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Games on 2017-09-15

Top2017 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
NLNew York Mets2Atlanta Braves3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch929,4023:05Rafael MonteroSean NewcombSean Newcomb (3-8)Rafael Montero (5-10)Arodys Vizcaino (11)Terry CollinsBrian SnitkerSunTrust Park
NLSt. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs8Boxscore - PBP - Pitch938,4643:07Carlos MartinezJohn LackeyCarl Edwards (4-4)Carlos Martinez (11-11)-Mike MathenyJoe MaddonWrigley Field
NLPittsburgh Pirates2Cincinnati Reds4Boxscore - PBP - Pitch917,6253:14Chad KuhlHomer BaileyHomer Bailey (5-8)Chad Kuhl (7-11)Raisel Iglesias (27)Clint HurdleBryan PriceGreat American Ba
NLSan Diego Padres1Colorado Rockies6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch939,2432:50Clayton RichardTyler ChatwoodTyler Chatwood (8-12)Clayton Richard (7-14)-Andy GreenBuddy BlackCoors Field
NLMilwaukee Brewers10Miami Marlins2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch919,3693:23Jeremy JeffressJose UrenaJared Hughes (4-3)Brian Ellington (0-1)-Craig CounsellDon MattinglyMiller Park
IntOakland Athletics4Philadelphia Phillies0Boxscore - PBP - Pitch924,0612:43Daniel MengdenMark LeiterDaniel Mengden (1-1)Mark Leiter (3-6)-Bob MelvinPete MackaninCitizens Bank Par
NLArizona Diamondbacks3San Francisco Giants2Boxscore - PBP - Pitch939,8102:26Robbie RayJeff SamardzijaRobbie Ray (14-5)Jeff Samardzija (9-14)Fernando Rodney (37)Tony LovulloBruce BochyAT&T Park
NLLos Angeles Dodgers7Washington Nationals0Boxscore - PBP - Pitch937,5083:09Alex WoodEdwin JacksonAlex Wood (15-3)Edwin Jackson (5-6)-Dave RobertsDusty BakerNationals Park
ALTexas Rangers6Los Angeles Angels7Boxscore - PBP - Pitch941,4093:20Nick MartinezBud NorrisYusmeiro Petit (5-0)Yohander Mendez (0-1)Blake Parker (6)Jeff BanisterMike SciosciaAngel Stadium of
ALKansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch934,0253:11Jason VargasTrevor BauerJason Vargas (16-10)Trevor Bauer (16-9)Mike Minor (1)Ned YostTerry FranconaProgressive Field
ALChicago White Sox2Detroit Tigers3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch925,2983:18Carson FulmerAnibal SanchezShane Greene (4-3)Al Alburquerque (0-2)-Rich RenteriaBrad AusmusComerica Park
ALSeattle Mariners2Houston Astros5Boxscore - PBP - Pitch928,3283:12James PaxtonCharlie MortonCharlie Morton (12-7)James Paxton (12-4)Ken Giles (31)Scott ServaisA.J. HinchMinute Maid Park
ALToronto Blue Jays4Minnesota Twins3Boxscore - PBP - Pitch927,9022:57J.A. HappBartolo ColonJ.A. Happ (9-10)Bartolo Colon (6-13)Roberto Osuna (36)John GibbonsPaul MolitorTarget Field
ALBaltimore Orioles2New York Yankees8Boxscore - PBP - Pitch940,4602:38Gabriel YnoaLuis SeverinoLuis Severino (13-6)Gabriel Ynoa (1-2)-Buck ShowalterJoe GirardiYankee Stadium II
ALBoston Red Sox13Tampa Bay Rays6Boxscore - PBP - Pitch1516,0066:05Chris SaleMatt AndrieseBrandon Workman (1-1)Austin Pruitt (7-5)-John FarrellKevin CashTropicana Field
15 Games on this date

Standings as of 2017-09-15.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Boston Red Sox1468462.575--70959011946-2738-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John FarrellDave DombrowskiFenway Park1697.563
248New York Yankees1468066.5484.077760517242-2738-39W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe GirardiBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II16115.688
31017Tampa Bay Rays1487276.48613.0631654-2337-3735-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1486.571
41118Baltimore Orioles1477176.48313.5682751-6944-3027-46L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards15411.267
51219Toronto Blue Jays1486979.46616.0626715-8939-3630-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1477.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians1489157.615--74652422243-3048-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field14113.786
2512Minnesota Twins1477770.52413.5730722838-3839-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1587.533
3815Kansas City Royals1477374.49717.5642715-7339-3634-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1578.467
41427Detroit Tigers1476186.41529.5678802-12433-3928-47W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brad AusmusAlberto AvilaComerica Park15312.200
51528Chicago White Sox1475988.40131.5650748-9834-4025-48L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnU.S. Cellular Field1587.533
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Houston Astros1478958.605--80065714342-3147-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park15123.800
2613Los Angeles Angels1477572.51014.0653644940-3335-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim15510.333
3714Seattle Mariners1487474.50015.5694700-639-3635-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field14410.286
4916Texas Rangers1477275.49017.07557371839-3533-40L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsRangers Ballpark in Arlington1569.400
51324Oakland Athletics1476582.44224.0671769-9842-3323-49W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum15105.667
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Washington Nationals1478958.605--75561613944-3145-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerMichael RizzoNationals Park1587.533
2820Miami Marlins1476879.46321.0674738-6436-3632-43L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1596.600
31022Atlanta Braves1466779.45921.5678746-6834-3933-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerJohn CoppolellaSunTrust Park16511.313
41326New York Mets1466383.43225.5676778-10233-4030-43L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsSandy AldersonCiti field1679.438
51429Philadelphia Phillies1475790.38832.0622729-10731-3826-52L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pete MackaninMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1596.600
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago Cubs1478166.551--75465210244-3237-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field15114.733
2610Milwaukee Brewers1477869.5313.06716373441-3337-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1587.533
3711St. Louis Cardinals1477770.5244.06986247442-3235-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III1569.400
4921Pittsburgh Pirates1486880.45913.5606681-7539-3429-46L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1477.500
51225Cincinnati Reds1486484.43217.5702800-9837-3627-48W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bryan PriceDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark14410.286
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2017 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1479552.646--70352517852-2343-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1596.600
235Arizona Diamondbacks1488662.5819.573458614848-2738-35W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1477.500
359Colorado Rockies1488167.54714.57507064442-3139-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1468.429
41123San Diego Padres1476582.44230.0558725-16739-3526-47L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park1569.400
51530San Francisco Giants1495792.38339.0588737-14933-4124-51L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1376.538


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Jason MotteRP35.085Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Activated from DL
Drew HutchisonRP27.024Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Dixon MachadoSS25.206Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Reinstated from paternity leave list
Jake FariaP24.047Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Activated from DL
James PaxtonSP28.313Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Activated from DL
Jimmy NelsonSP28.102Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)DL-10 Strained right rotator cuff
Yadiel RiveraSS25.136Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Aaron WilkersonP28.113Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Willy GarciaLF25.011Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Fabio CastilloP28.208Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Tony Sanchezc29.118Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Mike Morse1B35.177San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Engelb VielmaSS23.085San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Claimed off waivers from Twins by Giants