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MLB Games on Tuesday August 5, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
San Francisco GiantsNL8Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP932,259Wrigley FieldNight2:53Julian TavarezBob Patterson---Dunston
San Diego PadresNL3Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP917,797Cinergy FieldNight2:46Mike RemlingerSterling Hitchcock---Joyner, Perez, Sanders
Houston AstrosNL5Florida MarlinsNL6Box | PBP925,483Joe Robbie StadiumNight3:13Robb NenBilly Wagner---Gutierrez, Johnson
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP1016,769Olympic StadiumNight3:00Todd WorrellUgueth Urbina---Fletcher, Piazza (2)
St. Louis CardinalsNL4New York MetsNL5Box | PBP1022,777Shea StadiumNight3:04Cory LidleTony Fossas------
Colorado RockiesNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP916,428Veterans StadiumNight3:29Darren HolmesRicky BottalicoJerry DiPotoLieberthal
Atlanta BravesNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP920,069Three Rivers StadiumNight2:30Jason SchmidtTom GlavineRich LoiselleGuillen, Kendall, Lopez
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Anaheim AngelsAL6Box | PBP920,268Edison International FieldNight2:47Jason DicksonBryce FlorieTroy PercivalBurnitz, Nilsson (2)
Cleveland IndiansAL4Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP924,824Tiger StadiumDay3:29Justin ThompsonEric PlunkTodd JonesNevin, Ramirez
New York YankeesAL4Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP921,073Kauffman StadiumNight3:21Kenny RogersKevin Appier------
Toronto Blue JaysAL8Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP917,920Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay2:31Robert PersonTravis Miller---Becker, Cruz
Chicago White SoxAL3Oakland AthleticsAL0Box | PBP911,676Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:53Doug DrabekSteve KarsayMatt KarchnerVentura
Baltimore OriolesAL3Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP937,361The KingdomeNight3:05Norm CharltonTerry Mathews---Davis, Wilson
Boston Red SoxAL17Texas RangersAL1Box | PBP936,289The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:03Tom GordonJose Alberro---Cordero, Garciaparra, O'Leary (2), Tatis
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 Tuesday, August 05, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1096940.633-56741715038-2031-20532924.547
AL East223New York Yankees1106545.5914.558645213431-2134-24523121.596
AL East3816Boston Red Sox1135459.47817.06306092127-2827-31492425.490
AL East4918Detroit Tigers1105258.47317.5556553320-2932-29522725.519
AL East51019Toronto Blue Jays1105258.47317.5428467-3927-2825-30522428.462
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1075750.533-5775572029-2428-26542925.537
AL Central2613Milwaukee Brewers1105555.5003.5481517-3620-3535-20512328.451
AL Central3715Chicago White Sox1105456.4914.5533555-2226-3128-25512625.510
AL Central41223Minnesota Twins1115061.4509.0543577-3425-2925-32511833.353
AL Central51325Kansas City Royals1094663.42212.0496545-4921-3225-31522131.404
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Seattle Mariners1116348.568-6495975233-2630-22512724.529
AL West247Anaheim Angels1136449.566-6045436129-2935-20492029.408
AL West31122Texas Rangers1115160.45912.0534567-3323-2928-31512625.510
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1144371.37721.5523664-14120-4023-31482226.458
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1147143.623-57541516037-2434-19483018.625
NL East224Florida Marlins1116546.5864.54784413728-2637-20512724.529
NL East335New York Mets1116348.5686.55214715029-3134-17512526.490
NL East4712Montreal Expos1105753.51812.0493496-323-2934-24522131.404
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1103674.32733.0429626-19715-4221-32523220.615
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1136152.540-5174595828-2933-23492326.469
NL Central2814Pittsburgh Pirates1135657.4965.0485528-4328-3028-27492326.469
NL Central31121St. Louis Cardinals1125260.4648.5458450823-3529-25502129.420
NL Central41224Cincinnati Reds1104763.42712.5420528-10819-3328-30522923.558
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1134568.39816.0469529-6016-4129-27492326.469
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West148San Francisco Giants1136350.558-529542-1329-2534-25492722.551
NL West259Los Angeles Dodgers1126151.5451.55034238025-2836-23502723.540
NL West3917San Diego Padres1125359.4739.5574620-4627-2726-32502327.460
NL West41020Colorado Rockies1145361.46510.5643653-1024-3729-24483018.625
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