Follow The Baseball Cube on Twitter for site updates, interesting statistics and random baseball commentary. Its free.

Baseball on Thursday, September 18, 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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
New York Mets4Atlanta Braves11BoxPaul Byrd (4-3)Jason Isringhausen (2-2)ATL  C Jones (21), M Tucker (12)Chipper Jones (30.3)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs4BoxSteve Trachsel (8-11)Sean Lowe (0-2)SLN  E Marrero (1)Manny Alexander (14.8)
Montreal Expos3Cincinnati Reds6BoxScott Sullivan (3-3)Dustin Hermanson (8-6)MON  D Segui (19)Chris Stynes (30.6)
Philadelphia Phillies2Florida Marlins8BoxKevin Brown (15-8)Mike Grace (3-2)NoneCliff Floyd (20.0)
Houston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates12BoxFrancisco Cordova (11-8)Darryl Kile (18-7)HOU  B Spiers (4)Shawon Dunston (22.6)
Colorado Rockies6San Diego Padres7BoxPaul Menhart (2-2)Roger Bailey (9-10)COL  E Burks (29), A Galarraga (39), L Walker (48)  SDN  K Caminiti (24), G Vaughn (16)Greg Vaughn (33.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Francisco Giants6BoxRod Beck (6-4)Mark Guthrie (1-4)LAN  O Nixon (2)  SFN  B Bonds (35), B Johnson (12), J Snow (26)Mike Piazza (32.3)
Oakland Athletics7Los Angeles Angels3BoxDave Telgheder (4-5)Jason Dickson (13-8)NoneScott Brosius (34.5)
Milwaukee Brewers3Baltimore Orioles4BoxMike Mussina (15-7)Scott Karl (10-13)BAL  M Bordick (6)  MIL  D Jackson (5)Darrin Jackson (15.2)
Toronto Blue Jays2Boston Red Sox3BoxJim Corsi (4-2)Kelvim Escobar (3-2)TOR  C O'Brien (4)Scott Hatteberg (40.9)
Chicago White Sox9Kansas City Royals2BoxDoug Drabek (11-11)Jim Pittsley (4-8)CHA  R Ventura (6)  KCA  J Bell (21)Dave Martinez (13.9)
Cleveland Indians4Minnesota Twins1BoxOrel Hershiser (14-6)Bob Tewksbury (6-13)NoneBip Roberts (25.5)
Detroit Tigers9New York Yankees7BoxTodd Jones (4-3)Joe Borowski (2-3)DET  P Nevin (8)  NYA  B Williams (20)Damion Easley (48.8)
Seattle Mariners6Texas Rangers3BoxRandy Johnson (18-4)Darren Oliver (12-12)SEA  R Kelly 2 (10), P Sorrento (30)Roberto Kelly (40.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians8268.547--81775641-3541-33W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox7577.4938.073678833-4442-33W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7476.4938.064269630-4744-29L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6189.40721.069978031-4330-46L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6190.40421.571981329-4532-45L2Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9359.612--76162948-2745-32W1Game Log
New York Yankees8864.5795.083165444-3244-32L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7577.49318.074173534-4341-34W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7578.49018.581981737-3838-40W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7181.46722.061665533-4438-37L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners8568.556--87278942-3543-33W1Game Log
Anaheim Angels7974.5166.078275234-4145-33L1Game Log
Texas Rangers7281.47113.075077833-4239-39L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6291.40523.072287828-5034-41W1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7775.507--72663535-4242-33L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7479.4843.567772534-4240-37W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7082.4617.065064931-4639-36L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7082.4617.059971731-4439-38W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6588.42512.565271224-5141-37W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves9557.625--76254748-2747-30W4Game Log
Florida Marlins8963.5866.069361238-3751-26W2Game Log
New York Mets8271.53613.572967735-4247-29L4Game Log
Montreal Expos7577.49320.065369032-4543-32L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6291.40533.562479528-5034-41L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8469.549--69159838-3946-30L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8469.549--72074738-3746-32W2Game Log
Colorado Rockies7875.5106.087285433-4545-30L3Game Log
San Diego Padres7380.47711.075383035-4138-39W2Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.