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Sunday, August 4,1996

Sunday, August 4,1996

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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 1996-08-04 Minnesota Twins 6 Boston Red Sox 13 box | pbp Fenway Park Vaughn Eshelman Scott Klingenbeck -- 29,939 2:49
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Baltimore Orioles 2 Cleveland Indians 14 box | pbp Progressive Field Brian Anderson Rocky Coppinger -- 42,349 3:33
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Seattle Mariners 9 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bob Wolcott C.J. Nitkowski -- 23,569 3:27
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 New York Yankees 5 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Andy Pettitte Jose Rosado -- 24,624 2:54
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dave Telgheder Tim VanEgmond Billy Taylor 10,281 2:22
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Chicago White Sox 5 Texas Rangers 9 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Bobby Witt James Baldwin -- 32,854 2:32
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 California Angels 1 Toronto Blue Jays 7 box | pbp Rogers Centre Huck Flener Jim Abbott -- 30,253 2:48
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Colorado Rockies 6 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Armando Reynoso Frank Castillo -- 38,738 3:05
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 San Francisco Giants 6 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Mike Hampton Osvaldo Fernandez Billy Wagner 33,646 2:53
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Atlanta Braves 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Pedro Borbon Mark Guthrie Mark Wohlers 45,903 3:17
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Cincinnati Reds 3 Montreal Expos 7 box | pbp Stade Olympique Ugueth Urbina Dave Burba Mel Rojas 15,408 2:48
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 St. Louis Cardinals 4 New York Mets 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mike Morgan Jason Isringhausen Dennis Eckersley 24,595 2:21
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Mike Williams Dan Miceli Ken Ryan 25,498 2:42
1996 reg season 1996-08-04 Florida Marlins 4 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Fernando Valenzuela Chris Hammond Trevor Hoffman 35,302 2:55
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 109 65 44 .596 0.0 557 525 32 W1 30-27 35-17 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 110 56 54 .509 9.5 630 633 -3 L1 26-24 29-31 2 6 13 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 111 52 59 .468 14.0 577 585 -8 W1 25-31 27-28 3 9 19 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 110 50 60 .455 15.5 646 677 -31 W1 20-35 30-25 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 111 38 73 .342 28.0 558 779 -221 L1 17-41 21-32 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 111 67 44 .604 0.0 655 538 117 W1 34-23 33-21 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 111 61 50 .550 6.0 619 526 93 L1 31-27 30-23 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 111 54 57 .486 13.0 649 620 29 L1 26-30 28-27 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 111 52 59 .468 15.0 621 635 -14 L1 24-27 28-32 4 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 112 51 61 .455 16.5 521 564 -43 L1 27-29 24-32 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 112 62 50 .554 0.0 659 563 96 W1 24-28 38-22 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 110 60 50 .545 1.0 698 630 68 W1 30-25 30-25 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 112 56 56 .500 6.0 613 609 4 W1 31-27 25-29 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 111 52 59 .468 9.5 546 665 -119 L1 19-38 33-21 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 110 68 42 .618 0.0 543 421 122 W2 30-24 38-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 110 61 49 .555 7.0 532 458 74 W3 26-27 35-22 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 112 53 59 .473 16.0 528 530 -2 L1 20-33 33-26 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 111 51 60 .459 17.5 457 480 -23 L1 17-37 34-23 4 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 111 46 65 .414 22.5 451 544 -93 W2 22-38 24-27 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 112 60 52 .536 0.0 543 552 -9 W3 27-31 33-21 1 3 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 111 59 52 .532 0.5 531 505 26 W1 32-29 27-23 2 4 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 107 53 54 .495 4.5 491 524 -33 L3 27-28 26-26 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 110 53 57 .482 6.0 520 519 1 L3 23-29 30-28 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 111 50 61 .450 9.5 518 568 -50 L2 25-31 25-30 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 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 113 60 53 .531 0.0 547 496 51 W1 29-24 31-29 1 5 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 112 58 54 .518 1.5 462 446 16 L2 27-29 31-25 2 6 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 111 57 54 .514 2.0 660 670 -10 W3 19-36 38-18 3 7 12 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 109 46 63 .422 12.0 505 575 -70 L5 20-35 26-28 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Luke Allen Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Alex Diaz Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
Will Clark Texas Rangers Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)