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Monday May 21,2018This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.



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Games on 2018-05-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Atlanta Braves0Philadelphia Phillies3BoxNick PivettaMike FoltynewiczHector Neris
San Diego Padres2Washington Nationals10BoxGio GonzalezRobbie Erlin
Miami Marlins0New York Mets2BoxJason VargasElieser HernandezJeurys Familia
Arizona Diamondbacks2Milwaukee Brewers4BoxChase AndersonZack GreinkeCorey Knebel
New York Yankees10Texas Rangers5BoxMasahiro TanakaBartolo Colon
Baltimore Orioles3Chicago White Sox2BoxAndrew CashnerHector SantiagoBrad Brach
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins4BoxJose BerriosDaniel StumpfFernando Rodney
Kansas City Royals0St. Louis Cardinals6BoxMiles MikolasIan Kennedy
Colorado Rockies2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxGerman MarquezPedro BaezWade Davis

Standings as of 2018-05-21

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees443113.705--2611808118-713-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian Cashman503119.620
222Boston Red Sox473215.6810.52531787515-717-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave Dombrowski513615.706
3718Tampa Bay Rays452223.4899.5197206-98-1014-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt Silverman512724.529
4920Toronto Blue Jays472225.46810.5224233-911-1511-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss Atkins482127.438
51328Baltimore Orioles471532.31917.5189256-6710-135-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan Duquette501337.260
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1819Cleveland Indians452223.489--2141961813-99-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike Chernoff503020.600
21021Minnesota Twins432023.4651.0181200-1910-1110-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob Antony512427.471
31123Detroit Tigers472027.4263.0201221-2012-108-17L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto Avila512130.412
41429Kansas City Royals471433.2989.0182272-907-187-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton Moore481335.271
51530Chicago White Sox441331.2958.5168244-766-177-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick Hahn512031.392
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133Houston Astros483018.625--2211239814-1116-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D A.J. HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park513417.667
247Seattle Mariners462719.5872.0211204712-1015-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry Dipoto513120.608
3512Los Angeles Angels472621.5533.52191982112-1714-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly Eppler502327.460
4615Oakland Athletics472522.5324.5222222011-914-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid Forst503020.600
51225Texas Rangers491831.36712.5198261-637-1711-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon Daniels482325.479
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Atlanta Braves462818.609--2431816211-917-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex Anthopoulos482424.500
236Philadelphia Phillies452718.6000.52091713817-610-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt Klentak502624.520
3711New York Mets432419.5582.5180187-712-1112-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy Alderson501535.300
4813Washington Nationals462521.5433.02061723411-1314-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael Rizzo492227.449
51426Miami Marlins471730.36211.5160250-9010-157-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael Hill512427.471
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Milwaukee Brewers482919.604--1941771711-918-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid Stearns502624.520
248St. Louis Cardinals452619.5781.52021693315-911-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike MathenyMike Girsch492227.449
359Chicago Cubs442519.5682.02371657213-812-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed Hoyer482919.604
4610Pittsburgh Pirates462620.5652.02252012415-911-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal Huntington512229.431
51527Cincinnati Reds481632.33313.0191250-597-189-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick Williams482721.563
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1914Colorado Rockies482622.542--193216-237-1119-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff Bridich482523.521
21016Arizona Diamondbacks472522.5320.51781681014-1211-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike Hazen502822.560
31117San Francisco Giants482424.5002.0201225-2414-1010-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby Evans502624.520
41222Los Angeles Dodgers472027.4265.5202191118-1412-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan Zaidi493316.673
51324San Diego Padres492029.4086.5187232-4511-189-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenA.J. Preller502030.400

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Chase AndersonSP30.173Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)Activated from DL
Junichi TazawaRP31.349Released by Marlins
Richard UrenaSS22.085Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Tyler WebbP27.305San Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)Recalled from El Paso (AAA)
Tom KahnleRP28.287New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (A) for rehab
Randal GrichukRF26.282Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+) for rehab
Cody BoltonP19.336Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)Assigned to West Virginia (A)
Dylan BusbyOF22.175Pittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)DL-7 Injured
Shael Mendoza2B21.218Colorado RockiesAsheville (A)DL-7 Injured
Jakob HernandezP22.002Philadelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)Assigned to Clearwater (A+)
Seuly MatiasOF19.259Kansas City RoyalsLexington (A)Reinstated to active roster
Jhailyn Ortiz1B-OF19.184Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Activated from disabled list
Nerluis MartinezC22.041Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Connor BrogdonP23.112Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Julio PintoP22.185Kansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)Assigned to Wilmington (A+)
Danny MayerOF22.331Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
David ParkinsonP22.159Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Assigned to Lakewood (A)
Colby FitchC22.299Philadelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)Activated from disabled list
Zacrey LawOF21.317Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Assigned to Charlotte (A+)
Austen WadeOF22.094Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)DL-7 Injured
Ernie ClementIF22.060Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)DL-7 Injured
Chris BettsC21.072Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)Assigned to Bowling Green (A)
Jesse BerardiSS22.129Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Jose MedinaOF23.096Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Assigned to Lake County (A)
Darwin AlvaradoOF19.192Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Ignacio ValdezOF22.310-Released by Tigers
Alex RobinsonP23.283Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)Activated from disabled list
Logan LombanaP23.308Minnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)DL-7 Injured
Blake BivensP22.284Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)Activated from disabled list
Alberto TiradoP23.162Philadelphia PhilliesWilliamsport (A-)Assigned to Williamsport (A-)
Will CarterP25.123New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Patrick RuotoloP23.126San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
John PoloniusSS-2B27.128San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Parker CurryP24.181Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)
Ryan HelsleyP23.307St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA)
Ralph GarzaP24.045Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)Assigned to Fresno (AAA)
Seby ZavalaC24.266Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Casey SchroederC 24.313Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Activated from disabled list
Randy LeBlancP26.075Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)DL-7 Injured
Zach JonesP27.168Minnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)Activated from disabled list
Kyle BirdP25.039Tampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)Assigned to Durham (AAA)
Brody KoernerP24.216New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Connor OvertonP24.301San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Jacob WaguespackP 24.197Philadelphia PhilliesReading (AA)Assigned to Reading (AA)
Dusty IsaacsP26.288Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Ryan HalsteadP26.008San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Sean BradyP23.346Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Erik SwansonP24.259New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
David LedbetterP26.098-Announced retirement
Wynton BernardOF27.239Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Trent ThorntonP24.233Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Logan TaylorP26.160New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ivan PineyroP26.235Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Sherman Johnson3B27.310Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Nelson GonzalezP28.095Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Greg BeltonP25.141Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Lane AdamsOF28.189Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA)
Ezequiel CarreraOF30.345New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Cody MartinP28.259New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Keith HesslerP29.067Colorado RockiesBoise (A-)Assigned to Boise (A-)
J.T. BrubakerP24.185Pittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Casey Gillaspie1B25.116Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Michael SaundersCF31.183Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Anibal SanchezSP34.084Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab
Lonnie ChisenhallRF29.229Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab
Odrisamer DespaigneRP31.047Miami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)Activated from DL
Dillon PetersP25.263Miami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)Assigned to New Orleans (AAA)
Drew Robinson3B26.031Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from DL and assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Matt BushRP32.102Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Kevin JepsenRP33.299Texas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)Designated for Assignment
Carlos Asuaje2B26.201San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Freddy PeraltaP21.351Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Assigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)
Mark MelanconCL33.054San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA) for rehab
Billy McKinneyCF23.271New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab
Greg Bird1B25.193New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab
Clint FrazierOF23.257New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Giovanny GallegosP26.281New York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Josh PhegleyC30.099Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Assigned to Nashville (AAA)
Bruce MaxwellC27.152Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)Reinstated to active roster
Dustin GarneauC30.282Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)Designated for Assignment
Howie Kendrick2B34.314Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Tim CollinsRP28.273Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Jose LobatonC33.212New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Outrighted to minors
Austin HedgesC25.276San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA) for rehab
David LedbetterP26.098-Announced retirement
Jonathan Singleton1B26.246-Released by Astros
David LedbetterP26.098-Announced retirement