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MLB Games on Wednesday April 23,1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Florida MarlinsNL3Colorado RockiesNL7Box | PBP950,017Coors FieldDay2:50Jamey WrightKevin BrownBruce RuffinGalarraga, Sheffield
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP930,434Dodger StadiumNight2:34Mark GuthrieMark PetkovsekTodd WorrellLankford
Chicago CubsNL3Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP911,807Olympic StadiumNight2:47Jim BullingerTerry MulhollandLee Smith---
Cincinnati RedsNL2New York MetsNL10Box | PBP926,492Shea StadiumDay2:33Mark ClarkMike Morgan---Hundley (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP98,850Three Rivers StadiumNight2:42Ricardo RinconJerry Spradlin------
Houston AstrosNL11San Diego PadresNL7Box | PBP915,534Qualcomm StadiumNight3:09Ramon GarciaTim Worrell---Bagwell, Vaughn
Atlanta BravesNL3San Francisco GiantsNL4Box | PBP917,0503Com ParkDay2:37Doug HenryAlan Embree---Bonds, Klesko
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP1013,117Edison International FieldNight3:13Rich DeLuciaPaul Spoljaric---Edmonds, Merced
Chicago White SoxAL11Baltimore OriolesAL9Box | PBP1042,902Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight3:56Tony CastilloArmando BenitezRoberto HernandezDavis, Martinez, Mouton
Boston Red SoxAL7Cleveland IndiansAL11Box | PBP942,430Jacobs FieldDay3:27Jack McDowellRicky Trlicek---Thome, Vaughn
Milwaukee BrewersAL5New York YankeesAL10Box | PBP922,704Yankee Stadium IDay3:04Kenny RogersBen McDonaldGraeme Lloyd---
Minnesota TwinsAL1Oakland AthleticsAL6Box | PBP98,494Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:36Ariel PrietoRich RobertsonAaron SmallKnoblauch, McGwire, Spiezio
Kansas City RoyalsAL12Seattle MarinersAL10Box | PBP921,855The KingdomeNight3:16Randy VeresEdwin HurtadoHipolito PichardoGriffey, Howard, King
Detroit TigersAL1Texas RangersAL2Box | PBP935,230The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:21John WettelandDoug Brocail---Rodriguez
14 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Wednesday, April 23, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East114Baltimore Orioles17125.706-9067235-47-11458659.593
AL East2511Boston Red Sox19109.5263.011193185-55-41436875.476
AL East3616Toronto Blue Jays1899.5003.58069115-44-51446777.465
AL East4918New York Yankees211011.4764.012295277-73-41418655.610
AL East51322Detroit Tigers21912.4295.0118130-124-65-61417071.496
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central138Minnesota Twins20119.550-99105-65-76-21425785.401
AL Central2817Milwaukee Brewers1688.5001.06873-53-65-21457075.483
AL Central31019Cleveland Indians19910.4741.5118135-175-54-51427765.542
AL Central41221Kansas City Royals18810.4442.08392-95-53-51435984.413
AL Central51427Chicago White Sox20614.3005.090111-213-63-81417467.525
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West126Seattle Mariners21138.619-12912456-17-71417764.546
AL West249Texas Rangers1798.5292.0727113-36-51456877.469
AL West3714Oakland Athletics201010.5002.59098-84-66-41425587.387
AL West41120Anaheim Angels19910.4743.0103110-74-45-61437568.524
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East122Atlanta Braves19145.737-10258446-48-11438756.608
NL East2610Florida Marlins19109.5264.07173-23-77-21438261.573
NL East3915Montreal Expos1899.5004.58697-114-65-31446975.479
NL East41023New York Mets20812.4006.5857783-65-61428062.563
NL East51225Philadelphia Phillies19613.3168.06183-224-72-61436281.434
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central145Houston Astros20137.650-9167247-56-21427171.500
NL Central2813Pittsburgh Pirates1899.5003.06184-234-45-51447074.486
NL Central31124St. Louis Cardinals19712.3685.55465-114-103-21436677.462
NL Central41326Cincinnati Reds20614.3007.071126-552-124-21427072.493
NL Central51428Chicago Cubs18216.11110.05094-442-100-61446678.458
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111San Francisco Giants18144.778-7054165-09-41447668.528
NL West233Colorado Rockies18135.7221.014194476-27-31447074.486
NL West357Los Angeles Dodgers18117.6113.06751163-18-61447767.535
NL West4712San Diego Padres1899.5005.08269133-16-81446777.465
28 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season