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Friday, September 5,1997

Friday, September 5,1997

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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 1997-09-05 New York Mets 3 Chicago Cubs 8 box | pbp Wrigley Field Kevin Tapani Brian Bohanon -- 21,176 2:33
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Cinergy Field Scott Sullivan Marc Wilkins Jeff Shaw 21,492 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Colorado Rockies 11 box | pbp Coors Field Frank Castillo Donovan Osborne -- 48,051 2:56
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Florida Marlins 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ramon Martinez Alex Fernandez Todd Worrell 39,242 2:55
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Montreal Expos 7 box | pbp Stade Olympique Mike Johnson Mark Leiter -- 11,193 2:31
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Atlanta Braves 2 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Andy Ashby Tom Glavine -- 21,492 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Houston Astros 1 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Roberto Hernandez Shane Reynolds Rod Beck 11,934 3:19
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Milwaukee Brewers 7 Boston Red Sox 1 box | pbp Fenway Park Cal Eldred Jeff Suppan -- 27,522 2:35
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Chicago White Sox 1 Cleveland Indians 11 box | pbp Progressive Field Charles Nagy Jason Bere -- 43,093 2:58
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Anaheim Angels 1 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Justin Thompson Dennis Springer -- 16,016 2:25
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Oakland Athletics 9 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Mike Oquist Hector Carrasco Billy Taylor 13,299 3:17
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Seattle Mariners 10 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Jamie Moyer Brad Radke -- 20,152 3:13
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Baltimore Orioles 13 New York Yankees 9 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jimmy Key Hideki Irabu -- 46,568 4:22
1997 reg season 1997-09-05 Texas Rangers 1 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Rogers Centre Woody Williams Roger Pavlik -- 27,121 2:32
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 138 87 51 .630 0.0 706 551 155 W2 46-25 41-26 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 139 79 60 .568 8.5 748 601 147 L5 40-30 39-30 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 140 67 73 .479 21.0 685 685 0 W3 29-40 38-33 3 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 21.5 763 781 -18 L7 34-35 33-39 4 9 19 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 140 66 74 .471 22.0 568 606 -38 W1 32-37 34-37 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 136 73 63 .537 0.0 744 697 47 W2 35-31 38-32 1 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 139 71 68 .511 3.5 602 638 -36 W1 28-42 43-26 2 6 11 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 140 69 71 .493 6.0 671 719 -48 L3 31-41 38-30 3 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 138 57 81 .413 17.0 647 712 -65 L1 28-40 29-41 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 139 57 82 .410 17.5 662 746 -84 L4 27-41 30-41 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 141 78 63 .553 0.0 810 743 67 W2 39-32 39-31 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 141 74 67 .525 4.0 726 688 38 L4 33-38 41-29 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 11.0 703 720 -17 L1 33-38 34-36 3 10 18 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 141 55 86 .390 23.0 661 822 -161 W1 24-48 31-38 4 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 141 87 54 .617 0.0 699 512 187 L1 44-27 43-27 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 139 83 56 .597 3.0 628 551 77 L1 37-33 46-23 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 139 76 63 .547 10.0 661 607 54 L1 33-37 43-26 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 140 71 69 .507 15.5 612 634 -22 W1 30-39 41-30 4 7 13 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 137 54 83 .394 31.0 564 730 -166 L1 23-47 31-36 5 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 141 72 69 .511 0.0 661 581 80 L1 33-38 39-31 1 6 12 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 142 69 73 .486 3.5 618 680 -62 L3 33-39 36-34 2 9 16 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 140 65 75 .464 6.5 575 577 -2 L1 28-42 37-33 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 139 63 76 .453 8.0 557 660 -103 W4 27-42 36-34 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 141 58 83 .411 14.0 603 666 -63 W3 20-49 38-34 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 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 141 79 62 .560 0.0 638 531 107 W1 35-35 44-27 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 141 77 64 .546 2.0 673 699 -26 W1 36-33 41-31 2 5 8 -- Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 141 71 70 .504 8.0 798 791 7 W9 29-42 42-28 3 8 14 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 142 67 75 .472 12.5 708 763 -55 W1 33-38 34-37 4 10 20 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Greg Myers Atlanta Braves Hist Traded from Minnesota Twins to Atlanta Braves for Steve Hacker (12/18/1997)
1 record(s)