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MLB Games on Wednesday August 21, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL5Baltimore OriolesAL10Box | PBP947,198Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight3:19Scott EricksonSterling Hitchcock---Bonilla, Hoiles, Ripken, Rodriguez (2)
Oakland AthleticsAL4Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP926,362Fenway ParkNight3:05Mark BrandenburgDoug JohnsHeathcliff SlocumbBrosius, O'Leary
Texas RangersAL10Cleveland IndiansAL8Box | PBP1042,345Jacobs FieldNight4:07Ed VosbergJulian Tavarez---Greer, Palmer
Chicago White SoxAL4Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP913,424Tiger StadiumDay2:51Jose LimaBill SimasGregg OlsonAusmus, Nieves, Tartabull
Toronto Blue JaysAL6Kansas City RoyalsAL2Box | PBP912,238Kauffman StadiumNight2:33Juan GuzmanChris Haney---Samuel
Milwaukee BrewersAL10Minnesota TwinsAL7Box | PBP915,885Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay3:25Doug JonesDave StevensMike FettersJaha, Valentin
California AngelsAL7New York YankeesAL1Box | PBP927,811Yankee Stadium IDay3:01Jason DicksonJimmy KeyTroy PercivalDavis (2), Jeter
Cincinnati RedsNL3Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP929,213Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight3:12Pedro BorbonJeff Brantley---Branson
Florida MarlinsNL3Chicago CubsNL8Box | PBP927,699Wrigley FieldDay2:37Frank CastilloPat Rapp---Bullett, Colbrunn, Conine, Hernandez
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Colorado RockiesNL10Box | PBP948,045Coors FieldNight3:16Armando ReynosoAndy Benes---Galarraga
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP913,357AstrodomeNight3:10Denny NeagleMike HamptonJohn Ericks---
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Los Angeles DodgersNL0Box | PBP939,502Dodger StadiumNight2:21Curt SchillingHideo Nomo---Rolen (2)
Montreal ExposNL2San Diego PadresNL7Box | PBP929,182Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:49Fernando ValenzuelaUgueth Urbina---Caminiti (2), Vaughn
New York MetsNL11San Francisco GiantsNL12Box | PBP911,473Candlestick ParkDay2:58Mark DeweyRobert PersonRod BeckCanizaro, Hill, Hundley, Johnson, Lampkin
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 21, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1257253.576-6626174532-2940-24372017.541
AL East246Baltimore Orioles1266858.5404.57657065934-2833-31362016.556
AL East3817Boston Red Sox1276364.49610.0732741-926-3637-28352213.629
AL East41222Toronto Blue Jays1275869.45715.0635670-3530-3628-33351619.457
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1264482.34928.5628874-24619-4825-3436927.250
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1277651.598-74562412139-2737-24342311.676
AL Central257Chicago White Sox1286959.5397.57256349135-3434-25341618.471
AL Central3715Minnesota Twins1266363.50012.57227071532-2831-35361521.417
AL Central41019Milwaukee Brewers1286068.46916.5734726829-3331-35342014.588
AL Central51324Kansas City Royals1285870.45318.5604629-2532-3326-37331716.515
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134Texas Rangers1287355.570-75362912430-3143-24341717.500
AL West2612Seattle Mariners1256461.5127.57717254633-2831-33362115.583
AL West3918Oakland Athletics1296267.48111.5689727-3832-3130-36331617.485
AL West41121California Angels1265868.46014.0612768-15622-4136-27351223.343
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1257946.632-62146715433-2546-21371720.459
NL East238Montreal Expos1256758.53612.06075396829-3338-25372116.568
NL East31020New York Mets1285969.46121.5607626-1925-4134-28341222.353
NL East41123Florida Marlins1275869.45722.0522568-4619-4439-25352213.629
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1275275.40928.0505624-11925-4027-35351520.429
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central149Houston Astros1276859.535-622634-1232-3536-24351421.400
NL Central2510St. Louis Cardinals1266759.5320.55945623232-3135-28362115.583
NL Central3814Chicago Cubs1256362.5044.06175863127-3136-31371324.351
NL Central4916Cincinnati Reds1246262.5004.5573606-3329-3133-31381919.500
NL Central51326Pittsburgh Pirates1265373.42114.5572647-7526-3727-36362016.556
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125San Diego Padres1297059.543-6295537634-2936-30332112.636
NL West2611Los Angeles Dodgers1266660.5242.5527519833-3233-28362412.667
NL West3713Colorado Rockies1276562.5124.0756756023-4342-19351817.514
NL West41225San Francisco Giants1245470.43513.5591656-6525-3929-31381424.368
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