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Baseball on Friday, April 12, 1996

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike Mussina (3-0)Rich Robertson (0-3)BAL  R Palmeiro (3)  MIN  C Knoblauch (1), S Stahoviak (2)Rafael Palmeiro (48.8)
Cleveland Indians3Boston Red Sox1BoxCharles Nagy (2-0)Aaron Sele (0-1)NoneKenny Lofton (23.4)
Oakland Athletics7Chicago White Sox2BoxCarlos Reyes (1-2)Alex Fernandez (1-1)CHA  T Phillips (3)  OAK  G Berroa (4), P Plantier (3)Harold Baines (21.2)
California Angels5Detroit Tigers4BoxChuck Finley (2-1)Felipe Lira (1-2)CAL  C Davis (3), J Edmonds (4)  DET  C Fielder (5), M Lewis (1)Gary DiSarcina (32.2)
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers1BoxKevin Appier (1-1)Ricky Bones (0-2)KCA  B Hamelin (1)  MIL  F Vina (1)Sal Fasano (21.4)
Texas Rangers3New York Yankees4BoxDavid Cone (2-0)Ken Hill (2-1)NYA  R Sierra (2)  TEX  D Palmer (1)Ruben Sierra (17.0)
Seattle Mariners9Toronto Blue Jays6BoxSterling Hitchcock (3-0)Paul Quantrill (0-2)SEA  J Buhner (2), K Griffey 2 (5), E Martinez (1)  TOR  J Olerud (3), E Sprague (3)Ken Griffey (22.5)
Houston Astros10Cincinnati Reds8BoxTodd Jones (2-0)Marcus Moore (0-1)CIN  J Branson (2)  HOU  J Bagwell (4), C Biggio (1), O Miller (1)Jeff Bagwell (61.8)
New York Mets5Colorado Rockies6BoxMarvin Freeman (1-1)Mark Clark (0-2)COL  A Galarraga (3), L Walker (3)  NYN  B Gilkey (3)Larry Walker (41.9)
Florida Marlins3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxJohn Burkett (1-1)Ismael Valdez (0-1)FLO  G Colbrunn (2), G Sheffield 2 (4)  LAN  R Mondesi (2)Gary Sheffield (17.6)
Montreal Expos13Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxKirk Rueter (1-1)Danny Darwin (1-1)MON  M Alou (2), H Rodriguez (3)Sherman Obando (14.9)
Atlanta Braves5San Diego Padres3BoxJason Schmidt (2-0)Sean Bergman (1-1)ATL  R Klesko (5)Ryan Klesko (23.6)
Chicago Cubs1San Francisco Giants4BoxMark Leiter (1-1)Jaime Navarro (0-2)SFN  B Bonds (3)Mark Carreon (28.2)
Philadelphia Phillies1St. Louis Cardinals6BoxTom Urbani (1-0)Mike Williams (0-1)SLN  R Lankford 2 (3)John Mabry (17.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins45.444--50491-23-3L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians35.3750.525431-22-3W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers35.3750.544482-31-2L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox36.3331.039402-41-2L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals36.3331.029391-52-1W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles81.889--45252-16-0W4Game Log
New York Yankees53.6252.533262-33-0W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays54.5563.051393-22-2L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers56.4554.069863-42-2L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox27.2226.032481-51-2L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers72.778--51261-26-0L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners64.6001.555482-24-2W2Game Log
California Angels54.5562.040532-23-2W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics45.4443.062552-12-4W2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals64.600--46463-33-1W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs54.5560.555431-24-2L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds55.5001.057722-03-5L2Game Log
Houston Astros56.4551.554732-03-6W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates45.4441.539444-10-4L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos73.700--62355-22-1W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves56.4552.556442-33-3W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies45.4442.537412-22-3L2Game Log
Florida Marlins47.3643.526512-32-4W1Game Log
New York Mets37.3004.058661-42-3L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres73.700--65334-13-2L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants64.6001.058485-41-0W3Game Log
Colorado Rockies55.5002.049582-43-1W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers57.4173.039472-53-2L1Game Log

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