1996 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

73-89 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1996 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 73-89 record. They went 36-44 at home and 37-45 on the road.

What division did the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the Central Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates went 25-27 against their NL Central opponents.

What was the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago Cubs 9-4 69.2% +13
Cincinnati Reds 8-5 61.5% -2
Houston Astros 5-8 38.5% -14
St. Louis Cardinals 3-10 23.1% -20

What was the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

The 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in September, when they went 17-10 and had a 63.0% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 8-20 and had a 28.6% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 12-14 46.2% 0
May 9-18 33.3% -40
June 15-12 55.6% +7
July 12-15 44.4% -23
August 8-20 28.6% -44
September 17-10 63.0% +43

Did the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

No, the Pirates didn't make the Postseason in 1996.

What was the run differential for the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of -57. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 75.8 wins, or a 76-86 record in the regular season.

How did the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates went 17-28.

How did the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates went 7-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 11 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1996 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1996 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1996 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 1, 1996 @ Florida Marlins Win 4 - 0
Tue, Apr 2, 1996 @ Florida Marlins Win 4 - 1
Thu, Apr 4, 1996 @ Florida Marlins Loss 2 - 6
Fri, Apr 5, 1996 @ New York Mets Win 7 - 5
Sat, Apr 6, 1996 @ New York Mets Win 5 - 0
Mon, Apr 8, 1996 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Apr 10, 1996 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 7
Thu, Apr 11, 1996 vs Montreal Expos Loss 5 - 6 (11)
Fri, Apr 12, 1996 vs Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 13
Sat, Apr 13, 1996 vs Montreal Expos Win 9 - 3
Sun, Apr 14, 1996 vs Montreal Expos Win 5 - 2
Mon, Apr 15, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Apr 16, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 13 - 3
Wed, Apr 17, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 6
Thu, Apr 18, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 2
Fri, Apr 19, 1996 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Apr 20, 1996 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 11
Sun, Apr 21, 1996 @ Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 9
Mon, Apr 22, 1996 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 3
Tue, Apr 23, 1996 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 6
Wed, Apr 24, 1996 vs Florida Marlins Win 6 - 3
Thu, Apr 25, 1996 vs Florida Marlins Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Apr 26, 1996 vs New York Mets Win 10 - 6
Sat, Apr 27, 1996 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Apr 28, 1996 vs New York Mets Loss 5 - 7
Tue, Apr 30, 1996 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 7
Wed, May 1, 1996 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 3, 1996 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 10
Sat, May 4, 1996 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 2
Sun, May 5, 1996 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Mon, May 6, 1996 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 8
Wed, May 8, 1996 vs San Diego Padres Loss 4 - 5
Wed, May 8, 1996 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 3
Thu, May 9, 1996 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 7
Fri, May 10, 1996 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Sat, May 11, 1996 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 7 - 12
Sun, May 12, 1996 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 7
Mon, May 13, 1996 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 9
Tue, May 14, 1996 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 7
Wed, May 15, 1996 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 0
Fri, May 17, 1996 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 18, 1996 @ Houston Astros Win 2 - 1 (11)
Sun, May 19, 1996 @ Houston Astros Loss 3 - 4
Mon, May 20, 1996 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 7 - 10
Tue, May 21, 1996 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 10 - 12
Wed, May 22, 1996 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 24, 1996 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 25, 1996 vs Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 26, 1996 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 6 (13)
Mon, May 27, 1996 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 5
Tue, May 28, 1996 vs Houston Astros Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 29, 1996 vs Houston Astros Loss 4 - 7
Fri, May 31, 1996 vs Colorado Rockies Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jun 1, 1996 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Jun 2, 1996 vs Colorado Rockies Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jun 3, 1996 vs Colorado Rockies Win 7 - 2
Tue, Jun 4, 1996 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jun 5, 1996 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 3
Thu, Jun 6, 1996 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 8
Fri, Jun 7, 1996 @ San Diego Padres Win 10 - 0
Sat, Jun 8, 1996 @ San Diego Padres Win 9 - 8 (14)
Sun, Jun 9, 1996 @ San Diego Padres Win 6 - 0
Mon, Jun 10, 1996 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jun 11, 1996 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 2
Thu, Jun 13, 1996 vs Florida Marlins Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 14, 1996 vs Florida Marlins Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jun 15, 1996 vs Florida Marlins Win 12 - 8
Sun, Jun 16, 1996 vs Florida Marlins Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jun 17, 1996 vs New York Mets Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Wed, Jun 19, 1996 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Wed, Jun 19, 1996 vs New York Mets Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jun 21, 1996 @ Florida Marlins Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Jun 22, 1996 @ Florida Marlins Win 4 - 1 (10)
Sun, Jun 23, 1996 @ Florida Marlins Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jun 24, 1996 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 11
Tue, Jun 25, 1996 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Jun 26, 1996 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jun 28, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Jun 29, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jun 30, 1996 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 10
Mon, Jul 1, 1996 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 1
Tue, Jul 2, 1996 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 7 - 15
Wed, Jul 3, 1996 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 4, 1996 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 7
Fri, Jul 5, 1996 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Jul 6, 1996 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 9
Sun, Jul 7, 1996 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 2
Thu, Jul 11, 1996 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jul 12, 1996 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Jul 13, 1996 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jul 14, 1996 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 7
Mon, Jul 15, 1996 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 12
Tue, Jul 16, 1996 @ Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 5
Thu, Jul 18, 1996 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 3
Fri, Jul 19, 1996 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 11
Sat, Jul 20, 1996 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 9
Sun, Jul 21, 1996 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 4
Tue, Jul 23, 1996 vs Montreal Expos Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jul 24, 1996 vs Montreal Expos Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jul 25, 1996 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4
Fri, Jul 26, 1996 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 4
Sat, Jul 27, 1996 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 28, 1996 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 12 - 8
Mon, Jul 29, 1996 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 5
Tue, Jul 30, 1996 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 5
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