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Tuesday, September 9,1997

Tuesday, September 9,1997

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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 1997-09-09 Chicago Cubs 2 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mike Morgan Geremi Gonzalez Jeff Shaw 15,349 2:21
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Houston Astros 7 Colorado Rockies 4 box | pbp Coors Field Mike Hampton Jamey Wright Russ Springer 48,039 2:46
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Atlanta Braves 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium John Smoltz Ismael Valdez Mark Wohlers 37,270 3:01
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 Montreal Expos 5 box | pbp Stade Olympique Ugueth Urbina Rich Loiselle -- 8,782 3:09
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Philadelphia Phillies 1 New York Mets 0 box | pbp Shea Stadium Tyler Green Dave Mlicki Ricky Bottalico 13,871 2:24
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Florida Marlins 6 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Tim Worrell Kirt Ojala -- 13,302 4:40
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 St. Louis Cardinals 5 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Manny Aybar Terry Mulholland Dennis Eckersley 13,098 2:34
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 New York Yankees 8 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Willie Banks Derek Lowe Mariano Rivera 32,355 3:11
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Milwaukee Brewers 1 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Scott Eyre Jose Mercedes Tony Castillo 16,515 2:29
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Baltimore Orioles 9 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Progressive Field Rick Krivda Chad Ogea -- 43,045 2:59
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Texas Rangers 0 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Scott Sanders Rick Helling -- 9,139 2:14
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Seattle Mariners 4 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Mike Timlin Hipolito Pichardo Heathcliff Slocumb 14,913 3:04
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Oakland Athletics 5 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Jimmy Haynes LaTroy Hawkins -- 9,705 2:42
1997 reg season 1997-09-09 Anaheim Angels 0 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Rogers Centre Chris Carpenter Ken Hill -- 25,674 2:29
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 142 89 53 .627 0.0 723 567 156 W1 48-27 41-26 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 142 81 61 .570 8.0 767 614 153 W2 41-30 40-31 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 144 70 74 .486 20.0 706 697 9 W2 29-40 41-34 3 7 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 144 70 74 .486 20.0 588 617 -29 W5 32-37 38-37 4 9 15 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 144 69 75 .479 21.0 790 793 -3 L1 34-35 35-40 5 10 19 -- 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 140 76 64 .543 0.0 763 716 47 L1 35-31 41-33 1 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 143 72 71 .503 5.5 615 668 -53 L1 29-45 43-26 2 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 144 70 74 .486 8.0 689 742 -53 W1 31-43 39-31 3 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 143 59 84 .413 18.5 679 768 -89 L1 27-41 32-43 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 142 58 84 .408 19.0 666 736 -70 L1 28-40 30-44 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 145 80 65 .552 0.0 831 764 67 W1 41-34 39-31 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 145 75 70 .517 5.0 746 713 33 L2 34-41 41-29 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 145 67 78 .462 13.0 706 736 -30 L5 33-42 34-36 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 145 58 87 .400 22.0 686 837 -151 W1 27-49 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 144 90 54 .625 0.0 716 516 200 W3 47-27 43-27 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 143 84 59 .587 5.5 652 580 72 L1 38-36 46-23 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 143 77 66 .538 12.5 679 630 49 L2 34-38 43-28 3 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 143 72 71 .503 17.5 621 645 -24 W1 30-39 42-32 4 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 141 58 83 .411 30.5 585 738 -153 W4 27-47 31-36 5 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 144 73 71 .507 0.0 672 595 77 W1 34-40 39-31 1 6 11 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 145 70 75 .483 3.5 638 695 -57 L2 34-41 36-34 2 9 18 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 144 67 77 .465 6.0 600 601 -1 W1 30-44 37-33 3 11 21 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 143 65 78 .455 7.5 573 686 -113 W1 27-42 38-36 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 145 60 85 .414 13.5 622 686 -64 L1 21-50 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 145 81 64 .559 0.0 663 553 110 L2 35-35 46-29 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 144 79 65 .549 1.5 686 708 -22 L1 36-33 43-32 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 145 73 72 .503 8.0 823 818 5 L1 29-42 44-30 3 8 14 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 145 68 77 .469 13.0 716 782 -66 W1 33-38 35-39 4 10 20 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Scott Klingenbeck -- Hist Released by Reds
1 record(s)