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Wednesday, July 31,1996

Wednesday, July 31,1996

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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 Jul 31,1996 Toronto Blue Jays  2  Cleveland Indians  4  box | pbp Progressive Field Paul Assenmacher Mike Timlin -- 42,301 3:18
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 California Angels  5  Detroit Tigers  10  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jose Lima Mike Holtz -- 9,740 3:07
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Boston Red Sox  5  Kansas City Royals  3  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Tim Wakefield Chris Haney Heathcliff Slocumb 17,527 2:25
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Seattle Mariners  9  Milwaukee Brewers  3  box | pbp County Stadium Sterling Hitchcock Jeff D'Amico -- 30,772 2:55
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Baltimore Orioles  9  Minnesota Twins  3  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Mike Mussina Mike Trombley -- 15,897 2:55
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Chicago White Sox  4  Oakland Athletics  5  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jay Witasick Matt Karchner Billy Taylor 13,127 2:46
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 New York Yankees  2  Texas Rangers  9  box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Darren Oliver Jimmy Key -- 30,645 3:03
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 San Francisco Giants  1  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Steve Trachsel Allen Watson Turk Wendell 28,988 2:36
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Houston Astros  0  Cincinnati Reds  10  box | pbp Cinergy Field John Smiley Donne Wall -- 26,082 2:30
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Florida Marlins  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ramon Martinez Pat Rapp Todd Worrell 29,565 2:36
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Colorado Rockies  2  Montreal Expos  6  box | pbp Stade Olympique Jeff Fassero Roger Bailey -- 23,663 2:43
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  New York Mets  3  box | pbp Shea Stadium Jerry DiPoto Dan Plesac -- 15,787 2:43
1996 reg season Jul 31,1996 Atlanta Braves  7  San Diego Padres  4  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Tom Glavine Bob Tewksbury Mark Wohlers 24,254 2:39
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 105 63 42 .600 0.0 539 502 37 L2 28-25 35-17 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 106 54 52 .509 9.5 614 602 12 W2 24-22 29-31 2 6 12 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 15.0 550 568 -18 L1 24-31 25-27 3 11 21 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 105 47 58 .448 16.0 612 643 -31 W1 20-34 27-24 4 12 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 107 35 72 .327 29.0 528 760 -232 W3 17-41 18-31 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 107 65 42 .607 0.0 623 521 102 W1 34-23 31-19 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 107 58 49 .542 7.0 586 505 81 L1 28-26 30-23 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 13.0 634 604 30 L1 24-29 28-26 3 8 17 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 106 51 55 .481 13.5 594 601 -7 L2 23-24 28-31 4 9 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 108 48 60 .444 17.5 494 548 -54 L1 27-29 21-31 5 13 25 -- 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 108 61 47 .565 0.0 636 532 104 W2 24-28 37-19 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 106 58 48 .547 2.0 675 611 64 W1 28-23 30-25 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 108 55 53 .509 6.0 603 588 15 W1 31-27 24-26 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 107 51 56 .477 9.5 527 630 -103 L3 18-35 33-21 4 10 20 -- 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 Atlanta Braves franchise | log 106 65 41 .613 0.0 528 410 118 W1 27-23 38-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 106 58 48 .547 7.0 501 443 58 W3 26-27 32-21 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 108 52 56 .481 14.0 509 505 4 W5 20-33 32-23 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 16.5 440 464 -24 L3 15-35 34-23 4 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 106 43 63 .406 22.0 434 520 -86 W1 22-38 21-25 5 14 27 -- 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 St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 106 56 50 .528 0.0 511 492 19 L1 29-27 27-23 1 4 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 109 57 52 .523 0.5 527 544 -17 L2 27-31 30-21 2 6 11 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 2.5 476 493 -17 W2 26-25 26-26 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 4.0 511 497 14 W3 23-29 29-25 4 9 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 107 48 59 .449 8.5 489 545 -56 L4 23-29 25-30 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 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 109 58 51 .532 0.0 535 483 52 L1 29-24 29-27 1 3 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 108 57 51 .528 0.5 447 427 20 W2 27-29 30-22 2 5 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 107 54 53 .505 3.0 638 661 -23 L4 16-35 38-18 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 106 46 60 .434 10.5 497 559 -62 L2 20-32 26-28 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Mike Stanton Texas Rangers Active Traded by Red Sox with PTBNL (Dwayne Hosey) to Rangers for Mark Brandenburg and Kerry Lacy
John Cummings Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers with Joey Eischen to Detroit Tigers for Chad Curtis
Joey Eischen Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers with John Cummings to Detroit Tigers for Chad Curtis
Chad Curtis Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers to Los Angeles Dodgers for John Cummings and Joey Eischen
Damion Easley Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from California Angels to Detroit Tigers for Greg Gohr
Greg Gohr California Angels Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers to California Angels for Damion Easley
Bryce Florie Milwaukee Brewers Hist Traded from San Diego Padres with Marc Newfield and Ron Villone to Milwaukee Brewers for Greg Vaughn and Jerry Parent (9/16/1996)
Marc Newfield Milwaukee Brewers Hist Traded from San Diego Padres with Bryce Florie and Ron Villone to Milwaukee Brewers for Greg Vaughn and Jerry Parent (9/16/1996)
Ron Villone Milwaukee Brewers Hist Traded from San Diego Padres with Bryce Florie and Marc Newfield to Milwaukee Brewers for Greg Vaughn and Jerry Parent (9/16/1996)
Greg Vaughn San Diego Padres Hist Traded from Milwaukee Brewers with Jerry Parent to San Diego Padres for Bryce Florie, Marc Newfield and Ron Villone
Ruben Sierra Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from New York Yankees with Matt Drews to Detroit Tigers for Cecil Fielder
Cecil Fielder New York Yankees Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers to New York Yankees for Ruben Sierra and Matt Drews
Terry Mulholland Seattle Mariners Hist Traded from Philadelphia Phillies to Seattle Mariners for Desi Relaford
Desi Relaford Philadelphia Phillies Hist Traded from Seattle Mariners to Philadelphia Phillies for Terry Mulholland
Mike Stanton Texas Rangers Hist Traded from Boston Red Sox with Dwayne Hosey to Texas Rangers for Mark Brandenburg and Kerry Lacy
Mark Brandenburg Boston Red Sox Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Kerry Lacy to Boston Red Sox for Mike Stanton and Dwayne Hosey (11/4/1996)
Kerry Lacy Boston Red Sox Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Mark Brandenburg to Boston Red Sox for Mike Stanton and Dwayne Hosey (11/4/1996)
Mark Hutton Florida Marlins Hist Traded from New York Yankees to Florida Marlins for Dave Weathers
Dave Weathers New York Yankees Hist Traded from Florida Marlins to New York Yankees for Mark Hutton
Bill Risley Toronto Blue Jays Hist Activated from Disabled List
Craig Shipley San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
21 record(s)