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MLB Games on Saturday August 17, 1996

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL0Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP932,497Fenway ParkDay2:42Roger ClemensChuck Finley---Stanley
Detroit TigersAL3Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP942,511Jacobs FieldDay2:54Orel HershiserJustin ThompsonJose MesaThome
Chicago White SoxAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP931,551County StadiumNight2:59Alex FernandezBen McDonaldRoberto HernandezMieske, Newfield, Ventura
Toronto Blue JaysAL1Minnesota TwinsAL11Box | PBP920,354Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:57Rich RobertsonErik Hanson---Hollins
Seattle MarinersAL10New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP951,729Yankee Stadium IDay2:44Jamie MoyerKenny Rogers---Buhner, Griffey, Rodriguez, Williams
Baltimore OriolesAL1Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP920,231Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:34Ariel PrietoRocky CoppingerMark AcrePalmeiro, Steinbach
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Texas RangersAL1Box | PBP941,855The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:31Tim BelcherKen Hill------
Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Atlanta BravesNL7Box | PBP949,024Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:26Mike BieleckiMatt Ruebel---Dye, Klesko
Houston AstrosNL3Chicago CubsNL12Box | PBP939,775Wrigley FieldDay2:59Steve TrachselDarryl Kile---Gonzalez
Colorado RockiesNL3Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP90Riverfront StadiumNight2:43John SmileyMike MunozJeff BrantleyBichette, Burks
Colorado RockiesNL5Cincinnati RedsNL9Box | PBP934,225Riverfront StadiumNight3:05Jeff ShawSteve Reed---Bichette, Branson, Burks, Larkin, Sanders, Taubensee, Walker
Montreal ExposNL6Los Angeles DodgersNL7Box | PBP947,549Dodger StadiumNight2:59Todd WorrellDave Veres---Piazza
San Francisco GiantsNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP924,522Veterans StadiumNight3:11Allen WatsonRich HunterRod BeckBonds, Santiago
New York MetsNL7San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP920,873---Night3:00Mark ClarkTim WorrellDoug Henry---
Florida MarlinsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP930,792Busch Stadium IIDay2:50T.J. MathewsJay PowellDennis EckersleyGant
15 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 Saturday, August 17, 1996

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East123New York Yankees1217051.579-6225873532-2938-22412219.537
AL East259Baltimore Orioles1236657.5375.07456915434-2731-31392217.564
AL East3817Boston Red Sox1236063.48811.0709721-1226-3634-27392514.641
AL East41324Toronto Blue Jays1235469.43917.0615660-4526-3628-33392019.513
AL East51428Detroit Tigers1224280.34428.5595836-24119-4723-33401129.275
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central112Cleveland Indians1237449.602-71359711639-2735-22382513.658
AL Central245Chicago White Sox1246856.5486.56915969534-3134-25381721.447
AL Central3714Minnesota Twins1226260.50811.57006782232-2830-32401624.400
AL Central41019Kansas City Royals1245866.46816.5593605-1232-3226-34371720.459
AL Central51122Milwaukee Brewers1245767.46017.5703699427-3230-35382315.605
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134Texas Rangers1247054.565-71960511428-3042-24382018.526
AL West2612Seattle Mariners1216358.5215.57486895932-2531-33402218.550
AL West3918Oakland Athletics1266165.48410.0673711-3832-2929-36361719.472
AL West41223California Angels1225666.45913.0586737-15120-3936-27391425.359
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1227646.623-61146214933-2543-21402020.500
NL East226Montreal Expos1216655.5459.55955197628-3038-25412219.537
NL East31020New York Mets1245866.46819.0585598-1324-3834-28381325.342
NL East41121Florida Marlins1235766.46319.5511544-3318-4139-25392316.590
NL East51427Philadelphia Phillies1244975.39528.0489617-12823-4026-35381820.474
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1410Houston Astros1236657.537-601614-1332-3434-23391623.410
NL Central238St. Louis Cardinals1236657.537-5835443932-2934-28392217.564
NL Central3713Cincinnati Reds1206159.5083.5557588-3129-2932-30422022.476
NL Central4916Chicago Cubs1216061.4965.05885701827-3133-30411625.390
NL Central51326Pittsburgh Pirates1225270.42613.5561632-7125-3427-36402119.525
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West157Los Angeles Dodgers1236657.537-5235032033-3233-25392415.615
NL West2611San Diego Padres1256659.5281.06045485634-2932-30372512.676
NL West3815Colorado Rockies1236261.5044.0731738-722-4240-19392118.538
NL West41225San Francisco Giants1205268.43312.5565627-6225-3827-30421626.381
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