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Friday, May 24,1996

Friday, May 24,1996

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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 1996-05-24 Oakland Athletics 4 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Roger McDowell Carlos Reyes -- 45,024 3:33
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Boston Red Sox 1 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chuck Finley Aaron Sele Troy Percival 19,550 3:00
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Larry Thomas Steve Sparks Roberto Hernandez 18,346 2:32
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Cleveland Indians 6 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Eric Plunk Randy Veres Jose Mesa 26,967 2:58
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Texas Rangers 0 Kansas City Royals 8 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Mark Gubicza Bobby Witt -- 13,696 2:29
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 New York Yankees 4 Seattle Mariners 10 box | pbp Kingdome Sterling Hitchcock Scott Kamieniecki -- 44,236 2:58
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Minnesota Twins 4 Toronto Blue Jays 0 box | pbp Rogers Centre Rich Robertson Erik Hanson -- 33,141 2:26
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Cincinnati Reds 11 Colorado Rockies 9 box | pbp Coors Field Johnny Ruffin Mark Thompson -- 48,019 3:40
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Florida Marlins 2 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Mike Morgan John Burkett T.J. Mathews 19,583 2:25
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Chicago Cubs 7 Houston Astros 8 box | pbp Astrodome Todd Jones Bob Patterson -- 23,910 3:27
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Stade Olympique Antonio Osuna Omar Daal Todd Worrell 27,843 4:13
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 San Diego Padres 13 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Fernando Valenzuela Jason Isringhausen -- 24,751 2:50
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Atlanta Braves 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Smoltz Danny Darwin Mark Wohlers 20,238 3:04
1996 reg season 1996-05-24 Philadelphia Phillies 5 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Curt Schilling Allen Watson -- 11,917 2:20
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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.
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 44 26 18 .591 0.0 245 220 25 L1 8-10 18-8 1 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 45 26 19 .578 0.5 263 264 -1 W2 9-9 17-10 2 5 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 6.5 246 253 -7 L1 11-15 10-11 3 11 20 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 45 18 27 .400 8.5 251 280 -29 L1 5-15 13-12 4 13 26 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 48 12 36 .250 16.0 219 367 -148 L9 6-21 6-15 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 45 31 14 .689 0.0 273 215 58 W2 15-9 16-5 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 45 27 18 .600 4.0 258 196 62 W6 13-13 14-5 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 9.0 274 241 33 L2 12-13 10-10 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 49 23 26 .469 10.0 220 248 -28 W5 13-13 10-13 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 11.5 244 251 -7 W1 8-13 12-13 5 12 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 47 28 19 .596 0.0 274 222 52 L2 10-12 18-7 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 46 25 21 .543 2.5 291 247 44 W1 11-10 14-11 2 6 9 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 46 22 24 .478 5.5 208 247 -39 W1 8-16 14-8 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 46 21 25 .457 6.5 241 256 -15 L2 11-13 10-12 4 10 19 -- 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 47 31 16 .660 0.0 252 156 96 W2 11-7 20-9 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 48 29 19 .604 2.5 264 211 53 L1 13-14 16-5 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 46 23 23 .500 7.5 197 216 -19 W1 15-12 8-11 3 6 12 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 49 24 25 .490 8.0 182 209 -27 L2 9-15 15-10 4 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 46 19 27 .413 11.5 219 233 -14 L1 10-17 9-10 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 49 23 26 .469 0.0 236 256 -20 W1 13-12 10-14 1 9 18 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 1.0 214 253 -39 W4 12-14 9-12 2 10 21 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 43 19 24 .442 1.0 209 243 -34 W3 9-11 10-13 3 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 48 21 27 .438 1.5 228 234 -6 L2 6-15 15-12 4 12 23 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 47 18 29 .383 4.0 212 253 -41 L5 11-14 7-15 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 48 30 18 .625 0.0 252 176 76 W3 13-7 17-11 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 46 24 22 .522 5.0 252 262 -10 L2 14-10 10-12 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 49 25 24 .510 5.5 193 174 19 W1 9-15 16-9 3 5 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 6.5 257 291 -34 L2 8-13 14-10 4 8 15 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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
Wil Nieves San Diego Padres Minors Signed out of draft (Puerto Rico HS) [Draft and Follow]
Felix Jose Toronto Blue Jays Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
2 record(s)