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Monday, September 15,1997

Monday, September 15,1997

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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 1997-09-15 San Francisco Giants 4 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Turner Field Kerry Ligtenberg Rod Beck -- 38,641 2:46
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Cincinnati Reds 4 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Mike Morgan Geremi Gonzalez Jeff Shaw 20,352 2:31
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Colorado Rockies 7 Florida Marlins 1 box | pbp Sun Life Stadium Jamey Wright Alex Fernandez -- 19,148 3:12
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 San Diego Padres 4 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Pete Smith Mike Hampton Trevor Hoffman 22,566 3:27
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 New York Mets 10 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Cory Lidle Ryan Karp -- 0 3:32
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 New York Mets 1 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Darrin Winston Joe Crawford Ricky Bottalico 14,416 2:21
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Montreal Expos 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Marc Wilkins Anthony Telford -- 7,736 3:11
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Mike Harkey Brady Raggio Darren Dreifort 23,311 4:42
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Minnesota Twins 5 Anaheim Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Pep Harris Mike Trombley -- 13,696 3:20
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Cleveland Indians 5 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Armando Benitez Eric Plunk Randy Myers 41,602 3:15
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Cleveland Indians 4 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Chad Ogea Rick Krivda Jose Mesa 47,110 2:58
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Chicago White Sox 10 Milwaukee Brewers 11 box | pbp County Stadium Cal Eldred Scott Eyre Doug Jones 11,013 3:22
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Boston Red Sox 6 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mariano Rivera Jim Corsi -- 25,873 3:27
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Detroit Tigers 6 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Justin Thompson Mike Oquist Todd Jones 4,651 2:50
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Seattle Mariners 7 box | pbp Kingdome Ken Cloude Woody Williams Heathcliff Slocumb 41,684 2:47
1997 reg season 1997-09-15 Kansas City Royals 11 Texas Rangers 9 box | pbp Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Hipolito Pichardo Danny Patterson Jeff Montgomery 25,377 3:38
16 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 148 91 57 .615 0.0 745 612 133 L1 48-27 43-30 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 148 85 63 .574 6.0 812 640 172 W2 44-32 41-31 2 2 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 150 74 76 .493 18.0 730 722 8 W2 33-42 41-34 3 6 14 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 149 73 76 .490 18.5 809 806 3 L1 37-36 36-40 4 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 150 71 79 .473 21.0 611 648 -37 L2 33-42 38-37 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 146 79 67 .541 0.0 800 740 60 W1 38-34 41-33 1 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 148 73 75 .493 7.0 631 689 -58 W1 29-46 44-29 2 7 15 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 150 73 77 .487 8.0 719 782 -63 L2 31-44 42-33 3 9 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 147 61 86 .415 18.5 691 759 -68 W1 31-42 30-44 4 12 25 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 148 60 88 .405 20.0 703 799 -96 L1 28-45 32-43 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 151 84 67 .556 0.0 862 781 81 W2 41-34 43-33 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 150 78 72 .520 5.5 768 732 36 W2 34-41 44-31 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 150 70 80 .467 13.5 738 766 -28 L2 33-42 37-38 3 11 21 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 151 61 90 .404 23.0 711 867 -156 L2 27-49 34-41 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 149 92 57 .617 0.0 735 537 198 W1 48-27 44-30 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 148 86 62 .581 5.5 669 597 72 L1 38-37 48-25 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 150 82 68 .547 10.5 721 653 68 L1 35-39 47-29 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 149 74 75 .497 18.0 644 675 -31 L3 31-43 43-32 4 8 13 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 149 60 89 .403 32.0 612 778 -166 W1 27-48 33-41 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 149 75 74 .503 0.0 700 616 84 L2 34-41 41-33 1 7 12 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 150 72 78 .480 3.5 653 712 -59 W1 34-42 38-36 2 9 18 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 149 69 80 .463 6.0 592 705 -113 W3 31-43 38-37 3 11 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 149 69 80 .463 6.0 629 629 0 L1 30-45 39-35 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 150 63 87 .420 12.5 634 697 -63 L1 24-51 39-36 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 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 150 83 67 .553 0.0 678 584 94 W2 37-37 46-30 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1997 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 150 82 68 .547 1.0 708 735 -27 L3 38-36 44-32 2 4 7 -- Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 150 78 72 .520 5.0 856 833 23 W5 33-42 45-30 3 6 10 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 150 71 79 .473 12.0 738 805 -67 W1 35-40 36-39 4 10 19 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Joe Borowski New York Yankees Hist Claimed on waivers from Braves by Yankees
Eric Davis Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)