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Friday, August 30,1996

Friday, August 30,1996

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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 30,1996 New York Yankees  6  California Angels  2  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Andy Pettitte Dennis Springer -- 27,084 2:44
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Kansas City Royals  0  Detroit Tigers  4  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Todd Van Poppel Jose Rosado -- 16,498 2:11
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Minnesota Twins  4  Milwaukee Brewers  5  box | pbp County Stadium Bob Wickman Jose Parra -- 17,444 3:58
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Boston Red Sox  0  Oakland Athletics  7  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dave Telgheder Mike Maddux -- 17,182 2:30
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Baltimore Orioles  5  Seattle Mariners  2  box | pbp Kingdome Rocky Coppinger Sterling Hitchcock Alan Mills 44,532 3:32
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Cleveland Indians  3  Texas Rangers  5  box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Roger Pavlik Chad Ogea Jeff Russell 40,383 2:49
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Chicago White Sox  11  Toronto Blue Jays  2  box | pbp Rogers Centre Kevin Tapani Woody Williams -- 30,072 2:35
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Atlanta Braves  2  Chicago Cubs  3  box | pbp Wrigley Field Kevin Foster Tom Glavine Bob Patterson 0 2:12
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Atlanta Braves  6  Chicago Cubs  5  box | pbp Wrigley Field Joe Borowski Kent Bottenfield Mark Wohlers 31,548 3:23
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Florida Marlins  3  Cincinnati Reds  1  box | pbp Cinergy Field Kevin Brown Mike Remlinger -- 22,485 2:52
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 San Diego Padres  6  Montreal Expos  0  box | pbp Stade Olympique Scott Sanders Jose Paniagua -- 14,133 2:28
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 San Francisco Giants  6  New York Mets  4  box | pbp Shea Stadium Shawn Estes Pete Harnisch Rod Beck 17,581 2:34
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Los Angeles Dodgers  7  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Darren Dreifort Jeff Parrett Todd Worrell 22,129 3:48
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Houston Astros  10  Pittsburgh Pirates  0  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Donne Wall Chris Peters -- 24,619 2:44
1996 reg season Aug 30,1996 Colorado Rockies  4  St. Louis Cardinals  7  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Alan Benes Jamey Wright Dennis Eckersley 25,530 2:48
15 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 134 75 59 .560 0.0 695 677 18 W1 33-33 42-26 1 3 4 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 135 72 63 .533 3.5 799 761 38 W1 35-29 36-35 2 4 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 135 69 66 .511 6.5 768 771 -3 L1 29-37 40-29 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 135 63 72 .467 12.5 675 705 -30 L1 33-37 30-35 4 11 21 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 135 49 86 .363 26.5 664 916 -252 W2 22-49 27-37 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 134 80 54 .597 0.0 787 650 137 L1 42-28 38-26 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 136 72 64 .529 9.0 756 666 90 W2 36-34 36-30 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 135 67 68 .496 13.5 761 759 2 L1 34-31 33-37 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 136 65 71 .478 16.0 762 758 4 W1 33-35 32-36 4 9 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 136 61 75 .449 20.0 631 665 -34 L2 32-35 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 135 76 59 .563 0.0 795 659 136 W1 32-35 44-24 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 134 70 64 .522 5.5 827 767 60 L1 35-30 35-34 2 6 11 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 137 65 72 .474 12.0 725 758 -33 W2 34-36 31-36 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 135 62 73 .459 14.0 665 798 -133 L1 25-42 37-31 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 134 84 50 .627 0.0 659 497 162 W1 36-27 48-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 133 71 62 .534 12.5 635 576 59 L2 32-34 39-28 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 135 65 70 .481 19.5 568 600 -32 W7 23-44 42-26 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 135 59 76 .437 25.5 633 662 -29 L8 25-44 34-32 4 12 25 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 135 54 81 .400 30.5 535 671 -136 L2 27-45 27-36 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 136 73 63 .537 0.0 661 661 0 W1 33-35 40-28 1 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 135 70 65 .519 2.5 626 604 22 W1 34-34 36-31 2 6 12 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 133 66 67 .496 5.5 649 620 29 L1 29-35 37-32 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 134 66 68 .493 6.0 630 664 -34 L1 33-36 33-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 134 56 78 .418 16.0 605 704 -99 L3 28-39 28-39 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 136 76 60 .559 0.0 667 570 97 W6 38-29 38-31 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 134 73 61 .545 2.0 574 553 21 W2 36-33 37-28 2 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 136 70 66 .515 6.0 824 821 3 L2 23-44 47-22 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 132 58 74 .439 16.0 626 689 -63 W2 26-39 32-35 4 11 24 -- 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
Mark Johnson Houston Astros Hist Signed out of draft (Hawaii)
Braden Looper St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed out of draft (Wichita State)
Duaner Sanchez Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Rafael Soriano Seattle Mariners Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jason Schmidt Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Traded from Atlanta Braves with Ron Wright and Corey Pointer to Pittsburgh Pirates for Denny Neagle (8/28/1996)
Charlie Hayes New York Yankees Hist Traded from Pittsburgh Pirates to New York Yankees for Chris Corn (8/31/1996)
Jason Schmidt Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Activated from Disabled List
Julio Franco Cleveland Indians Hist Activated from Disabled List
8 record(s)