Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

Baseball on Wednesday, May 07, 1997

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Pittsburgh Pirates14Colorado Rockies3BoxMarc Wilkins (2-0)Mark Thompson (3-3)COL  A Galarraga 2 (7)  PIT  K Elster (5), J Guillen (3), J Kendall (1), A Martin (2), J Randa (2)Al Martin (18.1)
Atlanta Braves3Florida Marlins2BoxPaul Byrd (2-0)Jay Powell (0-1)ATL  F McGriff (5)Edgar Renteria (43.4)
New York Mets4Houston Astros1BoxArmando Reynoso (2-0)Tom Martin (1-1)HOU  J Bagwell (10)  NYN  B Huskey (4)Butch Huskey (37.5)
Cincinnati Reds2Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxRamon Martinez (3-2)Pete Schourek (2-3)CIN  R Sanders (4)Billy Ashley (20.1)
Chicago Cubs3San Diego Padres6BoxWill Cunnane (1-1)Frank Castillo (1-5)CHN  M Hubbard (1)  SDN  J Flaherty (3)Steve Finley (17.5)
Montreal Expos19San Francisco Giants3BoxJeff Juden (3-0)Osvaldo Fernandez (3-3)MON  M Lansing 2 (4), H Rodriguez (8), R White (8)Henry Rodriguez (57.4)
Philadelphia Phillies7St. Louis Cardinals14BoxJohn Frascatore (2-1)Reggie Harris (0-2)PHI  G Jefferies (1)  SLN  G Gaetti (2), R Gant (5), R Lankford (5)John Mabry (29.1)
Los Angeles Angels0Baltimore Orioles3BoxJimmy Key (6-0)Allen Watson (1-3)BAL  C Hoiles (4)Cal Ripken (13.1)
Minnesota Twins3Boston Red Sox11BoxAaron Sele (4-1)Brad Radke (2-2)BOS  S Hatteberg 2 (2), R Jefferson 2 (5)Scott Hatteberg (17.5)
Toronto Blue Jays1Cleveland Indians7BoxJack McDowell (3-2)Robert Person (0-2)CLE  T Fernandez (3), M Grissom (2), D Justice (10), J Thome (6)David Justice (16.7)
Kansas City Royals3Detroit Tigers12BoxFelipe Lira (1-2)Jim Pittsley (0-3)DET  T Clark (10), T Fryman (7), B Higginson (4)Tony Clark (25.4)
Oakland Athletics0Milwaukee Brewers1BoxMike Fetters (1-0)Steve Montgomery (0-1)NoneJeff Cirillo (17.1)
Texas Rangers2New York Yankees5BoxDavid Cone (4-2)John Burkett (1-2)NYA  T Martinez (14)Luis Sojo (20.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians1614.533--1931867-79-7W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1514.5170.51451545-910-5W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1515.5001.01401469-76-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1320.3944.51481927-126-8L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1019.3455.51221524-86-11L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles219.700--1691128-413-5W2Game Log
New York Yankees1815.5454.51991429-89-7W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1515.5006.01141186-79-8L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1516.4846.51761548-97-7W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1319.4069.01611696-127-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners1912.613--18917510-49-8W2Game Log
Texas Rangers1613.5522.01341257-79-6L2Game Log
Anaheim Angels1416.4674.51421587-97-7L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1518.4555.01471967-128-6L1Game Log
National League
CentralWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros1815.545--1351177-711-8L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1715.5310.511913611-96-6W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1517.4692.51211155-1210-5W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1022.3127.51121865-155-7L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs823.2589.01151594-154-8L1Game Log
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves239.719--1578910-513-4W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1714.5485.51681478-109-4W2Game Log
Florida Marlins1715.5316.01201184-1113-4L2Game Log
New York Mets1617.4857.51541318-98-8W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1021.32312.51141677-123-9L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Colorado Rockies2110.677--2121659-412-6L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1912.6132.01111208-411-8L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1813.5813.01161056-512-8W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1218.4008.51221214-78-11W1Game Log

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