Alex Rodriguez appeared in 146 Major League games during the 1996 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Rodriguez appeared in, specifically relating to his 1996 hitting statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Rodriguez started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"Alex (Rodriguez) is going to be among the elite. If he comes even close to the season he had last year, he'll be in his own league. You try to compare him to somebody, but you can't. He is the only one who has done what he has done." - Alan Trammell (November 1999)
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Alex Rodriguez 1996 Game by Game Batting Logs
Did you know that Alex Rodriguez appeared in 74 games at home, had 294 at-bats, drove in 56 runs, scored 73 times, had 107 hits (26 doubles / 1 triples / 18 home runs), walked 31 times (1 intentional), struck out 51 times, was hit by a pitcher 2 times, sacrificed 5 times (2 hits & 3 flies), and finished at home with a .363 batting average, .424 on base percentage and .642 slugging average?
On the road, Alex Rodriguez appeared in 72 games, had 307 at-bats, drove in 67 runs, scored 68 times, had 108 hits (28 doubles / 0 triples / 18 home runs), walked 28 times (0 intentional), struck out 53 times, was hit by a pitcher 2 times, sacrificed 8 times (4 hits & 4 flies), and finished at home with a .351 batting average, .404 on base percentage and .618 slugging average?
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