Please SUPPORT US by putting your name on the SUPPORT WALL.
Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Wednesday December 21,2016This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

2016 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Top
Month Day Year

Games on 2016-12-21

TopPREV   NEXT
Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher

Standings at end of 2016 season.

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Boston Red Sox1629369.574--87869418447-3446-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park000
348Toronto Blue Jays1628973.5494.07596669346-3543-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre000
257Baltimore Orioles1628973.5494.07447152950-3139-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards000
4915New York Yankees1628478.5199.0680702-2248-3336-45L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II000
51428Tampa Bay Rays1626894.42025.0672713-4136-4532-49W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field000
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Cleveland Indians1619467.584--77767610153-2841-39W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field000
2611Detroit Tigers1618675.5348.07507212945-3541-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park000
31016Kansas City Royals1628181.50013.5675712-3747-3434-47L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium000
41119Chicago White Sox1627884.48116.5686715-2945-3633-48L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field000
51530Minnesota Twins16259103.36435.5722889-16730-5129-52W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Texas Rangers1629567.586--765757853-2842-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington000
2713Seattle Mariners1628676.5319.07687076144-3742-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field000
3814Houston Astros1628478.51911.07247012343-3841-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park000
41221Los Angeles Angels1627488.45721.0717727-1040-4134-47W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim000
51324Oakland Athletics1626993.42626.0653761-10834-4735-46W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Washington Nationals1629567.586--76361215150-3145-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park000
2510New York Mets1628775.5378.06716175444-3743-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field000
3717Miami Marlins1617982.49115.5655682-2740-4039-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park000
41123Philadelphia Phillies1627191.43824.0610796-18637-4434-47W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park000
51326Atlanta Braves1616893.42226.5649779-13031-5037-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaTurner Field000
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs16210359.636--80855625257-2446-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field-10-1
2612St. Louis Cardinals1628676.53117.07797126738-4348-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III000
3818Pittsburgh Pirates1627983.48824.0729758-2939-4240-41L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park-1-10
41022Milwaukee Brewers1627389.45130.0671733-6241-4032-49W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park000
51529Cincinnati Reds1626894.42035.0716854-13838-4330-51L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2016 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Los Angeles Dodgers1629171.562--7256388753-2838-43L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium000
249San Francisco Giants1628775.5374.07156318445-3642-39W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park000
3920Colorado Rockies1627587.46316.0845860-1542-3933-48L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field000
41225Arizona Diamondbacks1626993.42622.0752890-13833-4836-45W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field000
51427San Diego Padres1626894.42023.0686770-8439-4229-52L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park000

Transactions

Top
Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Cameron Seitzer1B26.344Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Zach Kapstein1B24.207Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Dylan Barrowp23.145Released by White Sox
Josh Goossen-BrownP25.303Released by White Sox
Brandon Magallonesp23.336Released by White Sox
Richard McWilliamsp23.244Released by White Sox
Brandon Quinterop22.322Released by White Sox
Cody WiniarskiP27.116Released by White Sox
Carlos Diazp22.354Released by White Sox
Steven PollakovC24.358Released by White Sox
Dante Flores2b23.257Released by White Sox
Ryan LeonardsSS25.152Released by White Sox
James DykstraP26.029Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Traded from White Sox to Rangers for cash
Tyler BarnetteP24.207San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Traded from White Sox to Padres for cash
Rob WootenRP31.153Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Matt PurkeP26.157Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Outrighted to minors
David HolmanP26.204Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
C.C. LeeRP30.061Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Zach Taylorc21.053Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Maxx Tissenbaum2B25.149Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Cesar Galvez2B25.150Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Rafael YnoaLF29.136Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Collin BalesterRP30.198Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jake BrighamRP28.315Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Waldis Joaquinp29.361Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jorge MarbanP28.016Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Thad WeberRP32.084Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Travis BlackleySP34.047Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Omar ArtsenIF27.015Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Logan Watkins2b27.114Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Zack Cox3B27.226Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Gabriel Quintana3B24.105Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
James AdduciLF-DH31.220Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Quincy LatimoreLF27.321Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Ronnie MitchellOF25.183Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Bobby ParnellRP32.104Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jonathan SanchezRP34.032Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Brooks Conrad1B-3B36.340Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Garin Cecchini3B25.245Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Ruben Sosa2B-CF26.089Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Reinaldo Cepinp22.345Released by Royals
Boo Vazquezof23.261Released by Royals
Ryan EtsellP25.003Released by Angels
Wilmer FontRP26.211Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jay MuhammadP22.037Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Andrew ThurmanP25.011Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Kelvin MarteRP29.027Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Collin Yelichc23.081Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Dustin Geiger3B25.019Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jose Diazp23.228Released by Marlins
Joel EffertzP26.085Released by Marlins
Isaac GilP25.074Released by Marlins
Ty Provencherp23.225Released by Marlins
Kelvin Rivasp24.199Released by Marlins
Frank GarcesSP26.338Released by Marlins
Arturo RodriguezC25.079Granted free agency
Forrest SnowP27.356Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Andrew BarbosaP29.033Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jeremy Newtonp23.203Released by Brewers
Shawn Clowersp24.040Released by Brewers
Joan De La Cruzp22.082Released by Brewers
Boanerges Novap23.318Released by Brewers
Alan Sharkey1B 23.043Released by Brewers
Omar GarciaCF23.142Released by Brewers
Henry CentenoP22.119Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Dan RohlfingC27.312Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Reynaldo Rodriguez1B30.317Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Dan Gamache3B-2B26.031Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Matt Hague1B31.123Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Bengie GonzalezSS26.339Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Joshua TorresP22.239New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Nick RumbelowRP25.106New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Cito CulverSS24.117New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Michael O'NeillOF24.192Released by Yankees
Koby GaunaP23.102Released by Athletics
Emerson Nelop21.099Released by Athletics
Phillip OrtizP21.290Released by Athletics
Kevin FerreraP23.169Released by Athletics
Victor VelizP23.076Released by Athletics
Robert MartinezOF 22.316Released by Athletics
Andrew PotterP 22.315Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Greg WilliamsP26.356Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Gregory Picart3B-SS31.087Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Ivan Cespedesp22.079Released by Pirates
Delvin Hicianop24.363Released by Pirates
Alex Martinezp21.227Released by Pirates
Luis PaulaP23.182Released by Pirates
Billy RothP21.199Released by Pirates
David WhiteheadP24.244Released by Pirates
Cristian MotaP25.086Released by Pirates
Deybi GarciaC24.314Released by Pirates
Sam KennellySS20.347Released by Pirates
Mister Lucianop20.290Released by Pirates
Dickie ThonSS25.035St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Christopher ThomasP28.280Released by Cardinals
Riley Drongesenc24.206Released by Cardinals
Josh Swirchak2b23.263Released by Cardinals
Carlos TorresOF24.081Released by Cardinals
Logan BawcomP28.049San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jonathan EdwardsRP28.348San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Gabe EncinasP25.000San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Craig StammenRP32.287San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Webster RivasC26.135San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Brett Wallace1B30.117San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Noah Perio2B25.037San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Christian Villanueva3B25.185San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Matt ReynoldsRP32.080San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Travis Higgsc28.106San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Josmil PintoC27.265San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Mike Morse1B34.274San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Justin Ruggianocf34.253San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Ryan CasteelC25.198Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Kyle WaldropOF25.025Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Joe Peelerp20.019Released by Mariners
Nick KielP24.021Released by Mariners
Patrick PetersonP23.288Released by Mariners
Dylan Silvap22.359Released by Mariners
Nick Halamandaris1b22.349Released by Mariners
Augustus Craigof23.255Released by Mariners
Jose LealRF21.308Released by Mariners
Cristian ToribioSS22.099Released by Rays
Bralin JacksonOF 23.019Released by Rays
Justin O'ConnerC24.265Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Outrighted to minors
Dario BeltreP24.032Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Anthony CarterP30.261Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
David PerezP24.001Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Alex BurgC-3B29.134Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jared HoyingRF27.217Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Jason MartinsonSS28.067Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Murphy SmithP29.118Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Gabriel AriasP27.015Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Devin IvanyC34.147Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Andruth RamirezC27.286Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Patrick LeylandC25.071Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Signed to Minor League Contract
Matt Pirrop23.241Released by Nationals
Erik VanMeetrenc24.108Released by Nationals
David Kerianss23.315Released by Nationals