Listed below are the top five games of the week, as per Max Marchi’s methodology.
date game stars 08-20 Dodgers @ Rockies *** box score 08-17 Twins @ Tigers *** box score 08-14 Pirates @ Brewers ** box score 08-20 Orioles @ Angels ** box score 08-16 Cardinals @ Pirates ** box score
This week produced as many three-star games as the entire month of July. The first place Dodgers-Rockies game saw the Rockies erase a two-run, 12th-inning deficit and then win in the 13th despite two outs to start the inning. The game is ranked ninth for the season.