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MLB Games on Sunday August 17, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York MetsNL4Colorado RockiesNL6Box | PBP948,440Coors FieldDay2:41John ThomsonDave MlickiJerry DiPotoCastilla
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Florida MarlinsNL10Box | PBP938,221Joe Robbie StadiumDay2:33Kevin BrownSteve Cooke---Alou, Johnson
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Houston AstrosNL11Box | PBP923,161AstrodomeDay3:36Tom MartinWayne GomesRuss Springer---
Cincinnati RedsNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL0Box | PBP951,245Dodger StadiumNight2:39Brett TomkoHideo Nomo------
Chicago CubsNL6San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP924,587Qualcomm StadiumDay2:58Mark ClarkPaul MenhartTerry AdamsHernandez
Montreal ExposNL6San Francisco GiantsNL8Box | PBP928,7593Com ParkDay3:03Doug HenryJose PaniaguaRod BeckBerryhill, Guerrero, Hamilton, White
Atlanta BravesNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP940,968Busch Stadium IINight2:42Curtis KingDenny NeagleDennis Eckersley---
Anaheim AngelsAL4Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP1047,340Oriole Park at Camden YardsDay3:47Armando BenitezShigetoshi Hasegawa---Ledesma, Palmeiro
Minnesota TwinsAL5Boston Red SoxAL10Box | PBP930,387Fenway ParkDay2:47Aaron SeleBob Tewksbury------
Seattle MarinersAL5Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP90Comiskey Park IIDay2:39Jeff FasseroJaime Navarro---Buhner, Griffey (2), Mouton
Seattle MarinersAL2Chicago White SoxAL4Box | PBP935,571Comiskey Park IIDay2:29Mike SirotkaOmar OlivaresMatt KarchnerMartinez
Toronto Blue JaysAL10Cleveland IndiansAL5Box | PBP942,861Jacobs FieldDay2:43Roger ClemensJaret Wright---Cruz
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Detroit TigersAL8Box | PBP922,371Tiger StadiumDay2:34Greg KeagleJose Rosado---Damon
Oakland AthleticsAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL5Box | PBP922,283County StadiumNight2:47Steve WoodardAriel PrietoDoug JonesValentin
Texas RangersAL0New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP942,002Yankee Stadium IDay2:49Ramiro MendozaBobby Witt---O'Neill
15 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 Sunday, August 17, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1197643.639-61645715941-2135-22432221.512
AL East223New York Yankees1227349.5984.565850015835-2338-26402317.575
AL East3613Boston Red Sox1256263.49617.07026732929-2833-35371621.432
AL East4816Toronto Blue Jays1215962.48818.0486503-1728-3031-32411724.415
AL East51121Detroit Tigers1235766.46321.0611622-1124-3533-31392217.564
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1206357.525-6476232429-2634-31412318.561
AL Central2715Milwaukee Brewers1215962.4884.5526573-4722-4037-22401921.475
AL Central3919Chicago White Sox1225963.4845.0581617-3628-3431-29392118.538
AL Central41224Kansas City Royals1205169.42512.0545608-6325-3726-32411625.390
AL Central51325Minnesota Twins1235172.41513.5584659-7525-3526-37391722.436
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Seattle Mariners1236954.561-7066367036-2833-26392118.538
AL West247Anaheim Angels1236855.5531.06515945731-3337-22391623.410
AL West31020Texas Rangers1235964.48010.0598620-2230-3229-32391821.462
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1255075.40020.0577716-13923-4327-32371522.405
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1257649.608-60544815738-2638-23372512.676
NL East224Florida Marlins1227151.5823.55364973932-3039-21402119.525
NL East348New York Mets1236756.5458.05775374031-3536-21392118.538
NL East4712Montreal Expos1226161.50013.5536551-1525-3436-27401723.425
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1204476.36729.5486666-18021-4423-32422418.571
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1246658.532-5885177131-3235-26381820.474
NL Central2814Pittsburgh Pirates1236063.4885.5534586-5231-3529-28391920.487
NL Central31122St. Louis Cardinals1235667.4559.5489490-123-3733-30391722.436
NL Central41223Cincinnati Reds1225468.44311.0475571-9623-3631-32402218.550
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1255075.40016.5514581-6719-4531-30371819.486
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West136San Francisco Giants1257055.560-592592032-2738-28372017.541
NL West259Los Angeles Dodgers1246757.5402.55444697527-3140-26382117.553
NL West3917Colorado Rockies1246064.4849.5699710-1125-3835-26382315.605
NL West41018San Diego Padres1246064.4849.5620667-4730-2930-35381622.421
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