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1996 American League

1996 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 1,133 games, 14 teams, approx. 161 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1995 / 1997
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1995 / 1997

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1995 / 1997

League Standings

Regular Season

162 games

Central Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Cleveland Indians 99 62 .615 --
Chicago White Sox 85 77 .525 14.5
Milwaukee Brewers 80 82 .494 19.5
Minnesota Twins 78 84 .481 21.5
Kansas City Royals 75 86 .466 24

East Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
New York Yankees 92 70 .568 --
Baltimore Orioles 88 74 .543 4
Boston Red Sox 85 77 .525 7
Toronto Blue Jays 74 88 .457 18
Detroit Tigers 53 109 .327 39

West Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Texas Rangers 90 72 .556 --
Seattle Mariners 85 76 .528 4.5
Oakland Athletics 78 84 .481 12
California Angels 70 91 .435 19.5

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
Seattle Mariners SEA 28.6 6.17 161 6517 5668 993 1625 343 19 245 954 90 39 670 1052 .287 .366 .484 .850 2741 121 75 46 58 57
Cleveland Indians CLE 29.7 5.91 161 6486 5681 952 1665 335 23 218 904 160 50 671 844 .293 .369 .475 .844 2700 164 43 34 57 44
Baltimore Orioles BAL 31.1 5.82 163 6493 5689 949 1557 299 29 257 914 76 40 645 915 .274 .350 .472 .822 2685 134 61 31 67 49
Boston Red Sox BOS 28.4 5.73 162 6545 5756 928 1631 308 31 209 882 91 44 642 1020 .283 .359 .457 .816 2628 148 67 33 47 50
Texas Rangers TEX 29.5 5.69 163 6494 5702 928 1622 323 32 221 890 83 26 660 1041 .284 .358 .469 .827 2672 128 31 32 69 51
Chicago White Sox CHW 30.4 5.54 162 6497 5644 898 1586 284 33 195 860 105 41 701 927 .281 .360 .447 .807 2521 139 34 56 62 68
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 27.8 5.52 162 6434 5662 894 1578 304 40 178 845 101 48 624 986 .279 .353 .441 .794 2496 115 53 45 50 35
Minnesota Twins MIN 28.4 5.41 162 6397 5673 877 1633 332 47 118 812 143 53 576 958 .288 .357 .425 .782 2413 172 65 20 63 42
New York Yankees NYY 30.0 5.38 162 6414 5628 871 1621 293 28 162 830 96 46 632 909 .288 .360 .436 .796 2456 153 41 41 72 56
Oakland Athletics OAK 28.2 5.31 162 6402 5630 861 1492 283 21 243 823 58 35 640 1114 .265 .344 .452 .796 2546 134 58 35 39 36
Detroit Tigers DET 27.0 4.83 162 6202 5530 783 1413 257 21 204 741 87 50 546 1268 .256 .323 .420 .743 2324 132 29 48 49 26
California Angels CAL 29.2 4.73 161 6320 5686 762 1571 256 24 192 727 53 39 527 974 .276 .339 .431 .770 2451 148 29 45 33 40
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 28.6 4.73 162 6295 5599 766 1451 302 35 177 712 116 38 529 1105 .259 .331 .420 .752 2354 120 92 38 37 19
Kansas City Royals KCR 27.2 4.63 161 6229 5542 746 1477 286 38 123 689 195 85 529 943 .267 .332 .398 .731 2208 102 43 66 49 36
League Totals 28.9 5.39 2266 89725 79090 12208 21922 4205 421 2742 11583 1454 634 8592 14056 .277 .350 .445 .795 35195 1910 721 570 752 609

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
Cleveland Indians CLE 30.3 4.78 99 62 .615 4.34 161 161 148 13 9 46 1452.1 1530 769 700 173 484 42 1033 39 3 49 6245 1.387 9.5 1.1 3.0 6.4 2.13
New York Yankees NYY 29.3 4.86 92 70 .568 4.65 162 162 156 6 9 52 1440.0 1469 787 744 143 610 35 1139 49 5 55 6289 1.444 9.2 0.9 3.8 7.1 1.87
Kansas City Royals KCR 29.0 4.88 75 86 .466 4.55 161 161 144 17 8 35 1450.0 1563 786 733 176 460 32 926 56 4 56 6251 1.395 9.7 1.1 2.9 5.7 2.01
Chicago White Sox CHW 27.8 4.90 85 77 .525 4.52 162 162 155 7 4 43 1461.0 1529 794 733 174 616 60 1039 36 1 59 6405 1.468 9.4 1.1 3.8 6.4 1.69
Texas Rangers TEX 30.5 4.90 90 72 .556 4.65 163 163 144 19 6 43 1449.1 1569 799 749 168 582 44 976 43 9 38 6358 1.484 9.7 1.0 3.6 6.1 1.68
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 28.3 4.99 74 88 .457 4.57 162 162 143 19 7 35 1445.2 1476 809 734 187 610 37 1033 36 3 61 6271 1.443 9.2 1.2 3.8 6.4 1.69
Baltimore Orioles BAL 28.9 5.54 88 74 .543 5.14 163 163 150 13 1 44 1468.2 1604 903 839 209 597 35 1047 38 5 38 6460 1.499 9.8 1.3 3.7 6.4 1.75
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 27.2 5.55 80 82 .494 5.14 162 162 156 6 4 42 1447.1 1570 899 826 213 635 33 846 57 6 56 6437 1.523 9.8 1.3 3.9 5.3 1.33
Seattle Mariners SEA 27.8 5.56 85 76 .528 5.21 161 161 157 4 4 34 1431.2 1562 895 829 216 605 52 1000 60 3 37 6351 1.514 9.8 1.4 3.8 6.3 1.65
Oakland Athletics OAK 27.1 5.56 78 84 .481 5.20 162 162 155 7 5 34 1456.1 1638 900 841 205 644 61 884 52 6 60 6505 1.567 10.1 1.3 4.0 5.5 1.37
Minnesota Twins MIN 25.8 5.56 78 84 .481 5.28 162 162 149 13 5 31 1439.2 1561 900 844 233 581 27 959 41 3 49 6355 1.488 9.8 1.5 3.6 6.0 1.65
Boston Red Sox BOS 28.7 5.69 85 77 .525 4.98 162 162 145 17 5 37 1458.0 1606 921 807 185 722 41 1165 50 6 51 6633 1.597 9.9 1.1 4.5 7.2 1.61
California Angels CAL 29.1 5.86 70 91 .435 5.30 161 161 149 12 8 38 1439.0 1546 943 847 219 662 47 1052 84 8 80 6461 1.534 9.7 1.4 4.1 6.6 1.59
Detroit Tigers DET 26.7 6.81 53 109 .327 6.38 162 162 152 10 4 22 1432.2 1699 1103 1015 241 784 63 957 80 4 82 6713 1.733 10.7 1.5 4.9 6.0 1.22
League Totals 28.3 5.39 1132 1132 .500 4.99 2266 2266 2103 163 79 536 20271.2 21922 12208 11241 2742 8592 609 14056 721 66 771 89734 1.505 9.7 1.2 3.8 6.2 1.64

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Texas Rangers TEX 163 4348 1647 87 150 .986 10 62 56 47% Johnny Oates
New York Yankees NYY 162 4320 1613 91 146 .985 17 120 42 26% Joe Torre
Baltimore Orioles BAL 163 4406 1730 97 173 .984 14 135 37 22% Davey Johnson
Oakland Athletics OAK 162 4369 1778 103 195 .984 11 117 41 26% Art Howe
Minnesota Twins MIN 162 4319 1519 94 142 .984 11 84 42 33% Tom Kelly
Chicago White Sox CHW 162 4383 1574 109 145 .982 8 105 55 34% Terry Bevington
Seattle Mariners SEA 161 4295 1542 110 155 .982 8 78 42 35% Lou Piniella
Kansas City Royals KCR 161 4350 1704 111 184 .982 11 69 42 38% Bob Boone
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 162 4337 1608 110 187 .982 16 74 41 36% Cito Gaston
Cleveland Indians CLE 161 4357 1765 124 156 .980 11 104 52 33% Mike Hargrove
California Angels CAL 161 4317 1702 128 156 .979 12 146 54 27% Marcel Lachemann, John McNamara and Joe Maddon
Boston Red Sox BOS 162 4374 1638 135 152 .978 23 147 36 20% Kevin Kennedy
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 162 4342 1693 134 180 .978 9 96 40 29% Phil Garner
Detroit Tigers DET 162 4298 1727 137 157 .978 7 117 54 32% n/a
League Totals 2266 60815 23240 1570 2278 .982 168 1454 634 30%