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Tuesday, October 8,1996

Tuesday, October 8,1996

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1996 Final Standings
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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 162 92 70 .568 0.0 871 787 84 L1 43-39 49-31 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 163 89 74 .546 3.5 949 903 46 L1 45-36 43-39 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 162 85 77 .525 7.0 928 921 7 W1 38-43 47-34 3 6 11 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 162 74 88 .457 18.0 766 809 -43 W1 39-42 35-46 4 12 22 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 162 53 109 .327 39.0 783 1103 -320 L6 26-55 27-54 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 161 99 62 .615 0.0 952 769 183 L1 48-33 51-29 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 162 85 77 .525 14.5 898 794 104 L2 41-40 44-37 2 7 12 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 162 80 82 .494 19.5 894 899 -5 W3 42-39 38-43 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 162 78 84 .481 21.5 877 900 -23 W2 39-41 39-43 4 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 161 75 86 .466 24.0 746 786 -40 W1 38-43 37-43 5 11 21 -- 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 163 90 73 .552 0.0 928 799 129 W2 40-42 50-31 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 161 85 76 .528 4.0 993 895 98 L1 42-38 43-38 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 162 78 84 .481 11.5 861 900 -39 W1 38-43 40-41 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 161 70 91 .435 19.0 762 943 -181 L2 27-53 43-38 4 13 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 162 96 66 .593 0.0 773 648 125 L1 40-41 56-25 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 162 88 74 .543 8.0 741 668 73 W1 38-43 50-31 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 162 80 82 .494 16.0 688 703 -15 L2 28-53 52-29 3 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 162 71 91 .438 25.0 746 779 -33 L1 29-52 42-39 4 12 24 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 162 67 95 .414 29.0 650 790 -140 W1 32-49 35-46 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 St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 162 88 74 .543 0.0 759 706 53 L1 40-41 48-33 1 5 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 162 82 80 .506 6.0 753 792 -39 W2 34-47 48-33 2 7 14 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 162 81 81 .500 7.0 778 773 5 W1 35-46 46-35 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 162 76 86 .469 12.0 772 771 1 L2 33-48 43-38 4 10 20 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 162 73 89 .451 15.0 776 833 -57 W2 37-45 36-44 5 11 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 162 91 71 .562 0.0 771 682 89 W3 46-35 45-36 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 162 90 72 .556 1.0 703 652 51 L4 43-38 47-34 2 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 162 83 79 .512 8.0 961 964 -3 W1 28-53 55-26 3 6 13 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 162 68 94 .420 23.0 752 862 -110 L1 30-50 38-44 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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
Kyle Abbott -- Hist Granted free agency
Mike Benjamin -- Hist Granted free agency
Gary Bennett -- Hist Granted free agency
Terry Clark -- Hist Granted free agency
Alex Diaz -- Hist Granted free agency
Jason Grimsley -- Hist Granted free agency
Brian Hunter -- Hist Granted free agency
Jeff Manto -- Hist Granted free agency
Bob Milacki Boston Red Sox Hist Claimed on waivers from Mariners by Red Sox
Al Osuna -- Hist Released by Padres
Doug Strange -- Hist Granted free agency
Mike Blowers Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Matt Williams San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Stan Javier San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Butch Henry Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Bill Pulsipher New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
Russ Davis Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
Reggie Sanders Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mark Langston California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
Matt Mantei Florida Marlins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tom Lampkin San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Edwin Hurtado Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
Brent Gates Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mark Smith Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tony Fernandez New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Chad Kreuter Chicago White Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Sammy Sosa Chicago Cubs Hist Activated from Disabled List
Herbert Perry Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Michael Tucker Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jeff Suppan Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Bret Saberhagen Colorado Rockies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Bobby Munoz Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
David Justice Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
Pedro Borbon Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tim Laker Montreal Expos Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jason Bere Chicago White Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rich Garces Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Kevin Jordan Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Randy Johnson Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mike Lieberthal Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rich Aurilia San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jose Rijo Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rico Brogna New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
Pete Schourek Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rick Aguilera Minnesota Twins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jose Bautista San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Stan Belinda Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Chuck Carr Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jim Converse Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Milt Cuyler Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Darren Daulton Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rick Gorecki Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tyler Green Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mark Gubicza Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Garey Ingram Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Scott Kamieniecki New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Pat Listach Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Dennis Martinez Cleveland Indians Hist Activated from Disabled List
Damon Mashore Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jamie McAndrew Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Paul Menhart Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
Nate Minchey Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Carlos Perez Montreal Expos Hist Activated from Disabled List
Melido Perez New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Paul Wagner Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jerome Walton Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
66 record(s)