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Thursday, May 23,1996

Thursday, May 23,1996

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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 1996-05-23 Seattle Mariners 4 Boston Red Sox 11 box | pbp Fenway Park Roger Clemens Bob Milacki -- 31,551 3:10
1996 reg season 1996-05-23 Milwaukee Brewers 1 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Progressive Field Orel Hershiser Angel Miranda -- 42,395 2:41
1996 reg season 1996-05-23 Texas Rangers 2 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Kevin Appier Darren Oliver Jeff Montgomery 15,612 2:32
1996 reg season 1996-05-23 Oakland Athletics 3 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Kenny Rogers Billy Taylor John Wetteland 19,315 2:27
1996 reg season 1996-05-23 Minnesota Twins 4 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Rogers Centre Marty Janzen Mike Milchin -- 31,163 3:11
1996 reg season 1996-05-23 Cincinnati Reds 7 Colorado Rockies 5 box | pbp Coors Field Hector Carrasco Bruce Ruffin Jeff Brantley 48,040 2:45
1996 reg season 1996-05-23 Philadelphia Phillies 5 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Scott Sanders Russ Springer Trevor Hoffman 16,632 2:54
7 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 New York Yankees franchise | log 43 26 17 .605 0.0 241 210 31 W1 8-9 18-8 1 3 6 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 44 25 19 .568 1.5 258 260 -2 W1 9-9 16-10 2 5 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 46 21 25 .457 6.5 246 249 -3 W1 11-15 10-10 3 11 20 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 44 18 26 .409 8.5 250 277 -27 W1 5-14 13-12 4 13 26 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 47 12 35 .255 16.0 216 361 -145 L8 6-21 6-14 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 44 30 14 .682 0.0 267 212 55 W1 14-9 16-5 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 44 26 18 .591 4.0 254 193 61 W5 13-13 13-5 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 8.0 271 237 34 L1 12-12 10-10 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 48 22 26 .458 10.0 212 248 -36 W4 13-13 9-13 4 10 18 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 11.5 240 251 -11 L2 7-13 12-13 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 46 28 18 .609 0.0 274 214 60 L1 10-11 18-7 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 3.5 281 243 38 L1 11-10 13-11 2 6 9 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 6.5 237 251 -14 L1 11-12 10-12 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 6.5 205 246 -41 L1 8-16 13-8 4 9 17 -- 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 46 30 16 .652 0.0 247 153 94 W1 10-7 20-9 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 47 29 18 .617 1.5 260 206 54 W1 13-14 16-4 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 48 24 24 .500 7.0 180 205 -25 L1 9-15 15-9 3 6 14 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 7.5 192 215 -23 L2 14-12 8-11 4 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 10.5 218 220 -2 W1 10-17 9-9 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 48 22 26 .458 0.0 228 249 -21 L3 13-12 9-14 1 9 19 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 0.5 221 226 -5 L1 6-14 15-12 2 10 21 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 1.0 210 251 -41 W3 11-14 9-12 3 11 22 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 42 18 24 .429 1.0 198 234 -36 W2 8-11 10-13 4 12 23 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 46 18 28 .391 3.0 209 248 -39 L4 11-14 7-14 5 14 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 47 29 18 .617 0.0 239 175 64 W2 12-7 17-11 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 4.0 251 257 -6 L1 14-10 10-11 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 5.5 248 280 -32 L1 8-13 14-9 3 5 11 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 48 24 24 .500 5.5 188 170 18 L1 8-15 16-9 4 7 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Mariano Duncan New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Kirt Manwaring San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)