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MLB Games on Saturday May 31, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
San Francisco GiantsNL6Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP946,445Turner FieldNight3:16Jim PooleJoe BorowskiRod BeckHill, Klesko
Cincinnati RedsNL4Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP936,440Wrigley FieldDay2:35Kevin FosterMike MorganMel RojasLarkin
Colorado RockiesNL8Florida MarlinsNL4Box | PBP935,032Joe Robbie StadiumDay3:32Kevin RitzKevin BrownMike DeJeanGalarraga
San Diego PadresNL12Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP939,286AstrodomeNight2:58Sterling HitchcockShane ReynoldsPete SmithBagwell
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3New York MetsNL10Box | PBP928,526Shea StadiumNight2:51Armando ReynosoMark Leiter---Daulton
Montreal ExposNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP914,628Three Rivers StadiumNight2:21Dustin HermansonEsteban LoaizaUgueth UrbinaFletcher, Kendall, White
Los Angeles DodgersNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP946,798Busch Stadium IIDay2:35Todd StottlemyreIsmael ValdezDennis EckersleyAnthony, Hollandsworth, Mabry
Minnesota TwinsAL3Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP919,147Edison International FieldNight2:57Chuck FinleyScott AldredTroy PercivalCoomer, Hollins (2)
Cleveland IndiansAL5Baltimore OriolesAL8Box | PBP947,739Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay3:46Shawn BoskieJose MesaRandy MyersBorders, Bordick, Hammonds, Justice, Ramirez, Ripken, Tarasco
New York YankeesAL7Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP932,736Fenway ParkDay2:55Andy PettitteTim Wakefield---O'Neill (2)
Chicago White SoxAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP930,048County StadiumNight3:02Ben McDonaldJaime NavarroDoug JonesBurnitz (2)
Toronto Blue JaysAL13Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP915,027Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:56Roger ClemensDave Telgheder---Carter, Gonzalez, Sprague
Detroit TigersAL4Seattle MarinersAL2Box | PBP957,118The KingdomeNight2:09Omar OlivaresBob WolcottTodd Jones---
Kansas City RoyalsAL1Texas RangersAL3Box | PBP943,769The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:50Julio SantanaKevin AppierJohn WettelandGreer, 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 Saturday, May 31, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles513615.706-2901949617-819-71116249.559
AL East2410New York Yankees542925.5378.52982405816-1113-141086741.620
AL East3612Toronto Blue Jays512625.51010.0202224-2214-1012-151115061.450
AL East4918Detroit Tigers522527.48111.52672412611-1514-121105456.491
AL East51222Boston Red Sox512229.43114.0265277-1211-1611-131115655.505
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians512724.529-2912751613-1514-91105951.536
AL Central2813Milwaukee Brewers502525.5001.5242246-48-1817-71115358.477
AL Central31121Chicago White Sox512328.4514.0260276-169-1414-141105753.518
AL Central41020Kansas City Royals512328.4514.0226250-2412-1311-151104466.400
AL Central51323Minnesota Twins542331.4265.5261310-4910-1413-171084563.417
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West126Texas Rangers522923.558-2542401413-1216-111104862.436
AL West239Anaheim Angels522824.5381.02822661611-1517-91105654.509
AL West3715Seattle Mariners542727.5003.0318328-1016-1211-151086345.583
AL West41426Oakland Athletics562234.3939.0268357-8911-2011-141064363.406
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves533617.679-2611728916-920-81096544.596
NL East234Florida Marlins523121.5964.52301943612-1319-81106149.555
NL East345New York Mets533023.5666.02541866816-1314-101095851.532
NL East468Montreal Expos522824.5387.5264255910-1518-91105060.455
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies531934.35817.0185292-1079-1910-151094960.450
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1816Pittsburgh Pirates532627.491-218245-2715-1211-151095356.486
NL Central2917Houston Astros542628.4810.5233228512-1714-111085850.537
NL Central31019St. Louis Cardinals522428.4621.5208198109-1915-91104961.445
NL Central41225Chicago Cubs532132.3965.0223243-209-2012-121094762.431
NL Central51327Cincinnati Reds542034.3706.5201271-708-2012-141085652.519
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Francisco Giants523121.596-217227-1013-918-121105951.536
NL West257Colorado Rockies532924.5472.53212922914-1515-91095455.495
NL West3714Los Angeles Dodgers522626.5005.018818269-1517-111106248.564
NL West41124San Diego Padres522230.4239.0243261-188-1314-171105456.491
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