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Sunday, April 21,1996

Sunday, April 21,1996

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Games on this date
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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 1996-04-21 Detroit Tigers 5 California Angels 6 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mark Eichhorn Richie Lewis Troy Percival 36,733 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Boston Red Sox 7 Cleveland Indians 11 box | pbp Progressive Field Chad Ogea Brad Pennington -- 42,256 3:27
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Kevin Wickander Hipolito Pichardo Mike Fetters 14,666 3:08
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 New York Yankees 9 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Kenny Rogers Brad Radke -- 20,115 3:00
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Chicago White Sox 5 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Corsi Bill Simas Mike Mohler 16,125 2:58
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Seattle Mariners 9 box | pbp Kingdome Randy Johnson Erik Hanson -- 34,915 2:43
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Baltimore Orioles 6 Texas Rangers 9 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Darren Oliver David Wells -- 39,456 3:11
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 San Diego Padres 2 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tim Worrell Tom Thobe Doug Bochtler 28,829 4:37
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 San Francisco Giants 7 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Osvaldo Fernandez Steve Trachsel Rod Beck 28,065 3:16
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Florida Marlins 5 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Kevin Brown Darren Hall Terry Mathews 23,842 3:04
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Cincinnati Reds 5 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Todd Jones Jeff Brantley -- 27,845 3:06
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Montreal Expos 9 box | pbp Stade Olympique Dave Veres Jason Christiansen -- 11,361 2:38
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 Colorado Rockies 6 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Curt Leskanic John Franco -- 22,737 2:56
1996 reg season 1996-04-21 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Mike Grace Andy Benes Ricky Bottalico 32,896 2:33
14 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 17 11 6 .647 0.0 88 94 -6 L4 2-4 9-2 1 3 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 15 8 7 .533 2.0 75 71 4 W2 4-6 4-1 2 7 12 -- Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 3.5 99 105 -6 L1 5-5 3-5 3 9 20 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 4.5 113 142 -29 L5 4-10 4-2 4 12 25 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 18 3 15 .167 8.5 68 118 -50 L3 2-10 1-5 5 14 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 Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 16 10 6 .625 0.0 91 74 17 W3 5-3 5-3 1 4 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 16 10 6 .625 0.0 98 72 26 W7 6-3 4-3 2 5 4 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 2.5 86 84 2 L1 6-6 2-3 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 16 7 9 .438 3.0 89 89 0 L2 2-3 5-6 4 10 21 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 18 5 13 .278 6.0 63 98 -35 L5 2-6 3-7 5 13 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 17 13 4 .765 0.0 127 72 55 W5 2-3 11-1 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 1.0 127 92 35 W1 4-2 9-4 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 3.5 88 99 -11 W5 2-6 8-2 3 6 11 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 17 7 10 .412 6.0 101 103 -2 W1 4-4 3-6 4 11 24 -- 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 Montreal Expos franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 0.0 107 80 27 W3 5-4 6-3 1 1 7 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 1.5 88 67 21 L1 3-4 7-5 2 6 13 -- Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 2.5 74 71 3 W1 5-4 3-5 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 19 8 11 .421 3.5 54 80 -26 W4 3-7 5-4 4 13 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 16 5 11 .313 5.0 90 100 -10 L1 2-4 3-7 5 14 26 -- 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 St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 19 11 8 .579 0.0 75 83 -8 L1 5-4 6-4 1 3 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 0.5 106 87 19 L2 2-3 8-5 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 1.5 99 120 -21 L1 4-4 5-5 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 1.5 102 114 -12 W1 4-2 5-7 4 7 14 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 2.5 84 88 -4 L3 6-6 2-4 5 11 19 -- 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 0.0 109 76 33 W1 7-4 4-3 1 2 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 1.0 97 97 0 W2 7-6 3-2 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 2.5 90 109 -19 W1 4-5 4-4 3 10 17 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 19 8 11 .421 3.5 70 73 -3 L3 3-9 5-2 4 12 23 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
28 record(s)