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Baseball on Friday, August 15, 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
New York Mets2Colorado Rockies6BoxFrank Castillo (9-10)Rick Reed (10-6)COL  V Castilla (30), L Walker (36)Larry Walker (14.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Florida Marlins6BoxJay Powell (4-2)Rich Loiselle (1-3)FLO  D White (1)  PIT  E Williams (2)Jim Eisenreich (44.3)
Philadelphia Phillies5Houston Astros1BoxCurt Schilling (13-10)Chris Holt (7-9)PHI  R Brogna 2 (15)Midre Cummings (29.2)
Cincinnati Reds5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxMike Remlinger (6-4)Pedro Astacio (7-9)NoneMike Remlinger (36.2)
Chicago Cubs1San Diego Padres5BoxSterling Hitchcock (8-7)Steve Trachsel (5-10)SDN  K Caminiti (15), J Flaherty (8)Steve Finley (18.5)
Montreal Expos2San Francisco Giants6BoxKirk Rueter (9-5)Mike Johnson (0-2)MON  C Widger (7)  SFN  B Bonds (29), J Kent (24)Barry Bonds (20.9)
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxCurtis King (1-0)Mike Cather (0-3)ATL  M Tucker (11)  SLN  D DeShields (11), M McGwire (39)Mark McGwire (59.5)
Seattle Mariners3Baltimore Orioles4Box G1Scott Kamieniecki (8-5)Randy Johnson (16-4)BAL  J Hammonds (17), J Reboulet (3)  SEA  D Wilson (11)Jeff Hammonds (20.0)
Seattle Mariners8Baltimore Orioles3Box G2Ken Cloude (1-1)Jimmy Key (13-7)SEA  J Buhner (28), K Griffey (38), A Rodriguez (17)Chris Hoiles (34.9)
Minnesota Twins4Boston Red Sox5BoxKerry Lacy (1-1)Eddie Guardado (0-4)NoneTroy O'Leary (46.2)
Oakland Athletics11Chicago White Sox6BoxJimmy Haynes (1-2)James Baldwin (8-13)CHA  M Cameron 2 (12)  OAK  J Giambi (14), M Stairs (19)Mike Cameron (33.6)
Toronto Blue Jays4Cleveland Indians5BoxPaul Assenmacher (4-0)Tim Crabtree (2-3)CLE  J Branson (3), B Giles (16), J Thome (32)Jim Thome (25.2)
Kansas City Royals5Detroit Tigers3BoxGlendon Rusch (5-8)Justin Thompson (11-9)DET  D Easley (19)  KCA  J Dye (4)Bip Roberts (14.9)
Los Angeles Angels5Milwaukee Brewers3BoxChuck Finley (13-6)Bryce Florie (3-4)NoneDave Hollins (33.1)
Texas Rangers2New York Yankees5BoxDwight Gooden (6-4)Terry Clark (1-4)NoneIvan Rodriguez (19.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6256.525--63460929-2633-30W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox5861.4874.556859928-3430-27L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5762.4795.551556622-4035-22L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5068.42412.053959924-3626-32W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5170.42112.557563725-3326-37L7Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7443.632--60144441-2133-22L1Game Log
New York Yankees7248.6003.564549235-2337-25W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6063.48817.068066429-2831-35W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5861.48717.047249027-2931-32L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5665.46320.060261624-3532-30L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Anaheim Angels6853.562--63857931-3137-22W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6753.5580.568862334-2733-26W1Game Log
Texas Rangers5863.47910.059060729-3129-32L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5073.40719.057070523-4127-32W3Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6557.533--57450631-3234-25L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5962.4885.552257130-3429-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5566.4559.548348423-3732-29W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5367.44211.046756622-3531-32W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4974.39816.550557218-4431-30L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves7548.610--59944237-2538-23L3Game Log
Florida Marlins7050.5833.552148532-3038-20W2Game Log
New York Mets6754.5547.056852431-3336-21L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6060.50013.552253824-3336-27L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4375.36429.547565220-4323-32W5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6954.561--57957832-2737-27W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6656.5412.553946127-3139-25L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5963.4849.561165830-2929-34W2Game Log
Colorado Rockies5864.47510.568670125-3833-26W1Game Log

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