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MLB Games on Saturday August 31, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL14California AngelsAL3Box | PBP928,749Anaheim StadiumNight2:55Jimmy KeyJason Dickson---Arias, Davis
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP916,270Tiger StadiumDay2:53Doug LintonFelipe LiraJeff MontgomeryClark, Paquette
Minnesota TwinsAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL3Box | PBP920,187County StadiumNight2:59Doug JonesRich RobertsonMike FettersMieske
Boston Red SoxAL0Oakland AthleticsAL8Box | PBP932,116Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:17Willie AdamsTim Wakefield---Berroa, Lesher, McGwire
Baltimore OriolesAL7Seattle MarinersAL6Box | PBP942,092The KingdomeDay3:32Scott EricksonChris BosioArmando BenitezAnderson, Bonilla, Griffey, Incaviglia
Cleveland IndiansAL3Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP946,319The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:32Darren OliverJack McDowellEd VosbergAlomar, Belle, Newson, Palmer
Chicago White SoxAL5Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP932,141SkyDomeDay2:42Wilson AlvarezHuck Flener---Ventura
Atlanta BravesNL0Chicago CubsNL12Box | PBP938,691Wrigley FieldDay2:54Frank CastilloDenny NeagleTerry AdamsGonzalez, McRae, Timmons
Florida MarlinsNL8Cincinnati RedsNL22Box | PBP925,196Riverfront StadiumNight3:16Kevin JarvisKurt Miller---Greene, Harris, Mitchell, Morris, Taubensee, White
San Diego PadresNL2Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP918,235Olympic StadiumNight2:28Omar DaalBob TewksburyMel Rojas---
San Francisco GiantsNL2New York MetsNL7Box | PBP923,636Shea StadiumDay2:59Robert PersonTim ScottDoug HenryEspinoza, Petagine, Wilkins
Los Angeles DodgersNL11Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP924,821Veterans StadiumNight2:53Ismael ValdezCurt SchillingAntonio OsunaEisenreich, Mondesi
Houston AstrosNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP927,559Three Rivers StadiumDay3:22Xavier HernandezJohn EricksJohn HudekAllensworth, Kendall
Colorado RockiesNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP935,804Busch Stadium IINight2:36Andy BenesRoger BaileyDennis EckersleyLankford
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 Saturday, August 31, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East134New York Yankees1357659.563-7096802934-3342-26271611.593
AL East249Baltimore Orioles1367363.5373.58067673936-2936-35261511.577
AL East3714Boston Red Sox1366967.5077.5768779-1129-3840-29261610.615
AL East41121Toronto Blue Jays1366373.46313.5676710-3433-3730-36261115.423
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1364987.36027.5665919-25422-4927-3826422.154
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1358055.593-79065613442-2938-2626197.731
AL Central2510Chicago White Sox1377364.5338.07616679437-3436-30251213.480
AL Central3817Minnesota Twins1366769.49313.5763762134-3233-37261115.423
AL Central4918Milwaukee Brewers1376671.48215.0765760533-3533-36251411.560
AL Central51323Kansas City Royals1376275.45319.0634666-3233-3529-40241311.542
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Texas Rangers1367759.566-80166213932-3545-24261313.500
AL West2612Seattle Mariners1357065.5196.58337745935-3035-35261511.577
AL West31019Oakland Athletics1386672.47812.0733758-2534-3632-36241212.500
AL West41222California Angels1366274.45615.0668812-14425-4237-3225817.320
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1358451.622-65950915036-2848-23271215.444
NL East258Montreal Expos1347262.53711.56395786132-3440-28281612.571
NL East31020Florida Marlins1366571.47819.5576622-4623-4542-26261511.577
NL East41124New York Mets1366076.44124.5640664-2425-4435-32261115.423
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1365482.39730.5542682-14027-4527-37261313.500
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central147Houston Astros1377463.540-666665134-3540-2825817.320
NL Central2611St. Louis Cardinals1367165.5222.56286052334-3437-3126179.654
NL Central3815Chicago Cubs1346767.5005.56616204129-3538-3228919.321
NL Central4916Cincinnati Reds1356768.4966.0652672-2033-3634-32271413.519
NL Central51326Pittsburgh Pirates1355679.41517.0609709-10028-3928-40271710.630
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125San Diego Padres1377661.555-6695749538-3038-31251510.600
NL West236Los Angeles Dodgers1357461.5481.05855602537-3337-28271611.593
NL West3713Colorado Rockies1377067.5116.0825823223-4547-22251312.520
NL West41225San Francisco Giants1335875.43616.0628696-6826-4032-35291019.345
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