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Baseball on Wednesday, August 21, 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 Mariners5Baltimore Orioles10BoxScott Erickson (8-10)Sterling Hitchcock (12-6)BAL  B Bonilla (18), C Hoiles (22), C Ripken (21)  SEA  A Rodriguez 2 (31)Alex Rodriguez (41.9)
Oakland Athletics4Boston Red Sox6BoxMark Brandenburg (4-4)Doug Johns (6-12)BOS  T O'Leary (12)  OAK  S Brosius (21)Scott Brosius (31.7)
Texas Rangers10Cleveland Indians8BoxEd Vosberg (1-0)Julian Tavarez (4-7)TEX  R Greer (15), D Palmer (30)Rusty Greer (52.8)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers7BoxJose Lima (4-6)Bill Simas (2-8)CHA  D Tartabull (18)  DET  B Ausmus (5), M Nieves (20)Melvin Nieves (59.1)
Toronto Blue Jays6Kansas City Royals2BoxJuan Guzman (10-8)Chris Haney (9-12)TOR  J Samuel (7)Juan Samuel (28.0)
Milwaukee Brewers10Minnesota Twins7BoxDoug Jones (3-2)Dave Stevens (1-3)MIL  J Jaha (26), J Valentin (21)John Jaha (85.5)
California Angels7New York Yankees1BoxJason Dickson (1-0)Jimmy Key (9-10)CAL  C Davis 2 (25)  NYA  D Jeter (8)Chili Davis (36.1)
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves4BoxPedro Borbon (3-0)Jeff Brantley (1-2)CIN  J Branson (8)Terry Pendleton (38.2)
Florida Marlins3Chicago Cubs8BoxFrank Castillo (6-14)Pat Rapp (6-14)CHN  S Bullett (3), J Hernandez (9)  FLO  G Colbrunn (10), J Conine (21)Scott Bullett (17.2)
St. Louis Cardinals2Colorado Rockies10BoxArmando Reynoso (8-8)Andy Benes (13-9)COL  A Galarraga (36)Larry Walker (12.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Houston Astros2BoxDenny Neagle (13-6)Mike Hampton (10-8)NoneJeff King (13.9)
Philadelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxCurt Schilling (6-6)Hideo Nomo (12-10)PHI  S Rolen 2 (2)Scott Rolen (27.9)
Montreal Expos2San Diego Padres7BoxFernando Valenzuela (11-7)Ugueth Urbina (7-5)SDN  K Caminiti 2 (29), G Vaughn (37)Ken Caminiti (18.3)
New York Mets11San Francisco Giants12BoxMark Dewey (5-2)Robert Person (2-5)NYN  T Hundley (38), L Johnson (8)  SFN  J Canizaro (2), G Hill (13), T Lampkin (5)Glenallen Hill (20.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7651.598--74562439-2737-24L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6959.5397.572563435-3434-25L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6363.50012.572270732-2831-35L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6068.46916.573472629-3331-35W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5870.45318.560462932-3326-37L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7253.576--66261732-2940-24L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6858.5404.576570634-2833-31W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6364.49610.073274126-3637-28W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5869.45715.063567030-3628-33W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers4482.34928.562887419-4825-34W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers7355.570--75362930-3143-24W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6461.5127.577172533-2831-33L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6267.48111.568972732-3130-36L2Game Log
California Angels5868.46014.061276822-4136-27W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6859.535--62263432-3536-24L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6759.5320.559456232-3135-28L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6362.5044.061758627-3136-31W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6262.5004.557360629-3133-31L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5373.42114.557264726-3727-36W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7946.632--62146733-2546-21W6Game Log
Montreal Expos6758.53612.060753929-3338-25L3Game Log
New York Mets5969.46121.560762625-4134-28L1Game Log
Florida Marlins5869.45722.052256819-4439-25L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5275.40928.050562425-4027-35W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres7059.543--62955334-2936-30W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6660.5242.552751933-3233-28L3Game Log
Colorado Rockies6562.5124.075675623-4342-19W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5470.43513.559165625-3929-31W1Game Log

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