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Thursday May 9,1996This 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 1996-05-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals8California Angels2BoxMark GubiczaJason Grimsley(none)
Baltimore Orioles6Chicago White Sox4BoxMike MussinaWilson AlvarezRandy Myers
Boston Red Sox2Milwaukee Brewers17BoxRicky BonesAaron Sele(none)
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees2BoxGreg GohrJimmy KeyMike Myers
Toronto Blue Jays5Texas Rangers2BoxPaul QuantrillKen HillMike Timlin
Colorado Rockies2Florida Marlins6BoxKurt MillerMarvin Freeman(none)
Houston Astros11Montreal Expos4BoxDarryl KileKirk Rueter(none)
San Diego Padres7Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxAndy AshbyPaul Wagner(none)
San Francisco Giants8St. Louis Cardinals16BoxJeff ParrettMark Dewey(none)

Standings as of 1996-05-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134New York Yankees322012.625--190151397-713-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1307258.554
2711Baltimore Orioles331716.5153.5176202-265-812-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1297158.550
31019Toronto Blue Jays331518.4555.5196199-38-97-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1295970.457
41327Boston Red Sox321121.3449.0151208-574-127-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park1307456.569
51428Detroit Tigers361125.30611.0178269-915-166-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1264284.333
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians322111.656--1891503912-89-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1297851.605
247Chicago White Sox331815.5453.5165145209-119-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1296762.519
3813Minnesota Twins321616.5005.0198170287-99-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1306268.477
41121Milwaukee Brewers311417.4526.5196167297-107-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1316665.504
51224Kansas City Royals351520.4297.5153179-269-96-11W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1266066.476
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Texas Rangers342212.647--204155498-714-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1286860.531
269Seattle Mariners341816.5294.0192172207-611-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1276760.528
3510California Angels341816.5294.0148166-186-1012-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium1275275.409
4915Oakland Athletics331617.4855.5172175-39-77-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1296267.481
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Montreal Expos352312.657--2101506010-813-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1276562.512
235Atlanta Braves342113.6181.5161118438-613-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1287553.586
348Philadelphia Phillies321715.5314.5144144012-75-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1305080.385
41325Florida Marlins361521.4178.5121164-435-1310-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1266561.516
51426New York Mets321319.4068.5164169-56-117-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium1305872.446
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1512Houston Astros351817.514--181175611-77-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1276463.504
2717Chicago Cubs341618.4711.516416224-1012-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1286068.469
3816Pittsburgh Pirates341618.4711.5160171-119-77-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1285771.445
41122Cincinnati Reds311417.4522.0162185-237-87-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium1316764.511
51223St. Louis Cardinals341519.4412.5147185-387-98-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1287355.570
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126San Diego Padres342113.618--1831325111-510-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersJack Murphy Stadium1287058.547
2614San Francisco Giants331617.4854.5187198-1110-86-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park1295277.403
3918Los Angeles Dodgers351619.4575.513112836-1410-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1277453.583
41020Colorado Rockies331518.4555.5172206-347-108-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1296861.527


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Pat AhearneP26.150Released by Mets