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Baseball on Thursday, May 01, 1997

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Atlanta Braves4Cincinnati Reds2BoxJohn Smoltz (3-3)Dave Burba (3-3)ATL  R Klesko (3), J Lopez (7), M Tucker (3)Javy Lopez (19.3)
Chicago Cubs4Colorado Rockies5BoxBill Swift (3-1)Frank Castillo (1-4)CHN  T Houston (1)  COL  D Bichette (3), Q McCracken (2)Dante Bichette (20.9)
Houston Astros0Montreal Expos4BoxPedro Martinez (4-0)Chris Holt (2-3)MON  D Fletcher (4)Darrin Fletcher (20.5)
San Diego Padres7New York Mets3BoxAndy Ashby (2-1)Dave Mlicki (0-3)SDN  K Caminiti (3), J Flaherty 2 (2), G Vaughn (6)John Flaherty (23.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Philadelphia Phillies0BoxPedro Astacio (3-0)Curt Schilling (3-3)LAN  T Zeile (3)Wilton Guerrero (21.1)
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxSteve Cooke (2-3)Shawn Estes (4-1)NoneTony Womack (35.6)
Florida Marlins2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMatt Morris (1-1)Alex Fernandez (3-3)FLO  G Zaun (1)Gregg Zaun (16.9)
Oakland Athletics1Cleveland Indians7BoxJack McDowell (2-2)Willie Adams (1-3)CLE  D Justice 2 (9), M Ramirez (6), O Vizquel (1)Manny Ramirez (18.6)
Toronto Blue Jays0Kansas City Royals8BoxJose Rosado (2-0)Woody Williams (0-2)KCA  C Davis (3)Jose Offerman (16.8)
Baltimore Orioles3Minnesota Twins2BoxScott Erickson (4-1)Scott Aldred (1-3)MIN  M Lawton (3)B.J. Surhoff (16.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers1211.522--1101204-78-4L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1313.5001.51741737-76-6W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1212.5000.51201097-65-6W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1116.4073.01261575-86-8L8Game Log
Chicago White Sox817.3205.01061384-84-9L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles177.708--135968-49-3W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox1312.5204.51461247-76-5W1Game Log
New York Yankees1413.5194.51561217-77-6W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1113.4586.0991016-65-7L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1116.4077.51391545-96-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners1611.593--1611519-47-7L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1410.5831.5110987-57-5W1Game Log
Anaheim Angels1212.5002.51241355-57-7L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1314.4813.01291585-88-6L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros1512.556--113967-78-5L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1313.5001.5941257-76-6W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1214.4622.589894-108-4W5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds719.2697.5961722-125-7L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs620.2318.5991382-124-8L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves206.769--144758-412-2W2Game Log
Florida Marlins1511.5775.01051003-912-2L2Game Log
Montreal Expos1312.5206.51231294-89-4W2Game Log
New York Mets1215.4448.51191046-86-7L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies817.32011.5901235-83-9L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Colorado Rockies187.720--1761249-49-3W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants178.6801.096798-49-4L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1411.5604.093886-58-6W3Game Log
San Diego Padres1015.4008.01071024-76-8W1Game Log

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