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Saturday April 20,1996This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1996-04-20

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers1California Angels2BoxJason GrimsleyGreg KeagleTroy Percival
Boston Red Sox1Cleveland Indians2BoxJack McDowellTim WakefieldJose Mesa
Milwaukee Brewers12Kansas City Royals4BoxAngel MirandaJason Jacome(none)
New York Yankees7Minnesota Twins6BoxBob WickmanEddie GuardadoJohn Wetteland
Chicago White Sox8Oakland Athletics3BoxKevin TapaniTodd Van Poppel(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3Seattle Mariners1BoxJuan GuzmanPaul MenhartMike Timlin
Baltimore Orioles3Texas Rangers8BoxKevin GrossJimmy Haynes(none)
San Diego Padres5Atlanta Braves6BoxGreg McMichaelDoug BochtlerMark Wohlers
San Francisco Giants8Chicago Cubs4BoxMark GardnerJim Bullinger(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Florida Marlins7BoxAl LeiterHideo NomoRobb Nen
Cincinnati Reds6Houston Astros1BoxJohn SmileyDoug Drabek(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Montreal Expos11BoxPedro MartinezJohn Ericks(none)
Colorado Rockies3New York Mets4BoxJohn FrancoJohn Habyan(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Philadelphia Phillies0BoxAlan BenesRicky BottalicoDennis Eckersley

Standings as of 1996-04-20

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Baltimore Orioles16115.688--8285-32-39-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1467769.527
2715New York Yankees1477.5003.0666603-64-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1488563.574
3917Toronto Blue Jays1789.4713.59496-25-43-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1456679.455
41123Detroit Tigers19811.4214.5108136-284-94-2L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1434598.315
51428Boston Red Sox17314.1768.561107-462-91-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park1458263.566
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
255Milwaukee Brewers1596.600--9368255-34-3W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1477176.483
146Cleveland Indians1596.600--8067135-34-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1469056.616
3814Chicago White Sox1688.5001.5817836-52-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1467769.527
41019Minnesota Twins1578.4672.0848042-35-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1477176.483
51327Kansas City Royals17512.2945.05993-342-63-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1447074.486
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Texas Rangers16124.750--11866522-310-1W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1467868.534
233Seattle Mariners18126.6671.011887314-28-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1437370.510
3612California Angels1798.5293.58294-122-67-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium1446183.424
41225Oakland Athletics16610.3756.09598-34-42-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1467274.493
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
139Montreal Expos17107.588--9876225-45-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1457867.538
2510Atlanta Braves18108.5560.58765223-47-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1448658.597
31121Philadelphia Phillies1679.4382.5706915-42-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1466086.411
41324Florida Marlins18711.3893.54976-273-74-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1447371.507
51426New York Mets15510.3334.08694-82-43-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium1476681.449
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114St. Louis Cardinals18117.611--7379-65-36-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1447767.535
247Chicago Cubs17107.5880.510080202-38-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1456679.455
3713Cincinnati Reds1798.5291.594113-194-35-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium1457273.497
5916Pittsburgh Pirates1789.4712.5807916-52-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1456580.448
4818Houston Astros1789.4712.595109-144-24-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1457471.510
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
128San Diego Padres17107.588--10775326-44-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersJack Murphy Stadium1458164.559
2611San Francisco Giants1798.5291.09091-16-63-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park1455986.407
31020Los Angeles Dodgers18810.4442.56668-23-85-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1448262.569
41222Colorado Rockies1679.4382.584105-213-54-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1467670.521


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Matt WilliamsP25.008Signed by Pirates 
Matt WilliamsP25.008Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.