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Saturday, May 10,1997

Saturday, May 10,1997

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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 1997-05-10 Houston Astros 4 Florida Marlins 2 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Chris Holt Rick Helling Billy Wagner 42,132 3:04
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Montreal Expos 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Scott Radinsky Dave Veres -- 47,597 2:50
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Colorado Rockies 4 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ricky Bottalico Steve Reed -- 17,629 3:09
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Atlanta Braves 9 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Denny Neagle Jon Lieber -- 34,143 2:36
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Cincinnati Reds 6 San Diego Padres 9 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Sterling Hitchcock Mike Morgan Trevor Hoffman 24,739 3:03
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Chicago Cubs 2 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Kirk Rueter Amaury Telemaco -- 17,074 2:40
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 New York Mets 2 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bobby Jones Alan Benes John Franco 43,747 2:28
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Seattle Mariners 3 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Norm Charlton Randy Myers -- 47,340 3:40
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Texas Rangers 11 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Danny Patterson Heathcliff Slocumb -- 25,084 3:13
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Oakland Athletics 8 Chicago White Sox 9 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Al Levine Billy Taylor -- 28,816 3:31
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Cleveland Indians 0 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Omar Olivares Bartolo Colon -- 30,578 2:45
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Anaheim Angels 3 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Doug Jones Rich DeLucia -- 15,240 3:38
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Toronto Blue Jays 6 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Roger Clemens Greg Swindell Tim Crabtree 20,932 3:09
1997 reg season 1997-05-10 Kansas City Royals 2 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ramiro Mendoza Kevin Appier Mariano Rivera 25,007 2:51
14 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 33 22 11 .667 0.0 186 126 60 L2 8-4 14-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 36 20 16 .556 3.5 214 155 59 W1 9-8 11-8 2 4 8 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 4.0 128 126 2 W3 9-7 9-8 3 6 11 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 34 15 19 .441 7.5 189 180 9 L3 8-9 7-10 4 9 19 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 35 14 21 .400 9.0 167 178 -11 W1 6-12 8-9 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 31 17 14 .548 0.0 154 161 -7 W3 5-9 12-5 1 5 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 1.0 201 196 5 L1 8-8 9-8 2 8 15 -- Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 1.0 153 156 -3 L1 11-8 6-8 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 4.5 144 168 -24 W3 4-8 9-11 4 12 22 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 36 14 22 .389 5.5 163 209 -46 L2 8-12 6-10 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 34 21 13 .618 0.0 203 192 11 W2 12-5 9-8 1 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 2.0 154 136 18 W2 9-8 9-6 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 6.0 149 167 -18 L4 7-11 7-7 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 36 15 21 .417 7.0 163 218 -55 L4 7-15 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 35 24 11 .686 0.0 167 106 61 W1 11-7 13-4 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 35 19 16 .543 5.0 130 125 5 L1 4-11 15-5 2 7 12 -- Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 6.0 170 154 16 L2 8-12 9-4 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 6.5 168 138 30 W2 10-10 8-8 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 34 12 22 .353 11.5 124 178 -54 W2 7-13 5-9 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 36 20 16 .556 0.0 145 124 21 W1 8-8 12-8 1 5 9 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 35 19 16 .543 0.5 141 153 -12 L1 12-9 7-7 2 6 13 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 35 16 19 .457 3.5 130 129 1 L2 5-12 11-7 3 10 18 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 34 11 23 .324 8.0 125 197 -72 L1 6-16 5-7 4 13 27 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 34 10 24 .294 9.0 128 168 -40 L1 6-16 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 34 21 13 .618 0.0 225 183 42 L4 9-6 12-7 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.5 123 107 16 W3 6-5 14-8 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.5 118 127 -9 W1 8-4 12-9 3 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 7.5 135 140 -5 W1 4-7 9-13 4 11 24 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Pete Laforest -- Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1997-1997 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Rich Sauveur Chicago Cubs Hist Sold by Tabasco (Mexican) to Chicago Cubs
2 record(s)