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Sunday July 27,1997This 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 1997-07-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Atlanta Braves3Cincinnati Reds2BoxGreg MadduxDave BurbaMark Wohlers
Chicago Cubs0Colorado Rockies4BoxJohn ThomsonGeremi Gonzalez(none)
Montreal Expos2Houston Astros7BoxMike HamptonJim Bullinger(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxTom CandiottiMatt Beech(none)
New York Mets3San Diego Padres5BoxWill CunnaneTakashi KashiwadaTrevor Hoffman
Pittsburgh Pirates5San Francisco Giants6BoxDoug HenryMarc Wilkins(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates10San Francisco Giants7BoxFrancisco CordovaWilliam VanLandingham(none)
Florida Marlins4St. Louis Cardinals6BoxAndy BenesKevin BrownDennis Eckersley
Anaheim Angels5Boston Red Sox6BoxRon MahayMike James(none)
Texas Rangers5Chicago White Sox4BoxEric GundersonTony CastilloJohn Wetteland
Oakland Athletics2Cleveland Indians4BoxJason JacomeJimmy HaynesPaul Assenmacher
Milwaukee Brewers11Detroit Tigers7BoxCal EldredBrian MoehlerAlberto Reyes
Baltimore Orioles9Minnesota Twins0BoxScott EricksonRich Robertson(none)
Seattle Mariners3New York Yankees2BoxJeff FasseroAndy PettitteBob Wells
Kansas City Royals3Toronto Blue Jays2BoxGregg OlsonPaul Quantrill(none)

Standings as of 1997-07-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1016338.624--52439612835-1828-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards613526.574
234New York Yankees1025844.5695.554142711429-2129-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I603822.633
3613Toronto Blue Jays1005050.50012.5394417-2325-2025-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome622636.419
41021Boston Red Sox1054956.46716.0573575-224-2525-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park572928.509
51122Detroit Tigers1024755.46116.5521520119-2828-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium603228.533
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Cleveland Indians985444.551--5335092426-2228-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field633231.508
2716Chicago White Sox1035152.4955.5508520-1224-2827-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II582929.500
3919Milwaukee Brewers1004852.4807.0436480-4419-3429-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium613031.492
41223Minnesota Twins1024656.45110.0491524-3322-2524-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome602238.367
51325Kansas City Royals994158.41413.5446492-4621-3220-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium622636.419
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Seattle Mariners1046044.577--6145635131-2229-22W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome583028.517
259Anaheim Angels1035647.5443.55425043825-2931-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field592831.475
3818Texas Rangers1035053.4859.5505502323-2627-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington592732.458
41427Oakland Athletics1064264.39619.0506618-11220-3722-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum562333.411
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1056639.629--53638914735-2031-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field573522.614
225Florida Marlins1025844.5696.54414202128-2630-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium603426.567
336New York Mets1045945.5676.54954445127-2832-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium582929.500
4712Montreal Expos1025250.51012.5454464-1021-2831-22L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium602634.433
51428Philadelphia Phillies1023072.29434.5389605-21613-4217-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium603822.633
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Houston Astros1055748.543--4844295528-2729-21W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome572730.474
2815Pittsburgh Pirates1055253.4955.0453494-4128-2824-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium572730.474
31017St. Louis Cardinals1035053.4856.04374112621-2829-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II592336.390
41224Cincinnati Reds1024458.43111.5392486-9418-3126-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field603228.533
51326Chicago Cubs1054362.41014.0441481-4016-3827-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field572532.439
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148San Francisco Giants1065848.547--488517-2925-2433-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point563224.571
2611Los Angeles Dodgers1055649.5331.54703977322-2634-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium573225.561
3914San Diego Padres1055253.4955.5549576-2726-2326-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium572433.421
41120Colorado Rockies1055055.4767.5605608-322-3328-22W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field573324.579


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Craig Counsell2B-SS26.340Traded by Rockies to Marlins for Mark Hutton. 
Tim DrewP18.330signed 
Mark HuttonP27.171Traded by Marlins to Rockies for Craig Counsell. 
Josias ManzanilloP29.285Signed as Free Agent by Astros.