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Wednesday, May 7,1997

Wednesday, May 7,1997

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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 1997-05-07 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 Colorado Rockies 3 box | pbp Coors Field Marc Wilkins Mark Thompson -- 48,056 3:11
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Atlanta Braves 3 Florida Marlins 2 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Paul Byrd Jay Powell Mike Bielecki 26,838 2:56
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 New York Mets 4 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Armando Reynoso Tom Martin John Franco 12,574 2:55
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Cincinnati Reds 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Ramon Martinez Pete Schourek Todd Worrell 28,303 2:41
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Chicago Cubs 3 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Will Cunnane Frank Castillo Trevor Hoffman 13,622 2:54
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Montreal Expos 19 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Jeff Juden Osvaldo Fernandez -- 9,598 3:19
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Philadelphia Phillies 7 St. Louis Cardinals 14 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Frascatore Reggie Harris -- 23,388 3:28
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Anaheim Angels 0 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Jimmy Key Allen Watson Randy Myers 43,858 2:43
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Minnesota Twins 3 Boston Red Sox 11 box | pbp Fenway Park Aaron Sele Brad Radke -- 19,075 3:05
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Cleveland Indians 7 box | pbp Progressive Field Jack McDowell Robert Person -- 42,463 2:40
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Kansas City Royals 3 Detroit Tigers 12 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Felipe Lira Jim Pittsley -- 7,949 3:05
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Oakland Athletics 0 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Fetters Steve Montgomery Doug Jones 10,044 3:20
1997 reg season 1997-05-07 Texas Rangers 2 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I David Cone John Burkett Mariano Rivera 18,778 2:55
13 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 30 21 9 .700 0.0 169 112 57 W2 8-4 13-5 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 4.5 199 142 57 W2 9-8 9-7 2 4 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 6.0 114 118 -4 L1 6-7 9-8 3 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 6.5 176 154 22 W1 8-9 7-7 4 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 9.0 161 169 -8 W1 6-12 7-7 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 Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 30 16 14 .533 0.0 193 186 7 W2 7-7 9-7 1 5 11 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 0.5 145 154 -9 W1 5-9 10-5 2 6 14 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 30 15 15 .500 1.0 140 146 -6 L1 9-7 6-8 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 4.5 148 192 -44 L2 7-12 6-8 4 13 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 29 10 19 .345 5.5 122 152 -30 L1 4-8 6-11 5 14 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 0.0 189 175 14 W2 10-4 9-8 1 2 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 2.0 134 125 9 L2 7-7 9-6 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 4.5 142 158 -16 L2 7-9 7-7 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.0 147 196 -49 L1 7-12 8-6 4 11 21 -- 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 32 23 9 .719 0.0 157 89 68 W1 10-5 13-4 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 5.5 168 147 21 W2 8-10 9-4 2 5 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 6.0 120 118 2 L2 4-11 13-4 3 7 12 -- Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 33 16 17 .485 7.5 154 131 23 W1 8-9 8-8 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 31 10 21 .323 12.5 114 167 -53 L1 7-12 3-9 5 12 26 -- 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 33 18 15 .545 0.0 135 117 18 L2 7-7 11-8 1 6 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 0.5 119 136 -17 W2 11-9 6-6 2 8 13 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 2.5 121 115 6 W2 5-12 10-5 3 10 19 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 32 10 22 .313 7.5 112 186 -74 L1 5-15 5-7 4 13 27 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 31 8 23 .258 9.0 115 159 -44 L1 4-15 4-8 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 31 21 10 .677 0.0 212 165 47 L1 9-4 12-6 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 2.0 111 120 -9 L2 8-4 11-8 2 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 3.0 116 105 11 W1 6-5 12-8 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 30 12 18 .400 8.5 122 121 1 W1 4-7 8-11 4 11 23 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Dan Wheeler Tampa Bay Devil Rays Hist Signed out of draft (Central Arizona College)
1 record(s)