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Friday, August 22,1997

Friday, August 22,1997

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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 1997-08-22 Cincinnati Reds 2 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Turner Field Greg Maddux Mike Remlinger -- 48,937 2:42
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Montreal Expos 1 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Steve Trachsel Steve Kline Terry Adams 29,454 2:31
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 St. Louis Cardinals 7 Florida Marlins 3 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Matt Morris Tony Saunders -- 26,650 2:57
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Colorado Rockies 1 Houston Astros 9 box | pbp Astrodome Darryl Kile John Thomson -- 33,061 2:49
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 San Diego Padres 8 New York Mets 9 box | pbp Shea Stadium John Franco Doug Bochtler -- 20,229 4:10
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Antonio Osuna Ricky Bottalico Todd Worrell 21,060 2:37
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 San Francisco Giants 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Steve Cooke Kirk Rueter Rich Loiselle 18,562 2:14
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Boston Red Sox 5 Anaheim Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Allen Watson Bret Saberhagen Troy Percival 24,977 3:25
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Minnesota Twins 1 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Scott Erickson Bob Tewksbury Randy Myers 47,785 2:13
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Roger Clemens Jose Rosado Kelvim Escobar 29,604 2:35
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Detroit Tigers 16 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Brian Moehler Steve Woodard Eddie Gaillard 14,423 3:21
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Cleveland Indians 5 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Jaret Wright Ariel Prieto Jose Mesa 11,451 3:08
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 New York Yankees 5 Seattle Mariners 9 box | pbp Kingdome Jeff Fassero Kenny Rogers -- 57,351 2:58
1997 reg season 1997-08-22 Chicago White Sox 8 Texas Rangers 17 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Darren Oliver Jaime Navarro -- 33,353 3:08
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 125 81 44 .648 0.0 643 482 161 W3 44-22 37-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 127 76 51 .598 6.0 686 532 154 L1 38-25 38-26 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 129 64 65 .496 19.0 725 703 22 L2 31-30 33-35 3 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 127 61 66 .480 21.0 512 539 -27 W1 30-34 31-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 127 60 67 .472 22.0 638 637 1 W2 26-35 34-32 5 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 AL Central Cleveland Indians franchise | log 125 66 59 .528 0.0 670 642 28 W1 31-28 35-31 1 5 11 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 128 63 65 .492 4.5 622 652 -30 L1 28-35 35-30 2 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 127 62 65 .488 5.0 550 602 -52 L2 25-41 37-24 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 125 52 73 .416 14.0 571 635 -64 L3 25-37 27-36 4 12 24 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 126 52 74 .413 14.5 598 671 -73 L1 26-37 26-37 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 128 72 56 .563 0.0 728 659 69 W3 36-29 36-27 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 129 70 59 .543 2.5 683 624 59 W1 31-34 39-25 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 128 61 67 .477 11.0 626 650 -24 W1 30-32 31-35 3 10 18 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 129 51 78 .395 21.5 602 739 -137 L1 23-43 28-35 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 128 79 49 .617 0.0 618 454 164 W3 40-26 39-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 126 73 53 .579 5.0 555 517 38 L1 32-30 41-23 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 127 69 58 .543 9.5 594 554 40 W1 31-35 38-23 3 5 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 126 62 64 .492 16.0 548 574 -26 L1 25-35 37-29 4 8 15 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 123 45 78 .366 31.5 506 683 -177 L2 21-44 24-34 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 128 68 60 .531 0.0 611 529 82 W2 31-32 37-28 1 6 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 128 64 64 .500 4.0 560 605 -45 W1 32-35 32-29 2 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 127 59 68 .465 8.5 516 504 12 W1 26-38 33-30 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 125 55 70 .440 11.5 486 587 -101 L2 23-37 32-33 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 128 51 77 .398 17.0 523 596 -73 W1 19-47 32-30 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 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 128 71 57 .555 0.0 606 612 -6 L1 33-29 38-28 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 128 70 58 .547 1.0 558 480 78 W2 30-32 40-26 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 128 61 67 .477 10.0 714 738 -24 L2 26-41 35-26 3 9 20 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 128 61 67 .477 10.0 643 692 -49 L1 31-32 30-35 4 10 19 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mike Perez -- Hist Released by Royals
Bret Saberhagen Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
Brian Moehler Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)