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Wednesday, April 24,1996

Wednesday, April 24,1996

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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 1996-04-24 Texas Rangers 9 Boston Red Sox 11 box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Stanton Gil Heredia Heathcliff Slocumb 19,217 3:33
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Seattle Mariners 1 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Wilson Alvarez Chris Bosio Roberto Hernandez 15,882 2:33
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Minnesota Twins 24 Detroit Tigers 11 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Erik Bennett Randy Veres -- 12,189 3:43
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Baltimore Orioles 11 Kansas City Royals 8 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Kent Mercker Chris Haney -- 13,962 3:25
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 California Angels 4 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Shawn Boskie Ben McDonald Troy Percival 7,051 3:17
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Cleveland Indians 8 New York Yankees 10 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Scott Kamieniecki Dennis Martinez -- 20,187 3:37
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Oakland Athletics 7 Toronto Blue Jays 6 box | pbp Rogers Centre Ariel Prieto Pat Hentgen Jim Corsi 28,029 3:12
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Philadelphia Phillies 10 Colorado Rockies 8 box | pbp Coors Field Toby Borland Steve Reed Ricky Bottalico 48,047 3:23
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Houston Astros 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ismael Valdez Doug Brocail -- 26,666 2:50
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Cincinnati Reds 6 Montreal Expos 7 box | pbp Stade Olympique Mike Dyer Marcus Moore -- 10,126 3:35
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Florida Marlins 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Denny Neagle Pat Rapp -- 9,812 2:40
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Chicago Cubs 4 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Kevin Foster Trevor Hoffman 15,608 2:51
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 Atlanta Braves 8 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park John Smoltz Allen Watson -- 13,296 2:22
1996 reg season 1996-04-24 New York Mets 4 St. Louis Cardinals 9 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Mark Petkovsek Pete Harnisch -- 23,189 2:42
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 20 12 8 .600 0.0 110 117 -7 W1 3-6 9-2 1 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 1.0 93 86 7 W1 5-7 5-1 2 6 8 -- Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 20 9 11 .450 3.0 121 119 2 L1 6-5 3-6 3 11 22 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 5.0 129 172 -43 L7 4-11 4-3 4 12 25 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 21 5 16 .238 7.5 89 136 -47 W1 3-11 2-5 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 19 12 7 .632 0.0 114 95 19 L1 5-4 7-3 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 1.5 106 94 12 W3 8-6 3-3 2 7 9 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 2.0 109 91 18 L3 6-5 4-4 3 8 12 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 3.0 122 110 12 W2 3-3 6-7 4 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 21 6 15 .286 7.0 78 117 -39 L1 2-6 4-9 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 20 13 7 .650 0.0 145 101 44 L3 2-4 11-3 1 1 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 21 13 8 .619 0.5 135 110 25 L2 4-3 9-5 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 20 12 8 .600 1.0 98 107 -9 W7 3-6 9-2 3 5 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 20 10 10 .500 3.0 123 117 6 W4 5-4 5-6 4 9 16 -- 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 21 14 7 .667 0.0 134 97 37 W6 5-4 9-3 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 22 12 10 .545 2.5 102 74 28 W1 4-4 8-6 2 3 11 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 20 10 10 .500 3.5 93 90 3 W2 6-4 4-6 3 6 14 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 19 7 12 .368 6.0 107 116 -9 L1 2-5 5-7 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 6.5 62 98 -36 L3 3-8 5-6 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 22 12 10 .545 0.0 95 107 -12 W1 5-6 7-4 1 4 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 0.5 123 131 -8 L1 6-3 5-7 2 5 13 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 1.5 115 100 15 L5 2-4 8-7 3 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 1.5 101 100 1 W1 7-7 3-4 4 8 19 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 21 9 12 .429 2.5 112 140 -28 L4 4-7 5-5 5 12 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 21 14 7 .667 0.0 126 85 41 W4 9-4 5-3 1 2 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 20 10 10 .500 3.5 106 124 -18 L1 6-5 4-5 2 7 15 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 4.0 112 124 -12 L3 7-6 3-5 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 22 10 12 .455 4.5 79 81 -2 W2 4-10 6-2 4 11 21 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Xavier Hernandez Houston Astros Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Rudy Pemberton Boston Red Sox Hist Traded from Texas Rangers to Boston Red Sox for Bryan Eversgerd (4/18/1996)
Felipe Crespo Toronto Blue Jays Hist Activated from Disabled List
Scott Kamieniecki New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tom Lampkin San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)