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MLB Games on Thursday May 16, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL3Cleveland IndiansAL8Box | PBP942,330Jacobs FieldNight2:24Jack McDowellBrian Williams---Belle (2), Murray, Nieves
Chicago White SoxAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL3Box | PBP913,849County StadiumDay2:40Graeme LloydKevin TapaniMike FettersJaha, Mouton
Toronto Blue JaysAL1Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP913,538Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay2:24Brad RadkePaul QuantrillDave Stevens---
Houston AstrosNL1Chicago CubsNL13Box | PBP915,902Wrigley FieldDay2:39Amaury TelemacoDoug Drabek---Bell, Gomez, Servais, Sosa (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL8Box | PBP925,960Dodger StadiumNight2:42Ismael ValdezMike Mimbs------
New York MetsNL6San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP917,341Jack Murphy StadiumDay2:29Pete HarnischJoey HamiltonJohn FrancoHundley
6 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 16, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136New York Yankees372215.595-213181328-914-61257055.560
AL East247Baltimore Orioles382117.5531.5208222-149-912-81246757.540
AL East31019Toronto Blue Jays391821.4625.0224228-49-119-101235667.455
AL East41327Boston Red Sox371423.3788.0193239-465-149-91257154.568
AL East51428Detroit Tigers421230.28612.5198307-1096-216-91204179.342
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central111Cleveland Indians382612.684-2251755014-912-31237350.593
AL Central258Chicago White Sox392118.5385.52091783110-1311-51236459.520
AL Central3917Minnesota Twins381820.4748.021921187-1211-81246064.484
AL Central41120Milwaukee Brewers371720.4598.5229210197-1010-101256362.504
AL Central51225Kansas City Royals411724.41510.5182226-4411-136-111205862.483
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Texas Rangers402614.650-242178648-718-71226458.525
AL West269Seattle Mariners392118.5384.5231199328-713-111226458.525
AL West3712Oakland Athletics381919.5006.0211201109-710-121245965.476
AL West4814California Angels391920.4876.5176205-296-1213-81225171.418
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Montreal Expos412714.659-2381786011-1016-41216160.504
NL East224Atlanta Braves402515.6251.51991366310-715-81227151.582
NL East3511Philadelphia Phillies392019.5136.0170182-1212-88-111234776.382
NL East4716Florida Marlins422022.4767.5159184-255-1315-91206060.500
NL East51426New York Mets391623.41010.0188199-117-149-91235568.447
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1815Houston Astros422022.476-212224-1213-127-101206258.517
NL Central2918Chicago Cubs411922.4630.5200185155-1214-101215764.471
NL Central31021Cincinnati Reds351619.4570.5174201-277-89-111276562.512
NL Central41223Pittsburgh Pirates401723.4252.0182211-2910-97-141225666.459
NL Central51324St. Louis Cardinals401723.4252.0170213-438-119-121227151.582
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135San Diego Padres412516.610-2151565912-713-91216655.545
NL West2410San Francisco Giants392019.5134.0219226-714-106-91234875.390
NL West3613Los Angeles Dodgers422121.5004.5162146168-1513-61206951.575
NL West41122Colorado Rockies371621.4327.0184231-478-138-81256758.536
28 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season