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MLB Games on Friday August 23, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL2Baltimore OriolesAL0Box | PBP947,291Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight3:09Shawn BoskieDavid WellsTroy PercivalDavis, Edmonds
Seattle MarinersAL6Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP933,079Fenway ParkNight3:13Chris BosioMark BrandenburgBobby AyalaGriffey, Vaughn
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP919,132Comiskey Park IINight2:34Pat HentgenScott Ruffcorn---Borders, Sprague
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Cleveland IndiansAL5Box | PBP1142,405Jacobs FieldNight3:37Doug JonesJose MesaMike FettersJaha
Detroit TigersAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL2Box | PBP915,603Kauffman StadiumNight2:38A.J. SagerKevin AppierGregg OlsonClark, Fryman, Hamelin, Higginson
Texas RangersAL2Minnesota TwinsAL9Box | PBP916,166Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:59Rick AguileraDarren Oliver---Elster
Oakland AthleticsAL3New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP934,244Yankee Stadium INight3:21Dwight GoodenDon WengertMariano RiveraFielder
Chicago CubsNL3Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP938,210Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:37Greg MadduxSteve TrachselMark WohlersGrace, Hernandez, Jones (2)
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Colorado RockiesNL3Box | PBP948,038Coors FieldNight2:51Jon LieberKevin RitzFrancisco CordovaCastilla
Cincinnati RedsNL6Florida MarlinsNL5Box | PBP90Joe Robbie StadiumDay3:12Giovanni CarraraMarc ValdesJeff BrantleyColbrunn, Renteria
Cincinnati RedsNL3Florida MarlinsNL8Box | PBP921,497Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:50Al LeiterKevin Jarvis---Larkin, Sheffield
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Houston AstrosNL0Box | PBP935,554AstrodomeNight2:56Donovan OsborneDarryl KileDennis EckersleyLankford
New York MetsNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL7Box | PBP936,909Dodger StadiumNight2:54Ramon MartinezMark ClarkTodd WorrellGilkey
Philadelphia PhilliesNL7San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP922,102Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:42Rich HunterTim WorrellRicky BottalicoZeile
Montreal ExposNL10San Francisco GiantsNL8Box | PBP918,739Candlestick ParkNight3:23Omar DaalDoug CreekMel RojasLampkin, Lansing, Rodriguez (2), Santangelo, White
15 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 23, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1277354.575-6706323832-2941-25351916.543
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1286860.5315.57687185034-2833-33342014.588
AL East3817Boston Red Sox1296465.49610.0738748-1026-3638-29332112.636
AL East41221Toronto Blue Jays1296069.46514.0640672-3232-3628-33331419.424
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1284682.35927.5641879-23821-4825-3434727.206
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1287652.594-75063012039-2737-25332310.697
AL Central2510Chicago White Sox1306961.5318.07276398835-3434-27321616.500
AL Central3715Minnesota Twins1286464.50012.07337201332-2832-36341420.412
AL Central41019Milwaukee Brewers1296168.47315.5740731930-3331-35331914.576
AL Central51324Kansas City Royals1305872.44619.0609642-3332-3326-39311714.548
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134Texas Rangers1307456.569-76664012631-3243-24321616.500
AL West2612Seattle Mariners1276661.5206.57877325535-2831-33341915.559
AL West3918Oakland Athletics1316269.47312.5693734-4132-3330-36311615.516
AL West41120California Angels1286068.46913.0626771-14524-4136-27331023.303
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1278047.630-62747315433-2547-22351619.457
NL East225Montreal Expos1276958.54311.06225517131-3338-25351916.543
NL East31023Florida Marlins1295970.45722.0535577-4219-4440-26332112.636
NL East41122New York Mets1295970.45722.0612633-2125-4234-28331221.364
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1295376.41128.0517636-11926-4127-35331419.424
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central147St. Louis Cardinals1286860.531-6005722833-3235-28342014.588
NL Central2611Houston Astros1296861.5270.5628643-1532-3536-26331419.424
NL Central3814Cincinnati Reds1276463.5043.5585621-3631-3233-31351718.486
NL Central4916Chicago Cubs1266363.5004.06205903027-3236-31361323.361
NL Central51225Pittsburgh Pirates1285573.43013.0585656-7128-3727-36341816.529
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West136San Diego Padres1307060.538-6335607334-2936-31322111.656
NL West259Los Angeles Dodgers1286860.5311.05425291333-3235-28342212.647
NL West3713Colorado Rockies1296663.5123.5769766323-4343-20331716.515
NL West41326San Francisco Giants1265472.42914.0603671-6825-3929-33361422.389
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