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MLB Games on Friday May 16, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP1346,626Turner FieldNight4:09Joe BorowskiJohn Frascatore------
San Diego PadresNL7Chicago CubsNL16Box | PBP925,036Wrigley FieldDay2:43Kevin FosterTim Worrell---Finley, Gomez, Servais, Sosa
Los Angeles DodgersNL2Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP924,556Cinergy FieldNight2:17Mike MorganChan Ho ParkJeff ShawPiazza
San Francisco GiantsNL13Montreal ExposNL14Box | PBP922,365Olympic StadiumNight3:46Ugueth UrbinaRod Beck---Bonds, Hill, Segui
Colorado RockiesNL2New York MetsNL1Box | PBP915,261Shea StadiumNight2:38Mike MunozGreg McMichaelBruce RuffinWalker
Houston AstrosNL12Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP913,456Veterans StadiumNight3:09Chris HoltMark Leiter---Ausmus, Bagwell, Biggio (2), Rolen
Florida MarlinsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Box | PBP917,156Three Rivers StadiumNight2:10Alex FernandezJon LieberRobb NenJohnson
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Anaheim AngelsAL5Box | PBP926,033Edison International FieldNight2:46Chuck FinleyBen McDonald---Alicea, Edmonds, Hollins
Detroit TigersAL10Kansas City RoyalsAL2Box | PBP917,787Kauffman StadiumNight2:53Justin ThompsonJose Rosado---Nieves
Boston Red SoxAL5Minnesota TwinsAL11Box | PBP915,311Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:43Scott AldredChris Hammond---Bragg, Garciaparra, Haselman, Jackson
Chicago White SoxAL6Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP914,237Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight3:24Wilson AlvarezWillie AdamsRoberto HernandezThomas
Baltimore OriolesAL6Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP939,455The KingdomeNight2:45Scott EricksonDennis Martinez---Webster
New York YankeesAL0Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP942,420The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight2:36Julio SantanaDavid WellsDanny PattersonBuford, Clark, Greer
Cleveland IndiansAL2Toronto Blue JaysAL5Box | PBP935,195SkyDomeNight3:00Roger ClemensOrel HershiserMike TimlinGonzalez, Sprague, Williams
14 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Friday, May 16, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles392613.667-2201477311-615-71237251.585
AL East226New York Yankees412417.5853.02421727012-912-81217249.595
AL East3511Toronto Blue Jays382117.5534.5145148-311-910-81245569.444
AL East41020Detroit Tigers401723.4259.520320037-1310-101226260.508
AL East51323Boston Red Sox381523.39510.5202214-128-127-111246361.508
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1613Kansas City Royals382018.526-182180211-99-91234776.382
AL Central2715Milwaukee Brewers371918.5140.5179191-125-1214-61245965.476
AL Central3918Cleveland Indians381820.4742.0218223-59-129-81236855.553
AL Central41121Chicago White Sox381622.4214.0184211-276-1110-111236459.520
AL Central51424Minnesota Twins411625.3905.5195236-418-128-131215269.430
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West139Texas Rangers382216.579-1811621910-812-81245569.444
AL West2410Seattle Mariners402317.575-233228513-710-101226755.549
AL West3816Anaheim Angels381919.5003.0189195-67-1212-71246559.524
AL West41222Oakland Athletics421725.4057.0187253-667-1610-91204872.400
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Atlanta Braves402713.675-1941256913-714-61227448.607
NL East234Florida Marlins402416.6003.0165141247-1117-51226854.557
NL East357Montreal Expos382216.5794.0214187279-1213-41245668.452
NL East4917New York Mets402020.5007.01791483111-109-101226854.557
NL East51226Philadelphia Phillies391425.35912.5142214-727-137-121235469.439
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1712Houston Astros412219.537-1681521610-1112-81216259.512
NL Central2814Pittsburgh Pirates402119.5250.5165187-2212-99-101225864.475
NL Central31019St. Louis Cardinals391722.4364.014814266-1411-81235667.455
NL Central41327Chicago Cubs391326.3338.0163195-326-177-91235568.447
NL Central51428Cincinnati Reds391227.3089.0137214-776-176-101236459.520
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Francisco Giants382315.605-157157010-613-91246757.540
NL West245Colorado Rockies392316.5900.52502084211-912-71236063.488
NL West368Los Angeles Dodgers382216.5791.0137124138-714-91246658.532
NL West41125San Diego Padres381424.3689.0159184-254-1110-131246262.500
28 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season