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Baseball on Saturday, August 23, 1997


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves10BoxDenny Neagle (17-3)Brett Tomko (8-5)ATL  A Jones (14), K Lofton (4)  CIN  M Kelly (6), J Oliver (13)Kenny Lofton (37.0)
Montreal Expos9Chicago Cubs5BoxAnthony Telford (3-3)Bob Patterson (1-6)MON  D Fletcher 2 (15), M Grudzielanek (4), M Lansing (16), A Stankiewicz (1), D Strange (9)Andy Stankiewicz (46.5)
St. Louis Cardinals0Florida Marlins3BoxKevin Brown (12-8)Andy Benes (8-7)NoneMoises Alou (20.0)
Colorado Rockies6Houston Astros3BoxSteve Reed (4-5)John Hudek (0-2)COL  J Bates (3), V Castilla (33), A Galarraga (33)Vinny Castilla (53.0)
San Diego Padres5New York Mets9BoxDave Mlicki (6-10)Paul Menhart (0-2)NYN  E Alfonzo (9), T Hundley (28), B Huskey (15), B McRae (7)  SDN  K Caminiti (18), S Finley (23), C Shipley (4)Butch Huskey (40.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Philadelphia Phillies3BoxHideo Nomo (12-10)Tyler Green (3-2)LAN  M Piazza (29)  PHI  M Cummings (4)Mike Piazza (14.6)
San Francisco Giants4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxEsteban Loaiza (10-8)Danny Darwin (4-9)PIT  A Martin (9)  SFN  B Johnson (8), J Kent (25)Turner Ward (24.1)
Boston Red Sox1Los Angeles Angels6BoxJason Dickson (13-5)Aaron Sele (12-10)ANA  T Salmon (25)  BOS  N Garciaparra (24)Tim Salmon (20.1)
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles5BoxJesse Orosco (5-3)Greg Swindell (7-3)BAL  G Berroa (22), B Surhoff (15)  MIN  P Molitor (8)Geronimo Berroa (53.3)
Toronto Blue Jays6Kansas City Royals5BoxMarty Janzen (1-0)Jamie Walker (3-3)KCA  C Davis (24), J Hansen (1)Chili Davis (26.2)
Detroit Tigers2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxScott Karl (9-10)Greg Keagle (1-3)MIL  J Burnitz (23)Jeromy Burnitz (41.5)
Cleveland Indians7Oakland Athletics4BoxOrel Hershiser (12-5)Brad Rigby (0-5)CLE  D Justice (27), J Thome 2 (36)Tony Batista (10.6)
New York Yankees10Seattle Mariners8BoxMariano Rivera (4-3)Heathcliff Slocumb (0-7)SEA  R Davis (20), K Griffey (41), R Kelly (6)Bernie Williams (46.1)
Chicago White Sox8Texas Rangers13BoxDanny Patterson (8-5)Nelson Cruz (0-2)CHA  A Belle (27), J Fabregas (6)  TEX  R Greer 2 (22), I Rodriguez (14), F Tatis (4)Ivan Rodriguez (62.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6759.532--67764632-2835-31W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6365.4925.055560425-4138-24W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6366.4885.563066528-3635-30L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5274.41315.057664125-3727-37L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins5275.40915.560267626-3826-37L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8244.651--64848644-2238-22W4Game Log
New York Yankees7751.6026.069654039-2538-26W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6466.49220.072670931-3133-35L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6266.48421.051854431-3431-32W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6068.46923.064064226-3634-32L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners7257.558--73666936-2936-28L1Game Log
Anaheim Angels7159.5461.568962531-3440-25W2Game Log
Texas Rangers6267.48110.063965830-3232-35W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5179.39221.560674623-4328-36L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6861.527--61453531-3237-29L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6564.5043.056660932-3533-29W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5969.4618.551650726-3933-30L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5571.43711.548959723-3832-33L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5178.39517.052860519-4732-31L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8049.620--62845740-2640-23W4Game Log
Florida Marlins7453.5835.055851732-3042-23W1Game Log
New York Mets7058.5479.560355931-3539-23W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6364.49616.055757926-3537-29W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4579.36332.550968721-4424-35L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7158.550--61061833-3038-28L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7158.550--56248331-3240-26W3Game Log
Colorado Rockies6267.4819.072074127-4135-26W1Game Log
San Diego Padres6168.47310.064870131-3330-35L2Game Log


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