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Saturday September 6,1997This 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 1997-09-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs7BoxMarc PisciottaJohn FrancoTerry Adams
Pittsburgh Pirates13Cincinnati Reds4BoxFrancisco CordovaMike Remlinger(none)
St. Louis Cardinals10Colorado Rockies7BoxDennis EckersleyJeff McCurryMark Petkovsek
St. Louis Cardinals6Colorado Rockies7BoxDarren HolmesCurtis King(none)
Florida Marlins5Los Angeles Dodgers9BoxDarren HallKurt Miller(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5Montreal Expos3BoxCurt SchillingMarc Valdes(none)
Atlanta Braves9San Diego Padres1BoxGreg MadduxSterling Hitchcock(none)
Houston Astros3San Francisco Giants5BoxJulian TavarezBilly WagnerRoberto Hernandez
Milwaukee Brewers2Boston Red Sox10BoxTim WakefieldPete Harnisch(none)
Chicago White Sox7Cleveland Indians9BoxBartolo ColonJames BaldwinJose Mesa
Anaheim Angels5Detroit Tigers7BoxBrian MoehlerAllen WatsonTodd Jones
Oakland Athletics9Kansas City Royals3BoxAndrew LorraineKevin AppierDon Wengert
Seattle Mariners9Minnesota Twins0BoxJeff FasseroRich Robertson(none)
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees1BoxScott EricksonRamiro Mendoza(none)
Texas Rangers1Toronto Blue Jays2BoxPat HentgenJohn BurkettKelvim Escobar

Standings as of 1997-09-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1398851.633--71055215847-2541-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards231013.435
224New York Yankees1407961.5649.574960514440-3039-31L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I22175.773
3817Detroit Tigers1416873.48221.0692690229-4039-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium211110.524
4918Boston Red Sox1426874.47921.5773783-1034-3534-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park201010.500
51019Toronto Blue Jays1416774.47522.0570607-3732-3735-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome21912.429
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Cleveland Indians1377463.540--7537044935-3139-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field241212.500
2611Milwaukee Brewers1407169.5074.5604648-4428-4343-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium21714.333
3716Chicago White Sox1416972.4897.0678728-5031-4238-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II20119.550
41225Kansas City Royals1395782.41018.0650721-7128-4029-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium221012.455
51326Minnesota Twins1405783.40718.5662755-9327-4130-42L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome221111.500
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Seattle Mariners1427963.556--8197437640-3239-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome20119.550
2510Anaheim Angels1427468.5215.07316953633-3941-29L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field201010.500
31120Texas Rangers1426775.47212.0704722-1833-3934-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington201010.500
41428Oakland Athletics1425686.39423.0670825-15525-4831-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum20911.450
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves1428854.620--70851319545-2743-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field20137.650
223Florida Marlins1408357.5934.06335607337-3446-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium22913.409
358New York Mets1407664.54311.06666145233-3843-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium221210.545
4714Montreal Expos1417170.50416.5615639-2430-3941-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium21714.333
51427Philadelphia Phillies1385583.39931.0569733-16424-4731-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium241311.542
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1612Houston Astros1427270.507--6645867833-3939-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome20128.600
2915Pittsburgh Pirates1437073.4902.5631684-5334-3936-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium19910.474
31122St. Louis Cardinals1426676.4656.0591591029-4337-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II20713.350
41223Cincinnati Reds1406377.4508.0561673-11227-4236-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field22139.591
51324Chicago Cubs1425983.41513.0610671-6120-4939-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field20911.450
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Los Angeles Dodgers1428062.563--64753611135-3545-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium20812.400
247San Francisco Giants1427864.5492.0678702-2436-3342-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point20128.600
3813Colorado Rockies1437271.5038.5812807529-4243-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field19118.579
41021San Diego Padres1436776.46913.5709772-6333-3834-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium19910.474