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Wednesday, July 2,1997

Wednesday, July 2,1997

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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 Jul 2,1997 Kansas City Royals  2  Chicago Cubs  3  box | pbp Wrigley Field Kevin Foster Kevin Appier Mel Rojas 23,591 2:41
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Milwaukee Brewers  4  Cincinnati Reds  7  box | pbp Cinergy Field Brett Tomko Ben McDonald Scott Sullivan 27,866 2:38
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Cleveland Indians  2  Houston Astros  6  box | pbp Astrodome Mike Hampton Orel Hershiser -- 25,661 2:33
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Chicago White Sox  1  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jason Schmidt Jaime Navarro -- 25,772 2:31
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Seattle Mariners  5  San Diego Padres  8  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joey Hamilton Jeff Fassero -- 39,018 2:51
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Oakland Athletics  8  San Francisco Giants  1  box | pbp Candlestick Park Dane Johnson Kirk Rueter Buddy Groom 26,506 2:31
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Minnesota Twins  1  St. Louis Cardinals  2  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Mark Petkovsek Eddie Guardado -- 30,582 3:06
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Los Angeles Dodgers  5  Anaheim Angels  4  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Scott Radinsky Troy Percival Todd Worrell 34,507 3:38
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Philadelphia Phillies  6  Baltimore Orioles  10  box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Arthur Rhodes Jerry Spradlin -- 47,785 3:34
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Florida Marlins  3  Boston Red Sox  2  box | pbp Fenway Park Kevin Brown Tom Gordon Robb Nen 31,405 2:54
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 New York Mets  7  Detroit Tigers  9  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Willie Blair Dave Mlicki Todd Jones 16,211 3:46
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Atlanta Braves  2  New York Yankees  0  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Greg Maddux Dwight Gooden -- 36,606 2:09
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Colorado Rockies  1  Texas Rangers  9  box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington John Burkett John Thomson -- 38,569 2:36
1997 reg season Jul 2,1997 Montreal Expos  6  Toronto Blue Jays  7  box | pbp Rogers Centre Mike Timlin Anthony Telford -- 34,176 3:59
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 80 53 27 .663 0.0 414 296 118 W3 28-14 25-13 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 81 46 35 .568 7.5 436 358 78 L2 23-17 23-18 2 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 79 38 41 .481 14.5 312 337 -25 W1 20-14 18-27 3 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 80 38 42 .475 15.0 420 379 41 W3 15-21 23-21 4 9 19 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 82 37 45 .451 17.0 448 466 -18 L1 18-21 19-24 5 12 22 -- 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 Cleveland Indians franchise | log 77 41 36 .532 0.0 436 413 23 L1 20-20 21-16 1 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 81 40 41 .494 3.0 400 410 -10 L3 17-23 23-18 2 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 79 37 42 .468 5.0 358 390 -32 L3 12-30 25-12 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 79 36 43 .456 6.0 363 378 -15 L5 17-22 19-21 4 11 21 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 81 35 46 .432 8.0 394 428 -34 L4 16-22 19-24 5 13 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 83 48 35 .578 0.0 490 445 45 L1 24-17 24-18 1 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 82 42 40 .512 5.5 420 410 10 L1 19-25 23-15 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 81 40 41 .494 7.0 391 392 -1 W1 18-21 22-20 3 6 15 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 85 36 49 .424 13.0 416 504 -88 W2 17-30 19-19 4 14 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 83 54 29 .651 0.0 422 290 132 W2 29-16 25-13 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 82 49 33 .598 4.5 349 318 31 W1 25-20 24-13 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 82 46 36 .561 7.5 376 350 26 L1 17-21 29-15 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 82 45 37 .549 8.5 389 350 39 L3 21-22 24-15 4 5 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 81 23 58 .284 30.0 286 470 -184 L9 10-34 13-24 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 Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 82 41 41 .500 0.0 352 314 38 W5 17-26 24-15 1 7 12 Yes dnq
1997 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 84 41 43 .488 1.0 367 366 1 W1 19-25 22-18 2 9 16 -- Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 82 39 43 .476 2.0 343 381 -38 W3 19-22 20-21 3 10 18 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 82 36 46 .439 5.0 318 392 -74 W3 14-25 22-21 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 83 34 49 .410 7.5 344 372 -28 W3 12-32 22-17 5 13 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 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 83 47 36 .566 0.0 364 396 -32 L2 21-16 26-20 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 84 43 41 .512 4.5 497 475 22 L2 20-24 23-17 2 6 11 -- dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 83 41 42 .494 6.0 340 321 19 W2 14-22 27-20 3 8 13 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 83 37 46 .446 10.0 423 467 -44 W1 18-21 19-25 4 11 23 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Jeff Bailey Florida Marlins Hist Signed out of draft (Washington HS)
Jose Castillo Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bernie Williams New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
Craig Shipley San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
Doug Strange Montreal Expos Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)