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Monday, June 30,1997

Monday, June 30,1997

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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 1997-06-30 Kansas City Royals 7 Chicago Cubs 8 box | pbp Wrigley Field Marc Pisciotta Ricky Bones Mel Rojas 18,724 3:18
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Kent Mercker Mike Fetters Jeff Shaw 19,866 2:32
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Anaheim Angels 7 Colorado Rockies 11 box | pbp Coors Field Jerry DiPoto Kevin Gross -- 48,359 3:32
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Cleveland Indians 6 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome Jose Mesa Tom Martin Michael Jackson 29,051 3:07
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Texas Rangers 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bobby Witt Ismael Valdez John Wetteland 31,721 2:31
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Chicago White Sox 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jon Lieber Danny Darwin -- 28,070 2:29
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Minnesota Twins 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Matt Morris Rich Robertson Dennis Eckersley 31,994 2:28
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Mike Mussina Calvin Maduro -- 47,837 2:50
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Florida Marlins 8 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Alex Fernandez Tim Wakefield -- 27,127 2:47
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 New York Mets 0 Detroit Tigers 14 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Justin Thompson Mark Clark -- 15,009 2:37
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Atlanta Braves 0 New York Yankees 1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Stanton Mike Bielecki -- 39,887 3:19
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 San Diego Padres 15 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Andy Ashby Don Wengert -- 15,274 3:11
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 San Francisco Giants 8 Seattle Mariners 6 box | pbp Kingdome Rod Beck Norm Charlton Doug Henry 41,231 3:10
1997 reg season 1997-06-30 Montreal Expos 2 Toronto Blue Jays 1 box | pbp Rogers Centre Pedro Martinez Pat Hentgen -- 37,430 2:03
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 78 51 27 .654 0.0 400 289 111 W1 28-14 23-13 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 79 46 33 .582 5.5 435 353 82 W2 23-17 23-16 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 77 37 40 .481 13.5 304 329 -25 L1 20-14 17-26 3 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 78 36 42 .462 15.0 403 366 37 W1 15-21 21-21 4 11 21 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 80 36 44 .450 16.0 437 461 -24 L1 18-21 18-23 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 75 40 35 .533 0.0 426 401 25 W1 19-19 21-16 1 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 79 40 39 .506 2.0 399 404 -5 L1 17-21 23-18 2 6 12 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 77 37 40 .481 4.0 353 374 -21 L1 12-28 25-12 3 8 18 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 77 36 41 .468 5.0 360 369 -9 L3 17-20 19-21 4 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 79 35 44 .443 7.0 393 424 -31 L2 16-20 19-24 5 13 24 -- 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 81 47 34 .580 0.0 470 433 37 L1 24-16 23-18 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 80 41 39 .513 5.5 412 404 8 L2 18-25 23-14 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 79 39 40 .494 7.0 379 385 -6 W1 18-20 21-20 3 7 13 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 83 34 49 .410 14.0 400 497 -97 L1 16-30 18-19 4 14 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 81 52 29 .642 0.0 417 289 128 L1 27-16 25-13 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 80 48 32 .600 3.5 344 307 37 W3 24-19 24-13 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 80 45 35 .563 6.5 368 342 26 W1 16-20 29-15 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 80 45 35 .563 6.5 376 333 43 L1 21-20 24-15 4 4 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 79 23 56 .291 28.0 279 456 -177 L7 10-32 13-24 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 82 40 42 .488 0.0 355 356 -1 L1 19-25 21-17 1 7 14 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 80 39 41 .488 0.0 348 313 35 W3 17-26 22-15 2 8 15 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 80 37 43 .463 2.0 337 380 -43 W1 19-22 18-21 3 10 20 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 80 34 46 .425 5.0 302 387 -85 W1 14-25 20-21 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 81 32 49 .395 7.5 335 369 -34 W1 12-32 20-17 5 13 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 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 81 47 34 .580 0.0 359 373 -14 W2 21-15 26-19 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 82 43 39 .524 4.5 495 462 33 W1 20-23 23-16 2 6 10 -- dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 81 39 42 .481 8.0 329 314 15 L1 13-22 26-20 3 9 16 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 81 36 45 .444 11.0 409 454 -45 W1 18-20 18-25 4 11 23 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jason Alfaro Houston Astros Hist Signed out of draft (Hill College)
Randy Choate New York Yankees Hist Signed out of draft (Florida State)
Joey Nation Atlanta Braves Hist Signed out of draft (Oklahoma HS)
Doug Johns Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1997-1997 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Pete Walker Boston Red Sox Hist Signed to Minor League contract
David Bell St. Louis Cardinals Hist Activated from Disabled List
6 record(s)