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Monday July 21,1997This 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 1997-07-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves5BoxAlan EmbreeDarren Dreifort(none)
San Diego Padres10Florida Marlins2BoxSterling HitchcockKevin Brown(none)
Colorado Rockies4Montreal Expos8BoxUgueth UrbinaDarren Holmes(none)
Cincinnati Reds3New York Mets5BoxGreg McMichaelScott SullivanJohn Franco
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxEsteban LoaizaCurt SchillingRich Loiselle
San Francisco Giants2St. Louis Cardinals7BoxMatt MorrisKeith Foulke(none)
Boston Red Sox3Cleveland Indians1BoxSteve AveryJaret WrightHeathcliff Slocumb
Chicago White Sox3Detroit Tigers0BoxWilson AlvarezJustin ThompsonRoberto Hernandez
New York Yankees7Milwaukee Brewers3BoxAndy PettitteBryce FlorieMike Stanton
Baltimore Orioles5Texas Rangers1BoxJimmy KeyDarren Oliver(none)

Standings as of 1997-07-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles965937.615--49938511431-1728-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards663927.591
223New York Yankees975641.5773.551740111629-2127-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I654025.615
3917Toronto Blue Jays944549.47913.0366402-3625-2020-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome683137.456
41020Detroit Tigers974552.46414.5498491719-2826-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium653431.523
51121Boston Red Sox984553.45915.0542543-124-2521-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park643331.516
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Cleveland Indians925141.554--5124832926-2225-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field693534.507
2612Chicago White Sox975047.5153.5487488-124-2626-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II643034.469
3818Milwaukee Brewers944549.4797.0410453-4316-3129-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium673334.493
41222Minnesota Twins964452.4589.0478499-2122-2522-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome662442.364
51326Kansas City Royals933855.40913.5425475-5018-2920-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium682939.426
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Seattle Mariners985543.561--5755433226-2129-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome643529.547
247Anaheim Angels975443.5570.55124684423-2531-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field653035.462
3716Texas Rangers974750.4857.5482478420-2527-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington653035.462
41427Oakland Athletics1004060.40016.0491598-10718-3322-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum622537.403
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves996336.636--51136814332-1731-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field633825.603
224Florida Marlins975641.5776.04173991826-2330-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium653629.554
335New York Mets985642.5716.54774225524-2532-17W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium643232.500
4510Montreal Expos975245.53610.0428422621-2431-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium652639.400
51428Philadelphia Phillies962967.30232.5370558-18812-3717-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium663927.591
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1713Houston Astros995148.515--4424083426-2725-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome633330.524
2814Pittsburgh Pirates984949.5001.5414456-4225-2424-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium643034.469
3915St. Louis Cardinals984850.4902.54203903021-2827-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II642539.391
41224Cincinnati Reds974255.4338.0372456-8418-3124-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field653431.523
51325Chicago Cubs984157.4189.5425446-2116-3425-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field642737.422
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148San Francisco Giants995544.556--442471-2925-2430-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point633528.556
2611Los Angeles Dodgers995247.5253.04413865522-2630-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium633627.571
31019San Diego Padres994752.4758.0517557-4026-2321-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium632934.460
41123Colorado Rockies1004555.45010.5568592-2421-3324-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field623824.613


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jose BautistaSS18.045Released by Tigers. 
Donnie BridgesP18.223signed 
Darren DaultonC35.199Traded by Phillies to Marlins for Billy McMillon. 
Billy McMillonLF-RF25.247Traded by Marlins to Phillies for Darren Daulton. 
Bobby MunozP29.140Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.