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Baseball on Wednesday, May 08, 1996


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Kansas City Royals3California Angels1BoxHipolito Pichardo (2-3)Mark Eichhorn (1-2)NoneDavid Howard (33.3)
Baltimore Orioles2Chicago White Sox11BoxJames Baldwin (3-0)Scott Erickson (2-3)BAL  J Hammonds (4)  CHA  R Durham (4), R Ventura (5)Danny Tartabull (19.5)
Detroit Tigers3New York Yankees10BoxDwight Gooden (1-3)Greg Keagle (3-3)NYA  T Raines (1), B Williams (7)Tino Martinez (16.3)
Cleveland Indians7Oakland Athletics3BoxCharles Nagy (5-1)Carlos Reyes (3-5)CLE  A Belle (13)  OAK  J Giambi (5)Julio Franco (26.3)
Minnesota Twins7Seattle Mariners5BoxEddie Guardado (1-2)Bob Wells (2-1)SEA  P Sorrento (9), D Wilson (8)Rich Becker (26.1)
Toronto Blue Jays2Texas Rangers4BoxBobby Witt (4-2)Erik Hanson (3-5)NoneMickey Tettleton (24.5)
Colorado Rockies1Atlanta Braves5BoxTom Glavine (3-3)Armando Reynoso (2-3)ATL  J Blauser (2)Jeff Blauser (33.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers0Cincinnati Reds5BoxPete Schourek (4-1)Chan Ho Park (3-2)CIN  J Branson (3)Jeff Branson (15.4)
New York Mets3Florida Marlins6BoxYorkis Perez (1-1)Doug Henry (1-1)FLO  A Arias (2), J Conine (5)Alex Arias (42.2)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos4BoxRheal Cormier (2-2)Jaime Navarro (2-4)NoneMark Grudzielanek (24.4)
Houston Astros1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxKen Ryan (2-1)Jeff Tabaka (0-2)NoneTodd Zeile (17.0)
San Diego Padres5Pittsburgh Pirates4Box G1Bob Tewksbury (4-1)Darrell May (0-1)PIT  J Kendall (1)  SDN  K Caminiti 2 (5)Ken Caminiti (36.6)
San Diego Padres3Pittsburgh Pirates4Box G2Jason Christiansen (3-2)Scott Sanders (0-1)SDN  S Finley 2 (4)Steve Finley (38.9)
San Francisco Giants10St. Louis Cardinals7BoxMark Gardner (3-1)Andy Benes (1-5)SLN  R Gant (6)Danny Sheaffer (18.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2111.656--18915012-89-3W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1814.5623.01611399-119-3W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1616.5005.01981707-99-7W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1317.4337.01791657-106-7L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1420.4128.01451778-96-11W4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2011.645--1881477-713-4W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1616.5004.51701984-812-8L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1418.4376.51911977-97-9L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1120.3559.01491914-117-9W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1025.28612.01742674-166-9L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers2211.667--2021508-714-4W5Game Log
California Angels1815.5454.01461586-1012-5L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1816.5294.51921727-611-10L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1617.4856.01721759-77-10L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros1717.500--17017110-77-10L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1617.4850.51591649-77-10W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1618.4711.01641624-1012-8L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1417.4521.51621857-87-9W5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1419.4242.51311777-97-10L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2311.676--20613910-813-3W5Game Log
Atlanta Braves2113.6182.01611188-613-7W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1715.5315.014414412-75-8W1Game Log
New York Mets1319.4069.01641696-117-8L4Game Log
Florida Marlins1421.4009.51151625-139-8W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres2013.606--17613110-510-8L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1616.5003.517918210-76-9W2Game Log
Colorado Rockies1517.4694.51702007-98-8L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1619.4575.01311286-1410-5L2Game Log


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