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Friday April 12,1996This date in baseball
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Games on 1996-04-12

Top1996 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALMinnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles3Boxscore - PBP942,6022:09Rich RobertsonMike MussinaMike Mussina (3-0)Rich Robertson (0-3)-Tom KellyDavey JohnsonOriole Park at Ca
ALCleveland Indians3Boston Red Sox1Boxscore - PBP926,7033:07Charles NagyAaron SeleCharles Nagy (2-0)Aaron Sele (0-1)Jose Mesa (2)Mike HargroveKevin KennedyFenway Park
ALOakland Athletics7Chicago White Sox2Boxscore - PBP913,6232:45Carlos ReyesAlex FernandezCarlos Reyes (1-2)Alex Fernandez (1-1)-Art HoweTerry BevingtonGuaranteed Rate F
ALOakland Athletics7Chicago White Sox2Boxscore - PBP913,6232:45Carlos ReyesAlex FernandezCarlos Reyes (1-2)Alex Fernandez (1-1)-Art HoweTerry BevingtonU.S. Cellular Fie
ALCalifornia Angels5Detroit Tigers4Boxscore - PBP99,9213:06Chuck FinleyFelipe LiraChuck Finley (2-1)Felipe Lira (1-2)Troy Percival (3)Marcel LachemannBuddy BellTiger Stadium
ALKansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers1Boxscore - PBP97,1132:34Kevin AppierRicky BonesKevin Appier (1-1)Ricky Bones (0-2)Jeff Montgomery (1)Bob BoonePhil GarnerCounty Stadium
ALTexas Rangers3New York Yankees4Boxscore - PBP920,2382:51Ken HillDavid ConeDavid Cone (2-0)Ken Hill (2-1)John Wetteland (1)Johnny OatesJoe TorreYankee Stadium I
ALSeattle Mariners9Toronto Blue Jays6Boxscore - PBP931,2933:11Sterling HitchcockPaul QuantrillSterling Hitchcock (3-0)Paul Quantrill (0-2)-Lou PiniellaCito GastonRogers Centre
NLHouston Astros10Cincinnati Reds8Boxscore - PBP1024,9603:37Greg SwindellRoger SalkeldTodd Jones (2-0)Marcus Moore (0-1)Jeff Tabaka (1)Terry CollinsRay KnightCinergy Field
NLNew York Mets5Colorado Rockies6Boxscore - PBP950,0452:41Mark ClarkMarvin FreemanMarvin Freeman (1-1)Mark Clark (0-2)Curt Leskanic (2)Dallas GreenDon BaylorCoors Field
NLFlorida Marlins3Los Angeles Dodgers1Boxscore - PBP940,3432:18John BurkettIsmael ValdezJohn Burkett (1-1)Ismael Valdez (0-1)-Rene LachemannTom LasordaDodger Stadium
NLMontreal Expos13Pittsburgh Pirates3Boxscore - PBP913,0872:54Kirk RueterDanny DarwinKirk Rueter (1-1)Danny Darwin (1-1)-Felipe AlouJim LeylandThree Rivers Stad
NLAtlanta Braves5San Diego Padres3Boxscore - PBP925,7472:59Jason SchmidtSean BergmanJason Schmidt (2-0)Sean Bergman (1-1)Mark Wohlers (2)Bobby CoxBruce BochyQualcomm Stadium
NLChicago Cubs1San Francisco Giants4Boxscore - PBP945,5892:41Jaime NavarroMark LeiterMark Leiter (1-1)Jaime Navarro (0-2)Rod Beck (2)Jim RigglemanDusty Baker3Com Park at Cand
NLChicago Cubs1San Francisco Giants4Boxscore - PBP945,5892:41Jaime NavarroMark LeiterMark Leiter (1-1)Jaime Navarro (0-2)Rod Beck (2)Jim RigglemanDusty BakerCandlestick Park
NLPhiladelphia Phillies1St. Louis Cardinals6Boxscore - PBP926,7532:36Mike WilliamsTom UrbaniTom Urbani (1-0)Mike Williams (0-1)-Jim FregosiTony LaRussaBusch Stadium II
16 Games on this date

Standings as of 1996-04-12.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles981.889--4525202-16-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1538073.523
235New York Yankees853.6252.5332672-33-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1548767.565
3510Toronto Blue Jays954.5563.05139123-22-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1536984.451
4716Detroit Tigers1156.4554.06986-173-42-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium15148103.318
51428Boston Red Sox927.2226.03248-161-51-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park1538370.542
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1917Minnesota Twins945.444--504911-23-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1537479.484
21122Cleveland Indians835.3750.52543-181-22-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1539657.627
31023Milwaukee Brewers835.3750.54448-42-31-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1547777.500
41326Chicago White Sox936.3331.03940-12-41-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1538271.536
51225Kansas City Royals936.3331.02939-101-52-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1527280.474
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Texas Rangers972.778--5126251-26-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1538370.542
247Seattle Mariners1064.6001.5554872-24-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1517972.523
3611California Angels954.5562.04053-132-23-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium1526587.428
4820Oakland Athletics945.4443.0625572-12-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1537479.484
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Montreal Expos1073.700--6235275-22-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1528171.533
2814Atlanta Braves1156.4552.55644122-33-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1519160.603
31119Philadelphia Phillies945.4442.53741-42-22-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1536390.412
41324Florida Marlins1147.3643.52651-252-32-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1517675.503
51427New York Mets1037.3004.05866-81-42-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium1526884.447
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146St. Louis Cardinals1064.600--464603-33-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1528270.539
259Chicago Cubs954.5560.55543121-24-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1537182.464
3713Cincinnati Reds1055.5001.05772-152-03-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium1527676.500
4915Houston Astros1156.4551.55473-192-03-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1517774.510
51018Pittsburgh Pirates945.4441.53944-54-10-4L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1536984.451
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Diego Padres1073.700--6533324-13-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersJack Murphy Stadium1528468.553
238San Francisco Giants1064.6001.05848105-41-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park1526290.408
3612Colorado Rockies1055.5002.04958-92-43-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1527874.513
41221Los Angeles Dodgers1257.4173.03947-82-53-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1508565.567

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Juan RiveraOF17.283Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees.