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Baseball on Thursday, August 01, 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
Toronto Blue Jays5Cleveland Indians3BoxErik Hanson (10-12)Albie Lopez (1-3)TOR  J Carter (26), J Olerud (16)John Olerud (26.7)
California Angels5Detroit Tigers13BoxBrian Williams (3-8)Shawn Boskie (10-5)CAL  T Greene (1)  DET  A Cedeno (5), T Clark (13), M Lewis (11), M Parent (7)Mark Parent (16.7)
Boston Red Sox4Kansas City Royals9BoxTim Belcher (10-6)Roger Clemens (4-11)NoneMichael Tucker (15.6)
Seattle Mariners9Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJamie Moyer (8-1)Ben McDonald (10-5)NoneJoey Cora (29.3)
Baltimore Orioles4Minnesota Twins2BoxDavid Wells (8-10)Rich Robertson (4-10)MIN  R Coomer (9)Jeff Hammonds (39.7)
Chicago White Sox8Oakland Athletics3BoxKevin Tapani (10-5)John Wasdin (6-4)CHA  F Thomas (24)  OAK  T Steinbach (26)Frank Thomas (22.8)
New York Yankees6Texas Rangers5BoxKenny Rogers (8-5)Ken Hill (11-6)TEX  J Gonzalez (33)Juan Gonzalez (41.1)
Colorado Rockies1Chicago Cubs4BoxJaime Navarro (9-9)Mark Thompson (4-8)CHN  S Sosa (37)Sammy Sosa (29.0)
Florida Marlins7Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxChris Hammond (4-6)Darren Dreifort (0-1)FLO  G Sheffield (29)Gary Sheffield (62.0)
Cincinnati Reds9Montreal Expos7BoxJeff Shaw (4-4)Mike Dyer (5-4)CIN  E Davis (19), B Larkin (18), R Sanders (12), E Taubensee (7)  MON  S Andrews 2 (15), M Lansing (9)Eric Davis (40.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates13New York Mets9BoxRamon Morel (2-0)Dave Mlicki (5-5)NYN  T Hundley (31)  PIT  D Clark (4), N Liriano (2)Charlie Hayes (37.9)
St. Louis Cardinals1Philadelphia Phillies2Box G1Russ Springer (3-9)Donovan Osborne (9-7)NoneDave Doster (36.8)
St. Louis Cardinals7Philadelphia Phillies1Box G2Andy Benes (10-8)Mike Mimbs (1-7)SLN  R Gant (20), B Jordan (14)Brian Jordan (27.0)
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres2BoxMike Bielecki (2-2)Tim Worrell (6-5)ATL  J Lopez (17)  SDN  K Caminiti 2 (19)Ken Caminiti (22.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6543.602--62652634-2331-20L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5949.5466.059450829-2630-23W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5256.48113.063661324-2928-27L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5156.47713.559660523-2428-32L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals4960.45016.550355227-2922-31W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6442.604--54550729-2535-17W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5552.5149.561860425-2229-31W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5058.46315.055557125-3125-27W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4759.44317.061665220-3527-24L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3672.33329.054176517-4119-31W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6148.560--64153824-2837-20L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5948.5511.068461329-2330-25W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5554.5056.060659631-2724-27L1Game Log
California Angels5157.4729.553264318-3633-21L4Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals5751.528--51949530-2827-23W1Game Log
Houston Astros5752.5230.552754427-3130-21L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5351.5102.048550027-2526-26W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5354.4953.551549823-2930-25W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4959.4548.050255424-2925-30W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves6641.617--53141228-2338-18W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5849.5428.050845226-2732-22L1Game Log
New York Mets5257.47715.051851820-3332-24L1Game Log
Florida Marlins5058.46316.544747016-3534-23W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4464.40722.543752822-3822-26L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres5852.527--53748629-2429-28L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5752.5230.545343427-2930-23L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5454.5003.063966516-3638-18L5Game Log
San Francisco Giants4660.43410.049755920-3226-28L2Game Log

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