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Wednesday, August 6,1997

Wednesday, August 6,1997

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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 Aug 6,1997 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Turner Field Mark Wohlers Mark Petkovsek -- 46,880 2:33
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 San Francisco Giants  7  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Pat Rapp Terry Mulholland -- 26,942 2:46
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 San Diego Padres  6  Cincinnati Reds  3  box | pbp Cinergy Field Joey Hamilton Stan Belinda Trevor Hoffman 18,218 2:36
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Los Angeles Dodgers  3  Montreal Expos  7  box | pbp Stade Olympique Dustin Hermanson Chan Ho Park -- 16,063 3:02
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Colorado Rockies  4  New York Mets  0  box | pbp Shea Stadium John Thomson Dave Mlicki -- 26,633 2:46
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Houston Astros  4  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Garrett Stephenson Ramon Garcia Ricky Bottalico 15,557 2:40
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Florida Marlins  12  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Kevin Brown Esteban Loaiza -- 32,594 3:14
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Milwaukee Brewers  6  Anaheim Angels  8  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Allen Watson Cal Eldred Troy Percival 25,227 3:22
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Detroit Tigers  4  Kansas City Royals  5  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Jose Rosado A.J. Sager Jeff Montgomery 14,640 2:54
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Boston Red Sox  5  Minnesota Twins  2  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Tim Wakefield Rich Robertson Butch Henry 12,450 2:31
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Chicago White Sox  2  Oakland Athletics  3  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis T.J. Mathews Jaime Navarro Billy Taylor 11,601 2:59
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Baltimore Orioles  4  Seattle Mariners  3  box | pbp Kingdome Jesse Orosco Heathcliff Slocumb Randy Myers 38,871 3:38
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 New York Yankees  2  Texas Rangers  6  box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Darren Oliver Andy Pettitte -- 34,067 3:28
1997 reg season Aug 6,1997 Cleveland Indians  3  Toronto Blue Jays  6  box | pbp Rogers Centre Pat Hentgen Albie Lopez Kelvim Escobar 36,463 2:59
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 110 70 40 .636 0.0 571 420 151 W1 39-20 31-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 111 65 46 .586 5.5 588 458 130 L1 31-22 34-24 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 114 55 59 .482 17.0 635 611 24 W3 28-28 27-31 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 111 53 58 .477 17.5 434 470 -36 W2 27-28 26-30 4 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 111 52 59 .468 18.5 560 558 2 L1 20-30 32-29 5 10 20 -- 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 108 57 51 .528 0.0 580 563 17 L2 29-25 28-26 1 5 11 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 111 55 56 .495 3.5 487 525 -38 L2 20-36 35-20 2 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 111 54 57 .486 4.5 535 558 -23 L1 26-32 28-25 3 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 9.0 545 582 -37 L2 25-29 25-33 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 110 47 63 .427 11.0 501 549 -48 W1 21-32 26-31 5 13 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 Anaheim Angels franchise | log 114 65 49 .570 0.0 612 549 63 W2 29-29 36-20 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 112 63 49 .563 1.0 652 601 51 L1 33-26 30-23 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 112 52 60 .464 12.0 540 569 -29 W1 23-29 29-31 3 11 21 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 115 44 71 .383 21.5 526 666 -140 W1 20-40 24-31 4 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 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 115 72 43 .626 0.0 579 418 161 W1 37-24 35-19 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 112 66 46 .589 4.5 490 444 46 W4 29-26 37-20 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 112 63 49 .563 7.5 521 475 46 L1 29-31 34-18 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 111 58 53 .523 12.0 500 499 1 W1 23-29 35-24 4 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 111 37 74 .333 33.0 435 630 -195 W1 15-42 22-32 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 114 61 53 .535 0.0 521 465 56 L3 28-30 33-23 1 6 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 114 56 58 .491 5.0 488 540 -52 L1 28-30 28-28 2 8 14 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 113 52 61 .460 8.5 461 454 7 L4 23-36 29-25 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 111 47 64 .423 12.5 423 534 -111 L1 19-33 28-31 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 114 45 69 .395 16.0 473 536 -63 L2 16-41 29-28 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 West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 114 64 50 .561 0.0 536 546 -10 W4 30-25 34-25 1 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 113 61 52 .540 2.5 506 430 76 L1 25-29 36-23 2 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 113 54 59 .478 9.5 580 623 -43 W1 28-27 26-32 3 9 17 -- dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 115 54 61 .470 10.5 647 653 -6 W2 25-37 29-24 4 10 19 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Matt LeCroy Minnesota Twins Hist Signed out of draft (Clemson)
Rene Arocha -- Hist Released by Giants
Derrick May -- Hist Released by Phillies
Rex Hudler Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)