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Sunday, August 18,1996

Sunday, August 18,1996

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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 Aug 18,1996 California Angels  4  Boston Red Sox  3  box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Holtz Mark Brandenburg Troy Percival 25,224 3:16
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Detroit Tigers  3  Cleveland Indians  11  box | pbp Progressive Field Chad Ogea Brian Williams -- 42,337 3:02
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Chicago White Sox  7  Milwaukee Brewers  8  box | pbp County Stadium Angel Miranda Jeff Darwin Mike Fetters 33,094 3:29
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Toronto Blue Jays  6  Minnesota Twins  2  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Pat Hentgen Rick Aguilera -- 18,010 2:31
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Seattle Mariners  13  New York Yankees  12  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Bobby Ayala Jim Mecir Michael Jackson 44,769 4:50
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Baltimore Orioles  6  Oakland Athletics  9  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Don Wengert David Wells -- 18,122 2:56
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Kansas City Royals  3  Texas Rangers  10  box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Kevin Gross Kevin Appier -- 30,480 2:57
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Pittsburgh Pirates  1  Atlanta Braves  2  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Joe Borowski Francisco Cordova -- 31,587 4:00
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Houston Astros  8  Chicago Cubs  10  box | pbp Wrigley Field Jaime Navarro Doug Brocail Turk Wendell 37,210 3:30
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Colorado Rockies  4  Cincinnati Reds  9  box | pbp Cinergy Field Kevin Jarvis Kevin Ritz Jeff Shaw 24,883 2:35
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Montreal Expos  7  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Mark Leiter Tom Candiotti -- 36,673 2:56
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 San Francisco Giants  6  Philadelphia Phillies  7  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Toby Borland Mark Gardner Ricky Bottalico 24,480 2:53
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 New York Mets  0  San Diego Padres  8  box | pbp Estadio Monterrey Joey Hamilton Paul Wilson -- 22,810 2:20
1996 reg season Aug 18,1996 Florida Marlins  3  St. Louis Cardinals  5  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Todd Stottlemyre Al Leiter Dennis Eckersley 34,564 2:52
14 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 122 70 52 .574 0.0 634 600 34 L3 32-29 38-23 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 5.0 751 700 51 L2 34-28 31-31 2 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 124 60 64 .484 11.0 712 725 -13 L1 26-36 34-28 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 124 55 69 .444 16.0 621 662 -41 W1 27-36 28-33 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 123 42 81 .341 28.5 598 847 -249 L7 19-48 23-33 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 124 75 49 .605 0.0 724 600 124 W3 39-27 36-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 125 68 57 .544 7.5 698 604 94 L1 34-32 34-25 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 123 62 61 .504 12.5 702 684 18 L1 32-28 30-33 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 17.5 596 615 -19 L1 32-33 26-34 4 11 20 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 17.5 711 706 5 W1 27-32 31-35 5 10 19 -- 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 125 71 54 .568 0.0 729 608 121 W1 28-30 43-24 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 122 64 58 .525 5.5 761 701 60 W3 33-25 31-33 2 6 12 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 127 62 65 .488 10.0 682 717 -35 W2 32-29 30-36 3 8 17 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 123 57 66 .463 13.0 590 740 -150 W1 21-39 36-27 4 12 22 -- 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 123 77 46 .626 0.0 613 463 150 W4 33-25 44-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 122 67 55 .549 9.5 602 522 80 W1 29-30 38-25 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 20.0 585 606 -21 L1 24-39 34-28 3 10 21 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 20.5 514 549 -35 L3 18-42 39-25 4 11 23 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 125 50 75 .400 28.0 496 623 -127 W1 23-40 27-35 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 124 67 57 .540 0.0 588 547 41 W3 32-29 35-28 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 1.0 609 624 -15 L2 32-35 34-23 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 121 62 59 .512 3.5 566 592 -26 W3 29-29 33-30 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 122 61 61 .500 5.0 598 578 20 W2 27-31 34-30 4 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 123 52 71 .423 14.5 562 634 -72 L3 25-35 27-36 5 13 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 0.0 526 510 16 L1 33-32 33-26 1 5 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 126 67 59 .532 0.0 612 548 64 W1 34-29 33-30 2 6 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 124 62 62 .500 4.0 735 747 -12 L3 22-43 40-19 3 9 16 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 121 52 69 .430 12.5 571 634 -63 L1 25-39 27-30 4 12 25 -- 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
John Valentin Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Paul Spoljaric Toronto Blue Jays Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)