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Games on 2017-07-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cincinnati Reds7Arizona Diamondbacks0BoxLuis CastilloTaijuan Walker(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs2BoxIvan NovaJake ArrietaFelipe Rivero
Chicago White Sox5Colorado Rockies4BoxTommy KahnleGreg HollandDavid Robertson
Kansas City Royals4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxRoss StriplingScott Alexander(none)
San Diego Padres2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJhoulys ChacinAaron NolaBrandon Maurer
Miami Marlins5San Francisco Giants4BoxChris O'GradyJeff SamardzijaA.J. Ramos
New York Mets1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxAdam WainwrightZack WheelerSeung Hwan Oh
Atlanta Braves13Washington Nationals0BoxJulio TeheranStephen Strasburg(none)
Detroit Tigers0Cleveland Indians4BoxMike ClevingerJustin Verlander(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Minnesota Twins1BoxWade MileyAdalberto Mejia(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3New York Yankees5BoxAroldis ChapmanCorey Knebel(none)
Oakland Athletics4Seattle Mariners3BoxSean DoolittleEdwin DiazSantiago Casilla
Boston Red Sox0Tampa Bay Rays1BoxAlex CobbRick PorcelloAlex Colome
Los Angeles Angels2Texas Rangers5BoxTyson RossJesse Chavez(none)
Houston Astros2Toronto Blue Jays7BoxMarcus StromanMichael Fiers(none)

Standings as of 2017-07-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Boston Red Sox885038.568--4283616725-1425-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park744331.581
249New York Yankees854540.5293.547437410026-1619-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II774631.597
3611Tampa Bay Rays894643.5174.54234091426-1920-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field733439.466
51220Toronto Blue Jays874146.4718.5365411-4622-2319-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre753540.467
41119Baltimore Orioles874146.4718.5381465-8425-1616-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards753441.453
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cleveland Indians864739.547--4183427621-2326-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field765521.724
2510Minnesota Twins874542.5172.5398452-5420-2725-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field754035.533
3712Kansas City Royals864442.5123.0360382-2224-1920-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium763640.474
41525Chicago White Sox863848.4429.0397419-2219-1819-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field762947.382
51426Detroit Tigers863848.4429.0404437-3323-2015-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park762650.342
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros885929.670--50836414427-1832-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park744232.568
2814Texas Rangers874344.49415.54444123225-1918-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington753540.467
3916Los Angeles Angels914447.48416.5374399-2523-1921-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim713635.507
41018Seattle Mariners894247.47217.5427435-826-2216-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field733637.493
51324Oakland Athletics883949.44320.0382466-8424-2115-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum743638.486
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Washington Nationals875136.586--4763918525-1926-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park754629.613
2715Atlanta Braves864244.4888.5400439-3920-2222-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park763046.395
31022Miami Marlins864046.46510.5400421-2121-2119-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park763739.487
41123New York Mets853946.45911.0406449-4319-2420-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field773146.403
51530Philadelphia Phillies862858.32622.5325423-9815-2513-33L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park763838.500
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
158Milwaukee Brewers904941.544--4464034326-2323-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park723735.514
2613Chicago Cubs874344.4944.53963851124-1919-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field754926.653
3817St. Louis Cardinals874245.4835.5396389725-2417-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III754134.547
4921Pittsburgh Pirates884147.4667.0364400-3621-2220-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park743440.459
51328Cincinnati Reds873849.4379.5422462-4023-2015-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark753045.400
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers896029.674--45829816038-1122-18W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium734429.603
223Arizona Diamondbacks885335.6026.544534210333-1420-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field744034.541
346Colorado Rockies905139.5679.54514193225-1826-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field723636.500
41227San Diego Padres873849.43721.0311433-12222-2216-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park753342.440
51429San Francisco Giants893455.38226.0346443-9717-2317-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park733043.411


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Eric AlonzoP25.315Miami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA)
Olivier Basabess19.358Arizona Padres 2 (Rk)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Kyle Beam1b22.154Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Cody Beckmanp22.249Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)Assigned to Helena (Rk)
T.J. Bennettif24.351San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Marino Campanaof19.222Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Alex Castellanoslf30.338Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Luis CessaSP25.074New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Scott CopelandSP29.206Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Edgar Corcino3B25.031Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
Nelvin Correap20.164New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Nestor CortesP22.210New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Collin CowgillLF31.047San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Padres (Rk)
Galli CribbsIF24.273Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Weston DavisP21.002Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Enmanuel De Jesusp20.210Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Juan De La CruzC23.337Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Activated from disabled list
Seth Elledgep21.049Seattle MarinersClinton (A)Assigned to Clinton (A)
Pedro Espinolap21.158New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk)
Luke EubankP23.134Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Tyler Fallwellp21.243Kansas City RoyalsBurlington (Rk)Assigned to Burlington (Rk)
Juan Florentinop20.303Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Isaac GallowayCF27.271Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)
Junior GarciaP21.281Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Julio Gonzalezss22.024Kansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)Assigned to Idaho Falls (Rk)
Cade GottaOF25.342Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Matthew Hardyp21.359Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)Assigned to Helena (Rk)
Tyler HeinemanC26.019Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Sam HentgesP20.355Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Tyler HerbP25.071San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Matt HollidayDH37.189New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab
Wei-Chieh Huangp23.285Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Activated from disabled list
Dane Hutcheonss22.359Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Assigned to Fort Myers (A+)
David Jacob1b22.019Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)
Micah JohnsonLF26.202Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A) for rehab
Stephen JohnsonP 26.137San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Travis Jonesof21.283Kansas City RoyalsBurlington (Rk)Assigned to Burlington (Rk)
Jeff KempIF27.107Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Activated from disabled list
Nick Kingss23.238Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)Assigned to West Virginia (A)
Will LaMarcheP 25.336San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Domingo Leyba2B21.301Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)Activated from disabled list
Ryan Lilliep21.068Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Dominic LoBruttop21.038Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Justin MaffeiOF25.316Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Joey Martarano3B22.345Chicago CubsEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Yonathan Mendoza3b23.148Cleveland IndiansAkron (AA)Assigned to Akron (AA)
Julian MerryweatherP25.268Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Charlie Meyerc24.179Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Craig MissigmanP23.337New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Activated from disabled list
Bryan MitchellRP26.080New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Joseph MongeRF22.051Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Jordan MontgomeryP24.193New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jose MoralesP22.146Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Nationals (Rk)
Dauri Moretap21.084Cincinnati RedsDayton (A)Assigned to Dayton (A)
Max MurphyOF24.233Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Tucker NathansIF28.244Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Chris O'BrienC27.349Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Sean O'ConnellP25.209Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)Activated from disabled list
Mitchell OsnowitzP26.006Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
David Owenp23.260San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Drake Owenbyp23.182Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Adonis Paula3B23.017Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Josh Penningtonp22.002Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Max PentecostC24.120Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Jurickson ProfarLF24.138Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
A.J. Ramirez3b24.095San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Luis Ramirezp21.224Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Milton RamosSS21.256Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Artie ReyesP25.093St. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Sean Rodriguez1B-3B32.073Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab
Fabian RomanP25.229Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Dan RunzlerRP32.100Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Dalton Sawyerp23.228Oakland AthleticsStockton (A+)Assigned to Stockton (A+)
Antonio SenzatelaP22.168Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Pedro SeverinoC23.353Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-) for rehab
Heath Slattonp23.294San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Albert SuarezSP27.273San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Tyrone TaylorOF 23.167Milwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Brewers (Rk)
Jake Thomasof23.352Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Cole Thompsonc23.088Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Seth VarnerP25.163Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
Randy Vasquezc21.117Houston AstrosBuies Creek (A+)Assigned to Buies Creek (A+)
Andrew Vernonp23.172Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Assigned to Wisconsin (A)
Andre WheelerOF25.285Chicago White SoxArizona White Sox (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Brant WhitingC25.153Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
D.J. Wilsonof20.273Chicago CubsSouth Bend (A)Assigned to South Bend (A)
Jordan Wrenof23.288Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Jonas Wyattp19.295Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Indians (Rk)
Michael YnoaRP25.288Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Jason Kipnis2B30.096Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)DL-10 Strained right hamstring
Jeff LockeRP29.231Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Jerad EickhoffSP27.006Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Arcenio LeonP30.289Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Casey ColemanP30.005Released by Astros
Daniel BardRP32.013New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jarrett GrubeP35.245Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt StitesRP27.041Released by Diamondbacks
Robert WhalenP 23.158Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ronald HerreraP22.066New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Brian HolmesP26.159Released by Astros
Jalen BeeksP23.363Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Jimmy ReyesP28.123Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Mike FordP25.004New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan YarbroughP25.190Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Trent WoodwardC25.155Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Brendan Rodgersss20.333Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Dickie ThonSS25.235Released by Cardinals
Erick Mattac23.090Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-7 Injured
Justus SheffieldP21.056New York YankeesTrenton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kyle Tuckerof20.172Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Michael KopechP21.069Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Arturo Larass26.136Texas RangersDown East (A+)DL-7 Injured
Corey Rayof22.289Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Drew Harringtonp22.100Atlanta BravesFlorida (A+)DL-7 Injured
Johan CruzSS21.274Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jon Duplantierp22.362Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Jordan Humphreysp21.027New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)DL-7 Injured
Matt SmoralP 23.112Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Sam Heldp22.318Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Tyler Sullivanof24.229Released by White Sox
Victor Roblesof20.050Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
Zack Collinsc22.152Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)Placed on temporary inactive list
J.D. Busfieldp22.064Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)DL-7 Injured
Jose AlmonteOF20.302Texas RangersHickory (A)DL-7 Injured
Luis Ledop22.041Chicago White SoxGreat Falls (Rk)DL-7 Injured
NIck WellsP21.138Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Lance Jonesof24.240Announced retirement
Alian Silva2b23.040Released by Nationals
Nate Coronadoif25.033Released by Rockies
Christian Broussardp20.260Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Curtiss Pomeroyp24.064Released by Yankees
Josh Robersonp21.057Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Meliton Reyesp19.342Toronto Blue JaysGulf Coast Blue Jays (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Mike McCannc21.363Released by Royals
Roberto Medinac19.287Released by Nationals
Anthony GoseCF26.332Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)DL-7 Injured
Blake SwihartC25.096Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Conor MulleeRP29.134Released by Cubs
Matt TracyP28.224Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)DL-7 Injured
Tyler WagnerIF26.165Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Andury AcevedoP26.319Released by Cubs
Leonardo Reginatto3B27.089Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Rene MelendezC22.169Released by Giants
Zane EvansC-P25.222Announced retirement
Josh RapaczC26.363Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)DL-7 Injured
Miles Chambersp23.259New York YankeesGulf Coast Yankees (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Kramer Robertson2b22.291St. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)Signed out of draft (LSU)
Austen Wadeof21.142Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Signed out of draft (TCU)
Brandon Hughesof21.220Chicago CubsEugene (A-)Signed out of draft (Michigan State)
Jared Young2b21.365Chicago CubsEugene (A-)Signed out of draft (Old Dominion)
Mike Papierskic21.133Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Signed out of draft (LSU)
Mike Riverac21.209Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Signed out of draft (Florida)
Alex Dunlapc22.275Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Signed out of draft (Stanford)
Cam Warnerif23.126Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Signed out of draft (TCU)
Elliott Barzilliss22.066Miami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)Signed out of draft (TCU)
Eric Seniorof19.282Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Signed out of draft (Midland)
Evan Skougc21.261Chicago White SoxArizona White Sox (Rk)Signed out of draft (TCU)
Justin Bellinger1b21.325Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Signed out of draft (Duke)
Justin Connellof18.119Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Signed out of draft (Florida HS)
K.J. Harrison1b20.331Milwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)Signed out of draft (Oregon State)
Logan Taylorof23.017Chicago White SoxArizona White Sox (Rk)Signed out of draft (Louisville)
Nick Snyderp21.272Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Signed out of draft (Indian River State)
Phil Caulfield2b22.190Washington NationalsGulf Coast Nationals (Rk)Signed out of draft (Loyola Marymount)
Ricky Vanascop18.268Texas RangersArizona Rangers (Rk)Signed out of draft (Florida HS)
Will Gaddisp21.118Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Signed out of draft (Furman)
Tom Collettip22.016San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)Signed as undrafted free agent (Ohio)
Aaron Myersp23.309Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Traded from Brewers to Orioles for cash considerations