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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 1997-08-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Florida Marlins1Chicago Cubs3BoxKevin TapaniAlex FernandezTerry Adams
Cincinnati Reds7Colorado Rockies6BoxPedro MartinezFrank CastilloJeff Shaw
Cincinnati Reds6Colorado Rockies4BoxGabe WhiteMark HuttonJeff Shaw
San Francisco Giants7New York Mets1BoxShawn EstesBobby Jones(none)
San Diego Padres1Philadelphia Phillies10BoxMark LeiterWill Cunnane(none)
San Diego Padres4Philadelphia Phillies6BoxRon BlazierAndy AshbyRicky Bottalico
Los Angeles Dodgers8Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxRamon MartinezJason SchmidtMark Guthrie
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxMarc WilkinsTodd Worrell(none)
Montreal Expos2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxPedro MartinezManny AybarUgueth Urbina
Texas Rangers2Milwaukee Brewers7BoxJoel AdamsonTerry Clark(none)
Detroit Tigers7Minnesota Twins6BoxA.J. SagerRick Aguilera(none)
Boston Red Sox9Seattle Mariners8BoxJoe HudsonHeathcliff SlocumbTom Gordon

Standings as of 1997-08-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1278344.654--65348716644-2239-22W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards351520.429
223New York Yankees1297752.5977.069954515439-2638-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I331914.576
3714Boston Red Sox1326666.50019.57387191933-3133-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park301218.400
4917Toronto Blue Jays1296366.48821.0529552-2332-3431-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome331320.394
51121Detroit Tigers1306169.46923.5647654-727-3734-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium321814.563
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Cleveland Indians1276760.528--6786502832-2935-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field341915.559
2613Milwaukee Brewers1306565.5003.5568606-3825-4140-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium311318.419
3816Chicago White Sox1306466.4924.5633666-3329-3635-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II311615.516
41224Kansas City Royals1275275.40915.0584652-6825-3727-38L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium341519.441
51326Minnesota Twins1295277.40316.0609688-7926-3926-38L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome331617.485
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Seattle Mariners1317358.557--7496816836-2937-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome311714.548
248Anaheim Angels1317160.5422.06916286331-3440-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field311318.419
31018Texas Rangers1316269.47311.0642668-2630-3332-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington311516.484
41427Oakland Athletics1315279.39721.0610747-13723-4329-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum311318.419
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1308050.615--63246316940-2640-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field322111.656
224Florida Marlins1297554.5814.55665214532-3143-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium331716.515
359New York Mets1307060.53810.06065693731-3539-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium321814.563
4815Montreal Expos1296465.49615.5562592-3027-3637-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium331419.424
51428Philadelphia Phillies1274780.37031.5526697-17121-4426-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium352114.600
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1610Houston Astros1306961.531--6175368131-3238-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome321517.469
2712Pittsburgh Pirates1326765.5083.0581626-4532-3535-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium301218.400
31122St. Louis Cardinals1305971.45410.0518516226-4033-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II321418.438
41223Cincinnati Reds1295871.45010.5508611-10326-3832-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field331815.545
51325Chicago Cubs1315378.40516.5543609-6619-4734-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field311516.484
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Los Angeles Dodgers1327359.553--5784908833-3340-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium301515.500
247San Francisco Giants1317259.5500.5623628-534-3138-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point311813.581
3920Colorado Rockies1326270.47011.0731757-2627-4235-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field30219.700
41019San Diego Padres1326270.47011.0656719-6332-3530-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium301416.467


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Larry CasianP31.301Released by Royals. 
Matt DuffP22.323Purchased by Pirates from Springfield (Frontier). 
Aaron GuielRF-LF24.324Traded by Angels to Padres for C Angelo Encarnacion 
Angel MirandaP27.289Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.