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Baseball on Tuesday, September 23, 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
San Francisco Giants6Colorado Rockies7BoxDarren Holmes (9-2)Danny Darwin (5-11)COL  A Galarraga (41)  SFN  B Bonds (39)Andres Galarraga (42.2)
Chicago Cubs3Houston Astros5BoxDarryl Kile (19-7)Steve Trachsel (8-12)CHN  M Alexander (3)  HOU  J Bagwell (43), C Biggio (22)Derek Bell (24.5)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxChan Ho Park (14-8)Paul Menhart (2-3)LAN  E Karros (29), T Zeile 2 (29)  SDN  J Flaherty (9)Todd Zeile (31.5)
Florida Marlins6Montreal Expos3BoxKevin Brown (16-8)Dustin Hermanson (8-7)FLO  J Conine (17)  MON  R White (27)Charles Johnson (23.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates5New York Mets4BoxJose Silva (2-1)Cory Lidle (7-2)NYN  J Olerud (20)Shawon Dunston (56.3)
Atlanta Braves6Philadelphia Phillies0BoxKevin Millwood (5-3)Mark Leiter (10-17)ATL  A Jones (18), M Tucker (13)Tony Graffanino (16.6)
Cincinnati Reds8St. Louis Cardinals6BoxScott Sullivan (4-3)Curtis King (4-2)CIN  C Stynes (6)  SLN  R Gant (17), D Young (5)Chris Stynes (48.6)
Minnesota Twins5Chicago White Sox3BoxBob Tewksbury (7-13)Jason Bere (4-2)CHA  F Thomas (34)  MIN  B Brede (3)Frank Thomas (35.8)
New York Yankees9Cleveland Indians10BoxJose Mesa (4-4)Jeff Nelson (3-7)CLE  S Alomar (19), T Fernandez (10), D Justice (32)  NYA  T Martinez (44)Dave Justice (54.3)
Boston Red Sox0Detroit Tigers6BoxGreg Keagle (3-4)Jeff Suppan (7-3)NoneDamion Easley (12.5)
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers7Box G1Alberto Reyes (1-1)Hector Carrasco (2-8)NoneJeff Cirillo (33.5)
Kansas City Royals6Milwaukee Brewers2Box G2Jim Pittsley (5-8)Joel Adamson (5-3)KCA  J King (25)Mike Sweeney (26.5)
Texas Rangers14Oakland Athletics6BoxJohn Burkett (8-12)Dave Telgheder (4-6)OAK  J Giambi (20)  TEX  A Diaz (1), J Gonzalez (40), L Stevens 2 (18)Alex Diaz (19.2)
Los Angeles Angels3Seattle Mariners4BoxRandy Johnson (19-4)Allen Watson (12-11)ANA  G DiSarcina (4), J Edmonds 2 (26)  SEA  J Buhner (40)Alex Rodriguez (34.0)
Baltimore Orioles3Toronto Blue Jays2BoxNerio Rodriguez (2-1)Roger Clemens (21-7)NoneB.J. Surhoff (13.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians8471.542--83878342-3842-33W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7779.4947.575280635-4542-34L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7680.4878.566272331-5045-30L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6591.41719.574182730-4535-46W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals6591.41719.572780032-4433-47W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9562.605--78666049-2746-35W1Game Log
New York Yankees9166.5804.085767544-3347-33L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7978.50316.077675737-4442-34W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox7681.48419.083283637-3939-42L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7285.45923.062967534-4738-38L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners8969.563--90180445-3644-33W3Game Log
Anaheim Angels8275.5226.580376437-4245-33L1Game Log
Texas Rangers7384.46515.577280234-4239-42W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6395.39926.074091728-5035-45L3Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros8176.516--75365038-4343-33W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7880.4943.571473935-4243-38W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7285.4599.061974532-4440-41W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7186.45210.066668932-4939-37L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs6691.42015.067373324-5242-39L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves9958.631--77755849-2750-31W2Game Log
Florida Marlins9166.5808.071163639-3752-29W1Game Log
New York Mets8573.53814.575469438-4347-30L1Game Log
Montreal Expos7681.48423.066770533-4843-33L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6493.40835.064081930-5134-42L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants8771.551--75478041-3946-32L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8572.5411.570761838-3947-33W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies8275.5224.589787036-4546-30W4Game Log
San Diego Padres7484.46813.078186435-4239-42L3Game Log

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