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Baseball on Monday, August 12, 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
Cleveland Indians5California Angels4BoxOrel Hershiser (12-7)Chuck Finley (11-11)NoneKenny Lofton (22.9)
New York Yankees2Chicago White Sox3BoxRoberto Hernandez (4-1)John Wetteland (1-3)CHA  H Baines (19)  NYA  T Martinez (17)Tino Martinez (12.5)
Minnesota Twins1Oakland Athletics11BoxAriel Prieto (3-5)Rich Robertson (5-11)OAK  G Berroa 3 (29), M McGwire 2 (41)Geronimo Berroa (25.3)
Kansas City Royals10Seattle Mariners4BoxKevin Appier (11-7)Jamie Moyer (8-2)KCA  M Sweeney (1)  SEA  A Rodriguez (27)Jose Offerman (19.6)
Detroit Tigers0Texas Rangers7BoxKen Hill (13-6)Brian Williams (3-9)TEX  R Greer (14), D Hamilton (4)Darryl Hamilton (17.2)
Boston Red Sox1Toronto Blue Jays5BoxPat Hentgen (14-7)Tom Gordon (9-6)TOR  J Brumfield (11)Jacob Brumfield (23.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Cincinnati Reds5BoxRamon Martinez (9-6)John Smiley (10-10)CIN  T Howard (4)  LAN  M Piazza (29)Mike Piazza (17.5)
Houston Astros1Montreal Expos8BoxMark Leiter (6-10)Danny Darwin (9-10)HOU  B Hunter (4)  MON  D Fletcher (12), H Rodriguez (30)Henry Rodriguez (19.4)
Chicago Cubs11New York Mets1BoxJaime Navarro (11-9)Jason Isringhausen (5-13)CHN  B McRae (9), R Sandberg (20)  NYN  A Tomberlin (2)Ryne Sandberg (24.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7247.605--69558139-2533-22W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6653.5556.066757533-2933-24W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5860.49213.566566430-2828-32L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5664.46716.557858930-3026-34W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5564.46217.068167227-3028-34L7Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6948.590--60756231-2838-20L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6156.5218.069566831-2629-31L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5762.47913.068570424-3633-26L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5465.45416.059962926-3428-31W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4276.35627.558581619-4323-33L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6753.558--70259228-3039-23W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners6057.5135.572267330-2530-32L7Game Log
Oakland Athletics6060.5007.064965432-2928-31W3Game Log
California Angels5365.44913.056871919-3834-27L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6455.538--57858930-3234-23L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6355.5340.556152532-2931-26W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5859.4965.056554926-3032-29W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5658.4915.552456529-2927-29L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5167.43212.554260525-3226-35L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7145.612--58344630-2441-21W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6552.5566.557749228-2837-24W2Game Log
New York Mets5664.46717.055857223-3733-27L1Game Log
Florida Marlins5464.45818.049252718-3936-25L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4870.40724.047058723-4025-30L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres6555.542--57951634-2631-29W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6256.5252.049448331-3131-25W3Game Log
Colorado Rockies6156.5212.570870621-3740-19L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4967.42214.053660522-3727-30L2Game Log

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