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Tuesday June 3,1997This 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 1997-06-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
San Diego Padres5Atlanta Braves2BoxPete SmithMark WohlersTrevor Hoffman
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs1BoxSteve CookeSteve TrachselRich Loiselle
San Francisco Giants9Florida Marlins1BoxShawn EstesAlex Fernandez(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Houston Astros4BoxMike MagnanteScott Radinsky(none)
Montreal Expos1New York Mets2BoxBobby JonesPedro MartinezJohn Franco
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxKent MerckerCurt SchillingJeff Shaw
Colorado Rockies4St. Louis Cardinals15BoxMatt MorrisBobby Jones(none)
Kansas City Royals5Anaheim Angels2BoxTim BelcherDennis SpringerHipolito Pichardo
New York Yankees5Baltimore Orioles7BoxRandy MyersJim Mecir(none)
Chicago White Sox9Cleveland Indians5BoxDanny DarwinChad Ogea(none)
Boston Red Sox4Milwaukee Brewers6BoxBob WickmanHeathcliff Slocumb(none)
Detroit Tigers8Oakland Athletics9BoxAaron SmallMike MyersDane Johnson
Toronto Blue Jays3Seattle Mariners6BoxJamie MoyerWoody Williams(none)
Minnesota Twins5Texas Rangers4BoxRich RobertsonKen HillRick Aguilera

Standings as of 1997-06-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles523715.712--2971999817-820-7W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1106149.555
238New York Yankees573126.5448.53192556418-1213-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I1056540.619
3817Toronto Blue Jays542628.48112.0207241-3414-1312-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1085058.463
4918Detroit Tigers552629.47312.52842612312-1714-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1075354.495
51325Boston Red Sox542232.40716.0277299-2211-1711-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1085652.519
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Cleveland Indians522725.519--2962841213-1514-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field1095950.541
2713Milwaukee Brewers532726.5090.5260262-28-1819-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium1085157.472
31019Kansas City Royals532528.4722.5237254-1714-1311-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1084266.389
41120Chicago White Sox542529.4633.0281293-1211-1514-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1075552.514
51223Minnesota Twins572532.4394.5271326-5512-1513-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1054362.410
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127Texas Rangers553025.545--2682511713-1217-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1074760.439
2410Seattle Mariners573027.5261.0331332-116-1214-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1056045.571
3612Anaheim Angels542826.5191.52882761211-1517-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1085652.519
41426Oakland Athletics592435.4078.0292375-8311-2013-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1034162.398
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves563719.661--2711858616-921-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field1066442.604
233Florida Marlins553223.5824.52372142312-1320-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1076047.561
345New York Mets563224.5715.02642026216-1316-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium1065650.528
469Montreal Expos552926.5277.5277268911-1718-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium1074958.458
51428Philadelphia Phillies551936.34517.5192303-1119-2010-16L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium1074958.458
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1714Pittsburgh Pirates562828.500--234251-1716-1312-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1065155.481
2815Houston Astros572829.4910.5242237512-1716-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome1055649.533
31121St. Louis Cardinals552530.4552.5231219129-1916-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II1074859.449
41224Chicago Cubs562333.4115.0234249-159-2014-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1064561.425
51327Cincinnati Reds562135.3757.0205280-759-2112-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field1065551.519
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants553223.582--231236-514-1118-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1075849.542
256Colorado Rockies563125.5541.53453162916-1615-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1065254.491
3916Los Angeles Dodgers552728.4915.0197189810-1717-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1076146.570
41022San Diego Padres552530.4557.0259270-1111-1314-17W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1075156.477


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ron CallowayRF-LF21.055signed 
J.J. DavisRF18.221signed 
Joe Dillon3B21.306signed 
Hansel IzquierdoP20.152Released by Marlins. 
Kevin MitchellLF-3B35.141Released by Indians. 
Jason RoyerP18.335signed 
Ruben SalazarIF19.138Signed as nondrafted free agent by Twins 
Allan SimpsonP19.281signed 
Vernon WellsLF18.177signed