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Wednesday, May 28,1997

Wednesday, May 28,1997

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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 1997-05-28 Philadelphia Phillies 0 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Kent Mercker Garrett Stephenson Jeff Shaw 15,451 2:00
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 New York Mets 7 Montreal Expos 0 box | pbp Stade Olympique Bobby Jones Pedro Martinez -- 14,932 2:15
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Chicago Cubs 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Steve Cooke Terry Mulholland -- 10,198 2:14
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Chicago White Sox 3 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Aaron Sele Wilson Alvarez Heathcliff Slocumb 28,078 2:49
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Baltimore Orioles 8 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jimmy Key Brian Moehler Shawn Boskie 10,692 2:56
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Cleveland Indians 10 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Paul Assenmacher Tim Belcher -- 13,380 2:55
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Milwaukee Brewers 1 Minnesota Twins 3 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Brad Radke Scott Karl Rick Aguilera 14,118 2:28
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Anaheim Angels 14 Oakland Athletics 10 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Troy Percival Mike Mohler -- 8,148 3:17
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 Texas Rangers 0 Seattle Mariners 5 box | pbp Kingdome Randy Johnson Darren Oliver -- 26,016 2:34
1997 reg season 1997-05-28 New York Yankees 6 Toronto Blue Jays 4 box | pbp Rogers Centre David Wells Juan Guzman Mariano Rivera 32,338 3:08
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 49 34 15 .694 0.0 279 189 90 W3 17-8 17-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Indians)
1997 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 51 27 24 .529 8.0 283 228 55 W1 14-10 13-14 2 6 12 -- Lost in 1st Round (Indians)
1997 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 48 25 23 .521 8.5 182 205 -23 L2 13-9 12-14 3 7 14 -- dnq
1997 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 50 23 27 .460 11.5 258 237 21 L1 9-15 14-12 4 9 18 -- dnq
1997 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 48 21 27 .438 12.5 251 261 -10 W3 11-16 10-11 5 12 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 49 27 22 .551 0.0 286 264 22 W1 13-13 14-9 1 3 5 Yes Lost World Series (Marlins)
1997 AL Central Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 47 22 25 .468 4.0 226 239 -13 L3 7-18 15-7 2 8 17 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Chicago White Sox franchise | log 48 22 26 .458 4.5 252 265 -13 L1 8-12 14-14 3 10 19 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Kansas City Royals franchise | log 49 22 27 .449 5.0 222 245 -23 L3 11-12 11-15 4 11 20 -- dnq
1997 AL Central Minnesota Twins franchise | log 51 22 29 .431 6.0 250 295 -45 W2 9-13 13-16 5 13 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 West Texas Rangers franchise | log 49 27 22 .551 0.0 241 234 7 L1 12-12 15-10 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Anaheim Angels franchise | log 49 26 23 .531 1.0 267 258 9 W1 10-15 16-8 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1997 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 51 27 24 .529 1.0 312 311 1 W1 16-12 11-12 3 5 13 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 53 21 32 .396 8.0 252 330 -78 L1 11-20 10-12 4 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 East Atlanta Braves franchise | log 50 35 15 .700 0.0 252 160 92 W2 16-9 19-6 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Marlins)
1997 NL East Florida Marlins franchise | log 49 30 19 .612 4.5 217 177 40 W1 12-13 18-6 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Indians)
1997 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 51 28 23 .549 7.5 237 180 57 W1 16-13 12-10 3 4 7 -- dnq
1997 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 50 27 23 .540 8.0 258 243 15 L1 9-14 18-9 4 5 8 -- dnq
1997 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 51 19 32 .373 16.5 179 275 -96 L1 9-17 10-15 5 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 Central Houston Astros franchise | log 51 25 26 .490 0.0 216 201 15 L3 12-17 13-9 1 8 16 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Braves)
1997 NL Central Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 51 25 26 .490 0.0 206 239 -33 W1 15-12 10-14 2 9 15 Yes dnq
1997 NL Central St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 49 21 28 .429 3.0 196 192 4 W1 9-19 12-9 3 10 23 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Chicago Cubs franchise | log 50 19 31 .380 5.5 213 233 -20 L1 9-20 10-11 4 12 26 -- dnq
1997 NL Central Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 51 19 32 .373 6.0 191 261 -70 W1 7-18 12-14 5 13 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 West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 49 29 20 .592 0.0 205 218 -13 W2 11-8 18-12 1 3 4 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Marlins)
1997 NL West Colorado Rockies franchise | log 50 27 23 .540 2.5 304 279 25 L1 12-14 15-9 2 6 9 -- dnq
1997 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 49 26 23 .531 3.0 182 170 12 L1 9-12 17-11 3 7 11 -- dnq
1997 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 49 20 29 .408 9.0 216 244 -28 L4 6-12 14-17 4 11 24 -- dnq
28 record(s)
Transactions
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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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
Paul Wagner Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)