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MLB Games on Tuesday August 12, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP942,435Turner FieldNight3:25Clint SodowskyMark WohlersRich LoiselleWilliams
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Colorado RockiesNL0Box | PBP948,228Coors FieldNight2:35Matt BeechJohn Thomson------
Florida MarlinsNL2Houston AstrosNL13Box | PBP919,296AstrodomeNight2:50Mike HamptonAl Leiter---Bogar, Carr
Chicago CubsNL4Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP950,731Dodger StadiumNight3:06Mark ClarkHideo NomoTerry AdamsHernandez
Montreal ExposNL4San Diego PadresNL6Box | PBP915,229Qualcomm StadiumNight2:55Doug BochtlerRick DeHartTrevor HoffmanGrudzielanek, Henderson
Cincinnati RedsNL3San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP915,8903Com ParkDay3:05Wilson AlvarezBrett TomkoRoberto Hernandez---
New York MetsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP932,547Busch Stadium IINight2:33Andy BenesDave MlickiDennis EckersleyHundley, McGwire, Pagnozzi
Oakland AthleticsAL0Baltimore OriolesAL8Box | PBP946,925Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight2:37Scott EricksonCarlos Reyes---Palmeiro
Texas RangersAL12Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP926,213Fenway ParkNight2:50Bobby WittAaron Sele---Rodriguez
Anaheim AngelsAL5Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP916,975Comiskey Park IINight3:04Jaime NavarroJason DicksonTony CastilloBelle (2)
Detroit TigersAL4Cleveland IndiansAL7Box | PBP932,992Jacobs FieldNight3:12Eric PlunkGreg KeagleJose MesaFernandez, Ramirez
Kansas City RoyalsAL6New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP931,452Yankee Stadium INight3:34Mike PerezDavid ConeJeff MontgomeryPalmer, Williams
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP933,422The KingdomeDay2:31Steve WoodardJeff FasseroDoug JonesDavis, Griffey, Matheny
Minnesota TwinsAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL9Box | PBP933,108SkyDomeNight2:38Roger ClemensShane Bowers---Brumfield, Cruz, Green
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 12, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1147341.640-59242916341-2132-20482523.521
AL East223New York Yankees1176948.5905.562148213935-2334-25452718.600
AL East3816Toronto Blue Jays1175760.48717.5465483-1827-2830-32451926.422
AL East4917Boston Red Sox1205862.48318.06636521129-2829-34422022.476
AL East51121Detroit Tigers1175562.47019.5584587-323-3332-29452421.533
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1145955.518-6055901529-2630-29472720.574
AL Central2613Chicago White Sox1165759.4913.0552574-2228-3429-25452322.511
AL Central3715Milwaukee Brewers1175760.4873.5511556-4522-4035-20442123.477
AL Central41224Minnesota Twins1185167.43210.0568623-5525-3026-37441727.386
AL Central51325Kansas City Royals1154966.42610.5526577-5123-3426-32461828.391
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Anaheim Angels1186652.559-6265705629-3037-22441826.409
AL West246Seattle Mariners1186652.559-6776166133-2633-26442420.545
AL West31018Texas Rangers1195762.4799.5581596-1528-3029-32432023.465
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1204773.39220.0543692-14920-4127-32421824.429
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1217546.620-59643715937-2438-22412615.634
NL East224Florida Marlins1186850.5765.55074743331-3037-20442420.545
NL East348New York Mets1186553.5518.55555124329-3236-21442321.523
NL East4712Montreal Expos1176057.51313.0519528-924-3036-27451827.400
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1164175.35331.5458643-18518-4323-32462719.587
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central159Houston Astros1206555.542-5674937431-3234-23421923.452
NL Central2814Pittsburgh Pirates1195861.4876.5515564-4929-3329-28432122.488
NL Central31122St. Louis Cardinals1185464.45810.0474471323-3731-27441925.432
NL Central41223Cincinnati Reds1175166.43612.5456558-10220-3431-32452520.556
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1204872.40017.0495555-6017-4231-30422022.476
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West137San Francisco Giants1206753.558-561567-632-2735-26422319.548
NL West2610Los Angeles Dodgers1196455.5382.55324557727-3137-24432419.558
NL West3919San Diego Padres1195762.4799.5601651-5030-2927-33431924.442
NL West41020Colorado Rockies1205763.47510.0672687-1525-3832-25422616.619
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