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Wednesday, October 15,1997

Wednesday, October 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 playoffs 1997-10-15 Cleveland Indians 1 Baltimore Orioles 0 box | pbp Oriole Park at Camden Yards Brian Anderson Armando Benitez Jose Mesa 49,075 3:52
1 record(s)
1997 Final Standings
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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 162 98 64 .605 0.0 812 681 131 W2 52-29 46-35 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 162 96 66 .593 2.0 891 688 203 W5 49-33 47-33 2 2 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 162 79 83 .488 19.0 784 790 -6 L5 37-44 42-39 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 162 78 84 .481 20.0 851 857 -6 L3 39-42 39-42 4 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 162 76 86 .469 22.0 654 694 -40 W4 34-47 42-39 5 11 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 161 86 75 .534 0.0 868 815 53 L2 42-38 44-37 1 4 9 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 161 80 81 .497 6.0 779 833 -54 W1 35-45 45-36 2 6 13 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 161 78 83 .484 8.0 681 742 -61 L2 31-50 47-33 3 8 16 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 162 68 94 .420 18.5 772 861 -89 W2 33-48 35-46 4 12 26 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 161 67 94 .416 19.0 747 820 -73 L1 34-47 33-47 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 162 90 72 .556 0.0 925 833 92 L1 45-36 45-36 1 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 162 84 78 .519 6.0 829 794 35 L1 38-42 46-36 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 162 77 85 .475 13.0 807 823 -16 W1 38-43 39-42 3 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 162 65 97 .401 25.0 764 946 -182 W1 30-51 35-46 4 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 162 101 61 .623 0.0 791 581 210 L2 51-30 50-31 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 162 92 70 .568 9.0 740 669 71 L4 40-41 52-29 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 162 88 74 .543 13.0 777 709 68 W2 38-43 50-31 3 5 7 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 162 78 84 .481 23.0 691 740 -49 L1 33-48 45-36 4 9 17 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 162 68 94 .420 33.0 668 840 -172 W3 30-51 38-43 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 162 84 78 .519 0.0 777 660 117 L1 38-43 46-35 1 6 10 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 162 79 83 .488 5.0 725 760 -35 W1 36-45 43-38 2 8 15 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 162 76 86 .469 8.0 651 764 -113 W1 36-45 40-41 3 10 22 -- dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 162 73 89 .451 11.0 689 708 -19 W2 32-49 41-40 4 12 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 162 68 94 .420 16.0 687 759 -72 L2 26-55 42-39 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 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 162 90 72 .556 0.0 784 793 -9 L1 42-39 48-33 1 3 6 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 162 88 74 .543 2.0 742 645 97 L1 41-40 47-34 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 162 83 79 .512 7.0 923 908 15 W1 36-45 47-34 3 7 12 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 162 76 86 .469 14.0 795 891 -96 W1 37-44 39-42 4 11 21 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Israel Alcantara -- Hist Granted free agency
Jeff Ball -- Hist Granted free agency
Howard Battle -- Hist Granted free agency
Gary Bennett -- Hist Granted free agency
Steve Bieser -- Hist Granted free agency
Chris Brock -- Hist Granted free agency
Scott Brow -- Hist Granted free agency
Casey Candaele -- Hist Granted free agency
Bobby Chouinard -- Hist Granted free agency
Jim Converse -- Hist Granted free agency
John Cummings -- Hist Granted free agency
Alex Diaz -- Hist Granted free agency
Jim Dougherty -- Hist Granted free agency
Dave Eiland -- Hist Granted free agency
John Ericks -- Hist Granted free agency
Vaughn Eshelman Oakland Athletics Hist Claimed on waivers from Red Sox by Athletics
Huck Flener -- Hist Granted free agency
Lou Frazier -- Hist Granted free agency
Shawn Gilbert -- Hist Granted free agency
Jason Grimsley -- Hist Granted free agency
Ken Grundt -- Hist Granted free agency
Joe Hall -- Hist Granted free agency
Todd Haney -- Hist Granted free agency
Greg Hansell -- Hist Granted free agency
Jason Hardtke Chicago Cubs Hist Claimed on waivers from Mets by Cubs
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Denny Harriger -- Hist Granted free agency
Dean Hartgraves -- Hist Granted free agency
Chris Hatcher -- Hist Granted free agency
Gil Heredia -- Hist Granted free agency
Ray Holbert -- Hist Granted free agency
Brian Hunter -- Hist Granted free agency
Tim Hyers -- Hist Granted free agency
Adam Hyzdu -- Hist Granted free agency
Doug Johns -- Hist Granted free agency
Ricardo Jordan -- Hist Granted free agency
Jalal Leach -- Hist Granted free agency
Scott Leius -- Hist Granted free agency
Pat Listach -- Hist Granted free agency
Joey Long -- Hist Granted free agency
Torey Lovullo -- Hist Granted free agency
Larry Luebbers -- Hist Granted free agency
Mike Maddux -- Hist Granted free agency
Barry Manuel -- Hist Granted free agency
Josias Manzanillo -- Hist Granted free agency
Damon Mashore -- Hist Granted free agency
Jamie McAndrew -- Hist Granted free agency
Scott McClain -- Hist Granted free agency
Tom McGraw -- Hist Granted free agency
Rusty Meacham -- Hist Granted free agency
Blas Minor -- Hist Granted free agency
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Steve Mintz -- Hist Granted free agency
Angel Miranda -- Hist Granted free agency
Mike Misuraca -- Hist Granted free agency
Keith Mitchell -- Hist Granted free agency
Russ Morman -- Hist Granted free agency
Chris Nichting -- Hist Granted free agency
Kirt Ojala -- Hist Granted free agency
Donn Pall -- Hist Granted free agency
Craig Paquette -- Hist Granted free agency
Steve Parris -- Hist Granted free agency
Brad Pennington -- Hist Granted free agency
Yorkis Perez -- Hist Granted free agency
J.R. Phillips -- Hist Granted free agency
Scott Pose -- Hist Granted free agency
Curtis Pride -- Hist Granted free agency
Tim Pugh -- Hist Granted free agency
Carlos Reyes -- Hist Granted free agency
Rich Robertson -- Hist Granted free agency
Pete Rose -- Hist Granted free agency
Rico Rossy -- Hist Granted free agency
Matt Ruebel -- Hist Granted free agency
Olmedo Saenz -- Hist Granted free agency
Bob Scanlan -- Hist Granted free agency
Steve Scarsone -- Hist Granted free agency
Steve Schrenk -- Hist Granted free agency
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jon Shave -- Hist Granted free agency
Brian Shouse -- Hist Granted free agency
Joe Siddall -- Hist Granted free agency
Steve Sparks -- Hist Granted free agency
Stan Spencer -- Hist Granted free agency
Jim Tatum -- Hist Granted free agency
Luis Terrero Arizona Diamondbacks Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Ryan Thompson -- Hist Granted free agency
Gary Thurman -- Hist Granted free agency
Andy Tomberlin -- Hist Granted free agency
Ricky Trlicek -- Hist Granted free agency
Carlos Valdez -- Hist Granted free agency
Ben Van Ryn -- Hist Granted free agency
Dave Wainhouse -- Hist Granted free agency
Derrick White -- Hist Granted free agency
Eddie Williams -- Hist Released by Pirates
Mike Williams -- Hist Granted free agency
Shad Williams -- Hist Granted free agency
Shannon Withem -- Hist Granted free agency
Steve Wojciechowski -- Hist Granted free agency
Eddie Zosky -- Hist Granted free agency
96 record(s)