1997 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

79-83 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1997 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 79-83 record. They went 43-38 at home and 36-45 on the road.

What division did the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the Central Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates went 24-24 against their NL Central opponents.

What was the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
St. Louis Cardinals 9-3 75% +25
Houston Astros 6-6 50% -8
Chicago Cubs 5-7 41.7% -3
Cincinnati Reds 4-8 33.3% -12

What was the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

The 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in July, when they went 16-12 and had a 57.1% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 11-16 and had a 40.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 12-13 48% -32
May 14-14 50% +5
June 11-16 40.7% -16
July 16-12 57.1% +1
August 15-14 51.7% -11
September 11-14 44% +18

Did the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

No, the Pirates didn't make the Postseason in 1997.

What was the run differential for the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of -35. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 77.5 wins, or a 78-84 record in the regular season.

How did the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates went 25-23.

How did the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates went 6-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1997 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1997 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1997 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 1, 1997 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2
Thu, Apr 3, 1997 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 7
Fri, Apr 4, 1997 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Apr 5, 1997 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Sun, Apr 6, 1997 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Apr 7, 1997 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Tue, Apr 8, 1997 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 0
Wed, Apr 9, 1997 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 11, 1997 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Apr 13, 1997 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 14
Tue, Apr 15, 1997 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Wed, Apr 16, 1997 vs San Diego Padres Loss 5 - 7
Thu, Apr 17, 1997 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Fri, Apr 18, 1997 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Apr 19, 1997 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 5
Sun, Apr 20, 1997 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 3
Mon, Apr 21, 1997 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 10
Wed, Apr 23, 1997 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 24, 1997 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Fri, Apr 25, 1997 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 11
Sat, Apr 26, 1997 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Apr 27, 1997 @ Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 0
Mon, Apr 28, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 4 (12)
Tue, Apr 29, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Apr 30, 1997 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 6
Thu, May 1, 1997 vs San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 2, 1997 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Sat, May 3, 1997 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 0
Sun, May 4, 1997 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 3
Mon, May 5, 1997 @ Florida Marlins Loss 0 - 3
Tue, May 6, 1997 @ Florida Marlins Win 4 - 0
Wed, May 7, 1997 @ Colorado Rockies Win 14 - 3
Thu, May 8, 1997 @ Colorado Rockies Win 10 - 8
Fri, May 9, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Win 9 - 0
Sat, May 10, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 9
Sun, May 11, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 8
Mon, May 12, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 10
Wed, May 14, 1997 vs Colorado Rockies Win 15 - 10
Thu, May 15, 1997 vs Colorado Rockies Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 16, 1997 vs Florida Marlins Loss 1 - 3
Sat, May 17, 1997 vs Florida Marlins Loss 1 - 11
Sun, May 18, 1997 vs Florida Marlins Loss 3 - 5 (10)
Tue, May 20, 1997 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3
Wed, May 21, 1997 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 22, 1997 @ Montreal Expos Win 9 - 3
Fri, May 23, 1997 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 4
Sat, May 24, 1997 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 7
Sun, May 25, 1997 @ Montreal Expos Win 8 - 6
Mon, May 26, 1997 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 2
Tue, May 27, 1997 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 7 - 8
Wed, May 28, 1997 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 30, 1997 vs Montreal Expos Win 10 - 2
Sat, May 31, 1997 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 1, 1997 vs Montreal Expos Win 11 - 2
Mon, Jun 2, 1997 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jun 3, 1997 @ Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jun 4, 1997 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 10
Thu, Jun 5, 1997 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 9 - 3
Fri, Jun 6, 1997 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 4 (10)
Sat, Jun 7, 1997 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 2
Sun, Jun 8, 1997 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jun 10, 1997 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 8
Wed, Jun 11, 1997 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jun 13, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jun 14, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 8
Sun, Jun 15, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 8
Mon, Jun 16, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 6
Tue, Jun 17, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 13
Wed, Jun 18, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 8
Thu, Jun 19, 1997 @ New York Mets Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Jun 20, 1997 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jun 21, 1997 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jun 22, 1997 @ New York Mets Loss 9 - 12 (10)
Mon, Jun 23, 1997 @ Houston Astros Win 6 - 0
Tue, Jun 24, 1997 @ Houston Astros Win 8 - 3
Wed, Jun 25, 1997 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Jun 27, 1997 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 28, 1997 vs New York Mets Loss 3 - 8
Sun, Jun 29, 1997 vs New York Mets Loss 8 - 10
Mon, Jun 30, 1997 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jul 1, 1997 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jul 2, 1997 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 1
Thu, Jul 3, 1997 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 4
Fri, Jul 4, 1997 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 5 (10)
Sat, Jul 5, 1997 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 6, 1997 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 3
Thu, Jul 10, 1997 vs Houston Astros Loss 0 - 7
Fri, Jul 11, 1997 vs Houston Astros Loss 0 - 10
Sat, Jul 12, 1997 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 0 (10)
Sun, Jul 13, 1997 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jul 14, 1997 vs New York Mets Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jul 15, 1997 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 16, 1997 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 7
Thu, Jul 17, 1997 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 9
Fri, Jul 18, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 8
Sat, Jul 19, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 13 - 3
Sun, Jul 20, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 4
Mon, Jul 21, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 22, 1997 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jul 23, 1997 @ San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 9
Thu, Jul 24, 1997 @ San Diego Padres Loss 6 - 8
Fri, Jul 25, 1997 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2
Sat, Jul 26, 1997 @ San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 3
Sun, Jul 27, 1997 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 6 (13)
Sun, Jul 27, 1997 @ San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 7
Mon, Jul 28, 1997 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jul 29, 1997 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Jul 31, 1997 vs Colorado Rockies Win 4 - 1
Fri, Aug 1, 1997 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 6 - 7
Sat, Aug 2, 1997 vs Colorado Rockies Win 6 - 5
Sun, Aug 3, 1997 vs Colorado Rockies Win 8 - 4
Mon, Aug 4, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 0 - 6
Tue, Aug 5, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 4
Wed, Aug 6, 1997 vs Florida Marlins Loss 3 - 12
Thu, Aug 7, 1997 vs Florida Marlins Win 5 - 1
Fri, Aug 8, 1997 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Aug 9, 1997 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 7 - 8
Sun, Aug 10, 1997 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 7 - 8
Tue, Aug 12, 1997 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 2
Wed, Aug 13, 1997 @ Atlanta Braves Win 2 - 1
Fri, Aug 15, 1997 @ Florida Marlins Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Aug 16, 1997 @ Florida Marlins Win 10 - 5