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MLB Games on Saturday September 20, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Montreal ExposNL1Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP948,147Turner FieldNight2:00Tom GlavinePedro Martinez---Lopez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP938,313Wrigley FieldDay2:25Wayne GomesTerry AdamsRicky Bottalico---
Houston AstrosNL4Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP920,197Cinergy FieldDay2:39Mike HamptonBrett TomkoBilly WagnerBagwell
New York MetsNL7Florida MarlinsNL3Box | PBP940,882Joe Robbie StadiumDay2:51Brian BohanonAlex Fernandez---Everett, McRae
Colorado RockiesNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL1Box | PBP945,780Dodger StadiumDay3:05Jamey WrightAntonio OsunaJerry DiPoto---
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL10Box | PBP921,053Three Rivers StadiumNight2:40Esteban LoaizaRigo Beltran---Kendall
San Francisco GiantsNL2San Diego PadresNL12Box | PBP930,812Qualcomm StadiumDay2:55Pete SmithShawn Estes---Vaughn
Detroit TigersAL8Baltimore OriolesAL12Box | PBP947,489Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay3:12Nerio RodriguezScott Sanders---Alomar, Bordick, Hoiles, Nieves, Surhoff
Chicago White SoxAL6Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP930,549Fenway ParkNight3:10Chuck McElroySteve AveryTony Castillo---
Cleveland IndiansAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP919,125Kauffman StadiumNight2:19Gregg OlsonAlbie LopezJeff MontgomeryKing, Roberts
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP930,652Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:46LaTroy HawkinsCal EldredGreg SwindellMeares
Toronto Blue JaysAL3New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP1138,332Yankee Stadium IDay3:44Willie BanksMarty Janzen------
Seattle MarinersAL3Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP1526,619Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay4:52Aaron SmallFelipe Lira---Ducey, Giambi (2), Martinez, Molina
Anaheim AngelsAL7Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP938,902The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:12Dennis SpringerRick HellingTroy PercivalGonzalez, Phillips
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 Saturday, September 20, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles1549460.610-77664213448-2746-33844.500
AL East224New York Yankees1548965.5785.083566017544-3245-33871.875
AL East3714Detroit Tigers1547678.49418.0754750435-4441-34835.375
AL East4918Boston Red Sox1557580.48419.5827828-137-3838-42734.429
AL East51020Toronto Blue Jays1547282.46822.0622659-3734-4538-37844.500
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central147Cleveland Indians1538370.542-8287735542-3741-33835.375
AL Central2613Chicago White Sox1547777.5006.5747796-4935-4442-33734.429
AL Central3815Milwaukee Brewers1527577.4937.5650706-5631-4844-29936.333
AL Central41226Kansas City Royals1536390.41220.0716791-7531-4332-47844.500
AL Central51428Minnesota Twins1536291.40521.0729821-9229-4533-46963.667
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Seattle Mariners1558669.555-8847978743-3643-33743.571
AL West2510Anaheim Angels1558174.5235.07967593736-4145-33734.429
AL West31121Texas Rangers1557283.46514.0757792-3533-4239-41752.714
AL West41327Oakland Athletics1556392.40623.0730890-16028-5035-42725.286
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves1549757.630-76754921848-2749-30844.500
NL East223Florida Marlins1549064.5847.07016218038-3752-27826.250
NL East359New York Mets1558372.53514.57386855336-4347-29752.714
NL East4816Montreal Expos1547579.48722.0655695-4032-4743-32835.375
NL East51425Philadelphia Phillies1556491.41333.5637802-16530-5034-41743.571
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1712Houston Astros1547876.506-7346419336-4342-33862.750
NL Central2917Pittsburgh Pirates1557580.4843.5692732-4034-4241-38743.571
NL Central31122Cincinnati Reds1547183.4617.0605725-12031-4440-39853.625
NL Central41223St. Louis Cardinals1547183.4617.0657664-732-4739-36826.250
NL Central51324Chicago Cubs1556590.41913.5659725-6624-5141-39734.429
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West136San Francisco Giants1558570.548-729763-3439-3846-32752.714
NL West248Los Angeles Dodgers1558471.5421.06966069038-3946-32743.571
NL West3611Colorado Rockies1558075.5165.08808592135-4545-30734.429
NL West41019San Diego Padres1557481.47711.0769839-7035-4139-40725.286
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