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Thursday, July 4,1996

Thursday, July 4,1996

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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 1996-07-04 Boston Red Sox 6 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Mike Mussina Tim Wakefield Randy Myers 47,075 3:04
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Chicago White Sox 6 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Progressive Field Matt Karchner Jose Mesa Roberto Hernandez 42,355 3:32
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium C.J. Nitkowski Marty Janzen Mike Myers 10,557 2:38
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Kansas City Royals 5 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Doug Linton Rich Robertson Jeff Montgomery 37,295 2:58
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Milwaukee Brewers 1 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Andy Pettitte Scott Karl John Wetteland 24,243 2:32
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 California Angels 7 Oakland Athletics 8 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Billy Taylor Rich Monteleone -- 14,144 4:16
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Seattle Mariners 9 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Rafael Carmona Mike Henneman -- 46,668 3:31
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Houston Astros 5 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Shane Reynolds John Smoltz Xavier Hernandez 49,060 2:44
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Cincinnati Reds 2 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Mark Portugal Jim Bullinger Jeff Brantley 38,047 2:45
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Colorado Rockies 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 9 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ismael Valdez Marvin Freeman -- 54,331 3:00
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 New York Mets 4 Montreal Expos 0 box | pbp Stade Olympique Robert Person Jeff Fassero -- 11,861 2:30
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 Florida Marlins 5 Philadelphia Phillies 8 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ron Blazier Pat Rapp Ricky Bottalico 17,460 3:09
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 St. Louis Cardinals 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Andy Benes Elmer Dessens -- 23,321 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-07-04 San Francisco Giants 4 San Diego Padres 8 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Tewksbury Mark Leiter -- 14,111 3:05
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 82 50 32 .610 0.0 427 386 41 W3 22-18 28-14 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 83 46 37 .554 4.5 486 459 27 W1 20-20 25-18 2 5 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 84 37 47 .440 14.0 430 456 -26 L1 18-25 19-22 3 11 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 82 34 48 .415 16.0 460 512 -52 L3 12-29 22-19 4 13 27 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 85 25 60 .294 26.5 397 602 -205 W2 11-34 14-26 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 84 51 33 .607 0.0 487 409 78 L1 25-18 26-15 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 84 48 36 .571 3.0 487 400 87 W1 21-21 27-15 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 83 42 41 .506 8.5 498 464 34 L2 21-22 21-19 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 83 40 43 .482 10.5 446 437 9 L1 19-21 21-22 4 10 17 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 85 36 49 .424 15.5 383 439 -56 W1 19-23 17-26 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 85 50 35 .588 0.0 509 415 94 L1 19-22 31-13 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 82 44 38 .537 4.5 522 479 43 W2 21-17 23-21 2 6 8 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 85 42 43 .494 8.0 416 488 -72 L2 15-26 27-17 3 8 14 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 85 41 44 .482 9.0 468 470 -2 W1 24-23 17-21 4 9 16 -- 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 84 52 32 .619 0.0 425 320 105 L1 21-16 31-16 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 84 48 36 .571 4.0 419 353 66 L2 21-20 27-16 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 84 39 45 .464 13.0 315 341 -26 L5 13-28 26-17 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 84 39 45 .464 13.0 376 398 -22 W2 17-27 22-18 4 11 19 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 83 35 48 .422 16.5 342 401 -59 W1 17-28 18-20 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 86 46 40 .535 0.0 449 426 23 W6 23-22 23-18 1 3 9 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 84 44 40 .524 1.0 393 390 3 W3 21-24 23-16 2 4 10 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 79 38 41 .481 4.5 360 397 -37 W1 19-21 19-20 3 8 18 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 84 39 45 .464 6.0 380 386 -6 L2 16-25 23-20 4 9 21 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 84 38 46 .452 7.0 382 425 -43 L1 21-21 17-25 5 13 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 86 45 41 .523 0.0 359 345 14 W1 22-24 23-17 1 6 11 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 86 45 41 .523 0.0 403 373 30 W2 23-16 22-25 2 5 12 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 83 41 42 .494 2.5 507 519 -12 L1 14-27 27-15 3 7 15 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 83 38 45 .458 5.5 405 441 -36 L2 18-22 20-23 4 12 22 -- 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
Esteban German Oakland Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Joel Peralta Oakland Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Darryl Strawberry New York Yankees Hist Sold by St Paul (Northern) to New York Yankees
3 record(s)