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Tuesday, August 19,1997

Tuesday, August 19,1997

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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Colorado Rockies  5 Cincinnati Reds  6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mike Morgan Jamey Wright Jeff Shaw 31,722 2:38
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Chicago Cubs  1 Florida Marlins  8 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Alex Fernandez Geremi Gonzalez -- 34,720 2:28
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Atlanta Braves  4 Houston Astros  3 box | pbp Astrodome John Smoltz Mike Hampton Mark Wohlers 32,145 2:46
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 St. Louis Cardinals  12 Montreal Expos  5 box | pbp Stade Olympique Todd Stottlemyre Carlos Perez -- 16,588 2:42
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Los Angeles Dodgers  4 New York Mets  2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Ismael Valdez Brian Bohanon Todd Worrell 25,971 2:39
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 San Francisco Giants  9 Philadelphia Phillies  5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Shawn Estes Mark Leiter -- 17,379 3:13
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 San Diego Padres  3 Pittsburgh Pirates  5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jon Lieber Pete Smith Rich Loiselle 12,411 2:32
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 New York Yankees  4 Anaheim Angels  12 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Jason Dickson David Wells -- 22,596 3:00
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Toronto Blue Jays  6 Chicago White Sox  5 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Chris Carpenter Nelson Cruz Kelvim Escobar 0 3:12
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Toronto Blue Jays  3 Chicago White Sox  5 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Jason Bere Luis Andujar Matt Karchner 19,643 2:59
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Minnesota Twins  2 Detroit Tigers  8 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Willie Blair LaTroy Hawkins -- 15,478 2:37
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Baltimore Orioles  12 Kansas City Royals  9 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Terry Mathews Tim Belcher -- 0 3:12
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Baltimore Orioles  2 Kansas City Royals  9 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Ricky Bones Esteban Yan -- 17,402 2:26
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Cleveland Indians  7 Seattle Mariners  5 box | pbp Kingdome John Smiley Ken Cloude Jose Mesa 33,645 2:51
1997 reg season 1997-08-19 Milwaukee Brewers  8 Texas Rangers  2 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Jose Mercedes Julio Santana -- 28,982 3:19
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 122 78 44 .639 0.0 632 476 156 L1 42-22 36-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 123 73 50 .593 5.5 662 512 150 L1 35-24 38-26 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 125 62 63 .496 17.5 702 673 29 W4 29-28 33-35 3 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 124 60 64 .484 19.0 498 518 -20 L1 29-32 31-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 124 58 66 .468 21.0 619 624 -5 W2 24-35 34-31 5 11 21 -- 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 122 65 57 .533 0.0 659 631 28 W2 30-26 35-31 1 5 10 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 124 61 63 .492 5.0 542 582 -40 W1 24-41 37-22 2 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 125 61 64 .488 5.5 596 626 -30 W1 28-34 33-30 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 122 52 70 .426 13.0 563 622 -59 W1 25-37 27-33 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 124 51 73 .411 15.0 586 667 -81 L10 25-36 26-37 5 13 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 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 125 69 56 .552 0.0 664 600 64 W1 31-34 38-22 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 125 69 56 .552 0.0 711 648 63 L3 36-29 33-27 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 126 60 66 .476 9.5 607 636 -29 L1 30-32 30-34 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 125 50 75 .400 19.0 577 716 -139 L2 23-43 27-32 4 14 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 126 77 49 .611 0.0 609 451 158 W1 39-26 38-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 124 72 52 .581 4.0 546 505 41 W1 32-30 40-22 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 124 67 57 .540 9.0 579 541 38 L4 31-35 36-22 3 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 123 61 62 .496 14.5 541 563 -22 L2 25-34 36-28 4 8 14 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 122 45 77 .369 30.0 503 678 -175 L1 21-44 24-33 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 125 66 59 .528 0.0 591 521 70 L1 31-32 35-27 1 6 11 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 125 62 63 .496 4.0 546 591 -45 W2 32-35 30-28 2 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 8.5 501 495 6 W2 24-37 33-30 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 123 55 68 .447 10.0 481 576 -95 W2 23-36 32-32 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 126 50 76 .397 16.5 515 589 -74 L1 19-46 31-30 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 127 71 56 .559 0.0 604 609 -5 W1 33-28 38-28 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 125 68 57 .544 2.0 548 471 77 W1 28-31 40-26 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 125 60 65 .480 10.0 704 716 -12 L1 25-39 35-26 3 9 18 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 125 60 65 .480 10.0 623 672 -49 L2 30-30 30-35 4 10 19 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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
Mike Colangelo Anaheim Angels Hist Signed out of draft (George Mason)
Michael Cuddyer Minnesota Twins Hist Signed out of draft (Virginia HS)
Mike Maddux San Diego Padres Hist Signed to Minor League contract
William Van Landingham San Francisco Giants Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Reggie Williams Anaheim Angels Hist Sold by Monterrey (Mexican) to Anaheim Angels
George Arias San Diego Padres Hist Traded from Anaheim Angels with Ryan Hancock and Stevenson Agosto to San Diego Padres for Rickey Henderson (8/13/1997)
Pedro Astacio Colorado Rockies Hist Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers to Colorado Rockies for Eric Young
Eric Young Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Traded from Colorado Rockies to Los Angeles Dodgers for Pedro Astacio
Mark McLemore Texas Rangers Injury DL - Bilateral knee surgery
Jason Bere Chicago White Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Melvin Nieves Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
11 record(s)