Brendan Harris, IF, Rangers: Released by Angels in July after hitting .206, he landed with Rangers’ AAA team.
LaTroy Hawkins, P, Mets: He’s 40 but just keeps on getting hitters out: 3.11 ERA in 66 innings.
Sean Henn, P, Mets: A September callup after four years out of the majors, he’s appeared in three games.
Philip Humber, P, Astros: Back with Astros after May demotion, but 7.86 ERA; Houston is 1-15 when he pitches.
Torii Hunter, OF, Tigers: Slowing down, but major contributor (17 HRs, 78 RBI) on a division champ.
Garrett Jones, OF, Pirates: .235 average and 14 HRs. He’s in middle of Pirates renaissance.
Jason Kubel, OF, Indians: Bad season in Arizona has gotten worse in Cleveland, where he’s 3-for-18 since trade.
Francisco Liriano, P, Pirates: 15 wins, 148 Ks in 148 innings, 2.92 ERA: He’s the ace of a pennant contender.
Kyle Lohse, P, Brewers: Record just 10-10, but he was decent: Ate nearly 200 innings with 3.51 ERA.
Jeff Manship, P, Rockies: 0-5 with a 6.75 ERA in nine games (four starts), he’s a mop-up man now.
Jason Marquis, P, Padres: Nine wins and 4.05 ERA, but elbow ligament injury ended season in late July.
Darnell McDonald, OF, Cubs: Mostly a defensive replacement, he’s batted .238 in six weeks with Cubs.
Jose Mijares, P, Giants: Workload went up, but like most in Giants pen, results were worse: 67 hits in 48 innings
Corky Miller, C, Reds: Back in bigs for first time since 2010, he has hit .235 in sporadic use.
Justin Morneau, 1B, Pirates: No homers, one RBI for new team, but he’s getting on base.
Pat Neshek, P, Athletics: Briefly demoted to AAA, he’s appeared in 44 games, mostly when A’s trail, with 3.40 ERA.
Joe Nathan, P, Rangers: Another All-Star season: 1.53 ERA, needs one save to reach 40 for fourth time.
David Ortiz, DH, Red Sox: Batting .307, should reach 30 HRs, 100 RBI; passed 2,000 career hits.
|Texas - N. Martinez||11:40 AM|
|Miami - N. Eovaldi|
|Seattle - J. Paxton||12:05 PM|
|Philadelphia - C. Hamels|
|Toronto - R. Dickey||1:10 PM|
|Milwaukee - J. Nelson|
|NY Mets - Z. Wheeler||2:35 PM|
|Oakland - J. Samardzija|
|Atlanta - A. Wood||6:05 PM|
|Pittsburgh - G. Cole|
|Houston - S. Feldman||6:05 PM|
|NY Yankees - M. Pineda|
|Arizona - T. Cahill||6:05 PM|
|Washington - T. Roark|
|LA Angels - G. Richards||6:10 PM|
|Boston - C. Buchholz|
|Detroit - R. Porcello||6:10 PM|
|Tampa Bay - J. Odorizzi|
|Cincinnati - J. Cueto||6:15 PM|
|St. Louis - L. Lynn|
|San Francisco - J. Peavy||7:05 PM|
|Chicago Cubs - E. Jackson|
|Baltimore - W. Chen||7:10 PM|
|Chicago WSox - H. Noesi|
|Cleveland - T. House||7:10 PM|
|Minnesota - R. Nolasco|
|Kansas City - D. Duffy||7:40 PM|
|Colorado - J. De La Rosa|
|San Diego - E. Stults||9:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - R. Hernandez|
|Pittsburgh||8/21/14 6:30 PM|
|Carolina||8/22/14 6:30 PM|
|NY Giants||8/22/14 6:30 PM|
|Jacksonville||8/22/14 6:30 PM|
|Oakland||8/22/14 7:00 PM|
|Chicago||8/22/14 9:00 PM|
|Tampa Bay||8/23/14 3:30 PM|
|Tennessee||8/23/14 6:00 PM|
|Dallas||8/23/14 6:00 PM|
|Washington||8/23/14 6:30 PM|
|New Orleans||8/23/14 7:00 PM|
|Minnesota||8/23/14 7:00 PM|
|St. Louis||8/23/14 7:00 PM|
|Houston||8/23/14 8:00 PM|
|San Diego||8/24/14 3:00 PM|
|Cincinnati||8/24/14 7:00 PM|
|Los Angeles||8:00 PM|
|San Jose||9:00 PM|
|Montreal||8/22/14 7:30 PM|
|Toronto||8/23/14 3:00 PM|
|Calgary||8/24/14 2:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/24/14 6:00 PM|
Poll: How sure are you that the Twins are on the road to improving?