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Monday April 7,1997This 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 1997-04-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cincinnati Reds2Colorado Rockies13BoxBill SwiftDave BurbaDarren Holmes
New York Mets2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxPedro AstacioJoe Crawford(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2San Diego Padres3BoxDario VerasMatt Ruebel(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants4BoxShawn EstesCalvin MaduroRod Beck
New York Yankees5Anaheim Angels3BoxAndy PettitteMark LangstonMariano Rivera
Minnesota Twins4Detroit Tigers10BoxJustin ThompsonFrankie Rodriguez(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Kansas City Royals6BoxJamie WalkerArmando Benitez(none)
Texas Rangers3Milwaukee Brewers5BoxCal EldredKen HillDoug Jones
Boston Red Sox2Oakland Athletics6BoxRichie LewisTom GordonBilly Taylor
Cleveland Indians8Seattle Mariners3BoxCharles NagyScott Sanders(none)

Standings as of 1997-04-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
117Baltimore Orioles642.667--323202-22-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1569462.603
3715New York Yankees633.5001.03521143-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1569363.596
2816Boston Red Sox633.5001.0333213-30-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1567581.481
4918Detroit Tigers734.4291.5535212-41-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1557679.490
51120Toronto Blue Jays523.4001.5211830-02-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1577483.471
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Cleveland Indians642.667--443684-20-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1558273.529
2411Milwaukee Brewers532.6000.51819-12-21-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1567581.481
3512Minnesota Twins743.5710.53846-80-14-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1556491.413
4614Kansas City Royals633.5001.0312562-31-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1556491.413
51221Chicago White Sox523.4001.53137-61-11-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1567878.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Oakland Athletics642.667--302730-04-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1566195.391
21019Texas Rangers523.4001.5292450-12-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1577582.478
31424Anaheim Angels624.3332.03134-30-02-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1568274.526
41323Seattle Mariners624.3332.02851-230-02-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1568868.564
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Florida Marlins651.833--302190-05-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1568769.558
269Atlanta Braves642.6671.02717101-23-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1569759.622
3813Montreal Expos633.5002.02432-80-03-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1567581.481
51226Philadelphia Phillies725.2863.51530-152-50-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium1556689.426
41125New York Mets725.2863.52432-82-50-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium1558669.555
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Houston Astros651.833--201370-05-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1567977.506
2917Cincinnati Reds734.4292.53341-81-32-1L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1557382.471
31022Pittsburgh Pirates624.3333.02124-32-40-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1567779.494
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
335San Diego Padres752.714--4123180-05-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1557184.458
253Los Angeles Dodgers752.714--221660-05-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1558372.535
144Colorado Rockies752.714--5328254-21-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1557877.503
4710San Francisco Giants642.6670.5232120-04-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1568670.551


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Darrin WinstonP30.275Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.