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Friday December 13,1996This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.



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Standings at end of 1996 season.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees1629270.568--8717878443-3949-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I000
247Baltimore Orioles1638974.5463.59499034645-3643-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards-1-10
3611Boston Red Sox1628577.5257.0928921738-4347-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park000
41222Toronto Blue Jays1627488.45718.0766809-4339-4235-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome000
51428Detroit Tigers16253109.32739.07831103-32026-5527-54L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium000
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians1619962.615--95276918348-3351-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field000
2712Chicago White Sox1628577.52514.589879410441-4044-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II000
3816Milwaukee Brewers1628082.49419.5894899-542-3938-43W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium000
41019Minnesota Twins1627884.48121.5877900-2339-4139-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome000
51121Kansas City Royals1617586.46624.0746786-4038-4337-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Texas Rangers1639073.552--92879912940-4250-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington-10-1
2510Seattle Mariners1618576.5284.09938959842-3843-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome000
3918Oakland Athletics1627884.48111.5861900-3938-4340-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum000
41325California Angels1617091.43519.0762943-18127-5343-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1629666.593--77364812540-4156-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium000
248Montreal Expos1628874.5438.07416687338-4350-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium000
3917Florida Marlins1628082.49416.0688703-1528-5352-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium000
41224New York Mets1627191.43825.0746779-3329-5242-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium000
51427Philadelphia Phillies1626795.41429.0650790-14032-4935-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159St. Louis Cardinals1628874.543--7597065340-4148-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II000
2714Houston Astros1628280.5066.0753792-3934-4748-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome000
3815Cincinnati Reds1628181.5007.0778773535-4646-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium000
41020Chicago Cubs1627686.46912.0772771133-4843-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field000
51123Pittsburgh Pirates1627389.45115.0776833-5737-4536-44W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Diego Padres1629171.562--7716828946-3545-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersJack Murphy Stadium000
235Los Angeles Dodgers1629072.5561.07036525143-3847-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium000
3613Colorado Rockies1628379.5128.0961964-328-5355-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field000
41326San Francisco Giants1626894.42023.0752862-11030-5038-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian SabeanCandlestick Park000

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jay BellSS-2B31.002Traded by Pirates with Jeff King to Royals for Jeff Wallace, Joe Randa, Jeff Martin and Jeff Granger. 
Mike BordickSS31.145Signed as Free Agent by Orioles. 
Roger ClemensP34.131Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
Mark DalesandroC-3B28.213Signed as Free Agent by Cubs. 
Lou FrazierLF-CF31.321Claimed on waivers by Mariners from Rangers. 
Jeff GrangerP24.363Traded by Royals with Jeff Wallace, Joe Randa and Jeff Martin to Pirates for Jeff King and Jay Bell. 
David HoldridgeP27.311Signed as Free Agent by Mariners. 
Jeff King3B-1B31.352Traded by Pirates with Jay Bell to Royals for Jeff Wallace, Joe Randa, Jeff Martin and Jeff Granger. 
Mark McLemore2B-LF32.070Signed as Free Agent by Rangers. 
Kevin MitchellLF-3B34.334Signed as Free Agent by Indians. 
Tim Naehring3B-2B29.315Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
Lipso Nava3B27.350Contract purchased by Cubs from Rio Grande 
Yorkis PerezP29.074Traded by Marlins to Braves for Martin Sanchez. 
Joe Randa3B26.360Traded by Royals with Jeff Wallace, Jeff Martin and Jeff Granger to Pirates for Jeff King and Jay Bell. 
Pete Rose3B-1B27.027Signed as Free Agent by Reds. 
Kevin TapaniP32.299Signed as Free Agent by Cubs. 
Jeff WallaceP20.245Traded by Royals with Joe Randa, Jeff Martin and Jeff Granger to Pirates for Jeff King and Jay Bell.