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Sunday April 6,1997This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1997-04-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago Cubs0Atlanta Braves4BoxGreg MadduxTerry Mulholland(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Florida Marlins3BoxKevin BrownJohn SmileyRobb Nen
St. Louis Cardinals2Houston Astros3BoxTom MartinJohn FrascatoreBilly Wagner
Pittsburgh Pirates3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxDarren DreifortRicardo RinconTodd Worrell
Colorado Rockies6Montreal Expos2BoxKevin RitzJim Bullinger(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Diego Padres2BoxCurt SchillingJoey HamiltonRicky Bottalico
New York Mets4San Francisco Giants2BoxBrian BohanonMark GardnerJohn Franco
Cleveland Indians10Anaheim Angels8BoxSteve KlineTroy PercivalMichael Jackson
Detroit Tigers3Chicago White Sox5BoxJaime NavarroDoug BrocailRoberto Hernandez
Kansas City Royals12Minnesota Twins2BoxGlendon RuschBrad Radke(none)
New York Yankees0Oakland Athletics3BoxMark AcreJeff NelsonBilly Taylor
Boston Red Sox7Seattle Mariners8BoxNorm CharltonRicky Trlicek(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Texas Rangers9BoxRoger PavlikMike Mussina(none)
Milwaukee Brewers4Toronto Blue Jays2BoxBen McDonaldPat HentgenDoug Jones

Standings as of 1997-04-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Baltimore Orioles541.800--272612-12-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1579463.599
2312Boston Red Sox532.6001.0312653-20-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1577582.478
41323Toronto Blue Jays523.4002.0211830-02-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1577483.471
3919New York Yankees523.4002.03018122-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1579463.599
51426Detroit Tigers624.3332.54348-52-40-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1567779.494
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Minnesota Twins642.667--3436-20-04-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1566492.410
2411Cleveland Indians532.6000.5363333-20-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1568373.532
3616Milwaukee Brewers422.5001.01316-32-20-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1577681.484
51121Kansas City Royals523.4001.5252052-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1566591.417
41222Chicago White Sox523.4001.53137-61-11-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1567878.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Oakland Athletics532.600--2425-10-03-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1576295.395
2714Texas Rangers422.5000.5261970-02-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1587583.475
31020Anaheim Angels523.4001.02829-10-02-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1578275.522
4817Seattle Mariners523.4001.02543-180-02-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1578869.561
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Florida Marlins651.833--302190-05-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1568769.558
234Atlanta Braves642.6671.02717101-23-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1569759.622
3815Montreal Expos633.5002.02432-80-03-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1567581.481
41124New York Mets624.3333.02229-72-40-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium1568670.551
51225Philadelphia Phillies624.3333.01226-142-40-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium1566690.423
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
121Houston Astros651.833--201370-05-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1567977.506
2913Cincinnati Reds633.5002.0312831-22-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1567383.468
31018Pittsburgh Pirates523.4002.51921-22-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1577780.490
41328Chicago Cubs606.0005.01636-200-60-0L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1566888.436
51427St. Louis Cardinals606.0005.01227-150-60-0L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1567383.468
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
347San Diego Padres642.667--3821170-04-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1567284.462
266Los Angeles Dodgers642.667--191450-04-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1568472.538
158Colorado Rockies642.667--4026144-20-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1567977.506
4710San Francisco Giants532.6000.5191810-03-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1578770.554