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Wednesday, August 27,1997

Wednesday, August 27,1997

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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 1997-08-27 Houston Astros  6 Atlanta Braves  4 box | pbp Turner Field John Hudek Paul Byrd Jose Lima 33,019 4:28
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Florida Marlins  4 Chicago Cubs  3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Robb Nen Terry Adams -- 17,917 3:01
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Cincinnati Reds  5 Colorado Rockies  7 box | pbp Coors Field John Thomson Mike Remlinger Jerry DiPoto 48,032 2:36
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 San Francisco Giants  6 New York Mets  15 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jason Isringhausen Julian Tavarez -- 23,373 3:17
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 San Diego Padres  6 Philadelphia Phillies  7 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Wayne Gomes Jim Bruske -- 16,156 4:19
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Los Angeles Dodgers  9 Pittsburgh Pirates  5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dennys Reyes Steve Cooke -- 48,032 2:36
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Montreal Expos  3 St. Louis Cardinals  4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Frascatore Anthony Telford Rigo Beltran 27,488 2:43
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Cleveland Indians  10 Anaheim Angels  4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Jaret Wright Allen Watson -- 20,140 3:03
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Kansas City Royals  3 Baltimore Orioles  7 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Arthur Rhodes Hector Carrasco -- 43,750 2:49
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Texas Rangers  7 Milwaukee Brewers  1 box | pbp County Stadium Darren Oliver Steve Woodard -- 10,866 2:57
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Detroit Tigers  0 Minnesota Twins  2 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Bob Tewksbury Brian Moehler -- 10,441 2:13
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 New York Yankees  7 Oakland Athletics  8 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis T.J. Mathews Jeff Nelson -- 18,079 3:58
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Boston Red Sox  9 Seattle Mariners  5 box | pbp Kingdome John Wasdin Jeff Fassero Tom Gordon 34,633 3:30
1997 reg season 1997-08-27 Chicago White Sox  2 Toronto Blue Jays  13 box | pbp Rogers Centre Pat Hentgen Doug Drabek -- 30,219 2:34
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 129 84 45 .651 0.0 664 495 169 W1 44-22 40-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 131 78 53 .595 7.0 724 555 169 L1 40-27 38-26 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 134 67 67 .500 19.5 749 732 17 W1 34-32 33-35 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 131 64 67 .489 21.0 547 562 -15 W1 32-34 32-33 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 132 61 71 .462 24.5 649 664 -15 L2 27-39 34-32 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 129 68 61 .527 0.0 695 662 33 W1 33-30 35-31 1 5 11 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 132 66 66 .500 3.5 580 623 -43 L1 25-41 41-25 2 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 132 65 67 .492 4.5 643 684 -41 L1 30-37 35-30 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 131 54 77 .412 15.0 619 690 -71 W2 26-39 28-38 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 129 53 76 .411 15.0 592 663 -71 L1 26-38 27-38 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 Seattle Mariners franchise | log 133 74 59 .556 0.0 762 692 70 L1 36-29 38-30 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 133 72 61 .541 2.0 703 645 58 L1 31-34 41-27 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 133 63 70 .474 11.0 659 680 -21 W1 31-34 32-36 3 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 133 53 80 .398 21.0 620 772 -152 W1 23-43 30-37 4 14 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 132 81 51 .614 0.0 643 475 168 L1 40-26 41-25 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 131 77 54 .588 3.5 581 524 57 W2 34-31 43-23 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 132 71 61 .538 10.0 623 581 42 W1 31-35 40-26 3 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 131 65 66 .496 15.5 572 601 -29 L1 28-37 37-29 4 8 15 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 129 49 80 .380 30.5 537 705 -168 W4 21-44 28-36 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 132 70 62 .530 0.0 629 547 82 W1 32-33 38-29 1 6 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 134 67 67 .500 4.0 590 641 -51 L2 32-35 35-32 2 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 132 60 72 .455 10.0 527 526 1 W1 26-40 34-32 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 131 58 73 .443 11.5 518 627 -109 L2 26-40 32-33 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 133 53 80 .398 17.5 546 624 -78 L2 19-47 34-33 5 13 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 134 75 59 .560 0.0 593 499 94 W2 35-33 40-26 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 133 73 60 .549 1.5 635 645 -10 L1 35-32 38-28 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 134 64 70 .478 11.0 747 767 -20 W2 27-42 37-28 3 9 18 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 134 62 72 .463 13.0 664 730 -66 L4 32-37 30-35 4 10 20 -- 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
Darren Lewis Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Traded from Chicago White Sox to Los Angeles Dodgers for Chad Fonville (9/2/1997)
Jose Canseco Oakland Athletics Injury DL - Strained lower back
Tony Batista Oakland Athletics Injury DL - Left quadriceps strain
Jason Isringhausen New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
Dave Burba Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)
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