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Wednesday, May 22,1996

Wednesday, May 22,1996

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Games on this date
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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 1996-05-22 California Angels 5 Baltimore Orioles 10 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Jimmy Haynes Jim Abbott Roger McDowell 45,817 3:17
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Seattle Mariners 6 Boston Red Sox 1 box | pbp Fenway Park Bob Wolcott Tim Wakefield -- 26,753 2:37
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Kirk McCaskill Mike Timlin -- 17,882 3:26
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Milwaukee Brewers 10 Cleveland Indians 8 box | pbp Progressive Field Scott Karl Jack McDowell Mike Fetters 41,027 3:23
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Kansas City Royals 6 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Tim Belcher John Farrell Jeff Montgomery 12,890 2:52
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Texas Rangers 6 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Roger Pavlik Jose Parra Mike Henneman 17,955 3:10
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Oakland Athletics 5 New York Yankees 1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Steve Wojciechowski Andy Pettitte Mike Mohler 18,544 2:29
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Chicago Cubs 4 Atlanta Braves 9 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tom Glavine Jim Bullinger -- 33,186 2:45
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Florida Marlins 1 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field John Smiley Al Leiter Jeff Brantley 22,055 2:32
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Colorado Rockies 6 box | pbp Coors Field Kevin Ritz Zane Smith Bruce Ruffin 48,044 2:35
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Alan Benes Darryl Kile T.J. Mathews 15,353 2:31
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 New York Mets 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Mark Clark Hideo Nomo John Franco 33,716 2:32
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Philadelphia Phillies 2 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Mike Grace Trevor Hoffman 13,118 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-05-22 Montreal Expos 4 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Pedro Martinez William VanLandingham Mel Rojas 11,663 3:02
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 42 25 17 .595 0.0 237 207 30 L1 8-9 17-8 1 3 6 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 44 25 19 .568 1.0 258 260 -2 W1 9-9 16-10 2 5 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 45 20 25 .444 6.5 241 245 -4 L3 11-15 9-10 3 11 21 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 43 17 26 .395 8.5 239 273 -34 L2 5-14 12-12 4 13 26 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 47 12 35 .255 15.5 216 361 -145 L8 6-21 6-14 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 43 29 14 .674 0.0 262 211 51 L1 14-9 15-5 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 44 26 18 .591 3.5 254 193 61 W5 13-13 13-5 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 7.0 270 232 38 W1 12-11 10-10 3 7 12 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 10.0 208 246 -38 W3 13-13 8-13 4 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 44 19 25 .432 10.5 236 246 -10 L1 7-12 12-13 5 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 45 28 17 .622 0.0 272 210 62 W1 10-10 18-7 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 44 24 20 .545 3.5 277 232 45 W2 11-9 13-11 2 6 9 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 6.5 234 247 -13 W1 11-11 10-12 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 7.0 205 246 -41 L1 8-16 13-8 4 9 17 -- 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 46 30 16 .652 0.0 247 153 94 W1 10-7 20-9 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 47 29 18 .617 1.5 260 206 54 W1 13-14 16-4 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 48 24 24 .500 7.0 180 205 -25 L1 9-15 15-9 3 6 13 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 7.0 187 208 -21 L1 14-11 8-11 4 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 45 19 26 .422 10.5 218 220 -2 W1 10-17 9-9 5 12 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 48 22 26 .458 0.0 228 249 -21 L3 13-12 9-14 1 9 18 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 0.5 221 226 -5 L1 6-14 15-12 2 10 20 -- dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 1.0 210 251 -41 W3 11-14 9-12 3 11 22 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 41 17 24 .415 1.5 191 229 -38 W1 7-11 10-13 4 13 25 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 46 18 28 .391 3.0 209 248 -39 L4 11-14 7-14 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 46 28 18 .609 0.0 232 170 62 W1 12-7 16-11 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 3.5 251 257 -6 L1 14-10 10-11 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 4.5 243 273 -30 W7 8-13 14-8 3 5 11 -- dnq
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 48 24 24 .500 5.0 188 170 18 L1 8-15 16-9 4 7 14 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Felix Fermin -- Hist Released by Yankees
Mel Hall -- Hist Released by Giants
Brian Shouse Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed to minor league contract
Greg Swindell Houston Astros Hist Activated from Disabled List
Reggie Sanders Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Benji Gil Texas Rangers Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)