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MLB Games on Wednesday August 7, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL0Boston Red SoxAL8Box | PBP930,443Fenway ParkNight2:00Tom GordonPat Hentgen---Greenwell, Rodriguez, Vaughn
Minnesota TwinsAL4California AngelsAL0Box | PBP918,611Anaheim StadiumNight2:25Rich RobertsonChuck Finley------
Texas RangersAL2Detroit TigersAL4Box | PBP910,297Tiger StadiumNight3:00John CummingsRoger PavlikMike MyersFryman, Higginson
Oakland AthleticsAL0Kansas City RoyalsAL7Box | PBP915,517Kauffman StadiumNight2:05Kevin AppierAriel Prieto---Paquette
Baltimore OriolesAL12Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP920,287County StadiumNight2:51Scott EricksonScott Karl---Alomar, Hammonds, Palmeiro
Chicago White SoxAL8New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP1031,098Yankee Stadium INight3:28Roberto HernandezJeff Nelson---Karkovice, Williams
Cleveland IndiansAL5Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP930,431The KingdomeNight3:04Julian TavarezNorm CharltonJose MesaRodriguez, Vizquel, Wilson
Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Atlanta BravesNL14Box | PBP829,920Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:24John SmoltzBobby Munoz---Lopez, McGriff
New York MetsNL11Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP927,086Wrigley FieldDay3:10Jerry DiPotoTerry Adams---Gomez, Gonzalez, Hubbard, Johnson (2), Sosa
Florida MarlinsNL5Colorado RockiesNL12Box | PBP948,622Coors FieldDay3:00Kevin RitzAl Leiter---Galarraga, McCracken, Sheffield, Weiss
Montreal ExposNL13Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP919,703AstrodomeNight3:07Mark LeiterDonne Wall---Bagwell, Bell, Fletcher (2)
Los Angeles DodgersNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL12Box | PBP912,232Three Rivers StadiumNight2:47Jon LieberRamon MartinezMarc WilkinsBusch, Clark, Johnson
Cincinnati RedsNL2San Francisco GiantsNL9Box | PBP915,829Candlestick ParkDay2:24Mark GardnerKevin Jarvis---Bonds
San Diego PadresNL0St. Louis CardinalsNL1Box | PBP924,823Busch Stadium IINight2:34Mark PetkovsekDoug Bochtler---Gaetti
14 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 Wednesday, August 07, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1126745.598-5755373831-2736-18502525.500
AL East2611Baltimore Orioles1135954.5228.56686482029-2429-31492920.592
AL East31020Boston Red Sox1135360.46914.5660680-2020-3533-25493217.653
AL East41324Toronto Blue Jays1145262.45616.0580599-1925-3427-28482226.458
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1133974.34528.5564785-22117-4122-33491435.286
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1146945.605-67455811636-2333-22473017.638
AL Central235Chicago White Sox1146351.5536.064454410033-2830-23482226.458
AL Central3817Milwaukee Brewers1145559.48214.06676481927-3028-29482523.521
AL Central4918Minnesota Twins1135459.47814.5629636-726-2728-32492425.490
AL Central51121Kansas City Royals1155362.46116.5539571-3227-2926-33462224.478
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146Texas Rangers1156352.548-6705848625-2938-23472720.574
AL West257Seattle Mariners1126052.5361.57056396630-2530-27492524.510
AL West3715Oakland Athletics1155659.4877.0618638-2031-2925-30472225.468
AL West41222California Angels1135261.46010.0547673-12619-3833-23481830.375
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1127042.625-56742614130-2440-18502624.520
NL East224Montreal Expos1126349.5637.05524688428-2735-22502525.500
NL East31019New York Mets1155461.47017.5542547-521-3533-26471730.362
NL East41123Florida Marlins1145262.45619.0478512-3418-3934-23482820.583
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1144767.41224.0459568-10922-4025-27482028.417
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central138St. Louis Cardinals1146153.535-5405083232-2929-24482721.563
NL Central249Houston Astros1146054.5261.0553572-1927-3133-23482226.458
NL Central3814Cincinnati Reds1105555.5004.0500538-3829-2926-26522626.500
NL Central4916Chicago Cubs1135558.4875.5537533423-2932-29492128.429
NL Central51225Pittsburgh Pirates1145163.44710.0531576-4525-3226-31482226.458
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1510San Diego Padres1166155.526-5505054530-2631-29463016.652
NL West2612Colorado Rockies1145955.5181.0692691119-3640-19482424.500
NL West3713Los Angeles Dodgers1145955.5181.0467459828-3031-25483117.646
NL West41326San Francisco Giants1124765.42012.0519584-6520-3527-30502129.420
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