Baseball on Thursday, May 23, 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 Mariners4Boston Red Sox11BoxRoger Clemens (3-4)Bob Milacki (1-1)BOS  J Canseco (11), T Naehring (3), T O'Leary (6), J Valentin (4)  SEA  K Griffey (12)Troy O'Leary (42.1)
Milwaukee Brewers1Cleveland Indians5BoxOrel Hershiser (4-3)Angel Miranda (3-3)MIL  J Valentin (8)Manny Ramirez (13.1)
Texas Rangers2Kansas City Royals4BoxKevin Appier (4-4)Darren Oliver (3-2)KCA  S Fasano (3), C Paquette (3)Tom Goodwin (27.4)
Oakland Athletics3New York Yankees4BoxKenny Rogers (3-0)Billy Taylor (1-1)NoneRuben Rivera (43.9)
Minnesota Twins4Toronto Blue Jays5BoxMarty Janzen (2-0)Mike Milchin (1-1)MIN  R Kelly (1)  TOR  J Brumfield (3), J Olerud (8)Roberto Kelly (30.8)
Cincinnati Reds7Colorado Rockies5BoxHector Carrasco (1-0)Bruce Ruffin (1-1)CIN  H Morris (5), E Taubensee (4)  COL  D Bichette (5)Chris Sabo (32.8)
Philadelphia Phillies5San Diego Padres7BoxScott Sanders (1-1)Russ Springer (1-4)SDN  S Finley (5)Steve Finley (54.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians3014.682--26721214-916-5W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2618.5914.025419313-1313-5W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2222.5008.027123712-1210-10L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2226.45810.021224813-139-13W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins1926.42211.52402517-1312-13L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2617.605--2412108-918-8W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2519.5681.52582609-916-10W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2125.4576.524624911-1510-10W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1826.4098.52502775-1413-12W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1235.25516.02163616-216-14L8Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers2818.609--27421410-1118-7L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2421.5333.528124311-1013-11L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2124.4676.523725111-1210-12L1Game Log
California Angels2124.4676.52052468-1613-8L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2226.458--22824913-129-14L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs2126.4470.52212266-1415-12L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2026.4351.021025111-149-12W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1824.4293.01982348-1110-13W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1828.3913.020924811-147-14L4Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves3016.652--24715310-720-9W1Game Log
Montreal Expos2918.6171.526020613-1416-4W1Game Log
Florida Marlins2424.5007.01802059-1515-9L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2223.4897.519221514-128-11L2Game Log
New York Mets1926.42210.521822010-179-9W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres2918.617--23917512-717-11W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2421.5334.025125714-1010-11L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies2222.5005.52482808-1314-9L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2424.5005.51881708-1516-9L1Game Log

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