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MLB Games on Friday May 2,1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP937,577Turner FieldNight2:26Chris PetersMike BieleckiRich LoiselleLemke, Martin
Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Colorado RockiesNL4Box | PBP948,031Coors FieldNight2:28Bobby MunozMark ThompsonRicky BottalicoBrogna, Manwaring
Florida MarlinsNL1Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP925,421AstrodomeNight2:32Shane ReynoldsPat RappBilly WagnerBagwell, Conine
Chicago CubsNL7Los Angeles DodgersNL8Box | PBP1041,313Dodger StadiumNight3:38Tom CandiottiBob Patterson---Piazza
St. Louis CardinalsNL4New York MetsNL7Box | PBP914,877Shea StadiumNight2:46Greg McMichaelT.J. MathewsJohn FrancoHuskey
Montreal ExposNL5San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP922,503Qualcomm StadiumNight3:18Dave VeresDoug BochtlerUgueth UrbinaGrudzielanek, Gwynn, Jones, White
Cincinnati RedsNL6San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP911,9593Com ParkNight2:47Pete SchourekOsvaldo Fernandez---Bonds, Harris, Powell, Taubensee
Oakland AthleticsAL1Baltimore OriolesAL7Box | PBP946,181Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight2:21Jimmy KeySteve Karsay---Alomar, Davis
New York YankeesAL9Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP924,258Kauffman StadiumNight3:34David ConeJim PittsleyMariano RiveraMartinez, Williams
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Seattle MarinersAL8Box | PBP937,430The KingdomeNight2:24Randy JohnsonJeff D'Amico---Griffey, Mieske, Rodriguez, Wilson
Boston Red SoxAL5Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP935,338The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:38Butch HenryDanny PattersonHeathcliff SlocumbBuford, Vaughn
Minnesota TwinsAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP1030,226SkyDomeNight2:42Brad RadkeTim CrabtreeRick Aguilera---
12 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 Friday, May 02, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles25187.720-14297458-410-31378057.584
AL East2411Boston Red Sox261412.5384.5151128238-76-51366472.471
AL East3512New York Yankees281513.5364.5165122438-77-61348153.604
AL East41121Toronto Blue Jays251114.4407.0101104-36-65-81376572.474
AL East51323Detroit Tigers271116.4078.0139154-155-96-71356867.504
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1816Cleveland Indians261313.500-17417317-76-61357362.541
AL Central2715Milwaukee Brewers241212.500-111128-174-88-41376671.482
AL Central3917Kansas City Royals251213.4800.512111837-65-71365581.404
AL Central41222Minnesota Twins281216.4292.0129159-306-86-81345678.418
AL Central51426Chicago White Sox25817.3204.5106138-324-84-91367264.529
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West125Seattle Mariners281711.607-169152179-48-71347361.545
AL West238Texas Rangers251411.5601.5114103117-57-61376374.460
AL West3614Anaheim Angels241212.5003.0124135-115-57-71387266.522
AL West41019Oakland Athletics281315.4644.0130165-355-98-61345282.388
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves27207.741-14678688-412-31358154.600
NL East269Florida Marlins271512.5565.010610243-1012-21357758.570
NL East3710Montreal Expos261412.5385.5128133-55-89-41366472.471
NL East4918New York Mets281315.4647.5126108186-87-71347559.560
NL East51225Philadelphia Phillies26917.34610.597127-306-83-91365977.434
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central157Houston Astros281612.571-11597187-79-51346866.507
NL Central2813Pittsburgh Pirates271413.5191.597127-308-76-61356570.481
NL Central31020St. Louis Cardinals271215.4443.59396-34-118-41356174.452
NL Central41327Cincinnati Reds27819.2967.5102174-723-125-71356867.504
NL Central51428Chicago Cubs27621.2229.5106146-402-134-81356273.459
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123Colorado Rockies26188.692-180131499-49-41366571.478
NL West234San Francisco Giants26179.6541.09885138-49-51367363.537
NL West346Los Angeles Dodgers261511.5773.01019566-59-61367363.537
NL West41124San Diego Padres261016.3858.011110744-76-91366670.485
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