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Tuesday July 1,1997This 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.

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Games on 1997-07-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals1Chicago Cubs6BoxFrank CastilloGlendon Rusch(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Cincinnati Reds9BoxDave BurbaJose Mercedes(none)
Anaheim Angels4Colorado Rockies1BoxChuck FinleyJohn BurkeTroy Percival
Cleveland Indians8Houston Astros6BoxEric PlunkJose LimaMichael Jackson
Texas Rangers3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxDarren DreifortJulio SantanaTodd Worrell
Chicago White Sox0Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxSteve CookeJames BaldwinRich Loiselle
Minnesota Twins0St. Louis Cardinals2BoxTodd StottlemyreLaTroy HawkinsDennis Eckersley
Philadelphia Phillies1Baltimore Orioles4BoxScott EricksonMatt BeechRandy Myers
Florida Marlins2Boston Red Sox9BoxVaughn EshelmanPat RappJim Corsi
New York Mets6Detroit Tigers8BoxBrian MoehlerBobby JonesTodd Jones
Atlanta Braves3New York Yankees1BoxDenny NeagleRamiro MendozaMark Wohlers
San Diego Padres6Oakland Athletics8BoxAaron SmallDoug Bochtler(none)
San Francisco Giants4Seattle Mariners15BoxJamie MoyerWilliam VanLandingham(none)
Montreal Expos2Toronto Blue Jays1BoxJeff JudenRoger ClemensUgueth Urbina

Standings as of 1997-07-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles795227.658--40429011428-1424-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards834637.554
235New York Yankees804634.5756.54363568023-1723-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I825032.610
3917Toronto Blue Jays783741.47414.5305331-2620-1417-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome843945.464
41020Detroit Tigers793742.46815.04113723915-2122-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium834241.506
51222Boston Red Sox813744.45716.0446463-1718-2119-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park814140.506
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians764135.539--4344072720-1921-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field854540.529
2612Chicago White Sox804040.5003.0399407-817-2223-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II814041.494
3818Milwaukee Brewers783741.4745.0354383-2912-2925-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium834142.494
41121Kansas City Royals783642.4626.0361375-1417-2119-21L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium833152.373
51324Minnesota Twins803545.4388.0393426-3316-2119-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome823349.402
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Seattle Mariners824834.585--4854374824-1624-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome804238.525
2510Anaheim Angels814239.5195.54164051119-2523-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field814239.519
3715Texas Rangers803941.4888.0382391-918-2121-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington823844.463
41426Oakland Athletics843549.41714.0408503-9516-3019-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum783048.385
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves825329.646--42029013028-1625-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field804832.600
223Florida Marlins814833.5934.53463163024-2024-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium814437.543
347Montreal Expos814635.5686.53703432717-2029-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium813249.395
458New York Mets814536.5567.53823414121-2124-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium814338.531
51428Philadelphia Phillies802357.28829.0280460-18010-3313-24L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium824537.549
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1713St. Louis Cardinals814041.494--3503133717-2623-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II813348.407
2916Houston Astros834043.4821.0361364-319-2521-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome794435.557
31019Pittsburgh Pirates813843.4692.0340380-4019-2219-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium814140.506
41225Cincinnati Reds813546.4325.0311388-7714-2521-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field814140.506
51327Chicago Cubs823349.4027.5341370-2912-3221-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field803545.438
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Francisco Giants824735.573--363388-2521-1626-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point804337.538
2611Colorado Rockies834340.5184.54964663020-2323-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field794039.506
3814Los Angeles Dodgers824042.4887.03353171813-2227-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium804832.600
41123San Diego Padres823646.43911.0415462-4718-2118-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium804040.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Darren Doskocil2B23.072Signed by independent West Man (Prairie) 
JD DrewRF21.224Signed by independent St. Paul (Northern) 
Roberto GironP21.099Signed by independent Kalamazoo (Frontier) 
Pat ListachSS-CF29.293Released by Astros. 
Nestor SmithOF19.161Signed by Twins 
Travis WadeP18.358Signed by independent Kalamazoo (Frontier)