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Friday May 30,1997This 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.

1997 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1997-05-30

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Francisco Giants2Atlanta Braves3BoxMark WohlersDoug Henry(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Chicago Cubs1BoxPete SchourekFrank Castillo(none)
Colorado Rockies3Florida Marlins4BoxMark HuttonJerry DiPoto(none)
San Diego Padres9Houston Astros2BoxWill CunnaneChris HoltTim Worrell
Philadelphia Phillies3New York Mets7BoxDave MlickiEdgar Ramos(none)
Montreal Expos2Pittsburgh Pirates10BoxChris PetersJeff Juden(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxT.J. MathewsDarren Hall(none)
Minnesota Twins4Anaheim Angels3BoxBob TewksburyJason DicksonRick Aguilera
Cleveland Indians0Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike MussinaCharles Nagy(none)
New York Yankees4Boston Red Sox10BoxChris HammondRamiro Mendoza(none)
Chicago White Sox0Milwaukee Brewers5BoxCal EldredJames Baldwin(none)
Toronto Blue Jays7Oakland Athletics12BoxAriel PrietoPat Hentgen(none)
Detroit Tigers5Seattle Mariners2BoxFelipe LiraJeff FasseroTodd Jones
Kansas City Royals3Texas Rangers2BoxGlendon RuschBobby WittHipolito Pichardo

Standings as of 1997-05-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles503515.700--2821899317-818-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1126349.563
2511New York Yankees532825.5288.52912385315-1113-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1096841.624
3715Toronto Blue Jays502525.50010.0189221-3213-1012-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1125161.455
4918Detroit Tigers512427.47111.52632392410-1514-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1115556.495
51222Boston Red Sox502228.44013.0263270-711-1611-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1125656.500
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cleveland Indians502723.540--2862671913-1414-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1115952.532
2817Milwaukee Brewers492425.4902.5238243-58-1816-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1125458.482
41019Kansas City Royals502327.4604.0225247-2212-1211-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1114467.396
31120Chicago White Sox502327.4604.0257272-159-1314-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1115754.514
51323Minnesota Twins532330.4345.5258305-4710-1313-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1094564.413
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Texas Rangers512823.549--2512391213-1215-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1114962.441
2410Anaheim Angels512724.5291.02772631411-1516-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1115754.514
3613Seattle Mariners532726.5092.0316324-816-1211-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1096346.578
41425Oakland Athletics552233.4008.0265344-7911-2011-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1074364.402
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves523616.692--2571669116-920-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1106545.591
223Florida Marlins513120.6084.52261864012-1319-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1116150.550
345New York Mets522923.5587.02441836116-1313-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium1105951.536
469Montreal Expos512724.5298.526025379-1518-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1115160.459
51428Philadelphia Phillies521933.36517.0182282-1009-1810-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium1104961.445
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1814Pittsburgh Pirates522626.500--216241-2515-1211-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1105357.482
2916Houston Astros532627.4910.52282161212-1714-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1095851.532
31021St. Louis Cardinals512328.4512.520219579-1914-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1115061.450
41226Chicago Cubs522032.3856.0216239-239-2011-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1104862.436
51327Cincinnati Reds532033.3776.5197264-678-1912-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1095653.514
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134San Francisco Giants513021.588--211223-1212-918-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1116051.541
258Colorado Rockies522824.5382.53132882513-1515-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1105555.500
3712Los Angeles Dodgers512625.5104.018517699-1417-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1116249.559
41124San Diego Padres512130.4129.0231256-257-1314-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1115556.495

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Byron EmbryP20.267signed 
Steve MintzP28.187Signed as Free Agent by Padres. 
Francisco SantosRF-1B23.082Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Rudy SeanezP28.222Sent to Royals by Mets for future considerations.