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Baseball on Friday, August 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
Los Angeles Dodgers13Chicago Cubs9BoxHideo Nomo (10-8)Geremi Gonzalez (7-5)CHN  D Glanville (3), B McRae (5), K Orie (5), R Sandberg (6), S Sosa (22)  LAN  W Guerrero (4), T Zeile (22)Todd Zeile (20.1)
San Francisco Giants8Cincinnati Reds7BoxWilson Alvarez (10-8)Kent Mercker (7-8)CIN  W Greene (16), R Sanders (10)Jeff Kent (25.7)
Atlanta Braves2Florida Marlins3BoxJay Powell (2-2)Mike Cather (0-2)FLO  G Sheffield (13)Jeff Blauser (37.3)
New York Mets8Houston Astros5BoxJohn Franco (3-1)Jose Lima (1-5)HOU  C Biggio (15)  NYN  J Hardtke (1)Ricky Gutierrez (49.4)
San Diego Padres8Montreal Expos2BoxJoey Hamilton (9-3)Jim Bullinger (6-11)MON  D Strange (6)Chris Gomez (15.8)
St. Louis Cardinals1Philadelphia Phillies4BoxGarrett Stephenson (5-5)Andy Benes (7-6)NoneScott Rolen (16.9)
Colorado Rockies7Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxSteve Reed (3-4)Ricardo Rincon (4-5)COL  L Walker 2 (32)  PIT  K Young (16)Larry Walker (65.6)
Chicago White Sox1Los Angeles Angels9BoxAllen Watson (9-6)Scott Eyre (0-1)ANA  D Erstad (11)Tim Salmon (15.8)
Toronto Blue Jays7Detroit Tigers5BoxPat Hentgen (11-7)Dan Miceli (2-2)DET  R Casanova (5), T Clark (26)  TOR  J Carter (14), J Cruz (13), A Gonzalez (11), O Nixon (1)Raul Casanova (38.6)
Boston Red Sox10Kansas City Royals3BoxSteve Avery (5-2)Jose Rosado (7-8)BOS  N Garciaparra (18), M Stanley (13), M Vaughn (25)Jose Offerman (23.4)
Seattle Mariners3Milwaukee Brewers8BoxCal Eldred (11-10)Bob Wolcott (5-5)MIL  J Burnitz (17)  SEA  A Rodriguez (16)Fernando Vina (17.0)
Minnesota Twins3New York Yankees8BoxAndy Pettitte (13-6)Rich Robertson (7-9)MIN  C Knoblauch (7), T Steinbach (11)Tino Martinez (12.3)
Baltimore Orioles1Oakland Athletics2BoxT.J. Mathews (5-4)Jesse Orosco (3-3)BAL  G Berroa (21)Ernie Young (25.6)
Cleveland Indians8Texas Rangers5BoxJose Mesa (2-4)Eric Gunderson (2-1)CLE  T Fernandez (6), M Ramirez (14), J Thome (28), M Williams 2 (25)  TEX  R Greer (17)Lee Stevens (41.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians5548.534--55253827-2228-26W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5452.5092.546248919-3435-18W9Game Log
Chicago White Sox5354.4954.052754625-2928-25L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4859.4499.052155624-2824-31L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4461.41912.047653121-3223-29L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6739.632--54440536-1931-20L1Game Log
New York Yankees6244.5855.056743729-2133-23W4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5155.48116.040844226-2525-30W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5257.47716.559758825-2627-31W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4957.46218.053553320-2929-28L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels6148.560--58753029-2932-19W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6048.5560.562558531-2629-22L4Game Log
Texas Rangers5057.46710.051752523-2927-28L4Game Log
Oakland Athletics4368.38719.051564120-4023-28W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5950.541--50244728-2731-23L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5356.4866.046650928-3025-26L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5157.4727.544943022-3229-25L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4561.42512.540450719-3326-28L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4367.39116.545851716-4127-26L9Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves6941.627--55740035-2234-19L2Game Log
Florida Marlins6245.5795.545842728-2634-19W4Game Log
New York Mets6146.5706.551045629-2932-17W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5552.51412.547748823-2932-23L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3472.32133.040961615-4219-30W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6049.550--50353126-2434-25W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6049.550--49441024-2636-23W7Game Log
San Diego Padres5356.4867.056860127-2426-32W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5258.4738.562763023-3429-24W1Game Log

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