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Thursday September 25,1997This 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 1997-09-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Dodgers9Colorado Rockies5BoxHideo NomoPedro Astacio(none)
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros9BoxMike HamptonGeremi Gonzalez(none)
Florida Marlins2Montreal Expos3BoxSteve KlineRobb Nen(none)
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxMike CatherJerry SpradlinBrad Clontz
Cincinnati Reds4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxScott SullivanMark PetkovsekGabe White
Texas Rangers8Anaheim Angels5BoxBobby WittJason DicksonJohn Wetteland
Minnesota Twins5Chicago White Sox10BoxDoug DrabekLaTroy Hawkins(none)
New York Yankees5Cleveland Indians4BoxRamiro MendozaPaul ShueyMike Stanton
Boston Red Sox3Detroit Tigers1BoxRobinson ChecoScott SandersTom Gordon
Kansas City Royals2Milwaukee Brewers1BoxGlendon RuschCal EldredHipolito Pichardo
Baltimore Orioles3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxChris CarpenterMike MussinaKelvim Escobar

Standings as of 1997-09-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1599663.604--79866713150-2846-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards321.667
223New York Yankees1599366.5853.087068318746-3347-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I3301.000
3613Detroit Tigers1597980.49717.07797691037-4442-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium303.000
4816Boston Red Sox1597881.49118.0844839539-3939-42W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park303.000
51122Toronto Blue Jays1597386.45923.0636687-5134-4739-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome3301.000
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians1578473.535--8467965042-3842-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field422.500
2714Chicago White Sox1587880.4946.5764818-5435-4543-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II321.667
3917Milwaukee Brewers1587781.4877.5667728-6131-5046-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium312.333
41325Kansas City Royals1586692.41818.5732805-7333-4533-47W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium312.333
51226Minnesota Twins1586692.41818.5753839-8631-4635-46L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome422.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Seattle Mariners1598970.560--9048139145-3644-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome312.333
2510Anaheim Angels1598376.5226.08177754238-4245-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field312.333
31019Texas Rangers1597584.47214.0788811-2336-4239-42W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington321.667
41428Oakland Athletics1596396.39626.0744925-18128-5035-46L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum321.667
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves15910059.629--78156521650-2850-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field312.333
224Florida Marlins1599267.5798.07236487540-3852-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium303.000
357New York Mets1598673.54114.07616996238-4348-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium321.667
4918Montreal Expos1597782.48423.0679717-3833-4844-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium312.333
51427Philadelphia Phillies1596594.40935.0647823-17630-5135-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium3301.000
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1711Houston Astros1598277.516--76365410938-4344-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome321.667
2815Pittsburgh Pirates1597881.4914.0719746-2735-4343-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium312.333
31121Cincinnati Reds1597485.4658.0628752-12434-4440-41W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field321.667
41223St. Louis Cardinals1597188.44711.0673698-2532-4939-39L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II321.667
51324Chicago Cubs1596792.42115.0677743-6625-5342-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field312.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Francisco Giants1598871.553--758783-2542-3946-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point321.667
248Los Angeles Dodgers1598673.5412.07176279039-3947-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium321.667
3612Colorado Rockies1598277.5166.09058832236-4546-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field312.333
41020San Diego Padres1597584.47213.0785865-8036-4239-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium312.333


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Matt LukeLF-1B26.211Claimed on waivers by Dodgers from Yankees. 
Lee SmithP39.295Released by Expos. 
B.J. WaszgisC27.032Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Orioles.