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Monday, May 26,1997

Monday, May 26,1997

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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 1997-05-26 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Cinergy Field John Smiley Mark Leiter Mike Remlinger 0 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Philadelphia Phillies 4 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mike Morgan Matt Beech -- 16,798 2:47
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 St. Louis Cardinals 7 Colorado Rockies 9 box | pbp Coors Field Mike DeJean Mark Petkovsek Steve Reed 48,043 2:34
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Florida Marlins 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Chan Ho Park Rick Helling Todd Worrell 48,921 3:03
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 New York Mets 4 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique Cory Lidle Ugueth Urbina John Franco 11,774 2:55
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Chicago Cubs 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Kevin Foster Francisco Cordova Terry Adams 20,609 2:26
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Atlanta Braves 12 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joe Borowski Tim Worrell -- 17,265 3:18
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Houston Astros 3 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Julian Tavarez Jose Lima -- 16,059 3:09
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Chris Hammond Doug Jones -- 28,438 2:29
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Cleveland Indians 10 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Orel Hershiser Jaime Navarro -- 26,383 2:35
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Anaheim Angels 0 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Omar Olivares Chuck Finley -- 12,562 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Oakland Athletics 2 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Willie Adams Mike Williams Aaron Small 31,300 3:29
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Seattle Mariners 13 Minnesota Twins 8 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Scott Sanders Scott Aldred -- 14,134 3:32
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Baltimore Orioles 8 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Shawn Boskie Andy Pettitte Randy Myers 40,296 3:31
1997 reg season 1997-05-26 Texas Rangers 1 Toronto Blue Jays 8 box | pbp Rogers Centre Roger Clemens Julio Santana -- 28,113 2:46
15 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 47 32 15 .681 0.0 261 182 79 W1 15-8 17-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 46 25 21 .543 6.5 173 184 -11 W2 13-9 12-12 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 49 26 23 .531 7.0 271 214 57 L1 13-10 13-13 3 6 14 -- Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 48 22 26 .458 10.5 251 227 24 W2 9-15 13-11 4 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 46 19 27 .413 12.5 239 252 -13 W1 11-16 8-11 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 Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 47 26 21 .553 0.0 274 253 21 W2 12-12 14-9 1 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 3.0 219 229 -10 L1 7-16 15-7 2 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 47 22 25 .468 4.0 213 227 -14 L1 11-12 11-13 3 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 46 21 25 .457 4.5 241 258 -17 L2 8-11 13-14 4 11 20 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 49 20 29 .408 7.0 236 284 -48 L1 9-13 11-16 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 West Texas Rangers franchise | log 47 26 21 .553 0.0 226 224 2 L2 11-11 15-10 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 47 25 22 .532 1.0 251 242 9 L2 9-14 16-8 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 49 26 23 .531 1.0 297 300 -3 W1 16-11 10-12 3 7 13 -- Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 51 20 31 .392 8.0 234 310 -76 W1 10-20 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 49 34 15 .694 0.0 243 158 85 W1 15-9 19-6 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 48 29 19 .604 4.5 209 172 37 L1 11-13 18-6 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 49 27 22 .551 7.0 226 175 51 W2 15-12 12-10 3 4 7 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 7.5 253 232 21 L2 9-14 17-8 4 6 10 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 49 18 31 .367 16.0 177 272 -95 L3 8-16 10-15 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 50 25 25 .500 0.0 212 196 16 L2 12-16 13-9 1 8 15 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 49 24 25 .490 0.5 195 230 -35 L1 15-12 9-13 2 9 16 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 48 20 28 .417 4.0 188 186 2 L1 8-19 12-9 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 48 18 30 .375 6.0 204 222 -18 W1 8-19 10-11 4 12 26 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 49 18 31 .367 6.5 188 259 -71 W4 7-18 11-13 5 13 27 -- 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 48 28 20 .583 0.0 200 214 -14 W1 11-8 17-12 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 49 27 22 .551 1.5 298 271 27 W2 12-14 15-8 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 2.0 177 162 15 W3 9-12 17-10 3 7 11 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 48 20 28 .417 8.0 214 235 -21 L3 6-12 14-16 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
Tim Corcoran New York Mets Hist Signed out of draft (Louisiana HS)
Marcus Giles Atlanta Braves Hist Signed out of draft (California HS)
Eric Knott Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed out of draft (Stetson)
Robert Person Toronto Blue Jays Hist Activated from Disabled List
Marty Cordova Minnesota Twins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Scott Livingstone San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)