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MLB Games on Friday August 1, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Los Angeles DodgersNL13Chicago CubsNL9Box | PBP932,257Wrigley FieldDay3:18Hideo NomoGeremi Gonzalez---Glanville, Guerrero, McRae, Orie, Sandberg, Sosa, Zeile
San Francisco GiantsNL8Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP925,636Cinergy FieldNight3:01Wilson AlvarezKent MerckerRod BeckGreene, Sanders
Atlanta BravesNL2Florida MarlinsNL3Box | PBP1240,669Joe Robbie StadiumNight3:29Jay PowellMike Cather---Sheffield
New York MetsNL8Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP1033,589AstrodomeNight3:28John FrancoJose Lima---Biggio, Hardtke
San Diego PadresNL8Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP914,929Olympic StadiumNight2:24Joey HamiltonJim Bullinger---Strange
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP917,171Veterans StadiumNight2:20Garrett StephensonAndy BenesRicky Bottalico---
Colorado RockiesNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Box | PBP922,657Three Rivers StadiumNight2:51Steve ReedRicardo RinconJerry DiPotoWalker (2), Young
Chicago White SoxAL1Anaheim AngelsAL9Box | PBP920,953Edison International FieldNight2:50Allen WatsonScott Eyre---Erstad
Toronto Blue JaysAL7Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP923,682Tiger StadiumNight2:48Pat HentgenDan MiceliKelvim EscobarCarter, Casanova, Clark, Cruz, Gonzalez, Nixon
Boston Red SoxAL10Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP920,060Kauffman StadiumNight2:58Steve AveryJose Rosado---Garciaparra, Stanley, Vaughn
Seattle MarinersAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL8Box | PBP923,650County StadiumNight2:29Cal EldredBob Wolcott---Burnitz, Rodriguez
Minnesota TwinsAL3New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP928,042Yankee Stadium INight2:38Andy PettitteRich Robertson---Knoblauch, Steinbach
Baltimore OriolesAL1Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP914,187Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:32T.J. MathewsJesse Orosco---Berroa
Cleveland IndiansAL8Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP944,859The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:54Jose MesaEric GundersonPaul AssenmacherFernandez, Greer, Ramirez, 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 Friday, August 01, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1066739.632-54440513936-1931-20563125.554
AL East223New York Yankees1066244.5855.056743713029-2133-23563422.607
AL East3817Toronto Blue Jays1065155.48116.0408442-3426-2525-30562531.446
AL East4918Boston Red Sox1095257.47716.5597588925-2627-31532627.491
AL East51122Detroit Tigers1064957.46218.0535533220-2929-28563026.536
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1035548.534-5525381427-2228-26583127.534
AL Central2613Milwaukee Brewers1065452.5092.5462489-2719-3435-18552431.436
AL Central3714Chicago White Sox1075354.4954.0527546-1925-2928-25542727.500
AL Central41223Minnesota Twins1074859.4499.0521556-3524-2824-31552035.364
AL Central51325Kansas City Royals1054461.41912.0476531-5521-3223-29562333.411
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Anaheim Angels1096148.560-5875305729-2932-19532330.434
AL West247Seattle Mariners1086048.5560.56255854031-2629-22543024.556
AL West31021Texas Rangers1075057.46710.0517525-823-2927-28552728.491
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1114368.38719.0515641-12620-4023-28512229.431
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1106941.627-55740015735-2234-19523220.615
NL East224Florida Marlins1076245.5795.54584273128-2634-19553025.545
NL East335New York Mets1076146.5706.55104565429-2932-17552728.491
NL East4712Montreal Expos1075552.51412.5477488-1123-2932-23552332.418
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1063472.32133.0409616-20715-4219-30563422.607
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1095950.541-5024475528-2731-23532528.472
NL Central2816Pittsburgh Pirates1095356.4866.0466509-4328-3025-26532627.491
NL Central31120St. Louis Cardinals1085157.4727.54494301922-3229-25542232.407
NL Central41224Cincinnati Reds1064561.42512.5404507-10319-3326-28563125.554
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1104367.39116.5458517-5916-4127-26522527.481
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West159Los Angeles Dodgers1096049.550-4944108424-2636-23532825.528
NL West248San Francisco Giants1096049.550-503531-2826-2434-25533023.566
NL West3915San Diego Padres1095356.4867.0568601-3327-2426-32532330.434
NL West41019Colorado Rockies1105258.4738.5627630-323-3429-24523121.596
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