2016 Season News

The San Diego Padres became the first team in Major League history to be shut out in three consecutive games to open a season. San Diego lost to Los Angeles by the scores of 15–0, 3–0 and 7–0, respectively. Previously, the St. Louis Browns had had the worst start, going scoreless in their first 26 innings in 1943

On June 25, the Chicago White Sox tied the Major League record for most home runs hit in a single game by a losing team. Chicago hit seven home runs, but still lost 10–8 against the Toronto Blue Jays. The only other team to accomplish this feat was the Detroit Tigers on May 28, 1995 and August 8, 2004.

With Hyun Soo Kim's home run on June 30 in the seventh inning against the Seattle Mariners, the Baltimore Orioles set the Major League record for most home runs hit by a team for the month of June. The Orioles 56 home runs broke the record of 55 home runs that was set by the 1996 Oakland Athletics.

On August 11 the Milwaukee Brewers scored in every inning they batted against the Atlanta Braves. They became the 19th team since 1900 to accomplish this. Then on September 12, the Chicago White Sox became the 20th in an 11-4 win against the Cleveland Indians,

2016 American League East
Team Record GB
Boston Red Sox 93-69 -
Baltimore Orioles 89-73 4.0
Toronto Blue Jays 89-73 4.0
New York Yankees 84-78 9.0
Tampa Bay Rays 68-94 25.0
2016 American League Central
Team Record GB
Cleveland Indians 94-67 -
Detroit Tigers 86-75 8.0
Kansas City Royals 81-81 13.5
Chicago White Sox 78-84 16.5
Minnesota Twins 59-103 35.5
2016 American League West
Team Record GB
Texas Rangers 95-67 -
Seattle Mariners 86-76 9.0
Houston Astros 84-78 11.0
Los Angeles Angels 74-88 21.0
Oakland Athletics 69-93 26.0
2016 National League East
Team Record GB
Washington Nationals 95-67 -
New York Mets 87-75 8.0
Miami Marlins 79-82 15.5
Philadelphia Phillies 71-91 24.0
Atlanta Braves 68-93 26.5
2016 National League Central
Team Record GB
Chicago Cubs 103-58 -
St. Louis Cardinals 86-76 17.5
Pittsburgh Pirates 78-83 25.0
Milwaukee Brewers 73-89 30.5
Cincinnati Reds 68-94 35.5
2016 National League West
Team Record GB
Los Angeles Dodgers 91-71 -
San Francisco Giants 87-75 4.0
Colorado Rockies 75-87 16.0
Arizona Diamondbacks 69-93 22.0
San Diego Padres 68-94 23.0
American League Teams Stats
Team W L PCT RS RS/G RA RA/G HR HR/A AVG OBP SLG ERA BBA SOA FPCT DP
Texas Rangers 95 67 0.586 765 4.72 757 4.67 215 201 0.262 0.316 0.433 4.37 534 1154 0.984 190
Cleveland Indians 94 67 0.584 777 4.83 676 4.20 185 186 0.262 0.327 0.430 3.84 461 1398 0.985 126
Boston Red Sox 93 69 0.574 878 5.42 694 4.28 208 176 0.282 0.346 0.461 4.00 490 1362 0.987 139
Toronto Blue Jays 89 73 0.549 759 4.69 666 4.11 221 183 0.256 0.314 0.443 3.78 461 1314 0.986 144
Baltimore Orioles 89 73 0.549 744 4.59 715 4.41 253 183 0.248 0.326 0.426 4.22 545 1248 0.987 165
Detroit Tigers 86 75 0.534 750 4.66 721 4.48 211 182 0.267 0.327 0.438 4.24 462 1232 0.987 148
Seattle Mariners 86 76 0.531 768 4.74 707 4.36 223 213 0.259 0.321 0.430 4.00 460 1318 0.985 158
Houston Astros 84 78 0.519 724 4.47 701 4.33 198 181 0.247 0.315 0.417 4.06 453 1396 0.987 135
New York Yankees 84 78 0.519 680 4.20 702 4.33 183 214 0.252 0.312 0.405 4.16 444 1393 0.985 116
Kansas City Royals 81 81 0.500 675 4.17 712 4.40 147 206 0.261 0.309 0.400 4.21 517 1287 0.984 134
Chicago White Sox 78 84 0.481 686 4.23 715 4.41 168 185 0.257 0.314 0.410 4.10 521 1270 0.984 148
Los Angeles Angels 74 88 0.457 717 4.43 727 4.49 156 208 0.260 0.319 0.405 4.28 498 1136 0.983 148
Oakland Athletics 69 93 0.426 653 4.03 761 4.70 169 185 0.246 0.302 0.395 4.51 464 1188 0.984 152
Tampa Bay Rays 68 94 0.420 672 4.15 713 4.40 216 210 0.243 0.301 0.426 4.20 491 1357 0.984 129
Minnesota Twins 59 103 0.364 722 4.46 889 5.49 200 221 0.251 0.313 0.421 5.08 479 1191 0.979 172
National League Teams Stats
Team W L PCT RS RS/G RA RA/G HR HR/A AVG OBP SLG ERA BBA SOA FPCT DP
Chicago Cubs 103 58 0.640 808 5.02 556 3.45 199 163 0.256 0.335 0.429 3.15 495 1441 0.983 116
Washington Nationals 95 67 0.586 763 4.71 612 3.78 203 155 0.256 0.322 0.426 3.51 468 1476 0.988 142
Los Angeles Dodgers 91 71 0.562 725 4.48 638 3.94 189 165 0.249 0.315 0.409 3.70 464 1510 0.986 101
New York Mets 87 75 0.537 671 4.14 617 3.81 218 152 0.246 0.311 0.417 3.57 439 1396 0.985 138
San Francisco Giants 87 75 0.537 715 4.41 631 3.90 130 158 0.258 0.327 0.398 3.65 439 1309 0.988 136
St. Louis Cardinals 86 76 0.531 779 4.81 712 4.40 225 159 0.255 0.320 0.442 4.08 475 1290 0.983 169
Miami Marlins 79 82 0.491 655 4.07 682 4.24 128 152 0.263 0.318 0.394 4.05 595 1379 0.985 137
Pittsburgh Pirates 78 83 0.484 729 4.53 758 4.71 153 180 0.257 0.326 0.402 4.21 533 1232 0.982 172
Colorado Rockies 75 87 0.463 845 5.22 860 5.31 204 181 0.275 0.334 0.457 4.91 547 1223 0.982 148
Milwaukee Brewers 73 89 0.451 671 4.14 733 4.52 194 178 0.244 0.320 0.407 4.08 532 1175 0.978 145
Philadelphia Phillies 71 91 0.438 610 3.77 796 4.91 161 213 0.240 0.295 0.384 4.63 466 1299 0.984 142
Arizona Diamondbacks 69 93 0.426 752 4.64 890 5.49 190 202 0.261 0.317 0.432 5.09 603 1318 0.983 143
Atlanta Braves 68 93 0.422 649 4.03 779 4.84 122 177 0.255 0.317 0.384 4.51 547 1227 0.983 134
Cincinnati Reds 68 94 0.420 716 4.42 854 5.27 164 258 0.256 0.312 0.408 4.91 636 1241 0.983 142
San Diego Padres 68 94 0.420 686 4.23 770 4.75 177 183 0.235 0.294 0.390 4.43 569 1222 0.982 165