Update:   Expansion Drafts History -  All historical picks for the 6 expansion drafts between 1960 and 1997.

Baseball on Wednesday, September 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
San Francisco Giants4Colorado Rockies3BoxRoberto Hernandez (10-3)Steve Reed (4-6)COL  E Burks (32)  SFN  B Johnson (13), J Snow (28)Brian Johnson (47.7)
Chicago Cubs3Houston Astros1BoxMark Clark (14-8)Chris Holt (8-12)CHN  T Houston (2), B Kieschnick (4)Brooks Kieschnick (19.2)
San Diego Padres4Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxJoey Hamilton (11-7)Tom Candiotti (10-7)SDN  K Caminiti (26), S Finley (28)Ken Caminiti (43.0)
Florida Marlins10Montreal Expos9BoxAl Leiter (11-9)Carlos Perez (12-13)FLO  R Morman (1)Rob Natal (19.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates5New York Mets7BoxJoe Crawford (3-3)Steve Cooke (9-15)NYN  J Olerud (21)John Olerud (38.7)
Atlanta Braves1Philadelphia Phillies5BoxGarrett Stephenson (8-6)Paul Byrd (4-4)NoneBobby Estalella (10.0)
Cincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals4BoxDave Burba (11-10)Tony Fossas (2-7)CIN  B Boone (7)  SLN  M McGwire (55)Reggie Sanders (29.2)
Minnesota Twins7Chicago White Sox2BoxFrankie Rodriguez (3-6)James Baldwin (12-15)MIN  M Cordova (14)Matt Lawton (13.6)
New York Yankees8Cleveland Indians4BoxDwight Gooden (9-5)Brian Anderson (4-2)CLE  J Manto (1)  NYA  D Jeter (10), J Posada (5), T Raines (4)Charlie Hayes (15.6)
Boston Red Sox9Detroit Tigers2BoxTim Wakefield (12-15)Willie Blair (16-8)BOS  M Vaughn (34)  DET  T Fryman (21)Darren Bragg (20.1)
Kansas City Royals3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxPaul Wagner (1-0)Jeff Montgomery (1-4)KCA  D Palmer (23)  MIL  J Franco (7), F Vina (4)Jeromy Burnitz (17.4)
Texas Rangers8Oakland Athletics4BoxDarren Oliver (13-12)Jimmy Haynes (3-6)OAK  B Grieve (3)Fernando Tatis (19.4)
Los Angeles Angels9Seattle Mariners3BoxKen Hill (9-12)Felipe Lira (5-11)ANA  J Howell (14), C Turner (1)  SEA  A Sheets (4)Jack Howell (19.1)
Baltimore Orioles9Toronto Blue Jays3BoxScott Kamieniecki (10-6)Omar Daal (2-3)BAL  R Palmeiro (38)  TOR  J Cruz (26), J Samuel (2)Rafael Palmeiro (22.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians8472.538--84279142-3842-34L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7780.4907.566672631-5046-30W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7780.4907.575481335-4542-35L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6691.42018.574882931-4535-46W5Game Log
Kansas City Royals6592.41419.573080432-4533-47L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9662.608--79566350-2746-35W2Game Log
New York Yankees9266.5824.086567945-3347-33W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7979.50017.077876637-4442-35L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7781.48719.084183838-3939-42W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7286.45624.063268434-4738-39L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners8970.560--90481345-3644-34L1Game Log
Anaheim Angels8375.5255.581276738-4245-33W1Game Log
Texas Rangers7484.46814.578080635-4239-42W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6396.39626.074492528-5035-46L4Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros8177.513--75465338-4343-34L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7881.4913.571974635-4343-38L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7385.4628.062474933-4440-41W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7187.44910.067069432-4939-38L5Game Log
Chicago Cubs6791.42414.067673425-5242-39W1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves9959.627--77856349-2850-31L1Game Log
Florida Marlins9266.5827.072164540-3752-29W2Game Log
New York Mets8673.54113.576169938-4348-30W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7682.48123.067671533-4843-34L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6593.41134.064582030-5135-42W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants8871.553--75878342-3946-32W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8573.5382.570862238-3947-34L1Game Log
Colorado Rockies8276.5195.590087436-4546-31L1Game Log
San Diego Padres7584.47213.078586536-4239-42W1Game Log

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