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Sunday, May 5,1996

Sunday, May 5,1996

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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 1996-05-05 Milwaukee Brewers 13 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Ben McDonald Jimmy Haynes -- 46,027 3:23
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Toronto Blue Jays 11 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Pat Hentgen Tim Wakefield -- 29,866 2:54
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Minnesota Twins 1 California Angels 5 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Shawn Boskie LaTroy Hawkins -- 35,541 2:48
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Texas Rangers 3 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Kevin Gross Jose Lima Mike Henneman 12,337 2:35
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Oakland Athletics 0 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Chris Haney Ariel Prieto -- 16,589 2:16
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Chicago White Sox 1 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Andy Pettitte Kevin Tapani -- 26,525 2:50
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Cleveland Indians 2 Seattle Mariners 0 box | pbp Kingdome Dennis Martinez Chris Bosio Jose Mesa 56,883 3:08
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Atlanta Braves 11 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John Smoltz Mike Williams -- 35,471 2:38
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 New York Mets 4 Chicago Cubs 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Turk Wendell Jerry DiPoto -- 25,949 2:42
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Florida Marlins 4 Colorado Rockies 5 box | pbp Coors Field Kevin Ritz Yorkis Perez -- 48,134 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Montreal Expos 5 Houston Astros 0 box | pbp Astrodome Jeff Fassero Doug Brocail -- 25,207 2:50
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Denny Neagle Ismael Valdez Dan Plesac 19,206 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 St. Louis Cardinals 4 San Diego Padres 10 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Alan Benes -- 27,435 2:44
1996 reg season 1996-05-05 Cincinnati Reds 12 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park John Smiley William VanLandingham -- 18,052 2:48
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
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 New York Yankees franchise | log 28 17 11 .607 0.0 156 134 22 W1 7-7 10-4 1 3 5 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 30 16 14 .533 2.0 166 184 -18 L1 4-6 12-8 2 6 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 4.0 188 188 0 W1 7-7 7-9 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 30 10 20 .333 8.0 145 189 -44 L1 3-11 7-9 4 13 27 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 32 10 22 .313 9.0 161 235 -74 L3 4-13 6-9 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 29 20 9 .690 0.0 175 134 41 W1 11-6 9-3 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 30 16 14 .533 4.5 147 135 12 L1 9-11 7-3 2 7 11 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 29 14 15 .483 6.0 185 160 25 L3 5-8 9-7 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 29 13 16 .448 7.0 177 161 16 W1 7-10 6-6 4 11 23 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 10.0 128 169 -41 W1 5-9 6-11 5 12 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 West Texas Rangers franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 0.0 193 147 46 W3 8-7 12-4 1 2 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 30 18 12 .600 1.5 138 141 -3 W6 6-10 12-2 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 3.0 182 159 23 L1 7-6 10-8 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 5.5 156 161 -5 L1 9-7 5-9 4 9 20 -- 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 31 20 11 .645 0.0 188 132 56 W2 10-8 10-3 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 2.0 146 111 35 W2 8-6 10-7 2 3 7 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 3.0 132 125 7 L2 12-7 4-6 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 29 13 16 .448 6.0 158 156 2 L1 6-8 7-8 4 12 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 32 11 21 .344 9.5 102 156 -54 L5 5-13 6-8 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 0.0 157 144 13 W1 4-7 12-8 1 6 13 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 0.5 147 148 -1 W2 9-7 6-8 2 7 14 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 1.0 151 159 -8 L2 8-6 7-10 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 2.0 122 163 -41 L1 7-9 7-8 4 11 21 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 29 12 17 .414 3.0 154 183 -29 W3 7-8 5-9 5 13 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 0.0 168 123 45 W1 9-4 10-8 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 3.0 163 185 -22 W4 7-6 8-8 2 5 12 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 4.5 121 116 5 L2 5-12 10-5 3 9 17 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 4.5 165 173 -8 L4 8-7 6-9 4 10 18 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ruben Amaro -- Hist Released by Blue Jays
1 record(s)