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Wednesday, April 9,1997

Wednesday, April 9,1997

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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 Apr 9,1997 Houston Astros  3  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Turner Field Alan Embree Jose Lima -- 33,986 3:48
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Cincinnati Reds  4  Colorado Rockies  13  box | pbp Coors Field Mark Thompson Ricky Bones -- 50,095 2:42
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 New York Mets  2  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tom Candiotti Brian Bohanon -- 28,056 3:35
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Esteban Loaiza Tim Worrell John Ericks 24,735 2:43
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Philadelphia Phillies  0  San Francisco Giants  3  box | pbp Candlestick Park Kirk Rueter Bobby Munoz Rod Beck 7,617 2:09
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 New York Yankees  12  Anaheim Angels  5  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim David Wells Allen Watson -- 19,242 2:52
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Toronto Blue Jays  5  Chicago White Sox  0  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Roger Clemens Wilson Alvarez -- 746 3:05
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Minnesota Twins  5  Detroit Tigers  10  box | pbp Tiger Stadium John Cummings Todd Ritchie -- 6,477 3:21
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Baltimore Orioles  4  Kansas City Royals  2  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Alan Mills Brian Bevil Randy Myers 12,036 3:48
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Boston Red Sox  3  Oakland Athletics  4  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Aaron Small Ricky Trlicek -- 11,057 3:24
1997 reg season Apr 9,1997 Cleveland Indians  1  Seattle Mariners  11  box | pbp Kingdome Bob Wolcott Bartolo Colon -- 28,302 2:55
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • 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.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 0.0 36 34 2 W1 3-2 2-0 1 1 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.5 49 43 6 L1 4-4 0-0 2 10 18 Yes dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.5 63 57 6 W2 2-4 2-0 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.5 56 36 20 W1 4-4 0-0 4 5 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 6 3 3 .500 1.5 26 18 8 W1 1-0 2-3 5 7 15 Yes dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 0.0 18 19 -1 W3 2-2 1-0 1 3 9 Yes dnq
1997 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 0.5 53 61 -8 L2 4-4 0-0 2 9 17 -- Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 0.5 43 56 -13 L3 0-2 4-2 3 6 14 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 7 3 4 .429 1.0 33 29 4 L1 2-3 1-1 4 11 19 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 6 2 4 .333 1.5 31 42 -11 L1 1-1 1-3 5 14 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 0.0 41 43 -2 W1 0-0 5-3 1 2 7 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.0 53 60 -7 W2 0-0 4-4 2 4 13 -- Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 1.5 29 24 5 L1 0-1 2-2 3 12 21 -- dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 8 3 5 .375 2.0 46 55 -9 L1 0-0 3-5 4 13 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 7 6 1 .857 0.0 35 24 11 W3 1-0 5-1 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 8 6 2 .750 0.5 35 22 13 W6 1-2 5-0 2 2 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 7 3 4 .429 3.0 25 34 -9 L4 0-1 3-3 3 9 20 -- dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 4.0 31 38 -7 L1 3-6 0-0 4 11 26 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 4.0 17 34 -17 L1 3-6 0-0 5 12 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 0.0 25 21 4 L2 0-2 5-1 1 6 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.0 27 26 1 W2 4-4 0-0 2 8 11 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 8 3 5 .375 2.0 37 54 -17 L4 1-4 2-1 3 10 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 7 1 6 .143 3.5 14 28 -14 W1 0-6 1-0 4 13 27 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 7 0 7 .000 4.5 19 41 -22 L7 0-6 0-1 5 14 28 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 8 6 2 .750 0.0 66 32 34 W6 4-2 2-0 1 3 3 Yes dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 9 6 3 .667 0.5 28 23 5 W1 0-0 6-3 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 1.0 27 23 4 W1 0-0 5-3 3 5 8 -- Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 1.5 43 29 14 L2 0-0 5-4 4 7 10 -- dnq
28 record(s)