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Games on 2017-04-29

Top2017 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
NLColorado Rockies7Arizona Diamondbacks6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch930,4453:38Tyler AndersonZack GreinkeCarlos Estevez (3-0)Fernando Rodney (1-2)Greg Holland (11)Buddy BlackTony LovulloChase Field
NLPhiladelphia Phillies5Los Angeles Dodgers6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch953,1103:27Zach EflinBrandon McCarthyGrant Dayton (1-0)Hector Neris (0-1)-Pete MackaninDave RobertsDodger Stadium
NLPittsburgh Pirates4Miami Marlins0Boxscore - PBP - Pitch933,1522:31Ivan NovaDan StrailyIvan Nova (3-2)Dan Straily (1-2)-Clint HurdleDon MattinglyMarlins Park
NLAtlanta Braves11Milwaukee Brewers3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch930,0263:06Jaime GarciaJimmy NelsonJaime Garcia (1-1)Jimmy Nelson (1-2)-Brian SnitkerCraig CounsellMiller Park
NLSan Diego Padres12San Francisco Giants4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch942,8623:32Jhoulys ChacinMatt CainJhoulys Chacin (3-3)Chris Stratton (0-1)-Andy GreenBruce BochyAT&T Park
NLNew York Mets5Washington Nationals3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch936,5013:17Zack WheelerStephen StrasburgHansel Robles (4-0)Stephen Strasburg (2-1)Jeurys Familia (1)Terry CollinsDusty BakerNationals Park
IntChicago Cubs7Boston Red Sox4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch936,7763:00John LackeySteven WrightJohn Lackey (2-3)Steven Wright (1-3)Wade Davis (6)Joe MaddonJohn FarrellFenway Park
ALSeattle Mariners3Cleveland Indians4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch921,2212:42Yovani GallardoDanny SalazarDanny Salazar (2-2)Yovani Gallardo (1-3)Cody Allen (6)Scott ServaisTerry FranconaProgressive Field
ALChicago White Sox6Detroit Tigers4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch1036,2173:36Derek HollandMichael FulmerDavid Robertson (1-0)Justin Wilson (1-1)-Rich RenteriaBrad AusmusComerica Park
ALOakland Athletics2Houston Astros1Boxscore - PBP - Pitch932,1472:49Andrew TriggsJoe MusgroveAndrew Triggs (4-1)Joe Musgrove (1-2)Santiago Casilla (4)Bob MelvinA.J. HinchMinute Maid Park
ALBaltimore Orioles4New York Yankees12Boxscore - PBP - Pitch937,3033:12Ubaldo JimenezMichael PinedaMichael Pineda (3-1)Ubaldo Jimenez (1-1)-Buck ShowalterJoe GirardiYankee Stadium II
ALLos Angeles Angels3Texas Rangers6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch944,5973:03Jesse ChavezYu DarvishYu Darvish (3-2)Jesse Chavez (2-4)-Mike SciosciaJeff BanisterGlobe Life Park i
ALLos Angeles Angels3Texas Rangers6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch944,5973:03Jesse ChavezYu DarvishYu Darvish (3-2)Jesse Chavez (2-4)-Mike SciosciaJeff BanisterRangers Ballpark
ALTampa Bay Rays1Toronto Blue Jays4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch942,4193:02Matt AndrieseFrancisco LirianoFrancisco Liriano (2-2)Matt Andriese (1-1)Roberto Osuna (2)Kevin CashJohn GibbonsRogers Centre
14 Games on this date

Standings as of 2017-04-29.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees22157.682--124784610-15-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1407664.543
224Baltimore Orioles22148.6361.09496-28-36-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1406179.436
3610Boston Red Sox231211.5223.58791-48-54-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park1398158.583
4917Tampa Bay Rays251213.4804.511010649-43-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1376869.496
51530Toronto Blue Jays24717.2929.086109-233-84-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1386969.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Chicago White Sox22139.591--9576196-57-4W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1405486.386
258Cleveland Indians231310.5650.51059785-68-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field1398950.640
3813Minnesota Twins221111.5002.0949225-76-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1407466.529
41019Detroit Tigers231112.4782.5111130-196-65-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park1395386.381
51429Kansas City Royals22715.3186.05893-355-42-11L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1407367.521
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Houston Astros24159.625--10587188-57-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1388652.623
2715Los Angeles Angels261313.5003.094108-149-44-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1366769.493
41220Texas Rangers241113.4584.0112101118-73-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1386771.486
31121Oakland Athletics241113.4584.089110-217-64-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1386474.464
51324Seattle Mariners251114.4404.511511056-35-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1376770.489
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Washington Nationals24168.667--147117306-510-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park1388157.587
2714Philadelphia Phillies221111.5004.01039587-44-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1405585.393
41023Miami Marlins221012.4555.094100-64-46-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1406773.479
31122Atlanta Braves221012.4555.0101103-24-36-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park1406278.443
51326New York Mets231013.4355.598105-74-106-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1396079.432
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Chicago Cubs231310.565--12098224-59-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1397960.568
2511St. Louis Cardinals231211.5221.095101-68-54-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyJohn MozeliakBusch Stadium III1397168.511
3816Milwaukee Brewers251213.4802.013112566-106-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1377463.540
4918Pittsburgh Pirates231112.4782.087100-136-65-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1396475.460
51225Cincinnati Reds231013.4353.0109113-45-85-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bryan PriceDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1395881.417
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Colorado Rockies25169.640--119123-47-69-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1377166.518
237Arizona Diamondbacks261511.5771.51391122711-54-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1367858.574
3612Los Angeles Dodgers251312.5203.010789188-45-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1379146.664
41427San Diego Padres261016.3856.597131-345-45-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park1366175.449
51528San Francisco Giants25916.3607.085115-306-73-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1375582.401

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Raul AlcantaraRP24.146Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Dylan BakerP25.023Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Activated from disabled list
Steven BaronC26.143Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jake BarrettRP25.282Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+) for rehab
Brandon BednarIF-OF25.039San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Activated from disabled list
T.J. Bennettif24.281San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Arnaldo BerriosCF21.105New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Trevor Bettencourtp22.282Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Activated from disabled list
Clayton BlackburnP24.113Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Colten BrewerP24.182New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Jake CaveCF24.143New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Activated from disabled list
J.P. FeyereisenP24.081New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Activated from disabled list
Roemon FieldsOF26.152Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Wilmer Flores3B-1B25.267New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab
Paul FryP24.277Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Angel Germanp20.339Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Harol Gonzalezp22.058New York MetsColumbia (A)Activated from disabled list
Matt GraceRP28.136Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Scott Gristp24.333Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Javy GuerraRP31.180Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Joey GunkelP25.121Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Eric Gutierrez1b23.122Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Franklin GutierrezLF34.067Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+) for rehab
Mickey Jannisp29.135New York MetsBinghamton (AA)Reinstated to active roster
JaCoby JonesCF24.354Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Casey LawrenceRP29.184Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Raudel LazoRP28.017Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Diomar Lopezp20.135San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Reid Lovep24.349Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Derrick LovelessCF24.053Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
Chris Mathewsonp20.338Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Kyle McgowinP25.154Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Adrian Navasp28.016Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Reinstated to active roster
Nate Nolanc22.200Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Activated from disabled list
Connor Panas3b24.077Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Activated from disabled list
Joel PayampsP23.022Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Fernando Perezp23.133Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Kevin QuackenbushRP28.152San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Darwin RamosP21.158New York MetsColumbia (A)Assigned to Columbia (A)
Andres SantiagoP27.185Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Drew Smithp23.217Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+)
Kyle SmithP24.231Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Assigned to Corpus Christi (AA)
Matt Swarmerp23.216Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Activated from disabled list
Trent Thorntonp23.211Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Miguel Urenap22.061Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Aaron SanchezSP24.302Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Activated from DL
David Freese3B34.001Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)DL-10 Strained right hamstring
Danny OrtizRF-LF27.114Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Grant DaytonRP29.156Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Brandon CrawfordSS30.098San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Reinstated from Bereavement list
Brandon CrawfordSS30.098San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)DL-10 Right groin strain
Jose ValdezRP27.059Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Greg MahleRP24.012Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Tyler SkaggsSP25.291Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)DL-10 Strained right oblique
C.J. Cron1B27.114Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)DL-10 Left foot contusion
Raul AlcantaraRP24.146Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Joey Wendle2B27.003Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Activated from DL and assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Evan ScribnerRP31.284Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)DL-10 Right flexor bundle strain
Boog PowellOF 24.105Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Rafael BautistaRF24.052Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Adam EatonCF28.144Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Torn left ACL
Allen WebsterSP27.078Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Eddie ButlerRP26.047Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Erik CordierRP31.063Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
J.T. ChargoisRP26.147Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jason CoatsLF27.064Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)DL-7 Injured
Brant WhitingC25.083Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Cesar Galvez2B25.280Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)DL-7 Injured
El'Hajj MuhammadP25.297Released by White Sox
Gioskar Amaya3B-SS24.137Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-60 Injured
Gustavo NunezSS29.081Released by Tigers
John KuchnoP25.344Released by Pirates
Josh TurleyP26.246Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Kevin MedranoIF26.343Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Luis CruzC23.338Released by Cardinals
Rayan GonzalezP26.193Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)DL-60 Injured
Reinier RoibalP28.100Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Tim ShibuyaP27.227Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Andrew ThurmanP25.141Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Evan Van Hoosier2B 23.126Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-7 Injured
Joshua JamesP24.052Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Kevin CorneliusSS24.244Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kyle GranaP26.003Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Rogelio Armenterosp22.303Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri-City (A-)
Thomas DorminyP24.332San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Zachary BirdP22.289Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-60 Injured
Zane ChavezC30.120Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A-)Assigned to West Virginia (A-)
Alberto MineoC22.280Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)DL-7 Injured
Blake Bassp23.330Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-7 Injured
Brad Anderson1b23.109Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Jeremy NullP23.214Released by Cubs
Nick Dinic23.276Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Suspended
Scott Englerp20.138Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-60 Injured
Sicnarf LoopstokC24.003Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Steven FarnworthP23.235Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Yelfri Munozp23.156Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-7 Injured
Alexander PalmaOF21.194New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-60 Injured
Austin DeCarrP22.046New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Brandon Goldp22.225Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)DL-7 Injured
Brooks Kriskep23.085New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-60 Injured
Chris Paddackp21.112San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)DL-60 Injured
Chuck Weaverp26.115Miami MarlinsGreensboro (A)DL-7 Injured
Dillon Tatep22.363New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Drew Finleyp20.293New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Jonathan Loaisigap22.178New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-60 Injured
Jose AlmonteOF20.232Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Julio PintoP21.163Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Suspended
Marcus WilsonOF20.257Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)DL-7 Injured
Mauricio Lloverap21.012Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Quin Groganp23.322Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Assigned to extended spring training
Ryan Olsonp22.158Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)DL-7 Injured
Spencer Mahoneyp23.323New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)DL-7 Injured
Tommy Eveldp23.120Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)DL-7 Injured
Zeke McGranahanP26.116Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (Rk)
Tyler Sanchezc23.334Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Neil RamirezRP27.339San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Bryan MorrisRP30.032San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Ian DesmondCF31.221Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Activated from DL
Pete KozmaSS29.018Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Yankees by Rangers
John Bormannc24.025Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Nick PivettaP24.074Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Sean ManaeaSP25.088Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)DL-10 Strained left shoulder
Logan VerrettRP26.314Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Richard BleierRP30.013Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Ricky RomeroSP32.174Released by Giants
Parker Curryp23.159Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Luis Valdesss18.101Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)