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MLB Games on Thursday April 24, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP921,787Wrigley FieldNight2:55Rich LoiselleMel Rojas------
Boston Red SoxAL2Baltimore OriolesAL1Box | PBP1240,000Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight3:40Ricky TrlicekTerry MathewsButch HenryGarciaparra, Hoiles
Cleveland IndiansAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL3Box | PBP97,135County StadiumNight3:11Charles NagyCal EldredJose MesaFernandez, Giles
Minnesota TwinsAL11Oakland AthleticsAL12Box | PBP119,044Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay4:17Don WengertRick Aguilera---Knoblauch, Mayne, Stairs, Steinbach
Detroit TigersAL2Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP931,902The Ballpark in ArlingtonDay2:49Roger PavlikJustin ThompsonJohn WettelandFryman
5 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 Thursday, April 24, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East114Baltimore Orioles18126.667-9169225-47-21448658.597
AL East249Boston Red Sox20119.5502.011394196-55-41426775.472
AL East3715Toronto Blue Jays1899.5003.08069115-44-51446777.465
AL East4918New York Yankees211011.4763.512295277-73-41418655.610
AL East51322Detroit Tigers22913.4095.0120134-144-75-61407070.500
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1612Minnesota Twins211110.524-110117-75-86-21415784.404
AL Central2817Cleveland Indians201010.5000.5124138-146-54-51417665.539
AL Central31120Milwaukee Brewers1789.4711.07179-83-65-31447074.486
AL Central41221Kansas City Royals18810.4441.58392-95-53-51435984.413
AL Central51426Chicago White Sox20614.3004.590111-213-63-81417467.525
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West126Seattle Mariners21138.619-12912456-17-71417764.546
AL West238Texas Rangers18108.5561.5767333-37-51446777.465
AL West3513Oakland Athletics211110.5242.0102109-74-67-41415487.383
AL West41019Anaheim 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 East3914Montreal 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 Central2711Pittsburgh Pirates19109.5262.56587-225-45-51436974.483
NL Central31124St. Louis Cardinals19712.3685.55465-114-103-21436677.462
NL Central41327Cincinnati Reds20614.3007.071126-552-124-21427072.493
NL Central51428Chicago Cubs19217.10510.55398-452-100-71436677.462
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 West4816San 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