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Tuesday, May 7,1996

Tuesday, May 7,1996

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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 1996-05-07 Kansas City Royals 5 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Julio Valera Jim Abbott Jeff Montgomery 14,657 2:42
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Baltimore Orioles 2 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Alex Fernandez David Wells Roberto Hernandez 16,130 2:17
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Boston Red Sox 4 Milwaukee Brewers 2 box | pbp County Stadium Roger Clemens Angel Miranda Heathcliff Slocumb 7,039 3:24
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Detroit Tigers 5 New York Yankees 12 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jim Mecir Richie Lewis Jeff Nelson 12,760 3:20
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Cleveland Indians 4 Oakland Athletics 8 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Doug Johns Orel Hershiser -- 10,126 2:58
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Minnesota Twins 2 Seattle Mariners 0 box | pbp Kingdome Jose Parra Bob Wolcott Dave Stevens 15,626 2:44
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Darren Oliver Juan Guzman -- 23,005 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Colorado Rockies 5 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Brad Clontz Curt Leskanic -- 29,976 2:43
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Marcus Moore Todd Worrell -- 18,147 3:44
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 New York Mets 2 Florida Marlins 3 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Chris Hammond Jason Isringhausen Robb Nen 20,127 2:48
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Chicago Cubs 3 Montreal Expos 8 box | pbp Stade Olympique Dave Veres Terry Adams -- 13,236 2:47
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 Houston Astros 7 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Anthony Young Russ Springer Todd Jones 16,569 3:14
1996 reg season 1996-05-07 San Francisco Giants 4 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Allen Watson Tony Fossas Rod Beck 23,492 2:56
13 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 30 19 11 .633 0.0 178 144 34 W3 7-7 12-4 1 3 4 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 3.5 168 187 -19 L2 4-7 12-8 2 7 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 5.5 189 193 -4 L1 7-8 7-9 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 8.5 149 191 -42 W1 4-11 7-9 4 13 27 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 34 10 24 .294 11.0 171 257 -86 L5 4-15 6-9 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 31 20 11 .645 0.0 182 147 35 L2 11-8 9-3 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 3.0 150 137 13 W1 9-11 8-3 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 5.0 191 165 26 W1 6-9 9-7 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 30 13 17 .433 6.5 179 165 14 L1 7-10 6-7 4 11 23 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 8.0 142 176 -34 W3 7-9 6-11 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 32 21 11 .656 0.0 198 148 50 W4 8-7 13-4 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 3.0 145 155 -10 L2 6-10 12-4 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 3.5 187 165 22 L1 7-6 11-9 3 6 9 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 5.0 169 168 1 W2 9-7 7-9 4 8 13 -- 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 33 22 11 .667 0.0 202 137 65 W4 10-8 12-3 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 2.0 156 117 39 W4 8-6 12-7 2 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 5.0 142 143 -1 L4 12-7 4-8 3 4 11 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 31 13 18 .419 8.0 161 163 -2 L3 6-10 7-8 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 34 13 21 .382 9.5 109 159 -50 W2 5-13 8-8 5 14 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 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 0.0 169 169 0 W2 10-6 7-10 1 5 12 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 33 16 17 .485 1.0 162 158 4 L2 4-9 12-8 2 6 14 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 1.0 151 156 -5 L1 9-7 6-9 3 9 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 2.5 124 167 -43 L2 7-9 7-9 4 11 21 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 30 13 17 .433 2.5 157 185 -28 W4 7-8 6-9 5 12 22 -- 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 31 19 12 .613 0.0 168 123 45 W1 9-4 10-8 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 4.0 169 195 -26 L2 7-8 8-8 2 7 17 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 4.0 169 175 -6 W1 9-7 6-9 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 34 16 18 .471 4.5 131 123 8 L1 6-13 10-5 4 10 19 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Archie Corbin Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Reggie Harris Boston Red Sox Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jeff Manto Boston Red Sox Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Kenny Robinson Toronto Blue Jays Hist Claimed on waivers from Royals by Blue Jays
Alex Rodriguez Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)