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Baseball on Friday, May 31, 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
Baltimore Orioles3California Angels10BoxMark Langston (3-1)David Wells (3-5)CAL  R Hudler (10), T Salmon (7)Don Slaught (26.7)
Detroit Tigers0Chicago White Sox9BoxKevin Tapani (6-3)Felipe Lira (3-4)CHA  D Martinez (4), D Tartabull (5)Ozzie Guillen (15.4)
Cleveland Indians10Milwaukee Brewers4BoxDennis Martinez (8-2)Ben McDonald (4-3)CLE  M Ramirez (11)Manny Ramirez (32.7)
New York Yankees4Oakland Athletics1BoxJimmy Key (2-5)Doug Johns (4-6)NYA  P O'Neill (6), R Rivera (1)Ruben Rivera (29.7)
Boston Red Sox6Seattle Mariners9BoxBob Wells (4-1)Rich Garces (0-2)BOS  D Hosey (1), M Stanley (5), M Vaughn (20)  SEA  K Griffey (18), A Rodriguez (10)Ken Griffey (35.5)
Minnesota Twins2Texas Rangers7BoxKen Hill (7-3)Frankie Rodriguez (3-6)NoneWarren Newson (29.3)
Kansas City Royals2Toronto Blue Jays4BoxPat Hentgen (5-4)Mark Gubicza (4-7)TOR  J Carter (11)Sandy Martinez (27.2)
Atlanta Braves9Cincinnati Reds1BoxSteve Avery (6-4)Pete Schourek (4-4)ATL  J Blauser (7), J Dye (2), F McGriff 2 (14), E Perez 2 (3)Steve Avery (21.0)
Chicago Cubs2Florida Marlins1BoxJaime Navarro (3-6)Pat Rapp (3-6)CHN  B McRae (3)Scott Servais (29.7)
San Francisco Giants4Montreal Expos7BoxOmar Daal (1-2)Rich DeLucia (1-1)MON  H Rodriguez (20)Barry Bonds (48.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers10New York Mets3BoxRamon Martinez (4-0)Bobby Jones (5-2)LAN  M Blowers (2), E Karros (9), M Piazza (14)Mike Blowers (24.7)
San Diego Padres4Philadelphia Phillies2BoxAndy Ashby (7-2)Terry Mulholland (5-4)NoneArchi Cianfrocco (13.1)
Colorado Rockies4Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxDenny Neagle (7-2)Armando Reynoso (3-4)COL  E Burks (12), A Galarraga (14)  PIT  J King (12), O Merced (7)John Wehner (23.2)
Houston Astros4St. Louis Cardinals6BoxDonovan Osborne (4-3)Greg Swindell (0-3)HOU  B Hunter (2)  SLN  L Alicea (3)Brian Jordan (17.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians3517.673--30624419-1216-5W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox3220.6153.031322214-1518-5W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2328.45111.527227911-1512-13L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2328.45111.530028512-1511-13L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2430.44412.023626913-1411-16L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2921.580--27323911-1318-8W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2822.5601.029529810-1118-11L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2429.4536.527328711-1513-14W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2131.4049.02973218-1913-12L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1341.24118.02364057-246-17L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers3419.642--30823812-1222-7W6Game Log
Seattle Mariners2824.5385.532629111-1017-14W1Game Log
California Angels2626.5007.52432788-1618-10W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics2428.4629.526528712-1412-14L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2728.491--26927915-1412-14L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2429.4532.024028113-1511-14W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2231.4154.02352587-1715-14W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1928.4044.02192719-1410-14L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2132.3965.024228211-1410-18W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves3517.673--28016715-820-9W4Game Log
Montreal Expos3123.5745.029123513-1418-9W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2626.5009.022523216-1310-13L1Game Log
Florida Marlins2727.5009.02032229-1518-12L1Game Log
New York Mets2230.42313.023225410-1712-13L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres3420.630--27419517-917-11W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2926.5275.522019713-1716-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2626.5007.026428815-1311-13L2Game Log
Colorado Rockies2525.5007.028431710-1515-10L2Game Log

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