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Baseball on Tuesday, May 20, 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
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves4BoxTerrell Wade (2-3)Dustin Hermanson (1-3)MON  D Segui (6)Mark Lemke (24.6)
Philadelphia Phillies3Chicago Cubs2BoxMark Leiter (4-4)Frank Castillo (2-6)PHI  G Jefferies (3), S Rolen (5)Dave Clark (39.9)
New York Mets5Florida Marlins6BoxRobb Nen (4-1)John Franco (0-1)FLO  J Eisenreich (1)  NYN  T Hundley (11), J Olerud (8)Kurt Abbott (54.8)
Cincinnati Reds7Houston Astros4BoxJohn Smiley (4-6)Russ Springer (1-2)NoneLuis Gonzalez (28.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Diego Padres7BoxSterling Hitchcock (4-4)Ismael Valdez (2-5)LAN  B Ashley (2), R Mondesi (9)  SDN  W Joyner (3)Archi Cianfrocco (33.6)
Colorado Rockies3San Francisco Giants6BoxWilliam VanLandingham (2-2)Roger Bailey (4-4)COL  E Burks (8), V Castilla (12)  SFN  J Kent (10)Jeff Kent (29.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxDanny Jackson (1-0)Esteban Loaiza (4-1)SLN  R Gant (8)John Mabry (17.1)
Seattle Mariners9Los Angeles Angels11BoxRich DeLucia (4-1)Josias Manzanillo (0-1)ANA  D Hollins (4), T Salmon (6)  SEA  J Buhner (7), K Griffey (20)Tim Salmon (75.5)
Detroit Tigers3Baltimore Orioles4BoxScott Kamieniecki (3-2)Omar Olivares (2-3)DET  D Easley (5)Brady Anderson (15.6)
Boston Red Sox1Chicago White Sox10BoxJaime Navarro (4-2)Tim Wakefield (1-3)NoneAlbert Belle (17.4)
Kansas City Royals3Cleveland Indians4BoxPaul Shuey (1-1)Jamie Walker (2-2)CLE  M Ramirez (7)  KCA  J Damon (3), C Davis (5)Manny Ramirez (53.6)
Minnesota Twins4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxMike Trombley (1-0)Cal Eldred (4-5)MIN  S Stahoviak (2)Jeff Cirillo (37.0)
Toronto Blue Jays2New York Yankees0BoxPat Hentgen (5-1)Andy Pettitte (6-2)NoneOrlando Merced (28.0)
Oakland Athletics3Texas Rangers8BoxBobby Witt (7-0)Ariel Prieto (3-3)OAK  G Berroa (7), J Canseco (10)  TEX  R Greer (4), B Ripken (1), L Stevens (7)Juan Gonzalez (21.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2120.512--23823311-1210-8W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2021.4881.019219911-109-11L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1921.4751.51912065-1414-7L7Game Log
Chicago White Sox1922.4632.02112228-1111-11W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins1826.4094.52062489-129-14W2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2913.690--23616013-616-7W4Game Log
New York Yankees2519.5685.025518313-1012-9L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2219.5376.515416412-910-10W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1924.44210.52212119-1410-10L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1625.39012.52122319-147-11L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers2417.585--19817810-814-9W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners2420.5451.526525514-810-12L1Game Log
Anaheim Angels2220.5242.52152267-1215-8W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1728.3789.02002787-1710-11L4Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2322.511--18617311-1312-9L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2122.4881.017020612-109-12L4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1825.4194.01611666-1712-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1528.3497.01862096-179-11L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1429.3268.01572377-177-12W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves3113.705--22113713-718-6W5Game Log
Florida Marlins2716.6283.51871509-1118-5W8Game Log
Montreal Expos2418.5716.02282049-1315-5L1Game Log
New York Mets2321.5238.020116211-1112-10L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1726.39513.51592308-139-13W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2517.595--17418111-814-9W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2319.5482.01531439-1014-9L3Game Log
Colorado Rockies2320.5352.526123111-1312-7L4Game Log
San Diego Padres1725.4058.01852006-1211-13W2Game Log

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