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Saturday April 12,1997This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1997-04-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Atlanta Braves2Chicago Cubs1BoxMike BieleckiBob PattersonMark Wohlers
Florida Marlins1Cincinnati Reds2BoxHector CarrascoRick Helling(none)
Montreal Expos8Colorado Rockies12BoxJamey WrightJim BullingerJerry DiPoto
Houston Astros7St. Louis Cardinals5BoxRamon GarciaTodd StottlemyreBilly Wagner
Seattle Mariners5Boston Red Sox1BoxJeff FasseroJim Corsi(none)
Minnesota Twins11Kansas City Royals6BoxTodd RitchieTim Belcher(none)

Standings as of 1997-04-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Baltimore Orioles862.750--453783-23-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1549262.597
2512Toronto Blue Jays743.5711.53018122-02-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1557283.465
3815Detroit Tigers1055.5002.0716832-43-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1527478.487
4917New York Yankees945.4442.55739184-40-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1539261.601
51119Boston Red Sox1046.4003.0535304-40-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1527478.487
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1410Minnesota Twins1064.600--6165-42-24-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1526290.408
2613Cleveland Indians954.5560.5686444-41-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1528171.533
3714Milwaukee Brewers633.5001.01821-32-21-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1557580.484
41221Kansas City Royals835.3752.03940-12-31-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1536489.418
51426Chicago White Sox826.2503.03551-161-21-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1537875.510
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Oakland Athletics963.667--444401-05-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1535994.386
239Seattle Mariners1064.6000.56364-12-04-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1528468.553
31018Texas Rangers734.4292.0343311-22-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1557481.477
41324Anaheim Angels936.3333.04970-210-13-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1538172.529
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Florida Marlins1082.800--4726213-15-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1528468.553
235Atlanta Braves1073.7001.04028122-25-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1529458.618
31022Montreal Expos835.3754.03346-130-23-3L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1547579.487
41123New York Mets936.3334.53138-73-60-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium1538568.556
51225Philadelphia Phillies1037.3005.02042-223-60-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium1526587.428
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
157Houston Astros1174.636--393362-35-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1517774.510
2816Pittsburgh Pirates945.4442.02833-54-40-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1537578.490
3920Cincinnati Reds1046.4002.53965-261-43-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1527280.474
41327St. Louis Cardinals927.2224.02337-140-62-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1537182.464
51428Chicago Cubs909.0006.02044-240-60-3L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1536885.444
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Colorado Rockies972.778--7840384-23-0W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1537677.497
244Los Angeles Dodgers1073.7000.53524111-06-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1528171.533
368San Francisco Giants853.6251.5272340-05-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1548569.552
4711San Diego Padres1064.6001.55132191-05-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1527082.461