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Tuesday June 17,1997This 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 1997-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers10Colorado Rockies8BoxDanny PattersonSteve Reed(none)
Anaheim Angels3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDarren HallTroy Percival(none)
Oakland Athletics10San Diego Padres3BoxDane JohnsonPete SmithAaron Small
Seattle Mariners3San Francisco Giants4BoxKirk RueterJeff FasseroRod Beck
Montreal Expos4Baltimore Orioles5BoxScott KamienieckiJim BullingerRandy Myers
Philadelphia Phillies6Boston Red Sox12BoxAaron SeleScott RuffcornKerry Lacy
Chicago Cubs3Chicago White Sox5BoxDoug DrabekGeremi GonzalezRoberto Hernandez
Cincinnati Reds1Cleveland Indians5BoxBrian AndersonJohn Smiley(none)
Florida Marlins3Detroit Tigers2BoxAntonio AlfonsecaTodd JonesRobb Nen
Houston Astros10Kansas City Royals2BoxRamon GarciaChris Haney(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxJoel AdamsonFernando ValenzuelaDoug Jones
Pittsburgh Pirates1Minnesota Twins13BoxLaTroy HawkinsEsteban Loaiza(none)
New York Mets3New York Yankees6BoxDavid WellsArmando ReynosoMariano Rivera
Atlanta Braves8Toronto Blue Jays7BoxGreg MadduxLuis AndujarMark Wohlers

Standings as of 1997-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles664620.697--36226010224-1222-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards965244.542
237New York Yankees683830.5599.03762968019-1519-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I945836.617
3918Toronto Blue Jays653134.47714.5255280-2516-1415-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome974552.464
41222Boston Red Sox683038.44117.0370372-214-1916-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park944846.511
51323Detroit Tigers662937.43917.0316315112-2017-17L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium965046.521
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Cleveland Indians653530.538--3633451817-1718-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field965145.531
3716Milwaukee Brewers663234.4853.5308315-710-2522-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium954649.484
2817Kansas City Royals663234.4853.5298314-1616-1516-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium953560.368
41019Chicago White Sox673136.4635.0337359-2214-1917-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II944945.521
51121Minnesota Twins683137.4565.5343369-2614-1617-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome943757.394
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Seattle Mariners683830.559--4003792120-1518-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome945242.553
248Texas Rangers663630.5451.03253131216-1620-14W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington964155.427
3612Anaheim Angels673433.5073.53553431215-1919-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field955045.526
41425Oakland Athletics702941.41410.0336422-8614-2415-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum923656.391
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves694425.638--3412429923-1221-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field935736.613
223Florida Marlins684127.6032.53022643819-1622-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium945143.543
344Montreal Expos683929.5744.53363142212-1827-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium943955.415
459New York Mets683731.5446.53162615519-1718-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineJoe McIlvaineShea Stadium945143.543
51428Philadelphia Phillies672245.32821.0236378-14210-2612-19L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium954649.484
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1713Houston Astros703436.486--304301317-2217-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome925042.543
2914Pittsburgh Pirates683335.485--283321-3817-1616-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium944648.489
31020St. Louis Cardinals683137.4562.02932712214-2417-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II944252.447
41226Cincinnati Reds682840.4125.0257331-7410-2218-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field944846.511
51327Chicago Cubs692841.4065.5293312-1911-2617-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field934053.430
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135San Francisco Giants683929.574--286297-1118-1321-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point945143.543
2611Colorado Rockies693633.5223.54213992217-1919-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field934746.505
3815Los Angeles Dodgers683335.4856.0260252811-2022-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium945539.585
41124San Diego Padres682939.42610.0320367-4713-1716-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium944747.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Narciso ElviraP29.232Released by Dodgers 
Kevin JarvisP27.320Claimed on waivers by Tigers from Twins. 
Justin MillerP19.294signed 
Angel MirandaP27.220Released by Brewers. 
Tootie MyersOF18.282signed 
Jason NavarroP21.348signed