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Friday, May 30,1997

Friday, May 30,1997

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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 1997-05-30 San Francisco Giants 2 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Turner Field Mark Wohlers Doug Henry -- 45,181 3:14
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Cincinnati Reds 5 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Pete Schourek Frank Castillo -- 21,267 2:44
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Colorado Rockies 3 Florida Marlins 4 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Mark Hutton Jerry DiPoto -- 35,731 3:41
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 San Diego Padres 9 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Will Cunnane Chris Holt Tim Worrell 31,339 2:43
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Philadelphia Phillies 3 New York Mets 7 box | pbp Shea Stadium Dave Mlicki Edgar Ramos -- 17,401 2:35
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Montreal Expos 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Chris Peters Jeff Juden -- 14,676 2:58
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II T.J. Mathews Darren Hall -- 36,069 2:56
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Minnesota Twins 4 Anaheim Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Bob Tewksbury Jason Dickson Rick Aguilera 28,922 2:49
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Cleveland Indians 0 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Mike Mussina Charles Nagy -- 47,759 2:28
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 New York Yankees 4 Boston Red Sox 10 box | pbp Fenway Park Chris Hammond Ramiro Mendoza -- 32,341 2:44
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Chicago White Sox 0 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Cal Eldred James Baldwin -- 28,619 2:22
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Toronto Blue Jays 7 Oakland Athletics 12 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Ariel Prieto Pat Hentgen -- 11,004 3:30
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Detroit Tigers 5 Seattle Mariners 2 box | pbp Kingdome Felipe Lira Jeff Fassero Todd Jones 32,305 3:12
1997 reg season 1997-05-30 Kansas City Royals 3 Texas Rangers 2 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Glendon Rusch Bobby Witt Hipolito Pichardo 35,606 2:28
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 50 35 15 .700 0.0 282 189 93 W4 17-8 18-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 53 28 25 .528 8.5 291 238 53 L1 15-11 13-14 2 5 11 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 50 25 25 .500 10.0 189 221 -32 L4 13-10 12-15 3 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 51 24 27 .471 11.5 263 239 24 W1 10-15 14-12 4 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 50 22 28 .440 13.0 263 270 -7 W1 11-16 11-12 5 12 22 -- 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 50 27 23 .540 0.0 286 267 19 L1 13-14 14-9 1 3 7 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 49 24 25 .490 2.5 238 243 -5 W2 8-18 16-7 2 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 50 23 27 .460 4.0 257 272 -15 L1 9-13 14-14 3 11 20 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 50 23 27 .460 4.0 225 247 -22 W1 12-12 11-15 4 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 53 23 30 .434 5.5 258 305 -47 W1 10-13 13-17 5 13 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 51 28 23 .549 0.0 251 239 12 L1 13-12 15-11 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 51 27 24 .529 1.0 277 263 14 L1 11-15 16-9 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 53 27 26 .509 2.0 316 324 -8 L2 16-12 11-14 3 6 13 -- Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 55 22 33 .400 8.0 265 344 -79 W1 11-20 11-13 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 52 36 16 .692 0.0 257 166 91 W1 16-9 20-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 51 31 20 .608 4.5 226 186 40 W1 12-13 19-7 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 52 29 23 .558 7.0 244 183 61 W2 16-13 13-10 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 51 27 24 .529 8.5 260 253 7 L2 9-15 18-9 4 6 9 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 52 19 33 .365 17.0 182 282 -100 L2 9-18 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 52 26 26 .500 0.0 216 241 -25 W2 15-12 11-14 1 8 14 Yes dnq
1997 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 53 26 27 .491 0.5 228 216 12 L1 12-17 14-10 2 9 16 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 51 23 28 .451 2.5 202 195 7 W3 9-19 14-9 3 10 21 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 52 20 32 .385 6.0 216 239 -23 L1 9-20 11-12 4 12 26 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 53 20 33 .377 6.5 197 264 -67 W1 8-19 12-14 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 51 30 21 .588 0.0 211 223 -12 L1 12-9 18-12 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 52 28 24 .538 2.5 313 288 25 L1 13-15 15-9 2 5 8 -- dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 51 26 25 .510 4.0 185 176 9 L3 9-14 17-11 3 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 51 21 30 .412 9.0 231 256 -25 W1 7-13 14-17 4 11 24 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Steve Mintz San Diego Padres Hist Signed to minor league contract
Francisco Santos San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Rudy Seanez Kansas City Royals Hist Traded by New York Mets to Kansas City Royals for future considerations
Devon White Florida Marlins Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)