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Saturday, May 24,1997

Saturday, May 24,1997

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Chicago Cubs 1 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jeff Shaw Turk Wendell -- 26,887 3:40
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Houston Astros 7 Colorado Rockies 0 box | pbp Coors Field Darryl Kile John Burke -- 48,129 2:48
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Atlanta Braves 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 10 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ramon Martinez Tom Glavine -- 49,074 2:26
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Montreal Expos 7 box | pbp Stade Olympique Jeff Juden Jason Schmidt Ugueth Urbina 26,154 2:44
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 New York Mets 8 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Armando Reynoso Calvin Maduro John Franco 19,090 2:52
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Florida Marlins 9 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Jay Powell Doug Bochtler Robb Nen 32,117 3:06
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 St. Louis Cardinals 9 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Andy Benes Joe Roa -- 18,303 2:43
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Chicago White Sox 8 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Bill Simas Mike Fetters Roberto Hernandez 30,872 3:19
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Baltimore Orioles 8 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Mike Mussina Steve Kline -- 41,040 3:29
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Texas Rangers 8 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Ken Hill Tim Pugh -- 10,797 2:58
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Seattle Mariners 5 Kansas City Royals 11 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Randy Veres Jamie Moyer Hipolito Pichardo 28,016 3:14
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Oakland Athletics 4 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Rich Robertson Mike Mohler Rick Aguilera 35,745 2:46
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Boston Red Sox 2 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mariano Rivera John Wasdin -- 44,094 2:49
1997 reg season 1997-05-24 Anaheim Angels 3 Toronto Blue Jays 1 box | pbp Rogers Centre Allen Watson Woody Williams Troy Percival 28,351 2:35
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 45 31 14 .689 0.0 247 169 78 W1 14-7 17-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 6.5 265 206 59 W1 13-10 13-12 2 4 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 44 23 21 .523 7.5 161 180 -19 L2 13-9 10-12 3 7 13 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 11.5 232 222 10 L1 9-15 11-11 4 11 20 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 45 18 27 .400 13.0 236 250 -14 L1 11-16 7-11 5 13 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 0.0 257 243 14 L1 11-12 13-9 1 5 10 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 2.0 206 219 -13 L1 6-15 15-7 2 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 2.5 230 237 -7 W1 8-11 13-12 3 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 45 21 24 .467 3.0 208 222 -14 W1 11-12 10-12 4 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 47 19 28 .404 6.0 221 265 -44 W1 9-13 10-15 5 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 45 26 19 .578 0.0 220 203 17 W1 11-9 15-10 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 45 25 20 .556 1.0 248 232 16 W4 9-12 16-8 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 47 25 22 .532 2.0 281 288 -7 L1 15-10 10-12 3 6 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 49 19 30 .388 9.0 226 302 -76 L1 9-19 10-11 4 14 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 47 33 14 .702 0.0 231 151 80 L1 14-8 19-6 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 46 28 18 .609 4.5 200 165 35 W1 10-12 18-6 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 46 26 20 .565 6.5 244 220 24 W2 9-14 17-6 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 7.5 222 172 50 W1 14-12 12-10 4 5 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 47 18 29 .383 15.0 168 256 -88 L1 8-14 10-15 5 12 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 48 25 23 .521 0.0 204 184 20 W1 12-14 13-9 1 8 15 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 47 23 24 .489 1.5 186 222 -36 L2 14-12 9-12 2 9 16 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 46 19 27 .413 5.0 172 174 -2 W1 7-18 12-9 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 46 17 29 .370 7.0 197 214 -17 L1 7-18 10-11 4 13 27 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 46 15 31 .326 9.0 165 245 -80 W1 7-18 8-13 5 14 28 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 46 27 19 .587 0.0 193 202 -9 L1 11-8 16-11 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 47 25 22 .532 2.5 281 259 22 L1 12-14 13-8 2 6 11 -- dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 46 24 22 .522 3.0 170 159 11 W1 9-12 15-10 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 46 20 26 .435 7.0 207 217 -10 L1 6-12 14-14 4 10 21 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Cliff Floyd Florida Marlins Active Activated from DL
Travis Phelps Tampa Bay Devil Rays Hist Signed out of draft (Crowder)
Dennis Martinez -- Hist Released by Mariners
Rickey Henderson San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
Ken Hill Texas Rangers Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)