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Baseball on Friday, May 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
Oakland Athletics4Baltimore Orioles5BoxRoger McDowell (1-1)Carlos Reyes (3-8)BAL  J Hammonds (6)  OAK  M McGwire (8)Jeff Hammonds (37.2)
Boston Red Sox1California Angels3BoxChuck Finley (6-2)Aaron Sele (2-4)BOS  T Naehring (4)Garret Anderson (26.4)
Milwaukee Brewers3Chicago White Sox4BoxLarry Thomas (2-3)Steve Sparks (3-5)CHA  R Karkovice (3)Ron Karkovice (28.7)
Cleveland Indians6Detroit Tigers3BoxEric Plunk (1-0)Randy Veres (0-3)CLE  A Belle 2 (19), K Lofton (3), M Ramirez (10)  DET  T Fryman (11)Albert Belle (51.9)
Texas Rangers0Kansas City Royals8BoxMark Gubicza (4-6)Bobby Witt (4-4)KCA  K Lockhart (3)Keith Lockhart (20.6)
New York Yankees4Seattle Mariners10BoxSterling Hitchcock (4-2)Scott Kamieniecki (1-2)NYA  D Jeter (2)  SEA  K Griffey 3 (15)Ken Griffey (23.4)
Minnesota Twins4Toronto Blue Jays0BoxRich Robertson (1-7)Erik Hanson (5-6)NoneChuck Knoblauch (14.0)
Cincinnati Reds11Colorado Rockies9BoxJohnny Ruffin (1-2)Mark Thompson (3-4)CIN  E Davis 2 (12)  COL  D Bichette (6)Eric Davis (26.0)
St. Louis Cardinals4Florida Marlins2BoxMike Morgan (1-0)John Burkett (3-6)FLO  G Sheffield (15)Gary Gaetti (33.7)
Chicago Cubs7Houston Astros8BoxTodd Jones (5-1)Bob Patterson (1-2)CHN  R Sandberg (10), S Sosa (16)  HOU  J Bagwell (15), C Biggio (4)Ryne Sandberg (59.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Montreal Expos4BoxAntonio Osuna (3-3)Omar Daal (0-2)NoneRaul Mondesi (53.8)
San Diego Padres13New York Mets1BoxFernando Valenzuela (3-2)Jason Isringhausen (2-6)NYN  B Huskey (3)  SDN  B Johnson (4)Wally Joyner (15.4)
Atlanta Braves5Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJohn Smoltz (10-1)Danny Darwin (2-5)NoneChipper Jones (35.9)
Philadelphia Phillies5San Francisco Giants1BoxCurt Schilling (2-0)Allen Watson (5-4)PHI  P Incaviglia (8), M Lieberthal (4), T Zeile (8)  SFN  T Lampkin (2)Pete Incaviglia (20.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians3114.689--27321515-916-5W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2718.6004.025819613-1314-5W6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2223.4899.027424112-1310-10L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2326.46910.022024813-1310-13W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins2026.43511.52442518-1312-13W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2618.591--2452208-1018-8L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2619.5780.52632649-917-10W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2126.4476.524625311-1510-11L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1827.4008.52512805-1513-12L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1236.25016.02193676-216-15L9Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers2819.596--27422210-1218-7L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners2521.5432.529124711-1014-11W1Game Log
California Angels2224.4785.52082478-1614-8W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2125.4576.524125611-1310-12L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2326.469--23625613-1210-14W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2126.4471.021425312-149-12W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1924.4423.02092439-1110-13W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs2127.4371.52282346-1515-12L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1829.3834.021225311-147-15L5Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves3116.660--25215611-720-9W2Game Log
Montreal Expos2919.6042.526421113-1416-5L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2323.5007.519721615-128-11W1Game Log
Florida Marlins2425.4908.01822099-1515-10L2Game Log
New York Mets1927.41311.521923310-179-10L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres3018.625--25217613-717-11W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants2422.5225.025226214-1010-12L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2524.5105.51931749-1516-9W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies2223.4896.52572918-1314-10L2Game Log

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