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Baseball on Friday, August 02, 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 Twins10Boston Red Sox11BoxMark Brandenburg (2-3)Dan Naulty (3-2)BOS  D Bragg (8), R Jefferson (13), M Stanley (19)  MIN  M Lawton (3)Rich Becker (43.1)
Baltimore Orioles1Cleveland Indians11BoxOrel Hershiser (11-7)Scott Erickson (5-10)CLE  A Belle (37), J Burnitz (7), M Carreon (11), K Lofton (8)Kenny Lofton (15.9)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers8BoxOmar Olivares (6-7)Matt Wagner (3-3)DET  T Fryman (15)Mark Lewis (13.6)
New York Yankees3Kansas City Royals4BoxJeff Montgomery (3-6)Mariano Rivera (4-2)NYA  C Fielder (27), D Jeter (6)Cecil Fielder (24.5)
Milwaukee Brewers4Oakland Athletics3BoxAngel Miranda (5-5)Billy Taylor (5-3)OAK  E Young (15)Damon Mashore (38.4)
Chicago White Sox9Texas Rangers0BoxAlex Fernandez (11-7)Roger Pavlik (12-5)NoneHarold Baines (11.5)
California Angels2Toronto Blue Jays9BoxPat Hentgen (13-6)Chuck Finley (11-9)CAL  J Edmonds (18)  TOR  J Samuel (6), E Sprague (28)Juan Samuel (38.3)
Colorado Rockies7Chicago Cubs2BoxKevin Ritz (12-7)Amaury Telemaco (4-6)COL  V Castilla (26), A Galarraga (29)John Vander Wal (16.0)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros5BoxDoug Drabek (5-7)Mark Gardner (9-4)NoneDerek Bell (16.3)
Atlanta Braves1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxScott Radinsky (1-1)John Smoltz (17-6)LAN  B Ashley (6)Raul Mondesi (13.1)
Cincinnati Reds1Montreal Expos11BoxPedro Martinez (9-6)Kevin Jarvis (4-4)CIN  H Morris (9)  MON  H Rodriguez (29)Shane Andrews (12.5)
St. Louis Cardinals4New York Mets3BoxTodd Stottlemyre (10-7)Bobby Jones (9-7)NYN  B Gilkey (25)  SLN  R Gant (21)Ron Gant (34.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates8Philadelphia Phillies3BoxMarc Wilkins (2-0)Ron Blazier (2-1)NoneJason Kendall (40.7)
Florida Marlins1San Diego Padres2BoxTrevor Hoffman (7-4)Yorkis Perez (3-4)SDN  K Caminiti (20)Edgar Renteria (7.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6643.606--63752734-2332-20W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6049.5506.060350830-2630-23W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5356.48613.064061625-2928-27W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5157.47214.560661623-2528-32L4Game Log
Kansas City Royals5060.45516.550755527-2923-31W2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6443.598--54851129-2635-17L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5553.5099.561961525-2329-31L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5158.46814.056457325-3126-27W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox4859.44916.062766220-3528-24W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3772.33928.054976717-4120-31W5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6149.555--64154724-2837-21L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5949.5461.068662129-2430-25L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5555.5006.060960031-2724-28L2Game Log
California Angels5158.4689.553465218-3733-21L5Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals5851.532--52349831-2827-23W2Game Log
Houston Astros5852.5270.553254527-3131-21W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5352.5053.048651127-2626-26L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5355.4914.551750523-2930-26L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5059.4598.051055725-2925-30W2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves6642.611--53241428-2438-18L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5949.5467.051945326-2733-22W1Game Log
New York Mets5258.47315.052152220-3332-25L2Game Log
Florida Marlins5059.45916.544847216-3634-23L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4465.40422.544053622-3822-27L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres5952.532--53948729-2430-28W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5852.5270.545543527-2931-23W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5554.5053.064666717-3638-18W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4661.43011.049856420-3326-28L3Game Log

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