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Games on 2017-08-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cincinnati Reds11Atlanta Braves8BoxRobert StephensonJulio Teheran(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3Chicago Cubs4BoxJose QuintanaDanny BarnesWade Davis
Milwaukee Brewers6Colorado Rockies3BoxAnthony SwarzakGreg HollandCorey Knebel
Miami Marlins1New York Mets8BoxRafael MonteroVance Worley(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxChad KuhlMichael WachaFelipe Rivero
Washington Nationals1San Diego Padres3BoxTravis WoodStephen StrasburgBrad Hand
Philadelphia Phillies12San Francisco Giants9BoxAdam MorganTy BlachHector Neris
Los Angeles Angels5Baltimore Orioles1BoxJ.C. RamirezKevin Gausman(none)
New York Yankees4Boston Red Sox3BoxCC SabathiaChris SaleDellin Betances
Los Angeles Dodgers3Detroit Tigers0BoxRoss StriplingMichael FulmerKenley Jansen
Oakland Athletics0Houston Astros3BoxCollin McHughKendall GravemanTyler Clippard
Cleveland Indians5Kansas City Royals0BoxTrevor BauerJason Vargas(none)
Arizona Diamondbacks0Minnesota Twins5BoxJose BerriosZack Greinke(none)
Seattle Mariners7Tampa Bay Rays6BoxAriel MirandaJake OdorizziEdwin Diaz
Chicago White Sox7Texas Rangers17BoxMartin PerezDerek Holland(none)

Standings as of 2017-08-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1227052.574--5904959539-2231-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park402317.575
248New York Yankees1226656.5414.062951411535-2231-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II402515.625
31017Baltimore Orioles1236063.48810.5585631-4636-2424-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards391524.385
41119Tampa Bay Rays1256065.48011.5535554-1931-3229-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field372017.541
51220Toronto Blue Jays1235964.48011.5524604-8034-2925-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre391722.436
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Cleveland Indians1216853.562--59045713331-2737-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field41347.829
2511Minnesota Twins1216259.5126.0566615-4930-3532-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field412318.561
3916Kansas City Royals1226161.5007.5542573-3132-2929-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium401921.475
41325Detroit Tigers1225369.43415.5584642-5829-3024-39L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park401129.275
51529Chicago White Sox1204674.38321.5523621-9825-3121-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field422121.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros1237647.618--69753516236-2640-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park392514.641
2612Los Angeles Angels1236360.51213.0527530-333-2630-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim391722.436
3714Seattle Mariners1246361.50813.5586595-934-3229-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field381523.395
4815Texas Rangers1226161.50014.56265903635-2826-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington401723.425
51426Oakland Athletics1235370.43123.0538645-10734-3119-39L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum392217.564
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Washington Nationals1217348.603--64351412935-2538-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park412417.585
2818Miami Marlins1215962.48814.0565580-1532-2927-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park411823.439
31124Atlanta Braves1215467.44619.0551628-7726-3228-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park411823.439
41223New York Mets1215467.44619.0565621-5627-3527-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field411625.390
51530Philadelphia Phillies1214477.36429.0482596-11424-3120-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park412219.537
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Chicago Cubs1226557.533--5915385333-2832-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field402713.675
2610Milwaukee Brewers1246460.5162.05755591635-3029-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park382216.579
3713St. Louis Cardinals1236360.5122.55845335135-2728-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III392019.513
4921Pittsburgh Pirates1235964.4806.5525569-4433-2826-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park391623.410
51327Cincinnati Reds1245371.42713.0594687-9329-3124-40W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark381523.395
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1218734.719--62040022051-1436-20W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium411724.415
236Colorado Rockies1236855.55320.06445905438-2430-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field391920.487
347Arizona Diamondbacks1236756.54521.05975049339-2328-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field392613.667
41022San Diego Padres1235568.44733.0470620-15033-2922-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park391623.410
51428San Francisco Giants1255075.40039.0509617-10829-3321-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park371423.378


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Nick AhmedSS27.157Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Assigned to AZL Diamondbacks (Rk) for rehab
Dean AldridgeP23.021Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Jason Alexanderp24.171Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)Assigned to Orem (Rk)
Austin Allenc23.215San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Isaac Andersonp23.349Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Gabriel Ariasif17.174San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Skylar Ariasp20.050Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)Reinstated to active roster
Chris Bakerss22.263San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Barrett BarnesCF26.021Pittsburgh PiratesGulf Coast Pirates (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Mariel Bautistaof19.308Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
David Bednarp22.313San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Carlos Belen3B21.173San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Tommy Bergjansp24.261Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Quintin Berrylf32.271Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Blake BivensP22.008Tampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Rays (Rk)
Colby BluebergP24.100San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Scott Bochesp22.306Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
John Bormannc24.137Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Rod BoykinCF22.124San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Steven BraultRP25.112Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Reid Brignac2B31.215Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Luis CedenoP23.036New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Activated from disabled list
Michael De La CruzOF21.040Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A-)Assigned to West Virginia (A-)
Oscar De La Cruzp22.168Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Austin DeCarrP22.158New York YankeesStaten Island (A-)Assigned to Staten Island (A-)
Omar Estevez2b19.175Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Bobby Eveldp25.259Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+)
Jeurys FamiliaRP27.313New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab
Sam GaviglioP27.089Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Michael GettysOF21.302San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Ruddy GironSS20.227San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Tom GorzelannyRP35.038New York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)Assigned to St. Lucie (A+)
Guillermo Granadilloof20.188New York MetsBrooklyn (A-)Assigned to Brooklyn (A-)
Adam Hofacketp23.182Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Adrian HouserRP24.198Milwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Brewers (Rk)
Landon Hughesp22.333Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)Assigned to Danville (Rk)
Dustin Huntp23.017Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Chris Iriart1b22.316Oakland AthleticsArizona Athletics (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Athletics (Rk)
Francis Jonesp20.256Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
Jake Kalishp26.041Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Casey KellySP27.319San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Jon Kennedyp21.334Atlanta BravesRome (A)Assigned to Rome (A)
Taylor Kohlweyof23.030San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Max Kranickp20.029Pittsburgh PiratesBristol (Rk)Assigned to Bristol (Rk)
Gabriel LlanesP21.217New York MetsColumbia (A)Activated from disabled list
Mauricio Lloverap21.124Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Keegan Longp23.357Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Erik ManoahP21.241Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Christian Marrero1B31.020Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Mike MayersRP25.257St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Tim MayzaP25.217Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Domenic Mazzap23.021San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Adonis Medinap20.244Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Hengerber Medinap22.311San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Ryan MetzlerIF24.152Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Assigned to Hartford (AA)
Alec MillsRP25.263Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Brandon Montgomery2b21.189Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Reshard Munroeof21.065Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
Pedro Payanop22.326Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Activated from disabled list
Joc PedersonCF25.120Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Luis Penap21.361Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
D.J. Petersof21.251Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Chris PikeP24.312Tampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)Assigned to Hudson Valley (A-)
Ivan PineyroP25.325Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)Assigned to Jackson (AA)
Yohan PinoSP33.237Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Assigned to Chattanooga (AA)
Anderson Polancop24.347Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Indians (Rk)
Luke Raleyof22.334Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Zach Reksof23.280Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Hunter RenfroeRF25.204San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Joey RickardLF26.090Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Elvin Rodriguezp19.141Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)Assigned to Burlington (A)
Jose Rodriguez2b21.178Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)Assigned to Asheville (A)
Garabez RosaSS27.311Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Activated from disabled list
Andres SantiagoP27.297Atlanta BravesFlorida (A+)Assigned to Florida (A+)
Rob Segedin1B28.282Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Yaisel Sierrap26.075Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Keith Skinnerc23.127New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Devin Smeltzerp21.347Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Assigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)
Ricardo Smithp21.185Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
Evan Steelep20.278Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Royals (Rk)
River StevensIF 25.222San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Matt Swarmerp23.328Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Tommy ThorpeP24.333Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Alexis Torresss19.250Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Brandon Waddellp23.077Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Activated from disabled list
Lachlan Wellsp20.173Minnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Cesar PuelloCF-RF26.140Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Angels by Rays
Osman Gutierrezp22.247Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Traded from Blue Jays to Marilns for Tom Koehler
Stephen StrasburgSP29.030Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Activated from DL
Carlos GomezCF31.258Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder cyst
Jabari BlashLF28.046San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Phil Gosselin2B28.320Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
C.C. SabathiaSP37.029New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Activated from DL
Eric SkoglundP24.297Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Recalled from Omaha (AAA)
Neftali FelizCL29.109Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)DL-10 Right ulnar nerve palsy
Matt KempLF32.330Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Activated from DL
Edward ParedesP30.323Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Yu DarvishSP31.003Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)DL-10 Lower back tightness
Dovydas NeverauskasP24.217Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA)
Luke JacksonRP25.361Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder strain
Matt WislerSP24.341Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Casey LawrenceRP29.296Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Tacoma (AAA)
Mitch HanigerRF26.239Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Activated from DL
Jarrod DysonLF-CF33.004Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)DL-10 Right groin strain
Danny FarquharRP30.183Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Reynaldo LopezRP23.227Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)DL-10 Strained back
T.J. HouseP27.324Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Kevin PlaweckiC26.174New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Aaron BrooksSP27.114Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Rene RiveraC34.019Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Mets by Cubs
Josh LucasP26.287St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Pedro BeatoRP30.296Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Odubel HerreraCF25.234Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-10 Strained left hamstring
Max ScherzerSP33.023Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Left neck inflammation
Brandon BarnesLF31.096Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Chris Parmelee1B29.177Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Destin HoodRF27.138Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Emmanuel BurrissSS32.214Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Preston ClaiborneRP29.211Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Rusney CastilloLF29.347Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Alex KlonowskiP25.140Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)DL-7 Injured
Aroni NinaP27.132Released by Padres
Dustin Hurlbuttp24.287Oakland AthleticsMidland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jose Duartec24.118Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Joseph Rosass20.166Seattle MarinersClinton (A)DL-7 Injured
Preston BeckOF26.297Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Richard RodriguezP27.168Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Wil BrowningP28.345Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Joseph MongeRF22.093Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)DL-7 Injured
Sharif OthmanC28.149New York YankeesTrenton (AA)DL-7 Injured
Estevan Florialof19.267New York YankeesTampa (A+)DL-7 Injured
Gavin Collinsc22.033Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jonathon CrawfordP25.292Cincinnati RedsDaytona (A+)DL-7 Injured
Marcus GreeneC 23.000San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)DL-7 Injured
Amaurys Minier3B21.202Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)DL-7 Injured
Billy Endrisof23.305Released by Diamondbacks
Blake Rutherfordof20.109Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)DL-7 Injured
Danny De la Callec24.335Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)DL-7 Injured
Jose MartinezP23.127Released by Diamondbacks
Keston Hiura2b21.017Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Leonardo Crawfordp20.198Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
Robby Sextonp23.112Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)DL-7 Injured
Chandler Fergusonp19.169Cleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)DL-60 Injured
Xavier LeGrant2b20.122Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Michael Cantuc21.357San Diego PadresArizona Padres (Rk)Assigned to AZL Padres (Rk)
Tom KoehlerSP31.051Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Traded from Marlins to Blue Jays for Osman Gutierrez
Mateo Nunezp20.069Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to AZL Dodgers (Rk)