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Monday, August 19,1996

Monday, August 19,1996

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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 1996-08-19 California Angels 9 Boston Red Sox 10 box | pbp Fenway Park Kerry Lacy Greg Gohr Heathcliff Slocumb 25,779 3:58
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Texas Rangers 10 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Roger Pavlik Jack McDowell -- 42,393 2:43
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Chicago White Sox 12 Detroit Tigers 7 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bill Simas Jose Lima -- 14,690 3:07
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Toronto Blue Jays 2 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Paul Spoljaric Jose Rosado Mike Timlin 16,862 2:24
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Jeff D'Amico Frankie Rodriguez -- 21,879 2:36
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Seattle Mariners 4 New York Yankees 10 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Andy Pettitte Rafael Carmona -- 33,994 2:36
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Florida Marlins 4 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Kevin Brown Amaury Telemaco Robb Nen 32,302 3:04
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Colorado Rockies 6 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mark Thompson Mark Portugal -- 22,670 3:06
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Alvin Morman Ramon Morel -- 15,067 4:20
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 Montreal Expos 3 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Scott Sanders Pedro Martinez Trevor Hoffman 33,490 2:40
1996 reg season 1996-08-19 New York Mets 4 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Candlestick Park Tim Scott Pete Harnisch Rod Beck 11,565 2:52
11 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 123 71 52 .577 0.0 644 604 40 W1 32-29 39-23 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 5.5 751 700 51 L2 34-28 31-31 2 5 10 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 125 61 64 .488 11.0 722 734 -12 W1 26-36 35-28 3 9 18 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 125 56 69 .448 16.0 623 663 -40 W2 28-36 28-33 4 13 24 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 124 42 82 .339 29.5 605 859 -254 L8 19-48 23-34 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 125 75 50 .600 0.0 727 610 117 L1 39-27 36-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 126 69 57 .548 6.5 710 611 99 W1 35-32 34-25 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 124 62 62 .500 12.5 703 690 13 L2 32-28 30-34 3 7 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 126 59 67 .468 16.5 717 707 10 W2 28-32 31-35 4 10 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 126 58 68 .460 17.5 597 617 -20 L2 32-33 26-35 5 11 21 -- 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 126 72 54 .571 0.0 739 611 128 W2 29-30 43-24 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 123 64 59 .520 6.5 765 711 54 L1 33-26 31-33 2 6 12 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 127 62 65 .488 10.5 682 717 -35 W2 32-29 30-36 3 8 17 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 14.0 599 750 -151 L1 21-40 36-27 4 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 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 123 77 46 .626 0.0 613 463 150 W4 33-25 44-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 123 67 56 .545 10.0 605 529 76 L1 29-31 38-25 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 20.0 518 552 -34 W1 19-42 39-25 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 126 58 68 .460 20.5 589 611 -22 L2 24-40 34-28 4 11 22 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 125 50 75 .400 28.0 496 623 -127 W1 23-40 27-35 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 St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 124 67 57 .540 0.0 588 547 41 W3 32-29 35-28 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 125 67 58 .536 0.5 611 625 -14 W1 32-35 35-23 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 122 62 60 .508 4.0 569 598 -29 L1 29-29 33-31 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 123 61 62 .496 5.5 601 582 19 L1 27-31 34-31 4 9 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 124 52 72 .419 15.0 563 636 -73 L4 25-36 27-36 5 13 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 West San Diego Padres franchise | log 127 68 59 .535 0.0 619 551 68 W2 34-29 34-30 1 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 0.5 526 510 16 L1 33-32 33-26 2 6 11 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 125 63 62 .504 4.0 741 750 -9 W1 23-43 40-19 3 8 14 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 122 53 69 .434 12.5 576 638 -62 W1 25-39 28-30 4 12 25 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jeff Huson Colorado Rockies Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Mitch Williams -- Hist Released by Phillies
Melvin Nieves Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)