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Games on 2018-08-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Colorado Rockies5Atlanta Braves3BoxAdam OttavinoLuke JacksonWade Davis
San Francisco Giants1Cincinnati Reds7BoxMatt HarveyMadison Bumgarner(none)
New York Mets3Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJacob deGromJake Arrieta(none)
Chicago Cubs1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJoe MusgroveTyler ChatwoodFelipe Vazquez
Arizona Diamondbacks6San Diego Padres7BoxCraig StammenAndrew Chafin(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2St. Louis Cardinals7BoxMiles MikolasWade Miley(none)
Miami Marlins7Washington Nationals5BoxDrew SteckenriderKoda GloverBrett Graves
Tampa Bay Rays2Boston Red Sox5BoxDavid PriceTyler GlasnowCraig Kimbrel
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox1BoxBrad KellerDylan CoveyWily Peralta
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians2BoxAlex CobbAdam Plutko(none)
Detroit Tigers7Minnesota Twins5BoxRyan CarpenterTyler DuffeyShane Greene
Toronto Blue Jays6New York Yankees11BoxLuis SeverinoSean Reid-Foley(none)
Houston Astros1Oakland Athletics7BoxTrevor CahillDallas Keuchel(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Seattle Mariners5BoxAdam WarrenCaleb Ferguson(none)
Los Angeles Angels11Texas Rangers7BoxCam BedrosianEddie Butler(none)

Standings as of 2018-08-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox1248836.710--67745921844-1544-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave DombrowskiFenway Park382018.526
222New York Yankees1217645.62810.562748714043-2033-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian CashmanYankee Stadium II412417.585
3715Tampa Bay Rays1236261.50425.5510502834-2428-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt SilvermanTropicana Field392811.718
41021Toronto Blue Jays1225567.45132.0543624-8129-3226-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss AtkinsRogers Centre401822.450
51530Baltimore Orioles1233786.30150.5483666-18321-4016-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan DuquetteOriole Park at Camden Yards391029.256
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
155Cleveland Indians1217051.579--62048313738-2332-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike ChernoffProgressive Field412120.512
2920Minnesota Twins1225864.47512.5549571-2237-2521-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob AntonyTarget Field402020.500
31225Detroit Tigers1245173.41120.5480584-10432-3019-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto AvilaComerica Park381325.342
41328Chicago White Sox1224577.36925.5498652-15423-3922-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick HahnGuaranteed Rate Field401723.425
51429Kansas City Royals1233885.30933.0453669-21618-4420-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton MooreKauffman Stadium392019.513
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
144Houston Astros1237449.602--59940419533-2941-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff LuhnowMinute Maid Park392910.744
233Oakland Athletics1237449.602--5825107237-2437-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid ForstOakland-Alameda County Coliseum392316.590
367Seattle Mariners1247153.5733.5515546-3137-2534-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry DipotoSafeco Field381820.474
4816Los Angeles Angels1256362.50412.05795384133-3030-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly EpplerAngel Stadium of Anaheim371720.459
51122Texas Rangers1255570.44020.0607664-5728-3827-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon DanielsGlobe Life Park in Arlington371225.324
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
128Atlanta Braves1226854.557--5945078734-2734-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex AnthopoulosSunTrust Park402218.550
239Philadelphia Phillies1236855.5530.55325181441-2127-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt KlentakCitizens Bank Park391227.308
31017Washington Nationals1236162.4967.55664986830-2931-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael RizzoNationals Park392118.538
41324New York Mets1215368.43814.5514561-4724-3629-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy AldersonCiti field412417.585
51426Miami Marlins1254976.39220.5461645-18428-3521-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael HillMarlins Park361422.389
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
116Chicago Cubs1217051.579--5854978838-2332-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed HoyerWrigley Field422517.595
2510St. Louis Cardinals1246856.5483.55685115734-2734-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike ShildtMike GirschBusch Stadium III382018.526
3713Milwaukee Brewers1256857.5444.05485272136-2432-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid StearnsMiller Park382810.737
4918Pittsburgh Pirates1236162.49610.0546552-634-3127-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal HuntingtonPNC Park382117.553
51223Cincinnati Reds1235469.43917.0553622-6930-3524-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick WilliamsGreat American Ballpark391326.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2018 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1411Arizona Diamondbacks1246856.548--5624828032-2936-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike HazenChase Field381424.368
2612Colorado Rockies1236756.5450.5578592-1431-2736-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff BridichCoors Field402416.600
3814Los Angeles Dodgers1246658.5322.058248010232-3034-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan ZaidiDodger Stadium392613.667
41119San Francisco Giants1246163.4927.0494535-4134-2627-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby EvansAT&T Park381226.316
51527San Diego Padres1264977.38920.0484603-11923-4226-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ PrellerPetco Park361719.472


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Colten BrewerRP25.293San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA) for rehab
Chase WhitleyRP29.065Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)Outrighted to minors
Christian BergmanRP30.106Seattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)Assigned to Tacoma (AAA)
Matt FestaP25.160Seattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)Recalled from Arkansas (AA)
Michael WachaSP27.048St. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)Assigned to Palm Beach (A+) for rehab
Jason AdamRP27.014Kansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)Assigned to Omaha (AAA)
Jake NewberryP 23.271Kansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)Contract purchased from minors
Yimi GarciaRP28.000Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Assigned to Oklahoma City (AAA) for rehab
Nolan Blackwoodp23.155Detroit TigersErie (AA)Traded from Athletics to Tigers
Lourdes Gurriel2B24.303Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Assigned to New Hampshire (AA) for rehab
Jefry Rodriguezp25.023Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Jimmy CorderoRP26.304Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Trevor GottRP25.357Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Jeremy HellicksonP31.132Washington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)DL-10 Right wrist sprain
Pat ValaikaIF25.343Colorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)Assigned to Albuquerque (AAA)
Antonio SenzatelaP23.209Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Activated from DL
Akeel MorrisP25.277Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Outrighted to minors
John BrebbiaRP28.080St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Assigned to Memphis (AAA) for rehab
Brandon WorkmanRP30.005Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Chris SaleSP29.141Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-10 Mild left shoulder inflammation
John AndreoliLF28.070Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Claimed off waivers from Mariners by Orioles and assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Yairo MunozSS23.207St. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)Assigned to Springfield (AA) for rehab
Pablo Sandoval3B32.007San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Transferred to 60-day DL
Tyler OlsonP28.320Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Adam PlutkoP26.320Cleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
Eric LauerP23.076San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+) for rehab
John Valente3B23.056Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)Assigned to West Michigan (A)
Alex CamachoP22.020Atlanta BravesFlorida (A+)Assigned to Florida (A+)
Jaime Estrada3B22.247Baltimore OriolesGulf Coast Orioles (Rk)Reinstated to active roster
Kyle YoungP20.259Philadelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies West (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Phillies West (Rk)
Zach Malis3B21.284Detroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)
Tyler CoolbaughSS24.293Baltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)Assigned to Aberdeen (A-)
Danis CorreaP18.358AZL Cubs 2Arizona Cubs 2 (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Cubs 2 (Rk)
Greg BeltonP25.230Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)DL-7 Injured
Carlos MachorroP21.332Cincinnati RedsArizona Reds (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Reds (Rk)
Elvis SabalaSS20.326San Diego PadresArizona Padres 2 (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Padres 2 (Rk)
Carlos RodriguezOF17.254Milwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Brewers (Rk)
Luis GuzmanIF20.059San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
Johan QuezadaP23.358Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A)
Devin SweetP23.???Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Jairo DiazP27.083Colorado RockiesLancaster (A+)Assigned to Lancaster (A+)
Noah ZavolasP22.099Seattle MarinersEverett (A-)Assigned to Everett (A-)
Jackson StoeckingerP22.187Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)Assigned to Hagerstown (A)
Luis Encarnacion3B21.009Houston AstrosTri City (A-)Assigned to Tri City (A-)
Aron McReeP24.293Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)Activated from disabled list
Seth RomeroP22.121Washington NationalsHagerstown (A)DL-7 Injured
Jhoan QuijadaP23.234Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
Michael SantosP23.081Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)Assigned to Inland Empire (A+)
Nick GallagherP22.344Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Activated from disabled list
Garrett McCainP-OF22.172Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Injured
Joey MorganC21.357Detroit TigersWest Michigan (A)DL-7 Injured
Clayton AndrewsP21.226Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Activated from disabled list
Kenny CoreyOF23.184Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Payton HenryC21.055Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Reinstated to active roster
Nicolas PierreOF21.278Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)DL-7 Injured
Matt EagleP22.267Los Angeles AngelsBurlington (A)Activated from disabled list
Luis OviedoP19.095Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)DL-7 Injured
Garrett WhitlockP22.068New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Daniel LietzP24.078Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)Assigned to Mississippi (AA)
Will HibbsP24.295Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)
Francisco JimenezP23.318Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ryan O'RourkeP30.110Baltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)Assigned to Frederick (A+)
Sam CoonrodP25.330San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Greg BeltonP25.230Los Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)DL-7 Injured
Connor WongIF22.091Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Saige JencoOF24.011Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)DL-7 Injured
Franklin Van gurpP-C22.297San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ruddy GironSS21.226San Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)Assigned to San Antonio (AA)
Jose VinicioSS25.039Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Dylan RheaultP26.150San Francisco GiantsSan Jose (A+)Assigned to San Jose (A+)
Ian GardeckP27.270San Francisco GiantsRichmond (AA)Assigned to Richmond (AA)
Randy Cesar3B23.219Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Activated from disabled list
Alex KlonowskiP26.139Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)Activated from disabled list
Kirby BellowP26.278Arizona DiamondbacksJackson (AA)DL-7 Injured
Kelvin VasquezP25.134Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Ian RiceC 24.364Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jose RodriguezP22.355Los Angeles AngelsMobile (AA)DL-7 Injured
Jake JohansenP27.207Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)DL-7 Injured
Stephen AlemaisIF23.128Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Activated from disabled list
Logan RatledgeIF26.029Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)DL-7 Injured
Mike ConnollyP26.292San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Derek SelfP28.216Washington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)Assigned to Syracuse (AAA)
Nolan BlackwoodP23.155Detroit TigersErie (AA)Assigned to Erie (AA)
Adonis RosaP23.274New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Jeffrey GlennC26.331New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Rangel Ravelo1B26.116St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Travis TaijeronOF29.210Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Max SchrockSS 23.310St. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Sean IsaacP25.244Los Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Tommy JosephC27.033Texas RangersRound Rock (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Logan TaylorP26.249New York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Henry RamosOF26.125Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Connor JoeIF26.002Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Alex BurgOF31.009Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Randall DelgadoP28.190Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Brett AustinC25.267Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Shawn MorimandoP25.271Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Andres BlancoSS34.129Milwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Tarik El-AbourOF26.059Kansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)Activated from disabled list
Lun ZhaoP16.354Milwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Brewers (Rk)
Jesse StinnettP23.037Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)