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Monday, September 8,1997

Monday, September 8,1997

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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 1997-09-08 Chicago Cubs  8 Cincinnati Reds  1 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mark Clark Brett Tomko -- 15,337 2:38
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Florida Marlins  8 Los Angeles Dodgers  4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Kevin Brown Hideo Nomo -- 45,195 3:11
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Philadelphia Phillies  13 New York Mets  4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mike Grace Jason Isringhausen -- 13,321 3:17
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Milwaukee Brewers  8 Chicago White Sox  5 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Bob Wickman Matt Karchner Doug Jones 18,552 3:26
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Baltimore Orioles  1 Cleveland Indians  2 box | pbp Progressive Field Paul Assenmacher Alan Mills Jose Mesa 43,009 2:57
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Texas Rangers  2 Detroit Tigers  6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Willie Blair Bobby Witt -- 15,765 2:34
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Seattle Mariners  2 Kansas City Royals  9 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jim Pittsley Omar Olivares -- 14,278 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Oakland Athletics  2 Minnesota Twins  7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Dan Serafini Dave Telgheder -- 9,363 2:32
1997 reg season 1997-09-08 Anaheim Angels  10 Toronto Blue Jays  12 box | pbp Rogers Centre Dan Plesac Mike James Kelvim Escobar 25,775 3:30
9 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 141 88 53 .624 0.0 714 564 150 L2 47-27 41-26 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 141 80 61 .567 8.0 759 608 151 W1 40-30 40-31 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 20.0 784 785 -1 W2 34-35 35-39 3 9 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 20.0 702 697 5 W1 29-40 40-34 4 7 19 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 20.0 586 617 -31 W4 32-37 37-37 5 10 17 -- 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 139 76 63 .547 0.0 760 707 53 W5 35-31 41-32 1 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 142 72 70 .507 5.5 614 664 -50 W1 29-44 43-26 2 6 11 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 9.0 685 741 -56 L6 31-43 38-31 3 8 18 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 142 59 83 .415 18.5 678 763 -85 W2 27-41 32-42 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 141 58 83 .411 19.0 663 732 -69 W1 28-40 30-43 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 144 79 65 .549 0.0 827 761 66 L2 40-34 39-31 1 3 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 144 75 69 .521 4.0 746 711 35 L1 34-40 41-29 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 144 67 77 .465 12.0 706 732 -26 L4 33-41 34-36 3 11 20 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 144 57 87 .396 22.0 681 836 -155 L1 26-49 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 143 89 54 .622 0.0 712 513 199 W2 46-27 43-27 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 142 84 58 .592 4.5 646 573 73 W1 38-35 46-23 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 142 77 65 .542 11.5 679 629 50 L1 34-38 43-27 3 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 142 71 71 .500 17.5 616 641 -25 L2 30-39 41-32 4 8 14 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 140 57 83 .407 30.5 584 738 -154 W3 26-47 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 143 72 71 .503 0.0 665 591 74 L3 33-40 39-31 1 7 13 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 144 70 74 .486 2.5 634 690 -56 L1 34-40 36-34 2 9 15 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 143 66 77 .462 6.0 595 598 -3 L2 29-44 37-33 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 142 64 78 .451 7.5 568 684 -116 L1 27-42 37-36 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 144 60 84 .417 12.5 620 681 -61 W1 21-49 39-35 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 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 144 81 63 .563 0.0 660 549 111 L1 35-35 46-28 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 143 79 64 .552 1.5 683 703 -20 W3 36-33 43-31 2 4 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 144 73 71 .507 8.0 819 811 8 W2 29-42 44-29 3 6 12 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 144 67 77 .465 14.0 709 776 -67 L2 33-38 34-39 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
Julius Matos Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Sold by Sioux Falls (Northern) to Arizona Diamondbacks
Brian Raabe Colorado Rockies Hist Traded from Seattle Mariners to Colorado Rockies for Donnie Schmidt
Dave Telgheder Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)
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