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Tuesday, April 15,1997

Tuesday, April 15,1997

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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 15,1997 Cincinnati Reds  0  Atlanta Braves  3  box | pbp Turner Field John Smoltz Kent Mercker -- 31,962 2:12
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Colorado Rockies  10  Chicago Cubs  7  box | pbp Wrigley Field Mark Thompson Kevin Foster -- 15,496 3:12
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 St. Louis Cardinals  9  Florida Marlins  3  box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Brady Raggio Alex Fernandez -- 18,416 2:56
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Montreal Expos  7  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome Pedro Martinez Chris Holt -- 18,602 2:30
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Los Angeles Dodgers  0  New York Mets  5  box | pbp Shea Stadium Armando Reynoso Ismael Valdez Toby Borland 54,047 2:39
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 San Francisco Giants  8  Philadelphia Phillies  4  box | pbp Veterans Stadium William VanLandingham Bobby Munoz -- 12,099 3:25
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 San Diego Padres  2  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Ericks Andy Ashby -- 6,851 2:23
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Minnesota Twins  1  Baltimore Orioles  3  box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Scott Kamieniecki Scott Aldred Randy Myers 40,196 2:48
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Oakland Athletics  2  Boston Red Sox  7  box | pbp Fenway Park Aaron Sele Steve Karsay -- 17,862 2:59
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Seattle Mariners  8  Cleveland Indians  4  box | pbp Progressive Field Bob Wells Michael Jackson Norm Charlton 40,118 3:01
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Detroit Tigers  3  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Willie Blair Scott Karl Todd Jones 5,891 2:45
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Anaheim Angels  6  New York Yankees  5  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Shigetoshi Hasegawa Mariano Rivera Mike James 16,944 3:49
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Chicago White Sox  2  Texas Rangers  5  box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Bobby Witt James Baldwin John Wetteland 27,990 2:41
1997 reg season Apr 15,1997 Kansas City Royals  7  Toronto Blue Jays  5  box | pbp Rogers Centre Jose Rosado Juan Guzman Hipolito Pichardo 25,582 3:08
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 11 9 2 .818 0.0 61 40 21 W5 3-2 6-0 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 13 7 6 .538 3.0 77 57 20 W3 4-4 3-2 2 5 13 Yes dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 14 7 7 .500 3.5 86 89 -3 W1 3-5 4-2 3 9 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 10 4 6 .400 4.5 39 31 8 L3 2-1 2-5 4 12 21 -- dnq
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 13 5 8 .385 5.0 70 59 11 L3 4-4 1-4 5 13 23 -- Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
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 9 5 4 .556 0.0 29 26 3 L1 2-2 3-2 1 3 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 11 6 5 .545 0.0 55 48 7 W3 4-3 2-2 2 4 11 Yes dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 13 6 7 .462 1.0 65 78 -13 L3 2-5 4-2 3 10 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 12 5 7 .417 1.5 76 86 -10 L3 4-4 1-3 4 11 20 -- Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 12 3 9 .250 3.5 51 71 -20 L3 2-5 1-4 5 14 27 -- 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 Seattle Mariners franchise | log 13 8 5 .615 0.0 78 76 2 W2 4-1 4-4 1 2 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 13 7 6 .538 1.0 56 68 -12 L2 2-3 5-3 2 6 12 -- dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 12 6 6 .500 1.5 68 79 -11 W3 3-1 3-5 3 8 15 -- dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 10 5 5 .500 1.5 42 45 -3 W2 1-3 4-2 4 7 14 -- 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 Atlanta Braves franchise | log 13 10 3 .769 0.0 64 37 27 W4 3-2 7-1 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 12 8 4 .667 1.5 54 41 13 L3 3-2 5-2 2 4 6 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 4.0 56 64 -8 W1 2-3 3-3 3 9 19 -- dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 13 4 9 .308 6.0 45 53 -8 W1 3-6 1-3 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 12 3 9 .250 6.5 25 53 -28 L4 3-6 0-3 5 13 26 -- 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 14 8 6 .571 0.0 50 48 2 L1 3-4 5-2 1 7 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 11 5 6 .455 1.5 36 49 -13 W1 4-4 1-2 2 8 18 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 13 5 8 .385 2.5 50 87 -37 L2 1-6 4-2 3 10 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 12 4 8 .333 3.0 40 46 -6 W1 1-6 3-2 4 11 24 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 11 0 11 .000 6.5 31 60 -29 L11 0-6 0-5 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 12 9 3 .750 0.0 101 63 38 W2 5-2 4-1 1 3 3 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 12 9 3 .750 0.0 50 36 14 W5 4-0 5-3 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 12 8 4 .667 1.0 49 34 15 L1 2-1 6-3 3 5 5 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 12 7 5 .583 2.0 56 36 20 L1 2-1 5-4 4 6 8 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Carlos Hernandez Houston Astros Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Armando Reynoso New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
Chuck Finley Anaheim Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
Rocky Coppinger Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
Jeff Brantley Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)