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Baseball on Friday, August 29, 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
Seattle Mariners5Colorado Rockies6BoxJerry DiPoto (4-2)Mike Timlin (3-3)COL  V Castilla (37), A Galarraga (36), L Walker (38)  SEA  P Sorrento (26)Neifi Perez (67.8)
Oakland Athletics4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxAntonio Osuna (3-3)T.J. Mathews (8-6)LAN  E Karros (26)  OAK  B Mayne (4), M Tejada (1)Miguel Tejada (39.5)
Los Angeles Angels3San Diego Padres1BoxKen Hill (7-11)Pete Smith (5-5)NoneKen Hill (27.2)
Texas Rangers4San Francisco Giants5BoxRich Rodriguez (4-3)Bryan Eversgerd (0-2)SFN  J Kent (26)Domingo Cedeno (42.7)
New York Mets3Baltimore Orioles4BoxArthur Rhodes (10-3)John Franco (4-2)BAL  H Baines (14), C Ripken (15)  NYN  M Franco (4)Harold Baines (13.9)
Atlanta Braves9Boston Red Sox1BoxJohn Smoltz (13-10)Aaron Sele (12-11)ATL  G Colbrunn (6), F McGriff (18)  BOS  R Jefferson (13)Fred McGriff (13.2)
Houston Astros4Chicago White Sox5BoxKeith Foulke (2-5)John Hudek (1-3)CHA  J Fabregas (7)  HOU  J Bagwell (36), C Biggio (20)Robin Ventura (49.4)
Chicago Cubs6Cleveland Indians7BoxJose Mesa (3-4)Dave Stevens (1-4)NoneSandy Alomar (44.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2Detroit Tigers7BoxWillie Blair (14-6)Tyler Green (3-3)NoneTravis Fryman (18.3)
St. Louis Cardinals9Kansas City Royals7BoxRigo Beltran (1-1)Hector Carrasco (2-6)KCA  J King (19), M Sweeney (6)  SLN  M McGwire (43), P Plantier (3)Delino DeShields (39.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Milwaukee Brewers4BoxScott Karl (10-10)Esteban Loaiza (10-9)NoneJeff Cirillo (22.6)
Cincinnati Reds5Minnesota Twins3BoxBrett Tomko (9-5)Frankie Rodriguez (2-5)CIN  W Greene (19)  MIN  M Cordova (11)Willie Greene (42.2)
Montreal Expos4New York Yankees3BoxAnthony Telford (4-4)Mariano Rivera (4-4)MON  D Strange (10)Mark Grudzielanek (40.0)
Florida Marlins8Toronto Blue Jays0BoxAl Leiter (9-9)Robert Person (5-10)FLO  C Johnson (18)Charles Johnson (27.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians6961.531--70266833-3036-31W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6766.5043.558462425-4142-25W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6668.4935.065069130-3836-30W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5477.41215.560467327-3827-39L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5478.40916.062269526-3928-39L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8546.649--66950344-2241-24W1Game Log
New York Yankees7854.5917.572755940-2738-27L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6768.49620.075074134-3233-36L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6568.48921.055057232-3433-34L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6271.46624.065666627-3935-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners7461.548--77270736-3138-30L3Game Log
Anaheim Angels7362.5411.070865532-3541-27W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6471.47410.067469032-3532-36L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5382.39321.062578423-4530-37L2Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7064.522--63555632-3538-29L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6768.4963.559164532-3635-32L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6272.4638.054753827-4035-32W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5973.44710.052363027-4032-33W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5481.40016.555663419-4835-33L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves8351.619--65647841-2642-25W2Game Log
Florida Marlins7855.5864.559252835-3243-23W1Game Log
New York Mets7162.53411.562658531-3640-26L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6667.49616.558161529-3837-29W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4981.37732.053971221-4528-36L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7759.566--60550435-3342-26W4Game Log
San Francisco Giants7461.5482.564566035-3239-29W1Game Log
Colorado Rockies6670.48511.076277727-4239-28W4Game Log
San Diego Padres6373.46314.067473532-3731-36L1Game Log

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