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Friday, May 3,1996

Friday, May 3,1996

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Scott Erickson Ricky Bones -- 41,037 2:26
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Toronto Blue Jays 7 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Jamie Moyer Paul Quantrill Heathcliff Slocumb 25,570 3:20
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Minnesota Twins 1 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chuck Finley Rich Robertson Troy Percival 24,505 2:24
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Texas Rangers 11 Detroit Tigers 0 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Ken Hill Greg Keagle -- 9,079 2:19
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Oakland Athletics 1 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Kevin Appier Carlos Reyes Jeff Montgomery 14,452 2:56
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Chicago White Sox 0 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mariano Rivera Larry Thomas John Wetteland 15,599 3:01
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Cleveland Indians 5 Seattle Mariners 2 box | pbp Kingdome Charles Nagy Sterling Hitchcock Jose Mesa 38,086 2:59
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Terry Mulholland Greg Maddux Ricky Bottalico 39,697 2:13
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 New York Mets 2 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jaime Navarro Paul Wilson -- 19,822 2:13
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Florida Marlins 5 Colorado Rockies 9 box | pbp Coors Field Armando Reynoso John Burkett -- 48,129 2:43
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Montreal Expos 1 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome Shane Reynolds Rheal Cormier Todd Jones 19,633 2:57
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Los Angeles Dodgers 10 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Chan Ho Park Danny Darwin -- 18,268 3:06
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 St. Louis Cardinals 3 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Donovan Osborne Andy Ashby Dennis Eckersley 21,335 2:29
1996 reg season 1996-05-03 Cincinnati Reds 5 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Chuck McElroy Doug Creek Jeff Brantley 12,884 2:49
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 26 16 10 .615 0.0 144 122 22 W5 7-7 9-3 1 3 5 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 28 15 13 .536 2.0 155 166 -11 W1 4-6 11-7 2 6 11 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 4.0 173 176 -3 L1 6-6 7-9 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 30 10 20 .333 8.0 158 229 -71 L1 4-13 6-7 4 13 27 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 28 9 19 .321 8.0 133 174 -41 W3 3-11 6-8 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 27 19 8 .704 0.0 172 129 43 W5 10-5 9-3 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 28 15 13 .536 4.5 135 123 12 L4 8-10 7-3 2 7 10 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 27 14 13 .519 5.0 182 150 32 L1 5-6 9-7 3 8 12 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 7.0 159 150 9 L4 6-9 6-6 4 11 23 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 29 10 19 .345 10.0 124 164 -40 W1 5-9 5-10 5 12 26 -- 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 29 18 11 .621 0.0 187 144 43 W1 6-7 12-4 1 2 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 28 16 12 .571 1.5 128 138 -10 W4 6-10 10-2 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 2.0 177 156 21 L3 7-6 9-7 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 4.5 151 157 -6 L4 8-6 5-9 4 9 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 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 29 18 11 .621 0.0 181 131 50 L2 8-8 10-3 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 1.0 121 108 13 W3 12-5 4-6 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 2.0 129 100 29 L2 8-6 8-7 3 4 9 -- Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 5.0 147 148 -1 L1 5-7 7-8 4 12 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 30 11 19 .367 7.5 93 134 -41 L3 5-11 6-8 5 14 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 Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 0.0 149 133 16 W3 4-7 11-7 1 6 14 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 0.0 150 152 -2 W2 8-6 7-8 2 5 13 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 1.5 136 144 -8 L1 9-7 4-8 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 29 13 16 .448 2.0 114 150 -36 W1 6-8 7-8 4 11 21 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 27 10 17 .370 4.0 133 170 -37 W1 5-8 5-9 5 13 24 -- 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 29 18 11 .621 0.0 155 115 40 L1 9-4 9-7 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 3.5 117 105 12 W1 5-10 10-5 2 7 15 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 28 14 14 .500 3.5 152 152 0 L2 8-7 6-7 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 4.0 141 176 -35 W2 7-6 6-8 4 9 17 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mark Dalesandro New York Yankees Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Stacy Jones -- Hist Released by Brewers
Tim Naehring Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)