The Baseball Cube

Friday, August 16,1996

Friday, August 16,1996

Baseball on this Date

MORE  
The TBC Data Store allows you to purchase some standard datasets available on the site or even request a custom extract of your own design!
Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 California Angels 6 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Dennis Springer Tim Wakefield Troy Percival 30,693 2:31
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Detroit Tigers 1 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Paul Assenmacher Richie Lewis -- 42,485 3:31
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Chicago White Sox 7 Milwaukee Brewers 9 box | pbp County Stadium Angel Miranda Al Levine Ron Villone 0 3:16
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Chicago White Sox 2 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Tim VanEgmond Kevin Tapani Mike Fetters 25,529 2:39
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Toronto Blue Jays 4 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Jose Parra Paul Quantrill -- 19,838 3:25
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Seattle Mariners 6 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Sterling Hitchcock Dale Polley Michael Jackson 50,724 3:39
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Baltimore Orioles 14 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Scott Erickson John Wasdin -- 0 2:54
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Baltimore Orioles 5 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Randy Myers Mike Mohler -- 15,645 3:25
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Kansas City Royals 3 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington John Burkett Chris Haney Mike Henneman 32,053 3:00
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John Smoltz Denny Neagle Mark Wohlers 39,210 2:24
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Houston Astros 8 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Mike Hampton Frank Castillo -- 37,139 3:10
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Colorado Rockies 8 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Armando Reynoso Roger Salkeld -- 28,878 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Montreal Expos 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Pedro Astacio Ugueth Urbina -- 51,573 2:28
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 San Francisco Giants 6 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium William VanLandingham Mike Williams Rod Beck 20,163 3:01
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 New York Mets 10 San Diego Padres 15 box | pbp Estadio Monterrey Fernando Valenzuela Robert Person -- 23,699 3:14
1996 reg season 1996-08-16 Florida Marlins 2 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Andy Benes Pat Rapp -- 30,507 2:39
16 record(s)
Standings on this date
*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 120 70 50 .583 0.0 619 577 42 L1 32-29 38-21 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 122 66 56 .541 5.0 744 688 56 W5 34-26 31-31 2 5 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 122 59 63 .484 12.0 703 721 -18 L1 26-36 33-27 3 8 17 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 122 54 68 .443 17.0 614 649 -35 L3 26-35 28-33 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 121 42 79 .347 28.5 592 830 -238 L5 19-46 23-33 5 14 28 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 122 73 49 .598 0.0 707 594 113 W1 39-27 34-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 123 67 56 .545 6.5 685 594 91 L3 33-31 34-25 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 121 61 60 .504 11.5 689 677 12 W3 32-28 29-32 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 123 57 66 .463 16.5 589 604 -15 L1 31-32 26-34 4 11 21 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 123 57 66 .463 16.5 701 693 8 W2 27-32 30-34 5 10 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 123 70 53 .569 0.0 718 601 117 W7 28-30 42-23 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 120 62 58 .517 6.5 738 686 52 W1 31-25 31-33 2 6 12 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 125 60 65 .480 11.0 670 710 -40 L5 32-29 28-36 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 121 56 65 .463 13.0 586 731 -145 W3 20-38 36-27 4 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 121 75 46 .620 0.0 604 461 143 W2 33-25 42-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 120 66 54 .550 8.5 589 512 77 L2 28-29 38-25 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 122 57 65 .467 18.5 508 540 -32 L1 18-40 39-25 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 123 57 66 .463 19.0 578 595 -17 L1 23-38 34-28 4 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 123 49 74 .398 27.0 485 609 -124 L2 23-40 26-34 5 14 27 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 122 66 56 .541 0.0 598 602 -4 W2 32-33 34-23 1 3 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 122 65 57 .533 1.0 579 541 38 W1 32-29 33-28 2 4 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 118 59 59 .500 5.0 543 580 -37 L1 29-29 30-30 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 6.0 576 567 9 L2 27-31 32-30 4 9 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 121 52 69 .430 13.5 560 625 -65 L1 25-33 27-36 5 12 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 122 65 57 .533 0.0 516 497 19 W2 33-32 32-25 1 5 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 0.0 601 541 60 W1 34-29 32-29 2 6 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 121 62 59 .512 2.5 723 724 -1 W1 22-40 40-19 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 119 51 68 .429 12.5 557 623 -66 W1 24-38 27-30 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ryan Kohlmeier Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed out of draft (Butler CC)
David Segui Montreal Expos Hist Activated from Disabled List
Orlando Merced Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
Doug Brocail Houston Astros Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)