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Friday, May 17,1996

Friday, May 17,1996

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Seattle Mariners  13  Baltimore Orioles  14  box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Alan Mills Norm Charlton -- 47,259 4:20
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Oakland Athletics  3  Boston Red Sox  5  box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Stanton Todd Van Poppel -- 28,690 3:25
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Texas Rangers  10  Cleveland Indians  12  box | pbp Progressive Field Alan Embree Gil Heredia Jose Mesa 41,225 3:42
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Chicago White Sox  11  Detroit Tigers  6  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Roberto Hernandez Richie Lewis -- 12,094 3:36
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Toronto Blue Jays  2  Kansas City Royals  4  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Tim Belcher Juan Guzman Jeff Montgomery 20,079 2:28
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Milwaukee Brewers  12  Minnesota Twins  1  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Scott Karl Jose Parra -- 26,733 2:42
1996 reg season May 17,1996 California Angels  5  New York Yankees  8  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Andy Pettitte Jim Abbott Mariano Rivera 19,087 3:05
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Cincinnati Reds  2  Atlanta Braves  8  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Greg Maddux John Smiley -- 40,612 2:30
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Florida Marlins  1  Chicago Cubs  3  box | pbp Wrigley Field Jim Bullinger Al Leiter Turk Wendell 32,528 2:35
1996 reg season May 17,1996 St. Louis Cardinals  11  Colorado Rockies  12  box | pbp Coors Field Curt Leskanic Cory Bailey Bruce Ruffin 48,074 3:32
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  Houston Astros  4  box | pbp Astrodome Shane Reynolds Jon Lieber Todd Jones 22,882 2:14
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Philadelphia Phillies  3  Los Angeles Dodgers  6  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Hideo Nomo Mike Grace Todd Worrell 54,304 2:46
1996 reg season May 17,1996 Montreal Expos  1  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Trevor Hoffman Mel Rojas -- 26,469 3:14
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 38 23 15 .605 0.0 221 186 35 W1 8-9 15-6 1 3 6 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 39 22 17 .564 1.5 222 235 -13 W3 9-9 13-8 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 40 18 22 .450 6.0 226 232 -6 L3 9-12 9-10 3 11 20 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 38 15 23 .395 8.0 198 242 -44 W3 5-14 10-9 4 13 27 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 43 12 31 .279 13.5 204 318 -114 L4 6-21 6-10 5 14 28 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 39 27 12 .692 0.0 237 185 52 W6 14-9 13-3 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 40 22 18 .550 5.5 220 184 36 W1 11-13 11-5 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 38 18 20 .474 8.5 241 211 30 W2 8-10 10-10 3 9 17 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 39 18 21 .462 9.0 220 223 -3 L1 7-12 11-9 4 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 42 18 24 .429 10.5 186 228 -42 W2 11-13 7-11 5 12 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 41 26 15 .634 0.0 252 190 62 L2 8-8 18-7 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 40 21 19 .525 4.5 244 213 31 L1 8-8 13-11 2 6 9 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 39 19 20 .487 6.0 214 206 8 L3 9-8 10-12 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 40 19 21 .475 6.5 181 213 -32 L5 6-13 13-8 4 8 16 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 42 27 15 .643 0.0 239 180 59 L3 11-11 16-4 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 41 26 15 .634 0.5 207 138 69 W1 10-7 16-8 2 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 6.0 173 188 -15 L2 12-9 8-11 3 6 12 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 43 20 23 .465 7.5 160 187 -27 L2 5-14 15-9 4 9 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 39 16 23 .410 9.5 188 199 -11 W1 7-14 9-9 5 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 0.0 216 226 -10 W1 13-12 8-10 1 7 13 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 0.5 203 186 17 W2 5-12 15-10 2 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 1.5 176 209 -33 L3 7-9 9-11 3 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 41 17 24 .415 3.0 184 215 -31 L1 10-10 7-14 4 12 24 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 41 17 24 .415 3.0 181 225 -44 L1 8-12 9-12 5 13 25 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 42 26 16 .619 0.0 217 157 60 W1 12-7 14-9 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 39 20 19 .513 4.5 219 226 -7 L2 14-10 6-9 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 4.5 168 149 19 W4 8-15 14-6 3 5 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 38 17 21 .447 7.0 196 242 -46 W2 8-13 9-8 4 10 21 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Randy Knorr Houston Astros Hist Sold by Toronto Blue Jays to Houston Astros
Brad Pennington California Angels Hist Claimed on waivers from Red Sox by Angels
Carlos Garcia Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)