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Baseball on Sunday, May 05, 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
Milwaukee Brewers13Baltimore Orioles1BoxBen McDonald (4-1)Jimmy Haynes (1-4)BAL  B Surhoff (9)  MIL  J Cirillo (4), J Valentin (6), G Vaughn (9)Greg Vaughn (23.5)
Toronto Blue Jays11Boston Red Sox4BoxPat Hentgen (4-2)Tim Wakefield (2-4)BOS  M Vaughn (9)  TOR  J Carter (10)Shawn Green (23.7)
Minnesota Twins1California Angels5BoxShawn Boskie (3-0)LaTroy Hawkins (1-1)CAL  J Howell (2), R Velarde (1)  MIN  R Becker (2)Jim Edmonds (16.5)
Texas Rangers3Detroit Tigers2BoxKevin Gross (4-3)Jose Lima (0-2)DET  E Williams (4)  TEX  K Elster (7)Kevin Elster (27.2)
Oakland Athletics0Kansas City Royals2BoxChris Haney (1-4)Ariel Prieto (1-3)NoneJohnny Damon (9.5)
Chicago White Sox1New York Yankees7BoxAndy Pettitte (5-1)Kevin Tapani (2-2)NYA  W Boggs (1)Ruben Sierra (29.5)
Cleveland Indians2Seattle Mariners0BoxDennis Martinez (5-2)Chris Bosio (3-2)CLE  E Murray (1)Jim Thome (11.0)
Philadelphia Phillies8Atlanta Braves11BoxJohn Smoltz (6-1)Mike Williams (0-3)ATL  D Justice 2 (5), R Klesko (12), F McGriff (7)  PHI  P Incaviglia (4), B Santiago (9)Dave Justice (23.2)
New York Mets4Chicago Cubs5BoxTurk Wendell (3-0)Jerry DiPoto (1-1)CHN  S Sosa 2 (9)Todd Hundley (32.5)
Florida Marlins4Colorado Rockies5BoxKevin Ritz (3-3)Yorkis Perez (0-1)COL  E Burks (7)  FLO  J Conine (4)Jeff Conine (56.0)
Montreal Expos5Houston Astros0BoxJeff Fassero (2-3)Doug Brocail (1-3)MON  H Rodriguez (12)Henry Rodriguez (9.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxDenny Neagle (4-1)Ismael Valdez (2-2)PIT  M Cummings (1)Midre Cummings (24.9)
St. Louis Cardinals4San Diego Padres10BoxJoey Hamilton (6-1)Alan Benes (3-2)SDN  W Joyner (2)  SLN  B Jordan (2)Steve Finley (13.7)
Cincinnati Reds12San Francisco Giants6BoxJohn Smiley (2-3)William VanLandingham (1-5)CIN  E Davis (6), T Howard (1), B Larkin (5)  SFN  M Williams (6)Eric Davis (29.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians209.690--17513411-69-3W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1614.5334.51471359-117-3L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1415.4836.01851605-89-7L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1316.4487.01771617-106-6W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1120.35510.01281695-96-11W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees1711.607--1561347-710-4W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1614.5332.01661844-612-8L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1416.4674.01881887-77-9W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1020.3338.01451893-117-9L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1022.3129.01612354-136-9L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers2011.645--1931478-712-4W3Game Log
California Angels1812.6001.51381416-1012-2W6Game Log
Seattle Mariners1714.5483.01821597-610-8L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1416.4675.51561619-75-9L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs1615.516--1571444-712-8W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1515.5000.51471489-76-8W2Game Log
Houston Astros1516.4841.01511598-67-10L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1417.4522.01221637-97-8L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1217.4143.01541837-85-9W3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2011.645--18813210-810-3W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1813.5812.01461118-610-7W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1613.5523.013212512-74-6L2Game Log
New York Mets1316.4486.01581566-87-8L1Game Log
Florida Marlins1121.3449.51021565-136-8L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres1912.613--1681239-410-8W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies1514.5173.01631857-68-8W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1517.4694.51211165-1210-5L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1416.4674.51651738-76-9L4Game Log

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