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Tuesday, July 2,1996

Tuesday, July 2,1996

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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 1996-07-02 Texas Rangers 5 California Angels 6 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike James Mike Henneman -- 19,055 3:09
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Minnesota Twins 4 Chicago White Sox 7 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Alex Fernandez Scott Aldred Roberto Hernandez 18,357 2:56
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Kansas City Royals 2 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Jim Poole Tim Belcher -- 42,283 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Ramon Garcia A.J. Sager Mike Fetters 9,455 3:32
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Boston Red Sox 5 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jeff Nelson Joe Hudson John Wetteland 28,310 3:27
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Oakland Athletics 11 Seattle Mariners 6 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Mohler Norm Charlton -- 19,632 3:13
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Baltimore Orioles 8 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Rogers Centre Scott Erickson Paul Quantrill -- 32,150 2:54
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Florida Marlins 3 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome John Johnstone Terry Mathews -- 18,897 3:54
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Atlanta Braves 1 Montreal Expos 5 box | pbp Stade Olympique Rheal Cormier Greg Maddux -- 20,075 2:17
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 New York Mets 2 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Russ Springer Pete Harnisch Ricky Bottalico 20,890 2:23
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Chicago Cubs 15 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Amaury Telemaco Paul Wagner -- 13,241 3:09
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Pedro Astacio Fernando Valenzuela -- 28,294 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Colorado Rockies 1 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Candlestick Park Mark Gardner Kevin Ritz -- 13,571 2:41
1996 reg season 1996-07-02 Cincinnati Reds 3 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Rick Honeycutt Lee Smith Dennis Eckersley 29,074 2:57
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 New York Yankees franchise | log 81 49 32 .605 0.0 423 385 38 W2 22-18 27-14 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 81 45 36 .556 4.0 476 448 28 W3 20-19 24-18 2 5 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 82 36 46 .439 13.5 424 448 -24 L2 18-24 18-22 3 11 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 81 34 47 .420 15.0 454 504 -50 L2 12-28 22-19 4 13 26 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 83 23 60 .277 27.0 383 596 -213 L5 11-34 12-26 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 82 50 32 .610 0.0 476 399 77 W1 25-18 25-14 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 82 47 35 .573 3.0 476 389 87 W1 20-21 27-14 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 81 42 39 .519 7.5 492 452 40 W2 21-20 21-19 3 7 11 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 81 39 42 .481 10.5 437 427 10 L1 18-21 21-21 4 10 17 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 83 35 48 .422 15.5 374 430 -56 L1 18-22 17-26 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 83 49 34 .590 0.0 496 405 91 L1 18-22 31-12 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 80 42 38 .525 5.5 509 471 38 L2 20-17 22-21 2 6 8 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 83 42 41 .506 7.0 408 472 -64 W1 15-25 27-16 3 8 14 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 83 40 43 .482 9.0 457 459 -2 W2 24-22 16-21 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 Atlanta Braves franchise | log 82 51 31 .622 0.0 420 314 106 L1 20-16 31-15 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 82 48 34 .585 3.0 418 346 72 W1 21-20 27-14 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 82 39 43 .476 12.0 307 329 -22 L3 13-26 26-17 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 82 37 45 .451 14.0 362 392 -30 L4 15-27 22-18 4 13 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 81 34 47 .420 16.5 328 386 -58 W2 17-28 17-19 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 84 44 40 .524 0.0 440 421 19 W4 22-22 22-18 1 3 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 82 42 40 .512 1.0 382 389 -7 W1 20-24 22-16 2 5 12 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 77 37 40 .481 3.5 358 392 -34 L1 18-20 19-20 3 8 18 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 82 39 43 .476 4.0 377 381 -4 W1 16-24 23-19 4 9 20 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 82 37 45 .451 6.0 378 416 -38 L1 21-21 16-24 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 84 44 40 .524 0.0 348 338 10 W2 22-23 22-17 1 4 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 84 43 41 .512 1.0 392 367 25 L2 23-16 20-25 2 6 13 -- Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 81 40 41 .494 2.5 500 508 -8 L2 13-26 27-15 3 7 15 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 81 38 43 .469 4.5 399 430 -31 W2 18-21 20-22 4 11 21 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
J.C. Boscan Atlanta Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Venezuela)
Ramon Castro Atlanta Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Venezuela)
Franklyn German Oakland Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Lee Hancock San Francisco Giants Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Eric Anthony Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Paul Wagner Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rodolfo Pena Boston Red Sox Minors Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
7 record(s)