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Sunday August 10,1997This 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 1997-08-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Florida Marlins4Atlanta Braves2BoxJay PowellMike BieleckiRobb Nen
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs3BoxDoug BochtlerKent BottenfieldTrevor Hoffman
Los Angeles Dodgers1Cincinnati Reds8BoxMike RemlingerPedro Astacio(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Colorado Rockies8BoxCurt LeskanicMarc WilkinsJerry DiPoto
San Francisco Giants6Montreal Expos3BoxJulian TavarezMarc ValdesDoug Henry
Houston Astros11New York Mets8BoxDarryl KileRick ReedTom Martin
Philadelphia Phillies8St. Louis Cardinals0BoxCurt SchillingMatt Morris(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Anaheim Angels3BoxArmando BenitezMike JamesRandy Myers
Kansas City Royals4Boston Red Sox6BoxJim CorsiHector Carrasco(none)
Texas Rangers7Cleveland Indians6BoxMatt WhitesideJeff JudenJohn Wetteland
New York Yankees9Minnesota Twins6BoxRamiro MendozaTravis MillerMariano Rivera
Milwaukee Brewers3Oakland Athletics4BoxBilly TaylorBob Wickman(none)
Milwaukee Brewers9Oakland Athletics5BoxBryce FlorieJimmy Haynes(none)
Chicago White Sox2Seattle Mariners1BoxDoug DrabekOmar OlivaresMatt Karchner
Detroit Tigers4Toronto Blue Jays2BoxJustin ThompsonRobert Person(none)

Standings as of 1997-08-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1137241.637--58442915541-2131-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards492623.531
223New York Yankees1156847.5915.060647613034-2334-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I472819.596
3613Boston Red Sox1185860.49216.56586322629-2829-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park442024.455
51019Toronto Blue Jays1155560.47818.0448480-3227-2828-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome472126.447
4920Detroit Tigers1155560.47818.0578572623-3132-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium472423.511
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Cleveland Indians1135855.513--5985861229-2629-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field482820.583
3714Milwaukee Brewers1155659.4873.0505542-3721-3935-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium462224.478
2815Chicago White Sox1155659.4873.0544569-2528-3428-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II462422.522
41223Minnesota Twins1165165.4408.5567603-3625-2926-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome461729.370
51325Kansas City Royals1144866.42110.5520573-5322-3426-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium471928.404
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Anaheim Angels1176651.564--6215625929-2937-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field451827.400
246Seattle Mariners1166551.5600.56636105333-2632-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome462521.543
31121Texas Rangers1175562.47011.0561591-3026-3029-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington452223.489
41427Oakland Athletics1194772.39520.0543684-14120-4027-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum431825.419
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1197445.622--59243116137-2437-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field432716.628
224Florida Marlins1166848.5864.55044594531-2837-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium462422.522
337New York Mets1166551.5607.55504995129-3136-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium462323.500
4712Montreal Expos1155956.51313.0509519-1023-2936-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium471928.404
51428Philadelphia Phillies1154075.34832.0453643-19017-4323-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium472819.596
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1610Houston Astros1186355.534--5464885830-3233-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome442123.477
2816Pittsburgh Pirates1185761.4836.0510562-5228-3329-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium442222.500
31122St. Louis Cardinals1175364.4539.5469469023-3730-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II452025.444
41224Cincinnati Reds1155065.43511.5446547-10119-3331-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field472621.553
51326Chicago Cubs1184771.39816.0490551-6116-4131-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field442123.477
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148San Francisco Giants1186652.559--550557-732-2734-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point442420.545
259Los Angeles Dodgers1176354.5382.55284507827-3136-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium452520.556
3917Colorado Rockies1195762.4799.5672682-1025-3832-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field432617.605
41018San Diego Padres1175661.4799.5592641-4930-2926-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium452025.444


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Lyle PrempasP22.250Released by Red Sox