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Wednesday, August 14,1996

Wednesday, August 14,1996

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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 1996-08-14 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Mike Milchin Ricky Bones Randy Myers 47,480 3:20
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Cleveland Indians 7 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Greg Gohr Jack McDowell Troy Percival 23,887 3:27
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 New York Yankees 3 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Andy Pettitte James Baldwin Mariano Rivera 23,350 2:39
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Minnesota Twins 13 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Frankie Rodriguez Dave Telgheder -- 12,729 2:49
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Kansas City Royals 3 Seattle Mariners 1 box | pbp Kingdome Jose Rosado Bob Wolcott Jeff Montgomery 23,709 2:50
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Detroit Tigers 4 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Bobby Witt Todd Van Poppel Mike Henneman 33,942 3:18
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Boston Red Sox 8 Toronto Blue Jays 6 box | pbp Rogers Centre Stan Belinda Tim Crabtree Heathcliff Slocumb 32,354 2:56
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 San Diego Padres 1 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Lee Smith Sean Bergman -- 20,983 3:44
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Colorado Rockies 1 Florida Marlins 2 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Kevin Brown Curt Leskanic Robb Nen 26,589 2:35
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Houston Astros 8 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique Shane Reynolds Rheal Cormier -- 19,136 3:08
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Chicago Cubs 5 New York Mets 8 box | pbp Shea Stadium Bobby Jones Jim Bullinger John Franco 20,110 3:12
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Atlanta Braves 1 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium David West Tom Glavine Ricky Bottalico 28,206 2:48
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 San Francisco Giants 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Chris Peters Shawn Estes John Ericks 20,340 2:44
1996 reg season 1996-08-14 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Alan Benes Ismael Valdez -- 26,945 2:32
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 119 70 49 .588 0.0 614 571 43 W1 32-29 38-20 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 119 63 56 .529 7.0 707 676 31 W2 31-26 31-31 2 5 10 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 121 59 62 .488 12.0 700 715 -15 W2 26-36 33-26 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 121 54 67 .446 17.0 610 644 -34 L2 26-34 28-33 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 120 42 78 .350 28.5 591 827 -236 L4 19-45 23-33 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 121 72 49 .595 0.0 704 593 111 L2 39-27 33-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 121 67 54 .554 5.0 676 582 94 L1 33-29 34-25 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 120 60 60 .500 11.5 684 673 11 W2 32-28 28-32 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 122 57 65 .467 15.5 586 599 -13 W1 31-31 26-34 4 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 121 55 66 .455 17.0 689 684 5 L9 27-32 28-34 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 122 69 53 .566 0.0 713 598 115 W6 28-30 41-23 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 119 61 58 .513 6.5 732 681 51 L1 30-25 31-33 2 6 13 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 122 60 62 .492 9.0 658 673 -15 L2 32-29 28-33 3 8 17 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 120 55 65 .458 13.0 580 728 -148 W2 19-38 36-27 4 11 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 119 73 46 .613 0.0 591 452 139 L1 32-25 41-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 119 66 53 .555 7.0 587 504 83 L1 28-28 38-25 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 122 57 65 .467 17.5 568 580 -12 W1 23-37 34-28 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 120 56 64 .467 17.5 499 528 -29 W2 18-39 38-25 4 11 21 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 121 49 72 .405 25.0 476 595 -119 W1 23-40 26-32 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 121 65 56 .537 0.0 590 599 -9 W1 31-33 34-23 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 120 64 56 .533 0.5 571 534 37 W1 32-29 32-27 2 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 116 58 58 .500 4.5 536 570 -34 W2 29-29 29-29 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 119 59 60 .496 5.0 573 559 14 L1 27-31 32-29 4 9 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 120 52 68 .433 12.5 556 620 -64 W1 25-32 27-36 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 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 122 65 57 .533 0.0 584 528 56 L2 34-28 31-29 1 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 120 63 57 .525 1.0 503 493 10 L1 32-32 31-25 2 6 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 119 61 58 .513 2.5 709 713 -4 L3 21-39 40-19 3 7 12 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 118 50 68 .424 13.0 551 619 -68 L1 23-38 27-30 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mark Whiten Seattle Mariners Hist Traded from Atlanta Braves to Seattle Mariners for Roger Blanco
1 record(s)