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Thursday, July 24,1997

Thursday, July 24,1997

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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 1997-07-24 Chicago Cubs 1 Colorado Rockies 7 box | pbp Coors Field Jamey Wright Steve Trachsel -- 48,294 2:40
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Montreal Expos 5 Houston Astros 10 box | pbp Astrodome Tom Martin Anthony Telford -- 23,889 2:55
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 New York Mets 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Reed Mark Guthrie John Franco 53,655 2:34
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 San Diego Padres 8 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Jim Bruske Clint Sodowsky Trevor Hoffman 18,715 2:49
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Philadelphia Phillies 7 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Wayne Gomes Joe Roa Ricky Bottalico 13,520 3:23
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Oakland Athletics 0 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Jeff Suppan Brad Rigby Heathcliff Slocumb 29,312 2:22
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Texas Rangers 1 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Matt Karchner Ken Hill Roberto Hernandez 25,899 2:35
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Seattle Mariners 11 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Progressive Field Randy Johnson Terry Clark -- 42,984 2:50
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Kansas City Royals 5 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Ricky Bones Dave Stevens Jeff Montgomery 21,533 2:30
1997 reg season 1997-07-24 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Rogers Centre Woody Williams Jose Mercedes Kelvim Escobar 30,114 2:40
10 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 98 61 37 .622 0.0 511 390 121 W3 33-17 28-20 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 99 58 41 .586 3.5 531 407 124 W3 29-21 29-20 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 97 48 49 .495 12.5 384 408 -24 W3 25-20 23-29 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 99 47 52 .475 14.5 512 500 12 W2 19-28 28-24 4 8 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 101 47 54 .465 15.5 551 551 0 W1 24-25 23-29 5 10 20 -- 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 95 52 43 .547 0.0 522 502 20 L2 26-22 26-21 1 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 100 51 49 .510 3.5 498 503 -5 W1 24-28 27-21 2 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 97 45 52 .464 8.0 416 471 -55 L4 16-34 29-18 3 11 21 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 99 45 54 .455 9.0 485 511 -26 L2 22-25 23-29 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 96 40 56 .417 12.5 437 482 -45 W2 20-30 20-26 5 13 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 101 57 44 .564 0.0 594 553 41 W2 28-22 29-22 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 99 54 45 .545 2.0 518 482 36 L2 23-27 31-18 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 100 47 53 .470 9.5 488 492 -4 L4 20-26 27-27 3 9 19 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 103 41 62 .398 17.0 499 607 -108 L1 19-35 22-27 4 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 NL East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 102 64 38 .627 0.0 520 377 143 L2 33-19 31-19 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 99 57 42 .576 5.5 431 407 24 W1 27-24 30-18 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 101 58 43 .574 5.5 485 432 53 W2 26-26 32-17 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 99 52 47 .525 10.5 442 443 -1 L2 21-25 31-22 4 6 11 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 99 30 69 .303 32.5 386 586 -200 W1 13-39 17-30 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 102 54 48 .529 0.0 463 417 46 W6 28-27 26-21 1 5 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 101 49 52 .485 4.5 423 476 -53 L3 25-27 24-25 2 9 16 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 100 48 52 .480 5.0 424 401 23 L2 21-28 27-24 3 10 17 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 99 43 56 .434 9.5 380 470 -90 L1 18-31 25-25 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 102 43 59 .422 11.0 435 462 -27 L1 16-35 27-24 5 13 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 West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 102 57 45 .559 0.0 470 487 -17 L1 25-24 32-21 1 4 7 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 102 53 49 .520 4.0 451 394 57 L2 22-26 31-23 2 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 102 50 52 .490 7.0 537 566 -29 W5 26-23 24-29 3 8 15 -- dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 102 47 55 .461 10.0 586 602 -16 W2 22-33 25-22 4 11 22 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
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  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Blas Minor Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1997-1997 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Terry Pendleton -- Hist Released by Reds
Robin Ventura Chicago White Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)