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Sunday, September 8,1996

Sunday, September 8,1996

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Detroit Tigers  2  Baltimore Orioles  6  box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Alan Mills Joey Eischen -- 47,082 2:52
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Boston Red Sox  4  Chicago White Sox  7  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field James Baldwin Aaron Sele Roberto Hernandez 19,983 2:37
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Seattle Mariners  1  Cleveland Indians  2  box | pbp Progressive Field Charles Nagy Terry Mulholland -- 42,307 2:26
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Seattle Mariners  6  Cleveland Indians  5  box | pbp Progressive Field Norm Charlton Jose Mesa -- 42,217 3:32
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Texas Rangers  7  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Bobby Witt Bryce Florie -- 17,542 2:27
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 California Angels  4  Minnesota Twins  2  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Jim Abbott Frankie Rodriguez Troy Percival 14,378 2:43
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Toronto Blue Jays  4  New York Yankees  2  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Erik Hanson Andy Pettitte Mike Timlin 28,575 2:49
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Kansas City Royals  7  Oakland Athletics  8  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jim Corsi Hipolito Pichardo -- 17,208 3:11
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 New York Mets  6  Atlanta Braves  2  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mark Clark Greg Maddux -- 39,045 2:26
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 San Francisco Giants  3  Cincinnati Reds  8  box | pbp Cinergy Field Jeff Shaw Jose Bautista -- 20,838 2:52
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Montreal Expos  1  Florida Marlins  2  box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Rick Helling Pedro Martinez Robb Nen 19,427 2:31
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Colorado Rockies  5  Houston Astros  2  box | pbp Astrodome Steve Reed Shane Reynolds Bruce Ruffin 31,316 2:54
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Los Angeles Dodgers  1  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Dan Plesac Darren Dreifort John Ericks 33,922 2:42
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 Chicago Cubs  5  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Jaime Navarro Mike Mimbs Turk Wendell 27,600 2:54
1996 reg season Sep 8,1996 San Diego Padres  5  St. Louis Cardinals  4  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Fernando Valenzuela Todd Stottlemyre Trevor Hoffman 30,897 2:50
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 142 79 63 .556 0.0 741 707 34 L2 36-35 43-28 1 3 4 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 143 77 66 .538 2.5 841 799 42 W2 38-31 38-36 2 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 143 73 70 .510 6.5 818 820 -2 L2 33-41 40-29 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 143 66 77 .462 13.5 696 729 -33 W2 35-38 31-39 4 11 21 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 143 51 92 .357 28.5 692 961 -269 L2 24-53 27-39 5 14 28 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 141 83 58 .589 0.0 820 680 140 L1 44-31 39-27 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 144 78 66 .542 6.5 802 704 98 W2 38-34 40-32 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 143 72 71 .503 12.0 803 792 11 L1 37-33 35-38 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 144 68 76 .472 16.5 787 797 -10 L4 33-35 35-41 4 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 144 65 79 .451 19.5 658 704 -46 L4 36-39 29-40 5 13 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 143 81 62 .566 0.0 838 695 143 W3 35-35 46-27 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 141 73 68 .518 7.0 869 807 62 W1 36-31 37-37 2 6 12 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 145 70 75 .483 12.0 777 804 -27 W3 34-36 36-39 3 9 19 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 143 65 78 .455 16.0 701 844 -143 W1 26-44 39-34 4 12 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 142 86 56 .606 0.0 689 549 140 L1 36-32 50-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 142 78 64 .549 8.0 674 598 76 L1 34-36 44-28 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 144 70 74 .486 17.0 607 648 -41 W1 24-45 46-29 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 143 63 80 .441 23.5 674 702 -28 W1 26-46 37-34 4 11 24 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 144 58 86 .403 29.0 575 708 -133 L1 27-45 31-41 5 14 27 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 143 77 66 .538 0.0 689 636 53 L1 34-34 43-32 1 5 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 144 76 68 .528 1.5 694 710 -16 L1 34-39 42-29 2 6 11 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 143 73 70 .510 4.0 706 702 4 W3 33-36 40-34 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 142 71 71 .500 5.5 693 654 39 W1 32-39 39-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 141 59 82 .418 17.0 634 731 -97 W1 29-41 30-41 5 12 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 142 78 64 .549 0.0 612 588 24 L1 39-35 39-29 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 144 79 65 .549 0.0 695 611 84 W1 41-34 38-31 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 143 72 71 .503 6.5 851 855 -4 W1 25-49 47-22 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 141 59 82 .418 18.5 649 750 -101 L3 27-47 32-35 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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 team name statusshort Transaction Description
Brian Sweeney Seattle Mariners Hist Sold by Lafayette (Heartland) to Seattle Mariners
Denny Hocking Minnesota Twins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mike Aldrete New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Doug Drabek Houston Astros Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)