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Monday September 22,1997This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1997-09-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves3BoxMike CatherShayne Bennett(none)
Houston Astros6Cincinnati Reds3BoxRuss SpringerStan BelindaBilly Wagner
New York Mets10Florida Marlins3BoxBobby JonesLivan Hernandez(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJason SchmidtMatt MorrisRich Loiselle
San Francisco Giants11San Diego Padres5BoxRoberto HernandezHeath Murray(none)
Detroit Tigers5Baltimore Orioles4BoxEddie GaillardArmando BenitezTodd Jones
Milwaukee Brewers2Minnesota Twins5BoxTravis MillerJeff D'AmicoRick Aguilera
Toronto Blue Jays1New York Yankees8BoxDavid WellsPat Hentgen(none)
Seattle Mariners4Oakland Athletics2BoxJeff FasseroEric LudwickHeathcliff Slocumb

Standings as of 1997-09-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1569462.603--78365812548-2746-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards642.667
223New York Yankees1569165.5833.084866518344-3247-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I651.833
3613Detroit Tigers1567878.50016.07707571337-4441-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium615.167
4816Boston Red Sox1567680.48718.0832830237-3839-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park624.333
51121Toronto Blue Jays1567284.46222.0627672-4534-4738-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome642.667
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Cleveland Indians1548371.539--8287745442-3841-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field734.429
2714Chicago White Sox1557778.4976.5749801-5235-4542-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II633.500
3918Milwaukee Brewers1547579.4878.0653713-6031-5044-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium734.429
41225Kansas City Royals1546490.41619.0717791-7431-4333-47W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium734.429
51326Minnesota Twins1556491.41319.5736824-8829-4535-46W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome743.571
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Seattle Mariners1578869.561--8978019645-3643-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome523.400
2510Anaheim Angels1568274.5265.58007604037-4145-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field624.333
31020Texas Rangers1567284.46215.5758796-3833-4239-42L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington651.833
41428Oakland Athletics1576394.40125.0734903-16928-5035-44L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum523.400
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1569858.628--77155821348-2750-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field633.500
224Florida Marlins1569066.5778.07056337238-3752-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium624.333
347New York Mets1578572.54113.57506896138-4347-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium532.600
4917Montreal Expos1567680.48722.0664699-3533-4843-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium624.333
51427Philadelphia Phillies1566492.41034.0640813-17330-5134-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium642.667
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1712Houston Astros1568076.513--74864710138-4342-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome642.667
2815Pittsburgh Pirates1577780.4903.5709735-2634-4243-38W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium523.400
31122Cincinnati Reds1567185.4559.0611739-12831-4440-41L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field651.833
41223St. Louis Cardinals1567185.4559.0660681-2132-4939-36L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II624.333
51324Chicago Cubs1566690.42314.0670728-5824-5142-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field624.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Francisco Giants1578770.554--748773-2541-3846-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point532.600
259Los Angeles Dodgers1568472.5382.57016168538-3946-33L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium642.667
3611Colorado Rockies1568175.5195.58908642636-4545-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field624.333
41019San Diego Padres1577483.47113.0779858-7935-4139-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium523.400


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Winston AbreuP20.170On disabled list 
Orlando SanchezC41.015Released by Red Sox