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Thursday, August 14,1997

Thursday, August 14,1997

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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 14,1997 Montreal Expos  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  1  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ismael Valdez Pedro Martinez Scott Radinsky 38,745 2:24
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Cincinnati Reds  4  San Diego Padres  5  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Trevor Hoffman Jeff Shaw -- 16,774 2:47
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Chicago Cubs  3  San Francisco Giants  7  box | pbp Candlestick Park Shawn Estes Kevin Tapani -- 16,949 2:48
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 New York Mets  6  St. Louis Cardinals  2  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bobby Jones Donovan Osborne -- 28,411 2:38
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Minnesota Twins  1  Boston Red Sox  6  box | pbp Fenway Park Jeff Suppan Brad Radke -- 31,207 2:29
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Oakland Athletics  12  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Buddy Groom Chuck McElroy -- 21,570 3:11
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Detroit Tigers  1  Cleveland Indians  12  box | pbp Progressive Field Charles Nagy Scott Sanders -- 42,936 2:40
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Anaheim Angels  5  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Dennis Springer Jose Mercedes -- 22,412 2:23
1997 reg season Aug 14,1997 Kansas City Royals  5  New York Yankees  10  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I David Wells Gregg Olson Mariano Rivera 28,991 3:30
9 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 115 73 42 .635 0.0 594 433 161 L1 41-21 32-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 119 71 48 .597 4.0 640 490 150 W2 35-23 36-25 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 118 58 60 .492 16.5 468 485 -17 W3 27-28 31-32 3 6 14 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 122 59 63 .484 17.5 675 660 15 W1 29-28 30-35 4 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 120 56 64 .467 19.5 599 611 -12 L2 24-35 32-29 5 11 21 -- 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 117 61 56 .521 0.0 629 605 24 W2 29-26 32-30 1 5 11 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 118 58 60 .492 3.5 562 588 -26 L1 28-34 30-26 2 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 118 57 61 .483 4.5 512 561 -49 L1 22-40 35-21 3 10 18 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 120 51 69 .425 11.5 571 632 -61 L6 25-32 26-37 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 117 49 68 .419 12.0 534 596 -62 L2 23-36 26-32 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 118 66 52 .559 0.0 677 616 61 L1 33-26 33-26 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 120 67 53 .558 0.0 633 576 57 W1 30-31 37-22 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 120 58 62 .483 9.0 588 602 -14 W4 29-30 29-32 3 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 122 49 73 .402 19.0 559 699 -140 W2 22-41 27-32 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 122 75 47 .615 0.0 597 439 158 L2 37-24 38-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 119 69 50 .580 4.5 515 480 35 W1 32-30 37-20 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 120 67 53 .558 7.0 566 518 48 W2 31-32 36-21 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 119 60 59 .504 13.5 520 532 -12 L3 24-32 36-27 4 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 117 42 75 .359 30.5 470 651 -181 W4 19-43 23-32 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 121 65 56 .537 0.0 573 501 72 L1 31-32 34-24 1 6 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 5.5 517 565 -48 W2 30-33 29-28 2 8 13 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 120 54 66 .450 10.5 480 482 -2 L2 23-37 31-29 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 119 52 67 .437 12.0 462 563 -101 L1 21-35 31-32 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 122 49 73 .402 16.5 504 567 -63 L1 18-43 31-30 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 122 68 54 .557 0.0 573 576 -3 W1 32-27 36-27 1 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 121 66 55 .545 1.5 536 456 80 W2 27-31 39-24 2 5 9 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 121 58 63 .479 9.5 606 657 -51 W1 30-29 28-34 3 9 19 -- dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 121 57 64 .471 10.5 680 699 -19 L2 25-38 32-26 4 10 20 -- 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
Angel Berroa Oakland Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Mark Davis Milwaukee Brewers Hist Traded by Arizona Diamondbacks to Milwaukee Brewers for future considerations
Angel Miranda -- Hist Released by Indians
Eddie Murray -- Hist Released by Angels
Jorge Piedra Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Manny Alexander Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from New York Mets with Lance Johnson and Mark Clark to Chicago Cubs for Brian McRae (8/8/1997), Mel Rojas (8/8/1997) and Turk Wendell (8/8/1997)
Greg Colbrunn Atlanta Braves Hist Traded from Minnesota Twins to Atlanta Braves for Marc Lewis (10/1/1997)
7 record(s)