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Baseball on Tuesday, August 20, 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
Seattle Mariners1Baltimore Orioles4BoxMike Mussina (16-8)Matt Wagner (3-4)SEA  M Whiten (12)B.J. Surhoff (19.7)
Oakland Athletics3Boston Red Sox4BoxRich Garces (3-2)Mike Mohler (4-2)BOS  M Vaughn (36)  OAK  M Bordick (5)Mo Vaughn (48.6)
Texas Rangers4Cleveland Indians10BoxAlbie Lopez (3-4)Bobby Witt (12-9)CLE  A Belle (41), M Ramirez (26), J Thome (28)  TEX  J Gonzalez (36)Albert Belle (34.0)
Chicago White Sox11Detroit Tigers16BoxRichie Lewis (4-6)Kevin Tapani (11-8)CHA  T Phillips (11), D Tartabull (17), F Thomas (28), R Ventura (29)  DET  A Cedeno (10), B Higginson (19), M Nieves 2 (19)Andujar Cedeno (34.7)
Toronto Blue Jays6Kansas City Royals5BoxMike Timlin (1-4)Rick Huisman (0-1)KCA  C Paquette (18), K Young (6)  TOR  D Cedeno (2), C Delgado (20), A Gonzalez (9), S Green (11)Alex Gonzalez (42.7)
Milwaukee Brewers7Minnesota Twins12BoxJose Parra (5-3)Ricky Bones (7-14)MIL  D Nilsson 2 (16)  MIN  R Coomer (10), M Cordova 2 (12), S Stahoviak (10)Marty Cordova (27.6)
California Angels6New York Yankees17BoxBrian Boehringer (1-2)Dennis Springer (3-2)CAL  R Velarde (9)  NYA  M Duncan (6), J Leyritz (6), P O'Neill (14)Jim Leyritz (30.6)
Cincinnati Reds1Atlanta Braves4BoxTom Glavine (13-7)Dave Burba (7-12)ATL  C Jones (26), R Klesko (30), T Pendleton (8)  CIN  B Boone (10)Javy Lopez (23.6)
Florida Marlins1Chicago Cubs8BoxKevin Foster (4-2)Mark Hutton (1-3)NoneDave Magadan (14.1)
St. Louis Cardinals4Colorado Rockies5BoxMike Munoz (1-2)T.J. Mathews (2-5)COL  D Bichette 2 (25), A Galarraga (35), E Young (8)Ron Gant (31.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Houston Astros9BoxDonne Wall (7-4)Dan Miceli (2-9)HOU  J Bagwell (26)  PIT  A Martin (15)Craig Biggio (16.0)
Philadelphia Phillies3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxRicardo Jordan (1-1)Antonio Osuna (8-5)PHI  R Amaro (2)Ruben Amaro (50.4)
Montreal Expos0San Diego Padres3BoxBob Tewksbury (10-8)Rheal Cormier (7-9)SDN  G Vaughn (36)Greg Vaughn (21.4)
New York Mets7San Francisco Giants3BoxBobby Jones (11-7)Osvaldo Fernandez (5-13)NYN  T Hundley (37)  SFN  G Hill (12), R Wilkins (10)Lance Johnson (26.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7650.603--73761439-2737-23W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6958.5437.572162735-3334-25L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6362.50412.571569732-2831-34W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5968.46517.572471928-3331-35L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5869.45718.560262332-3326-36L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7252.581--66161032-2940-23W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6758.5365.575570134-2832-31W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6264.49211.072673726-3636-28W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5769.45216.062966829-3628-33W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers4382.34429.562187019-4824-34W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers7255.567--74362129-3143-24L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6460.5166.576671533-2731-33L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6266.48410.568572132-3030-36L1Game Log
California Angels5768.45614.060576721-4136-27L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6858.540--62062932-3536-23W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6758.5360.559255232-3035-28L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6261.5044.557060229-3033-31L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6262.5005.060958327-3135-31W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5273.41615.556764525-3727-36L5Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7846.629--61746433-2545-21W5Game Log
Montreal Expos6757.54011.060553229-3238-25L2Game Log
New York Mets5968.46520.559661425-4034-28W1Game Log
Florida Marlins5868.46021.051956019-4339-25L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5175.40528.049962424-4027-35W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres6959.539--62255134-2935-30W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6659.5281.552751333-3233-27L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies6462.5084.074675423-4341-19W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants5370.43113.557964525-3928-31L1Game Log

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