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Top2017 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
IntTexas Rangers8Atlanta Braves2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch923,4742:50Andrew CashnerR.A. DickeyAndrew Cashner (9-9)R.A. Dickey (9-9)-Jeff BanisterBrian SnitkerSunTrust Park
NLMilwaukee Brewers4Cincinnati Reds5Boxscore - PBP - Pitch922,4033:03Chase AndersonHomer BaileyRaisel Iglesias (3-2)Josh Hader (1-3)-Craig CounsellBryan PriceGreat American Ba
NLSan Francisco Giants3Colorado Rockies4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch928,3003:14Chris StrattonChad BettisGreg Holland (3-5)Steven Okert (1-1)-Bruce BochyBuddy BlackCoors Field
NLArizona Diamondbacks13Los Angeles Dodgers0Boxscore - PBP - Pitch947,1923:00Robbie RayRich HillRobbie Ray (12-5)Rich Hill (9-7)-Tony LovulloDave RobertsDodger Stadium
NLWashington Nationals7Miami Marlins2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch917,3493:10A.J. ColeAdam ConleyA.J. Cole (2-4)Adam Conley (6-7)-Dusty BakerDon MattinglyMarlins Park
NLPhiladelphia Phillies7New York Mets11Boxscore - PBP - Pitch928,8083:18Mark LeiterRafael MonteroRafael Montero (4-9)Mark Leiter (2-5)-Pete MackaninTerry CollinsCiti field
NLChicago Cubs0Pittsburgh Pirates12Boxscore - PBP - Pitch921,0683:05Jake ArrietaChad KuhlChad Kuhl (7-10)Jake Arrieta (14-9)-Joe MaddonClint HurdlePNC Park
NLSt. Louis Cardinals2San Diego Padres0Boxscore - PBP - Pitch925,0282:23Carlos MartinezLuis PerdomoCarlos Martinez (11-10)Luis Perdomo (7-9)-Mike MathenyAndy GreenPetco Park
ALNew York Yankees7Baltimore Orioles4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch937,6223:25Jordan MontgomeryDylan BundyChad Green (3-0)Dylan Bundy (13-9)-Joe GirardiBuck ShowalterOriole Park at Ca
ALToronto Blue Jays10Boston Red Sox4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch934,3113:25J.A. HappRick PorcelloJ.A. Happ (7-10)Rick Porcello (9-16)-John GibbonsJohn FarrellFenway Park
ALCleveland Indians5Chicago White Sox3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch916,8483:12Trevor BauerJames ShieldsTrevor Bauer (15-8)James Shields (2-6)Cody Allen (24)Terry FranconaRich RenteriaGuaranteed Rate F
ALCleveland Indians5Chicago White Sox3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch916,8483:12Trevor BauerJames ShieldsTrevor Bauer (15-8)James Shields (2-6)Cody Allen (24)Terry FranconaRich RenteriaU.S. Cellular Fie
ALKansas City Royals7Detroit Tigers6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch924,8043:13Jake JunisArtie LewickiJake Junis (7-2)Artie Lewicki (0-1)Scott Alexander (3)Ned YostBrad AusmusComerica Park
ALLos Angeles Angels11Oakland Athletics9Boxscore - PBP - Pitch1114,5714:38Parker BridwellChris SmithFernando Salas (2-2)Blake Treinen (1-5)Keynan Middleton (3)Mike SciosciaBob MelvinOakland-Alameda C
ALHouston Astros6Seattle Mariners2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch920,1082:53Dallas KeuchelErasmo RamirezDallas Keuchel (12-3)Marc Rzepczynski (2-1)-A.J. HinchScott ServaisSafeco Field
ALMinnesota Twins4Tampa Bay Rays11Boxscore - PBP - Pitch912,1083:23Jose BerriosAlex CobbAlex Cobb (10-9)Jose Berrios (12-7)-Paul MolitorKevin CashTropicana Field
16 Games on this date

Standings as of 2017-09-04.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Boston Red Sox1377760.562--6485648440-2537-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park25169.640
248New York Yankees1367363.5373.570856614240-2733-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II26188.692
3715Baltimore Orioles1376968.5048.0656695-3943-2926-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards25619.240
41118Tampa Bay Rays1396970.4969.0605602335-3334-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field231112.478
51221Toronto Blue Jays1386474.46413.5592682-9035-3429-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre241212.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Cleveland Indians1378156.591--68550418136-2945-27W12T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field25214.840
2511Minnesota Twins1377166.51810.0677684-735-3736-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field251411.560
31016Kansas City Royals1366868.50012.5588658-7036-3232-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium261214.462
41426Detroit Tigers1375879.42323.0639733-9431-3727-42L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park25619.240
51528Chicago White Sox1365482.39726.5582692-11032-3622-46L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field261313.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros1378453.613--76559916641-3143-22W5T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park25178.680
2612Los Angeles Angels1387167.51413.56176061138-3133-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim24915.375
3814Texas Rangers1376968.50415.07016623937-3032-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington25916.360
4917Seattle Mariners1386969.50015.5642665-2337-3332-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field24915.375
51327Oakland Athletics1375879.42326.0606725-11937-3221-47L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum25178.680
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Washington Nationals1378354.606--71656914740-2743-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park251411.560
2819Miami Marlins1376770.48916.0636668-3236-3331-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park251015.400
31123Atlanta Braves1366076.44122.5621696-7529-3731-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park261214.462
41224New York Mets1365977.43423.5630710-8029-3830-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field261115.423
51530Philadelphia Phillies1375285.38031.0563687-12428-3724-48L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park251411.560
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago Cubs1377562.547--6926108240-2935-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field25178.680
2610Milwaukee Brewers1387266.5223.56246051939-3233-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park241410.583
3713St. Louis Cardinals1377067.5115.06525926037-3133-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III251312.520
4920Pittsburgh Pirates1386672.4789.5583637-5438-3228-40W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park24915.375
51325Cincinnati Reds1385979.42816.5656753-9734-3625-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bryan PriceDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark24915.375
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1379245.672--66847918952-1740-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium251213.480
235Arizona Diamondbacks1388058.58012.568855113745-2335-35W11T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field241311.542
359Colorado Rockies1377364.53319.06936563740-3033-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field251411.560
41022San Diego Padres1386276.44930.5528673-14538-3324-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park24915.375
51429San Francisco Giants1405486.38639.5546684-13832-3822-48L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park221012.455


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Jonathan AlbaladejoP34.309New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Mark AppelP26.051Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Brandon BarkerP25.015Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Armando Bastardop23.055Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Assigned to Bowling Green (A)
Tyler Beardsleyp23.110Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Activated from disabled list
Cole Brannenof19.031Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Geoff BroussardP 26.348Cincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)Assigned to Pensacola (AA)
D.J. BrownP26.280Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Jared Carkuffp24.010Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Enmanuel De Jesusp20.268Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Cody Decker1B30.230New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Sam Delaplanep22.161Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Dietrich EnnsP26.111Minnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)Assigned to Rochester (AAA) for rehab
Michael FelizRP24.068Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A) for rehab
Gray Fenterc21.224Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Drew GagnonP27.070Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Carlos Garcia2B25.170San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Daniel Gonzalezp21.208Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Brent HoneywellP22.157Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Zach JemiolaP 23.151Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Kevin Kramer3b23.336Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Nick LeeP26.234Washington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)Assigned to Harrisburg (AA)
Billy Lescherp21.353Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Everlouis Lozada2b18.294Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Henry Martinezp23.130Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
D.J. Myersp22.254San Francisco GiantsAugusta (A)Assigned to Augusta (A)
Yuhei Nakaushirop27.352Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Juan Perezp21.005Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Brady Puckettp22.035Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Wagner Ramirezc22.267Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Activated from disabled list
Mitch Reevesof22.290Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Will RemillardC24.351Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Manuel Rodriguezp20.255Miami MarlinsBatavia (A-)Assigned to Batavia (A-)
Wuilder Rodriguezp24.226Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Evan ScribnerRP32.047Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab
Carlos Sepulveda2b21.008Chicago CubsMyrtle Beach (A+)Assigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)
Justin ShaferIF-OF24.351Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Jordan Sheffieldp22.095Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Jake SmithP27.094San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
David SopilkaC24.005Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Dylan Stockp21.045Detroit TigersConnecticut (A-)Assigned to Connecticut (A-)
Kervin Suarez2b18.259Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Lukas Youngp21.040Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Jackson StephensP 23.116Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Cody ReedRP24.142Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Amir GarrettP25.124Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Rookie DavisP24.128Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Jhan MarinezRP29.023Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Daniel WrightRP26.154Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Adam KolarekP28.233Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Dayan DiazP28.206Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Astros by Angels
Zac CurtisRP25.062Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)Designated for Assignment
David PhelpsRP30.330Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Seth FrankoffP29.008Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Cubs by Mariners
Erick FeddeP24.191Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Right forearm flexor strain
Pedro SeverinoC24.046Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Aaron SlegersP25.000Minnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
Brandon McCarthySP34.059Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Transferred to 60-day DL
Joshua FieldsRP32.016Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Charlie Culberson2B28.147Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Trevor Plouffe3B31.081Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Yohander MendezRP22.230Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Frisco (AA)
Jared HoyingRF28.109Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Jack LeathersichRP27.052Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Claimed off waivers by Pirates from Cubs and assigned to Indianapolis (AAA)
Micah JohnsonLF26.260Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Adonis Garcia3B32.145Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Activated from DL
Max StassiC26.173Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Activated from DL
Jefry Marte1B26.075Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)Recalled from Salt Lake (AAA)
Odubel HerreraCF25.250Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
Aaron AltherrLF26.233Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)Activated from DL
A.J. ColeSP25.243Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Tyler WadeSS22.285New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Hiram BurgosSP30.031Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Mike BlazekRP28.172Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Placed on temporary inactive list
Austin MeadowsCF22.124Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Kelly DuganRF26.351Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured