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Games on 2018-05-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Colorado Rockies0San Diego Padres4BoxJordan LylesGerman MarquezBrad Hand
Chicago White Sox0Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxTrevor WilliamsReynaldo Lopez
Cleveland Indians8Detroit Tigers9BoxLouis ColemanAndrew MillerShane Greene
Los Angeles Dodgers2Miami Marlins4BoxNick WittgrenAlex WoodBrad Ziegler
Oakland Athletics5Boston Red Sox3BoxDaniel MengdenEduardo RodriguezBlake Treinen
Toronto Blue Jays2New York Mets12BoxNoah SyndergaardJaime Garcia
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves2BoxCarl EdwardsArodys VizcainoBrandon Morrow
St. Louis Cardinals1Minnesota Twins4BoxJose BerriosBrett CecilFernando Rodney
Tampa Bay Rays6Kansas City Royals5BoxJonny VentersKelvin HerreraAlex Colome
Milwaukee Brewers1Arizona Diamondbacks2BoxArchie BradleyTaylor WilliamsBrad Boxberger
Houston Astros5Los Angeles Angels3BoxCollin McHughJose AlvarezKen Giles
Texas Rangers8Seattle Mariners9BoxErik GoeddelAlex Claudio
Cincinnati Reds3San Francisco Giants5BoxPierce JohnsonTyler MahleHunter Strickland

Standings as of 2018-05-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees402812.700--2311666518-710-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II1207149.592
222Boston Red Sox422814.6671.02261626411-617-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park1208040.667
3617Toronto Blue Jays422121.5008.0200205-511-1110-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre1195267.437
41122Tampa Bay Rays401822.45010.0170191-218-1010-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field1227250.590
51328Baltimore Orioles411328.31715.5173229-5610-123-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards1213487.281
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1819Cleveland Indians412021.488--2011851613-97-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field1207149.592
2920Minnesota Twins381820.4740.5162177-158-810-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field1246064.484
31021Detroit Tigers411922.4631.0188194-612-97-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park1214576.372
41429Kansas City Royals421329.3107.5170241-716-157-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium1204575.375
51530Chicago White Sox381028.2638.5147221-743-157-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field1245272.419
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros442717.614--2081169212-1015-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park1187642.644
246Los Angeles Angels422517.5951.02071743311-1314-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim1205565.458
358Seattle Mariners412417.5851.519318859-815-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field1206555.542
4718Oakland Athletics422121.5005.0191204-1311-910-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1207644.633
51225Texas Rangers431627.37210.5171233-627-169-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington1185068.424
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Atlanta Braves412516.610--221165568-817-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park1216556.537
237Philadelphia Phillies392316.5901.01841453916-67-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park1235766.463
3611Washington Nationals422418.5711.51891543510-1014-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park1185662.475
41015New York Mets382018.5263.5165169-48-1012-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field1235766.463
51426Miami Marlins411526.36610.0142218-769-146-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park1194871.403
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Pittsburgh Pirates412417.585--2081783013-611-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park1195762.479
2510Milwaukee Brewers432518.581--168163510-915-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park1207149.592
3713Chicago Cubs392217.5641.02081545413-89-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field1237251.585
4812St. Louis Cardinals392217.5641.01641461812-710-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike GirschBusch Stadium III1236657.537
51527Cincinnati Reds431429.32611.0178219-416-158-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark1185266.441
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Arizona Diamondbacks422517.595--1681442414-1111-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field1205763.475
2914Colorado Rockies432320.5352.5171193-227-1116-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field1206852.567
31116San Francisco Giants432221.5123.5176199-2312-710-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park1195168.429
41223Los Angeles Dodgers411625.3908.5173176-38-138-12L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium1227646.623
51324San Diego Padres441727.3869.0164208-4411-186-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. PrellerPetco Park1174968.419


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Christian WalkerDH27.048Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Recalled from Reno (AAA)
Josh TaylorP25.074Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Traded from Diamondbacks to Red Sox as PTBNL in Deven Marrero trade
Hunter WoodP 24.276Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
A.J. PollockCF30.162Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)DL-10 Left thumb avulsion fracture
Jerad EickhoffSP27.317Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA) for rehab
Adrian Beltre3B39.038Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)DL-10 Left hamstring strain
Hanser Alberto3B25.210Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Anthony BandaRP24.278Tampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)Recalled from Durham (AAA)
Austin SlaterSS25.153San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Miguel Gomezc25.149San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Recalled from Sacramento (AAA)
Mark ZagunisC25.099Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Yu DarvishSP31.272Chicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)Activated from DL
Dwight SmithOF25.201Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
Yoan Moncada2B22.354Chicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)Activated from DL
Clint FrazierOF23.251New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
David HaleP30.231New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Chad BellRP29.076Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Tigers by Braves
T.J. NichtingIF23.122Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Phil MorseP23.357Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Zac LowtherP22.015Baltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)Assigned to Delmarva (A)
Jeremy McKinneyP23.158Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Assigned to Potomac (A+)
Jancarlos Cintron2B23.165Arizona DiamondbacksKane County (A)Assigned to Kane County (A)
Austen WadeOF22.088Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Reinstated to active roster
Osvaldo HernandezP20.000San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Activated from disabled list
Garett KingP21.337Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Injured
Dan JagielloP22.358Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Reinstated to active roster
Simon MathewsP22.234Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)Assigned to Burlington (A)
Dakody ClemmerOF22.117Cleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)Assigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)
Devan WattsP23.024Atlanta BravesFlorida (A+)Assigned to Florida (A+)
Trent SzkutnikP24.267Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Chad SobotkaP24.309Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Jeff ThompsonP26.235Detroit TigersLakeland (A+)Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
Chase WilliamsP25.173Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Activated from disabled list
Gabe KlobositsP22.365Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)DL-7 Injured
Randolph Gassaway1B22.358Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)DL-7 Injured
Jake RingOF23.277Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)DL-7 Injured
Matt CrownoverP25.071Washington NationalsPotomac (A+)Activated from disabled list
Stuart LevyC25.267Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
James JonesOF29.233Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Assigned to Frisco (AA)
Mariano RiveraP24.223-Announced retirement
Daniel ProcopioP22.240Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)Assigned to Mobile (AA)
Yusniel DiazOF21.220Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)DL-7 Injured
Wesley BenjaminP24.293Texas RangersFrisco (AA)Reinstated to active roster
Rainis SilvaC22.056Seattle MarinersArkansas (AA)Assigned to Arkansas (AA)
Mike Ahmed3B26.116Los Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)Assigned to Tulsa (AA)
Jesse JennerC24.301-Released by Cardinals
Jordan HarrisonP27.036Tampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)Assigned to Montgomery (AA)
Vicente CamposP25.292-Released by Angels
Kyle Martin1B25.183Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)DL-7 Injured
Anthony PhillipsSS-2B28.034Colorado RockiesHartford (AA)Assigned to Hartford (AA)
Josh TaylorP25.074Boston Red SoxPortland (AA)Assigned to Portland (AA)
Kyle FinneganP26.254Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Jeffrey GlennC26.236New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Alex BurgOF30.280Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan MerrittSP26.084Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Transferred to 60-day DL
Aaron BrooksP28.018Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Albert SuarezP28.219Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Paolo EspinoP31.125Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Slade HeathcottOF27.229-Released by A's
Cameron HillP23.356Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Fernando RodriguezP33.331Boston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)Activated from disabled list
David PetersonP28.131Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Cody SatterwhiteP31.108Washington NationalsAuburn (A-)Assigned to Auburn (A-)
Todd CunninghamOF29.056-Released by White Sox
Michael SaundersCF31.177-Released by Orioles
Bradley ZimmerCF25.169Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)DL-10 Left rib contusion
Neil RamirezP28.355Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Justin Turner3B33.173Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Activated from DL
Carson SmithRP28.208Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-10 Right shoulder subluxation
Buddy BaumannRP30.158New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Jacob RhameP25.060New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA)
Corey OswaltP24.254New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Jerry BlevinsRP34.252New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Placed on paternity leave list
Renato Nunez3B24.041Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Stephen PiscottyRF27.121Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Reinstated to active roster
Kendall GravemanSP27.145Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Robinson Cano2B35.205Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Suspended 80 games for violation of MLB drug policy
Carlos Asuaje2B26.195San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Joey Lucchesip24.343San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)DL-10 Strained hip
Adam WainwrightSP36.258St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow inflammation
Jack FlahertySP22.213St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)Recalled from Memphis (AAA)
Mariano RiveraP24.223-Announced retirement
Cody PalmquistP24.037-Released by Rangers
Mariano RiveraP24.223-Announced retirement
Mariano RiveraP24.223-Announced retirement
Mariano RiveraP24.223-Announced retirement
Mariano RiveraP24.223-Announced retirement