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Baseball on Wednesday, September 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
Oakland Athletics1California Angels3BoxChuck Finley (14-15)Willie Adams (3-4)OAK  E Young (19)Ernie Young (20.3)
Cleveland Indians4Chicago White Sox3BoxAlbie Lopez (5-4)James Baldwin (11-6)CLE  G Pena (1)Geronimo Pena (14.9)
Boston Red Sox4Detroit Tigers0BoxRoger Clemens (10-12)Justin Thompson (1-6)NoneRudy Pemberton (28.3)
Minnesota Twins7Kansas City Royals4BoxTravis Miller (1-2)Tim Belcher (14-10)KCA  J Offerman (5), C Paquette (20), K Young (8)Rich Becker (24.8)
Toronto Blue Jays1Milwaukee Brewers2BoxMike Fetters (3-2)Mike Timlin (1-6)NoneTurner Ward (51.5)
Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees3BoxMariano Rivera (7-2)Alan Mills (3-2)NoneBernie Williams (49.3)
Texas Rangers2Seattle Mariners5BoxSterling Hitchcock (13-8)Bobby Witt (15-11)SEA  J Buhner (41)  TEX  J Gonzalez (45)Jay Buhner (47.5)
Houston Astros2Atlanta Braves6BoxGreg Maddux (14-11)Mike Hampton (10-10)ATL  F McGriff 2 (28)  HOU  J Bagwell (31)Fred McGriff (28.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Colorado Rockies6BoxJohn Burke (2-0)Pedro Astacio (9-8)COL  A Galarraga (46)Jeff Reed (19.6)
New York Mets3Montreal Expos4BoxUgueth Urbina (9-5)Dave Mlicki (6-7)NYN  C Baerga (12), R Petagine (4)Moises Alou (24.9)
Florida Marlins6Philadelphia Phillies8BoxToby Borland (7-3)Kurt Miller (1-3)FLO  D White (16)  PHI  B Santiago (30)Jon Zuber (30.8)
Cincinnati Reds3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJason Schmidt (5-5)Mike Morgan (6-9)NoneOrlando Merced (24.7)
San Diego Padres8San Francisco Giants5BoxDoug Bochtler (2-4)Rich DeLucia (3-5)SDN  K Caminiti (37)Glenallen Hill (29.6)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTodd Stottlemyre (13-11)Steve Trachsel (12-9)CHN  S Servais (11)  SLN  R Clayton (6), R Gant (29)Royce Clayton (18.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians9259.609--88872047-3145-28W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox8073.52313.085675940-3840-35L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins7577.49317.583884338-3537-42W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7578.49018.084283138-3737-41W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals7181.46721.570173736-3935-42L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8664.573--79072842-3644-28W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8368.5503.589384041-3241-37L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7873.5178.586386635-4143-32W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6884.44719.072177135-4033-44L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers51101.33636.0728103224-5427-47L11Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers8469.549--87976137-3947-30L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners8070.5332.592283440-3340-37W7Game Log
Oakland Athletics7380.47711.081584637-4136-39L1Game Log
California Angels6685.43717.072289026-5040-35W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals8270.539--72166737-3845-32W2Game Log
Houston Astros7875.5104.572876334-4444-31L5Game Log
Chicago Cubs7476.4937.072068432-4142-35L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7477.4907.572573934-4340-34L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6685.43715.570277634-4432-41W7Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves9061.596--73860238-3752-24W4Game Log
Montreal Expos8467.5566.070562835-3849-29W2Game Log
Florida Marlins7380.47718.064768727-5146-29L1Game Log
New York Mets6785.44123.570674126-4841-37L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6290.40828.561674830-4832-42W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8666.566--66561941-3645-30L1Game Log
San Diego Padres8667.5620.574464843-3543-32W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies8073.5236.592090726-4954-24W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6191.40125.068981727-4734-44L1Game Log

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