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Wednesday, September 24,1997

Wednesday, September 24,1997

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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 1997-09-24 San Francisco Giants 4 Colorado Rockies 3 box | pbp Coors Field Roberto Hernandez Steve Reed -- 48,035 2:55
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Chicago Cubs 3 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Mark Clark Chris Holt Terry Adams 41,560 3:00
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 San Diego Padres 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Joey Hamilton Tom Candiotti Trevor Hoffman 39,184 2:36
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Florida Marlins 10 Montreal Expos 9 box | pbp Stade Olympique Al Leiter Carlos Perez Ed Vosberg 9,113 3:15
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 New York Mets 7 box | pbp Shea Stadium Joe Crawford Steve Cooke Mel Rojas 13,195 2:56
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Atlanta Braves 1 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Garrett Stephenson Paul Byrd -- 16,772 2:15
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Cincinnati Reds 5 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Dave Burba Tony Fossas Jeff Shaw 23,308 2:27
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Minnesota Twins 7 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Frankie Rodriguez James Baldwin Rick Aguilera 16,195 2:50
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 New York Yankees 8 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Progressive Field Dwight Gooden Brian Anderson -- 42,976 2:45
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Boston Red Sox 9 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Tim Wakefield Willie Blair -- 10,067 2:56
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Kansas City Royals 3 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Paul Wagner Jeff Montgomery -- 8,065 4:53
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Texas Rangers 8 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Darren Oliver Jimmy Haynes -- 12,190 2:46
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Anaheim Angels 9 Seattle Mariners 3 box | pbp Kingdome Ken Hill Felipe Lira -- 41,975 2:51
1997 reg season 1997-09-24 Baltimore Orioles 9 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Rogers Centre Scott Kamieniecki Omar Daal -- 27,443 3:10
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 158 96 62 .608 0.0 795 663 132 W2 50-27 46-35 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 158 92 66 .582 4.0 865 679 186 W1 45-33 47-33 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 158 79 79 .500 17.0 778 766 12 L1 37-44 42-35 3 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 158 77 81 .487 19.0 841 838 3 W1 38-39 39-42 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 158 72 86 .456 24.0 632 684 -52 L5 34-47 38-39 5 11 22 -- 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 156 84 72 .538 0.0 842 791 51 L1 42-38 42-34 1 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 157 77 80 .490 7.5 754 813 -59 L3 35-45 42-35 2 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 157 77 80 .490 7.5 666 726 -60 W1 31-50 46-30 3 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 157 66 91 .420 18.5 748 829 -81 W5 31-45 35-46 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 157 65 92 .414 19.5 730 804 -74 L1 32-45 33-47 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 159 89 70 .560 0.0 904 813 91 L1 45-36 44-34 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 158 83 75 .525 5.5 812 767 45 W1 38-42 45-33 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 158 74 84 .468 14.5 780 806 -26 W2 35-42 39-42 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 159 63 96 .396 26.0 744 925 -181 L4 28-50 35-46 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 158 99 59 .627 0.0 778 563 215 L1 49-28 50-31 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 158 92 66 .582 7.0 721 645 76 W2 40-37 52-29 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 159 86 73 .541 13.5 761 699 62 W1 38-43 48-30 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 158 76 82 .481 23.0 676 715 -39 L3 33-48 43-34 4 9 18 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 158 65 93 .411 34.0 645 820 -175 W1 30-51 35-42 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 158 81 77 .513 0.0 754 653 101 L1 38-43 43-34 1 7 12 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 159 78 81 .491 3.5 719 746 -27 L1 35-43 43-38 2 8 14 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 158 73 85 .462 8.0 624 749 -125 W2 33-44 40-41 3 11 21 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 158 71 87 .449 10.0 670 694 -24 L5 32-49 39-38 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 158 67 91 .424 14.0 676 734 -58 W1 25-52 42-39 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 San Francisco Giants franchise | log 159 88 71 .553 0.0 758 783 -25 W1 42-39 46-32 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 158 85 73 .538 2.5 708 622 86 L1 38-39 47-34 2 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 158 82 76 .519 5.5 900 874 26 L1 36-45 46-31 3 6 11 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 159 75 84 .472 13.0 785 865 -80 W1 36-42 39-42 4 10 19 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
John Mabry St. Louis Cardinals Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)