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Thursday, April 4,1996

Thursday, April 4,1996

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Kansas City Royals 3 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Arthur Rhodes Hipolito Pichardo Randy Myers 38,753 2:34
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Detroit Tigers 10 Oakland Athletics 9 box | pbp Cashman Field Greg Keagle Aaron Small -- 8,346 4:47
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Boston Red Sox 2 Texas Rangers 13 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Kevin Gross Tim Wakefield -- 18,086 3:01
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 San Francisco Giants 7 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Allen Watson John Smoltz -- 30,271 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Chicago Cubs 9 box | pbp Wrigley Field Kevin Foster Pedro Astacio -- 12,626 2:53
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Montreal Expos 10 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jose Paniagua Dave Burba -- 17,067 3:24
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Florida Marlins 6 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Al Leiter John Ericks -- 19,008 2:45
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 St. Louis Cardinals 9 New York Mets 10 box | pbp Shea Stadium John Franco Dennis Eckersley -- 15,507 3:28
1996 reg season 1996-04-04 Colorado Rockies 4 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Terry Mulholland Bryan Rekar Ricky Bottalico 16,220 2:40
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 3 3 0 1.000 0.0 16 6 10 W3 0-0 3-0 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 2 2 0 1.000 0.5 12 2 10 W2 2-0 0-0 2 4 4 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 2 2 0 1.000 0.5 19 10 9 W2 2-0 0-0 3 2 2 Yes dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 1.5 33 39 -6 W1 2-2 0-0 4 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 3 0 3 .000 3.0 7 25 -18 L3 0-3 0-0 5 14 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 30 23 7 W1 0-0 2-1 1 6 11 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 0.5 17 12 5 L1 1-1 0-0 2 7 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 8 8 0 W1 1-2 0-0 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 2 0 2 .000 1.5 2 12 -10 L2 0-0 0-2 4 13 26 -- Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 3 0 3 .000 2.0 6 16 -10 L3 0-3 0-0 5 11 28 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 3 3 0 1.000 0.0 25 7 18 W3 0-0 3-0 1 3 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 1.0 8 8 0 L1 0-0 2-1 2 5 10 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 1.5 12 17 -5 W1 0-0 1-1 3 9 14 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 3 0 3 .000 3.0 19 29 -10 L3 0-0 0-3 4 12 27 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 26 17 9 L1 0-0 2-1 1 1 5 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 19 10 9 W2 2-1 0-0 2 5 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 20 20 0 W1 0-0 2-1 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 13 10 3 W2 0-0 2-1 4 3 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 7 10 -3 W1 0-0 1-2 5 9 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 19 15 4 W1 0-0 2-1 1 7 13 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 13 10 3 W2 0-0 2-1 2 6 12 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 3 2 1 .667 0.0 10 7 3 L1 2-1 0-0 3 2 9 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 10 19 -9 L2 0-0 1-2 4 11 20 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 1.0 20 20 0 L1 1-2 0-0 5 13 21 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 2 1 1 .500 0.0 11 10 1 W1 1-1 0-0 1 8 17 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 0.5 10 13 -3 L2 1-2 0-0 2 10 22 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 0.5 17 26 -9 W1 1-2 0-0 3 12 19 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 4 1 3 .250 1.0 14 22 -8 L3 1-3 0-0 4 14 24 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mark Dalesandro -- Hist Released by Yankees
Aaron Fultz San Francisco Giants Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Darrell May Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Claimed on waivers from Braves by Pirates
Mike Remlinger Cincinnati Reds Hist Claimed on waivers from Royals by Reds
Joe Slusarski -- Hist Released by Angels
Jesse Levis Milwaukee Brewers Hist Traded from Cleveland Indians to Milwaukee Brewers for Scott Nate and Jared Camp (6/9/1996)
6 record(s)