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Friday September 12,1997This 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 1997-09-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Colorado Rockies3Atlanta Braves1BoxMike MunozMark WohlersJerry DiPoto
San Francisco Giants1Florida Marlins0BoxKirk RueterLivan HernandezRod Beck
Los Angeles Dodgers3Houston Astros10BoxShane ReynoldsChan Ho Park(none)
Montreal Expos3New York Mets2BoxJose PaniaguaJoe CrawfordUgueth Urbina
Cincinnati Reds4Philadelphia Phillies2BoxMike RemlingerGarrett StephensonJeff Shaw
Cincinnati Reds1Philadelphia Phillies9BoxMark LeiterPete Schourek(none)
Chicago Cubs1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJason SchmidtMiguel BatistaRich Loiselle
San Diego Padres2St. Louis Cardinals4BoxMatt MorrisAndy AshbyDennis Eckersley
Kansas City Royals5Anaheim Angels8BoxPep HarrisRicky BonesTroy Percival
New York Yankees13Baltimore Orioles5BoxRamiro MendozaScott Erickson(none)
Cleveland Indians9Chicago White Sox0BoxJaret WrightDoug Drabek(none)
Boston Red Sox4Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJeff SuppanJeff D'AmicoTom Gordon
Detroit Tigers7Oakland Athletics2BoxGreg KeagleEric LudwickDan Miceli
Toronto Blue Jays3Seattle Mariners7BoxBobby AyalaRoger Clemens(none)
Minnesota Twins5Texas Rangers6BoxJulio SantanaGreg SwindellJohn Wetteland

Standings as of 1997-09-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1448955.618--73059413648-2741-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickOriole Park at Camden Yards1899.500
224New York Yankees1458362.5726.579662617043-3140-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreBob WatsonYankee Stadium I17134.765
3715Detroit Tigers1477275.49018.5716710631-4141-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Randy SmithTiger Stadium1578.467
4917Boston Red Sox1467175.48619.0799797235-3536-40W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jimy WilliamsDan DuquetteFenway Park1679.438
51019Toronto Blue Jays1477077.47620.5600635-3532-4038-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gord AshSkyDome1569.400
RkLgMLBAL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Cleveland Indians1427765.542--7777235436-3241-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HartJacobs Field19910.474
2614Milwaukee Brewers1457273.4976.5618675-5729-4643-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sal BandoCounty Stadium16610.375
3816Chicago White Sox1477275.4907.5699757-5831-4341-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry BevingtonRon SchuelerComiskey Park II1486.571
41225Kansas City Royals1445985.41019.0675746-7129-4130-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonKauffman Stadium1789.471
51327Minnesota Twins1455986.40719.5684781-9727-4332-43L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyTerry RyanHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1798.529
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Seattle Mariners1488266.554--8497707941-3441-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1486.571
2510Anaheim Angels1477671.5175.57567223434-4142-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry CollinsBill BavasiEdison International Field1587.533
31121Texas Rangers1476978.46912.5719741-2233-4236-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Douglas MelvinThe Ballpark in Arlington1587.533
41428Oakland Athletics1486088.40522.0699853-15427-4933-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Monte CrossSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1459.357
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves1469155.623--72451920548-2743-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzTurner Field16106.625
223Florida Marlins1458461.5796.56555857038-3746-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiJoe Robbie Stadium1789.471
359New York Mets1467967.54112.07006406034-3845-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby ValentineSteve PhillipsShea Stadium1697.563
4712Montreal Expos1467472.50717.0634660-2631-4043-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BeattieOlympic Stadium16412.250
51426Philadelphia Phillies1455986.40731.5601758-15727-4832-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Terry FranconaLee ThomasVeterans Stadium1798.529
RkLgMLBNL CentralGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1813Houston Astros1467472.507--6896078234-4140-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gerry HunsickerAstrodome16106.625
2918Pittsburgh Pirates1477176.4833.5645701-5634-4237-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cam BonifayThree Rivers Stadium1587.533
31122St. Louis Cardinals1466878.4666.0610610030-4538-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaWalt JockettyBusch Stadium II16511.313
41223Cincinnati Reds1466680.4528.0579700-12128-4338-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BowdenCinergy Field16106.625
51324Chicago Cubs1476186.41513.5626690-6422-5139-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LynchWrigley Field1578.467
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1997 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135San Francisco Giants1478265.558--699717-1838-3344-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dusty BakerBrian Sabean3Com Park at Candlestick Point1587.533
247Los Angeles Dodgers1478166.5511.06665709635-3646-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1578.467
3611Colorado Rockies1477572.5107.0835826930-4245-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob GebhardCoors Field1587.533
41020San Diego Padres1476978.46913.0722789-6733-3936-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bruce BochyKevin TowersQualcomm Stadium1578.467


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jody Reed2B-SS35.048Granted Free Agency. 
Nathan RuhlP21.058On disabled list