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Baseball on Wednesday, August 28, 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
Oakland Athletics3Baltimore Orioles0BoxDon Wengert (7-9)Mike Mussina (17-9)NoneScott Brosius (22.8)
Boston Red Sox7California Angels4BoxTom Gordon (10-6)Shawn Boskie (12-7)BOS  M Greenwell (4)  CAL  J Snow (15)Tony Rodriguez (17.0)
Milwaukee Brewers0Chicago White Sox2BoxJames Baldwin (10-4)Ben McDonald (10-9)NoneRay Durham (12.1)
Cleveland Indians9Detroit Tigers3BoxOrel Hershiser (14-7)A.J. Sager (3-3)CLE  A Belle (43), J Kent (11), J Thome (31)  DET  T Clark (16)Albert Belle (32.7)
Texas Rangers3Kansas City Royals4BoxRick Huisman (1-1)Kevin Gross (10-8)KCA  J Nunnally (2)  TEX  K Elster (23), J Gonzalez (39), D Palmer (32)Craig Paquette (36.4)
New York Yankees2Seattle Mariners10BoxTerry Mulholland (10-8)Dwight Gooden (11-6)SEA  J Buhner (37), A Rodriguez (33), D Strange (3), M Whiten (14)Edgar Martinez (14.6)
Minnesota Twins1Toronto Blue Jays6BoxPat Hentgen (17-7)Rick Aguilera (7-6)TOR  C Delgado (22)Tomas Perez (21.2)
Cincinnati Reds9Colorado Rockies10BoxBruce Ruffin (6-5)Jeff Shaw (5-5)CIN  E Davis (23), W Greene (10), T Howard (5), H Morris (11), E Taubensee (10)  COL  V Castilla (35), A Galarraga (40)Vinny Castilla (41.7)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros5BoxGregg Olson (4-0)Kent Bottenfield (2-3)HOU  R Gutierrez (1), J Mouton (3)James Mouton (32.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Montreal Expos6BoxMel Rojas (7-4)Chan Ho Park (5-4)NoneF.P. Santangelo (44.8)
San Diego Padres3New York Mets2BoxSean Bergman (6-8)Derek Wallace (0-1)SDN  K Caminiti 2 (31)Ken Caminiti (36.7)
Atlanta Braves9Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxTerrell Wade (5-0)Esteban Loaiza (0-1)ATL  R Klesko 2 (32)  PIT  D Clark (8), M Kingery (3)Terry Pendleton (20.0)
Philadelphia Phillies6San Francisco Giants7BoxMark Dewey (6-2)Ricardo Jordan (1-2)PHI  B Santiago (24)Bill Mueller (46.2)
Florida Marlins3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxChris Hammond (5-7)Cory Bailey (3-2)FLO  G Colbrunn (13)Greg Colbrunn (22.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians8053.602--78464542-2738-26W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox7164.52610.074566435-3436-30W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6667.49614.075175333-3033-37L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6470.47816.575674833-3531-35L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6173.45519.563065732-3329-40W2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7458.561--68666132-3242-26L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7162.5343.578875034-2836-35L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6965.5156.076876429-3640-29W5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6371.47012.067369433-3730-34W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4786.35327.565691522-4925-37L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers7559.560--79065632-3543-24L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6963.5235.081675635-3034-33W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6472.47112.071875834-3630-36W1Game Log
California Angels6172.45913.564978925-4236-30L3Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7262.537--64865732-3540-27W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6964.5192.561059034-3435-30L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6567.4926.061165432-3633-31L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6466.4926.063760928-3536-31L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5676.42415.060468928-3928-37L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8249.626--64648834-2648-23W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7160.54211.063456832-3439-26W1Game Log
Florida Marlins6370.47420.055559021-4442-26W5Game Log
New York Mets5974.44424.062765325-4434-30L6Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5480.40329.552966427-4527-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres7460.552--65856836-2938-31W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7161.5382.056554634-3337-28L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies7064.5224.081379623-4347-21W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5774.43515.562068525-3932-35W1Game Log

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