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Baseball on Friday, August 09, 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
Kansas City Royals5California Angels3BoxJose Rosado (3-2)Mark Langston (6-5)CAL  R Hudler (14)  KCA  J Offerman (3)Tom Goodwin (14.1)
Baltimore Orioles3Chicago White Sox4BoxBill Simas (1-7)Randy Myers (1-3)BAL  B Anderson 2 (37), C Hoiles (18)  CHA  R Ventura (26)Chris Hoiles (37.1)
Boston Red Sox9Milwaukee Brewers7Box G1Jeff Suppan (1-1)Tim VanEgmond (1-3)BOS  R Jefferson (14), T O'Leary (10), M Stanley (21)  MIL  J Jaha (24), J Valentin (18)Troy O'Leary (34.8)
Boston Red Sox4Milwaukee Brewers1Box G2Vaughn Eshelman (6-3)Ricky Bones (7-12)BOS  R Jefferson (15), L Tinsley (3)Jeff Frye (14.5)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees3BoxJohn Cummings (2-1)Andy Pettitte (16-7)DET  R Sierra (12)  NYA  C Fielder (29), T Martinez (16)Ruben Sierra (33.7)
Cleveland Indians10Oakland Athletics4BoxJack McDowell (10-6)Dave Telgheder (1-3)CLE  A Belle (38)  OAK  S Brosius (18)Jim Thome (47.0)
Minnesota Twins6Seattle Mariners5BoxJose Parra (3-3)Bob Wolcott (7-9)MIN  P Meares (7)  SEA  K Griffey (35)Pat Meares (20.1)
Texas Rangers5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxBobby Witt (11-8)Paul Quantrill (4-11)TEX  I Rodriguez (17)  TOR  C O'Brien (13)Ivan Rodriguez (41.3)
Colorado Rockies6Atlanta Braves4BoxJamey Wright (3-1)Tom Glavine (12-6)ATL  C Jones (24)Andres Galarraga (41.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Cincinnati Reds9BoxMark Portugal (8-8)Ismael Valdez (11-6)CIN  B Larkin (20)  LAN  M Busch (4), T Hollandsworth (7)Hal Morris (33.1)
New York Mets1Florida Marlins2BoxRobb Nen (4-1)Doug Henry (2-5)NYN  A Espinoza (6)Gary Sheffield (8.8)
Chicago Cubs11Montreal Expos9BoxJim Bullinger (5-9)Rheal Cormier (7-7)CHN  M Grace (5), R Sandberg 2 (19)  MON  M Alou (14), C Floyd (5), F Santangelo (5)Ryne Sandberg (50.3)
Houston Astros5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxShane Reynolds (14-6)David West (0-1)NoneOrlando Miller (11.0)
San Diego Padres4Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxFernando Valenzuela (9-7)Dan Miceli (2-8)PIT  J Allensworth (1)  SDN  G Vaughn (33)Jermaine Allensworth (17.9)
San Francisco Giants8St. Louis Cardinals6BoxOsvaldo Fernandez (5-12)Mike Morgan (4-5)SLN  W McGee (4), O Smith (1)Barry Bonds (28.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7145.612--68656338-2333-22W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox6452.5527.065255533-2931-23W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5659.48714.564864628-2728-32W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5562.47016.567966727-3028-32L5Game Log
Kansas City Royals5463.46217.554557628-2926-34W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6846.596--58654631-2737-19L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6055.5228.567765630-2529-31L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5561.47414.067969722-3533-26W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5363.45716.059361026-3427-29L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4174.35727.557279018-4123-33W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6453.547--67759126-3038-23W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6054.5262.571164730-2530-29L4Game Log
Oakland Athletics5760.4877.062464932-2925-31L1Game Log
California Angels5263.45211.055569119-3833-25L5Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6254.534--56457528-3134-23W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6155.5261.054952132-2929-26L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5655.5053.550954229-2927-26W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5658.4915.054854224-2932-29W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5165.44011.053559225-3226-33L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7044.614--57243630-2440-20L2Game Log
Montreal Expos6351.5537.056348528-2835-23L2Game Log
New York Mets5562.47016.554654922-3633-26L1Game Log
Florida Marlins5363.45718.048051618-3935-24W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4868.41423.046457423-4025-28L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres6355.534--56650932-2631-29W2Game Log
Colorado Rockies6055.5221.569869520-3640-19W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5956.5132.547146828-3131-25L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4965.43012.053259322-3527-30W3Game Log

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