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MLB Games on Thursday May 2, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL2Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP97,416Tiger StadiumNight2:35Felipe LiraBobby WittBrian WilliamsFlaherty, Greer, Lewis
Chicago White SoxAL1New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP919,773Yankee Stadium INight2:11David ConeAlex Fernandez---Leyritz, O'Neill, Sierra (2)
California AngelsAL3Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP99,102Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:41Jim AbbottDoug JohnsTroy PercivalHudler
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Toronto Blue JaysAL7Box | PBP931,299SkyDomeDay2:47Erik HansonScott KarlMike TimlinDelgado, O'Brien, Valentin
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Florida MarlinsNL0Box | PBP914,888Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:52Mike GraceKevin BrownRicky Bottalico---
5 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 02, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East135New York Yankees251510.600-142122207-78-31377760.562
AL East2812Baltimore Orioles271413.5192.0147164-174-610-71357461.548
AL East31017Toronto Blue Jays271314.4813.0166168-26-57-91356174.452
AL East41226Detroit Tigers291019.3457.0158218-604-136-61334390.323
AL East51428Boston Red Sox27819.2968.0125167-423-115-81357758.570
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central111Cleveland Indians26188.692-167127409-59-31358154.600
AL Central2610Chicago White Sox271512.5563.5135121148-97-31357065.519
AL Central3711Minnesota Twins261412.5384.0181146355-59-71366472.471
AL Central41122Milwaukee Brewers261214.4626.0157142156-86-61366868.500
AL Central51327Kansas City Royals28919.32110.0121163-425-94-101336667.496
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Texas Rangers281711.607-176144325-712-41347361.545
AL West248Seattle Mariners281612.5711.0175151247-69-61336964.519
AL West359California Angels271512.5561.5124137-136-109-21345579.410
AL West4919Oakland Athletics271314.4813.5150154-48-55-91356570.481
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Montreal Expos281810.643-180127538-710-31347064.522
NL East236Philadelphia Phillies261511.5772.01151051011-54-61365284.382
NL East347Atlanta Braves281612.5712.012694328-68-61348054.597
NL East41120New York Mets261214.4625.014514415-67-81365977.434
NL East51324Florida Marlins291118.3797.588125-375-106-81336964.519
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1715Chicago Cubs281414.500-145131144-710-71346272.463
NL Central2614Houston Astros281414.500-146151-58-66-81346866.507
NL Central3918Pittsburgh Pirates271314.4810.513513419-74-71356075.444
NL Central41223St. Louis Cardinals281216.4292.0111149-385-87-81347658.567
NL Central51425Cincinnati Reds26917.3464.0128167-394-85-91367264.529
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122San Diego Padres281810.643-154112429-49-61347361.545
NL West2513San Francisco Giants271413.5193.514914728-76-61355481.400
NL West3816Los Angeles Dodgers291415.4834.510710434-1010-51337657.571
NL West41021Colorado Rockies261214.4625.0132171-397-65-81367165.522
28 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season