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Baseball on Wednesday, May 01, 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
New York Yankees11Baltimore Orioles6BoxAndy Pettitte (4-1)Kent Mercker (2-2)BAL  B Anderson (12), G Zaun (1)  NYA  T Martinez (4), B Williams (5), G Williams (3)Derek Jeter (33.4)
Detroit Tigers1Boston Red Sox5BoxRoger Clemens (1-4)Scott Aldred (0-3)BOS  M Stanley (3)Mike Stanley (27.5)
Chicago White Sox5Cleveland Indians9BoxJack McDowell (3-1)Kirk McCaskill (0-2)CHA  D Martinez (2)  CLE  A Belle (10), O Vizquel (3)Albert Belle (31.5)
Kansas City Royals5Minnesota Twins6BoxDave Stevens (1-0)Jeff Montgomery (0-1)KCA  T Goodwin (1), B Hamelin 2 (4)  MIN  R Becker (1)Bob Hamelin (61.5)
California Angels6Oakland Athletics4BoxShawn Boskie (2-0)Todd Van Poppel (0-3)CAL  J Edmonds (9), R Hudler (3), J Snow (1)  OAK  M McGwire (3)Rex Hudler (17.9)
Seattle Mariners4Texas Rangers5BoxJeff Russell (1-0)Michael Jackson (1-1)SEA  E Martinez (6)  TEX  W Clark (4), I Rodriguez (3)Will Clark (25.8)
Milwaukee Brewers3Toronto Blue Jays9BoxJuan Guzman (4-1)Angel Miranda (1-1)MIL  J Cirillo (3)  TOR  C Delgado (7)Jeff Cirillo (23.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs9BoxSteve Trachsel (2-2)Andy Benes (1-4)CHN  M Grace (2), R Sandberg 2 (7), S Servais (7)  SLN  R Lankford (8), T Pagnozzi (1)Luis Gonzalez (24.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Cincinnati Reds3BoxJohn Hope (1-1)Dave Burba (0-3)CIN  E Anthony (2)Eric Anthony (30.0)
Philadelphia Phillies6Florida Marlins5BoxKen Ryan (1-0)Al Leiter (4-2)FLO  A Dawson (1), C Johnson (3), G Sheffield (12)  PHI  P Incaviglia (3)Pete Incaviglia (26.9)
Atlanta Braves0Houston Astros3BoxMike Hampton (3-2)Steve Avery (2-2)HOU  J Bagwell (9)Derek Bell (17.3)
Colorado Rockies4Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxMark Thompson (2-1)Pedro Astacio (2-3)NoneWalt Weiss (13.5)
Montreal Expos4New York Mets0Box G1Pedro Martinez (3-1)Mark Clark (1-3)MON  H Rodriguez (10)Henry Rodriguez (19.6)
Montreal Expos0New York Mets6Box G2Jason Isringhausen (2-2)Tavo Alvarez (1-1)NoneBernard Gilkey (14.0)
San Francisco Giants4San Diego Padres9BoxFernando Valenzuela (1-1)Mark Gardner (2-1)SDN  K Caminiti (3), A Cedeno (1), S Finley (2), R Henderson (2)  SFN  R Aurilia (1), B Bonds (12)Andujar Cedeno (28.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians178.680--1611238-59-3W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1511.5772.51341168-87-3L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1412.5383.51811465-59-7W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1213.4805.01521356-76-6L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals919.3219.51211635-94-10L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees1410.583--1371217-77-3W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1413.5191.51471644-610-7L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1214.4623.01591636-56-9W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers919.3217.01532164-135-6L4Game Log
Boston Red Sox819.2967.51251673-115-8W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers1710.630--1741395-612-4W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1611.5931.01711457-69-5L1Game Log
California Angels1412.5382.51211365-109-2W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1313.5003.51491518-55-8L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros1414.500--1461518-66-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1414.500--1451314-710-7W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1314.4810.51351349-74-7W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1216.4292.01111495-87-8L6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds917.3464.01281674-85-9L9Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos1810.643--1801278-710-3L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1612.5712.0126948-68-6L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1411.5602.511310510-54-6W1Game Log
New York Mets1214.4625.01451445-67-8W1Game Log
Florida Marlins1117.3937.0881235-106-7L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres1810.643--1541129-49-6W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1413.5193.51491478-76-6L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1415.4834.51071044-1010-5L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies1214.4625.01321717-65-8W1Game Log

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