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Baseball on Sunday, August 24, 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
Cincinnati Reds6Atlanta Braves4BoxJeff Shaw (4-2)Chad Fox (0-1)ATL  K Lofton (5)  CIN  R Sanders (16)Fred McGriff (39.6)
Montreal Expos3Chicago Cubs12BoxGeremi Gonzalez (10-6)Carlos Perez (11-10)CHN  S Dunston (9), R Sandberg 2 (10), S Sosa (29)  MON  R White (20)Mark Grace (18.8)
St. Louis Cardinals1Florida Marlins7BoxKirt Ojala (1-0)Todd Stottlemyre (12-9)FLO  C Counsell (1)  SLN  G Gaetti (14)Craig Counsell (19.2)
Colorado Rockies1Houston Astros3BoxMike Hampton (11-8)Jamey Wright (6-10)COL  D Bichette (19)  HOU  D Bell (11)Jeff Bagwell (17.3)
San Diego Padres3New York Mets2BoxPete Smith (5-4)Brian Bohanon (3-3)NYN  B Huskey (16)Pete Smith (26.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxIsmael Valdez (9-10)Matt Beech (2-8)LAN  E Young (7), T Zeile (24)  PHI  T Barron (2)Todd Zeile (35.7)
San Francisco Giants6Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxJason Christiansen (2-0)Doug Henry (4-5)SFN  J Vizcaino (4)Jose Vizcaino (31.7)
Boston Red Sox3Los Angeles Angels2BoxTim Wakefield (9-14)Ken Hill (6-11)ANA  D Hollins (13)  BOS  J Valentin (15)John Valentin (18.7)
Minnesota Twins1Baltimore Orioles5BoxScott Kamieniecki (9-5)LaTroy Hawkins (4-9)BAL  B Anderson (14), G Berroa (23), R Palmeiro (29)Lenny Webster (12.2)
Toronto Blue Jays11Kansas City Royals8BoxTim Crabtree (3-3)Larry Casian (0-3)KCA  C Davis (25), L Sutton (1)  TOR  J Cruz 2 (20), E Sprague (13)Jose Cruz (60.5)
Detroit Tigers0Milwaukee Brewers6BoxJose Mercedes (6-7)Willie Blair (13-6)MIL  J Burnitz (24), J Cirillo (8), M Loretta (5)Dave Nilsson (18.7)
Cleveland Indians1Oakland Athletics4BoxJimmy Haynes (2-3)John Smiley (11-13)CLE  D Justice (28)  OAK  M Bellhorn (6), M Stairs (22)George Williams (21.1)
New York Yankees3Seattle Mariners5BoxBobby Ayala (9-4)David Wells (14-7)NYA  C Curtis (12)  SEA  J Buhner (31), D Wilson (12)Dan Wilson (42.6)
Chicago White Sox3Texas Rangers1BoxJason Bere (2-0)Rick Helling (3-7)CHA  O Guillen (3)Ozzie Guillen (35.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6760.528--67865032-2935-31L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6465.4964.056160425-4139-24W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6466.4924.563366629-3635-30W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5275.40915.058465225-3727-38L5Game Log
Minnesota Twins5276.40615.560368126-3926-37L3Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8344.654--65348744-2239-22W5Game Log
New York Yankees7752.5977.069954539-2638-26L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6566.49620.072971132-3133-35W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6366.48821.052955232-3431-32W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers6069.46524.064064826-3734-32L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners7357.562--74167236-2937-28W1Game Log
Anaheim Angels7160.5422.569162831-3440-26L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6268.47711.064066130-3232-36L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5279.39721.561074723-4329-36W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6961.531--61753631-3238-29W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6664.5083.057561532-3534-29W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5970.4579.551751426-4033-30L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5671.44111.549560124-3832-33W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5278.40017.054060819-4733-31W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8050.615--63246340-2640-24L1Game Log
Florida Marlins7553.5864.056551832-3043-23W2Game Log
New York Mets7059.5439.560556231-3539-24L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6365.49216.056059126-3637-29L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4580.36032.551069221-4424-36L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7258.554--56748432-3240-26W4Game Log
San Francisco Giants7159.5461.061662733-3138-28L3Game Log
San Diego Padres6268.47710.065170332-3330-35W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies6268.47710.072174427-4235-26L1Game Log

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