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MLB Games on Thursday August 7, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP946,687Turner FieldNight2:55Denny NeagleTodd StottlemyreMark Wohlers---
San Francisco GiantsNL3Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP924,510Wrigley FieldDay3:08Geremi GonzalezWilson Alvarez---McRae, Snow, Sosa
San Diego PadresNL0Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP917,458Cinergy FieldNight2:47Brett TomkoDanny Jackson---Oliver, Perez
Los Angeles DodgersNL9Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP914,214Olympic StadiumNight3:15Hideo NomoJim Bullinger---Piazza, Segui
Colorado RockiesNL4New York MetsNL12Box | PBP929,536Shea StadiumDay2:17Mark ClarkBill Swift---Baerga, Galarraga
Houston AstrosNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Box | PBP1118,046Veterans StadiumDay3:17Billy BrewerTom Martin---Biggio, Hudler
Florida MarlinsNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP918,042Three Rivers StadiumDay3:18Marc WilkinsAl Leiter---Daulton, Kendall
Detroit TigersAL8Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP921,497Kauffman StadiumDay2:42Glenn DishmanTim Belcher---Davis, Easley, Hamelin, Higginson, King, Vitiello
Boston Red SoxAL7Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP911,899Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:08Aaron SeleShane BowersJim CorsiLawton
Milwaukee BrewersAL4Oakland AthleticsAL5Box | PBP138,001Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay3:37Dane JohnsonDoug Jones------
Chicago White SoxAL2Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP929,319The KingdomeNight2:52Jeff FasseroScott EyreHeathcliff SlocumbBlowers, Griffey, Thomas
New York YankeesAL4Texas RangersAL2Box | PBP939,918The Ballpark in ArlingtonNight3:18David ConeBobby WittMariano RiveraJeter, Williams
Cleveland IndiansAL0Toronto Blue JaysAL4Box | PBP935,194SkyDomeNight2:11Roger ClemensJohn Smiley------
13 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, August 07, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1107040.636-57142015139-2031-20522824.538
AL East223New York Yankees1126646.5895.059246013232-2234-24503020.600
AL East3715Boston Red Sox1155659.48716.56426172529-2827-31472225.468
AL East4916Toronto Blue Jays1125458.48217.0438470-3227-2827-30502228.440
AL East51019Detroit Tigers1125359.47318.0568562621-3032-29502624.520
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1095752.523-5805671329-2628-26522923.558
AL Central2614Milwaukee Brewers1125557.4913.5491530-3920-3735-20492326.469
AL Central3817Chicago White Sox1125458.4824.5537561-2426-3328-25492623.531
AL Central41223Minnesota Twins1135063.4429.0551589-3825-2925-34491831.367
AL Central51325Kansas City Royals1114764.42311.0505557-5221-3226-32502030.400
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Anaheim Angels1146549.570-6125496329-2936-20481929.396
AL West246Seattle Mariners1136449.5660.56556035233-2631-23492623.531
AL West31121Texas Rangers1135261.46012.5542573-3123-2929-32492524.510
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1164571.38821.0531670-13920-4025-31462026.435
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1167343.629-58241816437-2436-19462818.609
NL East224Florida Marlins1136647.5845.54914494229-2737-20492623.531
NL East337New York Mets1136449.5667.55334795429-3135-18492425.490
NL East4712Montreal Expos1125854.51813.0504508-423-2935-25502030.400
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1123874.33933.0441635-19415-4223-32503020.600
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1156154.530-5264715528-3133-23472324.489
NL Central2813Pittsburgh Pirates1155758.4964.0493541-4828-3029-28472225.468
NL Central31122St. Louis Cardinals1145262.4568.5461457423-3729-25482127.438
NL Central41224Cincinnati Reds1124864.42911.5430534-10419-3329-31502822.560
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1154669.40015.0479539-6016-4130-28472225.468
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West148San Francisco Giants1156451.557-539552-1330-2634-25472621.553
NL West259Los Angeles Dodgers1146252.5441.55154348126-2936-23482622.542
NL West3918San Diego Padres1145460.4749.5580630-5028-2826-32482226.458
NL West41020Colorado Rockies1165462.46610.5651665-1425-3829-24462917.630
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