Baseball on Wednesday, April 30, 1997

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Atlanta Braves12Cincinnati Reds3BoxDenny Neagle (4-0)Kent Mercker (1-3)ATL  F McGriff 2 (4), M Tucker (2)Fred McGriff (49.1)
Chicago Cubs5Colorado Rockies11BoxKevin Ritz (3-3)Kevin Foster (2-2)CHN  M Grace (3), S Servais (1)  COL  V Castilla (9), A Galarraga (5), L Walker (11)Vinny Castilla (20.7)
Houston Astros6Montreal Expos8BoxCarlos Perez (4-1)Darryl Kile (1-2)MON  D Segui (4)David Segui (43.8)
San Diego Padres2New York Mets6BoxBobby Jones (4-2)Sterling Hitchcock (2-2)NoneTodd Hundley (33.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Philadelphia Phillies5BoxHideo Nomo (3-2)Mark Leiter (3-2)PHI  M Lieberthal (7), S Rolen (1)Todd Zeile (35.9)
San Francisco Giants6Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxMark Gardner (2-1)Jon Lieber (1-2)SFN  J Kent (5)Jeff Kent (24.6)
Florida Marlins2St. Louis Cardinals6BoxAlan Benes (3-2)Al Leiter (3-2)NoneRoyce Clayton (33.5)
Los Angeles Angels2Boston Red Sox11BoxChris Hammond (1-0)Jason Dickson (4-1)BOS  D Bragg (4), N Garciaparra (5)Reggie Jefferson (10.2)
Texas Rangers6Chicago White Sox2BoxBobby Witt (5-0)Wilson Alvarez (1-4)TEX  B Gil (1), M Simms (3)Mike Simms (30.8)
Oakland Athletics11Cleveland Indians9BoxBilly Taylor (1-1)Jose Mesa (0-2)CLE  D Justice (7), M Ramirez (5)  OAK  G Berroa (6), J Canseco (5), M McGwire 2 (11)Mark McGwire (62.1)
Milwaukee Brewers4Detroit Tigers8BoxJustin Thompson (2-2)Scott Karl (0-5)MIL  J Jaha (6)Travis Fryman (28.6)
Toronto Blue Jays1Kansas City Royals0BoxRoger Clemens (4-0)Kevin Appier (3-1)TOR  C Delgado (5)Carlos Delgado (19.4)
Baltimore Orioles12Minnesota Twins3BoxScott Kamieniecki (2-0)Bob Tewksbury (1-4)BAL  P Incaviglia (2), B Surhoff (1)  MIN  R Kelly (1)Brady Anderson (29.5)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees3BoxDavid Wells (2-1)Dennis Martinez (1-2)NYA  T Martinez (9), T Raines (1)  SEA  J Buhner (4)Bernie Williams (14.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers1211.522--1101204-78-4L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1213.4801.01671727-75-6L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1112.4781.01121097-64-6L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1115.4232.51241545-86-7L7Game Log
Chicago White Sox817.3205.01061384-84-9L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles167.696--132947-49-3W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1312.5204.01461247-76-5W1Game Log
New York Yankees1413.5194.01561217-77-6W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1112.4785.099936-55-7W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1116.4077.01391545-96-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners1611.593--1611519-47-7L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1410.5831.5110987-57-5W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1313.5002.51281515-78-6W1Game Log
Anaheim Angels1212.5002.51241355-57-7L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros1511.577--113927-68-5L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1213.4802.5911237-75-6L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1114.4403.586874-107-4W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds718.2807.5941682-125-6L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs619.2408.5951332-114-8L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves196.760--140737-412-2W1Game Log
Florida Marlins1510.6004.0103973-812-2L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1212.5006.51191294-88-4W1Game Log
New York Mets1214.4627.5116976-86-6W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies816.33310.5901185-83-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants177.708--94768-39-4W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies177.708--1711209-48-3W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1311.5424.088885-58-6W2Game Log
San Diego Padres915.3758.0100993-76-8L8Game Log

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