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Games on 2019-08-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians5New York Yankees6BoxJames PaxtonZach PlesacAroldis Chapman
Chicago Cubs2Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxJon LesterSteven BraultRowan Wick
Seattle Mariners4Toronto Blue Jays3BoxAnthony BassTim MayzaMatt Magill
Houston Astros4Oakland Athletics8BoxChris BassittRogelio Armenteros
Detroit Tigers0Tampa Bay Rays1BoxColin PocheMatt Hall
St. Louis Cardinals1Cincinnati Reds6BoxAnthony DeSclafaniMiles Mikolas
San Diego Padres5Philadelphia Phillies3BoxDinelson LametNick PivettaKirby Yates
Milwaukee Brewers15Washington Nationals14BoxJunior GuerraJavy Guerra
Baltimore Orioles0Boston Red Sox4BoxEduardo RodriguezAsher Wojciechowski
New York Mets4Kansas City Royals1BoxJacob deGromJakob JunisSeth Lugo
Los Angeles Dodgers3Atlanta Braves4BoxSean NewcombHyun-Jin RyuMark Melancon
Minnesota Twins12Texas Rangers7BoxTyler DuffeyAriel Jurado
San Francisco Giants11Arizona Diamondbacks6BoxLogan WebbTaylor Clarke
Miami Marlins4Colorado Rockies11BoxGerman MarquezHector Noesi
Chicago White Sox5Los Angeles Angels6BoxTaylor ColeEvan MarshallHansel Robles

Standings as of 2019-08-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000New York Yankees1248242.661--73958915048-1934-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Aaron BooneBrian Cashman-124-82-42
000Tampa Bay Rays1247252.581--57847710132-2940-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Kevin CashMatt Silverman-124-72-52
000Boston Red Sox1256659.528--7186427632-3234-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Alex CoraDave Dombrowski-125-66-59
000Toronto Blue Jays1255273.416--576619-4325-3827-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John GibbonsRoss Atkins-125-52-73
000Baltimore Orioles1233984.317--532787-25518-4321-41L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Buck ShowalterDan Duquette-123-39-84
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Minnesota Twins1227547.615--71557114436-2639-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul MolitorRob Antony-122-75-47
000Cleveland Indians1237251.585--5824938938-2634-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaMike Chernoff-123-72-51
000Chicago White Sox1215566.455--522629-10730-3125-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Rick RenteriaRick Hahn-121-55-66
000Kansas City Royals1234479.358--526633-10724-3820-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ned YostDayton Moore-123-44-79
000Detroit Tigers1203783.308--433669-23617-4320-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron GardenhireAlberto Avila-120-37-83
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Houston Astros1247846.629--68150617543-1535-31L5T S R Log Off Def SP D AJ HinchJeff Luhnow-124-78-46
000Oakland Athletics1237152.577--6235269740-2331-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob MelvinDavid Forst-123-71-52
000Los Angeles Angels1256164.488--628664-3632-3129-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike SciosciaBilly Eppler-125-61-64
000Texas Rangers1236063.488--630658-2835-2525-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jeff BanisterJon Daniels-123-60-63
000Seattle Mariners1255174.408--608721-11327-3624-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Scott ServaisJerry Dipoto-125-51-74
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Atlanta Braves1237152.577--6626075533-2738-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Brian SnitkerAlex Anthopoulos-123-71-52
000Washington Nationals1226656.541--6275676035-2631-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave MartinezMichael Rizzo-122-66-56
000Philadelphia Phillies1236459.520--590607-1738-2726-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe KaplerMatt Klentak-123-64-59
000New York Mets1236360.512--5915811034-2129-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mickey CallawaySandy Alderson-123-63-60
000Miami Marlins1224577.369--447592-14525-3920-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Don MattinglyMichael Hill-122-45-77
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Chicago Cubs1236558.528--6035396441-1924-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe MaddonJed Hoyer-123-65-58
000St. Louis Cardinals1226458.525--5445192534-2430-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike ShildtMike Girsch-122-64-58
000Milwaukee Brewers1236459.520--593614-2136-2628-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Craig CounsellDavid Stearns-123-64-59
000Cincinnati Reds1215863.479--5565302635-2923-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim RigglemanDick Williams-121-58-63
000Pittsburgh Pirates1205070.417--563656-9324-3326-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clint HurdleNeal Huntington-120-50-70
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK2019 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
000Los Angeles Dodgers1258243.656--69047821248-1634-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave RobertsFarhan Zaidi-125-82-43
000San Francisco Giants1236360.512--546591-4529-3334-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyBobby Evans-123-63-60
000Arizona Diamondbacks1246163.492--6445836127-3134-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Torey LovulloMike Hazen-124-61-63
000San Diego Padres1235865.472--559596-3729-3329-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Andy GreenAJ Preller-123-58-65
000Colorado Rockies1235667.455--654716-6232-2924-38W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bud BlackJeff Bridich-123-56-67


Player NamePosAgeOrganizationActual TeamTransaction Notes
Trenton KempOF23.322Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)Assigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)
Tyler AlexanderP25.034Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
Daniel Descalso1B32.302Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)Assigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab
Joey RickardLF28.088San Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)Assigned to Sacramento (AAA)
Roman QuinnSS26.095Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)DL-10 Right groin strain
Casey SadlerP29.035Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)
Daiwer CastellanosOF19.001Tampa Bay RaysPrinceton (Rk)Assigned to Princeton (Rk)
Rael SantosP18.141Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks (Rk)
Ryan Reynolds3B22.031Chicago CubsEugene (A-)Assigned to Eugene (A-)
Adrian De HortaP24.157Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)
Spencer MrazP21.104Texas RangersSpokane (A-)Assigned to Spokane (A-)
Chris GivinSS22.149San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Julio GuanteP22.080Chicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk)
Ripken ReyesIF22.138San Diego PadresFort Wayne (A)Assigned to Fort Wayne (A)
Jordan MartinsonP22.163Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
Franklin HernandezP23.293Milwaukee BrewersRocky Mountain (Rk)Assigned to Rocky Mountain (Rk)
Bladimir Restituyo2B18.046Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Kevin MalisheskiP21.344Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)Assigned to Great Lakes (A)
Erick SalcedoSS26.050Los Angeles AngelsOrem (Rk)Assigned to Orem (Rk)
Turner BrownIF22.016Colorado RockiesBoise (A-)Assigned to Boise (A-)
Ezequiel TovarSS18.016Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Boby JohnsonP22.131Colorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)Assigned to Grand Junction (Rk)
Reese OlsonP20.017Milwaukee BrewersRocky Mountain (Rk)Assigned to Rocky Mountain (Rk)
Yancarlos BaezSS23.331Minnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)Assigned to Elizabethton (Rk)
Tom CollettiP24.056San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Dan DallasP21.236San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Bryan MenendezC23.212Arizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)Assigned to Visalia (A+)
Samuel MirandaC21.361Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)Assigned to Greenville (A)
Oliver GarciaP21.221Pittsburgh PiratesGreensboro (A)Assigned to Greensboro (A)
Keibert PetitC21.014Boston Red SoxLowell (A-)Assigned to Lowell (A-)
Valente BellozoP19.226Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)Assigned to Quad Cities (A)
Josh MaciejewskiP24.003New York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)Assigned to Charleston (sc) (A)
Luis MedinaP20.106New York YankeesTampa (A+)Assigned to Tampa (A+)
Kole CottamC22.079Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Ryne InmanP23.096Seattle MarinersWest Virginia (A)DL-7 Injured
Colin SelbyP21.297Pittsburgh PiratesGreensboro (A)DL-7 Injured
Andres MatosP23.157Houston AstrosFayetteville (A+)Assigned to Fayetteville (A+)
Skylar AriasP22.048Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)Assigned to Lynchburg (A+)
Tyler BensonLF23.061San Diego PadresAmarillo (AA)Assigned to Amarillo (AA)
Lee SolomonIF23.011San Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+)
L.G. CastilloOF20.030Milwaukee BrewersCarolina (A+)Assigned to Carolina (A+)
Russ Olive1B23.075Tampa Bay RaysBowling Green (A)DL-7 Injured
Connor McVey3B24.129Milwaukee BrewersWisconsin (A)Activated from disabled list
Confesor InoaP23.178Los Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)DL-7 Injured
Jesse MedranoIF24.143Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Nick MearsP23.223Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)Assigned to Altoona (AA)
Chase LambertSS23.050Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Activated from disabled list
Humberto MejiaP22.167Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ryan ValdesOF25.360Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Activated from disabled list
Raul Siri2B24.300Pittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)Activated from disabled list
Tanner DuncanP25.005-Released by Fayetteville
Jerry DownsOF25.238Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)Assigned to Salem (A+)
Luis JimenezP24.227Cleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)DL-7 Injured
Edgar Corcino3B27.071Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Nick SciortinoIF-C24.027Boston Red SoxSalem (A+)DL-7 Injured
Ruddy GironSS22.225San Diego PadresAmarillo (AA)Assigned to Amarillo (AA)
Max GamboaP23.269Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)Activated from disabled list
Marcus Chiu2B22.216Los Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)DL-7 Injured
Taylor KohlweyRF25.028San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)Assigned to El Paso (AAA)
Erasmo PinalesP24.265Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)DL-7 Injured
Willy ColladoP21.140Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)Activated from disabled list
Zack ShortIF24.080Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)Assigned to Tennessee (AA)
Christian DonahueIF24.105Chicago CubsTennessee (AA)DL-7 Injured
Andres SotilloC25.232Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
Will CarterP26.211New York YankeesTrenton (AA)Assigned to Trenton (AA)
Connor MarabellOF-IF25.142Cleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
Willy OrtizP24.028Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Activated from disabled list
Brian GonzalezP23.297Baltimore OriolesBowie (AA)Activated from disabled list
Cody BoltonP21.059Pittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)DL-7 Injured
Nate PearsonP22.362Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)Placed on temporarily inactive list
Matt HarveyP30.143Oakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)Signed to Minor League Contract
Abraham AlmonteOF30.057Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Ricky NolascoP36.247Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Daniel CorcinoP28.356Los Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)Reinstated to active roster
Bradin HagensP30.097Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Kyle McgrathP27.017San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Matt McBrideC34.086Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Matt WotherspoonP27.316Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Jose TaverasP25.284Philadelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Harol GonzalezP24.168New York MetsSyracuse (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Zach LeeP27.339New York MetsSyracuse (AAA)Activated from disabled list
Pat CantwellC29.129Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Ryan DullRP29.319New York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)
Ryan BrasierRP31.357Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
Chris SaleSP30.140Boston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)DL-10 Left elbow inflammation
Walker LockettP 25.106New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)Recalled from Syracuse (AAA)
Robert GsellmanRP26.030New York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)DL-10 Right triceps soreness
Logan WebbP22.272San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)Recalled from Sacramento (AAA)
J.T. RiddleSS27.310Miami MarlinsJupiter (A+)Assigned to Jupiter (A+) for rehab
Chi Chi GonzalezP27.215Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)Recalled from Albuquerque (AAA)
Chad BettisRP30.113Colorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)DL-10 Left hip impingement
Joel PayampsP25.132Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Recalled from Reno (AAA)
Jon DuplantierP25.037Arizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)Assigned to Reno (AAA)
Yoshihisa Hiranop35.162Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)DL-10 Right elbow inflammation
Julio UriasP23.005Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)Suspended 20 games for violation of MLB Domestic Abuse policy
Ryan TeperaRP31.288Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)Assigned to Dunedin (A+) for rehab
Taylor Clarkep26.096Arizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)Recalled from Reno (AAA)
Adam DuvallLF30.347Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA)
Ender InciarteCF28.292Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)DL-10 Right hamstring strain
Joey Wendle2B29.113Tampa Bay RaysCharlotte (AAA)Assigned to Charlotte (AAA) for rehab
LaMonte WadeOF25.228Minnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)Assigned to Cedar Rapids (A) for rehab
Grayson GreinerC26.310Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)Assigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab
Matt BowmanRP28.078Cincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)Assigned to Louisville (AAA)
Ruben AlanizP28.064Cincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)Recalled from Louisville (AAA)
Jordan ZimmermannSP33.086Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)Activated from DL
Cy SneedP26.320Houston AstrosRound Rock (AAA)Assigned to Round Rock (AAA)
Rogelio ArmenterosP25.048Houston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)Recalled from Round Rock (AAA)
Hunter HarveyP24.251Baltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
Tom EshelmanP25.058Baltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
Garrett StallingsP22.009Los Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)
Sean MellenP21.178Los Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)Assigned to Arizona Dodgers (Rk)
Matt HarveyP30.143Oakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)Assigned to Las Vegas (AAA)
Beau BurrowsP22.333Detroit TigersToledo (AAA)DL-7 Injured
Shane McCarthyP23.019Cleveland IndiansLake County (A)Activated from disabled list