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Wednesday, August 28,1996

Wednesday, August 28,1996

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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 28,1996 Oakland Athletics  3  Baltimore Orioles  0  box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Don Wengert Mike Mussina -- 45,282 2:54
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Boston Red Sox  7  California Angels  4  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Tom Gordon Shawn Boskie -- 20,894 2:47
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Milwaukee Brewers  0  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field James Baldwin Ben McDonald Roberto Hernandez 17,269 2:26
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Cleveland Indians  9  Detroit Tigers  3  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Orel Hershiser A.J. Sager -- 21,091 3:14
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Texas Rangers  3  Kansas City Royals  4  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Rick Huisman Kevin Gross -- 12,695 3:16
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 New York Yankees  2  Seattle Mariners  10  box | pbp Kingdome Terry Mulholland Dwight Gooden -- 30,952 3:08
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Minnesota Twins  1  Toronto Blue Jays  6  box | pbp Rogers Centre Pat Hentgen Rick Aguilera -- 30,106 2:30
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Cincinnati Reds  9  Colorado Rockies  10  box | pbp Coors Field Bruce Ruffin Jeff Shaw -- 48,057 3:16
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Chicago Cubs  4  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome Gregg Olson Kent Bottenfield -- 18,026 3:10
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Los Angeles Dodgers  5  Montreal Expos  6  box | pbp Stade Olympique Mel Rojas Chan Ho Park -- 13,006 3:11
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 San Diego Padres  3  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Sean Bergman Derek Wallace Trevor Hoffman 17,442 3:53
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Atlanta Braves  9  Pittsburgh Pirates  4  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Terrell Wade Esteban Loaiza -- 14,591 2:28
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Philadelphia Phillies  6  San Francisco Giants  7  box | pbp Candlestick Park Mark Dewey Ricardo Jordan Rod Beck 16,223 2:49
1996 reg season Aug 28,1996 Florida Marlins  3  St. Louis Cardinals  2  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Chris Hammond Cory Bailey Robb Nen 21,767 3:30
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 132 74 58 .561 0.0 686 661 25 L4 32-32 42-26 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 133 71 62 .534 3.5 788 750 38 L1 34-28 36-35 2 4 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 134 69 65 .515 6.0 768 764 4 W5 29-36 40-29 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 134 63 71 .470 12.0 673 694 -21 W1 33-37 30-34 4 11 21 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 133 47 86 .353 27.5 656 915 -259 L3 22-49 25-37 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 133 80 53 .602 0.0 784 645 139 W4 42-27 38-26 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 135 71 64 .526 10.0 745 664 81 W1 35-34 36-30 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 133 66 67 .496 14.0 751 753 -2 L1 33-30 33-37 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 134 64 70 .478 16.5 756 748 8 L1 33-35 31-35 4 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 134 61 73 .455 19.5 630 657 -27 W2 32-33 29-40 5 13 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 134 75 59 .560 0.0 790 656 134 L2 32-35 43-24 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 132 69 63 .523 5.0 816 756 60 W3 35-30 34-33 2 6 11 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 136 64 72 .471 12.0 718 758 -40 W1 34-36 30-36 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 133 61 72 .459 13.5 649 789 -140 L3 25-42 36-30 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 131 82 49 .626 0.0 646 488 158 W1 34-26 48-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 131 71 60 .542 11.0 634 568 66 W1 32-34 39-26 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 133 63 70 .474 20.0 555 590 -35 W5 21-44 42-26 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 133 59 74 .444 24.0 627 653 -26 L6 25-44 34-30 4 11 24 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 134 54 80 .403 29.5 529 664 -135 L1 27-45 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 134 72 62 .537 0.0 648 657 -9 W2 32-35 40-27 1 5 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 133 69 64 .519 2.5 610 590 20 L2 34-34 35-30 2 7 13 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 132 65 67 .492 6.0 611 654 -43 L1 32-36 33-31 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 130 64 66 .492 6.0 637 609 28 L2 28-35 36-31 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 132 56 76 .424 15.0 604 689 -85 L1 28-39 28-37 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 San Diego Padres franchise | log 134 74 60 .552 0.0 658 568 90 W4 36-29 38-31 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 132 71 61 .538 2.0 565 546 19 L1 34-33 37-28 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 134 70 64 .522 4.0 813 796 17 W1 23-43 47-21 3 6 12 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 131 57 74 .435 15.5 620 685 -65 W1 25-39 32-35 4 12 25 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Mike Morgan -- Hist Released by Cardinals
Ron Wright Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Traded from Atlanta Braves with Corey Pointer and Jason Schmidt to Pittsburgh Pirates for Denny Neagle
Denny Neagle Atlanta Braves Hist Traded from Pittsburgh Pirates to Atlanta Braves for Ron Wright, Corey Pointer and Jason Schmidt (8/30/1996)
Chuck McElroy Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)