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Sunday May 12,1996This 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 1996-05-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians4California Angels1BoxJim PooleTroy PercivalJose Mesa
New York Yankees9Chicago White Sox8BoxBob WickmanLarry ThomasJohn Wetteland
Baltimore Orioles4Milwaukee Brewers6BoxAngel MirandaScott EricksonMike Fetters
Minnesota Twins3Oakland Athletics8BoxDon WengertJose Parra(none)
Kansas City Royals5Seattle Mariners8BoxRandy JohnsonDoug LintonNorm Charlton
Detroit Tigers5Texas Rangers3BoxFelipe LiraDarren OliverMike Myers
Boston Red Sox7Toronto Blue Jays8BoxMarty JanzenHeathcliff Slocumb(none)
San Diego Padres5Cincinnati Reds0BoxBob TewksburyDave Burba(none)
Colorado Rockies5Florida Marlins7BoxRobb NenCurt Leskanic(none)
Houston Astros6Montreal Expos7BoxUgueth UrbinaMike HamptonMel Rojas
Chicago Cubs3New York Mets0BoxJim BullingerMark Clark(none)
Atlanta Braves0Philadelphia Phillies6BoxMike GraceGreg Maddux(none)
San Francisco Giants7Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxAllen WatsonZane Smith(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5St. Louis Cardinals6BoxMark PetkovsekHideo NomoDennis Eckersley

Standings as of 1996-05-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135New York Yankees352114.600--206171358-913-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1277156.559
2611Baltimore Orioles361917.5282.5195218-237-912-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1266957.548
3916Toronto Blue Jays361719.4724.5218220-28-99-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1265769.452
41327Boston Red Sox351223.3439.0172230-585-147-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan DuquetteFenway Park1277354.575
51428Detroit Tigers391227.30811.0192289-976-186-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1234182.333
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians352312.657--2071693814-99-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1267650.603
247Chicago White Sox362016.5563.5185161249-1111-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1266561.516
31020Minnesota Twins351619.4577.021120567-129-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1276265.488
41121Milwaukee Brewers341519.4417.5212186267-108-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1286563.508
51225Kansas City Royals381622.4218.5173208-3510-116-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1235964.480
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Texas Rangers372413.649--224169558-716-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1256659.528
258Seattle Mariners372017.5414.0221192297-613-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1246559.524
3710Oakland Athletics361917.5284.5207188199-710-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1265967.468
4813California Angels371918.5145.0167184-176-1013-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BavasiAnaheim Stadium1245173.411
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Montreal Expos382612.684--2321676510-816-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1246262.500
224Atlanta Braves372314.6222.51831275610-713-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1257352.584
3512Philadelphia Phillies351817.5146.5153166-1312-76-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1274978.386
4918Florida Marlins391821.4628.5143171-285-1313-8W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1236261.504
51324New York Mets351520.4299.5173178-56-119-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McIlvaineShea Stadium1275671.441
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1615Houston Astros381820.474--198197111-107-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1246460.516
2817Cincinnati Reds341618.471--171196-257-89-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenRiverfront Stadium1286563.508
31019Chicago Cubs371720.4590.517317125-1212-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1255966.472
41123Pittsburgh Pirates371621.4321.5173195-229-77-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1255768.456
51222St. Louis Cardinals371621.4321.5157197-407-99-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1257253.576
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1996 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Diego Padres372215.595--1941415312-710-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersJack Murphy Stadium1256956.552
249San Francisco Giants361917.5282.5211211013-86-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBob QuinnCandlestick Park1264977.389
3714Los Angeles Dodgers381820.4744.514313858-1510-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1247252.581
41426Colorado Rockies361521.4176.5179228-497-138-8L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1266858.540


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tim HamulackP19.179signed 
Felix JoseRF31.010Released by Red Sox. 
Joe SlusarskiP29.144Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.