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Baseball on Wednesday, August 07, 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 Jays0Boston Red Sox8BoxTom Gordon (9-5)Pat Hentgen (13-7)BOS  M Greenwell (3), T Rodriguez (1), M Vaughn (34)Tony Rodriguez (16.1)
Minnesota Twins4California Angels0BoxRich Robertson (5-10)Chuck Finley (11-10)NoneChuck Knoblauch (18.8)
Texas Rangers2Detroit Tigers4BoxJohn Cummings (1-1)Roger Pavlik (12-6)DET  T Fryman (16), B Higginson (18)Curtis Pride (21.7)
Oakland Athletics0Kansas City Royals7BoxKevin Appier (10-7)Ariel Prieto (2-5)KCA  C Paquette (16)Craig Paquette (15.2)
Baltimore Orioles12Milwaukee Brewers2BoxScott Erickson (6-10)Scott Karl (10-6)BAL  R Alomar (16), J Hammonds (9), R Palmeiro (28)Jeff Hammonds (24.0)
Chicago White Sox8New York Yankees4BoxRoberto Hernandez (3-1)Jeff Nelson (4-3)CHA  R Karkovice (10)  NYA  B Williams (21)Harold Baines (29.8)
Cleveland Indians5Seattle Mariners4BoxJulian Tavarez (4-6)Norm Charlton (2-6)CLE  O Vizquel (8)  SEA  A Rodriguez (25), D Wilson (15)Mark Carreon (51.0)
Philadelphia Phillies1Atlanta Braves14BoxJohn Smoltz (18-6)Bobby Munoz (0-3)ATL  J Lopez (18), F McGriff (22)Mark Whiten (13.3)
New York Mets11Chicago Cubs7BoxJerry DiPoto (6-1)Terry Adams (2-4)CHN  L Gomez (17), L Gonzalez (8), M Hubbard (1), S Sosa (39)  NYN  L Johnson 2 (7)Rey Ordonez (37.4)
Florida Marlins5Colorado Rockies12BoxKevin Ritz (13-7)Al Leiter (11-10)COL  A Galarraga (31), Q McCracken (2), W Weiss (5)  FLO  G Sheffield (32)Andres Galarraga (40.3)
Montreal Expos13Houston Astros5BoxMark Leiter (5-10)Donne Wall (6-4)HOU  J Bagwell (24), D Bell (14)  MON  D Fletcher 2 (11)Darrin Fletcher (26.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates12BoxJon Lieber (5-4)Ramon Martinez (8-6)LAN  M Busch (3)  PIT  D Clark (5), M Johnson (12)Jeff King (33.5)
Cincinnati Reds2San Francisco Giants9BoxMark Gardner (10-4)Kevin Jarvis (4-5)SFN  B Bonds (32)Glenallen Hill (30.6)
San Diego Padres0St. Louis Cardinals1BoxMark Petkovsek (8-2)Doug Bochtler (0-4)SLN  G Gaetti (16)Mark Sweeney (10.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6945.605--67455836-2333-22W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6351.5536.064454433-2830-23W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5559.48214.066764827-3028-29L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5459.47814.562963626-2728-32W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5362.46116.553957127-2926-33W2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6745.598--57553731-2736-18L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5954.5228.566864829-2429-31W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox5360.46914.566068020-3533-25W4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5262.45616.058059925-3427-28L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers3974.34528.556478517-4122-33W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6352.548--67058425-2938-23L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6052.5361.570563930-2530-27L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5659.4877.061863831-2925-30L3Game Log
California Angels5261.46010.054767319-3833-23L3Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6153.535--54050832-2929-24W1Game Log
Houston Astros6054.5261.055357227-3133-23L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5555.5004.050053829-2926-26L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5558.4875.553753323-2932-29L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5163.44710.053157625-3226-31W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7042.625--56742630-2440-18W4Game Log
Montreal Expos6349.5627.055246828-2735-22W5Game Log
New York Mets5461.47017.554254721-3533-26W1Game Log
Florida Marlins5262.45619.047851218-3934-23L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4767.41224.045956822-4025-27L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres6155.526--55050530-2631-29L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5955.5181.069269119-3640-19W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5955.5181.046745928-3031-25L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4765.42012.051958420-3527-30W1Game Log

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