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Baseball on Sunday, August 18, 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
California Angels4Boston Red Sox3BoxMike Holtz (2-2)Mark Brandenburg (3-4)BOS  M Vaughn (35)  CAL  G DiSarcina (5)Jack Howell (17.9)
Detroit Tigers3Cleveland Indians11BoxChad Ogea (7-4)Brian Williams (3-10)CLE  J Thome 2 (27)  DET  B Ausmus (4)Kenny Lofton (13.6)
Chicago White Sox7Milwaukee Brewers8BoxAngel Miranda (7-5)Jeff Darwin (0-1)CHA  P Borders (3), F Thomas (27)  MIL  J Valentin (20)Jose Valentin (34.4)
Toronto Blue Jays6Minnesota Twins2BoxPat Hentgen (15-7)Rick Aguilera (6-5)TOR  C Delgado (19), E Sprague (30)Carlos Delgado (28.7)
Seattle Mariners13New York Yankees12BoxBobby Ayala (4-3)Jim Mecir (1-1)NYA  J Girardi (1)  SEA  K Griffey (38), P Sorrento 2 (20)Edgar Martinez (38.6)
Baltimore Orioles6Oakland Athletics9BoxDon Wengert (6-8)David Wells (9-11)BAL  B Surhoff (20)  OAK  S Brosius (20), M McGwire (43), T Steinbach (30)Geronimo Berroa (15.8)
Kansas City Royals3Texas Rangers10BoxKevin Gross (10-7)Kevin Appier (11-8)TEX  W Clark (8), K Elster (20), D Palmer (28)Will Clark (20.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Atlanta Braves2BoxJoe Borowski (1-0)Francisco Cordova (2-7)NoneMark Johnson (28.2)
Houston Astros8Chicago Cubs10BoxJaime Navarro (12-9)Doug Brocail (1-4)CHN  B McRae (10)  HOU  C Biggio (13)Leo Gomez (61.2)
Colorado Rockies4Cincinnati Reds9BoxKevin Jarvis (6-5)Kevin Ritz (13-9)CIN  B Boone (9), K Mitchell (4)  COL  A Galarraga (34)Andres Galarraga (34.0)
Montreal Expos7Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxMark Leiter (7-10)Tom Candiotti (7-9)MON  R White (5)Rondell White (31.8)
San Francisco Giants6Philadelphia Phillies7BoxToby Borland (6-3)Mark Gardner (10-5)SFN  B Bonds (34), D Jones (1)Gregg Jefferies (35.7)
New York Mets0San Diego Padres8BoxJoey Hamilton (11-7)Paul Wilson (4-9)SDN  K Caminiti 2 (26), J Hamilton (1), B Johnson (7)Ken Caminiti (26.8)
Florida Marlins3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTodd Stottlemyre (11-8)Al Leiter (12-11)FLO  G Sheffield (35)  SLN  G Gaetti (17)Royce Clayton (13.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7549.605--72460039-2736-22W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6857.5447.569860434-3234-25L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6261.50412.570268432-2830-33L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5867.46417.559661532-3326-34L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5867.46417.571170627-3231-35W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7052.574--63460032-2938-23L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6658.5325.075170034-2831-31L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6064.48411.071272526-3634-28L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5569.44416.062166227-3628-33W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4281.34128.559884719-4823-33L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers7154.568--72960828-3043-24W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6458.5255.576170133-2531-33W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6265.48810.068271732-2930-36W2Game Log
California Angels5766.46313.059074021-3936-27W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6757.540--58854732-2935-28W3Game Log
Houston Astros6658.5321.060962432-3534-23L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6259.5123.556659229-2933-30W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6161.5005.059857827-3134-30W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5271.42314.556263425-3527-36L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7746.626--61346333-2544-21W4Game Log
Montreal Expos6755.5499.560252229-3038-25W1Game Log
New York Mets5867.46420.058560624-3934-28L1Game Log
Florida Marlins5767.46020.551454918-4239-25L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5075.40028.049662323-4027-35W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6658.532--52651033-3233-26L1Game Log
San Diego Padres6759.5321.061254834-2933-30W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies6262.5004.073574722-4340-19L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5269.43012.557163425-3927-30L1Game Log

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