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Monday, September 2,1996

Monday, September 2,1996

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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 1996-09-02 Baltimore Orioles 12 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Mussina Shawn Boskie -- 20,287 3:28
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Detroit Tigers 8 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Mike Myers Roberto Hernandez Jose Lima 19,599 3:24
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Cleveland Indians 6 Milwaukee Brewers 7 box | pbp County Stadium Doug Jones Jose Mesa -- 18,015 3:29
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 New York Yankees 5 Oakland Athletics 0 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis David Cone Ariel Prieto -- 20,159 2:31
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Boston Red Sox 9 Seattle Mariners 8 box | pbp Kingdome Heathcliff Slocumb Rafael Carmona -- 24,470 3:57
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Minnesota Twins 6 Texas Rangers 4 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Rick Aguilera Ken Hill Eddie Guardado 24,786 3:17
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Kansas City Royals 2 Toronto Blue Jays 0 box | pbp Rogers Centre Tim Belcher Erik Hanson -- 28,177 1:53
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Atlanta Braves 6 Cincinnati Reds 7 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jeff Shaw Greg McMichael Jeff Brantley 20,879 3:10
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Chicago Cubs 3 Florida Marlins 4 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Marc Valdes Steve Trachsel Robb Nen 16,622 2:42
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 San Francisco Giants 3 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Stade Olympique Barry Manuel Rod Beck -- 26,689 4:27
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Pedro Astacio Mark Clark Todd Worrell 19,658 2:40
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 San Diego Padres 5 Philadelphia Phillies 1 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Fernando Valenzuela Rich Hunter -- 15,263 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Colorado Rockies 8 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Kevin Ritz Esteban Loaiza -- 9,513 2:40
1996 reg season 1996-09-02 Houston Astros 7 St. Louis Cardinals 8 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Alan Benes Doug Brocail -- 32,955 4:01
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 137 77 60 .562 0.0 714 684 30 W1 35-34 42-26 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 138 74 64 .536 3.5 819 780 39 W1 37-30 36-35 2 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 138 71 67 .514 6.5 785 790 -5 W2 31-38 40-29 3 7 13 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 138 63 75 .457 14.5 678 716 -38 L4 33-37 30-38 4 12 22 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 138 50 88 .362 27.5 675 928 -253 W1 23-49 27-39 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 137 81 56 .591 0.0 804 665 139 L1 43-30 38-26 1 1 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 139 74 65 .532 8.0 771 677 94 L1 38-34 36-31 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 138 69 69 .500 12.5 775 768 7 W2 36-32 33-37 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 139 67 72 .482 15.0 774 772 2 W1 33-35 34-37 4 9 19 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 139 64 75 .460 18.0 639 668 -29 W3 35-35 29-40 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 138 77 61 .558 0.0 807 676 131 L2 32-35 45-26 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 137 71 66 .518 5.5 846 784 62 L1 35-30 36-36 2 6 12 -- dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 140 66 74 .471 12.0 736 771 -35 L2 34-36 32-38 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 138 63 75 .457 14.0 680 824 -144 L1 25-42 38-33 4 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 137 84 53 .613 0.0 666 518 148 L3 36-30 48-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 136 74 62 .544 9.5 650 587 63 W3 32-34 42-28 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 138 67 71 .486 17.5 586 626 -40 W2 24-45 43-26 3 10 18 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 138 61 77 .442 23.5 651 677 -26 L1 25-44 36-33 4 11 24 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 138 55 83 .399 29.5 549 690 -141 L1 27-45 28-38 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 139 74 65 .532 0.0 678 682 -4 L2 34-37 40-28 1 5 10 Yes dnq
1996 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 138 73 65 .529 0.5 651 618 33 W4 34-34 39-31 2 6 11 -- Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 136 68 68 .500 4.5 666 625 41 L1 29-36 39-32 3 8 16 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 137 68 69 .496 5.0 660 684 -24 W1 33-36 35-33 4 9 17 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 137 57 80 .416 16.0 621 722 -101 L1 28-39 29-41 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 139 77 62 .554 0.0 680 582 98 W1 39-31 38-31 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 137 75 62 .547 1.0 596 571 25 W1 38-34 37-28 2 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 139 71 68 .511 6.0 839 841 -2 W1 24-46 47-22 3 7 14 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 135 58 77 .430 17.0 636 706 -70 L3 26-42 32-35 4 12 25 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Rich Monteleone -- Hist Released by Angels
Ricardo Rodriguez Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
David Cone New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Steve Avery Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
Steve Cooke Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
Alex Diaz Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mark Eichhorn California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
7 record(s)