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Saturday, August 24,1996

Saturday, August 24,1996

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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 1996-08-24 California Angels 4 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Mike Mussina Kyle Abbott Randy Myers 46,487 3:16
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Seattle Mariners 5 Boston Red Sox 9 box | pbp Fenway Park Kerry Lacy Bob Wells -- 32,928 3:20
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Toronto Blue Jays 9 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Woody Williams James Baldwin -- 29,413 2:56
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Bob Wickman Eric Plunk Mike Fetters 42,437 3:32
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Detroit Tigers 2 Kansas City Royals 9 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jose Rosado Omar Olivares -- 28,011 2:49
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Texas Rangers 5 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frankie Rodriguez Roger Pavlik Mike Trombley 16,648 3:06
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Oakland Athletics 4 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Wally Whitehurst Dave Telgheder Dave Pavlas 32,125 3:03
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Chicago Cubs 5 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Brad Clontz Larry Casian -- 46,804 2:58
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Colorado Rockies 9 box | pbp Coors Field Mark Thompson Chris Peters -- 48,014 2:33
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Cincinnati Reds 3 Florida Marlins 5 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Kevin Brown Dave Burba Robb Nen 33,883 2:29
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Shane Reynolds Todd Stottlemyre -- 43,258 2:42
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 New York Mets 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tom Candiotti Paul Wilson Todd Worrell 33,201 3:06
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Philadelphia Phillies 1 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Matt Beech -- 31,023 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-08-24 Montreal Expos 3 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp Candlestick Park Pedro Martinez Shawn Estes Mel Rojas 22,710 2:35
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 128 74 54 .578 0.0 675 636 39 W2 32-29 42-25 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 129 69 60 .535 5.5 773 722 51 W1 34-28 34-33 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 130 65 65 .500 10.0 747 753 -6 W1 26-36 39-29 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 130 61 69 .469 14.0 649 674 -25 W7 33-36 28-33 4 11 20 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 129 46 83 .357 28.5 643 888 -245 L1 21-49 25-34 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 129 76 53 .589 0.0 753 634 119 L3 39-27 37-26 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 131 69 62 .527 8.0 729 648 81 L5 35-34 34-28 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 129 65 64 .504 11.0 739 725 14 W2 32-28 33-36 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 130 62 68 .477 14.5 744 734 10 W3 31-33 31-35 4 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 131 59 72 .450 18.0 618 644 -26 W1 32-33 27-39 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 131 74 57 .565 0.0 771 646 125 L2 31-33 43-24 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 128 66 62 .516 6.5 792 741 51 L1 35-29 31-33 2 6 12 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 132 62 70 .470 12.5 697 739 -42 L5 32-34 30-36 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 129 60 69 .465 13.0 630 776 -146 L1 24-42 36-27 4 12 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 128 81 47 .633 0.0 633 478 155 W2 33-25 48-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 128 70 58 .547 11.0 625 551 74 W3 32-33 38-25 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 130 60 70 .462 22.0 540 580 -40 W2 19-44 41-26 3 10 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 130 59 71 .454 23.0 617 640 -23 L3 25-43 34-28 4 11 23 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 130 53 77 .408 29.0 518 643 -125 L1 26-42 27-35 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 130 69 61 .531 0.0 631 644 -13 W1 32-35 37-26 1 5 9 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 129 68 61 .527 0.5 601 575 26 L1 33-33 35-28 2 6 10 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 128 64 64 .500 4.0 588 626 -38 L2 31-33 33-31 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 127 63 64 .496 4.5 625 596 29 L2 27-33 36-31 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 129 55 74 .426 13.5 588 665 -77 L1 28-38 27-36 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 131 71 60 .542 0.0 640 561 79 W1 34-29 37-31 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 129 69 60 .535 1.0 549 534 15 W3 33-32 36-28 2 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 130 67 63 .515 3.5 778 769 9 W1 23-43 44-20 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 127 54 73 .425 15.0 603 674 -71 L3 25-39 29-34 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Brent Abernathy Toronto Blue Jays Hist Signed out of draft (Georgia HS)
Joselo Diaz Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
2 record(s)