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MLB Games on Wednesday August 28, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL3Baltimore OriolesAL0Box | PBP945,282Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay2:54Don WengertMike Mussina------
Boston Red SoxAL7California AngelsAL4Box | PBP920,894Anaheim StadiumNight2:47Tom GordonShawn Boskie---Greenwell, Snow
Milwaukee BrewersAL0Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP917,269Comiskey Park IIDay2:26James BaldwinBen McDonaldRoberto Hernandez---
Cleveland IndiansAL9Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP921,091Tiger StadiumDay3:14Orel HershiserA.J. Sager---Belle, Clark, Kent, Thome
Texas RangersAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP1212,695Kauffman StadiumNight3:16Rick HuismanKevin Gross---Elster, Gonzalez, Nunnally, Palmer
New York YankeesAL2Seattle MarinersAL10Box | PBP930,952The KingdomeNight3:08Terry MulhollandDwight Gooden---Buhner, Rodriguez, Strange, Whiten
Minnesota TwinsAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP930,106SkyDomeNight2:30Pat HentgenRick Aguilera---Delgado
Cincinnati RedsNL9Colorado RockiesNL10Box | PBP948,057Coors FieldDay3:16Bruce RuffinJeff Shaw---Castilla, Davis, Galarraga, Greene, Howard, Morris, Taubensee
Chicago CubsNL4Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP918,026AstrodomeNight3:10Gregg OlsonKent Bottenfield---Gutierrez, Mouton
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Montreal ExposNL6Box | PBP913,006Olympic StadiumNight3:11Mel RojasChan Ho Park------
San Diego PadresNL3New York MetsNL2Box | PBP1217,442Shea StadiumNight3:53Sean BergmanDerek WallaceTrevor HoffmanCaminiti (2)
Atlanta BravesNL9Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP914,591Three Rivers StadiumNight2:28Terrell WadeEsteban Loaiza---Clark, Kingery, Klesko (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP916,223Candlestick ParkNight2:49Mark DeweyRicardo JordanRod BeckSantiago
Florida MarlinsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP1021,767Busch Stadium IINight3:30Chris HammondCory BaileyRobb NenColbrunn
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 28, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1327458.561-6866612532-3242-26301812.600
AL East249Baltimore Orioles1337162.5343.57887503834-2836-35291712.586
AL East3714Boston Red Sox1346965.5156.0768764429-3640-29281612.571
AL East41121Toronto Blue Jays1346371.47012.0673694-2133-3730-34281117.393
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1334786.35327.5656915-25922-4925-3729623.207
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1338053.602-78464513942-2738-2628199.679
AL Central2510Chicago White Sox1357164.52610.07456648135-3436-30271413.519
AL Central3815Minnesota Twins1336667.49614.0751753-233-3033-37291217.414
AL Central4918Milwaukee Brewers1346470.47816.5756748833-3531-35281612.571
AL Central51323Kansas City Royals1346173.45519.5630657-2732-3329-40271413.519
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134Texas Rangers1347559.560-79065613432-3543-24281513.536
AL West2611Seattle Mariners1326963.5235.08167566035-3034-33291613.552
AL West31020Oakland Athletics1366472.47112.0718758-4034-3630-36261412.538
AL West41222California Angels1336172.45913.5649789-14025-4236-3028919.321
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1318249.626-64648815834-2648-23311417.452
NL East236Montreal Expos1317160.54211.06345686632-3439-26311714.548
NL East31019Florida Marlins1336370.47420.0555590-3521-4442-26291712.586
NL East41124New York Mets1335974.44424.0627653-2625-4434-30291217.414
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1345480.40329.5529664-13527-4527-35281315.464
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central158Houston Astros1347262.537-648657-932-3540-27281018.357
NL Central2713St. Louis Cardinals1336964.5192.56105902034-3435-30291910.655
NL Central3816Cincinnati Reds1326567.4926.0611654-4332-3633-31301614.533
NL Central4917Chicago Cubs1306466.4926.06376092828-3536-31321220.375
NL Central51326Pittsburgh Pirates1325676.42415.0604689-8528-3928-37301713.567
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125San Diego Padres1347460.552-6585689036-2938-31281711.607
NL West247Los Angeles Dodgers1327161.5382.05655461934-3337-28301911.633
NL West3612Colorado Rockies1347064.5224.08137961723-4347-21281315.464
NL West41225San Francisco Giants1315774.43515.5620685-6525-3932-35311120.355
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