Daily Rundown: 6th July

CarlosRodon2 By Oliver Connolly

What a terrific 4th of July weekend. Whilst everyone was stuffing themselves full of food and craft beer there was some sensational baseball being played.

Results

Sunday, July 5
MATCHUP   RESULT WIN LOSS SAVE

Tampa Bay

New York

TB 8, NYY 1 Erasmo Ramirez Ivan Nova  

Toronto

Detroit

TOR 10, DET 5 Marco Estrada Justin Verlander Roberto Osuna

Milwaukee

Cincinnati

MIL 6, CIN 1 Taylor Jungmann Mike Leake  

Houston

Boston

BOS 5, HOU 4 Matt Barnes Tony Sipp Koji Uehara

Philadelphia

Atlanta

PHI 4, ATL 0 (F/10) Luis Garcia Nick Masset  

Cleveland

Pittsburgh

PIT 5, CLE 3 Gerrit Cole Danny Salazar Mark Melancon

Baltimore

Chicago

BAL 9, CHW 1 Miguel Gonzalez Carlos Rodon  

Minnesota

Kansas City

KC 3, MIN 2 Greg Holland Blaine Boyer  

San Diego

St. Louis

STL 3, SD 1 Lance Lynn Ian Kennedy Kevin Siegrist

Miami

Chicago

CHC 2, MIA 0 Kyle Hendricks Mat Latos Jason Motte

Seattle

Oakland

SEA 2, OAK 1 Mike Montgomery Chris Bassitt Fernando Rodney

New York

Los Angeles

NYM 8, LAD 0 Steven Matz Mike Bolsinger Logan Verrett

Colorado

Arizona

COL 6, ARI 4 Jorge De La Rosa Rubby De La Rosa John Axford

Los Angeles

Texas

LAA 12, TEX 6 C.J. Wilson Colby Lewis  

San Francisco

Washington

WSH 3, SF 1 Jordan Zimmermann George Kontos Drew Storen

Standings

American League
EAST W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
New York Yankees 44 38 .537 23-15 21-23 379 361 +18 L1 5-5
Baltimore Orioles 43 39 .524 1 26-16 17-23 370 319 +51 W1 5-5
Tampa Bay Rays 43 41 .512 2 21-27 22-14 306 304 +2 W1 2-8
Toronto Blue Jays 43 41 .512 2 26-18 17-23 460 374 +86 W1 4-6
Boston Red Sox 39 45 .464 6 19-21 20-24 354 397 -43 W2 7-3
CENTRAL W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
Kansas City Royals 46 33 .582 24-15 22-18 331 285 +46 W1 5-5
Minnesota Twins 43 39 .524 4.5 25-15 18-24 340 336 +4 L1 4-6
Detroit Tigers 41 40 .506 6 22-23 19-17 359 371 -12 L1 4-6
Cleveland Indians 38 43 .469 9 15-23 23-20 325 346 -21 L2 5-5
Chicago White Sox 36 43 .456 10 20-16 16-27 271 351 -80 L1 6-4
WEST W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
Houston Astros 48 36 .571 28-16 20-20 379 322 +57 L2 6-4
Los Angeles Angels 44 38 .537 3 25-18 19-20 336 313 +23 W3 8-2
Texas Rangers 41 42 .494 6.5 15-22 26-20 354 373 -19 L3 4-6
Seattle Mariners 38 44 .463 9 17-23 21-21 278 318 -40 W1 5-5
Oakland Athletics 38 47 .447 10.5 18-26 20-21 372 323 +49 L1 4-6
National League
EAST W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
Washington Nationals 46 36 .561 25-14 21-22 358 319 +39 W3 7-3
New York Mets 42 41 .506 4.5 29-14 13-27 290 301 -11 W1 6-4
Atlanta Braves 40 42 .488 6 23-17 17-25 322 349 -27 L1 5-5
Miami Marlins 35 48 .422 11.5 21-22 14-26 300 339 -39 L2 5-5
Philadelphia Phillies 28 56 .333 19 18-25 10-31 285 418 -133 W1 2-8
CENTRAL W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
St. Louis Cardinals 53 28 .654 31-11 22-17 320 229 +91 W2 6-4
Pittsburgh Pirates 47 34 .580 6 26-15 21-19 328 271 +57 W2 7-3
Chicago Cubs 44 36 .550 8.5 22-16 22-20 314 293 +21 W2 5-5
Cincinnati Reds 36 44 .450 16.5 22-18 14-26 318 353 -35 L3 3-7
Milwaukee Brewers 36 48 .429 18.5 15-26 21-22 336 387 -51 W8 9-1
WEST W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
Los Angeles Dodgers 46 37 .554 28-15 18-22 345 288 +57 L1 6-4
San Francisco Giants 42 41 .506 4 21-20 21-21 346 335 +11 L6 3-7
Arizona Diamondbacks 40 42 .488 5.5 22-21 18-21 374 373 +1 L1 5-5
San Diego Padres 39 45 .464 7.5 18-22 21-23 336 380 -44 L2 4-6
Colorado Rockies 35 47 .427 10.5 17-22 18-25 361 419 -58 W1 3-7

Image of the night Marisnick On this day in baseball

1986:

At Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, first baseman Bob Horner becomes the eleventh major leaguer to hit four home runs in one game. Three of the four homers, however, are solo shots, allowing the Expos to still beat the Braves, 11-8.

Today’s games

Monday, July 6
MATCHUP   TIME  (BST) PITCHING MATCHUP

Cincinnati

Washington

12:05 AM   Anthony DeSclafani vs Doug Fister

San Diego

Pittsburgh

12:05 AM   James Shields vs A.J. Burnett

Houston

Cleveland

12:10 AM   Dallas Keuchel vs Carlos Carrasco

St. Louis

Chicago

1:00 AM John Lackey vs Jon Lester

Toronto

Chicago

1:10 AM   Mark Buehrle vs Chris Sale

Tampa Bay

Kansas City

1:10 AM   Alex Colome vs Edinson Volquez

Atlanta

Milwaukee

1:10 AM   Matt Wisler vs Kyle Lohse

Baltimore

Minnesota

1:10 AM   Wei-Yin Chen vs Phil Hughes

Detroit

Seattle

3:10 AM   Alfredo Simon vs Hisashi Iwakuma

Philadelphia

Los Angeles

3:10 AM   Sean O’Sullivan vs Eric Surkamp

New York

San Francisco

3:15 AM   Jonathon Niese vs Chris Heston

Internal Links

Patrick Brewer looks at Andy MacPhail’s “to do” list in Philadelphia. 

The latest Call to the Bullpen Podcast. Ollie & Steven answer midseason questions.

External Links

FanGraphs introduces the mind bending “Submarine Riseball”

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