1997 Toronto Blue Jays

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Season Overview

76-86 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1997 Toronto Blue Jays

What was the record of the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays?

The Toronto Blue Jays finished the regular season with a 76-86 record. They went 42-39 at home and 34-47 on the road.

What division did the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays play in?

The 1997 Toronto Blue Jays played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays?

During the regular season, the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays went 23-25 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Boston Red Sox 6-6 50% +10
Detroit Tigers 6-6 50% +6
Baltimore Orioles 6-6 50% -10
New York Yankees 5-7 41.7% -14

What was the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays record by month?

The 1997 Toronto Blue Jays had their best month in May, when they went 15-13 and had a 53.6% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 11-16 and had a 40.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 11-12 47.8% +6
May 15-13 53.6% -28
June 11-15 42.3% -3
July 13-15 46.4% -11
August 15-15 50% +6
September 11-16 40.7% -10

Did the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays make the Postseason?

No, the Blue Jays didn't make the Postseason in 1997.

What was the run differential for the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays?

The Toronto Blue Jays finished the regular season with a run differential of -40. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Blue Jays could have been expected to have about 76.6 wins, or a 77-85 record in the regular season.

How did the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays went 30-30.

How did the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays went 5-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1997 Toronto Blue Jays?

The longest losing streak that the Toronto Blue Jays had during the 1997 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1997 Toronto Blue Jays Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 1, 1997 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Wed, Apr 2, 1997 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 1
Fri, Apr 4, 1997 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 2
Sat, Apr 5, 1997 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Apr 6, 1997 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Apr 9, 1997 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 0
Thu, Apr 10, 1997 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 0
Sun, Apr 13, 1997 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Apr 14, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Apr 15, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 7
Wed, Apr 16, 1997 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 3
Thu, Apr 17, 1997 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 4
Fri, Apr 18, 1997 @ Texas Rangers Win 6 - 5
Sat, Apr 19, 1997 @ Texas Rangers Win 6 - 0
Sun, Apr 20, 1997 @ Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 10
Mon, Apr 21, 1997 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 4 - 5 (13)
Tue, Apr 22, 1997 @ Anaheim Angels Win 7 - 6
Wed, Apr 23, 1997 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Fri, Apr 25, 1997 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 8 - 13
Sat, Apr 26, 1997 vs Seattle Mariners Win 4 - 3
Sun, Apr 27, 1997 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Apr 29, 1997 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Wed, Apr 30, 1997 @ Kansas City Royals Win 1 - 0
Thu, May 1, 1997 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 8
Fri, May 2, 1997 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sat, May 3, 1997 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 5
Sun, May 4, 1997 vs Minnesota Twins Win 1 - 0
Mon, May 5, 1997 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 1
Tue, May 6, 1997 vs Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 1 (10)
Wed, May 7, 1997 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 7
Thu, May 8, 1997 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 9, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 1
Sat, May 10, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 4
Sun, May 11, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 2
Mon, May 12, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 12
Tue, May 13, 1997 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 4
Wed, May 14, 1997 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 2
Fri, May 16, 1997 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 17, 1997 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 8
Sun, May 18, 1997 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 8
Tue, May 20, 1997 @ New York Yankees Win 2 - 0
Wed, May 21, 1997 @ New York Yankees Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 23, 1997 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 2 - 12
Sat, May 24, 1997 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 1 - 3
Sun, May 25, 1997 vs Anaheim Angels Win 4 - 3 (11)
Mon, May 26, 1997 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 1
Tue, May 27, 1997 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 15
Wed, May 28, 1997 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 6
Thu, May 29, 1997 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 4
Fri, May 30, 1997 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 7 - 12
Sat, May 31, 1997 @ Oakland Athletics Win 13 - 3
Sun, Jun 1, 1997 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 8
Mon, Jun 2, 1997 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Jun 3, 1997 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Jun 5, 1997 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 6, 1997 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 1
Sat, Jun 7, 1997 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jun 8, 1997 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 7
Tue, Jun 10, 1997 vs Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 3
Wed, Jun 11, 1997 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Jun 13, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jun 14, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 15, 1997 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 11 - 1
Mon, Jun 16, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Jun 17, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 7 - 8
Wed, Jun 18, 1997 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jun 20, 1997 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jun 21, 1997 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jun 22, 1997 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Mon, Jun 23, 1997 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 7
Tue, Jun 24, 1997 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 9
Wed, Jun 25, 1997 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 12 - 13
Thu, Jun 26, 1997 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 0
Fri, Jun 27, 1997 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jun 28, 1997 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jun 29, 1997 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Mon, Jun 30, 1997 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jul 1, 1997 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jul 2, 1997 vs Montreal Expos Win 7 - 6 (13)
Thu, Jul 3, 1997 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 4, 1997 vs New York Yankees Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jul 5, 1997 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 8
Sun, Jul 6, 1997 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jul 10, 1997 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 7 - 8 (11)
Fri, Jul 11, 1997 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jul 12, 1997 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jul 13, 1997 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Mon, Jul 14, 1997 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 5 - 9
Tue, Jul 15, 1997 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 8
Wed, Jul 16, 1997 @ Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 6
Thu, Jul 17, 1997 @ Texas Rangers Win 9 - 1
Fri, Jul 18, 1997 @ Anaheim Angels Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 19, 1997 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jul 20, 1997 @ Anaheim Angels Loss 5 - 9
Tue, Jul 22, 1997 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jul 23, 1997 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 0
Thu, Jul 24, 1997 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jul 25, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 26, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 27, 1997 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Jul 28, 1997 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 1
Mon, Jul 28, 1997 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Jul 29, 1997 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 2
Tue, Jul 29, 1997 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 4
Thu, Jul 31, 1997 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Aug 1, 1997 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 5
Sat, Aug 2, 1997 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 7 - 8
Sun, Aug 3, 1997 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 5
Mon, Aug 4, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Aug 5, 1997 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 3
Wed, Aug 6, 1997 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Thu, Aug 7, 1997 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 0
Fri, Aug 8, 1997 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 3
Sat, Aug 9, 1997 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 10, 1997 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Aug 11, 1997 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 2
Tue, Aug 12, 1997 vs Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 1
Wed, Aug 13, 1997 vs Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 2
Fri, Aug 15, 1997 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Sat, Aug 16, 1997 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Aug 17, 1997 @ Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 5
Mon, Aug 18, 1997 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 5