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MLB Games on Sunday May 18, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP935,046Turner FieldNight2:14Tom GlavineAndy Benes---Gant
San Francisco GiantsNL3Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP937,598Wrigley FieldDay2:38Turk WendellJulian TavarezTerry AdamsAurilia, Sosa (2)
San Diego PadresNL0Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP923,265Cinergy FieldDay3:13Dave BurbaFernando Valenzuela------
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Montreal ExposNL7Box | PBP931,949Olympic StadiumDay2:51Pedro MartinezPedro AstacioUgueth UrbinaFletcher, Karros, Lansing, Zeile
Colorado RockiesNL4New York MetsNL10Box | PBP922,845Shea StadiumDay3:13Takashi KashiwadaBruce Ruffin---Castilla, Galarraga
Houston AstrosNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Box | PBP917,367Veterans StadiumDay2:29Garrett StephensonMike HamptonRicky BottalicoDaulton, Rolen
Florida MarlinsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP1028,702Three Rivers StadiumDay3:05Robb NenRich LoiselleRob StaniferCummings
Milwaukee BrewersAL4Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP916,665Edison International FieldDay2:26Dennis SpringerJose MercedesMike JamesEdmonds (2), Jaha, Nilsson
Detroit TigersAL6Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP915,333Kauffman StadiumDay3:36John CummingsTim BelcherMike MyersOfferman, Sweeney (2)
Boston Red SoxAL5Minnesota TwinsAL7Box | PBP913,879Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay2:40Rich RobertsonAaron SeleRick AguileraStahoviak
Chicago White SoxAL10Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP945,227Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:53James BaldwinMike Mohler---Canseco
Baltimore OriolesAL8Seattle MarinersAL7Box | PBP957,432The KingdomeDay3:35Jesse OroscoNorm CharltonArmando BenitezGriffey, Hammonds, Hoiles, Rodriguez, Sorrento
New York YankeesAL2Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP946,850The Ballpark in ArlingtonDay2:50Darren OliverDavid ConeJohn WettelandGonzalez, Hayes
Cleveland IndiansAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP931,137SkyDomeDay2:58Chad OgeaChris CarpenterMichael JacksonAlomar, Carter, Merced, Sprague, Thome, Williams (2)
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 Sunday, May 18, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles412813.683-2321577513-615-71217051.579
AL East225New York Yankees432518.5814.02551817413-1012-81197148.597
AL East3611Toronto Blue Jays402119.5256.5152164-1211-910-101225567.451
AL East41019Detroit Tigers421923.4529.5218207119-1310-101206060.500
AL East51222Boston Red Sox401624.40011.5211221-109-137-111226260.508
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1817Cleveland Indians402020.500-234230411-129-81216655.545
AL Central2715Kansas City Royals402020.500-189195-611-99-111214774.388
AL Central3918Milwaukee Brewers391920.4870.5188202-145-1414-61225963.484
AL Central41120Chicago White Sox401822.4502.0201221-208-1110-111216259.512
AL Central51323Minnesota Twins431726.3954.5202245-438-129-141195168.429
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West138Texas Rangers402317.575-1901751510-813-91225468.443
AL West2410Seattle Mariners422319.5481.0243240313-710-121206753.558
AL West3512Anaheim Angels402119.5252.0200204-47-1214-71226359.516
AL West41425Oakland Athletics441727.3868.0197270-737-1610-111184870.407
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves422913.690-2101327813-716-61207248.600
NL East223Florida Marlins422616.6193.0181145369-1117-51206654.550
NL East346Montreal Expos402317.5755.0224199259-1214-51225567.451
NL East4713New York Mets422220.5247.01921533911-1011-101206654.550
NL East51124Philadelphia Phillies411625.39012.5151219-687-139-121215269.430
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1814Houston Astros432221.512-1731611210-1312-81196257.521
NL Central2916Pittsburgh Pirates422121.5000.5169203-3412-99-121205862.483
NL Central31021St. Louis Cardinals411724.4154.0155158-36-1611-81215665.463
NL Central41327Chicago Cubs411427.3417.0169202-336-178-101215467.446
NL Central51428Cincinnati Reds411328.3178.0144220-766-177-111216358.521
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West134San Francisco Giants402416.600-164163111-713-91226656.541
NL West257Los Angeles Dodgers402317.5751.0149134159-814-91226557.533
NL West369Colorado Rockies412318.5611.52552213411-1112-71216061.496
NL West41226San Diego Padres401525.3759.0165191-265-1210-131226161.500
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