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Monday, April 28,1997

Monday, April 28,1997

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 Atlanta Braves 14 box | pbp Turner Field Tom Glavine Ramon Martinez -- 28,357 2:48
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 Montreal Expos 2 Chicago Cubs 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Terry Mulholland Dustin Hermanson Mel Rojas 18,755 2:31
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 New York Mets 15 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Rick Reed John Smiley -- 15,572 2:44
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 San Diego Padres 9 Florida Marlins 12 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Felix Heredia Tim Scott Robb Nen 16,528 3:42
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 Colorado Rockies 7 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome Jeff McCurry Billy Wagner Bruce Ruffin 13,510 3:35
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Marc Wilkins Mike Mimbs -- 12,017 3:41
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 San Francisco Giants 2 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Andy Benes William VanLandingham Dennis Eckersley 21,803 3:15
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 Texas Rangers 8 Milwaukee Brewers 14 box | pbp County Stadium Ben McDonald Darren Oliver -- 7,459 3:27
1997 reg season 1997-04-28 Seattle Mariners 5 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jeff Nelson Bobby Ayala Mariano Rivera 20,054 3:25
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 21 14 7 .667 0.0 114 87 27 L1 5-4 9-3 1 1 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 3.0 131 117 14 W1 7-7 5-4 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 25 13 12 .520 3.0 148 112 36 W3 7-7 6-5 3 6 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 4.0 93 87 6 L1 5-4 5-7 4 11 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 25 10 15 .400 6.0 130 148 -18 L1 5-9 5-6 5 13 23 -- 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 Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 0.0 104 111 -7 W3 3-6 8-4 1 4 9 Yes dnq
1997 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 23 11 12 .478 1.0 148 157 -9 L2 7-7 4-5 2 9 17 -- Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 1.0 106 103 3 W1 7-6 3-5 3 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 1.5 117 136 -19 L5 5-8 6-5 4 12 20 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 23 7 16 .304 5.0 102 131 -29 L2 4-8 3-8 5 14 27 -- 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 Seattle Mariners franchise | log 25 15 10 .600 0.0 152 143 9 L1 8-3 7-7 1 2 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 22 13 9 .591 0.5 103 94 9 L1 6-4 7-5 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 2.5 117 120 -3 W1 4-4 7-7 3 8 15 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 2.5 113 132 -19 L1 4-6 8-6 4 7 13 -- 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 23 18 5 .783 0.0 126 64 62 W4 6-4 12-1 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 23 14 9 .609 4.0 99 90 9 W4 3-7 11-2 2 4 5 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 6.5 103 109 -6 L2 4-7 7-4 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 24 10 14 .417 8.5 107 94 13 W2 5-8 5-6 4 9 21 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 22 7 15 .318 10.5 77 109 -32 L2 5-8 2-7 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 24 14 10 .583 0.0 104 83 21 L3 7-5 7-5 1 5 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 1.5 88 109 -21 W2 7-6 5-5 2 6 10 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 23 9 14 .391 4.5 71 78 -7 W2 4-10 5-4 3 11 24 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 23 7 16 .304 6.5 90 153 -63 L1 2-12 5-4 4 13 26 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 23 5 18 .217 8.5 76 114 -38 W1 2-10 3-8 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 Colorado Rockies franchise | log 22 16 6 .727 0.0 159 112 47 W1 9-3 7-3 1 3 3 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 22 16 6 .727 0.0 81 66 15 L1 7-2 9-4 2 2 2 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 5.0 75 81 -6 L4 3-5 8-6 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 22 9 13 .409 7.0 97 91 6 L6 3-5 6-8 4 10 22 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Eric Anthony Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Andy Benes St. Louis Cardinals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Billy Brewer Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)