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Thursday June 27,1996This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1996-06-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers9Boston Red Sox6BoxFelipe LiraNate Minchey(none)
Oakland Athletics18California Angels2BoxDoug JohnsShawn Boskie(none)
Cleveland Indians10Chicago White Sox15BoxAlex FernandezGreg Swindell(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6Kansas City Royals2BoxBen McDonaldTim Belcher(none)
Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees3BoxKenny RogersScott EricksonJohn Wetteland
Seattle Mariners9Toronto Blue Jays1BoxBob WellsPaul Quantrill(none)
St. Louis Cardinals0Atlanta Braves3BoxGreg MadduxMike MorganMark Wohlers
Los Angeles Dodgers1Colorado Rockies13BoxKevin RitzPedro Astacio(none)
San Diego Padres11San Francisco Giants1BoxFernando ValenzuelaMark Gardner(none)

Standings as of 1996-06-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees764630.605--4053614422-1824-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I864640.535
257Baltimore Orioles764135.5395.0442433916-1824-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards864739.547
31124Toronto Blue Jays773542.45511.5398419-2118-2417-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome853946.459
41326Boston Red Sox763145.40815.0419480-6112-2619-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park865432.628
51428Detroit Tigers782355.29524.0367562-19511-3112-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium843054.357
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians774730.610--4623857723-1724-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field845232.619
245Chicago White Sox774532.5842.04543668820-2125-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II854045.471
3813Milwaukee Brewers763838.5008.54744314317-1921-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium864244.488
4919Minnesota Twins763640.47410.5404398615-1921-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome864244.488
51225Kansas City Royals783345.42314.5353406-5317-2116-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium834241.506
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Texas Rangers784731.603--4633659816-1931-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington844341.512
268Seattle Mariners754035.5335.54714343720-1720-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome864541.523
3710California Angels784038.5137.0383442-5915-2525-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium833053.361
41023Oakland Athletics783642.46211.0423436-1320-2116-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum844242.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves774928.636--40429610818-1331-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium854738.553
226Montreal Expos774532.5844.04013267519-1926-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium854342.506
3816Florida Marlins773740.48112.0291311-2013-2424-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium854342.506
41322New York Mets773641.46813.0345363-1814-2322-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium853550.412
51427Philadelphia Phillies763145.40817.5307370-6317-2814-17L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium863650.419
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1411Houston Astros794039.506--410405522-2218-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome834241.506
2715St. Louis Cardinals773839.4941.0351369-1820-2418-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II855035.588
3917Chicago Cubs773740.4812.0346354-814-2123-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field853946.459
41120Cincinnati Reds723438.4722.5331368-3717-1917-19W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium904743.522
51221Pittsburgh Pirates773641.4683.0358378-2021-1815-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium853748.435
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
139Los Angeles Dodgers794138.519--299294519-2122-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium834934.590
2512San Diego Padres794039.5061.03673392820-1620-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersJack Murphy Stadium835132.614
3614Colorado Rockies763838.5001.5454462-813-2425-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field864541.523
41018San Francisco Giants763640.4743.5374403-2918-2118-19L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park863254.372


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Joe Espada2B-SS20.302signed 
Tyler Houston3B-C25.161Traded by Braves to Cubs for Ismael Villegas. 
Milt ThompsonCF-LF37.173Claimed on waivers by Rockies from Dodgers. 
Ismael VillegasP19.319Traded by Cubs to Braves for Tyler Houston.