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MLB Games on Thursday July 31, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP939,145Wrigley FieldNight2:33Chan Ho ParkTerry MulhollandTodd WorrellMondesi
Atlanta BravesNL0Florida MarlinsNL1Box | PBP918,409Joe Robbie StadiumNight2:51Tony SaundersPaul ByrdRobb Nen---
San Diego PadresNL2Montreal ExposNL9Box | PBP924,788Olympic StadiumNight2:44Dustin HermansonSterling HitchcockMarc ValdesRodriguez, White, Widger
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP1018,409Veterans StadiumNight2:51Ricky BottalicoTony Fossas------
Colorado RockiesNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP916,654Three Rivers StadiumNight2:27Jason SchmidtRoger BaileyRich LoiselleWalker, Young
Chicago White SoxAL14Anaheim AngelsAL12Box | PBP923,297Edison International FieldNight3:46Carlos CastilloMike HoltzMatt KarchnerCameron, Edmonds, Fabregas, Greene
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Detroit TigersAL4Box | PBP916,294Tiger StadiumNight2:09Justin ThompsonRobert PersonTodd Jones---
Boston Red SoxAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP1020,544Kauffman StadiumNight3:24Hector CarrascoHeathcliff Slocumb---Bell
Seattle MarinersAL1Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP920,823County StadiumNight2:31Bob WickmanJamie Moyer------
Baltimore OriolesAL4Oakland AthleticsAL0Box | PBP119,517Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight3:33Armando BenitezDane Johnson------
10 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, July 31, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1056738.638-54340314036-1831-20573126.544
AL East223New York Yankees1056144.5816.055943412529-2132-23573522.614
AL East3818Toronto Blue Jays1055055.47617.0401437-3625-2525-30572631.456
AL East4919Boston Red Sox1085157.47217.5587585224-2627-31542727.500
AL East51122Detroit Tigers1054956.46718.0530526420-2929-27573027.526
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1025448.529-5445331126-2228-26593227.542
AL Central2613Milwaukee Brewers1055352.5052.5454486-3219-3434-18562531.446
AL Central3714Chicago White Sox1065353.5003.0526537-1125-2828-25552728.491
AL Central41223Minnesota Twins1064858.4538.0518548-3024-2724-31562036.357
AL Central51325Kansas City Royals1044460.42311.0473521-4821-3223-28572334.404
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Seattle Mariners1076047.561-6225774531-2529-22553025.545
AL West247Anaheim Angels1086048.5560.55785294929-2931-19542430.444
AL West31020Texas Rangers1065056.4729.5512517-523-2927-27562729.482
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1104268.38219.5513640-12720-4022-28522329.442
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1096940.633-55539715835-2134-19533221.604
NL East224Florida Marlins1066145.5756.54554253028-2633-19563125.554
NL East335New York Mets1066046.5667.55024515128-2932-17562828.500
NL East4712Montreal Expos1065551.51912.5475480-523-2932-22562333.411
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1053372.31434.0405615-21015-4218-30573522.614
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central159Houston Astros1085949.546-4974395828-2731-22542529.463
NL Central2815Pittsburgh Pirates1085355.4916.0460502-4228-3025-25542628.481
NL Central31017St. Louis Cardinals1075156.4777.54484262222-3129-25552233.400
NL Central41224Cincinnati Reds1054560.42912.5397499-10219-3326-27573126.544
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1094366.39416.5449504-5516-4127-25532528.472
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1610Los Angeles Dodgers1085949.546-4814018023-2636-23542925.537
NL West248San Francisco Giants1085949.546-495524-2925-2434-25543123.574
NL West3916San Diego Padres1085256.4817.0560599-3926-2426-32542430.444
NL West41121Colorado Rockies1095158.4688.5620624-422-3429-24533221.604
28 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season