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Baseball on Saturday, August 24, 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 Angels4Baltimore Orioles5BoxMike Mussina (17-8)Kyle Abbott (0-1)NoneRoberto Alomar (30.8)
Seattle Mariners5Boston Red Sox9BoxKerry Lacy (2-0)Bob Wells (11-6)BOS  D Bragg (10), J Frye (3), R Jefferson (17)Darren Bragg (29.9)
Toronto Blue Jays9Chicago White Sox2BoxWoody Williams (2-1)James Baldwin (9-4)TOR  A Gonzalez (10)Alex Gonzalez (30.8)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians3BoxBob Wickman (5-1)Eric Plunk (2-2)NoneKevin Seitzer (40.8)
Detroit Tigers2Kansas City Royals9BoxJose Rosado (5-3)Omar Olivares (7-9)DET  K Bartee (1)  KCA  M Tucker (12), J Vitiello (8)Jose Offerman (34.5)
Texas Rangers5Minnesota Twins6BoxFrankie Rodriguez (12-10)Roger Pavlik (14-7)MIN  M Cordova (13), M Lawton (5)  TEX  J Gonzalez (37), D Palmer (31)Paul Molitor (14.2)
Oakland Athletics4New York Yankees5BoxWally Whitehurst (1-0)Dave Telgheder (1-5)NonePaul O'Neill (33.0)
Chicago Cubs5Atlanta Braves6BoxBrad Clontz (6-2)Larry Casian (1-1)ATL  F McGriff 2 (25)  CHN  R Sandberg (21)Ryne Sandberg (20.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Colorado Rockies9BoxMark Thompson (7-8)Chris Peters (1-3)COL  E Burks (35), V Castilla (32)  PIT  D Clark (7)Vinny Castilla (17.0)
Cincinnati Reds3Florida Marlins5BoxKevin Brown (13-10)Dave Burba (7-13)CIN  E Taubensee (9)Gary Sheffield (39.7)
St. Louis Cardinals1Houston Astros3BoxShane Reynolds (16-6)Todd Stottlemyre (11-9)HOU  O Miller (13)Ron Gant (14.3)
New York Mets5Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxTom Candiotti (8-9)Paul Wilson (4-10)LAN  T Hollandsworth (9), T Wallach (10)  NYN  R Petagine (1)Todd Hollandsworth (17.9)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Diego Padres7BoxJoey Hamilton (12-7)Matt Beech (1-2)SDN  R Henderson (8)Jody Reed (20.2)
Montreal Expos3San Francisco Giants0BoxPedro Martinez (11-8)Shawn Estes (2-4)NoneHenry Rodriguez (21.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians7653.589--75363439-2737-26L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6962.5278.072964835-3434-28L5Game Log
Minnesota Twins6564.50411.073972532-2833-36W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6268.47714.574473431-3331-35W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals5972.45018.061864432-3327-39W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7454.578--67563632-2942-25W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6960.5355.577372234-2834-33W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6565.50010.074775326-3639-29W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6169.46914.064967433-3628-33W7Game Log
Detroit Tigers4683.35728.564388821-4925-34L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers7457.565--77164631-3343-24L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6662.5166.579274135-2931-33L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6270.47012.569773932-3430-36L5Game Log
California Angels6069.46513.063077624-4236-27L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6961.531--63164432-3537-26W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6861.5270.560157533-3335-28L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6464.5004.058862631-3333-31L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6364.4964.562559627-3336-31L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5574.42613.558866528-3827-36L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8147.633--63347833-2548-22W2Game Log
Montreal Expos7058.54711.062555132-3338-25W3Game Log
Florida Marlins6070.46222.054058019-4441-26W2Game Log
New York Mets5971.45423.061764025-4334-28L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5377.40829.051864326-4227-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres7160.542--64056134-2937-31W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6960.5351.054953433-3236-28W3Game Log
Colorado Rockies6763.5153.577876923-4344-20W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5473.42515.060367425-3929-34L3Game Log

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