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Baseball on Wednesday, August 06, 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
St. Louis Cardinals3Atlanta Braves4BoxMark Wohlers (3-4)Mark Petkovsek (4-5)ATL  D Bautista (3)Fred McGriff (19.3)
San Francisco Giants7Chicago Cubs4BoxPat Rapp (5-6)Terry Mulholland (6-12)CHN  K Orie (6)  SFN  G Hill (9), M Lewis (9)Rich Aurilia (29.0)
San Diego Padres6Cincinnati Reds3BoxJoey Hamilton (10-3)Stan Belinda (1-3)SDN  K Caminiti (13), S Finley (21)Ken Caminiti (31.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Montreal Expos7BoxDustin Hermanson (6-5)Chan Ho Park (10-6)LAN  G Gagne (8)  MON  H Rodriguez (23)Henry Rodriguez (31.9)
Colorado Rockies4New York Mets0BoxJohn Thomson (4-6)Dave Mlicki (5-8)COL  E Burks (19)Eric Young (14.1)
Houston Astros4Philadelphia Phillies6BoxGarrett Stephenson (6-5)Ramon Garcia (4-8)PHI  T Barron (1), M Lieberthal (16), S Rolen (16)Mike Lieberthal (25.8)
Florida Marlins12Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxKevin Brown (10-8)Esteban Loaiza (8-8)FLO  M Alou (15), C Johnson (14)Charles Johnson (17.2)
Milwaukee Brewers6Los Angeles Angels8BoxAllen Watson (10-6)Cal Eldred (11-11)ANA  T Phillips (7)Tim Salmon (36.9)
Detroit Tigers4Kansas City Royals5BoxJose Rosado (8-8)A.J. Sager (2-4)DET  T Fryman (17)  KCA  J Bell (19)Jeff King (25.2)
Boston Red Sox5Minnesota Twins2BoxTim Wakefield (6-13)Rich Robertson (7-10)NoneJeff Frye (22.8)
Chicago White Sox2Oakland Athletics3BoxT.J. Mathews (6-5)Jaime Navarro (8-10)CHA  R Durham (8)Jason Giambi (32.1)
Baltimore Orioles4Seattle Mariners3BoxJesse Orosco (4-3)Heathcliff Slocumb (0-6)BAL  B Anderson (12)  SEA  P Sorrento (22)Brady Anderson (41.9)
New York Yankees2Texas Rangers6BoxDarren Oliver (8-10)Andy Pettitte (13-7)NYA  C Curtis (8), T Martinez (37)Jim Leyritz (35.4)
Cleveland Indians3Toronto Blue Jays6BoxPat Hentgen (12-7)Albie Lopez (3-5)TOR  J Carter (16), J Cruz (15), S Green (14)Brian Giles (36.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians5751.528--58056329-2528-26L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5556.4953.548752520-3635-20L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5457.4864.553555826-3228-25L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5062.4469.054558225-2925-33L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4763.42711.050154921-3226-31W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7040.636--57142039-2031-20W1Game Log
New York Yankees6546.5865.558845831-2234-24L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5559.48217.063561128-2827-31W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5358.47717.543447027-2826-30W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5259.46818.556055820-3032-29L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels6549.570--61254929-2936-20W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6349.5621.065260133-2630-23L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5260.46412.054056923-2929-31W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4471.38321.552666620-4024-31W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6153.535--52146528-3033-23L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5658.4915.048854028-3028-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5261.4608.546145423-3629-25L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4764.42312.542353419-3328-31L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4569.39516.047353616-4129-28L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7243.626--57941837-2435-19W1Game Log
Florida Marlins6646.5894.549044429-2637-20W4Game Log
New York Mets6349.5627.552147529-3134-18L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5853.52312.050049923-2935-24W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3774.33333.043563015-4222-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6450.561--53654630-2534-25W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6152.5402.550643025-2936-23L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5459.4789.558062328-2726-32W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies5461.47010.564765325-3729-24W2Game Log

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