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Saturday, June 8,1996

Saturday, June 8,1996

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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 1996-06-08 Chicago White Sox 2 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards James Baldwin Kent Mercker Roberto Hernandez 47,634 3:09
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Graeme Lloyd Joe Hudson Mike Fetters 30,399 3:42
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 California Angels 0 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Progressive Field Orel Hershiser Chuck Finley -- 42,267 2:43
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 New York Yankees 7 Detroit Tigers 9 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Gregg Olson Kenny Rogers Richie Lewis 20,173 2:59
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Seattle Mariners 8 Kansas City Royals 12 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Kevin Appier Bob Milacki Jeff Montgomery 30,022 3:03
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Oakland Athletics 2 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Rich Robertson Steve Wojciechowski Eddie Guardado 0 2:37
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Oakland Athletics 13 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome John Wasdin Pat Mahomes -- 22,164 3:31
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Toronto Blue Jays 0 Texas Rangers 2 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Darren Oliver Juan Guzman -- 43,439 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Montreal Expos 4 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Amaury Telemaco Pedro Martinez Turk Wendell 37,373 2:52
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Atlanta Braves 12 Colorado Rockies 13 box | pbp Coors Field Darren Holmes Greg McMichael Bruce Ruffin 48,015 3:17
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Billy Wagner Russ Springer -- 23,739 2:57
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Cincinnati Reds 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Todd Worrell Hector Carrasco -- 44,575 3:20
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Florida Marlins 6 New York Mets 7 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mark Clark David Weathers John Franco 22,550 2:45
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 San Diego Padres 8 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Francisco Cordova Willie Blair -- 41,378 5:03
1996 reg season 1996-06-08 St. Louis Cardinals 1 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Rich DeLucia Todd Stottlemyre Rod Beck 20,401 2:24
15 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 57 33 24 .579 0.0 322 278 44 L2 13-15 20-9 1 4 6 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 57 32 25 .561 1.0 344 334 10 L2 11-12 21-13 2 5 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 60 26 34 .433 8.5 307 329 -22 L3 12-19 14-15 3 12 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 59 24 35 .407 10.0 333 357 -24 L1 9-20 15-15 4 13 27 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 61 15 46 .246 20.0 275 463 -188 W2 7-29 8-17 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 59 39 20 .661 0.0 349 275 74 W2 20-13 19-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 59 38 21 .644 1.0 358 249 109 W2 18-16 20-5 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 59 29 30 .492 10.0 330 319 11 L1 13-15 16-15 3 7 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 58 27 31 .466 11.5 336 324 12 W1 13-16 14-15 4 9 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 61 28 33 .459 12.0 276 304 -28 W3 15-17 13-16 5 10 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 60 37 23 .617 0.0 345 278 67 W2 13-14 24-9 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 59 31 28 .525 5.5 367 341 26 L2 13-13 18-15 2 6 9 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 60 28 32 .467 9.0 305 328 -23 W1 14-15 14-17 3 8 18 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 59 27 32 .458 9.5 264 332 -68 L6 8-21 19-11 4 11 21 -- 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 59 38 21 .644 0.0 327 226 101 L2 16-11 22-10 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 60 34 26 .567 4.5 312 259 53 L1 15-16 19-10 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 60 30 30 .500 8.5 234 240 -6 L1 10-16 20-14 3 7 12 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 59 28 31 .475 10.0 266 282 -16 L3 17-17 11-14 4 10 17 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 59 25 34 .424 13.0 267 295 -28 W1 11-19 14-15 5 13 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 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 62 31 31 .500 0.0 318 317 1 W2 15-16 16-15 1 8 13 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 60 29 31 .483 1.0 275 304 -29 L1 16-17 13-14 2 9 16 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 61 27 34 .443 3.5 286 307 -21 W2 15-15 12-19 3 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 60 26 34 .433 4.0 267 299 -32 W1 8-18 18-16 4 12 23 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 54 22 32 .407 5.0 241 307 -66 L1 10-15 12-17 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 61 36 25 .590 0.0 309 244 65 L2 18-10 18-15 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 62 32 30 .516 4.5 241 220 21 W1 14-18 18-12 2 4 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 59 30 29 .508 5.0 303 315 -12 W1 18-15 12-14 3 5 11 -- dnq
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 58 29 29 .500 5.5 345 376 -31 W3 12-19 17-10 4 6 14 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Brent Billingsley Florida Marlins Hist Signed out of draft (Cal State Fullerton)
Wayne Franklin Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed out of draft (Maryland)
Cody McKay Oakland Athletics Hist Signed out of draft (Arizona State)
Chad Moeller Minnesota Twins Hist Signed out of draft (USC)
Gabe Molina Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed out of draft (Arizona State)
Jim Tatum San Diego Padres Hist Sold by Boston Red Sox to San Diego Padres
6 record(s)