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Baseball on Saturday, May 18, 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
Seattle Mariners7Baltimore Orioles3BoxBob Milacki (1-0)Kent Mercker (2-3)SEA  J Buhner (13), A Rodriguez (8)John Marzano (36.3)
Oakland Athletics6Boston Red Sox5BoxBuddy Groom (2-0)Rich Garces (0-1)BOS  J Canseco (6)  OAK  J Giambi (7), T Steinbach (8)Jason Giambi (32.0)
Texas Rangers6Cleveland Indians3BoxDarren Oliver (3-1)Brian Anderson (0-1)CLE  A Belle (17)  TEX  D Hamilton (2)Damon Buford (39.2)
Chicago White Sox16Detroit Tigers4BoxKirk McCaskill (2-2)John Farrell (0-1)CHA  H Baines (9), R Durham (5), D Lewis (1), F Thomas (13)  DET  T Fryman (10)Darren Lewis (28.3)
Toronto Blue Jays6Kansas City Royals2BoxFrank Viola (1-2)Kevin Appier (3-4)KCA  C Paquette (2)Joe Carter (26.7)
Milwaukee Brewers7Minnesota Twins3BoxAngel Miranda (3-2)Pat Mahomes (1-2)MIL  J Jaha (6), D Nilsson 2 (5), J Valentin (7)  MIN  M Cordova (4)Marty Cordova (27.8)
California Angels3New York Yankees7BoxKenny Rogers (2-0)Shad Williams (0-1)NYA  T Martinez (6)Paul O'Neill (17.6)
Cincinnati Reds1Atlanta Braves2BoxBrad Clontz (2-2)Johnny Ruffin (0-2)ATL  R Klesko (14)  CIN  E Davis (9)Ryan Klesko (30.5)
Florida Marlins3Chicago Cubs2BoxJohn Burkett (3-5)Steve Trachsel (3-3)CHN  L Gomez (7)  FLO  C Johnson (8), G Sheffield (13)Charles Johnson (20.8)
St. Louis Cardinals8Colorado Rockies9BoxJohn Habyan (1-1)Dennis Eckersley (0-4)COL  D Bichette (4), E Burks (9), J Reed (5), J Vander Wal (1), L Walker (9)  SLN  G Gaetti (4), R Lankford (10), J Mabry (2)Ray Lankford (27.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Houston Astros1BoxFrancisco Cordova (1-2)Anthony Young (1-2)HOU  S Berry (4)Jason Kendall (39.8)
Philadelphia Phillies2Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxPedro Astacio (3-3)Sid Fernandez (2-4)LAN  M Busch (1), E Karros (6)Eric Karros (32.1)
Montreal Expos3San Diego Padres2BoxUgueth Urbina (2-0)Fernando Valenzuela (2-2)NoneSherman Obando (24.5)
New York Mets14San Francisco Giants5BoxMark Clark (2-5)William VanLandingham (2-6)NYN  R Brogna (5), T Hundley 2 (11)  SFN  G Hill (10)Rico Brogna (34.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2713.675--24019114-913-4L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2318.5614.523618812-1311-5W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1920.4877.52482149-1010-10W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins1822.4509.02232307-1211-10L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1825.41910.518823411-137-12L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2415.615--2281898-916-6W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2218.5502.52252429-913-9L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1922.4636.023223410-129-10W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1524.3859.02032485-1410-10L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1232.27314.52083346-216-11L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers2715.643--2581939-818-7W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2219.5374.52512169-813-11W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2020.5006.022021110-810-12W1Game Log
California Angels1922.4637.51842206-1413-8L6Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2123.477--21722813-128-11L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2023.4650.52051895-1215-11L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1621.4323.51772117-109-11L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1824.4292.018621611-107-14W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1725.4053.01892348-139-12L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2815.651--24218212-1116-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2715.6430.520913910-717-8W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2021.4887.017519512-108-11L3Game Log
Florida Marlins2123.4777.51631896-1415-9W1Game Log
New York Mets1723.4259.52022048-149-9W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres2617.605--21916012-714-10L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2321.5233.51751518-1515-6W5Game Log
San Francisco Giants2020.5004.522424014-106-10L3Game Log
Colorado Rockies1821.4626.02052508-1310-8W3Game Log

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