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1996 American Association

1996 > Class AAA > League History
Overall: 574 games, 8 teams, approx. 143 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1995 / 1997
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League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1995 / 1997

League Standings

Regular Season

April 4, 1996 to September 2, 1996 · 144 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Buffalo Bisons CLE 84 60 .583 --
Indianapolis Indians CIN 78 66 .542 6
Nashville Sounds CHW 77 67 .535 7
Louisville Redbirds STL 60 84 .417 24

West Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Omaha Royals KCR 79 65 .549 --
Oklahoma City 89ers TEX 74 70 .514 5
Iowa Cubs CHC 64 78 .451 14
New Orleans Zephyrs MIL 58 84 .408 20

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Buffalo Bisons CLE 27.8 5.02 144 5469 4870 723 1330 245 32 163 676 65 41 456 885 .273 .340 .437 .777 2128 99 62 33 48 43
Omaha Royals KCR 25.2 4.94 144 5407 4740 712 1263 258 28 148 663 106 57 497 887 .266 .343 .426 .769 2021 107 73 63 34 34
Indianapolis Indians CIN 26.2 4.78 144 5366 4806 689 1263 258 39 131 634 131 49 460 988 .263 .329 .414 .743 1992 103 30 30 40 31
Oklahoma City 89ers TEX 27.7 4.57 144 5471 4821 658 1282 271 20 139 620 77 64 516 952 .266 .339 .417 .756 2010 111 45 33 56 33
Nashville Sounds CHW 26.0 4.33 144 5192 4708 624 1194 237 28 124 583 78 48 368 772 .254 .312 .395 .707 1859 105 44 45 27 23
New Orleans Zephyrs MIL 26.5 4.27 142 5332 4750 606 1160 217 28 142 552 79 44 465 999 .244 .316 .391 .708 1859 117 53 26 38 23
Iowa Cubs CHC 26.6 4.18 142 5238 4771 593 1250 226 25 121 554 64 35 362 820 .262 .315 .396 .711 1889 111 26 43 36 19
Louisville Redbirds STL 26.3 4.05 144 5195 4708 583 1178 215 37 145 545 100 60 387 912 .250 .311 .404 .715 1902 113 36 39 25 31
League Totals 26.5 4.52 1148 42670 38174 5188 9920 1927 237 1113 4827 700 398 3511 7215 .260 .326 .410 .736 15660 866 369 312 304 237

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Indianapolis Indians CIN 27.8 4.01 78 66 .542 3.53 144 144 138 6 13 39 1245.0 1171 578 489 130 394 24 942 40 4 53 5233 1.257 8.5 0.9 2.8 6.8 2.39
Nashville Sounds CHW 26.6 4.10 77 67 .535 3.77 144 144 131 13 12 40 1234.2 1167 590 517 129 472 33 880 38 3 55 5255 1.327 8.5 0.9 3.4 6.4 1.86
Oklahoma City 89ers TEX 26.2 4.13 74 70 .514 3.60 144 144 133 11 10 25 1250.1 1249 595 500 97 381 18 943 48 11 57 5313 1.304 9.0 0.7 2.7 6.8 2.48
Buffalo Bisons CLE 26.2 4.39 84 60 .583 3.97 144 144 133 11 9 40 1252.2 1198 632 552 126 454 12 935 50 8 54 5342 1.319 8.6 0.9 3.3 6.7 2.06
Omaha Royals KCR 25.2 4.64 79 65 .549 4.21 144 144 139 5 10 42 1245.0 1299 668 582 164 412 19 912 48 10 54 5367 1.374 9.4 1.2 3.0 6.6 2.21
Iowa Cubs CHC 26.5 4.76 64 78 .451 4.46 142 142 134 8 7 36 1232.1 1261 676 611 170 405 36 837 39 6 55 5281 1.352 9.2 1.2 3.0 6.1 2.07
New Orleans Zephyrs MIL 27.6 4.99 58 84 .408 4.30 142 142 134 8 11 32 1253.0 1278 708 598 159 526 45 871 51 7 59 5487 1.440 9.2 1.1 3.8 6.3 1.66
Louisville Redbirds STL 26.1 5.15 60 84 .417 4.76 144 144 136 8 5 36 1234.0 1297 741 652 138 467 50 895 55 8 64 5398 1.429 9.5 1.0 3.4 6.5 1.92
League Totals 26.6 4.52 574 574 .500 4.07 1148 1148 1078 70 77 290 9947.0 9920 5188 4501 1113 3511 237 7215 369 57 451 42676 1.350 9.0 1.0 3.2 6.5 2.06

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Iowa Cubs CHC 142 3697 1428 114 125 .978 9 84 43 34% Ron Clark
Nashville Sounds CHW 144 3704 1451 119 120 .977 10 105 70 40% Rick Renick
Buffalo Bisons CLE 144 3758 1454 125 130 .977 24 155 30 16% Brian Graham
Louisville Redbirds STL 144 3702 1597 140 129 .974 15 88 52 37% Joe Pettini
Omaha Royals KCR 144 3735 1423 147 147 .972 13 52 57 52% Mike Jirschele
New Orleans Zephyrs MIL 142 3759 1585 160 154 .971 22 84 54 39% Tim Ireland
Indianapolis Indians CIN 144 3735 1398 156 119 .971 13 64 58 48% Dave Miley
Oklahoma City 89ers TEX 144 3751 1579 164 149 .970 8 68 34 33% Greg Biagini
League Totals 1148 29841 11915 1125 1073 .974 114 700 398 36%