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MLB Games on Friday August 16, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL6Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP930,693Fenway ParkNight2:31Dennis SpringerTim WakefieldTroy PercivalAnderson, Cordero, Davis, Naehring, O'Leary, Salmon
Detroit TigersAL1Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP1242,485Jacobs FieldNight3:31Paul AssenmacherRichie Lewis---Alomar
Chicago White SoxAL7Milwaukee BrewersAL9Box | PBP90County StadiumNight3:16Angel MirandaAl LevineRon VilloneGuillen, Martinez
Chicago White SoxAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL3Box | PBP925,529County StadiumNight2:39Tim VanEgmondKevin TapaniMike FettersValentin
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP1019,838Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:25Jose ParraPaul Quantrill---Cordova, Gonzalez
Seattle MarinersAL6New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP950,724Yankee Stadium INight3:39Sterling HitchcockDale PolleyMichael JacksonWhiten
Baltimore OriolesAL14Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP90Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:54Scott EricksonJohn Wasdin---Berroa (2), Hoiles
Baltimore OriolesAL5Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP1015,645Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight3:25Randy MyersMike Mohler---Berroa, Murray
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP932,053The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:00John BurkettChris HaneyMike HennemanGonzalez, Tucker
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP939,210Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:24John SmoltzDenny NeagleMark WohlersJones
Houston AstrosNL8Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP937,139Wrigley FieldDay3:10Mike HamptonFrank Castillo---Biggio, Timmons
Colorado RockiesNL8Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP928,878Riverfront StadiumNight2:46Armando ReynosoRoger Salkeld---Castilla, Walker
Montreal ExposNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL8Box | PBP951,573Dodger StadiumNight2:28Pedro AstacioUgueth Urbina---Andrews, Curtis, Karros, Mondesi
San Francisco GiantsNL6Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP920,163Veterans StadiumNight3:01William VanLandinghamMike WilliamsRod Beck---
New York MetsNL10San Diego PadresNL15Box | PBP923,699---Night3:14Fernando ValenzuelaRobert Person---Caminiti, Finley, Flaherty, Tomberlin, Vaughn
Florida MarlinsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP930,507Busch Stadium IINight2:39Andy BenesPat Rapp---Colbrunn
16 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, August 16, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1207050.583-6195774232-2938-21422220.524
AL East257Baltimore Orioles1226656.5415.07446885634-2631-31402218.550
AL East3817Boston Red Sox1225963.48412.0703721-1826-3633-27402614.650
AL East41324Toronto Blue Jays1225468.44317.0614649-3526-3528-33402020.500
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1214279.34728.5592830-23819-4623-33411130.268
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1227349.598-70759411339-2734-22392613.667
AL Central246Chicago White Sox1236756.5456.56855949133-3134-25391821.462
AL Central3714Minnesota Twins1216160.50411.56896771232-2829-32411724.415
AL Central41121Kansas City Royals1235766.46316.5589604-1531-3226-34381820.474
AL Central51020Milwaukee Brewers1235766.46316.5701693827-3230-34392316.590
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134Texas Rangers1237053.569-71860111728-3042-23392019.513
AL West2612Seattle Mariners1206258.5176.57386865231-2531-33412318.561
AL West3918Oakland Athletics1256065.48011.0670710-4032-2928-36371819.486
AL West41223California Angels1215665.46313.0586731-14520-3836-27401426.350
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1217546.620-60446114333-2542-21412120.512
NL East225Montreal Expos1206654.5508.55895127728-2938-25422220.524
NL East31019Florida Marlins1225765.46718.5508540-3218-4039-25402317.575
NL East41122New York Mets1235766.46319.0578595-1723-3834-28391425.359
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1234974.39827.0485609-12423-4026-34391821.462
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central138Houston Astros1226656.541-598602-432-3334-23401624.400
NL Central249St. Louis Cardinals1226557.5331.05795413832-2933-28402317.575
NL Central3815Cincinnati Reds1185959.5005.0543580-3729-2930-30442222.500
NL Central4916Chicago Cubs1205961.4926.0576567927-3132-30421725.405
NL Central51225Pittsburgh Pirates1215269.43013.5560625-6525-3327-36412120.512
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1510Los Angeles Dodgers1226557.533-5164971933-3232-25402515.625
NL West2611San Diego Padres1246658.532-6015416034-2932-29382513.658
NL West3713Colorado Rockies1216259.5122.5723724-122-4040-19412120.512
NL West41326San Francisco Giants1195168.42912.5557623-6624-3827-30431726.395
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