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MLB Games on Friday August 22, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cincinnati RedsNL2Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP948,937Turner FieldNight2:42Greg MadduxMike Remlinger---McGriff
Montreal ExposNL1Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP929,454Wrigley FieldDay2:31Steve TrachselSteve KlineTerry AdamsSosa, Strange
St. Louis CardinalsNL7Florida MarlinsNL3Box | PBP926,650Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:57Matt MorrisTony Saunders---McGwire (2)
Colorado RockiesNL1Houston AstrosNL9Box | PBP933,061AstrodomeNight2:49Darryl KileJohn Thomson---Galarraga
San Diego PadresNL8New York MetsNL9Box | PBP1120,229Shea StadiumNight4:10John FrancoDoug Bochtler---Hundley
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP921,060Veterans StadiumNight2:37Antonio OsunaRicky BottalicoTodd Worrell---
San Francisco GiantsNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP918,562Three Rivers StadiumNight2:14Steve CookeKirk RueterRich LoiselleSmith, Williams
Boston Red SoxAL5Anaheim AngelsAL8Box | PBP924,977Edison International FieldNight3:25Allen WatsonBret SaberhagenTroy PercivalGarciaparra (2), Vaughn
Minnesota TwinsAL1Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP947,785Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight2:13Scott EricksonBob TewksburyRandy MyersLawton
Toronto Blue JaysAL5Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP929,604Kauffman StadiumNight2:35Roger ClemensJose RosadoKelvim EscobarCarter, Cruz
Detroit TigersAL16Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP914,423County StadiumNight3:21Brian MoehlerSteve WoodardEddie GaillardHamelin, Nieves
Cleveland IndiansAL5Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP911,451Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight3:08Jaret WrightAriel PrietoJose MesaJustice, Ramirez, Stairs
New York YankeesAL5Seattle MarinersAL9Box | PBP957,351The KingdomeNight2:58Jeff FasseroKenny Rogers---Jeter, Rodriguez, Sorrento, Williams
Chicago White SoxAL8Texas RangersAL17Box | PBP933,353The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:08Darren OliverJaime Navarro---Belle (2), Greer (2), Karkovice
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 22, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1258144.648-64348216144-2237-22371720.459
AL East223New York Yankees1277651.5986.068653215438-2538-26352015.571
AL East3613Boston Red Sox1296465.49619.07257032231-3033-35331419.424
AL East4917Toronto Blue Jays1276166.48021.0512539-2730-3431-32351520.429
AL East51121Detroit Tigers1276067.47222.0638637126-3534-32351916.543
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1256659.528-6706422831-2835-31362016.556
AL Central2714Chicago White Sox1286365.4924.5622652-3028-3535-30331716.515
AL Central3816Milwaukee Brewers1276265.4885.0550602-5225-4137-24341618.471
AL Central41224Kansas City Royals1255273.41614.0571635-6425-3727-36361521.417
AL Central51325Minnesota Twins1265274.41314.5598671-7326-3726-37361620.444
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Seattle Mariners1287256.563-7286596936-2936-27341816.529
AL West249Anaheim Angels1297059.5432.56836245931-3439-25331419.424
AL West31018Texas Rangers1286167.47711.0626650-2430-3231-35341618.471
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1295178.39521.5602739-13723-4328-35331419.424
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1287949.617-61845416440-2639-23342212.647
NL East224Florida Marlins1267353.5795.05555173832-3041-23361917.528
NL East358New York Mets1276958.5439.55945544031-3538-23351916.543
NL East4815Montreal Expos1266264.49216.0548574-2625-3537-29361620.444
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1234578.36631.5506683-17721-4424-34392316.590
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1286860.531-6115298231-3237-28341618.471
NL Central2712Pittsburgh Pirates1286464.5004.0560605-4532-3532-29341519.441
NL Central31122St. Louis Cardinals1275968.4658.55165041226-3833-30351421.400
NL Central41223Cincinnati Reds1255570.44011.5486587-10123-3732-33372116.568
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1285177.39817.0523596-7319-4732-30341717.500
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West136San Francisco Giants1287157.555-606612-633-2938-28341915.559
NL West247Los Angeles Dodgers1287058.5471.05584807830-3240-26341816.529
NL West3920Colorado Rockies1286167.47710.0714738-2426-4135-26342212.647
NL West41019San Diego Padres1286167.47710.0643692-4931-3230-35341519.441
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