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MLB Games on Thursday August 8, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL9Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP932,696Fenway ParkDay3:03Woody WilliamsAaron SeleMike TimlinBragg, Stanley
Minnesota TwinsAL13California AngelsAL5Box | PBP921,283Anaheim StadiumDay3:15Rick AguileraShawn Boskie---Edmonds (2), Howell, Meares, Molitor
Texas RangersAL2Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP910,995Tiger StadiumNight2:36Omar OlivaresGil Heredia---Cedeno
Oakland AthleticsAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP919,197Kauffman StadiumDay2:33Don WengertDoug LintonBilly Taylor---
Baltimore OriolesAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP918,620County StadiumDay3:15Rocky CoppingerJeff D'AmicoRandy MyersAnderson, Bonilla, Murray
Chicago White SoxAL4New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP935,898Yankee Stadium IDay3:01Bob WickmanLuis AndujarMariano RiveraLewis, Strawberry (2)
Cleveland IndiansAL2Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP936,822The KingdomeDay2:27Chad OgeaTerry MulhollandJose MesaRodriguez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP932,401Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:28Matt BeechGreg MadduxRicky BottalicoSantiago
New York MetsNL3Florida MarlinsNL0Box | PBP921,627Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:28Pete HarnischKevin BrownJohn FrancoGilkey, Hundley
Montreal ExposNL2Houston AstrosNL6Box | PBP926,632AstrodomeDay2:44Doug DrabekPedro Martinez---Spiers
San Diego PadresNL12Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP98,388Three Rivers StadiumNight2:50Scott SandersChris Peters---Caminiti, Clark
San Francisco GiantsNL5St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP1034,844Busch Stadium IINight3:17Jim PooleRick HoneycuttRod BeckGant, McCarty
12 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, August 08, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1136845.602-5835414231-2737-18492425.490
AL East2611Baltimore Orioles1146054.5268.56746522230-2429-31482820.583
AL East31020Boston Red Sox1145361.46515.5666689-2320-3533-26483216.667
AL East41121Toronto Blue Jays1155362.46116.0589605-1626-3427-28472126.447
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1144074.35128.5567787-22017-4123-33481335.271
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1157045.609-67655911737-2333-22462917.630
AL Central235Chicago White Sox1156352.5487.06485529633-2930-23472225.468
AL Central3817Minnesota Twins1145559.48214.5642641127-2728-32482325.479
AL Central4918Milwaukee Brewers1155560.47815.06716541727-3028-30472522.532
AL Central51222Kansas City Royals1165363.45717.5540573-3327-2926-34452223.489
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146Texas Rangers1166353.543-6725878525-3038-23462719.587
AL West257Seattle Mariners1136053.5311.57066416530-2530-28482523.521
AL West3715Oakland Athletics1165759.4916.0620639-1932-2925-30462125.457
AL West41323California Angels1145262.45610.0552686-13419-3833-24471829.383
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1137043.619-56843013830-2440-19492623.531
NL East224Montreal Expos1136350.5587.05544748028-2835-22492524.510
NL East31019New York Mets1165561.47416.5545547-222-3533-26461630.348
NL East41124Florida Marlins1155263.45219.0478515-3718-3934-24472819.596
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1154867.41723.0463569-10623-4025-27471928.404
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central148Houston Astros1156154.530-559574-1527-3134-23472126.447
NL Central239St. Louis Cardinals1156154.530-5435133032-2929-25472720.574
NL Central3814Cincinnati Reds1105555.5003.5500538-3829-2926-26522626.500
NL Central4916Chicago Cubs1135558.4875.0537533423-2932-29492128.429
NL Central51225Pittsburgh Pirates1155164.44310.0534588-5425-3226-32472225.468
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1510San Diego Padres1176255.530-5625085431-2631-29452916.644
NL West2612Colorado Rockies1145955.5181.5692691119-3640-19482424.500
NL West3713Los Angeles Dodgers1145955.5181.5467459828-3031-25483117.646
NL West41326San Francisco Giants1134865.42512.0524587-6321-3527-30492029.408
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