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Friday, September 20,1996

Friday, September 20,1996

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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 1996-09-20 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Pat Hentgen Rick Krivda Paul Spoljaric 47,026 3:16
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Texas Rangers 5 California Angels 6 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chuck McElroy Mike Stanton -- 18,860 3:28
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Minnesota Twins 3 Chicago White Sox 7 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Kevin Tapani Rich Robertson -- 15,673 2:19
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Kansas City Royals 6 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Progressive Field Brian Bevil Charles Nagy Jaime Bluma 42,358 3:18
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Detroit Tigers 10 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium A.J. Sager Scott Karl -- 15,046 2:55
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Boston Red Sox 4 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tim Wakefield Dale Polley Heathcliff Slocumb 39,883 3:20
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Oakland Athletics 2 Seattle Mariners 12 box | pbp Kingdome Rafael Carmona Don Wengert Rusty Meacham 56,535 3:12
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Montreal Expos 2 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tom Glavine Dave Leiper Mark Wohlers 46,260 2:54
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Dave Burba Alan Benes Jeff Brantley 23,496 2:42
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Houston Astros 1 Florida Marlins 3 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Kevin Brown Shane Reynolds Robb Nen 21,518 2:56
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 New York Mets 5 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Paul Wilson Mike Mimbs John Franco 22,001 2:10
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Chicago Cubs 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jon Lieber Kevin Foster John Ericks 19,285 2:46
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Tom Candiotti Trevor Hoffman 51,217 2:43
1996 reg season 1996-09-20 Colorado Rockies 2 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Mark Gardner Mark Thompson -- 15,734 2:15
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 153 87 66 .569 0.0 810 745 65 L2 42-36 45-30 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1996 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 154 84 70 .545 3.5 907 863 44 L1 42-33 41-38 2 3 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1996 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 153 80 73 .523 7.0 875 871 4 W5 37-41 43-32 3 7 12 -- dnq
1996 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 153 69 84 .451 18.0 726 772 -46 W1 36-40 33-44 4 12 22 -- dnq
1996 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 154 52 102 .338 35.5 741 1041 -300 W1 25-54 27-48 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 153 93 60 .608 0.0 901 727 174 L1 47-31 46-29 1 1 1 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1996 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 155 82 73 .529 12.0 871 765 106 W2 40-38 42-35 2 6 11 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 154 75 79 .487 18.5 843 841 2 L1 38-37 37-42 3 9 17 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 154 75 79 .487 18.5 844 858 -14 L2 38-37 37-42 4 8 16 -- dnq
1996 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 154 72 82 .468 21.5 708 750 -42 W1 37-40 35-42 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 155 84 71 .542 0.0 890 774 116 L5 37-41 47-30 1 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
1996 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 152 82 70 .539 0.5 941 842 99 W9 40-33 42-37 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1996 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 154 73 81 .474 10.5 817 858 -41 L2 37-42 36-39 3 10 20 -- dnq
1996 AL West California Angels franchise | log 152 67 85 .441 15.5 728 895 -167 W2 26-50 41-35 4 13 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 153 91 62 .595 0.0 742 609 133 W1 38-37 53-25 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1996 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 153 85 68 .556 6.0 712 632 80 L1 36-39 49-29 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1996 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 154 74 80 .481 17.5 650 688 -38 W1 27-51 47-29 3 10 19 -- dnq
1996 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 154 69 85 .448 22.5 718 745 -27 W2 28-48 41-37 4 11 23 -- dnq
1996 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 154 62 92 .403 29.5 620 760 -140 L2 30-48 32-44 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 154 83 71 .539 0.0 728 675 53 L1 37-39 46-32 1 5 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 154 78 76 .506 5.0 729 766 -37 L6 34-45 44-31 2 7 14 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 153 75 78 .490 7.5 733 747 -14 W1 34-44 41-34 3 8 15 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 152 74 78 .487 8.0 728 695 33 L6 32-43 42-35 4 9 18 -- dnq
1996 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 153 68 85 .444 14.5 714 784 -70 W9 34-44 34-41 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 154 87 67 .565 0.0 674 623 51 L1 42-37 45-30 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1996 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 155 87 68 .561 0.5 748 657 91 W1 43-35 44-33 2 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
1996 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 155 80 75 .516 7.5 926 924 2 L2 26-51 54-24 3 6 13 -- dnq
1996 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 154 63 91 .409 24.0 706 823 -117 W2 27-47 36-44 4 13 26 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jason Middlebrook San Diego Padres Hist Signed out of draft (Stanford)
1 record(s)