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MLB Games on Sunday August 24, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cincinnati RedsNL6Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP1045,577Turner FieldDay2:49Jeff ShawChad FoxStan BelindaLofton, Sanders
Montreal ExposNL3Chicago CubsNL12Box | PBP928,122Wrigley FieldDay2:35Geremi GonzalezCarlos Perez---Dunston, Sandberg (2), Sosa, White
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Florida MarlinsNL7Box | PBP928,713Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:44Kirt OjalaTodd Stottlemyre---Counsell, Gaetti
Colorado RockiesNL1Houston AstrosNL3Box | PBP928,918AstrodomeDay2:09Mike HamptonJamey Wright---Bell, Bichette
San Diego PadresNL3New York MetsNL2Box | PBP928,798Shea StadiumDay2:40Pete SmithBrian BohanonTrevor HoffmanHuskey
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP923,363Veterans StadiumDay2:53Ismael ValdezMatt Beech---Barron, Young, Zeile
San Francisco GiantsNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Box | PBP933,363Three Rivers StadiumDay3:16Jason ChristiansenDoug HenryMarc WilkinsVizcaino
Boston Red SoxAL3Anaheim AngelsAL2Box | PBP920,733Edison International FieldDay2:36Tim WakefieldKen HillTom GordonHollins, Valentin
Minnesota TwinsAL1Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP947,643Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay2:50Scott KamienieckiLaTroy HawkinsArmando BenitezAnderson, Berroa, Palmeiro
Toronto Blue JaysAL11Kansas City RoyalsAL8Box | PBP1314,434Kauffman StadiumDay4:32Tim CrabtreeLarry Casian---Cruz (2), Davis, Sprague, Sutton
Detroit TigersAL0Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP921,245County StadiumDay2:43Jose MercedesWillie Blair---Burnitz, Cirillo, Loretta
Cleveland IndiansAL1Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP920,074Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:44Jimmy HaynesJohn SmileyT.J. MathewsBellhorn, Justice, Stairs
New York YankeesAL3Seattle MarinersAL5Box | PBP954,391The KingdomeDay2:46Bobby AyalaDavid WellsMike TimlinBuhner, Curtis, Wilson
Chicago White SoxAL3Texas RangersAL1Box | PBP927,441The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:42Jason BereRick HellingMatt KarchnerGuillen
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 Sunday, August 24, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1278344.654-65348716644-2239-22351520.429
AL East223New York Yankees1297752.5977.069954515439-2638-26331914.576
AL East3613Boston Red Sox1316566.49620.07297111832-3133-35311318.419
AL East4917Toronto Blue Jays1296366.48821.0529552-2332-3431-32331320.394
AL East51121Detroit Tigers1296069.46524.0640648-826-3734-32331914.576
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1276760.528-6786502832-2935-31341915.559
AL Central2714Milwaukee Brewers1296465.4964.0561604-4325-4139-24321418.438
AL Central3815Chicago White Sox1306466.4924.5633666-3329-3635-30311615.516
AL Central41224Kansas City Royals1275275.40915.0584652-6825-3727-38341519.441
AL Central51325Minnesota Twins1285276.40615.5603681-7826-3926-37341618.471
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Seattle Mariners1307357.562-7416726936-2937-28321715.531
AL West249Anaheim Angels1317160.5422.56916286331-3440-26311318.419
AL West31018Texas Rangers1306268.47711.0640661-2130-3232-36321517.469
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1315279.39721.5610747-13723-4329-36311318.419
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1308050.615-63246316940-2640-24322111.656
NL East224Florida Marlins1287553.5864.05655184732-3043-23341717.500
NL East358New York Mets1297059.5439.56055624331-3539-24331815.545
NL East4816Montreal Expos1286365.49216.0560591-3126-3637-29341519.441
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1254580.36032.5510692-18221-4424-36372314.622
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1306961.531-6175368131-3238-29321517.469
NL Central2712Pittsburgh Pirates1306664.5083.0575615-4032-3534-29321319.406
NL Central31122St. Louis Cardinals1295970.4579.5517514326-4033-30331419.424
NL Central41223Cincinnati Reds1275671.44111.5495601-10624-3832-33352015.571
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1305278.40017.0540608-6819-4733-31321616.500
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West136Los Angeles Dodgers1307258.554-5674848332-3240-26321616.500
NL West247San Francisco Giants1307159.5461.0616627-1133-3138-28321913.594
NL West3919Colorado Rockies1306268.47710.0721744-2327-4235-26322111.656
NL West41020San Diego Padres1306268.47710.0651703-5232-3330-35321418.438
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