Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

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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