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Saturday July 19,1997This 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 1997-07-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves1BoxPedro AstacioKevin MillwoodScott Radinsky
Colorado Rockies0Chicago Cubs7BoxSteve TrachselJamey Wright(none)
Colorado Rockies5Chicago Cubs6BoxTurk WendellJeff McCurryMel Rojas
San Diego Padres5Florida Marlins8BoxLivan HernandezDanny Jackson(none)
Houston Astros8Montreal Expos6BoxShane ReynoldsJeff JudenBilly Wagner
Cincinnati Reds3New York Mets5BoxRick ReedBrett TomkoGreg McMichael
Pittsburgh Pirates13Philadelphia Phillies3BoxSteve CookeTyler Green(none)
San Francisco Giants7St. Louis Cardinals8BoxJohn FrascatoreDoug HenryDennis Eckersley
Toronto Blue Jays4Anaheim Angels5BoxTroy PercivalMike Timlin(none)
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles8BoxArthur RhodesBill SimasArmando Benitez
Boston Red Sox6Cleveland Indians3BoxJeff SuppanTerry ClarkHeathcliff Slocumb
New York Yankees8Milwaukee Brewers0BoxDavid WellsJose Mercedes(none)
Minnesota Twins7Oakland Athletics6BoxGreg SwindellDon WengertRick Aguilera
Kansas City Royals9Seattle Mariners6BoxJeff MontgomeryBobby Ayala(none)
Detroit Tigers6Texas Rangers5BoxDoug BrocailXavier HernandezTodd Jones

Standings as of 1997-07-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles945836.617--49237411830-1728-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards684028.588
224New York Yankees955540.5793.550839211628-2027-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I674126.612
3817Toronto Blue Jays934548.48412.5361393-3225-1920-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome693138.449
41019Detroit Tigers954550.47413.54924811119-2726-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium673433.507
51121Boston Red Sox964452.45815.0537535223-2421-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park663432.515
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Cleveland Indians905040.556--5044782626-2224-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field713635.507
2613Chicago White Sox954847.5054.5474486-1222-2626-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II663234.485
3918Milwaukee Brewers924448.4787.0401444-4316-3128-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium693435.493
41222Minnesota Twins954352.4539.5477499-2221-2522-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome672542.373
51326Kansas City Royals923854.41313.0421470-4918-2820-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium692940.420
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Seattle Mariners975443.557--5705393126-2128-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome653629.554
259Anaheim Angels965343.5520.55034634023-2530-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field663135.470
3716Texas Rangers954649.4847.0474467720-2526-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington673136.463
41427Oakland Athletics994059.40415.0491597-10618-3322-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum632538.397
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves976235.639--50335614732-1730-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field653926.600
223Florida Marlins955639.5895.04153862926-2330-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium673631.537
335New York Mets965442.5637.54624184424-2530-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium663432.515
4510Montreal Expos955144.53710.04204091121-2430-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium672740.403
51428Philadelphia Phillies942866.29832.5364554-19012-3716-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium684028.588
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1712Houston Astros985048.510--4334082525-2725-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome643430.531
2814Pittsburgh Pirates964848.5001.0410450-4024-2324-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium663135.470
3915St. Louis Cardinals964749.4902.04113793221-2826-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II662640.394
41224Cincinnati Reds954253.4426.5368441-7318-2924-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field673433.507
51325Chicago Cubs974156.4238.5420437-1716-3425-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field652738.415
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146San Francisco Giants975443.557--431462-3124-2330-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point653629.554
2611Los Angeles Dodgers975146.5263.04293785121-2530-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium653728.569
31020San Diego Padres974552.4649.0504555-5124-2321-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium653134.477
41123Colorado Rockies984454.44910.5555579-2420-3224-22L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field643925.609


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Terry BurrowsP28.233Signed as Free Agent by Athletics. 
Tim CainP27.283Signed by Blue Jays 
Tim CainP27.283Released by Red Sox