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MLB Games on Wednesday August 27, 1997

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Houston AstrosNL6Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP1333,019Turner FieldNight4:28John HudekPaul ByrdJose LimaBagwell, Carr, Graffanino
Florida MarlinsNL4Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP917,917Wrigley FieldDay3:01Robb NenTerry Adams---Conine, Orie
Cincinnati RedsNL5Colorado RockiesNL7Box | PBP948,032Coors FieldDay2:36John ThomsonMike RemlingerJerry DiPotoBurks, Castilla, Galarraga, Sanders
San Francisco GiantsNL6New York MetsNL15Box | PBP923,373Shea StadiumDay3:17Jason IsringhausenJulian Tavarez------
San Diego PadresNL6Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP1216,156Veterans StadiumDay4:19Wayne GomesJim Bruske---Caminiti
Los Angeles DodgersNL9Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP948,032Three Rivers StadiumDay2:36Dennys ReyesSteve Cooke---Piazza (2), Ward
Montreal ExposNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP927,488Busch Stadium IINight2:43John FrascatoreAnthony TelfordRigo BeltranBell
Cleveland IndiansAL10Anaheim AngelsAL4Box | PBP920,140Edison International FieldNight3:03Jaret WrightAllen Watson---Grissom, Howell, Williams
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Baltimore OriolesAL7Box | PBP943,750Oriole Park at Camden YardsNight2:49Arthur RhodesHector Carrasco---Davis, Palmeiro (2)
Texas RangersAL7Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP910,866County StadiumDay2:57Darren OliverSteve Woodard---Greer, Voigt
Detroit TigersAL0Minnesota TwinsAL2Box | PBP910,441Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:13Bob TewksburyBrian Moehler------
New York YankeesAL7Oakland AthleticsAL8Box | PBP918,079Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight3:58T.J. MathewsJeff Nelson---Magadan, Stairs, Young
Boston Red SoxAL9Seattle MarinersAL5Box | PBP934,633The KingdomeDay3:30John WasdinJeff FasseroTom GordonGarciaparra, Martinez, O'Leary, Rodriguez, Sorrento
Chicago White SoxAL2Toronto Blue JaysAL13Box | PBP930,219SkyDomeNight2:34Pat HentgenDoug Drabek---Carter, Delgado (2), Santiago
14 record(s)
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 Wednesday, August 27, 1997

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1298445.651-66449516944-2240-23331419.424
AL East223New York Yankees1317853.5957.072455516940-2738-26311813.581
AL East3714Boston Red Sox1346767.50019.57497321734-3233-35281117.393
AL East4917Toronto Blue Jays1316467.48921.0547562-1532-3432-33311219.387
AL East51121Detroit Tigers1326171.46224.5649664-1527-3934-32301812.600
AL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL Central1511Cleveland Indians1296861.527-6956623333-3035-31321814.563
AL Central2613Milwaukee Brewers1326666.5003.5580623-4325-4141-25291217.414
AL Central3816Chicago White Sox1326567.4924.5643684-4130-3735-30291514.517
AL Central41224Minnesota Twins1315477.41215.0619690-7126-3928-38311417.452
AL Central51325Kansas City Royals1295376.41115.0592663-7126-3827-38321418.438
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Seattle Mariners1337459.556-7626927036-2938-30291613.552
AL West248Anaheim Angels1337261.5412.07036455831-3441-27291217.414
AL West31019Texas Rangers1336370.47411.0659680-2131-3432-36291415.483
AL West41427Oakland Athletics1335380.39821.0620772-15223-4330-37291217.414
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Atlanta Braves1328151.614-64347516840-2641-25302010.667
NL East224Florida Marlins1317754.5883.55815245734-3143-23311516.484
NL East359New York Mets1327161.53810.06235814231-3540-26301713.567
NL East4815Montreal Expos1316566.49615.5572601-2928-3737-29311318.419
NL East51428Philadelphia Phillies1294980.38030.5537705-16821-4428-36331914.576
NL Central
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL Central1610Houston Astros1327062.530-6295478232-3338-29301416.467
NL Central2712Pittsburgh Pirates1346767.5004.0590641-5132-3535-32281216.429
NL Central31122St. Louis Cardinals1326072.45510.0527526126-4034-32301317.433
NL Central41223Cincinnati Reds1315873.44311.5518627-10926-4032-33311813.581
NL Central51326Chicago Cubs1335380.39817.5546624-7819-4734-33291514.517
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135Los Angeles Dodgers1347559.560-5934999435-3340-26281315.464
NL West247San Francisco Giants1337360.5491.5635645-1035-3238-28291712.586
NL West3918Colorado Rockies1346470.47811.0747767-2027-4237-2828199.679
NL West41020San Diego Padres1346272.46313.0664730-6632-3730-35281414.500
28 record(s)
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