured
Michael SantosP21.070Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)DL-7 Injured
Miguel DiazP21.252Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Edwin Venturaof18.345Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Israel Cruzp19.067Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Suspended
Victor Romerop21.171Baltimore OriolesGulf Coast Orioles (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Casey JanssenRP34.324Released by Red Sox
Victor Delgadop21.185Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Activated from disabled list