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MLB Games on Friday May 17, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL13Baltimore OriolesAL14Box | PBP947,259Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight4:20Alan MillsNorm Charlton---Buhner, Hoiles, Palmeiro, Polonia, Ripken, Rodriguez
Oakland AthleticsAL3Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP1128,690Fenway ParkNight3:25Mike StantonTodd Van Poppel---Cordero, Giambi, McGwire, Vaughn
Texas RangersAL10Cleveland IndiansAL12Box | PBP941,225Jacobs FieldNight3:42Alan EmbreeGil HerediaJose MesaElster (2), Murray, Ramirez
Chicago White SoxAL11Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP1012,094Tiger StadiumNight3:36Roberto HernandezRichie Lewis---Baines, Martinez, Nieves
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP920,079Kauffman StadiumNight2:28Tim BelcherJuan GuzmanJeff MontgomeryOlerud, Sprague
Milwaukee BrewersAL12Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP926,733Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:42Scott KarlJose Parra---Coomer, Nilsson (2), Vina
California AngelsAL5New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP919,087Yankee Stadium INight3:05Andy PettitteJim AbbottMariano RiveraHowell, O'Neill, Velarde
Cincinnati RedsNL2Atlanta BravesNL8Box | PBP940,612Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:30Greg MadduxJohn Smiley---Dye, Klesko, McGriff
Florida MarlinsNL1Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP932,528Wrigley FieldDay2:35Jim BullingerAl LeiterTurk WendellSandberg
St. Louis CardinalsNL11Colorado RockiesNL12Box | PBP948,074Coors FieldNight3:32Curt LeskanicCory BaileyBruce RuffinBurks, Jordan, Pagnozzi (2)
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP922,882AstrodomeNight2:14Shane ReynoldsJon LieberTodd JonesHunter, May
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP954,304Dodger StadiumNight2:46Hideo NomoMike GraceTodd WorrellMondesi, Piazza
Montreal ExposNL1San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP1226,469Jack Murphy StadiumNight3:14Trevor HoffmanMel Rojas---Johnson, Lansing
13 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 Friday, May 17, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136New York Yankees382315.605-221186358-915-61246955.556
AL East247Baltimore Orioles392217.5641.5222235-139-913-81236657.537
AL East31120Toronto Blue Jays401822.4506.0226232-69-129-101225666.459
AL East41327Boston Red Sox381523.3958.0198242-445-1410-91247054.565
AL East51428Detroit Tigers431231.27913.5204318-1146-216-101194178.345
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central111Cleveland Indians392712.692-2371855214-913-31227250.590
AL Central258Chicago White Sox402218.5505.52201843611-1311-51226359.516
AL Central3917Milwaukee Brewers381820.4748.5241211308-1010-101246262.500
AL Central41019Minnesota Twins391821.4629.0220223-37-1211-91236063.488
AL Central51223Kansas City Royals421824.42910.5186228-4211-137-111195762.479
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Texas Rangers412615.634-252190628-818-71216457.529
AL West269Seattle Mariners402119.5254.5244213318-813-111216457.529
AL West3714Oakland Athletics391920.4876.021420689-810-121235964.480
AL West4816California Angels401921.4756.5181213-326-1313-81215170.421
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Montreal Expos422715.643-2391805911-1116-41206159.508
NL East223Atlanta Braves412615.6340.52071386910-716-81217051.579
NL East3612Philadelphia Phillies402020.5006.0173188-1512-98-111224775.385
NL East4918Florida Marlins432023.4657.5160187-275-1415-91196059.504
NL East51426New York Mets391623.4109.5188199-117-149-91235568.447
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1713Houston Astros432122.488-216226-1013-128-101196158.513
NL Central2815Chicago Cubs422022.4760.5203186175-1215-101205664.467
NL Central31122Cincinnati Reds361620.4441.5176209-337-99-111266561.516
NL Central41224Pittsburgh Pirates411724.4153.0184215-3110-107-141215665.463
NL Central51325St. Louis Cardinals411724.4153.0181225-448-129-121217150.587
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135San Diego Padres422616.619-2171576012-714-91206555.542
NL West2410San Francisco Giants392019.5134.5219226-714-106-91234875.390
NL West3511Los Angeles Dodgers432221.5124.5168149198-1514-61196851.571
NL West41021Colorado Rockies381721.4477.0196242-468-139-81246658.532
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