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Saturday, April 5,1997

Saturday, April 5,1997

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Chicago Cubs 5 Atlanta Braves 11 box | pbp Turner Field John Smoltz Larry Casian -- 45,698 2:47
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Cincinnati Reds 3 Florida Marlins 4 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Robb Nen Kevin Jarvis -- 38,598 3:12
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome Sid Fernandez Donovan Osborne Ramon Garcia 25,957 2:54
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Francisco Cordova Chan Ho Park John Ericks 41,099 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Colorado Rockies 15 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique Roger Bailey Rheal Cormier -- 30,919 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Philadelphia Phillies 1 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Sterling Hitchcock Mike Mimbs Trevor Hoffman 44,807 2:39
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 New York Mets 0 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Candlestick Park Joe Roa Barry Manuel Rod Beck 13,768 2:28
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Cleveland Indians 7 Anaheim Angels 5 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chad Ogea Shigetoshi Hasegawa Paul Shuey 23,913 3:09
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Detroit Tigers 15 Chicago White Sox 12 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Willie Blair Tony Castillo Todd Jones 21,956 4:20
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Kansas City Royals 5 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Rich Robertson Chris Haney Rick Aguilera 25,711 3:12
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 New York Yankees 10 Oakland Athletics 5 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dwight Gooden Mike Mohler Mariano Rivera 25,438 3:19
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Boston Red Sox 8 Seattle Mariners 6 box | pbp Kingdome Ricky Trlicek Norm Charlton Heathcliff Slocumb 57,110 3:17
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Baltimore Orioles 9 Texas Rangers 7 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Arthur Rhodes Darren Oliver Randy Myers 39,073 3:34
1997 reg season 1997-04-05 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Rogers Centre Jamie McAndrew Woody Williams Doug Jones 31,226 2:30
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 4 4 0 1.000 0.0 24 17 7 W4 2-0 2-0 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 4 3 1 .750 1.0 24 18 6 W2 3-1 0-0 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 2.0 30 15 15 W1 2-2 0-0 3 6 15 -- Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 2.0 19 14 5 L1 0-0 2-2 4 7 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 2.5 40 43 -3 W2 2-3 0-0 5 9 19 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 5 4 1 .800 0.0 32 24 8 W1 0-0 4-1 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1997 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 1.5 26 25 1 W1 2-2 0-0 2 8 18 -- Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 2.0 9 14 -5 W1 1-2 0-0 3 11 21 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 4 1 3 .250 2.5 26 34 -8 L3 1-1 0-2 4 13 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 4 1 3 .250 2.5 13 18 -5 L1 1-3 0-0 5 12 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 0.0 20 19 1 L1 0-0 2-2 1 4 16 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 0.0 21 25 -4 L1 0-0 2-2 2 5 13 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 3 1 2 .333 0.5 17 16 1 L2 0-0 1-2 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 4 1 3 .250 1.0 17 36 -19 L3 0-0 1-3 4 14 23 -- Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 5 4 1 .800 0.0 27 19 8 W1 0-0 4-1 1 2 5 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 1.0 23 17 6 W3 1-2 2-0 2 5 12 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 1.0 22 26 -4 L2 0-0 3-2 3 6 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 5 1 4 .200 3.0 18 27 -9 L2 1-4 0-0 4 11 26 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 5 1 4 .200 3.0 9 24 -15 L4 1-4 0-0 5 12 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL Central Houston Astros franchise | log 5 4 1 .800 0.0 17 11 6 W2 0-0 4-1 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 1.0 29 25 4 L1 1-1 2-1 2 9 11 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 1.5 16 15 1 W1 2-2 0-0 3 10 14 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 5 0 5 .000 4.0 16 32 -16 L5 0-5 0-0 4 13 27 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 5 0 5 .000 4.0 10 24 -14 L5 0-5 0-0 5 14 28 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 5 4 1 .800 0.0 36 18 18 W2 0-0 4-1 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 4 3 1 .750 0.5 17 14 3 W3 0-0 3-1 2 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 1.0 34 24 10 W3 3-2 0-0 3 8 10 -- dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 1.0 13 11 2 L1 0-0 3-2 4 7 9 -- dnq
28 record(s)